Triple Threat
Covering LA Sports' Big Three: Lakers, Dodgers and Kings
Friday, Oct 24, 2014 at 8:18 PM
Kobe Bryant Talks Steve Nash

Kobe Bryant Talks Steve Nash

Kobe Bryant spoke for the first time since the Lakers announced that Steve Nash would not be taking part in the 2014-15 NBA season. Watch »

Thursday, Oct 23, 2014 at 5:40 PM

Steve Nash Out For 2014/15 Season

Steve Nash Out For 2014/15 Season

Late Thursday, the Los Angeles Lakers confirmed reports that Steve Nash would be unable to play the 2014/15 LA Lakers season due to ongoing nerve issues in his back. Read »

Thursday, Oct 23, 2014 at 2:52 PM

Lakers: Jeanie Buss Defends Kobe Bryant

Lakers: Jeanie Buss Defends Kobe Bryant

Lakers president Jeanie Buss appeared on ESPN and defended her superstar, Kobe Bryant, in the face of an attacking article from Henry Abbott. Read »

Thursday, Oct 23, 2014 at 8:06 AM

Dodgers' Kershaw, Gordon Named Sporting News All-Stars

Dodgers' Kershaw, Gordon Named Sporting News All-Stars

Two of the Dodgers most productive players in 2014 receive postseason honors from the Sporting News. Read »

Tuesday, Oct 21, 2014 at 11:49 PM

Lin Returns, Lakers Fall To Suns

Kobe Bryant started slow on Tuesday night against the Phoenix Suns, but the Los Angeles Lakers managed to stay close throughout the contest and lost in overtime. Read »

Tuesday, Oct 21, 2014 at 11:23 PM
Kobe Bryant Responds to ESPN, Recent Criticism

Kobe Bryant Responds to ESPN, Recent Criticism

On Oct. 21, 2014, Kobe Bryant was asked about how he responds and reacts to public criticism leveled on him, in particular in response to a recent ESPN article. Watch »

Tuesday, Oct 21, 2014 at 11:40 PM
Lin Returns, Kobe Shines for Lakers against Suns

Lin Returns, Kobe Shines for Lakers against Suns

Kobe Bryant and Jeremy Lin played well in an overtime preseason loss to the Phoenix Suns on Oct. 21, 2014 Watch »

Monday, Oct 20, 2014 at 6:30 AM

Video: Kobe Bryant's Expletive Message to Rookie

Video: Kobe Bryant's Expletive Message to Rookie

Lakers star Kobe Bryant used adult language to tell rookie Julius Randle that he would be an "idiot" to waste his purple and golden opportunity with Lakers. Read »

Monday, Oct 20, 2014 at 6:29 AM

Lakers Play Defense, Comeback Against Jazz

Lakers Play Defense, Comeback Against Jazz

The Los Angeles Lakers beat the Utah Jazz 98-91 on Sunday night, as Kobe Bryant led the way with 26 points, Carlos Boozer chipped in 19 points and nine rebounds and rookie Julius Randle made his presence felt on... Read »

Monday, Oct 20, 2014 at 12:05 AM
Kobe Bryant: ESPN Are Idiots, Don't F' This Up

Kobe Bryant: ESPN Are Idiots, Don't F' This Up

Kobe Bryant does not bite his tongue when telling LA Lakers rookie Julius Randle about the opportunity he has with the Lakers...and takes a shot at ESPN in the process. Watch »

Monday, Oct 20, 2014 at 12:08 AM
Lakers Beat Jazz: Kobe Bryant & Julius Randle Postgame

Lakers Beat Jazz: Kobe Bryant & Julius Randle Postgame

The Los Angeles Lakers defeated the Utah Jazz on Oct. 19, 2014 at Staples Center behind strong performances from Kobe Bryant and rookie Julius Randle. Watch »

Friday, Oct 17, 2014 at 10:03 AM

Lakers Blown Out, But Kobe Solid

Lakers Blown Out, But Kobe Solid

The Los Angeles Lakers lost their third straight preseason game, but Kobe Bryant looked stellar and scored 27 points on the night. Read »

Wednesday, Oct 15, 2014 at 8:28 AM

Lakers Not All-In on Steve Nash

Lakers Not All-In on Steve Nash

Considering the stable of point guards on the roster, the Los Angeles Lakers should not be overly concerned or surprised with Steve Nash's battles with injury. Read »

Tuesday, Oct 14, 2014 at 7:49 PM

Dodgers Need to Keep Don Mattingly

Dodgers Need to Keep Don Mattingly

Despite talk of his possible departure, the Dodgers would be best served to keep Don Mattingly in the manager's chair. Read »

Tuesday, Oct 14, 2014 at 4:38 PM

Kobe Bryant: "We Are Overpaid...So are the Owners"

Kobe Bryant:

Kobe Bryant said the NBA players are overpaid, but so are the owners, as he made pointed comments during the LA Lakers' practice on October 14, 2014. Read »

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Pa. School Board Reconsiders Field for NFL Legend

Pa. School Board Reconsiders Field for NFL Legend

A few outlandish Facebook comments may prevent Pro Football Hall of Famer Andre from getting his name on his old high school field in Pennsylvania. The Allentown school board on Thursday delayed a vote on...

Giants Edged by KC 3-2 in World Series Gm. 3, Down 2-1

Giants Edged by KC 3-2 in World Series Gm. 3, Down 2-1

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Manning, Sanders Lead Broncos Past Chragers 35-21

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Schumacher Could Recover in 3 Years: Doctor

Schumacher Could Recover in 3 Years: Doctor

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Detectives Asked to Follow-Up on Kings' Voynov Case

Detectives Asked to Follow-Up on Kings' Voynov Case

The Los Angeles County District Attorney's office has asked Redondo Beach police to further investigate Los Angeles Kings player Slava Voynov for domestic violence before prosecutors decide whether charges will...

Dodgers' Kershaw, Gordon Named Sporting News All-Stars

Dodgers' Kershaw, Gordon Named Sporting News All-Stars

Two of the Dodgers most productive players in 2014 receive postseason honors from the Sporting News.