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Wednesday, Oct 29, 2014 at 10:28 PM

Lakers Lose to Suns, Fall to 0-2

Lakers Lose to Suns, Fall to 0-2

The Los Angeles Lakers faced their first back-to-back of the 2014-15 season, and even Kobe Bryant's heroics could not give the Lakers their first win of the season. Read »

Wednesday, Oct 29, 2014 at 3:14 PM

Lakers: Julius Randle Out for 2014-15 Season

Lakers: Julius Randle Out for 2014-15 Season

The Los Angeles Lakers confirmed that rookie Julius Randle would likely miss the entire 2014-15 season after undergoing successful surgery to repair a broken leg suffered in his NBA debut. Read »

Wednesday, Oct 29, 2014 at 4:22 AM

Lakers Rookie Breaks Leg in Loss

The LA Lakers suffered a defeat to the Houston Rockets on Oct. 28, 2014, and rookie Julius Randle broke his leg in the 4th quarter Read »

Wednesday, Oct 29, 2014 at 4:16 AM
Kobe Bryant Says Dwight Howard is a

Kobe Bryant Says Dwight Howard is a 'Teddy Bear'

After the Lakers' Opening Night loss on Oct. 28, 2014, Kobe Bryant downplayed his dislike for Dwight Howard and called him a "Teddy Bear." Watch »

Wednesday, Oct 29, 2014 at 12:24 AM
Lakers Lose Rookie Julius Randle To Broken Leg

Lakers Lose Rookie Julius Randle To Broken Leg

Lakers rookie Julius Randle broke his leg, so Kobe Bryant and Byron Scott talked about the scene following the game. Watch »

Tuesday, Oct 28, 2014 at 2:13 PM

Lakers Coach Byron Scott Realizes "Dream" With Son

Lakers Coach Byron Scott Realizes

Byron Scott has his son, Thomas Scott, on his staff with him, as he realizes his dream of coaching the Los Angeles Lakers on Oct. 28, 2014 Read »

Tuesday, Oct 28, 2014 at 12:14 PM

Kobe Faces Dwight on Lakers' Opening Night

Kobe Faces Dwight on Lakers' Opening Night

The Lakers and Rockets tip off the 2014-15 NBA regular season on Tuesday night, and Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard face off for the first time since Howard left LA. Read »

Monday, Oct 27, 2014 at 3:29 PM

Lakers Practice Report: Season Starts Tuesday

Lakers Practice Report: Season Starts Tuesday

On Monday, the Los Angeles Lakers held their final practice before the start of the 2014-15 regular season, and Byron Scott, Kobe Bryant and Jeremy Lin all offered their thoughts. Read »

Monday, Oct 27, 2014 at 6:07 AM

Kobe Bryant: Master of the Fadeaway

Kobe Bryant: Master of the Fadeaway

Kobe Bryant has adapted his game for the 2014/15 NBA season, and the fadeaway jump shot expects to become synonymous with the final years of the Lakers' superstar. Read »

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 »

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