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Lakers Practice Report: Dec. 18

Lakers Practice Report: Dec. 18

Kobe Bryant spoke after the Los Angeles Lakers wrapped up practice on December 18, 2014 and talked about playing longer, Kevin Durant and more. Read »

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Lakers Show Interest in Rajon Rondo

Lakers Show Interest in Rajon Rondo

The Los Angeles Lakers have been mentioned in trade talks regarding Rajon Rondo of the Boston Celtics, according to ESPN's Marc Stein. Read »

Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014 at 10:44 PM

Kobe Practices, Julius Randle Off Crutches

Kobe Practices, Julius Randle Off Crutches

Julius Randle off crutches and Kobe Bryant practicing again with the Lakers on Thursday Read »

Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014 at 3:27 AM

LA Lakers After 25 Games: Kobe and Byron

LA Lakers After 25 Games: Kobe and Byron

The 2014-15 Lakers are 25 games into their season, and the fluid dynamic between coach, Byron Scott, and star player, Kobe Bryant, has been a point of focus Read »

Monday, Dec 15, 2014 at 9:12 PM

Pacers Pound Lakers in Indiana

Pacers Pound Lakers in Indiana

The Lakers played a terrible first half and never quite climbed out of the hole to lose big to the Indiana Pacers on Monday, December 15, 2014. Read »

Monday, Dec 15, 2014 at 6:01 AM

Kobe Bryant: Quotes on Special Night

Kobe Bryant: Quotes on Special Night

Kobe Bryant talked about a variety of topics following his historic night in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and NBCLA.com accumulated the best quotes from the third leading scorer in NBA history Read »

Sunday, Dec 14, 2014 at 10:03 PM

Lakers Win 3rd Straight, Kobe Goes 3rd All Time

Lakers Win 3rd Straight, Kobe Goes 3rd All Time

The Los Angeles Lakers beat the Minnesota Timberwolves to win their third straight game of the season, as Kobe Bryant moved to third all-time on the NBA's scoring list. Read »

Monday, Dec 15, 2014 at 2:53 AM

Kobe Bryant Passes Michael Jordan

Kobe Bryant Passes Michael Jordan

Kobe Bryant passed Michael Jordan during the first half of the Los Angeles Lakers at Minnesota Timberwolves contest on December 14, 2014. Read »

Sunday, Dec 14, 2014 at 9:02 AM

Kobe Passing Jordan's Scoring Mark Sunday

Kobe Passing Jordan's Scoring Mark Sunday

The Lakers are in Minnesota as Kobe Bryant expects to pass Michael Jordan on the NBA's all-time scoring list on Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014. Read »

Saturday, Dec 13, 2014 at 9:45 PM

Lakers Surprise Spurs in San Antonio

Lakers Surprise Spurs in San Antonio

On a nationally televised game, Kobe Bryant targeted a victory over the San Antonio Spurs over passing Michael Jordan on the all-time scoring list. Read »

Friday, Dec 12, 2014 at 1:35 PM

Spurs' Balance Makes Lakers Underdogs

Spurs' Balance Makes Lakers Underdogs

Tony Parker and the San Antonio Spurs will do their best to deny Kobe Bryant a historic moment on Friday night in Texas Read »

Friday, Dec 12, 2014 at 10:34 AM

Kobe Chasing Jordan When Lakers Face Spurs

Kobe Chasing Jordan When Lakers Face Spurs

Kobe Bryant can achieve history if he manages 31 points when the Los Angeles Lakers take on the San Antonio Spurs in Texas on Friday evening. Read »

Thursday, Dec 11, 2014 at 2:14 PM

Trash Talk - Kobe Bryant at Lakers Practice

Trash Talk - Kobe Bryant at Lakers Practice

Kobe Bryant was back at LA Lakers practice for the first time in roughly two weeks, and the intensity and trash talk kicked up another level. Read »

Thursday, Dec 11, 2014 at 12:02 PM

Former Dodger Gordon Thanks Team, Fans

Former Dodger Gordon Thanks Team, Fans

Dee Gordon is now a Miami Marlin, but he lets Dodger fans know how he feels in a social media message. Read »

Wednesday, Dec 10, 2014 at 4:07 PM

Kobe Bryant Different Than Michael Jordan

Kobe Bryant Different Than Michael Jordan

Kobe Bryant may still be marginally behind Michael Jordan on the scoring list, but Bryant's social and political activism off the court are well beyond Jordan already. Read »

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Lakers Show Interest in Rajon Rondo

Lakers Show Interest in Rajon Rondo

The Los Angeles Lakers have been mentioned in trade talks regarding Rajon Rondo of the Boston Celtics, according to ESPN's Marc Stein.

San Francisco 49ers Release Ray McDonald

San Francisco 49ers Release Ray McDonald

The San Francisco 49ers announced the release of Ray McDonald following the announcement by San Jose police the defensive end is under investigation for an alleged sexual assault.

LA Lakers After 25 Games: Kobe and Byron

LA Lakers After 25 Games: Kobe and Byron

The 2014-15 Lakers are 25 games into their season, and the fluid dynamic between coach, Byron Scott, and star player, Kobe Bryant, has been a point of focus

U.S. to Bid for 2024 Olympics

U.S. to Bid for 2024 Olympics

The U.S. Olympic Committee has decided to bid for the 2024 Olympics, hoping to bring the Summer Games back to America after a 28-year absence. The USOC board heard presentations from four candidate cities...

Businessman Pleads Guilty in Puig Smuggling Conspiracy

Businessman Pleads Guilty in Puig Smuggling Conspiracy

A South Florida businessman pleaded guilty Tuesday to taking part in a conspiracy to smuggle Los Angeles Dodgers star Yasiel Puig out of Cuba in return for a sizable cut of the outfielder's multimillion-dollar...

LA Makes Case for 2024 Summer Olympics

LA Makes Case for 2024 Summer Olympics

Mayor Eric Garcetti tried Tuesday morning to convince officials with the U.S. Olympic Committee that Los Angeles is the best place to host the 2024 Summer Games.