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Friday, Jan 16, 2015 at 12:44 PM
Kobe Talks Zen, Resting and Shaq

Kobe Talks Zen, Resting and Shaq

After a career night, Kobe Bryant answered questions about possibly sitting for the remainder of the season, his desire to play and more. On Jan. 15, 2015 Watch »

Friday, Jan 16, 2015 at 5:58 AM

Bryant and James Spectacular, as Cavs Beat Lakers

Bryant and James Spectacular, as Cavs Beat Lakers

Kobe Bryant and LeBron James lived up to the hype in an exciting game between the Cleveland Cavaliers and Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night at Staples Center. Read »

Thursday, Jan 15, 2015 at 1:27 PM

Lakers v. Cavs: Shootaround Report

Lakers v. Cavs: Shootaround Report

Kobe Bryant and LeBron James will both be on the court when the Lakers and Cavaliers meet on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015 at Staples Center Read »

Thursday, Jan 15, 2015 at 12:05 PM

Lakers Practice Report: Jan. 14, 2015

Lakers Practice Report: Jan. 14, 2015

Kobe Bryant's preservation, Nick Young's shooting slump and Jordan Hill's injury were all hot topics at LA Lakers practice on Wednesday night Read »

Wednesday, Jan 14, 2015 at 12:34 AM

Lakers Can't Stand the Heat

Lakers Can't Stand the Heat

The Los Angeles Lakers got off to an incredibly slow start against the Miami Heat on Tuesday night at Staples Center before losing 78-75 Read »

Tuesday, Jan 13, 2015 at 2:51 AM

Lakers Versus Heat: Preview

Lakers Versus Heat: Preview

Kobe Bryant is in line to return to the Lakers on Tuesday night, as Dwayne Wade and the Miami Heat come to Staples Center. Read »

Monday, Jan 12, 2015 at 4:27 PM

Byron Scott Explains His Kobe Bryant Plan

Byron Scott Explains His Kobe Bryant Plan

Kobe Bryant is "penciled" in to play on Tuesday, and Lakers coach Byron Scott spoke in-depth on his mishandling of Bryant's minutes Read »

Monday, Jan 12, 2015 at 7:09 AM

Scott Takes Blame for Bryant's Absence

Scott Takes Blame for Bryant's Absence

LA Lakers coach Byron Scott admitted his errors in handling Kobe Bryant after announcing that his star player would sit out for the third time in four games. Read »

Sunday, Jan 11, 2015 at 11:47 PM

No Kobe, Lakers Beat by Blazers

No Kobe, Lakers Beat by Blazers

The Los Angeles Lakers got Wesley Johnson back, but without Kobe Bryant available to play, Damian Lillard and the Blazers beat the Lakers 106-94 on January 11, 2015 Read »

Sunday, Jan 11, 2015 at 3:27 PM

Lakers: Advanced Statistics

Lakers: Advanced Statistics

The Los Angeles Lakers offer a decent amount of statistical data to mine through after 37 games, so we took a look. Read »

Sunday, Jan 11, 2015 at 11:06 AM

Inside the Numbers - Kobe-Less Edition

Inside the Numbers - Kobe-Less Edition

A look at standout statistics for the Los Angeles Lakers' after 37 games Read »

Friday, Jan 9, 2015 at 11:34 PM
Lakers Rookie Tarik Black on Being a Laker

Lakers Rookie Tarik Black on Being a Laker

LA Lakers rookie Tarik Black spoke to the media after an impressive win over the Orlando Magic on Friday night at Staples Center (Jan. 9, 2015) Watch »

Friday, Jan 9, 2015 at 11:37 PM

No Kobe, Lakers Still Beat The Magic

No Kobe, Lakers Still Beat The Magic

The Los Angeles Lakers dug deep into their bench because Kobe Bryant (rest) and Wesley Johnson (knee) sat out against the Orlando Magic, and rookie Tarik Black made a name for himself. Read »

Friday, Jan 9, 2015 at 2:24 PM

LA Lakers Versus Orlando Magic

LA Lakers Versus Orlando Magic

Kobe Bryant and the LA Lakers host Tobias Harris and the Orlando Magic on Friday night at Staples Center Read »

Thursday, Jan 8, 2015 at 4:02 PM

Lakers Practice Report: Jan 8

Lakers Practice Report: Jan 8

Lakers practice following a dark day against the Clippers included Ronnie Price, but Kobe Bryant and Nick Young did not take part. Read »

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Man Loses Super Bowl Credential After Facebook Post

Man Loses Super Bowl Credential After Facebook Post

An Arizona man who had a chance to be on the field at the Super Bowl will have to watch it on TV — all because of Facebook.

Seahawks Take the Trash-Talk Lead Over Patriots

Seahawks Take the Trash-Talk Lead Over Patriots

This Super Bowl between the New England Patriots (14-4) and Seattle Seahawks (14-4) will feature some epic yapping from some of the best trash-talkers in the NFL.

Ashley Wagner Wins 3rd Skating Title

Ashley Wagner Wins 3rd Skating Title

American figure skater Ashley Wagner won her third U.S. title Saturday, following through on her promise to up the difficulty of her program to compete with anyone.

Retired MLB Pitcher Charged With Insurance Fraud: Report

Retired MLB Pitcher Charged With Insurance Fraud: Report

Former Major League Baseball player Ted Lilly has been charged in California with three felonies related to insurance fraud, according to a newspaper report.

Belichick: We

Belichick: We "100 Percent" Followed Rules

New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick said at an unscheduled Saturday press conference he believes "100 percent" that the team has followed every rule of the National Football League. Said the team has...

Chicago Cubs Legend Ernie Banks Mourned

Chicago Cubs Legend Ernie Banks Mourned

Ernie Banks is a Chicago legend who touched many lives, both on and off the field. He embodied the spirit of the Chicago Cubs and united fans as an unwavering point of pride for the team. Fans across the country...