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Tuesday, Nov 11, 2014 at 11:10 AM

Hanley Ramirez Says No to Dodgers' Qualifying Offer

Hanley Ramirez Says No to Dodgers' Qualifying Offer

Shortshop Hanley Ramirez turns down $15.3 million in guaranteed money from the Dodgers to test the free agent market. Read »

Tuesday, Nov 11, 2014 at 5:37 AM

Kobe Bryant's Six Games

Kobe Bryant's Six Games

After six games in the 2014-15 seasons, Kobe Bryant has looked a far better player than the guy who played six games during the 2013-14 season. Read »

Monday, Nov 10, 2014 at 4:43 PM

Lakers Practice Report: Nov. 10

Lakers Practice Report: Nov. 10

The Los Angeles Lakers practiced on Monday morning ahead of a daunting back-to-back set of games in Memphis and New Orleans. Read »

Monday, Nov 10, 2014 at 11:01 AM

Lakers: Inside the Numbers

Lakers: Inside the Numbers

A statistical analysis of the 2014-15 Los Angeles Lakers after six games. Read »

Sunday, Nov 9, 2014 at 11:55 PM

Lakers Finally Get 1st Win of Season

Lakers Finally Get 1st Win of Season

The Los Angeles Lakers earned their first win of the 2014-15 season, as Jeremy Lin and Carlos Boozer did their part to support Kobe Bryant against the Charlotte Hornets. Read »

Sunday, Nov 9, 2014 at 1:34 PM

Lakers Host Hornets on Sunday at Staples

Lakers Host Hornets on Sunday at Staples

For the sixth time in 2014, Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers will look to win their first game of the season; this time the Charlotte Hornets are in town. Read »

Sunday, Nov 9, 2014 at 1:42 AM
Byron Scott Reacts to Steve Nash's Letter to Fans

Byron Scott Reacts to Steve Nash's Letter to Fans

Lakers coach Byron Scott commented on Steve Nash's open letter to Lakers' fans, and talked about the great point guard coming to terms with the end of his storied career at Lakers practice on Nov 8, 2014. Watch »

Sunday, Nov 9, 2014 at 1:41 PM

Steve Nash Writes Letter to Fans

Steve Nash Writes Letter to Fans

Lakers point guard Steve Nash took to Facebook to write a letter to fans in an attempt to explain why he will sit out the 2014-15 NBA season. Read »

Friday, Nov 7, 2014 at 2:01 PM
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By Shahan Ahmed

Byron Talks About Magic's HIV Announcement

Byron Talks About Magic's HIV Announcement

Byron Scott, Lakers' current coach and former teammate of Earvin "Magic" Johnson, spoke about the day "Magic" announced he was HIV positive. Read »

Friday, Nov 7, 2014 at 9:06 PM

Is Kobe Bryant Shooting Too Much?

Is Kobe Bryant Shooting Too Much?

Is Kobe Bryant shooting too much, and is he the reason the Lakes have started out 0-5? Maybe a better question is whether Bryant is passing enough. Read »

Thursday, Nov 6, 2014 at 5:01 PM

Steve Nash Plays Golf, So What?

Steve Nash Plays Golf, So What?

Fans get on Steve Nash, who was ruled out for the season due to a back injury, after he posts a video of himself playing golf Read »

Thursday, Nov 6, 2014 at 1:52 PM

Lakers Practice Report

Lakers Practice Report

Byron Scott and Kobe Bryant talked to the media on Thursday after the Los Angeles Lakers wrapped up practice. Read »

Wednesday, Nov 5, 2014 at 8:01 PM

Dodgers' Gonzalez Wins Mexico's Male Player of the Year Award

Dodgers' Gonzalez Wins Mexico's Male Player of the Year Award

Adrian Gonzalez's play in America got him a date with Mexico's president. Read »

Wednesday, Nov 5, 2014 at 12:26 PM
Lakers Rookie Julius Randle Talks About Broken Leg

Lakers Rookie Julius Randle Talks About Broken Leg

Lakers rookie spoke to reporters about his broken leg and the mental and physical state of his rehabilitation. Watch »

Wednesday, Nov 5, 2014 at 9:47 AM

Kobe Bryant Amazes Fans, Lakers Still Lose

Kobe Bryant Amazes Fans, Lakers Still Lose

Kobe Bryant scored 39 points and seemingly killed himself to get the Lakers their first victory of the 2014-15 season, but the Phoenix Suns came out on top 112-106 Tuesday night at Staples Center. Read »

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Lakers Falter Late, Lose in  Overtime

Lakers Falter Late, Lose in Overtime

The Los Angeles Lakers failed to capitalize on a golden opportunity and fell to the Denver Nuggets in an overtime loss on Sunday night at Staples Center.

Giants' Odell Beckham Jr.'s Must-See TD Catch

Giants' Odell Beckham Jr.'s Must-See TD Catch

Odell Beckham Jr. provided the spectacular, then Tony Romo and Dez Bryant trumped it. Romo threw two touchdown passes to Bryant, the winner from 13 yards with 1:01 remaining, lifting the Dallas Cowboys to a...

NFL Roundup: Week 12

NFL Roundup: Week 12

Here's who won and who lost in the twelfth week of the 2014 NFL season.

Giants' Odell Beckham Jr. on Sunday Spotlight

Giants' Odell Beckham Jr. on Sunday Spotlight

New York Giants rookie wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. has had a stand-out first season, and recalls that he has always been ready for the Sunday spotlight.

UCLA Beats USC 38-20 in Battle for LA

UCLA Beats USC 38-20 in Battle for LA

The No. 11 UCLA Bruins beat the No. 24 USC Trojans 38-20 at the Rose Bowl on Saturday night, extending the Bruins’ winning streak in the Los Angeles rivalry to three.