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Monday, Dec 1, 2014 at 9:58 AM

Bryant Sets New Mark Against Raptors

Bryant Sets New Mark Against Raptors

Kobe Bryant became the first player to score 30,000 points and record 6,000 assists in NBA history in Sunday's game between the LA Lakers and Toronto Raptors. Read »

Sunday, Nov 30, 2014 at 4:54 PM
Byron Scott Hints at Lineup Changes

Byron Scott Hints at Lineup Changes

Byron Scott hinted in near certain terms that the Lakers' lineup would have changes coming its way ahead of the Lakers hosting the Raptors on Nov. 30, 2014 Watch »

Sunday, Nov 30, 2014 at 4:59 PM

Lost Lakers Welcome Raging Raptors

Lakers coach Byron Scott talked about his team's lack of focus ahead of Sunday night's game against the Toronto Raptors. Read »

Saturday, Nov 29, 2014 at 3:46 PM

Scott Says Lakers Looked Worse on Film

At Saturday's LA Lakers practice, coach Byron Scott joked that he might "kill" his player for the terrible defense they played against the Minnesota Timberwolves Read »

Saturday, Nov 29, 2014 at 2:43 AM

Lakers Coach Angry After Loss To T-Wolves

Lakers Coach Angry After Loss To T-Wolves

On Friday night, the Los Angeles Lakers lost 120-119 to the Minnesota Timberwolves, and Lakers coach Byron Scott let loose after the game. Read »

Friday, Nov 28, 2014 at 9:41 AM

Lakers Home Against T-Wolves on Friday

Lakers Home Against T-Wolves on Friday

The Minnesota Timberwolves enter Staples Center to face the struggling LA Lakers on Friday, Nov. 28, 2014. Read »

Thursday, Nov 27, 2014 at 1:29 AM

Grizzlies Spoil Lakers' Thanksgiving

Grizzlies Spoil Lakers' Thanksgiving

The Los Angeles Lakers lost 99-93 to the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night despite a valiant effort from Kobe Bryant and the Lakers. Read »

Wednesday, Nov 26, 2014 at 12:35 PM

Lakers Host Grizzlies Wednesday Night

Lakers Host Grizzlies Wednesday Night

The LA Lakers start a three-game home stand on Wednesday night as the Memphis Grizzlies come to pay a visit on Thanksgiving eve. Read »

Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014 at 4:46 PM

Kobe Bryant Speaks Out About Ferguson

Kobe Bryant Speaks Out About Ferguson

Kobe Bryant has always been a socially conscious athlete, and on Tuesday, the Los Angeles Lakers star spoke about Ferguson, Missouri. Read »

Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014 at 3:36 PM

Lakers Practice Report: Kobe's Tired Legs

Lakers Practice Report: Kobe's Tired Legs

Kobe Bryant talked about not having his legs during the second halves of games and making adjustments to ensure he was still fresh late in games. Read »

Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014 at 11:02 AM

Kobe Bryant Being Over-Used?

Kobe Bryant Being Over-Used?

Kobe Bryant's minutes have been under the microscope, as the NBA's leading scorer is also in the top 15 in minutes Read »

Tuesday, Nov 25, 2014 at 4:03 PM

Lakers Henry Has Probable Achilles Rupture

Lakers Henry Has Probable Achilles Rupture

Xavier Henry of the Los Angeles Lakers left Monday's practice with a probable Achilles rupture Read »

Monday, Nov 24, 2014 at 9:37 AM

Hanley Ramirez Signs with Red Sox: Report

Hanley Ramirez Signs with Red Sox: Report

Former Dodger shortstop Hanley Ramirez returns to his Major League roots in Boston. Read »

Sunday, Nov 23, 2014 at 11:34 PM

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. Read »

Sunday, Nov 23, 2014 at 2:08 PM

Lakers Take on Nuggets Sunday at Staples

Lakers Take on Nuggets Sunday at Staples

The Los Angeles Lakers return home for game against the Denver Nuggets on Sunday evening on Sunday, November 23. Read »

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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

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U.S. to Bid for 2024 Olympics

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LA Makes Case for 2024 Summer Olympics

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US Olympic Committee To Hear Bid Pitches

US Olympic Committee To Hear Bid Pitches

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