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Tuesday, Dec 30, 2014 at 5:25 AM

Lakers Try to Stop Ty Lawson in Denver

Lakers Try to Stop Ty Lawson in Denver

The Los Angeles Lakers will focus on Ty Lawson when they brave the altitude and climb to Denver for a Tuesday night game against the Nuggets. Read »

Monday, Dec 29, 2014 at 2:05 PM

Lakers Practice Report: Dec. 29, 2014

Lakers Practice Report: Dec. 29, 2014

The Los Angeles Lakers introduced Tarik Black to the Los Angeles media on Monday after a practice in while Kobe Bryant did not take part. Read »

Monday, Dec 29, 2014 at 1:21 AM

Lakers Lose to Suns, Kobe Back

Lakers Lose to Suns, Kobe Back

Kobe Bryant was back on the court Sunday night as the Los Angeles Lakers lost 116-107 to the Phoenix Suns at Staples Center Read »

Monday, Dec 29, 2014 at 2:17 AM

Lakers Waive Henry, Sign Tarik Black

Lakers Waive Henry, Sign Tarik Black

On Sunday, the Los Angeles Lakers announced that the team had signed Tarik Black and waived Xavier Henry. Read »

Sunday, Dec 28, 2014 at 1:15 PM

Lakers: Kobe Bryant's Season So Far

Lakers: Kobe Bryant's Season So Far

Kobe Bryant looked old and exhausted before he decided to take games off due to fatigue, but it is important to remember that he also looked like a dynamic player earlier in the season Read »

Saturday, Dec 27, 2014 at 6:57 AM

No Kobe, Lakers Lose to Mavericks

No Kobe, Lakers Lose to Mavericks

The Los Angeles Lakers lost to the Dallas Mavericks on Friday night, as Kobe Bryant sat out for the third consecutive game. Read »

Thursday, Dec 25, 2014 at 9:38 PM

Kobe-Less Lakers Overrun By Bulls

Kobe-Less Lakers Overrun By Bulls

Without Kobe Bryant available to play, the Los Angeles Lakers fell to the Chicago Bulls on Christmas evening. Read »

Thursday, Dec 25, 2014 at 5:51 PM

Lakers Don't Get Kobe Bryant for Christmas

Lakers Don't Get Kobe Bryant for Christmas

Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant sits out against the Chicago Bulls on Christmas Day due to his body being physically fatigued Read »

Thursday, Dec 25, 2014 at 12:10 PM

Kobe and Pau on Christmas: It's About Family

Kobe and Pau on Christmas: It's About Family

The Los Angeles Lakers reunite with Pau Gasol on Christmas evening, as the Chicago Bulls play host for the holiday. Read »

Wednesday, Dec 24, 2014 at 12:10 PM
Are the Lakers Better Without Kobe Bryant?

Are the Lakers Better Without Kobe Bryant?

Are the Los Angeles Lakers a better team without Kobe Bryant? Lakers coach Byron Scott sure doesn't seem to think so. Watch »

Tuesday, Dec 23, 2014 at 11:07 PM

Kobe-Less Lakers Conquer Warriors

Kobe-Less Lakers Conquer Warriors

Without Kobe Bryant, the Lakers managed to shock the Golden State Warriors in a 115-105 lopsided victory over the Golden State Warriors Read »

Tuesday, Dec 23, 2014 at 12:14 PM

Lakers Shootaround: Kobe May Not Play

Lakers Shootaround: Kobe May Not Play

Kobe Bryant's status is up in the air when the Los Angeles Lakers take on the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2014 at Staples Center Read »

Tuesday, Dec 23, 2014 at 9:45 AM

Lakers: Inside The Numbers

Lakers: Inside The Numbers

The LA Lakers are 27 games into the 2014-15 season, and Shahan Ahmed dives into the stats and gets inside the numbers. Read »

Monday, Dec 22, 2014 at 5:43 AM

Byron Scott Considering Sitting Kobe Bryant

Byron Scott Considering Sitting Kobe Bryant

Lakers coach Byron Scott said he was contemplating sitting Kobe Bryant for "a game or two" after the Lakers star showed signs of fatigue Read »

Monday, Dec 22, 2014 at 5:25 AM

Lakers Crumble Against Kings

Lakers Crumble Against Kings

DeMarcus Cousins was in dominant form, as the Sacramento Kings beat the Los Angeles Lakers 108-101 on Dec. 21, 2014. Read »

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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

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