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Saturday, Feb 21, 2015 at 7:31 AM

Lakers Caught in Brooklyn's Nets

Lakers Caught in Brooklyn's Nets

The Los Angeles Lakers and Brooklyn Nets met on Friday night at Staples Center in a game that signified the start of the final stretch of the 2014-15 NBA season. Read »

Friday, Feb 20, 2015 at 12:39 PM

Lakers Shootaround: Changes Coming

Lakers Shootaround: Changes Coming

At Friday morning shootaround, LA Lakers coach Byron Scott provided insight into what changes may be around the corner including changes to Jeremy Lin, Ronnie Price and Jordan Clarkson's roles Read »

Friday, Feb 20, 2015 at 9:39 AM

Lakers vs. Nets: Preview

Lakers vs. Nets: Preview

The LA Lakers and the Brooklyn Nets meet on Friday night at Staples Center, as the post-All-Star break portion of the NBA season gets underway. Read »

Thursday, Feb 19, 2015 at 3:59 PM
Nick Young: Dolphins And Trade Deadline

Nick Young: Dolphins And Trade Deadline

After the LA Lakers passed the trade deadline, Nick Young talked about his All-Star break, talking to Dolphins and the surviving the NBA trade deadline. Watch »

Thursday, Feb 19, 2015 at 3:59 PM

Lakers Practice: Trade Deadline Passes

Lakers practice on Thursday, as NBA Trade Deadline passes without any changes to the team Read »

Thursday, Feb 19, 2015 at 2:58 PM
Lakers' Plan For the Future

Lakers' Plan For the Future

LA Lakers coach Byron Scott talked about the front office's plan and his confidence in the plan following the NBA's trade deadline passing on Thursday Feb. 19, 2015. Watch »

Thursday, Feb 19, 2015 at 5:29 AM

Lakers Trade Talk: Dragic?

Lakers Trade Talk: Dragic?

As the NBA's Feb. 19 trade deadline approaches, the Los Angeles Lakers expect to be involved in several rumors with Goran Dragic's name already linked with the team Read »

Tuesday, Feb 17, 2015 at 4:10 PM

Kobe Bryant Played With Hurt Shoulder

Kobe Bryant Played With Hurt Shoulder

During an interview, Kobe Bryant revealed he has had a torn rotator cuff for an extended time and played through it prior to getting surgery. Read »

Tuesday, Feb 17, 2015 at 9:35 AM

Kobe Bryant Opens Up With NBA TV

Kobe Bryant Opens Up With NBA TV

Kobe Bryant talks Michael Jordan, Shaquille O'Neal, being a young kid and being an old man with NBA TV's Ahmad Rashad. Read »

Wednesday, Feb 11, 2015 at 9:16 PM

Blazers Set Fire to Lakers

Blazers Set Fire to Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers fell behind early and never fully recovered against the Portland Trail Blazers on Wednesday Feb. 11, 2015 at the Moda Center Read »

Wednesday, Feb 11, 2015 at 3:51 PM

Lakers' Last Game Before All-Star

Lakers' Last Game Before All-Star

The Los Angeles Lakers take on the Portland Trail Blazers on Wednesday night before going on All-Star break Read »

Wednesday, Feb 11, 2015 at 1:11 AM

Lawson Leaves Lakers Lost

The Los Angeles Lakers and Denver Nuggets played at Staples Center on Tuesday night, and the pair of non-playoff teams managed to put together a competitive game that ended with Ty Lawson dominating the... Read »

Wednesday, Feb 11, 2015 at 12:48 AM
Lin Answers For Turnovers

Lin Answers For Turnovers

Lakers guard Jeremy Lin explained his tendency to commit turnovers, and Lakers coach Byron Scott did not sugar coat his opinion on the matter. Feb. 10, 2015 Watch »

Wednesday, Feb 11, 2015 at 12:46 AM
Clarkson To Work With Nash Over Break

Clarkson To Work With Nash Over Break

LA Lakers rookie Jordan Clarkson tells NBCLA.com's Shahan Ahmed that he plans to return early from his All-Star break in order to work with legendary point guard Steve Nash. Filmed Feb. 10, 2015. Watch »

Tuesday, Feb 10, 2015 at 1:31 PM

Dolphin Tried to Kill Nick Young

Dolphin Tried to Kill Nick Young

Nick Young confirmed that he is afraid of dolphins after his girlfriend Iggy Azalea outed the Lakers' player for his unusual fear Read »

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Maryland NCAA Women's Reaches the Elite Eight After Duke Win

Maryland NCAA Women's Reaches the Elite Eight After Duke Win

Shatori Walker-Kimbrough scored 18 of her 24 points in the second half, Laurin Mincy scored all 15 of her points in the first half, and top-seeded Maryland advanced to the Spokane Regional final with a 65-55...

Gonzaga, MSU Return to Elite 8

Gonzaga, MSU Return to Elite 8

Second-seeded Gonzaga used a big run early in the second half to pull away for a 74-62 victory over No. 11 UCLA on Friday night in the South Regional semifinals of the NCAA Tournament. Gonzaga will face Duke on...

UCLA Loses to Gonzaga, 74-62

UCLA Loses to Gonzaga, 74-62

Przemek Karnowski had 18 points and nine rebounds and second-seeded Gonzaga used a big run early in the second half to pull away for a 74-62 win over No. 11 UCLA on Friday night in the Houston Regional...

Autistic Boy Forced to Remove His Letter Jacket

Autistic Boy Forced to Remove His Letter Jacket

A mother is outraged after her son's school forces him to remove a varsity letter jacket because special-needs athletes aren't allowed to wear the letters.

NCAA

NCAA "Concerned" Over Indiana's "Religious Freedom" Bill

With the Final Four a week away from shining a spotlight on Indianapolis, NCAA President Mark Emmert said Thursday that the governing body for college sports is concerned about an Indiana law that could allow...

NCAA Tournament: Sweet 16 Roundup

NCAA Tournament: Sweet 16 Roundup

Wisconsin rallied in the final 10 minutes to hold off North Carolina 79-72 on Thursday night and advance to the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament. Meanwhile, with its third Elite Eight berth in five years,...