L.A. Lakers

Kobe Not Quite Ready For Retirement In 20th Year With LakersThe third-leading scorer in NBA history had only the faintest smirk when he stood in front of the photographers' backdrop in his gold jersey Monday and held up a white sign reading: "Kobe Bryant."
Lakers' Nance Was 'Terrified' Of Kobe's Response To TweetLarry Nance Jr.'s elation at getting drafted by the Los Angeles Lakers lasted about two minutes before he was reminded of a tweet he sent out in 2012 criticizing Kobe Bryant.
Lakers' Vander Blue Wears Custom Jersey With Extra Number Stitched On [PHOTOS]Los Angeles Lakers SG Vander Blue was wearing an abnormal jersey last night, to say the least.
Lakers Snap 5-Game Skid With 93-85 Win Over PistonsIn their second straight season out of the playoffs, at least the injury-riddled Los Angeles Lakers know they can still beat the Detroit Pistons.
AP Source: Davis To Lakers For 2 Years, $2 Million Ed Davis is on his way to the Los Angeles Lakers, giving the changing Lakers frontcourt another athletic big man and Davis another chance to show what he can do.
Pat Riley Admits '88 Finals Foul Was Phantom [VIDEO]Skip to the 5 minute mark to hear Pat Riley's comments.
Magic Johnson Pleased With Ban On Sterling Hall of Fame basketball player Magic Johnson said the decision to ban Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling for life from any association with the NBA for making racist comments marks "a great day for the United States."
Nick Young, A.K.A. Swaggy P, Throws Worst First Pitch Ever [VIDEO]As the Dodgers say on their Vine account, there was a little too much swag on the pitch.
Brandon Jennings Throws Off The Backboard Alley-Oop To Andre DrummondThe Detroit Pistons aren't off to the best of starts this season.
Phil Jackson Helping The Pistons Means Absolutely Nothing Phil Jackson has been tapped to help find a coach for the Pistons.
Lakers Pull Off A Globetrotters PlayRemember the old hidden ball trick in baseball?
Magic Says Buss Made Him The Man He Is Today Magic Johnson is one of the most successful athletes on and off the field of play, winning titles in the NBA, college and high school and making millions in business.