Marc Gasol, Zach Randolph and the Memphis Grizzlies are on the road to take on Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday at the Staples Center. The Grizzlies won the first meeting between the two, 107-102. Tipoff: 10:30 p.m. Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Lakers are in desperate need of help on the wing. With Xavier Henry officially out for the season after undergoing surgery to repair a torn left Achilles tendon, and the Lakers lacking reliable perimeter defenders inShow More Summary
Just one month into his 19th campaign, Kobe Bryant's season has already been more eventful than some men's careers. Redirecting some of the focus from his Los Angeles Lakers' unsurprisingly rough start, the 36-year-old has already set...Show More Summary
Given the staggering number of injuries they’re dealing with this season, the Los Angeles Lakers are desperate for healthy bodies. According to multiple reports, Earl Clark could soon find himself […] The post Lakers Reportedly Interested in Re-Singing Earl Clark appeared first on SLAMonline.
The good news for fans of the Los Angeles Lakers is that the squad has secured an injury exception for the Ghost of Steve Nash. The bad news: Kobe is still stuck in the first stage of grief over what’s bound to be an atrocious season. Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Lakers are searching for some options to solidify a roster that's been crushed by injury woes in the early going. It sounds like a familiar face in the form of Earl Clark might be the first reinforcement to arrive. Adrian...Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Lakers hold a 3-11 record entering Wednesday's contest against the Memphis Grizzlies. Only the winless Philadelphia 76ers have fewer victories than the Lakers this year, and the way things are looking, that may not change anytime soon. The ongoing theme for Los Angeles this season has been injuries. Show More Summary
It's no secret that Los Angeles Lakers star Nick Young and recording artist Iggy Azalea are in a star-studded relationship. Thanks to Swaggy P, we now know how they came to be a couple. Young discusses a variety of ways to get in touch with a female, including using "#WomanCrushWednesday" and going grocery shopping. Show More Summary
It has become a familiar pattern for the Los Angeles Lakers this season — Kobe Bryant starts out hot, hitting his jumper, and then goes cold after halftime (but keeps […] The post Kobe Bryant Blames Leg Fatigue for Poor Shooting appeared first on SLAMonline.
LOS ANGELES — It's human nature to be happier working toward something, the basic feeling of growth surprisingly fulfilling even when compared with the delight of success. This era of Los Angeles Lakers basketball obviously isn't about...Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Lakers’ regular season is less than a month old, but the 2015 NBA draft is already front and center. The reason is a losing record that keeps getting worse. L.A. selected Julius Randle as its No. 7 pick last June—a return...Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Lakers lost veteran Steve Nash for the season due to a back injury, but they are reportedly set to receive some compensation due to the disabled player exception. Brian Windhorst of ESPN initially passed along the news: Nash has played in just 65 games over the last two seasons with the Lakers. Show More Summary
If Nick Young weren't Nick Young, one of the NBA's most notoriously trigger-happy chuckers, his comments on Kobe Bryant might make a difference. But Nick Young is Nick Young. So they can't. "At times, we fall into relying on No. 24 a lot," Young told reporters on Nov. Show More Summary
Tuesday, November 25Golden State Warriors at Miami Heat (NBAtv 7:30 pm) Local BroadcastWednesday, November 26New York Knicks at Dallas Mavericks (ESPN 7:30 pm) Mike Breen, Jeff Van GundyMemphis Grizzlies at Los Angeles Lakers (NBAtv 10:30...Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Lakers announced Monday that backup guard Xavier Henry is done for the season, after rupturing his left Achilles tendon at practice. Henry was averaging 2.2 points and […] The post Xavier Henry Out for the Season With Ruptured Achilles appeared first on SLAMonline.
Can you believe that the 2014-15 NBA season is already nearly month old? It seems like only yesterday that the San Antonio Spurs were collecting rings and eking out a home win over the Dallas Mavericks. And that Los Angeles Lakers fans...Show More Summary
Los Angeles Lakers guard Xavier Henry has injured his left Achilles tendon in practice.
When the game is on the line, everyone on the Los Angeles Lakers not named Kobe Bryant might as well just take a seat on the bench, because the Black Mamba is going to be the one taking the shot. That was never more clear than during...Show More Summary
Los Angeles Lakers forward-guard Xavier Henry suffered an Achilles injury during practice. The Lakers' official Twitter account reported the latest on Henry's injury: Henry, 23, has been a decent role player for Los Angeles when he's been on the court. Show More Summary
As always, with the game on the line Sunday night, the Los Angeles Lakers fed Kobe Bryant the ball and got “the fck out the way”. Kobe misfired time and […] The post Nick Young Thinks the Lakers Rely Too Much on Kobe Bryant appeared first on SLAMonline.