There's a reason Lakers fans were freaking out. Here's how that victory over the 76ers costs L.A. Jordan Clarkson's buzzer-beater may have given the Los Angeles Lakers a 113-111 overtime victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday, but it was a damaging win in the grand scheme of things. Show More Summary
The race to the bottom was on display Monday night in Philadelphia, where the Los Angeles Lakers eked out a 113-111 overtime win against the Sixers, thanks to rookie guard The post Jordan Clarkson Hits Game-Winner to Beat the Sixers (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
NBA legend Shaquille O'Neal was a special guest for Comedy Central's Roast of Justin Bieber, which debuted on Monday, and he didn't pull any punches. The former four-time NBA champion took at a shot at his old team, the Los Angeles Lakers, referencing just how bad their starting lineup has been recently. Show More Summary
Both the Los Angeles Lakers and Philadelphia 76ers looked to get a moral victory on Monday. Both franchises have struggled all season, and the contest between the two would have no playoff implications as they try to find a way to get back to the heights they both once reached. Watch the video for full highlights. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
The Lakers' first round draft pick is top five protected. The more they win, the more likely it is to go to Philadelphia. Rookie point guard Jordan Clarkson has been a bright spot in a terrible season for the Los Angeles Lakers. Clarkson...Show More Summary
Most Los Angeles Lakers fans are already looking ahead to next season, but the players are taking it one game at a time, and that's causing some friction. Currently, the Lakers have a top-five protected first-round pick for this upcoming NBA draft. Show More Summary
Forward Carlos Boozer's first season as a Los Angeles Laker has certainly been a disappointing one, and things aren't likely to improve in the immediate future as the veteran is dealing with an illness that will keep him out of action on March 30 against the Philadelphia 76ers. Continue for updates. Boozer Out vs. Show More Summary
In support of Highsnobiety Magazine Issue 10 which focuses on an array of creatives from the world of fashion, music and culture, one of our cover stars (along with Gosha Rubchinskiy) is Los Angeles Lakers legend, Kobe Bryant, who despite… The post Watch Behind the Scenes of Kobe Bryant’s Cover Shoot for ‘Highsnobiety Magazine’ Issue 10 appeared first on Highsnobiety.
If the Los Angeles Lakers do indeed wind up near the top of the draft order on June 25, they would do well to target an elite big man to build around. Yes, traditional logic dictates choosing the best player available on the board. But a skilled prospect with legitimate size would help solidify an already intriguing frontcourt foundation. Show More Summary
As the Brooklyn Nets continue to chase a playoff spot out East, they took on the struggling Los Angeles Lakers in what shaped up to be a must-win game. If the Nets were to push their winning streak to a modest three games, they'd have to take on a team that had lost seven of its last 10 contests. Watch the video for full highlights. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
The Los Angeles Lakers have nowhere to go but up. Or so it seems. Spiraling toward another record-busting season of losses, the 19-52 Lakers face tough decisions at almost every level of the organization, though primarily on the court. In...Show More Summary
The LA Lakers went on the road to take on the Toronto Raptors on Friday night. After an abysmal season, the Lakers came into the game looking to win their second straight game. The Raptors looked to turn a corner heading into the postseason, having lost six of their last 10 games prior to this contest. Watch the video for full highlights. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Leaving the Orlando Magic worked out pretty well for Shaquille O'Neal. Though he had to wade through a feud with Kobe Bryant, he still built his legacy with the Los Angeles Lakers, even earning three rings in a row from 2000 through 2002. Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Lakers will enter the 2015 free-agent frenzy with a bundle of cap space and an ambitious shopping list. Even with Kobe Bryant's albatross of a contract hanging around their necks, the Lakers only have about $37 million in salaries committed for next season. Show More Summary
A year ago, Nick Young was a bright spot for the Los Angeles Lakers and well on his way to a new four-year, $21.5 million deal. But after a disappointing season for both the Lakers and Young, it would not be surprising to see him dangled...Show More Summary
It shouldn't be any surprise that many of today's college basketball players look up to Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant. Wisconsin Badgers sophomore Nigel Hayes was excited to find out that he would have Bryant's locker for their Sweet 16 matchup against the North Carolina Tar Heels at the Staples Center. Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Lakers game on Tuesday night was, in most ways, typical of what's been a rough season for one of the NBA's most storied franchises. They lost by 10 on the road to the injury-depleted Oklahoma City Thunder, bringing their...Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Lakers hired Byron Scott last summer with hopes of righting a badly listing ship. So far, that has not happened. With a winning percentage of just.265, Scott’s first season as head coach in L.A. is shaping up to be even worse than that of his much-beleaguered predecessor, Mike D’Antoni. Show More Summary
The Oklahoma City Thunder looked to continue their recent hot streak when they took on the Los Angeles Lakers Tuesday night. The surging Thunder had won three straight and five of their last six, and they faced a Lakers squad that snapped a four-game losing skid in its last contest. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
Although Steve Nash says his three-year stint with the Los Angeles Lakers was a failure, the two-time MVP point guard heads into retirement with warm feelings for the teammates and fans who supported him in his injury struggles.