There's a good chance the Los Angeles Lakers could end up stinking next year—at least relative to other teams in the Western Conference and traditional franchise expectations. And Julius Randle isn't that.
Manny Pacquiao defeated Timothy Bradley Saturday night, likely saving his career, but in the process, it was his mother, Dionesia, who stole the show and became a national sensation. During the middle
Sometimes you get it wrong, and the NBA got the 2013 Slam Dunk Contest wrong. Interest in the competition has been wearing thin over the last few years, both from players and fans. While LeBron James'
Dwight Howard complicated things in Laker Land last season, particularly for Pau Gasol. Politics got in the way of basketball. But that's over now, and Gasol and coach Mike D'Antoni are thrilled. EL SEGUNDO,
Debates rage about the most effective scorer or best passer in the NBA, but what about the lineups that decimate the opposition? We look at five that did last season, including one you probably didn't
There's a difference between being bold and outlandish, and the line needs to be properly drawn before the start of the 2013-14 NBA season. Being bold is making a prediction that, while unexpected, still
Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant won't be playing in the team's season opener against the Los Angeles Clippers, reports Dave McMenamin of ESPN.com, and he shouldn't rush to make his return to the court
After a long offseason and relentless rehab on his injured Achilles tendon, Kobe Bryant's return to the lineup of the Los Angeles Lakers is being delayed by a minor setback in his recovery. Mike Trudell
The future of Los Angeles Lakers aging star Kobe Bryant has never been more uncertain. The 35-year-old is still working his way back from the torn Achilles that prematurely ended his 2012-13 campaign.