Lakers To Retire Kobe's 2 Jersey NumbersBryant wore No. 8 from 1996 to 2006, when he switched to No. 24 for the remainder of a 20-year career spent entirely with the Lakers.
Lonzo Ball's Draft Stock Stays Strong With Lakers WatchingThe UCLA product with preternatural court vision is among the most intriguing prospects in the NBA draft this week.
Harrison Barnes Scores 31, Mavericks Hold Off Lakers 109-97Barnes scored 31 points, Seth Curry added 23 and the Mavericks won their second straight game after an 0-5 start, 109-97 over the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night.
Source: Lakers, Mavs Maneuvering For Kevin LoveThe Lakers and Mavericks are trying to assemble trade offers for prospective free agent Kevin Love, but thus far the Timberwolves have given no indication they'll consider moving the All-Star forward by Thursday's deadline
Kaman Leaving Mavericks For LakersThe 7-foot free agent center who spent the first eight years of his career with the Clippers said Monday on Twitter that he had agreed to join that other Los Angeles team.
Lakers Make Pitch To Dwight HowardHoward, a seven-time All-Star, has vowed to make his decision in his own best interests, giving no indication he favored the Lakers over any other team.
Mavstastic HalloweenSo the Mavs beat the Lakers in the season opener Tuesday night. Was it a trick or a treat you can come to expect from Dallas?
Mavericks 99, Lakers 91: My Top 10 CBS ContemplationsMavs owner Mark Cuban on the star-studded Lakers before the game: “I don’t know. I don’t care. I just hope they suck.” For one night, he got his wish.
8 Hurt In Oklahoma City Shooting After NBA Playoff
Lakers Prepare For Back-To-Back Blitz With OKCAfter blowing a seven-point lead and the chance to steal homecourt advantage from the powerful Thunder on Wednesday night, the third-seeded Lakers' fate will be decided rapidly at Staples Center.
Thunder Rally To Edge Lakers 77-75 In Game 2Oklahoma City trailed by seven with 2 minutes left before surging back with a series of defensive stops by its stars to take a 2-0 lead.
Criticism Of NBA Squashing Paul Trade Pouring InMavs owner Mark Cuban said the league went through the lockout to prevent this very type of deal in which small-market teams lose their superstars.