Jordan Hill of the Lakers, left, looks to pass while being guarded by the Rockets' Donatas Motiejunas during Wednesday night's game in Houston. (credit: Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Lakers Drop Howard-Less Rockets, 98-92

Kobe Bryant had 29 points, Wesley Johnson made key free throws down the stretch and the Los Angeles Lakers took advantage of Dwight Howard’s absence Wednesday night in a 98-92 victory over the Houston Rockets.

11/19/2014

Kobe Bryant of the Lakers, right, handles the ball against the Hawks' Thabo Sefolosha  during Los Angeles' 114-109 win in Atlanta on Tuesday night (Copyright 2014 NBAE Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bryant Leads Struggling Lakers Past Hawks, 114-109

Kobe Bryant scored 28 points and the Los Angeles Lakers won for only the second time this season, beating the Atlanta Hawks 114-109 Tuesday night.

11/18/2014

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Lakers Dismantled By Warriors, 136-115

Stephen Curry had 30 points and 15 assists, Marreese Speights added 24 points, and the Golden State Warriors cruised past the Los Angeles Lakers 136-115 Sunday night despite 44 points by Kobe Bryant.

11/16/2014

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Kobe(Flu) Sits Out Practice, But Expected To Play Sunday; Young Goes Through Full Day Of Practice

The morning after the game, the team announced Bryant was indeed sick with the flu. Bryant also sat out practice and even missed his charity event at Exposition Park.

11/15/2014

Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers goes dribbles under pressure from Matt Bonner (#15) and Cory Joseph (rear) of the San Antonio Spurs during their NBA game at Staples Center in Los Angeles on November 14, 2014. The Spurs defeated the Lakers 93-80. AFP PHOTO/Frederic J. BROWN (credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Spurs Rout Lakers, 93-80, For Third Straight Win

Tim Duncan had 13 points and 11 rebounds, Cory Joseph scored seven of his 13 points in the fourth quarter and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Los Angeles Lakers 93-80 Friday night for their third straight victory in California.

11/14/2014

Phoenix Suns v Los Angeles Lakers

NBA Suspends Lakers Guard Ronnie Price For 1 Game For Flagrant Foul Against Austin Rivers

Lakers guard Ronnie Price has been suspended for one game without pay for a flagrant foul against New Orleans’ Austin Rivers.

11/13/2014

Tyreke Evans #1 of the New Orleans Pelicans goes to the basket against the Los Angeles Lakers on November 12, 2014 at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. (credit: Layne Murdoch Jr./NBAE via Getty Images)

Davis Powers Pelicans Past Lakers, 109-102

Anthony Davis had 25 points, 12 rebounds and six blocked shots, and the New Orleans Pelicans pulled away from the reeling Los Angeles Lakers for a 109-102 victory Wednesday night.

11/12/2014

Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers shoots against the Memphis Grizzlies during the game on November 11, 2014 at FedEx Forum in Memphis, Tennessee. (credit: Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bryant Becomes All-Time NBA Leader In Missed Shots As Grizzlies Beat Lakers, 107-102

Mike Conley scored 23 points and the Memphis Grizzlies finally got a strong effort from their struggling bench to beat the Los Angeles Lakers 107-102 on Tuesday night.

11/11/2014

Charlotte Hornets v Los Angeles Lakers

Lakers Get 1st Win Of Season With 107-92 Victory Over Hornets

Kobe Bryant and Jeremy Lin each scored 21 points, and the Los Angeles Lakers rallied to beat the Charlotte Hornets 107-92 Sunday night for their first victory of the season after five straight losses.

11/09/2014

Fromer NBA players Ernie Vandeweghe, right, and son Kiki take in a Knicks-Lakers game at Staples Center in Los Angeles in November 2013. Ernie Vandeweghe died Saturday at age 86. Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Former Lakers Physician Ernie Vandeweghe Dies

Ernie Vandeweghe, the former New York Knicks player and father of former NBA star Kiki Vandeweghe and grandfather of pro tennis player CoCo Vandeweghe, has died. He was 86.

11/09/2014

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Fans Still Paying Big Money For Lakers Tickets Despite Winless Record

What’s an 0-5 record worth to Lakers fans? A lot, apparently.

11/07/2014

Markieff Morris #11 of the Phoenix Suns dunks against the Los Angeles Lakers at STAPLES Center on November 04, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Phoenix Suns Beat Lakers, 112-106, Despite Bryant’s 39 Points

Gerald Green scored 26 points off the bench, Markieff Morris had 23 points and 10 rebounds, and the Phoenix Suns overcame Kobe Bryant’s 39-point performance to keep the Los Angeles Lakers winless with a 112-106 victory on Tuesday night.

11/04/2014

Los Angeles Lakers v Golden State Warriors

Klay Thompson Drops 41 On Lakers To Lead Warriors, 127-104

Klay Thompson scored a career-high 41 points in his first game since signing a contract extension, teaming with backcourt star Stephen Curry to lead the Golden State Warriors past the winless Los Angeles Lakers 127-104 on Saturday night.

11/01/2014

Los Angeles Clippers v Los Angeles Lakers

Lakers Make It Close, But Still Lose To Clippers, 118-111

Blake Griffin scored 39 points and went 11 for 12 from the free throw line, powering the Los Angeles Clippers to a gritty 118-111 victory over the winless Lakers in the first meeting of the season between the Staples Center co-tenants.

10/31/2014

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Video Allegedly Shows Kobe Bryant Using Racial Slur Toward Dwight Howard

There is more fallout news from the incident between Kobe Bryant and Dwight Hoard on Tuesday night in the Lakers’ home opener.

10/30/2014

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