Carmello Anthony

Carmelo Anthony (L), LeBron James (C) and Kobe Bryant (R) of the  2012 USA Basketball Men?s National Team attend a press conference at the Main Press Center July 27, 2012 in London, just  hours before the opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games.  AFP PHOTO / TIMOTHY A. CLARY        (Photo credit should read TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/GettyImages)

Report: Lakers Plan To Make Run At LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony In 2014

Now that Dwight Howard is out of the picture, the Lakers could have money and roster space to play with following next season.


LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 25: Metta World Peace #15 of the Los Angeles Lakers pulls down a rebound against the New York Knicks at Staples Center on December 25, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Kobe Scores 34 To Lead Lakers Past Knicks On Christmas Day, Win 5 Straight

Kobe Bryant engineered a second-half comeback, helping the Los Angeles beat the New York Knicks 100-94 on Tuesday and extend the Lakers’ winning streak to five games while lifting them to .500.