Former Lakers coach Phil Jackson said he blamed Shaquille O’Neal’s poor work ethics and clownish personality was cause of the rift between him and Kobe Bryant.
As the trading deadline expired at noon Pacific time, It didn’t take long for his former teammates to speak out against the trade that sent Steve Blake to the Golden State Warriors Thursday after practice.
On the sidelines of Sunday’s All-Star Game, Lakers guard Kobe Bryant said his latest injury woes have forced him to ask himself, “Is this it?”
Rockets guard James Harden will start in place of the injured Kobe Bryant for Sunday’s NBA All-Star game, according to Yahoo Sports.
A person with knowledge of the plans says New Orleans forward Anthony Davis will be selected to replace the injured Kobe Bryant in the NBA All-Star game to be played in his home city.
David West scored 19 points, Lance Stephenson had 15 points and 14 rebounds, and the Indiana Pacers wrapped up a five-game road trip with a 104-92 victory over the spiraling Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night.
Carmelo Anthony let it fly from halfcourt, and when it went in, he had proof of what was already obvious.
Kobe Bryant was elected by fans to his 16th All-Star game, second-most in NBA history, but this one is shaping up as a kids’ game.
Kobe Bryant is riding a bike. That’s about all he can do right now, so he’s trying not to think about when he might be able to play again for the Los Angeles Lakers.
A Boston College professor says he used Kobe Bryant as an example in his first international marketing class of the semester — and then the Lakers star walked into the class and started taking notes.
The “Black Mamba” is set to go one-on-one with former President Bill Clinton.
While Kobe Bryant heals from his latest injury, he has an unusual message for the fans who select the NBA All-Star game’s starters: Don’t vote for me.
Brandon Knight scored 18 of his career-high 37 points in the third quarter and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Los Angeles Lakers 94-79 Tuesday night.
Derrick Favors had 18 points and 14 rebounds and made a putback dunk with 2.1 seconds remaining to lift the Utah Jazz to a 105-103 victory over the depleted Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night.
Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade had 23 points apiece, and the Miami Heat beat the Los Angeles Lakers 101-95 on Wednesday for their sixth straight win.