Kobe Bryant scored 48 points — his fifth straight game with 25 or more — and the Los Angeles Lakers defeated the Phoenix Suns 99-83 Tuesday night to win their seventh straight at home and third in a row overall.
Former NBA All-Star Cedric Ceballos has been hospitalized after what his publicist called “a series of small heart attacks.”
Grant Hill scored 19 points, Aaron Brooks and Zabian Dowdell made up the absence of ailing Steve Nash, and the Phoenix Suns ended a four-game losing streak with a 111-98 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Friday night.
The Los Angeles Lakers will play a second straight game without Andrew Bynum when they host the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday night.
It seems the only thing stopping Andrew Bynum these days is the league office. The Los Angeles Lakers big man will finish his two game suspension on Tuesday when the Lakers battle the Phoenix Suns.
Steve Nash had 23 points, 13 assists and seven rebounds, Channing Frye added 19 points and the Phoenix Suns surged early in the fourth quarter for a 108-99 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday.
Rookie Blake Griffin posted his 18th straight double-double with 28 points and 12 rebounds before fouling out with 2:52 remaining, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat Phoenix 108-103 on Sunday to end a streak of nine straight losses to the Suns.
While the Phoenix Suns continue to await the debut of their newly acquired eight-time All-Star, they might not be too concerned about potentially facing the Los Angeles Clippers without him.
PHOENIX (AP) — Jason Richardson scored 29 points, reserve Hakim Warrick had a season-high 25 and the Phoenix Suns kept the Los Angeles Clippers winless on the road with a 116-108 victory on Friday night. […]
Jason Richardson scored 34 points and the Phoenix Suns hit the second-most 3-pointers in NBA history to hold off the Los Angeles Lakers 121-116 on Sunday night.
Lamar Odom had 18 points and 17 rebounds and the Los Angeles Lakers beat Phoenix 114-106 on Friday night in the Suns’ home opener and a rematch of last season’s Western Conference finalists.
The Phoenix Suns are a different team without Amare Stoudemire in the lineup. Kobe Bryant doesn’t care one bit.