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Lamar Odom Talks Life, Marrying Khloe Kardashian With Playboy

Lakers forward Lamar Odom is revealing himself in the February issue of Playboy.


Los Angeles Lakers v Los Angeles Clippers

Blake Griffin And Ron Artest Have Calls Rescinded

The technical fouls against Lakers forward Ron Artest and Clippers forward Blake Griffin have been rescinded by the NBA on Monday, according to league spokesman Tim Frank.


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Lakers Too Much For Phoenix

Kobe Bryant scored 24 points and four other Los Angeles players reached double figures as the Lakers held off the Phoenix Suns 99-95 on Wednesday night.


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Lakers Hold Off Late Charge By 76ers To Win 102-98

Kobe Bryant scored 33 points and hit a tiebreaking jumper with 1:15 to play, and the Los Angeles Lakers bounced back from consecutive home losses with a 102-98 victory over the pesky Philadelphia 76ers on Friday night.



Lakers Upset, Not Worried Following Spurs Loss

Following the Los Angeles Lakers third consecutive double-digit loss, this time to the San Antonio Spurs, John Ireland caught up with a couple of players to get a feel for the recent struggles.



Raymond Mikkael Wins Ron Artest’s Ring

Raymond Mikkael has won Los Angeles Lakers Forward Ron Artest championship ring after winning a raffle to raise awareness for mental health.


Miami Heat v Los Angeles Lakers

Heat Crush Lakers Behind James’ Triple-Double

LeBron James had 27 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists while hitting a season-high five 3-pointers, and the Miami Heat thrived on the holiday stage in a 96-80 victory over Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers on Saturday.


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Ron Artest To Announce Winner Of Ring Raffle

Ron Artest has absolutely no regrets about giving away his Los Angeles Lakers championship ring to boost mental health awareness.


Los Angeles Lakers v Milwaukee Bucks

Lakers Host Bucks After 7-Game Road Trip

Home after a seven-game road trip and with a Christmas Day showdown looming, it’d be easy for the Los Angeles Lakers to overlook the Milwaukee Bucks.


Los Angeles Lakers v Washington Wizards

Bynum Makes Season Debut In Lakers Win

Kobe Bryant took over the game by scoring 16 of his 24 points in the third quarter, and Andrew Bynum added seven points in his season debut Tuesday night as the Los Angeles Lakers beat the undermanned Washington Wizards 103-89.


Derek Fisher #2 of the Los Angeles Lakers releases a shot at the buzzer over DeAndre Jordan #9 of the Los Angeles Clippers to seal the victory by a score of 87-86 at Staples Center on December 8, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Fisher Beats Clippers At Buzzer

Derek Fisher hit a layup at the buzzer to give the Los Angeles Lakers an 87-86 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Wednesday night after the two-time defending NBA champions trailed for most of the second half.


Ron Artest

CBS Sports: Artest Wants Shot At NFL

In an interview airing later this week on, Artest revealed that he intends to try out for an NFL team when his contract with the Lakers is up after the 2013-14 season. Artest, who taped the interview at the Lakers’ practice facility on Saturday, his 31st birthday, already has divulged that he’s been training for a second career as a heavyweight boxer when his basketball days are over.


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Laker Ron Artest Ready To Raffle Off Championship Ring

Ron Artest just got his championship ring last night, and he’s already ready to give it away.


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Ron Artest’s Entertaining Ride With The Lakers

A year ago at this time the Lakers had a big question to answer, how would Ron Artest handle the triangle offense?


Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers drives around Antoine Wright #3 of the Sacramento Kings during their preseason game at the Thomas & Mack Center October 13, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Lakers Hold Off Late Kings Rally

Pau Gasol and Ron Artest each scored 18 points to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to a 98-95 win over the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday night. Kobe Bryant had seven points, four rebounds, and two assists while playing just under 19 minutes. He played nine minutes in the first and third quarters.