'He Was A Prince Of A Man': Jerry West Looks Back On Time With Elgin BaylorA subdued Jerry West spoke with CBS Los Angeles' Jim Hill about his longstanding friendship with former Lakers teammate Elgin Baylor, whose death was announced Monday.
Lakers Legend Elgin Baylor Dies At 86His death from natural causes was announced by the team Monday morning. Baylor’s wife, Elaine, and daughter, Krystal, were at his side when he died.
LeBron Puts Lakers Past Hornets 116-105 For 4th Straight WinLeBron James had 37 points, eight rebounds and six assists, and the Los Angeles Lakers moved back into second place in the Western Conference on Thursday night with their fourth straight victory, 116-105 over the Charlotte Hornets.
LeBron Gets 99th Triple-Double, Lakers Rout Wolves 137-121LeBron James had 25 points, 12 rebounds and 12 assists in his 99th career triple-double, leading the Los Angeles Lakers to a 137-121 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Tuesday night.
LeBron, Short-Handed Lakers Beat Up On Warriors 128-97LeBron James had a triple-double with 22 points, 11 assists and 10 rebounds, leading the injury-depleted Los Angeles Lakers past the Golden State Warriors 128-97 on Monday night.
LeBron James Calls COVID Vaccine Decision ‘Private’The Lakers star said he would not disclose whether or not he will be getting the vaccine.
Slumping Kings Beat Short-Handed Lakers 123-120Buddy Hield shook off a sore ankle to score 29 points and the Sacramento Kings beat the short-handed Los Angeles Lakers 123-120 on Wednesday night.
Suns Overcome Booker’s Ejection, Hold Off Lakers 114-104Dario Šarić scored 10 of his 21 points in the fourth quarter, Mikal Bridges added 19 and the Phoenix Suns overcame Devin Booker’s ejection for a 114-104 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday night.
Gobert, Clarkson Lead Jazz To 114-89 Rout Of LakersRudy Gobert and Jordan Clarkson each scored 18 points and the Utah Jazz routed the Los Angeles Lakers 114-89 on Wednesday night.
Pau Gasol Back With Barcelona, With An Eye Toward The Summer OlympicsGasol, 40, has been out of the NBA since March of 2019 due to a foot injury. But he’s ready to come back to the court, and will do so in Spain to play for Barcelona through the end of June.
Wizards Win 5th Straight, Hold Off Lakers 127-124 In OTBradley Beal scored six of his 33 points on three consecutive possessions late in overtime, and the Washington Wizards extended their longest winning streak in three years to five straight with a 127-124 victory over the slumping Los Angeles Lakers on Monday night.
Harden, Harris Lead Streaking Nets Past Lakers, 109-98James Harden scored 23 points, Joe Harris added 21 with six 3-pointers and the Brooklyn Nets routed the short-handed Los Angeles Lakers 109-98 Thursday night for their season-best fifth straight victory.
LeBron James Scores 35,000th Career PointLeBron James Thursday night became the youngest player in NBA history with 35,000 points, scoring 32 points during the Lakers loss to the Brooklyn Nets.
James, Lakers, Fend Off Timberwolves 112-104 Minus DavisLeBron James had 30 points, 13 rebounds and seven assists and Dennis Schröder scored 24 points, helping the Los Angeles Lakers pull away from the Minnesota Timberwolves for a 112-104 victory on Tuesday night.
Kobe Bryant, Mookie Betts Rise Above Downtown LA In New MuralThe new mural by artist Brian Peterson was unveiled Sunday. It features the late Lakers superstar about to make his signature backwards dunk on one side, and the current Dodgers star on the other, leaping high make a big catch.