Celtics Hand Lakers Their Worst Loss Of The SeasonAfter winning nine straight games, the Lakers have lost two of their last three.
Fultz’s Triple-Double Helps Magic End Lakers’ 9-Game Win StreakMarkelle Fultz hit two big layups in the final minute while scoring 21 points during his second career triple-double.
LeBron Powers Lakers To Ninth Straight Win With Davis Still SidelinedJames scored 23 of his 31 points in a dominant second half, and Dwight Howard added season highs of 21 points and 15 rebounds.
Kobe Bryant Reflects On Career: 'My First Two Or Three Years Were A Nightmare'Lakers legend Kobe Bryant appeared on the All The Smoke podcast with Matt Barnes and Stephen Jackson, saying that the first couple years were the lowest moment of his career.
Anthony Davis Injured In 117-87 Win Over KnicksDavis took a hard fall in the third quarter when he crashed into the Knicks’ Julius Randle while trying to block his shot.
Lakers Block 20 Shots In Win Over Pistons, First Team To Do So In Nearly 20 YearsThe Lakers held a block party for the Pistons on Sunday night and everybody was invited.
The King Reigns: LeBron James Is AP's Male Athlete Of DecadeLeBron James is The Associated Press male athlete of the decade, adding his name to a list that includes Tiger Woods, Wayne Gretzky and Arnold Palmer. He was a runaway winner in a vote of AP member sports editors and AP beat writers, easily outpacing runner-up Tom Brady of the New England Patriots.
Kawhi Leonard, Clippers Rally To Beat Lakers On Christmas DayKawhi Leonard scored 11 of his 35 points in the fourth quarter and had 12 rebounds to help the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Los Angeles Lakers in the NBA’s marquee Christmas game.
Lakers To Battle Clippers In Western Conference ShowdownThe Lakers and The Clippers will square off for the second time this season. The Clippers defeated the Lakers 112-102 in their last matchup on Oct. 22. Leonard led the Clippers with 30 points, and Danny Green paced the Lakers scoring 28 points.
With LeBron Sidelined, Nuggets Dominate Lakers For Sixth Straight WinThe Western Conference-leading Lakers have lost three in a row since winning seven straight.
Bucks Top Lakers To Take Sole Possession Of NBA’s Best RecordGiannis Antetokounmpo had 34 points and 11 rebounds and the Bucks beat LeBron and Anthony Davis in a showdown of the NBA's top teams.