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.
Pacers Snap Lakers 14-Game Road Winning Streak With Impressive Late RallyThe Lakers came into the game with 14 straight wins on the road, the second-longest streak in franchise history.
LeBron, Lakers Hold Off Pesky HawksAfter scoring 28 points in a win at Miami on Friday, James flew to Columbus to watch son Bronny play a high school game Saturday before flying to Atlanta on Sunday.
Lakers Beat Magic Behind LeBron’s Triple-DoubleJames had 25 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists for his sixth triple-double this season.
Davis Puts Up 50 As Lakers Power Past Timberwolves In High Scoring AffairAnthony Davis was 20 of 29 from the field and made all 10 of his free throws to go along with seven rebounds and six assists.
Sex Assault Lawsuit Dropped Against Ex-Lakers Coach Luke WaltonWalton was accused of sexually assaulting a woman at her Santa Monica hotel.
Lakers Crush Jazz As LeBron Gets First Win In Utah Since 2010Anthony Davis scored 26 points, LeBron James added 20 points and 12 assists for his 17th double-double in 22 games.
Davis Battles Through Flu As Lakers Beat NuggetsAnthony Davis, ailing from flu-like symptoms, took an IV at halftime and then scored 13 of his 25 points in the third quarter.
Lakers Edge Pelicans As Davis Puts Up 41 In First Game Against Former TeamAnthony Davis shrugged off a constant cascade of boos and reminded a packed crowd exactly what it lost when the six-time All-Star’s trade request was finally fulfilled.
LeBron, Lakers Easily Handle Slumping SpursLeBron James had 33 points and 13 assists, and the Los Angeles Lakers sent the Spurs to their ninth loss in the last 10 games.