Caught On Video: LAPD Officer Helps Man Seriously Injured By Firework During Downtown Laker CelebrationsOfficer Christopher Gonzalez had been part of the LAPD response in downtown LA that night to respond to any Lakers celebration violence.
'Leave A Legacy': Kobe Bryant Looks Over Champion Lakers In New Mid-City MuralThe painting features all 18 members of the championship team and their coach, but on the backs of their jerseys and on the signs of the fans in the background are messages of a movement.
2020 Champion Lakers Back In LA After 3 Months In NBA BubbleThe team flew SwiftAir from Florida to Los Angeles and arrived home at about 1 p.m. The team wrapped up the unprecedented NBA finals, which typically takes place in June, in a Sunday night Game 6 against the Miami Heat.
Heat Force Game 6 With 111-108 Win Over LakersJimmy Butler and the Miami Heat delayed its appearance. The NBA Finals are not over, not after Butler and the Heat pulled off a virtuoso performance in Game 5 on Friday night.
Staples Center To Laker Fans: Do Not Come Here To CelebrateWith the Lakers on the verge of their first NBA title since 2010, fans are being asked to stay away from the team's home arena Friday night.
LA County Public Health Officer: Stay Home To Celebrate If Lakers Win NBA FinalsLaker fans are famous for celebrating in rowdy and exuberant fashion when their team wins the NBA title, and those celebrations have occasionally ended with vandalism and fires set around the Staples Center.
'Felt Like A Finals Game': Lakers Take 3-1 Lead With Win Over HeatThe Los Angeles Lakers were on the cusp of the franchise's first championship in 10 years, taking a 3-1 lead Tuesday night over the Miami Heat with a 102-96 win.
Lakers Defeat Short-Handed Heat, Lead Series 2-0The Los Angeles Lakers are one game closer to their first NBA Finals championship since 2010 after beating the short-handed Miami Heat 124-114 Friday night.
Lakers, LeBron Roll In Game 1 Of Finals, Top Heat 116-98Anthony Davis scored 34 points in his finals debut, James had 25 points, 13 rebounds and nine assists and the Los Angeles Lakers rolled past the Miami Heat 116-98 on Wednesday night.
Lakers Head To First NBA Finals Since 2010 With 117-107 Win Over NuggetsThe Lakers will play the winner of the Eastern Conference finals between the Miami Heat and the Boston Celtics.
Lakers Beat Nuggets 126-114 In Game 1 Of The Western Conference FinalsThe Los Angeles Lakers have made it to the Western Conference for the first time in ten years after the Lakers' LeBron James led the team past the Houston Rockets.
LeBron Loses MVP Race To Giannis, Passes Jordan In Career MVP VotesThe Lakers superstar came up short in the race for the NBA’s Most Valuable Player, coming in second to Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo.
Lakers Are Undefeated Since Halsey Created Basketball Centric Twitter AccountThe music star and big Lakers fan has started a new Twitter account with her basketball musings and trash talk. The Lakers are unbeaten since.
'We Demand Change': LeBron James Speaks Out After Lakers-Blazers Game Postponed Due To Boycott Over Jacob Blake ShootingThe Lakers-Blazers game had been scheduled for 6 p.m. It's unclear when the games will be rescheduled.
'I Was Truly Honored To Do It': Los Angeles Tattoo Artist Nikko Hurtado Discusses Tattooing Vanessa Bryant, His Passion For Portraits Of Kobe And His Connection With ClientsA local tattoo artist has a passion for creating portraits of the late Lakers legend and he spoke about it with CBSLA's Kristin Smith.