No LeBron? No Problem: Despite Slow Start, Lakers Beat Kings, 117-92LeBron James was scratched off the lineup after he was placed into the health and safety protocols. James has missed 12 of the 23 games so far this season. With tonight's win, the Lakers improve to 5-7 without their star player.
Lakers Top Pistons, 110-106, One Week After Scuffle Between Two Teams Took PlaceThe Lakers topped the Pistons for the second time in a week with their 110-106 victory. LeBron James had 33 points in the calm rematch between the two teams.
Fox, Hield Lead Kings Over Lakers 141-137 In Triple OTThe Lakers, who are 10-11 after dropping five of their last seven, had four players with at least 20 points with the first time this season. LeBron James led the way with 30 points, Russell Westbrook added 29, Anthony Davis 23 and Malik Monk 20.
Tatum Scores 37 Points, Celtics Beat Lakers In LeBron's Return From InjuryJames had missed eight games with an abdominal strain, and the Lakers went 3-5 while he was sidelined. They’ve lost their last four road games.
Towns, Wolves Thrash Lakers 107-83 To Snap 6-Game SkidD'Angelo Russell had 22 points against his former team and Patrick Beverley added 11 points and seven rebounds for Minnesota, which seized control while outscoring the Lakers 40-12 in the third.
Lillard Scores 25, Blazers Cruise past Shorthanded Lakers 105-90Leading scorer Anthony Davis was questionable for the Lakers going into the game with a thumb strain. He started but played just seven minutes before leaving with a stomach illness.
Lakers top Cavaliers, 113-101; LeBron Scores 26, Carmelo Adds 24 Off The BenchWith LeBron back from injury, the Lakers take home the victory over his hometown team in the Cleveland Cavaliers, 113-101.
Lakers Give OKC Their First Win Of The SeasonComing off their overtime win against the San Antonio Spurs and hoping to keep the win streak going, Los Angeles Lakers hoped to rout the winless Oklahoma City Thunder.
Lakers Down Spurs 125-121 in OvertimeThe Lakers took the victory in their first road trip of the season, 125-121, to the San Antonio Spurs in overtime. LeBron James was one of many notable inactive players, but it didn't matter as Anthony Davis and Russell Westbrook carried the team.
Lakers Overcome Morant's 40-points, Beat Grizzlies 121-118 For First Win Of SeasonAnthony Davis added 22 points and four blocks, and LeBron James scored 19 points as the Lakers overcame Ja Morant’s 40-point game and beat the Memphis Grizzlies 121-118 Sunday night.
19 Lakers, 5 Clippers Named To NBA's 75th Anniversary TeamNineteen Lakers and five Clippers earned a spot on the NBA's 75th Anniversary Team, including current players LeBron James and Kawhi Leonard.
Report: Russell Westbrook Acquired By The LakersLong Beach native Russell Westbrook is headed back to the Southland, according to reports.
NBA Star, Former Bruin Russell Westbrook Cuts Ribbon On Renovated Crenshaw YMCAKids got a chance to test out the new basketball court and sports facility at the Crenshaw Family YMCA, 3820 Santa Rosalia Dr. The new indoor court, with its colorful basketball murals, was designed with the help of YMCA's kid members.
NBA Star Russell Westbrook To Open New Charter School In South LAThe Russell Westbrook Why Not? Academy will be a middle and high school in South L.A.
LA Native Russell Westbrook Delivers Meals To Nurses At MLK HospitalNative Angeleno and former UCLA standout Russell Westbrook paid tribute to first responders this week in his hometown.