Josh Smith says Dwight Howard is too loyal to leave Lakers

Monday, March 4th, 2013

Atlanta Hawks forward Josh Smith has known Dwight Howard since they were kids and played on the same AAU team. On Sunday Smith weighed on on the center's future before the Hawks and Los Angeles Lakers tangled at Staples Center. He claimed Howard was simply too loyal to leave the ...

Video: Kobe Bryant posterizes Josh Smith in Lakers win

Monday, March 4th, 2013

The Los Angeles Lakers finally got back to .500 on Sunday night with a 99-98 win over the Atlanta Hawks. It was a hard-fought victory on the NBA's "Noche Latina" during which "Los Lakers" relied heavily on superstar guard Kobe Bryant. Bryant was spectacular, scoring 34 points, while adding six rebounds, ...

Video: Kobe Bryant throws down big dunks against Timberwolves

Friday, March 1st, 2013

Every once in a while Kobe Bryant reminds us how amazingly athletic he actually is. Bryant may not throw down thunderous dunks like he used to, but on occasion he'll bust out some pretty sweet finishes. Thursday night during the Los Angeles Lakers' 116-94 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves. Bryant scored ...

Kenneth Faried’s big time alley-oop dunk over Dwight Howard

Monday, February 25th, 2013

The Denver Nuggets knocked off the Los Angeles Lakers 119-108 on Monday night an in the process had a series of dunks that were incredibly impressive. The best of those dunks is above, an alley-oop pass from Andre Iguodala to Kenneth Faried, who finished the dunk over Lakers center Dwight Howard. Faried ...

Steve Nash passes Magic Johnson for fourth on all-time assists list

Thursday, February 21st, 2013

On Wednesday night Los Angeles Lakers point guard Steve Nash collected his 10,142nd assist, pushing him past Magic Johnson for for fourth place on the NBA's all-time list. The assist came during a 113-99 win over the Boston Celtics. That's an amazing accomplishment for the 39-year-old Nash who - oddly enough ...

Los Angeles Lakers: Pau Gasol comes off bench, could be traded

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

Before the Los Angeles Lakers took on the Chicago Bulls on Monday night, it was announced that head coach Mike D'Antoni would relegate Pau Gasol to the bench. The Spaniard was not happy about the decision and at this point it looks like he won't be around in LA much ...

Kobe Bryant named to record 15th straight All-Star Game start

Friday, January 18th, 2013

On Thursday afternoon the NBA announced the starters for the league's February 17 All-Star Game. There weren't any surprises among those selected, but the headline was that Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant was elected to his NBA-record 15th consecutive All-Star start. Bryant finished with 1,591,437 votes, besting Miami's LeBron James ...