James working 'around the clock' to return for Lakers
The Lakers are still in the hunt for a post-season berth, with Wednesday's hard-earned victory over Phoenix leaving them 10th in the Western Conference.
NBA: LeBron James forgoes wearing social justice message on jersey
NBA superstar LeBron James said Saturday he would opt out of wearing a social justice message on the back of his jersey because it doesn't "resonate with his mission."
NBA: Anthony Davis likes Lakers' title chances when games return
Anthony Davis says he likes the Los Angeles Lakers' chances of winning the NBA title when the coronavirus-halted season resumes July 30 even more after the four-month break.
NBA Roundup: Eyeful for Davis; Harrel out of bubble; Kristaps, Noel miss tests
Los Angeles Lakers’ Anthony Davis is feared to miss the NBA season restart in Orlando Thursday.
NBA Roundup: LA Confidential -- Round 1 to LeBron James, Lakers
The Los Angeles Lakers had a good start in the NBA season restart Thursday at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando as it edged co-Staples Center tenant the Los Angeles Clippers, 103-101.
NBA Roundup: Warren drops 53; Heat wave; Thunder, Jazz take knee; not Smart enough
Joel Embiid and Ben Simmons combined for 60 points but were no match for Indiana's T.J. Warren who dropped 53 points, highlighted by 9-of-12 shooting from the arc, in a 127-121 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers at the NBA bubble Saturday in Orlando.
NBA: Kyle Lowry sparks Raptors over Lakers
Kyle Lowry scored 33 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to lift the defending NBA champion Toronto Raptors over the Los Angeles Lakers 107-92 in a showdown of title contenders Saturday.
NBA: Antetokounmpo head MVP race with James, Harden
Reigning NBA Most Valuable Player Giannis Antetokounmpo was named alongside Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James and 2018 MVP James Harden as the finalist for this year's award on Saturday.
NBA: Top seeds back on terms as Lakers, Bucks bounce back in playoffs
The Los Angeles Lakers and Milwaukee Bucks stepped it up on Thursday, bouncing back from opening upsets with convincing victories in the NBA playoffs.
NBA: Lakers' James, Davis dominate Blazers; Bucks blow past Magic
LeBron James finished with 38 points as the Los Angeles Lakers outplayed the Portland Trail Blazers at both ends of the floor Saturday for a 116-108 win in game three of their Western Conference playoff series.
NBA Roundup: Lakers, Bucks bounce back; Timberwolves pick first in draft; James, Curry endorse Biden
The Los Angeles Lakers bounced back from a stinging loss to the Portland Trailblazers and tied their Western Conference playoff series at a game each.
NBA: Bucks advance after triggering shutdown; Lakers snap playoff win drought
The Milwaukee Bucks powered into the second round of the NBA playoffs on Saturday, three days after their refusal to take the court in the wake of a police shooting in Wisconsin brought the post-season to a halt.
NBA: Bucks lose Giannis but stay alive; Lakers pull level with Rockets
Khris Middleton starred as the Milwaukee Bucks, their backs against the wall and star Giannis Antetokounmpo injured, beat the Miami Heat 118-115 in overtime on Sunday to stay alive in the NBA playoffs.
NBA Roundup: Bucks stay alive; Lakers level series, Giannis hurt anew
The Bucks lived for another day when it survived the Miami Heat 118-115 in overtime in Game 4 of their second-round Eastern Conference playoff series.