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Hassan Whiteside Recalls Lakers Workout: ‘I Thought They Could Use Me’

Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside has been one of the NBA's best stories this season. After being drafted in 2010, he played in only 19 games in two seasons and has spent the last two years in the NBA Developmental League. -- Think You Know Everything About Kobe Bryant? Take The Ultimate Kobe Quiz! -- Whiteside has exploded on the scene since being called up by the Heat, averaging nearly a double-double an ...

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Byron Scott On Hassan Whiteside: ‘Out-Rebounded All Our Bigs’

The Los Angeles Lakers lost another close game Wednesday night as they continue to struggle on the road. Los Angeles is coming off a one-point defeat against the Charlotte Hornets and they once again failed to make timely plays in the final minutes. The Miami Heat were able to execute down the stretch and eventually finished off the Lakers with a 100-94 win. -- Think You Know Everything About Kobe Bryant? T ...

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Byron Scott On Who Lakers Closer Is: ‘Whoever’s Playing Well’

Over the span of nearly two decades, there's been no question which player is taking the last shot or leading the Los Angeles Lakers to victory in the fourth quarter. Kobe Bryant was the undisputed leader and arguably the best closer in the NBA, but with the five-time NBA champion on the shelf, there's no clear cut option for who'll be the player to closeout games. -- Think You Know Everything About Kobe Br ...

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Steve Nash Admits Comeback Was ‘Just Not Meant To Be’

The Los Angeles Lakers came into the season hoping that their aging backcourt would be able to stay relatively healthy this season. Unfortunately, point guard Steve Nash's season ended before it began as Nash was unable to overcome the nerve issues that have plagued him over the last three seasons. -- Think You Know Everything About Kobe Bryant? Take The Ultimate Kobe Quiz! -- With Nash's contract expiring ...

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Game Recap: Lakers Lose Second Straight Close Road Game

The second stop on the Los Angeles Lakers road trip was in Miami as the Lakers took on a Heat team battling to remain in the Eastern Conference playoffs. -- Think You Know Everything About Kobe Bryant? Take The Ultimate Kobe Quiz! -- After three straight wins, the Lakers lost their last two games, including last night to the Charlotte Bobcats in the first game of this trip. The point guards have continued t ...

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Los Angeles Lakers Vs. Miami Heat NBA Highlights

There was no rest for the Los Angeles Lakers as they continued their road trip by taking on the Miami Heat Wednesday night. The team is coming off a tightly contested loss the night before from the Charlotte Hornets. Coming into the game, the Lakers had a record of 16-43. Check out the highlights provided by TWC SportsNet below: First Quarter 4 on 1 fastbreak? Jordan Clarkson doesn't need you, teammates ...

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Jordan Clarkson On His Three-Point Shooting: ‘I Think It’s Coming’

Rookie Jordan Clarkson was taken with the 48th overall pick in the 2014 NBA draft after the Los Angeles Lakers bought the pick from the Washington Wizards. Clarkson being selected by the Lakers was overshadowed by Julius Randle getting taken with a lottery pick early in the draft, but he's quickly making a name for himself in Los Angeles. -- Think You Know Everything About Kobe Bryant? Take The Ultimate Kob ...

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Byron Scott On Loss To Hornets: ‘The Third Quarter Basically Killed Us’

The Los Angeles Lakers have lost 16 of their last 20 games and the latest defeat came from the hands of the Charlotte Hornets. Despite playing well as of late, the Lakers have gone back to their losing ways and fans in favoring of tanking aren't complaining. -- Think You Know Everything About Kobe Bryant? Take The Ultimate Kobe Quiz! -- Los Angeles did have a chance to steal a victory in Charlotte, but they ...

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Jeremy Lin On Improved Play: ‘Coach Is Letting Me Go A Little More’

In the first half of the 2014-15 NBA season, Jeremy Lin struggled to find his role as the starting point guard for the Los Angeles Lakers. Eventually, after the first 20 games of the season, Lin was demoted and had to come off the bench in favor of veteran Ronnie Price. -- Think You Know Everything About Kobe Bryant? Take The Ultimate Kobe Quiz! -- Although Lin is now coming off the bench for Coach Scott wi ...

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Lakers Vs. Heat Preview: Lakers Seek To Avoid Sweep

Never has an organization experienced such a whirlwind of emotions over such a brief period of time. The wizardry of Pat Riley triumphed through the NBA trade deadline with the theft of Goran Dragic, assembling perhaps the most talented starting lineup in the league. All the buzz surrounding Miami was soon overshadowed by a brief episode of sheer horror as Chris Bosh suffered potentially lethal blood clots ...

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