Andrew Bynum Out Tonight Against Houston Rockets

According to Lakers reporter Mike Trudell Andrew Bynum will miss tonight's game against the Houston Rockets after having an MRI revealed a bone bruise...

The Art of Kobe Bryant by Tracy Tubera

For the last 15 years, all of us have reached deep within our bag of superlatives, eventually tearing the seams at the bottom trying...

Bryant Helps Fund Chinese Culture Initiative Program

Kobe Bryant was in attendance at Bell Gardens Intermediate School in Bell Gardens, Calif., on Monday January 31, to promote the Chinese culture initiative...

Pre-Game Report: Lakers vs. Rockets

Rockets Projected Starting Line-up: PG: Kyle Lowry SG: Kevin Martin SF: Shane Battier PF: Luis Scola C: Chuck Hayes Key Reserves: Aaron Brooks, Brad Miller, Jordan Hill Injuries: Yao Ming After two...

The Essence of Clutch

To be clutch or not to be clutch…that is the question. Whether ‘tis nobler in the mind to suffer the slings and arrows of...

The Case For Shaquille O’Neal Never Having His Number Retired

I know many in the Lakers Nation will read the headline and instantly think I am a moron. Shaquille O’Neal, one of the most...

The Top Lakers News & NBA Game Previews

The Latest on the Lakers Here is a quarter-by-quarter recap of yesterday's 109-96 loss to the Boston Celtics by Lakers Nation's Michael Goldsholl. Kevin Garnett...

Fancap: Two Words For Any Celtics Fan: Game Seven

I have never been so glad that my recaps for Lakers Nation are from the perspective of a fan… I do not have to...

Gasol Needs to Show Signs of Life, Stat

Two minutes and 35 seconds. Over the course of a lifetime, two minutes would be like taking a dime from a billionaire—unnoticeable. Over the course...

Power Rankings: Lakers Remain in Top-Five, Barely

30. Cleveland Cavaliers (Last week's ranking: 30): They have not won a game since December 18th (a 109-102 OT win over New York) and...

Celtics Sweet Shooting Too Much For Lakers Despite Kobe’s 41

Having not faced off since June 17, 2010 – or the night the Lakers capped off their 16th championship run, the Boston Celtics returned...

Pre-Game Report: Lakers vs. Celtics

Starting Lineups: Derek Fisher - Rajon Rondo Kobe Bryant - Ray Allen Ron Artest - Paul Pierce Pau Gasol - Kevin Garnett Andrew Bynum - Shaquille O'Neal In what might...