Slipping Through this Playoff Trap Series

I really wonder how much Jerry Sloan hates having to coach against Phil Jackson year after year in the NBA Playoffs.  As if losing...

Want to Play One-on-One with Kobe Bryant?

Hey Lakers Nation would you like a chance to meet Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant? If your hand just shot up in the air you...

Second-Round Showdown: Game 1

MAY 2| SUN |ROUND 2, GAME 1| (5) Jazz vs. (1) Lakers : Series tied 0-0 The Lakers closed out the first round in epic fashion...

Lakers – Jazz Round 2 Schedule

Here is the full schedule and media guide for the Western Conference Semi-Finals between the Utah Jazz and Los Angeles Lakers: Game 1 - Sun May...

First-Round Fever: Game 6

APRIL 30| FRI |ROUND 1, GAME 6 | (1) Lakers vs. (8) Thunder : LAL lead series 3-2 The Lakers took care of business at home....

Dark Kobe, We Need You Now

I recently stumbled upon an old article written by the great Jim Murray. It was a piece about a 19-year-old Kobe Bryant, the baby...

First-Round Fever: Game 5

APRIL 27| TUES |ROUND 1, GAME 5 | (8) Thunder vs. (1) Lakers : Series tied 2-2 With the series tied, L.A. faces the turning...

How the Lakers Need to Stand Up to Rolling Thunder

It seems like the Lakers love to make fans like me who were so confident that we'd win Game 4 look like a buffoon,...

First-Round Fever: Game 4

APRIL 24| SAT |ROUND 1, GAME 4 | (1) Lakers vs. (8) Thunder: LAL Lead Series 2-1 Oklahoma City, thanks to their crowd, responded in a...

Lakers vs. Thunder: The Series So Far

I don't know about you, but I'm rather drained so far from the first three games of this wild series. I've got to...

Game 3 Recap: Lakers 96 – Thunder 101

After two hard-fought games at Staples Center, the Lakers took to the road to face the Thunder on their home floor.  The Ford Center...

First-Round Fever: Game 3

APRIL 22| THURS |ROUND 1, GAME 3 | (1) Lakers vs. (8) Thunder: LAL Lead Series 2-0 The Lakers managed to squeak out a win in...