Preseason highlights: Lakers vs. Blazers

4-Minute Replay: Lakers put together a strong effort against the Blazers without Kobe Bryant; win 94-86.

Julius Randle improving under Byron Scott

The Lakers rookie looked more confident and aggressive in the win against the Utah Jazz on Sunday night.

Lakers focused on the positives after loss to Phoenix

Sounds of the Game: Kobe Bryant praised Jeremy Lin in his return as the Lakers agree that they’re finally starting to gel as a team.

Preseason highlights: Lakers vs. Suns

4-Minute Replay: The Lakers showed signs of improvement in the dramatic 114-108 loss to the Phoenix Suns.

A big difference in defense for the Lakers

James Worthy and Robert Horry analyze what the Lakers did right against the Jazz and what they have seen from Kobe Bryant so far.

Open Forum: What do the Lakers need to improve on the most ahead of the regular season?

With the preseason coming to an end this week, head coach Byron Scott will have a much clearer picture of what tools his team possesses ahead of the regular season. And while it’s encouraging to see Kobe Bryant back healthy, the Lakers will need to put an impressive collective effort in order to make the playoffs.

Xavier Henry and Ryan Kelly visit the troops

Backstage Lakers: Xavier Henry and Ryan Kelly show their appreciation to the men and women in uniform in a visit to the Naval Hospital in San Diego.

Sounds of the Game: 'We've got to attack defensively'

Kobe Bryant and the Lakers want to be aggressive on the defensive end this season, and Sunday's win over Utah is a step in the right direction.

4-Minute Replay: Lakers ride second-half comeback to win

Highlights: James Worthy and Robert Horry break down the top plays as Lakers crank things up in the second half on the way to a victory over the Utah Jazz.

Coach Sacre vs. Coach Young

Backstage Lakers: Robert Sacre and Nick Young go head-to-head as coaches in a celebrity basketball game, all for a good cause.

Worthy: Kobe is 'still getting the job done'

James Worthy says Kobe Bryant is still attacking the basket and looking very good in spite of his game having changed, and stresses that the team will look better when it gets healthy.

A Laker Life: Jonathan Oe, stitching history

As the man in charge of making the uniforms of the Lakers, Jonathan Oe tells the stories behind dressing some of team’s greatest stars.

Lakers practice takes shape

Backstage Lakers: it's no secret that Byron Scott plans to stress conditioning and the players get a first-hand look during the first practice.

Nick Young puts the Me in Media Day

Backstage Lakers: Swaggy P shows why he is a natural fit for media day.

A Laker Life: The assistant coach Frank Hamblen

Frank Hamblen talks about winning seven titles alongside Phil Jackson including five with the Lakers