While Nick Young will benefit from watching and interacting with a healthy Kobe Bryant, he will have to understand that he won’t be the go-to guy on offense and will be challenged with a more defensive role under Scott.
The 2014-15 NBA season will be special for Lakers fans. It not only marks the beginning of a new era under Lakers great Byron Scott, but it will also allow Kobe Bryant to return fully fit after a mostly inactive season last year.
Brittney Griner scored a career playoff-high 21 points, including a breakaway two-handed dunk, and the Phoenix Mercury cruised to a 93-68 victory over the Los Angeles Sparks in Game 2 on Sunday night to complete a sweep in their Western Conference semifinals series.
Lakers point guard Jeremy Lin talks about the new lifelike wax figure of himself, his efforts to prepare for the upcoming season and more in an interview with Jaime Maggio.
Nick Young's first season as a Laker was his best of his NBA career and he was most effective when coming off the bench. Lakers fans, in answering our "Open Forum", believe Young should continue to be used as a reserve.
Lakers fans will be in for an unusual Christmas as they’ll watch Pau Gasol wearing Chicago colors playing against Kobe Bryant and the Lakers.
Chris McGee, Coach Davie Miller and Mark Medina discuss the opening game for the Lakers against the Houston Rockets, where Kobe Bryant will have the chance to face Dwight Howard for the first time since he joined that team.
Jeremy Lin won’t have to wait too long to face his former team as the Los Angeles Lakers will open their 2014-15 season against the Houston Rockets on Oct. 28th.
Andy Bernstein has spent a career capturing iconic photos of the Lakers and the NBA. He shares the story of how he got started and talks about his favorite moments from an amazing career.