Lakers post season awards

Lakers award winners for the season.

Rising star in Galaxy organization

Backstage Galaxy: Team president Chris Klein is honored as one of the top executives under the age of 40.

Postgame reaction: Lakers vs. Utah Jazz

Sounds of the Game: Lakers players praise Nick Young’s performance against the Jazz.

Highlights: Lakers vs. Utah Jazz

4-Minute replay: Nick Young lead charge in the last quarter to hand Lakers the win in Utah.

Wesley Johnson's athletic prowess

Access 360: Coach Dave Miller breaks down Wesley Johnson's strong performance against the Grizzlies, which earned him 15 points and 15 rebounds.

For Lakers, it's a tale of two halves

Sounds of the Game: The Lakers react to their loss to Memphis, trying to figure out the difference between a strong first half showing and a fade in the second half.

Lakers first-half defense solid

Access 360: Coach Miller finds the silver lining in defeat, pointing out how the Lakers played defense that led to solid fastbreak offense.

Lakers no match for Grizzlies in 2nd half

4-Minute Replay: Last home game of the season provides no relief as Lakers fight hard before falling to Memphis.

Chris McGee crashes John Ireland's live report

"Is this live TV?" Geeter asks John Ireland as he video bombs the reporter's live shot at Staples Center. But in the end it's young Milly who steals the show.

Landon Donovan video bombs live show

What's better than some great postgame Galaxy analysis from Adam Serrano? When that analysis is interrupted by an impromptu visit from Landon Donovan.

Galaxy hang on to beat Whitecaps

4-Minute Replay: The Galaxy miss out on plenty of chances but hang on for victory as Jaime Penedo makes some big saves.

Postgame reaction: Lakers vs. Warriors

Sounds of the Game: Lakers react to Stephen Curry's strong performance and facing former teammate Steve Blake.

Highlights: Lakers vs. Warriors

4-Minute Replay: Stephen Curry proved to strong for the Lakers as he hit a triple-double for the Warriors.

The dangers of playing against Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson

Access 360: Coach Dave Miller breaks down the many ways Curry and Thompson can destroy defenses in the NBA.

James Harden's outstanding play

Access 360: Coach Dave Miller breaks down James Harden's work for Houston.

Young always wanted to be a Laker

Nick Young said after Thursday's practice that he's always wanted to be a Laker and it would be a dream come true to play here next year.

Nash makes his mark

Playing on one leg according to Coach Mike D'Antoni, Steve Nash takes over third place on the all-time NBA assist list.

Bazemore's season ends early

Backstage Lakers: Kent Bazemore has been impressive for the Lakers since coming down from Golden State but the injury bug but him too.

It's been a strange path for Lakers video guru J.J. Outlaw

Backstage Lakers: From the NFL to the NBA, J.J. Outlaw has turned a pro football career into a job breaking down video for the Lakers.

Nick Young shows off his shoes

Backstage Lakers: Nick Young holds a locker room fashion show and Jodie Meeks cheers on his college team.

Postgame reaction: Lakers vs. Rockets

Despite another loss, Lakers celebrate Steve Nash's new accomplishment as he hit his 13,335th assist to move to third among the NBA career assist leaders.

James Worthy on Mitch Kupchak contract extension

The legendary James Worthy reacts to the multiyear contract extension that will keep General Manager Mitch Kupchak with the Lakers.

Highlights: Lakers vs. Rockets

Lakers were once again undone in the second half of the game after keeping up in the first two quarters.

Steve Nash moves into third place in NBA career assists

Steve Nash surpassed Mark Jackson to take the third spot among the NBA career assist leaders with his 10,335th assist.

Nick Young gives James Worthy "some credit"

Swaggy P. had some kind words for Lakers legend James Worthy during a postgame interview with Mike Trudell, saying that he would like to be like 'Big Game'.

Paul McCartney dances during Lakers vs. Clippers game

The legendary musician surprised everyone with his presence at Staples Center, where he danced during the game between Lakers and Clippers.

Postgame reaction: Lakers vs. Clippers

Sounds of the Game: Nick Young and Kent Bazemore hopeful after suffering injuries against the Clippers.

Highlights: LA Galaxy vs. Chivas USA

4-Minute Replay: LA Galaxy takes care of Chivas USA with two goals in the first half and one more in the second.

Highlights: Lakers vs. Clippers

4-Minute Replay: Injury-plagued Lakers couldn't compete against Blake Griffin, Chris Paul and the Clippers.

Long journey to freedom for Galaxy's Baggio Husidic

Backstage Galaxy: Baggio Husidic shares the emotional story of his family's harrowing escape from the war in Bosnia, dealing with discrimination in Germany and ultimately making its way to the United States.

Galaxy have much to work on early in season

Backstage Galaxy: Two well-matched teams who are very familiar with each other leads to a tight, well-played game vs. Real Salt Lake.

Postgame Reaction: Lakers vs. Mavericks

Sounds of the Game: Lakers played well for most of the game until Nowitzki took over and the Mavericks performed like a playoff team.

Highlights: Lakers vs. Mavericks

4-Minute Replay: The Lakers rallied all night but could not overcome Dirk Nowitzki and a 9-0 fourth quarter run.

Postgame reaction: Lakers vs. Kings

Sounds of the Game: The Lakers rallied late but talk about missing too many chances in first loss of the season to Sacramento.

Highlights: Lakers vs. Kings

4-Minute Replay: The Lakers fail in their bid to sweep the 4-game series from Sacramento this season despite big games from Meeks, Hill and Young.

Mavericks use pick and roll against Lakers

Access 360: Coach Dave Miller shows how Dallas employed a basketball staple against the Lakers.

Nowitzki is a 7-footer trapped in a guard's body

Access 360: Coach Dave Miller breaks down the game of Dirk Nowitzki, who has the size of a center but the skills set of a guard.

Top moments at the Forum

Buzzer beaters, dominant performances and comebacks - a countdown of the top ten moments at the Great Western Forum.

Pau Gasol still dealing with health issues

Pau Gasol's status is uncertain for the Lakers as he's still feeling dizziness from vertigo.

Loving the Lakers all the way from Germany

Planet Lakers: Meet Daniel Hartmann, a faithful Lakers fan who gets up at 3:30 a.m in oder to be able to watch the Lakers game live.

LA Galaxy expecting a battle from "improved" Chivas USA

Galaxy Coach Bruce Arena and Captain Robbie Keane are wary of a much better Chivas USA side as they are set to face them in the first SuperClasico of the season this Sunday.

Nick Young and the Lakers go back to the movies

Backstage Lakers: Nick Young amazed us earlier in the year with his trip to the concession stand at the movies. Now he's going back.

Coach Dave Miller breaks down the Lakers vs. Kings

The Lakers were a victim of movement and spacing on the defensive end but used patience and poise to get buckets.

Knicks-Lakers always a big deal

Backstage Lakers: Phil Jackson and Metta World Peace return to Los Angeles as the Lakers play host to the Knicks.

College rivalries heat up in Lakers locker room

Backstage Lakers: The players brag about their schools in the midst of March Madness.

Bresnahan on the beat

Backstage Lakers: A look at the day in the life of Lakers beat reporter Mike Bresnahan

Young does it again

Nick Young converts his team-record 7th four-point play of the season.

Covering Cousins difficult for Lakers

Coach Dave Miller breaks down the Kings DeMarcus Cousins.

Backstage Lakers episode 28

Catch the latest episode of Backstage Lakers which includes a look at the life of beat reporter Mike Bresnahan

Postgame reaction: Lakers vs. Blazers

Sounds of the Game: At 40, Steve Nash still impressing his teammates when he's healthy.

Highlights: Lakers vs. Blazers

4-Minute Replay: Lakers not able to keep up with Damian Lillard and the Blazers in the second half of the game.

Lakers fast break point the key vs. Portland

Access 360: Last time around, the Lakers beat Portland with 32 fast break points. Coach Dave Miller breaks down how they did it.

Geeter revisits his 'Price is Right' days

Our own Chris McGee became a bit of a YouTube sensation with his appearance on the popular game show. We now find out that he's still got the moves.

Pau Gasol feeling better; unsure that he’ll play against Portland

Pau Gasol returned to practice on Monday after a week of inactivity because of dizziness and nausea, an experience that he described as “scary”.

Postgame reaction: Lakers vs. Suns

Sounds of the Game: Lakers players looking to spoil other teams’ runs to the playoffs, just like they did against the Suns.

Chris Kaman on this big night against Phoenix

Chris Kaman looking to improve after his great performance for the Lakers against the Phoenix Suns.

Highlights: Lakers vs. Suns

4-Minute Replay: Lakers outplayed the Phoenix Suns as Chris Kaman carried the team to a 115-99 win.

Lakers look to regroup

Sounds of the Game: The Lakers looking for answers after giving up the most points they have surrendered all season

Lakers have trouble in the lane

Access 360: Coach Dave Miller shows how the Timberwolves were much stronger in the lane on both ends of the floor.

Minnesota gets out to a big lead, pulls away

4-Minute Replay: Timberwolves get out to a big lead and pull away from Lakers.

Postgame reaction: Lakers vs. Bucks

Sounds of the Game: Lakers players point to lack of consistency in loss against the Milwaukee Bucks.

Kobe Bryant confident in the Lakers future

Kobe Bryant opens up about his contract with the Lakers and his expectations for his last years with the team.

Highlights: Lakers vs. Bucks

4-Minute Replay: Lakers lose offensive battle in Milwaukee, while defensive mishaps return in loss against the Bucks.

Pau to miss the midwest trip

Suffering from vertigo, Pau Gasol will miss the Lakers road trip to Milwaukee and Minnesota.

Lakers take team photo, Kobe Bryant meets with fans

Backstage Lakers: Gathering the Lakers together for a team photo is no easy task, after which Kobe Bryant hangs out with some special fans.

Carmelo Anthony reacts to loss against the Lakers

Knicks star Carmelo Anthony lamented his team's lack of energy in what he considered was a crucial game for their playoffs chances.

Postgame reaction: Lakers vs. Knicks

Sounds of the Game: Xavier Henry, Chris Kaman on a great performance and reaching a franchise-record 51 points in one quarter.

Lakers click on defense against the Knicks

Access 360: Coach Dave Miller breaks down the Lakers organized approach to stop Carmelo Anthony and the Knicks.

Highlights: Lakers vs. Knicks

4-Minute Replay: Lakers take complete control of the game in win against the New York Knicks.

Magic Johnson expects a great offseason for the Lakers

The legendary Magic Johnson gave Kelli Tennant his thoughts on the future for the Lakers and how important it is to have a healthy Kobe Bryant back next season.

Jodie Meeks puts in the extra work for the Lakers

In the next episode of Backstage: Lakers, Lakers assistant coach Larry Lewis takes Jodie Meeks' preparation a step further. Catch the full episode on Wednesday at 5 p.m. PT.

Life outside the LA Galaxy for Coach Arena and his son

Backstage Galaxy: While General Manager and Head Coach Bruce Arena is looking forward to working with his son Kenny, who was named this year as an assistant coach for the club, they both try to keep work away from home as they focus their attention on family.

Nick Young post game interview after Orlando game

Nick Young scored 26 points in the win over Orlando Sunday and talked about the importance of being a Laker.

Lakers enjoy the win over the Magic

Sounds of the Game: Jordan Hill and Nick Young exchange good-hearted trash talk after carrying the Lakers to victory.

Passing and Spacing lead to easy buckets

Access 360: Byron Scott breaks down how the Lakers used passing and spacing to get several easy buckets against the Magic.

Lakers beat the Magic behind Hill and Young

4-Minute Replay: Lakers turn back the Magic behind big nights from Young and Hill.

A Laker Life: Former Lakers center rises above knee injury to become Utah All-American

A Laker Life: The story of Billy "The Hill" McGill, chapter 2 - His knee cap shattered during a game his junior year. The doctor called it the worst knee injury he’d ever seen. That summer he started by crawling around the track at his high school and by the time school began he was sprinting. The knee would be a constant problem but it didn’t prevent him from getting a second city title and earning a scholarship to Utah.

A Laker Life: Former Lakers center Bill McGill battles Celtics, homelessness

A Laker Life: The story of Billy "The Hill" McGill, chapter 3 - A few years after playing the Celtics in the NBA Finals, Billy McGill found himself living in an abandoned house and used the phone at a laundromat to try to find a job. McGill says he was close to the point of no return but he beat back the challenge of being homeless and was ready when an opportunity came along.

A Laker Life: Former Lakers center invents jump hook shot

A Laker Life: The story of Billy "The Hill" McGill, chapter 1 - McGill is now 74 and has told the story hundreds of times, but still brightens when he shares the tale of a pick-up game in 1956 being interrupted by three NBA Hall of Famers. Wilt Chamberlain, Bill Russell and Guy Rodgers walked into Denker gymnasium to check out the best high school player in Los Angeles.

Galaxy II holds open tryouts

Backstage Galaxy: The LA Galaxy's USL-Pro affiliate get over 200 players in their inaugural open tryouts.

A look at the top prospects for the Draft

Four for the Future: James Worthy, Luke Walton and Chris McGee break down the top college players as the May 20 NBA draft lottery approaches for the Lakers.

Steve Nash "a bit" surprised by his performance

Steve Nash said that he didn't know what to expect as he came back for the Lakers against the Wizards.

Steve Nash shows that he still has lots to offer

Sounds of the Game: Lakers impressed by Nash performance against Wizards.

Jordan Hill and Drew Gooden get tossed from Lakers vs. Wizards

Jordan Hill got kicked out of the game for wrapping up Marcin Gortat after Nick Young's push on Drew Gooden.

Lakers energy not enough against the Wizards

4 Minute Replay: The Lakers slow start cost them the game in the end against the Washington Wizards.

Analysis: Lakers fight hard against the Wizards

James Worthy and Luke Walton agree that the Lakers tried hard to get back into the game against Washington, but in the end defense was an issue again.

Nick Young plays 'Would You Rather' in pregame interview

Nick Young is back and he's not holding back. In this interview with Mike Trudell, Swaggy P. answers whether his nickname is better than 'Big Game' James Worthy and more.

Backstage Lakers: The players hang out with fans

Ryan Kelly, Kendall Marshall and Jodie Meeks sign autographs and play ping pong while hanging out with Lakers fans.

Xavier Henry looking to finish the season strong

Xavier Henry says that he will take advantage of the last games of the season to keep proving himself with the Lakers.

The Lakers team photo

The Lakers took their team photo as the 2013-14 season comes to a close.

Nick Young ready to return on Friday against the Wizards

Swaggy P. voiced his excitement over coming back to the court for the Lakers on Friday to face his former team.

Jodie Meeks’ unforgettable night against OKC

Backstage Lakers: Go behind the scenes of the evening where the Lakers shocked the Oklahoma City Thunder with 42 points from Jodie Meeks.

Kobe Bryant’s legacy at Lower Merion High School

Backstage Lakers: As Kobe Bryant announces that he won’t play again this season, the ‘Backstage’ crew goes to the Mamba’s alma mater: Lower Merion High School, where people close to him believe he’ll be back stronger than ever.

Lakers stay competitive against the Spurs

Sounds of the Game: The Lakers players learned from their first game against the Spurs and battled competitively through three quarters.

A better effort by the Lakers against San Antonio

James Worthy and Byron Scott evaluate the Lakers performance against the Spurs, a team they both consider to be a well-oiled machine.

Spurs passing play splits the Lakers defense

Access 360: Coach Dave Miller breaks down the sharp combinations that San Antonio used to defeat the Lakers.

Highlights: Lakers couldn't keep up with the Spurs

4-Minute Replay: Lakers tried to keep up with the Spurs but couldn't hold on in the fourth quarter.

Lakers struggle with offensive rebounds

Access 360: Coach Dave Miller examines the reasons behind the Lakers problems when defending rebounds.

Jeanie Buss discusses Phil Jackson going to Knicks

Former Lakers coach Phil Jackson will do well in New York, says Jeanie Buss, who hopes her Lakers can beat him in the NBA Finals.

Meet the 'Mama Mamba'

Planet Lakers: Lakers fan Desiree Engle invites us into her tribute to the Lakers, discusses her role with the "Road Dogs" and much more.