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LeBron on Lakers clinching: What I came here for

Fueled by an MVP performance from LeBron James, the Lakers clinched a postseason berth for the first time since the 2012-13 season with Friday night's 113-103 win over the Bucks.

lakers - ESPN
12:54am PST - March 7th, 2020

Giannis battered in showdown, says knee OK

Giannis Antetokounmpo needed three stitches for a busted lip and tweaked his left knee on a scary fall Friday night, when the Bucks fell 113-103 to the Lakers in a showdown of the NBA's top two teams.

lakers - ESPN
12:27am PST - March 7th, 2020

Coronavirus: LeBron James says he will refuse to play if LA Lakers games go behind closed doors

LeBron James says he would refuse to play if the Los Angeles Lakers had to stage games behind closed doors because of the coronavirus outbreak.

lakers - BBC Sport
12:09am PST - March 7th, 2020

Zion bested by LeBron's 40, but earns his praise

LeBron James had the upper hand Tuesday night in his first matchup against Zion Williamson -- finishing with a season-high 40 points in the Lakers' 118-109 win -- but he still had plenty of praise for the Pelicans' rookie.

lakers - ESPN
12:27am PST - February 26th, 2020

LeBron James scores 40 points in LA Lakers win over New Orleans Pelicans

LeBron James scores a season-high 40 points as the Los Angeles Lakers beat the visiting New Orleans Pelicans 118-109 on Tuesday.

lakers - BBC Sport
11:56pm PST - February 25th, 2020

Ranking NBA Playoff Hopefuls Who'd Give No. 1 Seed Bucks and Lakers Most Trouble

With the Milwaukee Bucks and Los Angeles Lakers further separating themselves atop their respective conferences, we can now focus on who they'll likely face in the first round of the playoffs...

lakers - Bleacher Report
4:26am PST - February 25th, 2020

Even in LA Win, Jayson Tatum Exposed Crucial Lakers Weakness

LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Lakers have had a difficult time guarding big wings who can score this season. Case in point, Jayson Tatum of the Boston Celtics, who scored 41 points against the Lakers on Sunday...

lakers - Bleacher Report
9:58pm PST - February 23rd, 2020

Davis shakes off calf injury to bolster DPOY case

Anthony Davis exited Friday's game minutes into the first quarter with a bruised calf but returned in the second to wreak havoc on the Grizzlies' offense, leaving the Lakers once again stumping for his candidacy as NBA Defensive Player of the Year.

lakers - ESPN
12:36am PST - February 22nd, 2020

What's Next for Lakers, DeMarcus Cousins with LA Set to Waive 4-Time All-Star?

LOS ANGELES — DeMarcus Cousins ' time with the Los Angeles Lakers appears to be coming to an end...

lakers - Bleacher Report
10:04pm PST - February 21st, 2020

LA Lakers Played NBA Trade Deadline Right, but How Will They Fix Glaring Holes?

LOS ANGELES — Making a trade in the NBA is more exciting than holding fast at the deadline, but the Los Angeles Lakers took a more prudent path on Thursday. Was holding onto Kyle Kuzma the right decision? Check back in May or June...

lakers - Bleacher Report
4:50am PST - February 7th, 2020

Relive the stunning tribute to Kobe Bryant from the Lakers and LeBron James

The Los Angeles Lakers and their superstar, LeBron James, offered an emotional, touching, poignant tribute to Kobe Bryant and the rest of Sunday's victims.

lakers - Fox Sports
10:45am PST - February 1st, 2020

In photos: Lakers play first game after loss of Kobe, hold pregame ceremony

LeBron James read the names of those who died in the helicopter crash with Bryant and his daughter.

lakers - Axios
10:13am PST - February 1st, 2020

Lakers invite Gianna Bryant's teammates to game as part of Kobe Bryant tribute

The Lakers made an emotional return to the Staples Center last night in their first game since Kobe Bryant’s death. Musicians and celebrities joined over 19,000 fans to welcome their home team back, as well as teammates of Bryant’s daughter Gianna, who died w…

lakers - CBS News
7:09am PST - February 1st, 2020

NBA Stars Paying Tribute to Kobe Bryant in the Most Appropriate Way Possible

LOS ANGELES — The Mamba mentality was on full display Friday night at Staples Center. Unfortunately for the Lakers, Damian Lillard is one of Kobe Bryant 's many disciples...

lakers - Bleacher Report
6:01am PST - February 1st, 2020

Kobe Bryant: Lakers photographer recalls basketball legend's private moments

"We all saw how ferocious he was on the court – relentless. I got to see the private side of him that was very introspective," said Andrew D. Bernstein.

lakers - CBS News
5:07am PST - February 1st, 2020

LeBron James, Lakers 'celebrate' life of Kobe Bryant ahead of 1st game back | CBC Sports

Red roses adorned the courtside seats where Kobe and Gianna Bryant sat at the last Los Angeles Lakers game they attended. On the overhead video board, photos of Bryant alternated with those of the other seven people who were killed alongside him and his 13-ye…

lakers - CBC News
4:38am PST - February 1st, 2020

Eye Opener: Final Trump impeachment vote set without witnesses

The Lakers paid an emotional tribute to Kobe and Gianna Bryant in their first game since the pair's tragic deaths. Also, the final vote in President Trump's impeachment trial is now set after the Senate blocked any new witnesses from testifying. Your world in…

lakers - CBS News
4:21am PST - February 1st, 2020

LeBron James pays tribute to Kobe Bryant as Lakers return home: 'Live on, brother'

A darkened Staples Center was pierced by shouts of “Kobe! Kobe!” on Friday night as cellist Ben Hong accompanied a self-narrated video tribute to Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant with an instrumental “Hallelujah.”

lakers - Fox News
1:53am PST - February 1st, 2020

LeBron celebrates his 'brother' Kobe in emotional speech

Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James delivered an emotional speech honoring his "brother" Kobe Bryant prior to the first Lakers game since the NBA great, his 13-year-old daughter and seven others died in a helicopter crash on Sunday.

lakers - Reuters
1:04am PST - February 1st, 2020

Kobe Bryant: Lebron James leads tributes to LA Lakers legend

LeBron James leads tributes to Kobe Bryant at the LA Lakers' first game since he died in a helicopter crash.

lakers - BBC Sport
11:39pm PST - January 31st, 2020

Lakers left empty seats for Kobe Bryant, Gigi at 1st game since death - Business Insider

The Los Angeles Lakers played their first game on Friday since Bryant's death, taking on the Portland Trailblazers

lakers - Business Insider
10:45pm PST - January 31st, 2020

Lakers left empty seats for Kobe Bryant, Gigi at 1st game since death - Business Insider

The Los Angeles Lakers played their first game on Friday since Bryant's death, taking on the Portland Trailblazers

lakers - Business Insider (UK)
10:45pm PST - January 31st, 2020

Lillard commands court on Kobe tribute night

Damian Lillard nearly had his second straight triple-double Friday night but acknowledged the Blazers' victory over the Lakers didn't feel like a win as the teams mourned Kobe Bryant.

lakers - ESPN
10:37pm PST - January 31st, 2020

Lakers return after Bryant's death, lose 127-119 to Blazers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kobe Bryant's resonant voice echoed through the darkened Staples Center while images from his life and career flickered on the scoreboard above.LeBron James' heartfelt...

lakers - Associated Press
10:33pm PST - January 31st, 2020

Kobe Bryant tribute: Los Angeles Lakers, LeBron James, remember Kobe Bryant's legacy

After a moment of silence, LeBron James pocketed his pre-written speech and told the crowd, "I would be selling ya'll short if I read off this sh** so I'm coming straight from the heart."

lakers - CBS News
9:15pm PST - January 31st, 2020

With the Lakers set to sign Dwight Howard, who is the most appealing free agent center still on the board? Join our discussion here: https://t.co/PsKdziOkgc

Hoops Rumors (@HoopsRumors)
10:37am PDT - August 26th, 2019

AD to Lakers would be like if prime Calvin Johnson was sent to Green Bay today w/ the Packers cutting some good offensive linemen + some secondary guys to afford him Would they win a title? I wouldnt bet on it but I'd watch every fucking game and the highlights would be unreal

Elite Bored (@BallThen)
10:37am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @TroIISports: Luis Suarez’s reaction to Messi’s son Mateo celebrating Real Betis’s first goal against Barcelona is priceless https://t…

Fr♤nci$c0 (@Lakers_Fd)
10:37am PDT - August 26th, 2019

Dwight Howard Will Be Great For The Lakers, Off the BENCH Not Starting https://t.co/7QOXApbolH via @YouTube

Blunt Talk With LT (@BluntTalkWithLT)
10:37am PDT - August 26th, 2019

How tf are Philly and Milwaukee above us dawg? Everybody hates the Lakers, but it’s all good, we got something for y’all. https://t.co/3BvNLooDRH

TheAudacity (@IBeenToldYall)
10:36am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @JustRyCole: Y’all worry about Lakers fans more than Lakers fans worry about the Lakers. https://t.co/nPNLqzb5Uv

abrdolf lincler (@chritian47)
10:36am PDT - August 26th, 2019

Lakers 4th?! Hahaha their roster is gonna be in the next Uncle Drew film. https://t.co/gBh9E9KZm3

Wyatt Slurp (@WacPatty)
10:35am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @anthonyVslater: A look at the Chase Center scoreboard. No AD in Lakers starting lineup. Klay in for Warriors at small forward. https://…

(@artomatik)
10:35am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @anthonyVslater: A look at the Chase Center scoreboard. No AD in Lakers starting lineup. Klay in for Warriors at small forward. https://…

Renato (@RPMSports18)
10:35am PDT - August 26th, 2019
RT @KingJosiah54: “Lakers sign Dwight Howard”

Kawhi and Clippers: https://t.co/tAMIjWZm1X

RT @KingJosiah54: “Lakers sign Dwight Howard” Kawhi and Clippers: https://t.co/tAMIjWZm1X

SpencerDaArtist: UnApOloGetiCaLLy_BlAcK (@SpencerElArtisT)
10:35am PDT - August 26th, 2019

Fort Frances Lakers to host 2020 @CJHL_DHC https://t.co/dnvdIjQwvC #DHC2020

Fort Frances Lakers (@FF_Lakers)
10:35am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @LakersSBN: Dwight Howard can fit in better for the Lakers this time if he just focuses on three main things. @ali_behpoornia broke down…

Los AnKlebrEakeRS (@anklebrea_King)
9:29am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @LakersSBN: Dwight Howard will reportedly “compete” with JaVale McGee to be the Lakers’ starting center this year. https://t.co/M3DY1IBs…

haj (@almightyhaj)
9:28am PDT - August 26th, 2019

Lakers over Philly in 6* https://t.co/hDdg8jhxFB

Hussle Way (@NoFloppin)
9:28am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @tonysands24: Joining the The Tony Sands Show https://t.co/dDMf0Pddp7 from 8-9pm est. @Oyo_picasso @Maurice24735160 at 830 talking hotte…

BBS Radio (@BBSRadio)
9:28am PDT - August 26th, 2019

Okay I’m a lakers fan and even I don’t think they have a better chance than the warriors. https://t.co/SIztiJbT5u

Maran (@_marans)
9:28am PDT - August 26th, 2019

Survivor of Lakers/Clippers https://t.co/jkebFFoYjC

CWill (@CDWill321)
9:28am PDT - August 26th, 2019

Lmaooo lakers in 5 https://t.co/QZ15piKnUp

D£V (@_thatniggaDEV)
9:28am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @JustRyCole: Y’all worry about Lakers fans more than Lakers fans worry about the Lakers. https://t.co/nPNLqzb5Uv

Crystal ♡ (@cryssy24)
9:27am PDT - August 26th, 2019

Lakers in the conference finals in 5 or 6. You won’t get a dud of a game from AD or LeBron but PG will have 1 or 2 games that are simply mind boggling. https://t.co/g1jnZlpoAb

Clutch (@ImHiClutch)
9:27am PDT - August 26th, 2019

img 671886 carmelo to lakers carmelo to lakers https://t.co/719KRRO0CX

joko_pinterno (@joko_pinterno)
9:27am PDT - August 26th, 2019
James and Davis may be the best in this new era of tandem stars. It's harder to imagine Howard, Bradley, Green, or Rondo tilting a playoff game in the year 2020.

@RealBobManning weighs in on the Lakers' supporting cast after Dwight returns: ... https://t.co/iYgoAWGijM

James and Davis may be the best in this new era of tandem stars. It's harder to imagine Howard, Bradley, Green, or Rondo tilting a playoff game in the year 2020. @RealBobManning weighs in on the Lakers' supporting cast after Dwight returns: ... https://t.co/iYgoAWGijM

CLNS Media Network (@CLNSMedia)
9:27am PDT - August 26th, 2019

RT @ali_behpoornia: If Dwight Howard has truly matured this time and his ego is gone, he’ll know the Lakers need him to do three things thi…

Alex Regla (@AlexmRegla)
9:27am PDT - August 26th, 2019
RT @Lakers: That time Kobe: A thread https://t.co/3LqPlFCRLi

RT @Lakers: That time Kobe: A thread https://t.co/3LqPlFCRLi

Leticia Gonzalez (@leticiaadrianaa)
11:42pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @Lakers: That time Kobe: A thread https://t.co/3LqPlFCRLi

RT @Lakers: That time Kobe: A thread https://t.co/3LqPlFCRLi

robert (@robertallen_ss)
11:42pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @Trevor_Lane: Dwight Howard vs JaVale McGee- Digging deep to break down which player should be the Lakers' starting center https://t.co/…

Lakers Nation (@LakersNation)
11:42pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

Best lakers Stan? — Can’t pick. WAY too many goats. @PrimeTimeKuz @LALPrime GODZO! Everyone in GBE Keef Chat (Rip Godzo) and a LOT more I can’t think of. https://t.co/gXsGHI29ZN

BeanElite (@BeanElite)
11:42pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

Dwight Howard vs JaVale McGee- Digging deep to break down which player should be the Lakers' starting center https://t.co/0RkYGOzox5 #SportsCastr

Trevor Lane (@Trevor_Lane)
11:41pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

Who y’all think is better. Lakers or Clippers

ıllıllı ησαн ıllıllı (@Superior_N)
11:40pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @86aus_: I need @Lakers basketball back like rn

Scott (@_ScottyyC)
11:40pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

On this week's pod for @UCastStudios, I share my concerns about the Lakers bringing back Dwight Howard while explaining why I'm still a bit optimistic of his fit with the team this time around. https://t.co/q5OHD5S7wh

Gary Kester (@garykester)
11:40pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @vkillem: This man was afraid to join the Lakers because of the scrutiny LeBron’s teammates get. https://t.co/vSJkNVOFYF

Matt (@baracho316)
11:39pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @Lakers: That time Kobe balled in one glove after breaking his hand. https://t.co/wEeAKL9sPd

RT @Lakers: That time Kobe balled in one glove after breaking his hand. https://t.co/wEeAKL9sPd

Friscos (@friscoeltatatwa)
11:37pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @Lakers: That time Kobe: A thread https://t.co/3LqPlFCRLi

RT @Lakers: That time Kobe: A thread https://t.co/3LqPlFCRLi

Fun Guy ♍️ (@_Future_jr)
11:37pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @nitzbluv: The way Lakers fans talk themselves into literally any decision their franchise makes is inspiring

Buj (@SamOkwara)
11:37pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

Smoking purple, Lakers purple.

Honeyღ (@foreverpatt)
11:36pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @nitzbluv: The way Lakers fans talk themselves into literally any decision their franchise makes is inspiring

Aksel Asadourian (@Aksel_Asa)
11:36pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @Lakers: That time Kobe: A thread https://t.co/3LqPlFCRLi

RT @Lakers: That time Kobe: A thread https://t.co/3LqPlFCRLi

Marti (@MartiAngeles_)
11:35pm PDT - August 25th, 2019

RT @vkillem: This man was afraid to join the Lakers because of the scrutiny LeBron’s teammates get. https://t.co/vSJkNVOFYF

↻☾ Frank (@LILFRANKVERT)
11:34pm PDT - August 25th, 2019
RT @Lakers: That time Kobe: A thread https://t.co/3LqPlFCRLi

RT @Lakers: That time Kobe: A thread https://t.co/3LqPlFCRLi

Eveline Morales-Sierra (@evelinemoraless)
11:33pm PDT - August 25th, 2019