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Los Angeles Lakers

Bryant-less Lakers try new combinations in China

With an injured Kobe Bryant on the bench, the Los Angeles Lakers will be looking at different player combinations when they play the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday night.

Tuesday, 15 October, 2013, 9:34am

Spurs' four-game sweep puts paid to Lakers' season

The Lakers started the season with a loaded roster and championship aspirations. They finished with Kobe Bryant leaning on crutches and Dwight Howard getting ejected, while their patchwork line-up staggered through one last blowout loss.

30 Apr 2013 - 4:13am

Los Angeles Lakers stun San Antonio Spurs

Just one day after Kobe Bryant had season-ending foot surgery, the Los Angeles Lakers kept their play-off hopes alive by surprising the first place San Antonio Spurs 91-86.

Dwight Howard had 26 points and 17 rebounds and Steve Blake finished with 23 points and four assists for the Lakers, who are 1-1/2 games up on the Utah Jazz, who play Minnesota today.

16 Apr 2013 - 5:04am

Kobe declares season over with 'probable' torn Achilles

Kobe Bryant declared his season over after scoring 34 points before leaving the game with a likely torn Achilles tendon, as the Los Angeles Lakers kept their play-off hopes alive with a 118-116 win over Golden State.

14 Apr 2013 - 4:44am

Kobe Bryant severely sprains ankle in loss to Atlanta Hawks

Bryant tried to tie the game on a baseline jumper in the final seconds when he collided with Dahntay Jones and came down on his foot. The 15-time NBA all-star Bryant missed the shot and dropped to the court in pain. He eventually got up and walked off under his own power.

15 Mar 2013 - 6:46am

Howard sparks Lakers win in Magical homecoming

Dwight Howard scored a season-high 39 points and grabbed 16 rebounds to lead the Los Angeles Lakers over the Orlando Magic 106-97 in a homecoming game Tuesday against his former NBA club.

13 Mar 2013 - 1:34pm

Sports Digest, March 7, 2013

Veteran table tennis player Tie Yana has set her sights on playing for Hong Kong in the next Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. 

7 Mar 2013 - 3:42am

Short Sport, February 22, 2013

The Los Angeles Lakers won in their first game since their long-time owner Jerry Buss died, beating their mighty rivals the Boston Celtics 113-99 behind 24 points from Dwight Howard.

22 Feb 2013 - 4:17am

Short Sport, January 15, 2013

Boxing can revive my rugby, Cooper says

15 Jan 2013 - 3:35am

Short Sport, January 8, 2013

Shane Warne hit with fine and suspension

8 Jan 2013 - 3:04am