Los Angeles Lakers http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/25574/all en NBA-Hill injury adds to mounting Lakers woes http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/nba-hill-injury-adds-mounting-lakers-woes <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Mark Lamport-Stokes</p> <p>LOS ANGELES, Jan 11 (Reuters) - As if a sixth defeat on the bounce was not bad enough, the injury-hit Los Angeles Lakers faced further gloom on Friday with the news that back-up forward Jordan Hill will likely miss the rest of the season.</p> <p>Hill, the most impressive bench player for the Lakers in a surprisingly below-par campaign, sat out the 116-101 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder with a left hip injury.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/nba-hill-injury-adds-mounting-lakers-woes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Los Angeles Lakers McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Sat, 12 Jan 2013 10:00:13 +0000 5733529 at http://www.globalpost.com Lakers star Kobe Bryant and wife reconcile, won't divorce http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/lakers-star-kobe-bryant-and-wife-reconcile-wont-divorce <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LOS ANGELES, Jan 12 (Reuters) - Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant and his wife, Vanessa, have reconciled and are no longer planning to divorce, the couple said in separate posts on social media sites.</p> <p>Bryant, widely considered one of the greatest players ever in the National Basketball Association, and his wife filed for divorce in December 2011 after 10 years of marriage.</p> <p>But they had been seen out together in recent weeks, leading to speculation about a possible reunion. They have two daughters, aged 10 and 6.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130112/lakers-star-kobe-bryant-and-wife-reconcile-wont-divorce" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Kobe Bryant Labor Law Los Angeles Lakers McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association Social Issues Thomson Reuters Sat, 12 Jan 2013 22:30:34 +0000 5733683 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA-Howard returns to help Lakers snap dire run http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/nba-howard-returns-help-lakers-snap-dire-run <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 13 (Reuters) - The return of Dwight Howard helped the Los Angeles Lakers end their longest losing streak in nearly six years as they blew out Cleveland 113-93 on Sunday.</p> <p>Howard had missed the last three games with a right shoulder injury and the Lakers had been ailing on the court with a six-game losing streak, but they broke out in a big way to snap the stretch.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/nba-howard-returns-help-lakers-snap-dire-run" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Los Angeles Lakers National Basketball Association National Basketball Association Finals Thomson Reuters Mon, 14 Jan 2013 06:15:03 +0000 5734009 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters People News Summary http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130114/reuters-people-news-summary-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Following is a summary of current people news briefs.</p> <p>Lakers star Kobe Bryant and wife reconcile, won't divorce</p> <p>LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant and his wife, Vanessa, have reconciled and are no longer planning to divorce, the couple said in separate posts on social media sites. Bryant, widely considered one of the greatest players ever in the National Basketball Association, and his wife filed for divorce in December 2011 after 10 years of marriage.</p> Los Angeles Lakers McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Mon, 14 Jan 2013 13:15:43 +0000 5734130 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130120/nba-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 20 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the NBA games on Sunday (home team in CAPS) TORONTO 108 LA Lakers 103</p> Los Angeles Lakers National Basketball Association National Basketball Association Finals Thomson Reuters Sun, 20 Jan 2013 21:15:27 +0000 5736989 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA-Lakers limp out of Canada seeking spark to save season http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130120/nba-lakers-limp-out-canada-seeking-spark-save-season <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>By Steve Keating</p> <p>TORONTO, Jan 20 (Reuters) - The struggling Los Angeles Lakers were unable to solve their mounting problems in the National Basketball Association's most northern outpost on Sunday as the Toronto Raptors handed them a 108-103 defeat.</p> <p>With the offseason addition of Steve Nash and Dwight Howard, the Lakers created the NBA's newest super team, rekindling fond memories of the team's "Showtime" era from 1979-1989 with Hall of Famers Magic Johnson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130120/nba-lakers-limp-out-canada-seeking-spark-save-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Entertainment Human Interest Los Angeles Lakers McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Mon, 21 Jan 2013 00:45:03 +0000 5737032 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 2-NBA results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130120/nba-results-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 21 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the NBA games on Sunday (home team in CAPS) TORONTO 108 LA Lakers 103 Dallas 111 ORLANDO 105 DETROIT 103 Boston 88 DENVER 121 Oklahoma City 118 (OT)</p> Basketball Inglewood, California Los Angeles Lakers National Basketball Association National Basketball Association Finals Thomson Reuters Mon, 21 Jan 2013 01:45:32 +0000 5737042 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters U.S. Sports Schedule at 2 p.m. ET on Monday, Jan. 21 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130121/reuters-us-sports-schedule-at-2-pm-et-monday-jan-21 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 21 (Reuters) - Reuters U.S. sports schedule at 2 p.m. ET on Monday:</p> <p>- - - -</p> <p>The duty editor is Steve Ginsburg, 202-898-8427</p> <p>- - - -</p> <p>National Football League</p> <p>"Bro Bowl?" Gambling Harbaughs rewarded</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130121/reuters-us-sports-schedule-at-2-pm-et-monday-jan-21" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Inglewood, California Los Angeles Lakers National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Mon, 21 Jan 2013 19:30:50 +0000 5737426 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-NBA-Slumping Lakers blown away by raging Bulls http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130122/nba-slumping-lakers-blown-away-bulls <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(adds quotes, detail)</p> <p>* Kobe stays in shooting slump</p> <p>* Noah responds well to previous benching</p> <p>* Gasol replaced by Clark in starting line-up</p> <p>Jan 21 (Reuters) - Despite missing leading scorer Luol Deng, the Chicago Bulls were able to heap more misery on the slumping Los Angeles Lakers with a routine 95-83 home victory on Monday.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130122/nba-slumping-lakers-blown-away-bulls" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Chicago Bulls Los Angeles Lakers McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association Shooting guards Thomson Reuters Tue, 22 Jan 2013 07:00:17 +0000 5737589 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA-Howard hurts shoulder again, Lakers' nightmare continues http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/nba-howard-hurts-shoulder-again-lakers-nightmare-continues <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 23 (Reuters) - The Los Angeles Lakers' crumbling season suffered a new setback on Wednesday as center Dwight Howard aggravated a shoulder injury in the team's blowout loss to Memphis.</p> <p>Howard was forced to exit the game in the second quarter and did not return to watch the Lakers being blown away in a 106-93 defeat that was not as close as the score indicated.</p> <p>He finished with just two points and two rebounds.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130124/nba-howard-hurts-shoulder-again-lakers-nightmare-continues" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dwight Howard Inglewood, California Los Angeles Lakers National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Thu, 24 Jan 2013 05:15:04 +0000 5738665 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-NBA results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130127/nba-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 27 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the NBA games on Sunday (home team in CAPS) BOSTON 100 Miami 98 (OT) LA LAKERS 105 Oklahoma City 96</p> Los Angeles Lakers National Basketball Association National Basketball Association Finals Thomson Reuters Sun, 27 Jan 2013 21:30:28 +0000 5740263 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA-Kobe and resurgent Lakers silence Thunder http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130127/nba-kobe-and-resurgent-lakers-silence-thunder <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jan 27 (Reuters) - Kobe Bryant's new pass-friendly approach helped the Los Angeles Lakers overcome the NBA-leading Oklahoma City Thunder 105-96 on Sunday as they attempt to reverse their woeful start to the season.</p> <p>Bryant again flashed his all-around game with 21 points, 14 assists and nine rebounds, matching his season-high in assists for a second straight game, and the host Lakers earned a second consecutive victory.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130127/nba-kobe-and-resurgent-lakers-silence-thunder" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Los Angeles Lakers McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Mon, 28 Jan 2013 00:30:33 +0000 5740294 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-NBA-Kobe and resurgent Lakers silence Thunder http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130127/update-1-nba-kobe-and-resurgent-lakers-silence-thunder <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Six Laker players reach double figures in win</p> <p>* Thunder's Durant scores game-high 35 points (Adds quotes and details)</p> <p>Jan 27 (Reuters) - Kobe Bryant's new pass-friendly approach helped the Los Angeles Lakers overcome the NBA-leading Oklahoma City Thunder 105-96 on Sunday as they attempt to reverse a woeful start to the season.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130127/update-1-nba-kobe-and-resurgent-lakers-silence-thunder" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Kobe Bryant Los Angeles Lakers McDonald's High School All-Americans National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Mon, 28 Jan 2013 01:15:19 +0000 5740299 at http://www.globalpost.com NBA-Lakers' Howard sidelined after hurting shoulder again http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130201/nba-lakers-howard-sidelined-after-hurting-shoulder-again <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 1 (Reuters) - Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard will miss Friday's road game against the Minnesota Timberwolves because of a damaged shoulder and is "day-to-day" beyond that, the National Basketball Association team said.</p> <p>Howard, a three-time defensive player of the year, aggravated a right shoulder injury in Wednesday's game against the Suns in Phoenix and has returned to Los Angeles for further treatment.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130201/nba-lakers-howard-sidelined-after-hurting-shoulder-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Dwight Howard Inglewood, California Los Angeles Lakers National Basketball Association Thomson Reuters Fri, 01 Feb 2013 21:46:22 +0000 5743608 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 2-NBA results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130203/nba-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 3 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the NBA games on Sunday (home team in CAPS) BOSTON 106 LA Clippers 104 LA Lakers 98 DETROIT 97 Miami 100 TORONTO 85</p> Basketball Los Angeles Lakers National Basketball Association National Basketball Association Finals Sports Thomson Reuters Sun, 03 Feb 2013 21:00:25 +0000 5744788 at http://www.globalpost.com