CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

289 results for "dwight howard"

Page of 18
  1. Chicago Bulls to host Los Angeles Lakers on Christmas

    Dave McMenamin

    Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers will square off against former teammate Pau Gasol and the revamped Chicago Bulls on Christmas Day next season, according to multiple league sources.

    Story | Conversation | August 13, 2014
  2. Rapid Reaction: Rockets 145, Lakers 130

    Dave McMenamin

    LOS ANGELES -- Dwight Howard missed his sixth straight game Tuesday because of a left ankle injury. Kobe Bryant missed his 53rd in a row because of his left knee. That reunion between the former testy teammates will have to wait until next season....

    Blog | April 08, 2014
  3. World Peace talks life with Lakers, Knicks

    Dave McMenamin

    There is perhaps no one in the world with a better perspective on Tuesday's upcoming game between the Los Angeles Lakers and New York Knicks -- and all the background defining both franchises in the moment -- than Metta World Peace. After all, he ...

    Blog | March 24, 2014
  4. Remaining Lakers schedule is daunting

    Dave McMenamin

    INDIANAPOLIS -- On Tuesday, the Lakers are in Indianapolis, the site of the NFL Draft combine. While the NBA's pre-draft camp in Chicago isn't until May, and its player draft won't take place until June 26 in New York, forgive L.A. fans if they're...

    Blog | February 25, 2014
  5. Laker Grades: February 15-21

    Dave McMenamin

    Laker Grades is a new weekly feature that examines the best and the worst of the purple and gold from the last seven days. Kent Bazemore and MarShon Brooks impress in their mutual debut: While nobody in L.A. was happy to see Steve Blake go ...

    Blog | February 22, 2014
  6. Rapid Reaction: Rockets 134, Lakers 108

    Dave McMenamin

    LOS ANGELES -- The night started off with a raucous round of boos by the Los Angeles Lakers home crowd determined to let Dwight Howard hear it for his decision to skip town. It ended with the hushed tones of fans' feet shuffling up the stairs, hea...

    Blog | February 19, 2014
  7. Rapid Reaction: Rockets 113, Lakers 99

    Dave McMenamin

    HOUSTON -- Maybe there was a reason the NBA decided to change its national broadcast schedule to yank Wednesday's Los Angeles Lakers versus Houston Rockets game from airways around the country. After all, Nick Young already said the postgame locke...

    Blog | January 08, 2014
  8. D'Antoni on Lakers' TV demotion: It's 'business'

    Dave McMenamin

    SALT LAKE CITY -- The NBA announced Thursday that its national broadcast schedule has been adjusted to show the Phoenix Suns play the Minnesota Timberwolves on Jan. 8 on ESPN rather than the Lakers' road game against the Houston Rockets. What was ...

    Blog | December 27, 2013
  9. Nash loss tugs at Lakers' heartstrings

    Dave McMenamin

    LOS ANGELES -- Someday, it might be appropriate to look back at the past four days of the Los Angeles Lakers' existence -- from playing Dwight Howard as an opponent Thursday to seeing Steve Nash being shut down because of back problems Sunday -- as t...

    Blog | November 11, 2013
  10. Team play outshines the individual

    Dave McMenamin

    HOUSTON -- Basketball is a game in which an individual player can have more of an impact on the outcome than in any other team sport, but the most successful teams are never a one-man show. In the lead-up to Thursday's game between the Los Angeles...

    Blog | November 08, 2013
  11. Rapid Reaction: Lakers 99, Rockets 98

    Dave McMenamin

    HOUSTON -- Steve Blake saved the day. After storming into Houston, shutting down Dwight Howard for most of the game, making virtually every 3-point shot they took for half of the game and spreading the ball around enough to put six players in doub...

    Blog | November 07, 2013
  12. Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers says he's been pushing hard...

    Dave McMenamin

    Kobe Bryant sat out Thursday's reunion game between Dwight Howard and the Los Angeles Lakers, but looks to be back on the court when the Houston Rockets visit Staples Center on Feb. 19.

    Story | Conversation | November 07, 2013
  13. Howard and Lakers in Houston -- what might have been

    Dave McMenamin

    HOUSTON -- They've all moved on in one way or another. All of the key characters from last season's Los Angeles Lakers drama have found themselves in a new reality -- at long last -- of their choosing. But reunions have a funny way of forcing y...

    Blog | November 07, 2013
  14. Dwight Howard of Houston Rockets downplays facing Los Angeles Lak...

    Dave McMenamin

    Dwight Howard downplayed any talk about his former team as the Houston Rockets prepared to play the Los Angeles Lakers for the first time since the Howard left L.A. for Houston in July.

    Story | Conversation | November 07, 2013
  15. Pau Gasol, Mike D'Antoni of Los Angeles Lakers revisit Dwight How...

    Dave McMenamin

    Dwight Howard left the Lakers for the Rockets nearly four months ago, and so the Lakers were left rehashing the memories of what went wrong last season once again.

    Story | Conversation | November 06, 2013
  16. Lakers' plan looks good on this night

    Dave McMenamin

    LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Lakers were faced with a quandary when Dwight Howard bolted for Houston this summer: How do we field a competitive team for this season with the limited luxury tax-tampered tools available to us while still maintaining ...

    Blog | October 30, 2013