Dwight Howard's decision to leave L.A. reflects new NBA reality.
Bryant's injury threatens a career and the future of a franchise.
Dwight Howard says the Lakers need to develop a better chemistry.
After the Lakers' latest loss dropped them to 0-3, Kobe Bryant stayed on point.
Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant (foot) did not travel with the team for its final exhibition game in San Diego Thursday night and his status for the team's season opener next Tuesday remains in question.
Steve Nash's decision to come to the Lakers shows L.A. is still a landing spot.