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  1. Lakers mulling many 'Plan B' options

    Dave McMenamin

    It's no secret that the Los Angeles Lakers' primary plan in free agency was to bring the top two prizes available on the market in LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony into their possession. By bagging one of the top 10 players ever to play the game in J...

    Blog | July 10, 2014
  2. Digging into the Lakers' coaching search

    Dave McMenamin

    The Los Angeles Lakers are in the market to hire the 25th head coach in franchise history, and now, several weeks after the job became available, it seems as if there are 25 candidates to fill the position. The Lakers have still not reached out to...

    Blog | May 11, 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. Xavier Henry has plenty to play for

    Dave McMenamin

    LOS ANGELES -- The drum kept beating along with the Los Angeles Lakers' march toward a merciful release from this nightmare of a regular season. Wednesday's 125-109 defeat at the hands of the San Antonio Spurs marked L.A.'s 32nd loss in its last ...

    Blog | March 20, 2014
  5. Kobe Bryant of Los Angeles Lakers not surprised by Phil Jackson g...

    Dave McMenamin

    By the time Phil Jackson met with his former star guard Kobe Bryant to discuss the possibility of joining the New York Knicks' front office, there wasn't much left for Bryant to do other than tell his old coach good luck.

    Story | Conversation | March 19, 2014
  6. Lakers express optimism for Bryant's future

    Dave McMenamin

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- The Lakers host the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday after coming off their worst loss in history to the silver and black, a 34-point drubbing, last week. After combining with the Spurs to win nine of the NBA's 12 championships ea...

    Blog | March 17, 2014
  7. Young: 'Could be my last couple times playing here'

    Dave McMenamin

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- Nick Young has missed 16 of the Lakers' last 17 games because of a non-displaced fracture of the patella and a bone bruise in his left knee, but there is one major motivating factor for the Los Angeles native to get back on the ...

    Blog | March 17, 2014
  8. Warriors' Jackson credits D'Antoni coaching

    Dave McMenamin

    OAKLAND, Calif. - Ever since Phil Jackson received that midnight phone call informing him that the Los Angeles Lakers had chosen Mike D'Antoni over him as their newest head coach, it's been tough going for D'Antoni in establishing a rapport with fans...

    Blog | December 21, 2013
  9. Kobe extension: parts loyalty and risk

    Dave McMenamin

    The Los Angeles Lakers showed great loyalty to Kobe Bryant, the man whom Magic Johnson, Jerry West and even Shaquille O'Neal have called the greatest Laker of all time, by signing him Monday to a $48.5 million extension over the next two seasons. ...

    Blog | November 25, 2013
  10. Steve Nash of Los Angeles Lakers to miss at least two weeks with ...

    Dave McMenamin

    Kobe Bryant had better make room on the Los Angeles Lakers' bench. Another Hall of Fame-bound guard is about to join him there.

    Story | Conversation | November 11, 2013
  11. Lakers hit the learning curve

    Dave McMenamin

    LOS ANGELES -- The prevailing takeaway from the Los Angeles Lakers' first two games is that they aren't as brilliant as they looked against the Los Angeles Clippers and not as miserable as they appeared against the Golden State Warriors. Friday's ...

    Blog | November 02, 2013
  12. Rapid Reaction: Spurs 91, Lakers 85

    Dave McMenamin

    LOS ANGELES -- It wasn't the Los Angeles Lakers-San Antonio Spurs game everyone is accustomed to seeing, with Kobe Bryant (Achilles tendon) and Tim Duncan (chest contusion) both out of the lineup for the first time since November 1996, but the compet...

    Blog | November 01, 2013
  13. Kobe Bryant of Los Angeles Lakers ramps up training once again

    Dave McMenamin

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant used the first week of the NBA season to ramp up his training once again as he continues a comeback from a torn Achilles tendon.

    Story | Conversation | November 01, 2013
  14. Countdown to camp: 10 reasons to care

    Dave McMenamin

    When we last left the Los Angeles Lakers, a painful season was mercifully being put to an end at the hands of the San Antonio Spurs. But the past is the past. A new season is right around the corner. Hope springs eternal, right? A lot has chang...

    Blog | September 23, 2013
  15. Lakers backcourt breakdown

    Dave McMenamin

    On March 18 of last season, Darius Morris didn't get into the game until the last three minutes of the Los Angeles Lakers' blowout loss to the Phoenix Suns. Coach Mike D'Antoni stuck to a seven-man rotation on the second night of a back-to-back, and ...

    Blog | September 09, 2013
  16. Meeks seeks to emerge from forgotten man status

    Dave McMenamin

    Granted, the 2012-13 season was pretty crummy for every Los Angeles Lakers player, but consider the plight of Jodie Meeks. After two and a half solid seasons in Philadelphia, where Meeks established himself as a valued contributor on playoff teams...

    Blog | August 20, 2013