After two failed coaching hires, the pressure is on Jim Buss to make the right choice.
With the 82-game schedule returning, bid an unfond farewell to the back-to-back-to-back.
After nearly punting away the season, the NBA released the 2011-12 NBA schedule
The Lakers entered the All-Star break on the lowest of notes -- losing to the Cavs
Our ESPN.com NBA columnist forecasts the regular-season outcome for the East.
After stumbling late in the regular season, the Lakers are looking like contenders once again.
Teams that carry the fire of ambition in the playoffs are usually successful. Who's got the look this season? J.A. Adande explains.
The Cavaliers proved their mettle by defeating the Lakers in Los Angeles, J.A. Adande writes.
Cavs placing more importance on Christmas game than Lakers
LeBron or Kobe? Kobe or Shaq? Ron Artest's choice signaled who's on top in the NBA now, J.A. Adande writes.
Kobe Bryant and Carmelo Anthony share a special relationship ... just not in this series.
Kobe. Dwight. LeBron. KG. The preps-to-pros era is giving the NBA a new look ... never to be seen again.
What's the secret formula to winning an NBA championship? Here's a different point of view.
J.A. Adande talks about the lessons he learned at NBA All-Star Weekend.