The Los Angeles Lakers are "close" to hiring Kurt Rambis to their coaching staff, according to a source with knowledge of the situation.
As the Lakers spiral, Kobe Bryant has plenty of hope even with a tough trip to New York next.
Opposing teams are counting on him to miss at the line in crunch time
Amid rising pressure and growing trade speculation smothering the ailing Pau Gasol, Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant offered his strongest public support to date to back the Spaniard with whom he has won two NBA championships.
After leaving Orlando, the onus is on Dwight Howard to take his game to the next level in L.A.