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Jim Buss has gotten a bad rep as one of the Los Angeles Lakers owners with his sister, Jeanie. So this latest news may have some Lakers fans happy maybe. With the Lakers missing the playoffs for the first time since 2005, it’s time for some rebuilding. It starts this offseason with the Lakers hoping to get a top 3 pick so they can land the likes of Jabari Parker...

Kobe Bryant is set to begin an epic six month training program that will vault him back to the top of basketball supremacy, as Showtime will provide an All-Access view of the Los Angeles Lakers superstar in the documentary titled: “Kobe Bryant’s Muse.” Here’s more from the Showtime press release: SHOWTIME® AND KOBE BRYANT FIND THEIR MUSE KOBE BRYANT’S...

The 2013-14 NBA regular season wasn’t kind to Kobe Bryant. The Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard, after returning from a torn Achilles injury, broke his knee and was ruled out for the rest of the year. As Bryant went down, so did the Lakers, finishing as one of the worst teams in the league this year. The Black Mamba, for his part, is already looking forward to next...

The 2013-2014 NBA season ends today! Which players have been the biggest disappointments for what was expected from them? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=faa7cKyUFkU&feature=youtube_gdata&w=870 ...

Nick Young seems like a pretty confident guy, and that was shown on Tuesday when he called himself the best shooting guard in the NBA on Twitter. Young was answering his followers’ questions on Twitter Tuesday and was asked by one tweeter about when he will become a top 5 player in the league. Young, to no one’s surprise, said he is already the top shooting...

Pau Gasol has confirmed what everyone knew all along. The Los Angeles Lakers power forward is now out for the rest of the 2013-14 NBA regular season. Gasol confirmed this news on Twitter Sunday: With only a few games left in the regular season and the Lakers out of the playoff contention, there’s really no point for Gasol to play these final games even if he is...

For the very first time in NBA history, the Los Angeles Lakers, Boston Celtics and New York Knicks all missed the 2014 playoffs. Since the existence of the league, at least one of those teams made the postseason. It’s the first time ever all three of these franchises missed it. The Lakers and Celtics were bound to fail this season, though. Los Angeles was likely...

Jabari Parker still has a decision to make on entering the 2014 NBA Draft or staying with the Duke Blue Devils for sophomore season in college, but that won’t stop him from thinking about the pros and what team he would play for … such as the Los Angeles Lakers. Parker talked about the idea of him going to the Lakers. Los Angeles has a chance to draft the likes...

Steve Nash became the NBA’s third all time assists leader on Tuesday night when the Los Angeles Lakers took on the Houston Rockets. Watch Nash dish it out to Jodie Meeks in the video above to pass Mark Jackson on the all time assists list. ...

The Lakers via general manager Mitch Kupchak have denied a report from Rex Chapman that has John Calipari to Los Angeles being a “done deal.” Lakers spokesman John Black on Rex Chapman's Calipari report: "I spoke to (GM) mitch (Kupchak) and he said there is no truth to it…" — Sam Amick (@sam_amick) April 8, 2014 Calipari has been at Kentucky...