2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
39-30, 3rd in Pacific
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Firefighters could lose jobs for Kobe crash photos

Two Los Angeles County firefighters could be fired and a third suspended after some first responders took and shared graphic photos from the site of the helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant, his teenage daughter and seven others, court documents say.

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No LeBron, AD as Lakers take on Rockets in LA

On a night when their 2020 championship banner goes up to the Staples Center rafters, the Lakers will take on the Rockets without LeBron James and Anthony Davis.

LeBron James or James Harden: Whose return will have a bigger impact? (1:39)
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20hDave McMenamin

Lakers win in OT; AD 'hurting,' iffy to play Wed.

The Lakers pulled out a dramatic overtime win over the Knicks on Tuesday, but Anthony Davis said a groin issue might keep him from playing Wednesday against the Rockets.


Horton-Tucker comes up big in OT as Lakers edge Knicks

— Talen Horton-Tucker made the go-ahead 3-pointer with 21.1 seconds remaining in overtime, and the Los Angeles Lakers improved their hopes of avoiding the play-in tournament and prevented the New York Knicks from clinching a postseason berth with a...

Mark J. Terrill

Sources: LeBron now eyeing Wednesday return

Though LeBron James was a full participant in practice Monday, he opted for one more day of rest and is targeting a return in the Lakers' game against the Rockets, sources said.

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2dDave McMenamin

LeBron likely to return vs. Knicks, sources say

There is much more optimism on the state of LeBron James' ankle after on-court work Sunday and Monday, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski on Monday.

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3dDave McMenamin

AD on challenge to avoid play-in: 'It's been fun'

After scoring a season-high 42 points to lead the Lakers to a convincing 123-110 win over the Suns, Anthony Davis said he's enjoying the spot his team currently finds itself in: slotted for the play-in tournament with just four games left to play.

Team Stats

Points Per Game109.123rd
Rebounds Per Game44.315th
Assists Per Game24.515th
Points Allowed106.72nd

Team History