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As if things could not get any worse for the Lakers, star center Dwight Howard has suffered a torn labrum in his right shoulder. To further complicate things, Pau Gasol and Jordan Hill will also miss time.
Former Magic coach Stan Van Gundy and Dwight Howard remain friends, even after their break up in Orlando. SVG also offers up his opinion of the Lakers’ inconsistent center.
Despite Steve Nash grabbing the headlines in his return, Lakers F/C Jordan Hill proved he deserves to be a mainstay in the Lakers’ rotation.
With Pau Gasol returning to the Lakers lineup, coach D’Antoni has decided to shake up the rotation even more, for better or for worse.
After a 9-12 start in the first quarter of the NBA season, the Lakers are energized by promising news that their two All-Stars are close to returning.
With Darius Morris’s recent struggles, coach Mike D’Antoni turns to his more familiar point guard, Chris Duhon, to start tonight against the Houston Rockets.
The Lakers seem in no hurry to move their All-Star power forward Pau Gasol, even as his struggles to fit into D’Antoni’s new offensive system continue.
In the aftermath of the Lakers’ surprising hiring of Mike D’Antoni, eleven-time champion coach Phil Jackson opens up about his denial of the position to HBO’s Andrea Kremer.
With Pau Gasol struggling, Antawn Jamison seizes the opportunity to finally break out of his slump and contribute an efficient night off the bench in the Lakers' 106-98 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies.
After a summer that almost saw Dwight Howard end up in Brooklyn, his relationship with star Nets point guard Deron Williams may now be unstable.
New Lakers head coach Mike D’Antoni may reach out to free-agent coach Nate McMillan to assume a defensive coordinator role.
An injury to Lakers' star point guard Steve Nash has led to young Darius Morris’s recent emergence.
As publicized as the Lakers' failures have been so far this season, their struggles extend beyond just the box score..