Johnny Navarrette

Johnny is a Communications major at Cal State University, Fullerton. In addition, he works for the OC Register and OC He was previously a freelancer for the Whittier Daily News and it's high school sports section.

Despite earlier reports of retirement, Steve Nash reiterates that he has no plans to retire this summer.

Shaquille O'Neal made some interesting comments about his days as a Laker, most notably what caused the Shaq/Kobe duo to split and go their separate ways.

The Lakers' shooting guard has been diagnosed with a non-displaced fracture of the left patella and a bone bruise.

The Lakers are set to get some reinforcements back in the lineup Tuesday, as Steve Blake and Steve Nash are expected to start vs. Minnesota.

Dante Exum, the Australian point guard phenom in the upcoming NBA draft, recently expressed his interest in joining the Lakers.

With the Lakers out of playoff contention, Pau Gasol is back in trade rumors, and this time with the Phoenix Suns reportedly interested.

A free agent at the end of this season, SG Jodie Meeks is having a very consistent year filling in for the injured Kobe Bryant.

Pau Gasol's MRI reveals a strained right groin and will miss at least a week before being re-evaluated.

After being examined by team physician Dr. Steve Lombardo, Kobe Bryant still has pain and swelling in his fractured left knee.

As he has done in the past, Lakers legend Magic Johnson took a few shots at head coach Mike D'Antoni recently on 'The Tonight Show'.

After playing well in five games with the Lakers, guard Manny Harris has signed a second 10-day contract.

At the mid point of the 2013-14 NBA season, the Lakers find themselves playing catch-up.

A couple days after Nick Young's ejection and criticism of fellow Laker teammates, all seems well as the team prepares to face the rival...

To help with their depleted roster, the Lakers plan to sign Los Angeles D-Fenders guard Manny Harris to a 10-day contract.

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