L.A. hoop heads, 6 of the top 25 Southern California High School teams are taking part in the Take Flight Challenge this Saturday, January 4th...

Dwight Howard is not who the Lakers needed to move forward.

Former assistant coach Brian Shaw hired by the Denver Nuggets

If you're a Lakers season ticket holder, and you're looking for a new, convenient way to sell your tickets for free, TiqIQ has a deal for you.

In an early season game that had a playoff feel to it, the Lakers come out on top thanks to some clutch Kobe free throws

The Lakers have made their bed. Now it's time to sleep in it

Start your bidding now on this signed 2012-13 LA Lakers starting-five signed poster and a signed Kobe Bryant basketball as our partners, AM 570 FOX Sports...

Kobe and Gasol, the two-man tandem that have the Lakers to back-to-back World Championships -- arguably one of the best in franchise history. Laker Nation is giving you a chance to show if you can correctly guess both of their contributions.

If you like winning things really easily, than we've got just the thing for you. We've teamed up with our friends at Wonderful Pistachios to give you all, the wonderful folks of Laker Nation, signed Lamar Odom memorabilia. You may enter in three easy steps... Watch the Wonderful Pistachios 'Get Crackin' spot featuring Lamar Odom and Khloé Kardashian above. See the question that pops up during the video. Email your answer to with the subject title 'GetCrackin.' Or tweet your answers to @LakerNation.

It's that time of year, Laker Nation. The evenings are longer, the temperature is dropping, Starbucks is rolling out with specialty drinks and people are pepper spraying for a competitive shopping advantage. But not you, you're one of the smart ones. You shop on Cyber Monday. What makes it all so special this time around is the start of the new NBA season on Christmas Day. So we've got something for you. In celebration of this glorious online shopping day, we've marked down all items on our Laker Nation store. All (but a couple) shirts are now below $20. Women's apparel, sweatshirts, shorts, hoodies are all on sale as well. Gear up for the upcoming NBA season. You can also get free Standard US shipping on all orders of $50 or more. Use coupon code: SHIPFREEUS. Happy Holidays, everyone!

Our partners over at AM 570 FOX Sports L.A. are holding their 4th Annual 'Paralyzed Veterans of America' Radiothon on Wednesday. It's a great cause...

This guy (or girl) is the leading candidate for either the worst Laker fan ever, or the worst LeBron fan ever. Whatever the case, we can only assume they either lost a bet, a succession of bets, or my personal theory, this is a picture of Bill Simmons car, and this is his way of taunting Laker fans. I mean, there’s no way this is one of you guys out there in Laker Nation, right?

It may be the off-season (even though sources have confirmed the NBA Finals are happening without the Lakers), but that doesn’t mean we can’t do a giveaway.

Mavs have a big, "viral" statement for us Lakers fans.

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