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LeBron James Debuts Tattoo Honoring Kobe Bryant

LeBron James has debuted his new tattoo honoring Kobe Bryant.

CNN Reporter Stopped When She Asked James Harden and Russell Westbrook About China Controversy

A reporter with CNN was stopped on Thursday as she tried to ask James Harden and Russell Westbrook about the ongoing China controversy in which the league has been ensnared.

NBA, Sacramento Kings Launch Investigation Into Sex Assault Allegation Against Luke Walton

The National Basketball Association and Sacramento Kings have launched a joint investigation into the claim that recently hired head coach Luke Walton allegedly committed sexual assault.

Lakers Scripted Drama ‘Showtime,’ From Adam McKay, in the Works at HBO

HBO is reteaming with Adam McKay ('Succession,' 'Vice') for a scripted drama pilot based on author Jeff Pearlman's nonfiction book 'Showtime: Magic, Kareem, Riley, and the Los Angeles Lakers Dynasty…

Snoop Dogg Offers His Staples Suite for $5 After Blasting Lakers’ “Sorry” Season

Snoop Dogg tore into the Los Angeles Lakers over the weekend after the team dropped another game in what has become a dismal season once so full of hope with the acquisition of LeBron James last…

‘Awards Chatter’ Podcast — Kobe Bryant (‘Dear Basketball’)

The Lakers legend reflects on his hardwood career, how his 'Black Mamba' persona saved him, why he retired via a poem, "Dear Basketball," that he's turned into an acclaimed animated short film — plus…

Lakers Fire GM Mitch Kupchak, Put Magic Johnson in Charge of Basketball Operations

The shake-up, which comes two days before the NBA's trade deadline, also included owner Jeanie Buss removing her brother, Jim, from his job as executive vp basketball operations.

Kobe Bryant Announces Retirement via Players’ Tribune Poem

Sports website crashes from all the traffic.

Kobe Bryant, China’s Alibaba Team on ‘Muse’ Documentary

Bryant, Alibaba and Sina will also team up on branded products for online platforms.

Joe McDonnell, Longtime L.A. Sports Journalist and Radio Host, Dies at 58

He was on the local scene for nearly four decades. The Lakers are among the teams that are mourning his death.

Kobe Bryant Confirms He’s Quitting Basketball After One More Season

The L.A. Lakers star — who is the subject and executive producer of a new Showtime doc, 'Kobe Bryant's Muse,' airing Saturday — also opens up about the "dark days" of his sexual assault case and…

Carmelo Anthony Reportedly Deciding Between Knicks, Lakers

The free agent seems intrigued by the possibility of playing in L.A.