This is the January 22, 2013 news archive. View today's Lakers rumors and news.

LA Lakers News and Rumors

Sources -- Los Angeles Lakers growing concerned over unhappy Dw…

Sources -- Los Angeles Lakers growing concerned over unhappy Dwight Howard

ESPN.com Updated Jan 22, 2013
Though the Lakers have long rebuffed talks of trading Dwight Howard, sources now say the team may consider dealing the pending free agent as Los Angeles continues to struggle.
Upvote Share Tweet
  • Lakers' Hill to have hip surgery Wednesday

    Lakers' Hill to have hip surgery Wednesday

    nba.com ESPN.com Jan 22, 2013
    Los Angeles Lakers forward Jordan Hill will have surgery on his left hip on Wednesday.
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • This One is on You Coach

    This One is on You Coach

    purpleandgoldblog.com Jan 22, 2013
    With 25 seconds left in the 3rd quarter against the Bulls, the Lakers got their first lead of the game on a reverse layup from Kobe Bryant and looked to have the momentum to build on it to take a rare win on the road. But just like the season so far, th
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • This One is on You Coach

    This One is on You Coach

    purpleandgoldblog.com Jan 22, 2013
    With 25 seconds left in the 3rd quarter against the Bulls, the Lakers got their first lead of the game on a reverse layup from Kobe Bryant and looked to have the momentum to build on it to take a rare win on the road. But just like the season so far, th
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Steve Nash Is Carrying Canada Basketball Into The Future

    Steve Nash Is Carrying Canada Basketball Into The Future

    dimemag.com Jan 22, 2013
    This weekend, Steve Nash took the floor in Toronto, Ontario for the first time since being acquired by the Los Angeles Lakers in July of 2012. Canada’s most successful active basketball player finished the contest with 16 points on 5-for-11 shooting, ni
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Bulls' Butler: My nickname isn't 'Kobe Stopper'

    Bulls' Butler: My nickname isn't 'Kobe Stopper'

    ESPN.com dimemag.com Jan 22, 2013
    Jimmy Butler helped limit Kobe Bryant to 16 points in another loss for the reeling Los Angeles Lakers, but the Chicago Bulls swingman said Tuesday he's no "Kobe Stopper" as his teammates called him after the game.
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • The Lakers Are Terrible, And Kobe Bryant Is Starting To Lose It

    The Lakers Are Terrible, And Kobe Bryant Is Starting To Lose It

    deadspin.com yahoo.com Jan 22, 2013
    Here is the lede from Adrian Wojnarowski's story on last night's Lakers-Bulls game, which ended in a 95-83 victory for the Bulls: More »
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • A Star Grows In Indy

    A Star Grows In Indy

    CNNSI.com Jan 22, 2013
    Paul George has emerged as a go-to scorer and potential All-Star for Indianapolis. And in a year with many good candidates, he's the favorite for Most Improved, says Ian Thomsen.
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Ian Thomsen: Blossoming before our eyes, George a favorite for …

    Ian Thomsen: Blossoming before our eyes, George a favorite for Most Improved

    CNNSI.com Jan 22, 2013
    I know there are a lot of strong candidates for Most Improved Player, but I think it'll be hard to justify selecting anyone over Paul George if he keeps up his current pace. He's averaging 19.3 points, 10 rebounds and four assists in January, carrying a…
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Bulls win, deal Lakers 6th straight road defeat

    Bulls win, deal Lakers 6th straight road defeat

    ESPN.com Jan 22, 2013
    Kirk Hinrich scored 22 points, Marco Belinelli added 15 points, and the Chicago Bulls pulled away down the stretch to beat the struggling Los Angeles Lakers 95-83 on Monday night.
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • The Clippers’ Worst Nightmare Resurfaces; The Lakers Are Fallin…

    The Clippers’ Worst Nightmare Resurfaces; The Lakers Are Falling Apart

    dimemag.com Jan 22, 2013
    The Clippers really don’t want to see the Warriors in the playoffs. We’d like it, but they certainly wouldn’t, not after Golden State beat them for the third time this season, 106-99. “There are shooters and then there are just the indescribable.â
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Just How Good Are the Chicago Bulls?

    Just How Good Are the Chicago Bulls?

    grantland.com Jan 22, 2013
    Jimmy Butler had plenty of good stretches last night in the Bulls' 95-83 win over the Lakers, but the best came with about nine minutes left in the fo...
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • About Last Night: The Lakers Continue to Be Terrible

    About Last Night: The Lakers Continue to Be Terrible

    grantland.com Jan 22, 2013
    In case you were busy spending your day off either volunteering with a local charity or watching Magnum, P.I. on Netflix, here's what you missed in sp...
    Upvote Share Tweet
  • Video - Lakers Panic Meter 05:03

    Lakers Panic Meter

    Jan 22
    Stephen A. Smith discusses the struggling Lakers and the adjustments Los Angeles needs to make.
  • Video - Could The Lakers Trade Dwight Howard? 02:42

    Could The Lakers Trade Dwight Howard?

    Jan 22
    Dave McMenamin on the possibility that the Lakers trade Dwight Howard.

Sports Columnists

  • Daily Dime: Martin doing the little things for OKC

    Jan 22
    That "other" Kevin is a big reason why the Thunder own the NBA's best record, J.A. Adande writes.
  • Sources -- Los Angeles Lakers may consider trading Dwight Howard

    Jan 22
    Though the Lakers have long rebuffed talks of trading Dwight Howard, sources now say the team may consider dealing the pending free agent as Los Angeles continues to struggle.
  • Sources -- Los Angeles Lakers growing concerned over unhappy Dwight Howard

    Jan 22
    Though the Lakers have long rebuffed talks of trading Dwight Howard, sources now say the team may consider dealing the pending free agent as Los Angeles continues to struggle.
  • Ian Thomsen: Blossoming before our eyes, George a favorite for Most Improv…

    Jan 22
    I know there are a lot of strong candidates for Most Improved Player, but I think it'll be hard to justify selecting anyone over Paul George if he keeps up his current pace. He's averaging 19.3 points, 10 rebounds and four assists in January, carrying a…