Satnam Singh scores in thrilling win for Dallas Mavericks
Satnam Singh scores in thrilling win for Dallas Mavericks

 Satnam Singh got to ply his trade in a brief four-minute appearance as the Dallas Mavericks knocked off the LA Lakers 88-86 in a thrilling encounter in the elimination round of the 2015 NBA Summer League.

LA Lakers great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar recovering after heart op
LA Lakers great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar recovering after heart op

Legendary former Lakers center and NBA Hall-of-Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is expected to make a full recovery after quadruple coronary-bypass surgery, hospital officials said Friday.

Sports-mad Roger Federer backs South Africa at Rugby World Cup
Sports-mad Roger Federer backs South Africa at Rugby World Cup

Self-confessed sports nut Roger Federer goes to watch games whenever his schedule allows and is in no doubt who he`ll be cheering at this year`s rugby World Cup -- South Africa.

Lakers rip Knicks in Phil Jackson`s return to LA

Reserve Xavier Henry scored 22 points and the Los Angeles Lakers routed the New York Knicks 127-96 Tuesday in a showdown of Phil Jackson`s current and former clubs.

Kobe Bryant has broken bone in knee: LA Lakers

Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant has a broken bone in his left knee and is expected to miss six weeks, the NBA team said Thursday.

Lakers get swept by Spurs, out of the playoffs

With an 82-103 loss to San Antonio Spurs in Game, the L.A. Lakers got swept 0-4 and their season came to an end in NBA (National Basketball Association) action.

NBA: Clippers hold off Grizzlies 93-91

With Chris Paul`s running jumper a 10th of a second before the end, the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Memphis Grizzlies 93-91 and took a 2-0 lead in their first-round playoff series in National Basketball Association (NBA) action.

Clippers beat Lakers 109-95

The Clippers made their first season series sweep of the Lakers since the team moved to Los Angeles in 1984 with a 109-95 victory at the Staples Center.

NBA: Lakers post 22nd straight win against Wolves

Kobe Bryant led the Lakers with 31 points and seven assists to beat the Wolves 120-117 for their 22nd straight win against the Minnesotans, extending the longest active winning streak against one team in the NBA.

Warriors hand Lakers third loss in a row

Despite Kobe Bryant scoring a game-high 36 points, the Lakers still lost to the Golden State Warriors 109-103.

NBA: Lakers lose to Wizards

The Los Angeles Lakers, with both Kobe Bryant and Paul Gasol back in the lineup and once up by 18 points, lost to Washington Wizards 100-103 at the Staples Center in the NBA league.

LeBron scores 39 points to lead Heat`s victory

LeBron James` 39 points led the Miami Heat to a 99-90 win over rivals LA Lakers in NBA.

Houston Rockets overpower LA Lakers for 5th straight win

The Houston Rockets surged past the Los Angeles Lakers in a 125-112 victory in the National Basketball Association (NBA) match at the Toyota Center.

Lakers lose to Philadelphia in NBA

Though Kobe Bryant scored a game-high 36 points, LA Lakers still lost to Philadelphia 76ers 99-103 at Staples Center here.

LA Lakers sack coach Mike Brown

NBA basketball team Lakers sacked coach Mike Brown after a poor start to the season, team`s general manager Mitch Kupchak said.

Spurs give Lakers taste of their own medicine

San Antonio made amends for last week`s stinging home loss to Los Angeles by trouncing the Lakers 112-91 on their home court on Tuesday.

Kobe scores 33, Lakers beat Wade`s Heat 93-83

Bryant produced his third straight dynamic 30-point game while wearing a clear protective mask over his still-tender nose.

Bryant comes to rescue as Lakers beat Raptors

Kobe Bryant rescued the fading Los Angeles Lakers to close out a six-game road trip with a 94-92 win over the Toronto Raptors.

Magic Johnson still beating HIV 20 years later

Magic is simply glad the world knows such happy endings are possible with access to treatment and vigilance.