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Posted at 10:53 PM ET, 03/22/2014

Wizards’ Drew Gooden fined $15,000 for “clamping” Nick Young’s arm

Drew Gooden’s punishment didn’t end with an ejection after his altercation with Nick Young in the Wizards win over the Los Angeles Lakers. On Saturday, the NBA fined him $15,000.

By Michael Lee  |  10:53 PM ET, 03/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drew Gooden, Los Angeles Lakers, Nick Young, Wizards

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 03/22/2014

Wizards, Los Angeles Lakers get physical without fisticuffs

Late in the Wizards’ 117-107 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers, Nick Young and Drew Gooden got tangled up, leading to two ejections and two technical fouls.

By Michael Lee  |  08:00 AM ET, 03/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Drew Gooden, Los Angeles Lakers, Nick Young, Wizards-Lakers

Posted at 09:53 PM ET, 03/21/2014

Wizards at Lakers: Game 69 Open Thread

Marcin Gortat has returned from a back injury as the Wizards attempt to sweep the season series against the Los Angeles Lakers.

By Michael Lee  |  09:53 PM ET, 03/21/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Los Angeles Lakers, Wizards

Posted at 02:37 PM ET, 01/04/2014

Kendall Marshall, after being cut by Wizards, has stellar first start with Lakers

The former Bishop O’Connell star, who was cut by the Wizards in October, had 20 points and 15 assists in leading the Lakers past the Jazz.

By Michael Lee  |  02:37 PM ET, 01/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kendall Marshall, Lakers

Posted at 07:44 AM ET, 12/25/2013

Former Wizard Nick Young goes “Hollywood,” set to play on Christmas

Former Wizard Nick Young is loving being back home in Los Angeles, playing for his beloved Lakers.

By Michael Lee  |  07:44 AM ET, 12/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Lakers, Nick Young, Wizards

Posted at 05:39 PM ET, 12/06/2013

Around the NBA: Will Kobe Bryant’s return cause shake-up the Western Conference?

The Lakers star announced he will return to the court Sunday after tearing his Achilles’

By Brandon Parker  |  05:39 PM ET, 12/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Around the NBA, Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers

Posted at 11:34 PM ET, 12/14/2012

Ailing Kobe Bryant logs heavy minutes again

It wasn't a great shooting night for Kobe Bryant, but he persevered through a sore back, playing 44 minutes as the Lakers halted a four-game losing streak.

By Gene Wang  |  11:34 PM ET, 12/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Kobe Bryant, Lakers

Posted at 06:02 PM ET, 12/14/2012

Wizards vs. Lakers: Game 20 discussion thread

Washington takes on slumping Los Angeles, just after getting good news about John Wall’s knee injury.

By Gene Wang  |  06:02 PM ET, 12/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Lakers, Wizards

Posted at 08:34 PM ET, 11/09/2012

Replacing Phil Jackson too much for Mike Brown to overcome

ANALYSIS | Brown was unable to overcome several obstacles as coach of the Lakers, but replacing his legendary predecessor loomed largest among them.

By Michael Lee  |  08:34 PM ET, 11/09/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Lakers, NBA