This Day In Lakers History: L.A. Defeats 76ers In 2001 NBA Finals To Cap Off Historic Playoff Run

The Los Angeles Lakers have an illustrious history filled with superstars and championship trophies, but that doesn’t…

This Day In Lakers History: Michael Cooper Sets Then-NBA Finals Record With Six 3-Pointers Against Boston Celtics

The Los Angeles Lakers and Boston Celtics just may have the greatest sports rivalry of all-time. The two teams have…

This Day In Lakers History: Robert Horry Hits Buzzer-Beater Against Kings In Western Conference Finals

Sometimes, certain events take place that leave such a lasting impression that we remember details of exactly what…

This Day In Lakers History: Trevor Ariza’s Steal Gives L.A. Series Lead Over Nuggets In Western Conference Finals

In the NBA Playoffs, sometimes one or two big plays determine the outcome of a series, and the Los Angeles Lakers…

Kai Sotto Prepares To Bring His Dreams, And Those Of The Philippines, To NBA

Kai Sotto is quiet and unassuming. Friendly to all those around him, the 20-year-old goes about his day like many his age…

This Day In Lakers History: L.A. Lands 2nd Pick In 2016 NBA Draft Lottery

The NBA Draft Lottery can be one of the most exciting – and stressful – days of the season. A random drawing of…

This Day In Lakers History: Kobe Bryant Erupts For 42 Points After Day In Court To Even Playoff Series With Spurs

The 2003-04 NBA season was a particularly trying one for Kobe Bryant. Not only was he dealing with the likes of…

This Day In Lakers History: Kobe Bryant, Shaquille O’neal Deliver In Crucial Win Over Mavericks During Lockout-Shortened Season

The NBA season is a long, grinding marathon that lasts for 82 games before the playoffs begin. That is, except for…

This Day In Lakers History: Kobe Bryant Scores 38 Points To Push Jazz To Brink Of Elimination In 2009 NBA Playoffs

Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant has had a countless number of spotlight-stealing moments but they always…

This Day In Lakers History: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Plays Final Game Of Career

The Los Angeles Lakers have had a plethora of superstars play for the franchise the years, with each making a lasting…