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Lakers’ Avery Bradley has hairline fracture in right leg

[ad_1] LOS ANGELES -- Los Angeles Lakers guard Avery Bradley has a hairline fracture in his right leg, the team announced Friday.He will be reevaluated in one to two weeks, according to the Lakers.Bradley injured his leg during a collision with Dejounte Murray of the San Antonio Spurs on Nov. 3. After missing one game -- the Lakers' comeback victory in Chicago -- he returned to the lineup and played
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Dime King – The Lakers are benefiting from peak playmaker LeBron James

[ad_1] LeBron James likes to pass the ball.Legend has it he developed his appreciation for the pass as a 9-year-old playing for the Summit Lake Hornets in a rec basketball league in Akron, Ohio. He fed a diminutive teammate named Sonny Spoon by rolling the rock his way. It was the only way the little guy could control the ball without being knocked over. Spoon scooped up the delivery, put
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Los Angeles Lakers’ instant chemistry is surprising to LeBron James and Anthony Davis

[ad_1] For years, Hakeem Olajuwon tutored NBA stars in the art of the post-up, teaching his footwork and sorcery in the paint.If he wanted to, Chris Bosh could coach up a different niche group: big men playing with LeBron James.1 Related"Playing with LeBron was like buying a Ferrari," Bosh said. "You know it's the best in the world. It looks amazing when you see it. But you have no idea
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Lakers’ Anthony Davis plays through injuries as LeBron James praises his ‘grit’

[ad_1] PHOENIX -- Anthony Davis had a wrap on his right shoulder before the game and tape around his ribs by the end of it, but neither setback stopped him from putting up 24 points and 12 rebounds in the Los Angeles Lakers' 123-115 win over the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday."He wants to play," said LeBron James when asked about Davis after L.A. pushed its record to 8-2 to start
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Anthony Davis plays through injuries as LeBron James praises his ‘grit’

[ad_1] PHOENIX -- Anthony Davis had a wrap on his right shoulder before the game and tape around his ribs by the end of it, but neither setback stopped him from putting up 24 points and 12 rebounds in the Los Angeles Lakers' 123-115 win over the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday."He wants to play," said LeBron James when asked about Davis after L.A. pushed its record to 8-2 to start
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NBA Power Rankings Week 4

[ad_1] Three weeks down, three different No. 1 teams.In this edition, it's the Los Angeles Lakers who, despite seeing their seven-game win streak snapped Sunday night against the Toronto Raptors, climb to the top, thanks to a 1-3 week by the Philadelphia 76ers.Throughout the regular season, our panel (ESPN's Tim MacMahon, Andre' Snellings, Royce Young and Bobby Marks and The Undefeated's Marc J. Spears) is ranking all 30 teams from
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LeBron James on load management — If I’m not hurt, I’m playing

[ad_1] LOS ANGELES -- Amid a renaissance start to the season for both the Los Angeles Lakers as a successful franchise and LeBron James as a dominant player, James has no plans to miss games due to load management in anticipation of a postseason run."If I'm hurt, I don't play. If not, I'm playing," James told ESPN as he knocked on the wooden façade of his locker after the Lakers
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Kyle Kuzma keys comeback in 4th as Lakers top Bulls

[ad_1] CHICAGO -- With LeBron James catching his breath after playing nearly the entire third quarter and Anthony Davis sitting on the bench right beside him, saddled with four fouls, the Los Angeles Lakers relied on an unlikely lineup to key a fourth-quarter comeback against the Chicago Bulls.When Kyle Kuzma, Quinn Cook, Alex Caruso, Dwight Howard and Troy Daniels stepped onto the court to begin the fourth Tuesday, L.A. trailed
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Lakers’ Anthony Davis again teases possibility of playing for hometown Bulls

[ad_1] 8:57 PM ETEric WoodyardESPN CHICAGO -- Although Anthony Davis is widely expected to re-sign with the Los Angeles Lakers as a free agent this summer, he continues to entertain the possibility of playing in Chicago, which he still considers the "Mecca of basketball."Soon after the Lakers wrapped up Monday's practice, Davis had to fulfill another personal obligation that meant a lot to him.He surprised members of the boys and
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LeBron James to help build housing for I PROMISE school’s families

[ad_1] LeBron James opened his "I PROMISE" school over a year ago and now he plans to provide transitional housing for students and families in need of safe shelter.The LeBron James Family Foundation and Graduate Hotels announced plans for the "I PROMISE Village by Graduate Hotels" to help I PROMISE students whose families might be fighting challenges such as homelessness, domestic violence or other traumatic or unsafe situations."Initially, our work