Soon-To-Be Free Agent Shannon Brown Wants A Bigger Role: Will He Leave The Lakers?

The NBA is in the midst of a lockout with no end in sight, but Laker guard Shannon Brown has made his intentions known. Brown wants to be on a “team that is a contender to a championship,” and he […]

Washington Wizards Guard John Wall Dominates “Lockout League”

As you all know if you have been following the NBA recently, the league is in flux as it is in the midst of a lockout. As a result, a bevy of NBA players are participating in alternate street league, […]

Los Angeles Lakers Power Forward Pau Gasol Injured Overseas

Los Angeles Lakers Pau Gasol was injured overseas at EuroBasket, as he did not participate in Spain’s 65-57 defeat at the hands of Turkey on Monday. Gasol was inflicted with a minor ankle sprain at the tournament, although Spain’s head […]

Los Angeles Lakers Guard Kobe Bryant, Other NBA Players Barred From China Because Of New Rule

Los Angeles Lakers star guard Kobe Bryant, among other NBA players, are barred from playing in China if the NBA lockout is prolonged. The Chinese Basketball Association enacted a new rule saying that all NBA players under contract are barred […]

Lakers Guard Kobe Bryant Involved In Altercation With Man At San Diego Church

Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant was involved in an altercation with a man at a San Diego church on Sunday, according to a report filed by the man. 21 year old Tomas Agos filed a police report alleging that […]

Kobe Bryant Breaks Silence on Mike Brown Hire, Shares Expectations For Next Season

Recently, the Los Angeles Lakers hired former Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Mike Brown to be Lakers legendary coach Phil Jackson’s successor.  One notable player that has been reluctant to discuss his thoughts on the hiring is Lakers guard Kobe Bryant, […]

Former Lakers Forward Samaki Walker Arrested After Trying To Eat Marijuana To Avoid Possession Charge

Former Lakers power forward Samaki Walker was arrested during an Arizona traffic stop on Thursday on a drug possession charge, but the circumstances surrounding the arrest makes this one of the more interesting sports arrests I am aware of. Walker […]

Rookie Andrew Goudelock Has A Bright Future Ahead With The Los Angeles Lakers

One of the last notable events on the NBA’s calendar before the league’s lockout was put in effect, was the 2011 NBA Draft. During the NBA’s annual selection meeting, the Los Angeles Lakers acquired Andrew Goudelock, a 6’2″ small forward […]

Kobe Bryant Says “Knee Is Best In A Long Time”

Encouraging news concerning Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant’s knee surfaced.  Fellow Laker guard Derek Fisher mentioned that Bryant told him that his right knee is “the best it’s been in a long time.” This is excellent news considering that […]

LakerSpotlight.com Is Moving!

This will be my final post on LakerSpotlight.com and all of my Los Angeles Lakers coverage will be moving to RantSports.com. Remember to visit Rant Sports for not only comprehensive Lakers coverage, but also for college football and basketball, MMA, […]

Los Angeles Lakers Possible Roster Moves Post Lockout

As of now, the NBA is in the midst of a lockout, meaning all teams cannot make any roster moves, and, essentially, the league is closed for business. However, the lockout will eventually come to an end so now would […]

Brian Shaw Learned Of Lakers’ Coaching Decision From Television

Recently, the Los Angeles Lakers hired former Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Mike Brown to accept the same position with Los Angeles and become Phil Jackson’s successor. Obviously, there were a bevy of candidates for the high-profile occupation, one of those […]