Found December 21, 2011 on LA Times:
Kobe Bryant, Lamar Odom and Chris Paul, among others, have shifted focus from new Lakers coach to date. Brown's humor is working and he's getting along with Bryant, but fans will demand much more.Mike Brown sat down for his first news conference after the NBA lockout ended.

Lakers G Bryant planning on playing opener

Los Angeles Lakers star guard Kobe Bryant said he is "fine" and intends to play in the season opener against the Chicago Bulls on Sunday despite a torn ligament in his right wrist. "I should be fine," Bryant told "It's always been in my nature to try to figure out a way to play. The injuries that I've had, I've been fortunate...

Kobe Bryant is day-to-day with a wrist injury

Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant, who suffered a right wrist injury in Monday night’s game against the Clippers, was examined today by Dr. Steven Shin of the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic and underwent an MRI exam.  Results show that Bryant has a torn lunotriquetral ligament. Bryant will not play in tonight’s game against the Clippers and [...]

Vanessa Bryant's Ex-Step Dad -- She's Just Like Her Gold-Digging Mother

Kobe Bryant should have known his soon-to-be ex-wife would take him to the cleaners in their divorce ... because she learned the wallet-raiding playbook from her mother ... so says Vanessa's ex-step dad. TMZ spoke with Stephen Laine -- an inventory… Permalink

Bryant Has Torn Ligament In Right Wrist

Kobe Bryant was wearing a plastic brace around his right wrist on Wednesday.

Kobe (wrist) practices, likely to play in opener

Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant participated in a full practice Thursday afternoon.

Welcome To Lob City, A Place For Dunks

When Blake Griffin found out that Chris Paul was traded to the Los Angeles Clippers he responded by dubbing the team, “Lob City.” Griffin who may be the best dunker in the NBA and Andre Jordan who is a top 5 slammer jammer will make CP3′s job very easy in LA. The Clippers showed off their new Showtime swag to the Los Angeles Lakers last night and it was amazing. Share...

DeAndre Jordan dunks on the Lakers

The Los Angeles Clippers are relevant at least for this season. With the trade for Chris Paul the Clippers now have 2 superstars. On Monday night the Clippers faced the Lakers in a preseason game. Yes, I know it is only a preseason game and the stats won’t count, but DeAndre Jordan of the Clippers literally dunked over two Lakers. As you will see in the video below...

Clippers' Randy Foye figures he'll be busy

Chris Paul and Chauncey Billups have arrived to bolster the backcourt, but 6-foot-4 guard Foye isn't worried about his prospects. Coach Vinny Del Negro 'knows what I bring to the table,' he says.Chris Paul and Chauncey Billups have arrived to bolster the backcourt, but 6-foot-4 guard Foye isn't worried about his prospects.

Clippers' Randy Foye expects to see lots of action

LOS ANGELES - All of the attention has been paid to Chris Paul and Chauncey Billups as the newest members of the...

NBA Western Conference preview

The Oklahoma City Thunder, with Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook and more, is more than an up-and-comer. And the Clippers, thanks to Chris Paul and Blake Griffin, might have a winner.The West is an L.A. story again, only not the kind you might expect.
NBA News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.