NBA Playoff ScheduleConference Finals have arrived. See the official schedule of games, scores and seedings.
Lakers Move Toward Uncertain Future After Trifling SeasonDwight Howard's unrestricted free agency, coach Mike D'Antoni's job status, Pau Gasol's tenuous future, Metta World Peace's amnesty possibilities and the injury comebacks of Kobe Bryant and Steve Nash are only the biggest issues facing the Lakers as they decide whether to try this grand experiment again.
Lakers Season Over After First Round Sweep By SpursTony Parker scored 23 points, and the San Antonio Spurs completed their first-round sweep of the injury-plagued Los Angeles Lakers with a 103-82 victory in Game 4 on Sunday night.
Game 2: Parker Scores 28 To Help Spurs Go Up 2-0 On LakersTony Parker had 28 points and seven assists and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Los Angeles Lakers 102-91 on Wednesday night to take a 2-0 lead in their Western Conference first-round playoff series.
Bob Haynie With Lang Whitaker Of NBA.comThe NBA Playoffs have begun and Lang Whitaker from NBA.com joined me to break down the first-round battles.
Ginobili, Parker Lead Spurs Past Lakers In Game 1Manu Ginobili and Tony Parker scored 18 points each and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Los Angeles Lakers 91-79 on Sunday in Game 1 of their Western Conference first-round series.
Lakers Clinch Playoffs Spot With Memphis Win Over UtahZach Randolph had 25 points and 19 rebounds and the Memphis Grizzlies ended Utah's playoff hopes with an 86-70 victory over the Jazz on Wednesday.
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Jeremy Conn: Western Conference FinalsI think most fans are expecting the Thunder to win this series. I really don't see that happening.
Lakers Season Comes To An End After Game 5 LossRussell Westbrook scored 28 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Los Angeles Lakers 106-90 to eliminate the Lakers in five games.
Thunder Come Back Again To Take 3-1 Lead Against LakersRussell Westbrook scored 10 of his 37 points during a stirring fourth-quarter comeback, Kevin Durant added 31 points and hit the tiebreaking 3-pointer with 13.7 seconds left, and the Oklahoma City Thunder seized control of the second-round series with a 103-100 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers in Game 4 on Saturday night.