Lakers Videos

  • VIDEO: Kobe Bryant vs. Nuggets – 13 points, 5 assists [full highlights]

    By Ross Pickering on October 8, 2014
    Man, it was so good to see Kobe Bryant back on the court Monday night. While the Black Mamba played only 21 minutes in his first game in around 10 months, he still managed to impress the crowd and showed a balanced attack on the floor. Bryant finished the game with 13 points, on 5-for-12 shooting, 5 assists and 2 rebounds. Here’s […]
  • VIDEO: Jeremy Lin delivers perfect pass to Ed Davis for the alley-oop slam

    By Ross Pickering on October 7, 2014
    These two showed some real promise on Monday night. Jeremy Lin and Ed Davis connected a number of times during the Lakers’ 98-95 preseason win over the Denver Nuggets, though this was definitely the most impressive play of the game between the two. After setting a pick for Lin and handing the ball off in the process, Davis rolled to the […]
  • VIDEO: Julius Randle wows crowd with strong poster dunk, nifty reverse layup

    By Ross Pickering on October 6, 2014
    Julius Rande looked pretty good during his NBA preseason debut on Monday night. The rookie scored 10 points on 5-for-9 shooting, grabbed 8 rebounds and blocked one shot in 27 minutes of action, though his most impressive play of the night would come on his first made basket. After receiving the pass from Wayne Ellington, Randle attacked the hoop with aggression […]
  • VIDEO: Kobe Bryant’s first points of the preseason were beautiful

    By Ross Pickering on October 6, 2014
    Man, it’s nice to have Kobe Bryant back on the basketball court. In his first competitive game in around 10 months, Bryant looked pretty damn good on Monday night as the Los Angeles Lakers took on the Denver Nuggets to get their 2014 preseason schedule underway. In 21 minutes of play, Bryant registered 13 points, 5 assists and 2 rebounds in a […]
  • VIDEOS: Highlights from Lakers’ Sunday scrimmage

    By Ross Pickering on October 5, 2014
    With the preseason beginning on Monday for the Los Angeles Lakers, Byron Scott used Sunday’s practice session as an opportunity to brush up on a couple things and give a few of his guys some rest. For this reason, Kobe Bryant, Jeremy Lin and Steve Nash can’t be seen in the scrimmage videos below, though the likes of Carlos Boozer, Jordan Clarkson […]
  • VIDEO: Kobe Bryant gets on Julius Randle for resting during conditioning drill

    By Ross Pickering on October 4, 2014
    If you’re the Black Mamba’s teammate, you’ve got to be prepared to be pushed to the limit on a daily basis – just ask Lakers rookie Julius Randle. At the Lakers’ practice session on Saturday morning, which was televised live by NBA TV, Kobe Bryant got on Randle for “hiding in certain lines” during a conditioning drill, according to Rick Fox. […]
  • VIDEO: Assortment of Lakers contribute during Friday’s scrimmage

    By Ross Pickering on October 3, 2014
    While the first few days of camp were all about the Black Mamba, today’s scrimmage session seemed to feature a number of different faces. In footage provided by the Lakers’ official Instagram account, players such as Jeremy Lin, Ed Davis, Steve Nash, Wayne Ellington and Julius Randle can be seen making plays on the court. And then, after the scrimmage […]
  • Kobe Bryant: “I feel great and I’m back” [VIDEO]

    By Ross Pickering on October 3, 2014
    Ahead of NBA TV’s Real Training Camp on Saturday, the league released a short promo video detailing Kobe Bryant’s return to the court this coming season. In the clip, Bryant can be seen training while talking about his recovery from Achilles and knee injuries. “[I feel] strong in general. Strong in general,” Bryant said. “I’ve had like a year and a […]
  • VIDEO: Kobe Bryant’s jumper over Jordan Clarkson is beautiful in slow motion

    By Ross Pickering on October 2, 2014
    Welcome to the NBA, Jordan Clarkson. For the second straight day, the Lakers’ 22-year-old rookie was handed the task of guarding Kobe Bryant during the team’s scrimmages at the end of practice. And both times the Missouri product has been on the receiving end of the Black Mamba’s offensive arsenal. In two slow motion videos posted by NBC Los Angeles’ […]
  • Damian Lillard remembers the time Kobe Bryant scored 47 points against him

    By Ross Pickering on October 2, 2014
    Remember the time when Kobe Bryant scored 47 points against the Portland Trail Blazers? Damian Lillard certainly does. For his Throwback Thursday today, Lillard posted a photo of him guarding Bryant during his rookie season. “#TBT … Rookie year, accepting the challenge,” Lillard wrote in the caption. “He had 47 but I had 39 lol.” In what would be his […]