Latest Frank Vogel News

Lakers' Frank Vogel shrugs off worries about job insecurity

Jan. 19, 2022 21:51 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lakers coach Frank Vogel shrugged off widespread reports of his job insecurity Wednesday night, saying it's all part of being in charge of a 17-time NBA champion franchise. “In this business and with this team, if you’re not winning at a super-high level,...

LeBron scores 25 as Lakers end three-game skid, beat Jazz

Jan. 18, 2022 02:29 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James scored 25 points and Stanley Johnson had 10 of his 15 points in the fourth quarter to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to a 101-95 win over the Utah Jazz on Monday night. Russell Westbrook added 15 points and the Lakers snapped a three-game losing streak,...

Jokic has 8th triple-double, Nuggets rout Lakers, 133-96

Jan. 16, 2022 00:50 AM EST

DENVER (AP) — Michael Malone knew Bones Hyland was struggling, so the Denver coach sat down with him after a Denver morning shootaround this week. The chat did wonders for the Nuggets rookie. Now it's the Los Angeles Lakers who could use another pep talk. ...

James scores 34 but Lakers stumble, fall to Kings 125-116

Jan. 13, 2022 02:04 AM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — De’Aaron Fox scored 29 points, Chimezie Metu made a clutch 3-pointer with 46.7 seconds remaining and the Sacramento Kings ended their longest losing streak of the season by beating the Los Angeles Lakers 125-116 on Wednesday night. Harrison Barnes added...

Morant's dazzling block lifts Grizzlies to 9th straight win

Jan. 10, 2022 01:22 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Memphis Grizzlies set a franchise record with their ninth straight win, getting 16 points and a breathtaking block from Ja Morant in a 127-119 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday night. Desmond Bane had 23 points, Jaren Jackson Jr. added 21 and six...

Memphis' Jenkins enters protocols, 14th NBA coach to do so

Jan. 08, 2022 15:51 PM EST

Memphis assistant Brad Jones walked into what he thought was the Grizzlies’ locker room in Brooklyn a few days ago, then wondered if he was in the right place. There was only one other person in the room — and Jones had no idea who the person was. “Am I in...

LeBron leads Lakers past Hawks 134-118 for 4th straight win

Jan. 08, 2022 01:40 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James scored 23 of his 32 points in the second half, Malik Monk added a season-high 29 and the Los Angeles Lakers held off the Atlanta Hawks 134-118 Friday night for their first four-game winning streak of the season. Avery Bradley and Talen Horton-Tucker...

LeBron, Monk lead Lakers' late rally past Kings, 122-114

Jan. 05, 2022 02:04 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James scored 14 of his 31 points in the fourth quarter, Malik Monk added 11 of his 24 in the final seven minutes, and the Los Angeles Lakers held off the Sacramento Kings 122-114 on Tuesday night for their fourth win in five games. Talen Horton-Tucker...

James, Monk help Lakers edge Timberwolves 108-103

Jan. 03, 2022 01:18 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James scored 26 points, Malik Monk added 22 and the Los Angeles Lakers hung on to beat the Minnesota Timberwolves 108-103 on Sunday night for the first time in three meetings this season. A couple of streaks came to an end in the Lakers' first game of the...

Short-handed Clippers rally to beat Nets 120-116

Jan. 01, 2022 23:31 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers came to Brooklyn without their coach and many of their best players. The Nets couldn't convince themselves that LA's patchwork lineup could beat them. “I mean, it’s natural when a team is missing so many players. They've...