Latest Frank Vogel News

Kennard hits clutch 3s, Clippers hold off Lakers 119-115

Dec. 04, 2021 01:50 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James returned from a frustrating stint in the NBA's health and safety protocols just in time for yet another frustrating loss for the Los Angeles Lakers. Luke Kennard scored 17 of his 19 points in the second half and hit two clutch 3-pointers...

Lakers overcome James' absence to beat Kings 117-92

Dec. 01, 2021 01:16 AM EST

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Anthony Davis scored 25 points, Russell Westbrook added 23 and the Los Angeles Lakers overcame the absence of LeBron James to beat the Sacramento Kings 117-92 on Tuesday night. The Lakers sent James home earlier in the day after he was placed...

LeBron James in NBA's virus protocols, ruled out Tuesday

Nov. 30, 2021 21:59 PM EST

LeBron James has been placed in the NBA's health and safety protocols, and was ruled out for the Los Angeles Lakers' game against the Sacramento Kings on Tuesday night. Such a move almost certainly means one of two things: that James, who said earlier this season that he...

Fox, Hield lead Kings over Lakers 141-137 in triple OT

Nov. 27, 2021 02:58 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Alvin Gentry said when he became Sacramento's interim coach that it was going to take everyone if the Kings were going to stop their season from spiraling out of control. On Friday night, they got plenty of contributions up and down the roster. Seven...

DeMar DeRozan scores 23 points, Bulls rout Magic 123-88

Nov. 26, 2021 22:38 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — DeMar DeRozan scored 23 points, Zach LaVine added 21 and the Chicago Bulls beat the Orlando Magic 123-88 on a Friday night that belonged to Nikola Vucevic. Playing in Orlando for the first time after nine seasons with the Magic, the Chicago center...

James rallies Lakers past Pacers 124-116 after suspension

Nov. 24, 2021 23:14 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — LeBron James missed his chance to shine at Madison Square Garden this season. So, he picked up his teammates in his return Wednesday night at Indiana. After drawing the first suspension of his career because of a fracas Sunday in Detroit, James...

Knicks recover to beat Lakers team missing suspended James

Nov. 23, 2021 23:27 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — LeBron James couldn't be in the building. Anthony Davis almost wasn't. With one superstar suspended and another sick, the Los Angeles Lakers already had big problems. Then they created one more for themselves by falling into a 25-point hole. ...

James ejected after bloodying Stewart, Lakers beat Pistons

Nov. 21, 2021 22:37 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — LeBron James was ejected for drawing blood from Isaiah Stewart's face, sending the superstar to the locker room early in the third quarter and leaving his teammates to pick up the slack. Anthony Davis and Russell Westbrook did that in a big way. ...

Tatum scores 37, Celtics beat Lakers in James' return

Nov. 20, 2021 00:01 AM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Jayson Tatum grew up idolizing Kobe Bryant, so he knew all about the Celtics-Lakers rivalry even before becoming part of it. On Friday night, he put on an offensive show in front of Celtics Hall of Famers Bill Russell and Paul Pierce in the latest chapter....

LeBron James back in action for Lakers in Boston

Nov. 19, 2021 20:29 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — LeBron James was back in action for the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night against the Boston Celtics after missing eight game because of an abdominal strain. After the 36-year-old James finished a shooting session and walked off the court about an hour...