LOS ANGELES (AP) Dwight Howard is set to make his debut with the Los Angeles Lakers in a preseason game against Sacramento on Sunday night.
EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) The Los Angeles Lakers waived forward Reeves Nelson and center Ronnie Aguilar, trimming their training camp roster to 18 players.
LAS VEGAS (AP) Marcus Thornton scored 19 points, while DeMarcus Cousins had 18 points and 10 rebounds to lead the Sacramento Kings over the winless Los Angeles Lakers, 103-98 Friday night.
HOUSTON (AP) Slater Martin, the defensive-minded Hall of Fame guard who won four NBA titles with the Minneapolis Lakers and one with the St. Louis Hawks, died Thursday. He was 86.