Broderick Turner, Los Angeles Times

Broderick Turner

Los Angeles Times

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Recent:
  • Los Angeles Times
Past:
  • The Union-Tribune
  • Orlando Sentinel

Recent articles by Broderick:

How the Lakers' last dynasty ended in a total dismantling

The Lakers' three-peat effort derailed by the Dallas Mavericks, coach Phil Jackson departed the team, leaving Kobe Bryant to lead another reboot. → Read More

NBA players union asks players if they want to finish season

The National Basketball Players Association asked players in text messages if they were in favor of returning from the coronavirus shutdown. → Read More

Derek Fisher's clutch play defined his Lakers career

Derek Fisher had big moments in the Lakers' 2010 title run, thanks to Smush Parker's departure and family circumstances bringing him back to L.A. → Read More

How the Lakers rebuilt a champion more than a decade ago

How the Lakers rebuilt from their three-peat era after dispatching Shaquille O’Neal, losing in the 2004 Finals and retaining Kobe Bryant. → Read More

Pau Gasol gets emotional rewatching Lakers clinch 2010 title

Pau Gasol, a 7-foot Spaniard who became an All-Star in Memphis before joining the Lakers, is hoping to play one more NBA season and then in the 2021 Olympics. → Read More

Lakers know the difficulty of winning an NBA title: A look at 2010

The Lakers were a favorite to win their first NBA title since 2010 when the coronavirus pandemic stopped the season. A look at their last championship run. → Read More

ESPN Michael Jordan doc: 'The Last Dance' Part 3 highlights

The latest episodes of ESPN's Michael Jordan documentary produce more tales of triumph, but also chip at his image as a teammate and examine his gambling issues. → Read More

ESPN Michael Jordan doc: 'The Last Dance' Part 2 highlights

The second installment of ESPN's Michael Jordan documentary series tells the story of the birth of the Chicago Bulls' dynasty and its two star rebels. → Read More

The Check-In: Pau Gasol still has NBA and Olympic hopes

Former Laker Pau Gasol is still rehabilitating from a foot injury that cost him the 2019-20 season. He has aspirations to play in the NBA and Olympics. → Read More

Two Lakers test positive for the coronavirus

Two players on the Lakers have tested positive for the coronavirus, according to people who were not authorized to speak publicly on the matter. → Read More

Majority of Lakers players in L.A. get tested for coronavirus

The majority of Lakers players in L.A. were tested for the coronavirus Wednesday, a day after learning they were exposed to Nets players who tested positive. → Read More

Lakers to self-quarantine after four Nets test positive for coronavirus

Four players on the Brooklyn Nets, whose last game was played against the Los Angeles Lakers, have tested positive for the coronavirus, the team announced Tuesday. → Read More

Lakers focus on dealing with Rockets' small-ball lineup

Even as the Lakers prepared to face the small-ball-playing Houston Rockets on Thursday, there was no getting away from talking about the coronavirus. → Read More

Lakers wait on the NBA to decide protocol of games amid coronavirus outbreak

The Lakers and the NBA are trying to deal with the coronavirus and how it might affect the rest of the season. → Read More

Avery Bradley's diligence reaps rewards for Lakers vs. Clippers

Avery Bradley scored a season-high 24 points in the Lakers' win over the Clippers. He credits being 'in the gym every night' for his improved game. → Read More

Lakers vs. Bucks is also battle of MVP favorites LeBron and Giannis

Reigning MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks are in L.A. to play four-time MVP LeBron James and the Lakers as the debate rages about who deserves this year's trophy → Read More

Markieff Morris used push-ups to get over his performance against Zion Williamson

Markieff Morris wasn't very pleased with how he played against Zion Williamson and the Pelicans on Sunday, so the new Laker did something about it. → Read More

Lakers fall to hungry Grizzlies in LeBron James' return

The Lakers decided to praise rookie sensation Ja Morant and the young, desperate Memphis Grizzlies and accept their own shortcomings after a 105-88 loss. → Read More

Lakers still figuring out how to play with LeBron James out of the lineup

The Lakers are have a rating of plus-8.4 when LeBron James is the court, but it drops to a minus-0.1 when he rests, according to NBA.com. → Read More

Anthony Davis leads way in Lakers' rout of Warriors

Anthony Davis had 23 points and six rebounds in three quarters of work and the Lakers won their seventh straight game beating the injury-plagued Golden State Warriors 116-86 without LeBron James. → Read More