|Mar. 19 9:27 PM PT10:27 PM MT11:27 PM CT12:27 AM ET4:27 GMT12:27 9:27 PM MST11:27 PM EST8:27 UAE05:270:27 ET10:27 PM CT3:27 - Williams scored 30 points Friday off the bench for Los Angeles.
Analysis: Williams took advantage since Kobe Bryant didn't play again because of his chronically sore right shoulder.
|Mar. 13 8:52 PM PT9:52 PM MT10:52 PM CT11:52 PM ET3:52 GMT11:52 8:52 PM MST10:52 PM EST7:52 UAE (+1)04:5223:52 ET9:52 PM CT2:52 - Williams returned from a five-game absence with a hamstring injury with 15 points in Sunday's loss to the Knicks.
Analysis: He made 7 of 12 shots in 26 minutes, adding five assists.
|Mar. 3 6:38 PM PT7:38 PM MT8:38 PM CT9:38 PM ET2:38 GMT10:38 7:38 PM MST9:38 PM EST6:38 UAE (+1)03:3821:38 ET8:38 PM CT1:38 - Williams is out for at least a week due to a hamstring injury.
Analysis: Williams' production has slowly declined since January and he isn't considered a great fantasy option at this point.
|Feb. 25 9:56 PM PT10:56 PM MT11:56 PM CT12:56 AM ET5:56 GMT13:56 10:56 PM MST12:56 AM EST9:56 UAE06:560:56 ET11:56 PM CT4:56 - Williams had 22 points in the Lakers' 128-119 loss at Memphis on Wednesday.
Analysis: Williams has topped 20 points in three of the last five games, averaging 19.2 over that stretch.
|Feb. 11 9:53 PM PT10:53 PM MT11:53 PM CT12:53 AM ET5:53 GMT13:53 10:53 PM MST12:53 AM EST9:53 UAE06:530:53 ET11:53 PM CT3:53 - Williams scored 28 points in the Lakers' 120-11 loss at Cleveland on Wednesday.
Analysis: Williams is averaging 15.4 points on the season. He's scored at least 20 points in 13 games, but the Lakers have lost 10 of them.
|Jan. 28 6:00 PM PT7:00 PM MT8:00 PM CT9:00 PM ET2:00 GMT10:00 7:00 PM MST9:00 PM EST6:00 UAE (+1)03:0021:00 ET8:00 PM CT0:00 - Williams will miss Thursday's game against Chicago due to an upper respiratory infection.
Analysis: Williams was forced to exit Wednesday's practice early due to the illness. It's unclear whether he'll be healthy enough to play in Friday's matchup with the Clippers.
|Jan. 17 8:47 PM PT9:47 PM MT10:47 PM CT11:47 PM ET4:47 GMT12:47 9:47 PM MST11:47 PM EST8:47 UAE05:4723:47 ET10:47 PM CT2:47 - Williams put up 20 points Sunday.
Analysis: Williams made 7 of 12 field goal attempts, including 1 of 2 from deep, and connected on 5 of 6 foul shots.
|Jan. 16 8:44 PM PT9:44 PM MT10:44 PM CT11:44 PM ET4:44 GMT12:44 9:44 PM MST11:44 PM EST8:44 UAE05:4423:44 ET10:44 PM CT2:44 - Williams contributed 20 points Saturday.
Analysis: Williams shot 5 for 16 from the field, including 3 of 4 on 3s, and made 7 of 8 free throws. He should put up numbers Sunday if Kobe Bryant is out.
|Jan. 15 10:50 PM PT11:50 PM MT12:50 AM CT1:50 AM ET6:50 GMT14:50 11:50 PM MST1:50 AM EST10:50 UAE07:501:50 ET12:50 AM CT4:50 - Williams continued his recent scoring binge with 21 points in Thursday's loss at Golden State.
Analysis: The veteran guard has been on a tear during the new year, averaging 23.3 points in eight games in 2016. Williams had a 44-point effort against Oklahoma City last Friday.
|Jan. 13 10:20 PM PT11:20 PM MT12:20 AM CT1:20 AM ET6:20 GMT14:20 11:20 PM MST1:20 AM EST10:20 UAE07:201:20 ET12:20 AM CT4:20 - Williams scored nine of his 19 points in the fourth quarter Tuesday.
Analysis: Williams' clutch play was good for owners who award clutch points. He still missed 10 of 14 shots in an awful effort in a terrible NBA game in front of Yasiel Puig, Jack Black and Aziz Ansari.
|Jan. 10 8:51 PM PT9:51 PM MT10:51 PM CT11:51 PM ET4:51 GMT12:51 9:51 PM MST11:51 PM EST8:51 UAE05:5123:51 ET10:51 PM CT2:51 - Williams led the team with 18 points Sunday.
Analysis: Fresh off a 44-point explosion, Williams struggled from the field by shooting 5 for 17, while also committing six turnovers.
|Jan. 9 9:56 PM PT10:56 PM MT11:56 PM CT12:56 AM ET5:56 GMT13:56 10:56 PM MST12:56 AM EST9:56 UAE06:560:56 ET11:56 PM CT3:56 - Williams exploded for a season-best 44 points including five 3-pointers, along with two steals Friday.
Analysis: Williams has explosive potential as he showed when he did damage from both the foul line (15-15) and 3-point range (5-14), while knocking down 12 of 25 field goal attempts.
|Jan. 6 9:19 PM PT10:19 PM MT11:19 PM CT12:19 AM ET5:19 GMT13:19 10:19 PM MST12:19 AM EST9:19 UAE06:190:19 ET11:19 PM CT3:19 - Williams looked sort of like Kobe Bryant on Tuesday.
Analysis: Williams missed all seven shots from the field, though he made all 10 at the line for his points.
|Jan. 4 9:29 PM PT10:29 PM MT11:29 PM CT12:29 AM ET5:29 GMT13:29 10:29 PM MST12:29 AM EST9:29 UAE06:290:29 ET11:29 PM CT3:29 - Williams scored 30 points Sunday.
Analysis: Williams has 54 points the last two games with Kobe Bryant out so he is taking advantage to get his numbers.
|Jan. 1 8:58 PM PT9:58 PM MT10:58 PM CT11:58 PM ET4:58 GMT12:58 9:58 PM MST11:58 PM EST8:58 UAE05:5823:58 ET10:58 PM CT2:58 - Williams rang in the New Year with 24 points Friday.
Analysis: Williams matched a season high in what was surely an emotional night against the team he broke in with, the Sixers.
|Dec. 20 10:14 PM PT11:14 PM MT12:14 AM CT1:14 AM ET6:14 GMT14:14 11:14 PM MST1:14 AM EST10:14 UAE07:141:14 ET12:14 AM CT4:14 - Williams made 4 of 6 of his 3-point attempts on the way to 20 points on Saturday.
Analysis: He made 5 of 11 shots overall and added three steals in his first 20-point game in two weeks and fourth of the season.
|Oct. 29 9:52 PM PT10:52 PM MT11:52 PM CT12:52 AM ET4:52 GMT12:52 9:52 PM MST11:52 PM EST8:52 UAE05:520:52 ET10:52 PM CT2:52 - Williams scored 21 points in his first game with Los Angeles on Wednesday.
Analysis: Williams somehow missed a leaning 4-footer at the buzzer in the one-point loss much to the chagrin of a bemused Kobe Bryant. "When I let it go, I thought it was a bucket," Williams said. "It's a routine play for me."
|Oct. 17 7:08 PM PT8:08 PM MT9:08 PM CT10:08 PM ET2:08 GMT10:08 7:08 PM MST9:08 PM EST6:08 UAE (+1)04:0822:08 ET9:08 PM CT1:08 - Williams returned with 19 points Thursday in exciting preseason action.
Analysis: Williams sat out Saturday with a sore groin.
|July 5 5:21 PM PT6:21 PM MT7:21 PM CT8:21 PM ET0:21 GMT8:21 5:21 PM MST7:21 PM EST4:21 UAE (+1)02:2120:21 ET7:21 PM CT23:21 - The Los Angeles Lakers say they plan to sign guard Lou Williams, last season's Sixth Man of the Year.
Analysis: Williams averaged a career-high 15.5 points and helped Toronto win a franchise-record 49 games in 2014-15, his lone season there. The Lakers have upgraded their guard rotation by adding Williams after drafting Ohio State's D'Angelo Russell with the No. 2 pick. Deals can't be signed until Thursday, but general manager Mitch Kupchak says Sunday in a release that the Lakers are negotiating with both players and intend to sign them once the free agent moratorium ends.