The league has confirmed 14 cases of COVID-19 since it suspended the season last week.
Having clinched a first playoff berth in six seasons, the Lakers strengthened their grip on the Western Conference with a win over the Clippers.
James has led the Los Angeles Lakers to the best record in the Western Conference thus far, averaging 25 points and a league-leading 10 assists per game.
James shared a moment with Zion Williamson after the Lakers defeated the Pelicans 122-114 on Sunday night.
"We continue to live on his legacy and continue to have our hearts heavy," the Los Angeles Lakers star told reporters on Tuesday.
The memorial service for the five-time NBA champion will begin at 1 p.m. ET at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
The NBA will begin its unofficial second half of the regular season Thursday, following the league's All-Star Game last weekend.
The wife of the late NBA great said her brain was "refusing" to accept her husband and daughter were no longer with her.
The auction will run until February 23 and the auction house will devolve the entire buyer's premium to a fund set up for the victims.
Clint Capela, Derrick Rose and D'Angelo Russell are all among players who could be traded before Thursday's deadline.
Kobe Bryant's wife Vanessa shared an emotional Instagram post remembering her husband and their daughter.
The former Los Angeles Lakers star was initially rumored to have been onboard the helicopter Bryant traveled in on Sunday.
Elle Duncan of SportsCenter recounted how Bryant had told her he loved being a "girl dad" and would have happily had "another five girls".
A search for Kobe Bryant's products on the company's website returns only one result; a gift card bearing the Lakers logo.
Fallon first met Bryant over two decades ago, when the duo had first moved to Los Angeles, and had remained friends since.
LeBron James, just hours earlier, passed Kobe Bryant for third on the NBA's career scoring list. Bryant died in a helicopter crash near Los Angeles on Sunday morning.
"The decision [to postpone the game] was made out of respect for the Lakers organization, which is deeply grieving the tragic loss of Lakers legend Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and seven other people in a helicopter crash on Sunday," the NBA stated.
The Los Angeles Lakers great was among the first-time nominees for induction in the Basketball Hall of Fame this year.
Bryant won an Academy Award in 2018 for Best Animated Short Film at the 90th Academy Awards ceremony in 2018.
In 20 years with the Los Angeles Lakers, Bryant won five NBA titles, two NBA Finals MVP crowns and was named to the All-Star team 18 times.
The five-time NBA champion died in a helicopter crash on Sunday morning along with his 13-year-old daughter Gianna Bryant.
Here are some quick numbers, memorable quotes and facts that will forever be part of Bryant's legacy.
At the beginning of the game between the Toronto Raptors and the San Antonio Spurs on Sunday, the teams agreed that whichever team received the opening tip, they would dribble out the 24-second shot clock. Bryant wore No. 24 for the Lakers.
Once King James passes Kobe for third on the NBA career scoring list, only Karl Malone and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar stand in front of LeBron. Here's how to watch on Saturday night.
The Lakers superstar suffered an injury to his lower back after landing awkwardly while trying to block a shot.
The Lakers take on the Clippers looking to snap a three-game losing streak, while their local rivals aim to move closer to the top of the Western Conference.
The reigning MVP finished with 34 points as the Bucks beat the Lakers 111-104 on Thursday night, improving to 25-4 this season.
Davis was showered with boos on his first return to New Orleans but had the last laugh, scoring 41 points as the Lakers won 114-110.
A new map based on geotagged Twitter data shows the NBA's most-hated teams across the country, with the Lakers leading the charge.