- Associated Press - Thursday, June 9, 2011

EL SEGUNDO, CALIF. (AP) - The Los Angeles D-Fenders are returning to the NBA’s Development League for the upcoming season after a one-year hiatus.

The D-Fenders, owned and operated by the Los Angeles Lakers, will move their home games from Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles to Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo, where the Lakers practice.