1111 S Figueroa St (at Chick Hearn Ct), Los Angeles, CA 90015, United States
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Sports and Entertainment Center of the World located in downtown Los Angeles at L.A. LIVE, since 1999.


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  • People

    The Lakers may reign supreme—but we can't help but notice some other guys seated courtside. Look for David Beckham, Leo DiCaprio and Zac Efron cheering on, and just try to keep your eye on the ball.

    People · November 4, 2010
  • NHL

    Fanatic Fact: Franchise scoring leader is Marcel Dionne who scored 550 goals and 757 assists for 1307 points in 921 games for the Kings.

    NHL · October 5, 2010
  • Ellen DeGeneres

    Some of Los Angeles’ biggest events happen here, including the Grammy awards. Andy got to experience the stars up close and personal on the red carpet last year! Look out for his short shorts.

    Ellen DeGeneres · September 7, 2010
  • VH1

    Watch Grammy Night LIVE on starting Sunday 6/5C! Read more

    VH1 · February 9, 2013
  • HuffPost

    In the post-game melee after the Lakers' championship, a taxi cab was torched. Staples Center owner AEG gave the driver $10,000 in compensation. Read more

    HuffPost · July 26, 2010
  • Mazda

    You're so LA. You go to the hottest ticket in town. Make sure to wear your purple and gold and cheer on Kobe as he goes for #6!

    Mazda · October 27, 2010
  • Team Coco

    "I think this place would be a lot more fun if they actually sold office supplies. Okay, maybe not more FUN, but certainly more helpful. Anyone have an extra 3 hole punch on them?" - Conan O'Brien

    Team Coco · January 10, 2011
  • Sports Authority

    Time to break out that bike to the Staples Center! Bike racks are available in the East garage located at W. Olympic Boulevard and Francisco Street.

    Sports Authority · November 8, 2010
  • Mazda

    Outside the arena are statues of Wayne Gretzky and Magic Johnson, although both sports legends played at The Forum, where the Kings, Lakers and Sparks previously played.

    Mazda · November 18, 2010
  • ESPN

    Back on 1/22/06, a baller by the name of “Kobe Bean Bryant” dropped 81 points up in here. Read more

    ESPN · October 25, 2011
  • (RED)

    Does your favorite athlete wear (NIKE)RED shoe laces? They help fight AIDS. Lace Up Save Lives.

    (RED) · December 30, 2010

    We LOVE Hyde Lounge inside Staples! Perfect hideaway in a totally busy place. Read more

    KIIS FM · June 25, 2010
  • @ryandrake

    Go to a Los Angeles Kings Hockey Game Read more

    @ryandrake · January 8, 2010
  • LA Kings

    This is where we won our first-ever Stanley Cup on June 11, 2012 by shellacking the New Jersey Devils 6-1. A good time was had by all.

    LA Kings · December 6, 2012
  • 987LA

    Hyde Lounge inside Staples is amazing! Read more

    987LA · June 24, 2010
  • Fast Company

    On July 7, 2009, Ustream (a 2011 Most Innovative Company) broadcast Michael Jackson's memorial service live from this arena. The feed lured a record-high 4.6 million viewers.

    Fast Company · February 14, 2011
  • X Games

    Did you know that X Games holds the 2nd most memorable event in Staples Center history with Pastrana's double backflip? Read more

    X Games · October 18, 2010
  • National Post

    Will this be Drew Doughty's breakout season for the Kings? Check into Posted Sport's full NHL coverage at the link: Read more

    National Post · October 8, 2010
  • Charles E.

    Sit on the floor for a Lakers game. Worth it!

    Charles Edge · January 14, 2012
  • The GRAMMYs

    Home to Music's Biggest Night for the past 9 years! Follow @theGRAMMYs to stay updated on all things music!

    The GRAMMYs · March 24, 2012
  • roycifer

    park a few blocks away and save a lot of money!

    roycifer · January 10, 2010
  • Johnny P.

    great place enough said!

    Johnny Packer · August 11, 2010
  • Arash M.

    The home of the Lakers, Clippers, Kings and Sparks. The epicenter of Los Angeles sports from November-June.

    Arash Markazi · February 21, 2010
  • LA Kings

    Home sweet home.

    LA Kings · December 13, 2011
  • ESPN

    Welcome to Lob City. When the Clippers hold court here, prepare for lift-off.

    ESPN · January 10, 2012
  • jessica h.

    Go Kings!!

    jessica howard · April 20, 2010
  • The Hollywood Reporter

    Lakers courtside seats are treated like heirlooms and never become publicly available. If you don’t already own them, you never will. Despite urban legend, they don't save courtside seats for celebs. Read more

    The Hollywood Reporter · December 3, 2012
  • Alicia Keys

    My first Grammys ever were here at The Staples Center!!! I was super sick and still performing, but I can still feel the excitement today! What a night!!

    Alicia Keys · February 7, 2012
  • ESPN

    Staples Center has hosted NBA Championships, Stanley Cup Finals as well as concerts & boxing. But when Arizona & Ohio St. tip off, it will be the first NCAA Tournament game in this building's history.

    ESPN · March 27, 2013
  • Alicia Keys

    Performing at the Staples Center on March 12th!! I’ve seen some of the best shows here! You gotta hit up the Hyde Lounge on Level C after the show!!

    Alicia Keys · February 19, 2013
  • Perry Ellis

    Whether you're a Lakers, Clippers, Kings, or Sparks fan, or just love going to a great concert, the STAPLES Center has everything you are looking for! Check in during your next visit!

    Perry Ellis · February 24, 2011
  • Jaye J.

    DeAndre Jordan : Dunk of the year?  OMG 

    Jaye Jackson · March 11, 2013
  • Carla

    BEST Place EVER For Concerts!! I Saw Evanescence Here In Concert!! I <3 Amy Lee!!

    Carla · October 31, 2011
  • l boogie

    Do NOT sit in 300 anything...looks like ants!

    l boogie · June 6, 2010
  • The Most Interesting Man in the World

    This arena reminds me of many exhilarating moments, not the least of which was the time I managed to mend a frayed climbing rope in a pinch with some quickly applied staples.

  • ESPN

    Wayne Gretzky never played here as a King, but his presence still lingers in the building. There’s a #99 sweater hanging from the rafters AND a Great One statue outside.

    ESPN · January 5, 2012
  • Daynah

    Sport your Lakers jersey and go to a game! Walk the streets with the rest of the Lakers fan, and take a photo with Michael Johnson in the front!

    Daynah · August 12, 2009
  • X Games

    We're taking over STAPLES Center July 28th- 31st! Get your tickets now and come watch the best action sports athletes battle it out for X Games gold! Read more

    X Games · June 29, 2011
  • Phoenix 💥💥💥

    Go Canes!...hey what ya mean shut up?

    Phoenix 💥💥💥 · March 2, 2014
  • Rosanna H.

    Dessert cart in VIP!!

    Rosanna Huang · March 21, 2010
  • Robert (#TJ)

    Came here in a hurry for some staples for my red stapler. Damn, they don't even sell staples. Had to ride my big wheel all the way to Office Max, lost a rim doing it too!

    Robert (#TJ) · March 28, 2013
  • HBO

    Curb Your Enthusiasm happened here. Jeff and Larry are annoyed when they learn that the head of NBC gave them nosebleed seats, especially when they see him sitting courtside.

    HBO · September 3, 2011
  • Dary M.

    Try and root for the Kings without laughing.

    Dary Merckens · October 7, 2009
  • Irma E.

    Let's go Lakers!

    Irma E. · April 12, 2010
  • West Virginia University

    Check out the statue of basketball icon Jerry West. He has left his mark as a Laker, an Olympian, a West Virginia University Mountaineer, and as the silhouette of the NBA logo. Pretty impressive.

    West Virginia University · October 24, 2011
  • Mark G

    Perp N Yellow Perp N Yellow

    Mark G · December 25, 2010
  • Ken C.

    One of the few times Barbie didn't wear pink was when she'd wear her Lakers jersey to the Staples Center for games. I always thought she looked beautiful in purple.

    Ken Carson · December 21, 2010
  • Stella K.

    Kings Game! Awesome Wetschel (i think thats what theyre called) pretzels!

    Stella Kim · March 17, 2009
  • Estelle M.

    Go Kings Go!!!!

    Estelle M · May 15, 2013
  • Eater

    Top Dining Options: WP24 on the 24th floor of the adjacent Ritz-Carlton tower; Yard House and LA Market are both located within L.A. Live, adjacent to the Staples Center. Read more

    Eater · July 11, 2012