1. Should Ed Davis Return as Los Angeles Lakers Starter Next Season?

    You always know what you’re getting from Ed Davis —an all-around effort and a bruising inside game...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 15,774 reads 148 comments

  2. Bringing Back Ed Davis Next Season Is an Easy Decision for Los Angeles Lakers

    There’s nothing particularly fancy about Ed Davis ’s game, but bringing the 25-year-old big man back next season in free agency should be the easiest decision the Los Angeles Lakers have to make this offseason...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 2 months ago 10,512 reads 36 comments

  3. Predicting Which Los Angeles Lakers Will Be Traded Before the 2015 NBA Deadline

    As the Los Angeles Lakers continue their long, slow slide into basketball abyss, the players have shifted their focus from winning games to competing among themselves for a job next season...

    Howard Ruben Written by Howard Ruben about 3 months ago 42,245 reads 133 comments

  4. Ed Davis Keeps Proving His Worth to Los Angeles Lakers' Future

    Every team needs a guy like Ed Davis . And for the Los Angeles Lakers , a modest two-year, $2 million contract signed over the summer is paying off. Davis plays hard, and he gets in his opponents’ way...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 3 months ago 18,732 reads 47 comments

  5. Ed Davis Injury: Updates on Lakers Forward's Broken Nose and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers forward Ed Davis suffered a broken nose in Tuesday's 111-103 win over the Denver Nuggets. He returned to the court on Friday. Continue for updates. Davis Returns to Lineup Friday, Jan...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 months ago 8,903 reads 24 comments

  6. Lakers Teammates Hope Kobe's Step Back Will Allow Him to Let Them Step Up

    LOS ANGELES — The world is going to watch and wonder whether Kobe Bryant is indeed taking concrete steps toward aging gracefully...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 4 months ago 124,777 reads 162 comments

  7. Biggest Surprises and Disappointments for Los Angeles Lakers

    It's been a topsy-turvy season for the Los Angeles Lakers, filled with both triumphs and tragedies. Successes like beating a league-best Golden State Warriors squad have been offset ...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 4 months ago 3,001 reads 2 comments

  8. Los Angeles Lakers Players Who Should Be Getting More Minutes

    Ed Davis and Wayne Ellington have been two of the few bright spots in this dark season for the Los Angeles Lakers —and both deserve a bump in playing time...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 5 months ago 9,786 reads 39 comments

  9. Most Startling Statistics of Los Angeles Lakers' Season so Far

    One of the most enjoyable exercises of the early season is to look at surprising statistics. The Los Angeles Lakers are chock-full of quirky metrics, both on a team and individual level...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 5 months ago 15,196 reads 27 comments

  10. Benching Carlos Boozer for Ed Davis Is the Only Choice for Los Angeles Lakers

    Change can be a scary thing in the NBA . Substituting Carlos Boozer for Ed Davis in the Los Angeles Lakers ' starting lineup is not one of those changes...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 5 months ago 19,663 reads 22 comments

  11. Ed Davis: A Bright Spot on a Dreary Los Angeles Lakers Roster

    The Los Angeles Lakers have proved to be nothing but putrid through the initial eight games of the 2014-15 season. Their offense looks bad, their defense is atrocious and inconsistency plagues them on a nightly basis...

    Josh Haar Written by Josh Haar about 5 months ago 2,209 reads 1 comments

  12. Los Angeles Lakers Must Develop Hidden Gem Ed Davis for the Future

    As bleak as the present looks for the Los Angeles Lakers , their future doesn't seem much brighter. The cupboards are nearly barren, as a franchise that spent so much time living for today never needed to worry about tomorrow...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 6 months ago 11,099 reads 28 comments

  13. Los Angeles Lakers Should Start Ed Davis over Carlos Boozer Now

    We're a mere four games into the 2014-15 season, but the Los Angeles Lakers need to make a switch at power forward...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 21,394 reads 80 comments

  14. Ed Davis' Breakout Season More Important Than Ever for Los Angeles Lakers

    It's a good thing the Los Angeles Lakers invested in Ed Davis this summer because they're going to wring every last ounce of productivity out of him in the coming months...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 7,498 reads 21 comments

  15. 5 Ways the Los Angeles Lakers Can Exceed Expectations in 2014-15

    The outlook for the Los Angeles Lakers ' 2014-15 season is grim—and we haven't even tipped off regular-season basketball yet...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 6 months ago 12,357 reads 21 comments

  16. Which LA Lakers Big Has Best Opportunity in 2014-15?

    Each member of the Los Angeles Lakers frontcourt enters the 2014-15 NBA season with something to prove. Veteran Carlos Boozer has to show he still has fuel left in his tank...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 6 months ago 42 reads 3 comments

  17. Why Ed Davis Needs to Play Major Role for Los Angeles Lakers

    Ed Davis ' time with the Los Angeles Lakers shouldn't be anything like his stint with the Memphis Grizzlies or even the Toronto Raptors . They actually need him. Inconsistent playing time has dogged Davis his entire career...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 15,518 reads 51 comments

  18. Ed Davis and Los Angeles Lakers Betting Their Future on Each Other

    The Los Angeles Lakers stepped up to the betting window this summer and placed a modest wager on Ed Davis , signing the 25-year-old center/power forward to a two-year $2 million contract...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 7 months ago 14,031 reads 7 comments

  19. Los Angeles Lakers Can't Afford to Make Ed Davis the Odd Man out

    Someone is going to be disappointed on the Los Angeles Lakers frontcourt. With the athletic Ed Davis , the scrappy Jordan Hill, the seasoned Carlos Boozer, the bruising building ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 7 months ago 23,087 reads 41 comments

  20. Surprising Name Who Will Make a Big Impact for LA Lakers in 2014-15

    The Los Angeles Lakers focused on improving their frontcourt this offseason, signing Jordan Hill to a lucrative contract, winning the amnesty auction for Carlos Boozer and selecting Julius Randle seventh overall in the draft...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 8 months ago 23,428 reads 38 comments

  21. How Can the Los Angeles Lakers Best Use Their Frontcourt Depth in 2014?

    Following their worst season in franchise history, the Los Angeles Lakers went all in this summer with multiple signings of big men they hope will shore up what can only be described as a Swiss cheese defense...

    Howard Ruben Written by Howard Ruben about 9 months ago 10,306 reads 44 comments

  22. Predicting the Roles and Impact of Each Lakers Newcomer This Season

    The Los Angeles Lakers reshuffled their deck this offseason, re-signing several players from last season's team while also bringing in new talent...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 9 months ago 27,599 reads 54 comments

  23. Lakers News: Analyzing Latest Signings Including Jordan Hill, Ed Davis and More

    After a busy summer already for nearly every NBA team, the Los Angeles Lakers are still searching for several pieces to start the regular season. For starters, a new head coach would be nice...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 9 months ago 3,704 reads 2 comments

  24. Ed Davis: Kobe Bryant Is 'A Legend, and I Can't Wait to Learn from Him'

    A happy Kobe Bryant makes life better for all Los Angeles Lakers players. Fortunately for Ed Davis, he's already realizing this, even if he's only been a member of the storied organization for a matter of days...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 9 months ago 26,544 reads 155 comments

  25. Los Angeles Lakers Find Fantastic Free-Agent Steal with Ed Davis Signing

    Someone call the cops. Free agency has been burglarized—ransacked of logic and sensibility. Our culprit is the Los Angeles Lakers , who stole—yes, stole— Ed ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 9 months ago 39,655 reads 100 comments