1. Lakers Must Prioritize Keeping Top-3 Protected Pick over Winning

    LOS ANGELES — Staples Center rang out with an unfamiliar sound of a unified crowd cheering on the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night . "We want tacos," the fans screamed in unison...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 1 day ago 63,260 reads 0 comments

  2. Nick Young Drains 3, Celebrates with Dance

    Classic Nick Young . After hitting his fifth three-pointer of the night, Swaggy P celebrated the only way Swaggy P knows how. Young finished with 15 points and was 5-of-11 from beyond the arc...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Meredith Minkow about 2 days ago 889 reads 0 comments

  3. How LA Lakers Should Address Each Area of Need at the NBA Trade Deadline

    The Los Angeles Lakers have improved over last season's 17-win debacle but are facing a fourth straight trip to the NBA 's draft lottery...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 4 days ago 27,283 reads 61 comments

  4. Luol Deng Injury: Updates on Lakers Star's Wrist and Return

    As the Los Angeles Lakers look to improve during the 2016-17 season, Luol Deng suffered a sprained wrist that will keep him out for at least one game. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 days ago 2,056 reads 4 comments

  5. Lakers Become First Team to Lose by 40 or More Points Multiple Times This Season

    Fact: The Lakers lost to the Spurs 134-94 on Thursday, becoming the first team in the NBA to lose by 40 or more points multiple times this season...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 10 days ago 6,738 reads 5 comments

  6. Brandon Ingram Has Started Turning the Corner for Los Angeles Lakers

    LOS ANGELES — Midway through the third period of the Los Angeles D-Fenders' 123-121 Saturday victory over the Grand Rapids Drive, 19-year-old rookie Brandon Ingram arrived confused at the Los Angeles Lakers ' El Segundo practice facility...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 13 days ago 53,441 reads 47 comments

  7. Midseason Player Grades for Each Los Angeles Lakers Player

    The Los Angeles Lakers are a study in contrasts as they reach the halfway mark of the 2016-17 season. They can be fun to watch as they romp up and down the court, but they can ...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 14 days ago 13,944 reads 21 comments

  8. When Focused, Julius Randle Is Los Angeles Lakers' Best Player

    LOS ANGELES — After pleading with the Los Angeles Lakers ' public relations staff, Julius Randle reluctantly removed his hat. "I really need a haircut, look at my chin," argued the 22-year-old forward, to no avail...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 18 days ago 32,084 reads 81 comments

  9. Julius Randle Becomes 6th Player with Multiple Triple-Doubles This Season

    Fact: Julius Randle had 19 points, 11 assists and 14 rebounds in the Los Angeles Lakers ' 116-102 win over the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday night, his second triple-double of the season...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 19 days ago 3,116 reads 3 comments

  10. Best Potential 2016-17 NBA Trade Deadline Targets for LA Lakers

    The young Los Angeles Lakers can be fun to watch and should only improve with time. But clawing their way back into playoff contention this season will be a tall order unless they upgrade the roster through a midseason trade...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 21 days ago 11,692 reads 4 comments

  11. NBA's New CBA May Help Lakers Keep Young Talent, Hurt Chances of Acquiring Star

    LOS ANGELES — Labor peace is at hand. On Friday, the NBA and the NBPA ratified the next collective bargaining agreement, which will run through the 2023-24 season. That's great news for basketball fans in general...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 27 days ago 50,423 reads 80 comments

  12. Time for the Los Angeles Lakers to Discover Who They Really Are

    LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Lakers started the season with such great promise, upsetting teams like the Golden State Warriors , Houston Rockets and Chicago Bulls in the early going...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 1 month ago 15,959 reads 67 comments