1. Don't Count LA Lakers Out of the Russell Westbrook Hunt Just Yet

    The Los Angeles Lakers showed significant vital signs during this year's NBA Summer League in Las Vegas. D'Angelo Russell knocked down clutch shots, commanded L.A.'s offense and poured in 21...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 3 days ago 55,795 reads 41 comments

  2. Realistic Expectations for LA Lakers Rookie Brandon Ingram in 2016-17

    The Los Angeles Lakers entered the offseason needing a small forward who could contribute right away while also growing with the team for years to come. They got just that with Brandon Ingram...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 6 days ago 44,814 reads 61 comments

  3. Kobe Bryant Blasted with Golden Slime at Kids' Sports Choice Awards

    Kobe Bryant 's gold-and-purple days aren't quite behind him. Well, the gold part, anyway. While on stage accepting the Legend Award during Thursday night's taping of Nickelodeon's ...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 9 days ago 118,727 reads 87 comments

  4. Larry Nance Jr. Injury: Updates on Lakers Forward's Wrist and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers forward Larry Nance Jr. suffered a wrist injury during Thursday night's NBA Summer League game against the Cleveland Cavaliers . It's unclear when he'll return to the court...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 9 days ago 26,890 reads 64 comments

  5. Lakers Rumors: Russell Westbrook Trade Talk, Nick Young Buzz and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers ' rebuilding efforts could be on the verge of a major breakthrough as rumors surrounding the future of superstar point guard Russell Westbrook continue to intensify...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 days ago 91,747 reads 7 comments

  6. Lakers Rumors: Russell Westbrook Trade Talk, Drew Gooden Buzz and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers have built a strong foundation for their rebuild, highlighted by the addition of Brandon Ingram with the second pick in the 2016 draft...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 12 days ago 30,594 reads 3 comments

  7. D'Angelo Russell Shakes Warriors Defenders, Lays In Basket in Summer League

    D'Angelo Russell has moves. The Los Angeles Lakers guard drove to the basket in the second quarter of Monday night's NBA Summer League game against the Golden State Warriors , ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 13 days ago 112,268 reads 170 comments

  8. Lakers Rumors: Buzz on Russell Westbrook Pursuit and Other Roster Moves

    The Los Angeles Lakers won't win a title next season. That sounds mean, but the Lakers sit in the middling throes of a rebuild. It's not a bad thing, either—the future looks much brighter than it has in a long time...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 13 days ago 58,679 reads 5 comments

  9. Report Card Grades for LA Lakers 2016 Free-Agent Signings

    The Los Angeles Lakers had a boatload of loot to spend entering NBA free agency, but no cream-of-the-crop star players stepped up to take that money. Nonetheless, the Los Angeles front office didn’t waste time acting like wallflowers...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 14 days ago 97,878 reads 106 comments

  10. Lakers News: Latest on D'Angelo Russell and Mitch Kupchak Comments

    If nothing else, the Los Angeles Lakers look like they will at least be fun to watch this upcoming season...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 14 days ago 37,610 reads 5 comments

  11. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Russell Westbrook Trade Buzz, Nick Young and More

    There was a time when the Los Angeles Lakers would have been at the center of every major rumor during free agency and would have made a giant splash in a summer with so many talented players hitting the market...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 14 days ago 363,175 reads 16 comments

  12. D'Angelo Russell Hits Deep, Game-Winning 3-Pointer vs. 76ers in Summer League

    D'Angelo Russell really does have ice in his veins . The Los Angeles Lakers guard capped a late-game comeback during Saturday's NBA Summer League action against the Philadelphia ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 15 days ago 40,183 reads 35 comments

  13. Larry Nance Jr. Takes Flight, Throws Down Tomahawk Dunk

    Larry Nance Jr. can fly. Well, at least through the lane. The Los Angeles Lakers forward took flight in the fourth quarter of Saturday's summer league game against the Philadelphia 76ers in Las Vegas, throwing down a monstrous tomahawk dunk...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 15 days ago 18,412 reads 4 comments

  14. D'Angelo Russell Drives to the Basket, Throws Down the 1-Handed Jam

    D'Angelo Russell kicked off the Las Vegas Summer League tilt against the Philadelphia 76ers with a bang Saturday. And by a "bang," we mean a thunderous one-handed dunk...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 15 days ago 4,337 reads 5 comments

  15. Lakers News: Latest on Brandon Ingram, Marcelo Huertas and More

    Los Angeles Lakers fans finally caught a glimpse of what could be a glorious future when Brandon Ingram made his Las Vegas Summer League debut on Friday...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 15 days ago 22,279 reads 57 comments

  16. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Drew Gooden, Nick Young and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers have reinvented themselves. Granted, it's worth mentioning the market helped dictate how the Lakers went about it...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 16 days ago 36,991 reads 5 comments

  17. Marcelo Huertas, Lakers Agree to New Contract: Details and Reaction

    Restricted free-agent guard Marcelo Huertas has agreed to return to the Los Angeles Lakers on a two-year deal, per Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 17 days ago 32,627 reads 74 comments

  18. Lakers News: Latest on Jose Calderon Trade, Buzz on Maurice Harkless and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers missed out on many of the big-name free agents this offseason, but they have added considerable veteran depth to their roster...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 17 days ago 10,038 reads 2 comments

  19. Lakers Rumors: Breaking Down Remaining Plans for Offseason

    The Los Angeles Lakers might not have brought in the biggest superstars this offseason, but they have been active. Deals for Timofey Mozgov and Luol Deng seem excessive until you realize how high the salary cap has jumped...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 17 days ago 17,325 reads 3 comments

  20. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Nick Young, Mo Harkless

    The Los Angeles Lakers jumped into action in the early stages of free agency when they signed Timofey Mozgov and Luol Deng to upgrade the team. However, little buzz has surrounded the Lakers since the first couple of days...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 18 days ago 25,912 reads 1 comments

  21. Nick Young Escapes Injury After Firework Goes Off in His Hand

    Nick Young seems to be handling the single life OK. The Los Angeles Lakers forward/guard hosted an Independence Day celebration at his Southern California home on Monday...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 19 days ago 65,209 reads 21 comments

  22. Lakers News: Latest on Timofey Mozgov Signing, Tarik Black Rumors and More

    Though perhaps through no choice of their own, the Los Angeles Lakers and team president Mitch Kupchak have stuck to their rebuilding guns this summer...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 19 days ago 35,463 reads 3 comments

  23. Lakers Rumors: D'Angelo Russell Trade Talk, Maurice Harkless Buzz and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers are facing a long road back to the NBA mountaintop, but a light is starting to appear at the end of the tunnel in terms of getting back into the playoffs...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 19 days ago 110,811 reads 6 comments

  24. Lakers Rumors: Top Buzz on Moe Harkless, Tyler Zeller and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers are a long way removed from their glory days. The end of the Kobe Bryant era saw them play some of the poorest basketball in the NBA , as they finished the season with an embarrassing 17-65 record...

    Steve Silverman Written by Steve Silverman about 20 days ago 19,901 reads 3 comments

  25. Who's Left on LA Lakers' 2016 NBA Free-Agency Big Board?

    The Los Angeles Lakers dropped some major coin during the first days of 2016 NBA free agency. While they still have money to spend, the question turns to a rapidly diminishing inventory of available players...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 21 days ago 67,168 reads 4 comments