1. Robert Horry as Assistant Coach?

    Now that Byron Scott is officially the Laker head coach, the rest of the coaching staff needs to be hired. Robert Horry was contacted on the possibility of becoming an assistant coach...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 hour ago 371 reads 1 comments

  2. What Exactly Are the Lakers Getting in Jeremy Lin?

    Unless you're a major proponent of the Byron Scott hiring — which I have my questions about — Jeremy Lin's acquisition will go down as the team's best move of the off-season...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 hour ago 148 reads 0 comments

  3. Expectations for Boozer and Lin This Season

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  4. How Los Angeles Lakers Should Want Kevin Love Trade Saga to Play Out

    Rumor by rumor, the Los Angeles Lakers find themselves more and more displaced from the Kevin Love sweepstakes, a feeding frenzy they were supposed to conquer. And still can...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 hour ago 5,024 reads 13 comments

  5. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Michael Beasley, Shawn Marion and More

    While the Los Angeles Lakers were unsuccessful in landing big prizes like LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony this offseason, they have been busy over the past several weeks to say the least...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 hour ago 616 reads 1 comments

  6. Can Jordan Hill Handle Wear and Tear of Being a Starting Center?

    Coming off a career season, Jordan Hill was given a hefty raise by the Los Angeles Lakers with a new two-year deal worth $18 million. While Hill’s stats of 9.7 points and 7...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 5 hours ago 3,776 reads 37 comments

  7. Early Win-Loss Predictions for Los Angeles Lakers Next Season

    The rebuild rolls on as the Los Angeles Lakers struck out in free agency this summer. Saying they struck out may be a bit harsh, as they did scrape some decent value out of the bargain bin—let's call it a bloop single...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 9 hours ago 5,206 reads 39 comments

  8. Jenkins: Scott Hire Is Big Risk, Big Reward

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. – Byron Scott posed on the court at Lakers headquarters Tuesday flanked by Showtime groomsmen Magic Johnson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 15 hours ago 1,329 reads 1 comments

  9. Lakers Fans Praise Hiring of Byron Scott

    Byron Scott gave his first news conference as Lakers head coach Tuesday, to the excitement of many fans on Twitter...

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  10. Video: Lakers Introduce Byron Scott

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  11. Magic Johnson: 'It Messes Up My Whole Year When the Lakers Are Not Successful'

    Dating back to their 1947 establishment in Minneapolis, the Los Angeles Lakers have won an NBA championship roughly once every four years. There are a couple of ways one could process this information...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 19 hours ago 67,757 reads 155 comments

  12. Takeaways from Byron Scott's Introduction as Los Angeles Lakers Coach

    At long last, the Los Angeles Lakers have their coach for the 2014-15 season. The hiring process took a long time, even if the man who ended up with the job was widely considered the top candidate for quite a few weeks...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 21 hours ago 24,916 reads 166 comments

  13. Image: Magic, Kareem Help Introduce Scott

    The Los Angeles Lakers introduced head coach Byron Scott on Tuesday, and Hall of Famers Magic Johnson, Kareem Abdul-Jabaar and Jamaal Wilkes were on hand to support their former Showtime teammate...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 22 hours ago 2,517 reads 3 comments

  14. Byron Scott Officially Introduced as Head Coach

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 22 hours ago 207 reads 1 comments

  15. What Will Make Steve Nash's Final NBA Season with Los Angeles Lakers a Success?

    It's a rare player who gets to write the ending to his own NBA story, but if Steve Nash plays a few things right in this, his final season, there's a good chance his last chapter will be one he's happy with...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 23 hours ago 9,530 reads 66 comments

  16. Byron Scott Always Saw Something Special in Kobe

    There was once an 18-year-old who scored 24 points against the Golden State Warriors , a kid trying to make his way on one of the most influential franchises of all time...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 23 hours ago 1,353 reads 0 comments

  17. Byron Scott Hire Puts Major Pressure on Kobe Bryant to Thrive Next Season

    Once the Los Angeles Lakers hired Byron Scott, Kobe Bryant 's self-made and pundit-produced burdens became that much heavier. Pressure is unavoidable for the Black Mamba because of who he is and what's expected of him...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 day ago 7,787 reads 32 comments

  18. Lakers' Roster Climbs to 12 with Monday Signing of Wesley Johnson

    The Lakers officially increased their roster to 12 on Monday with the re-signing of forward Wesley Johnson.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 1 day ago 1,575 reads 4 comments

  19. Scott not wasting time: Lakers must play D

    Byron Scott had to wait nearly three months to learn the Los Angeles Lakers had chosen him to be their next head coach.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 1 day ago 16 reads 0 comments

  20. What Will Byron Scott's Coaching Staff Look Like for Lakers?

    It took the Los Angeles Lakers three long months to name their new head coach, but the final result was hardly a surprise. As long expected, Byron Scott is the team’s new sideline leader...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 day ago 19,127 reads 42 comments

  21. Lakers News: Rounding Up Latest Roster Buzz with Byron Scott on Board

    After a lengthy wait, the Los Angeles Lakers finally have direction. Granted, the objective Mitch Kupchak and Co...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 day ago 885 reads 1 comments

  22. Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for Los Angeles Lakers' 2014-15 Season

    Byron Scott's back. Nick Young, Jordan Hill, Xavier Henry and Ryan Kelly are, too. Kobe Bryant will be. Steve Nash might be. Pau Gasol won't be. Jeremy Lin, Carlos Boozer, Julius Randle and Ed Davis are all first-timers...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 1 day ago 4,931 reads 8 comments

  23. Will the Los Angeles Lakers Be Better Than Expected Next Season?

    Looking at the Los Angeles Lakers ' offseason, their intentions are clear: preserve money, grind out 2014-15 and entrust future standing to free agency. Figuring out what such cap conservation means for 2014-15 itself is less explicit...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 days ago 3,864 reads 15 comments

  24. Why Byron Scott Won't Help the Lakers Win This Season

    The Los Angeles Lakers aren't built to heed Byron Scott's first demand as head coach. Scott told ESPN.com's Ramona Shelburne on Monday that his players "better be ready to play some defense...

    Ari Kramer Written by Ari Kramer about 2 days ago 484 reads 1 comments

  25. Nash Believes This Will Be His Last NBA Season

    As he has labored tirelessly through back pain for the last two years, Steve Nash all but confirmed the obvious when looking ahead on what the last year of his $9.7 million with the Lakers will mean for his NBA future...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 days ago 1,151 reads 4 comments