1. Magic Johnson Subpoenaed to Testify in Draymond Green Lawsuit

    Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson has reportedly been subpoenaed as a witness in a lawsuit filed against Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green...

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  2. Playoff-Bound or Not, Lakers Are Smart to Add Veteran Depth

    LOS ANGELES — NBA teams are built on "ifs"—calculated risks. Some ifs are safer bets. If you put Kevin Durant on a team with Steph Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green, the chances of an NBA title are pretty good...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 11 hours ago 1,751 reads 0 comments

  3. Andrew Bogut, Lakers Agree to 1-Year Contract After 1 Season with Mavs and Cavs

    Veteran Andrew Bogut has agreed to sign with the Los Angeles Lakers , the team announced on Tuesday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 day ago 45,240 reads 0 comments

  4. Highlights of LaVar Ball's 'Ball in the Family' Reality Show Episode 4

    The fourth episode of the Ball in the Family reality show hit the internet Sunday, and it focused on Lonzo Ball 's summer-league debut with the Los Angeles Lakers in Las Vegas...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 days ago 4,955 reads 0 comments

  5. Lonzo Ball Appears Shirtless in NBA 2K18 Glitch

    Warning: Video features NSFW language. Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball is making his video game debut in an unexpected way thanks to an NBA 2K18 glitch...

    Ryan McCrystal Written by Ryan McCrystal about 3 days ago 9,600 reads 0 comments

  6. LeBron James Rumors: Star Will 'Unequivocally' Join Lakers in Free Agency

    Cleveland Cavaliers superstar forward LeBron James is reportedly planning to leave the organization for a second time to join the Los Angeles Lakers following the 2017-18 NBA season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 4 days ago 31,177 reads 0 comments

  7. Which Number Lakers Jersey Should Kobe Bryant Wear in His Statue — 8 or 24?

    If anyone ever earned the unique—i.e. unwieldy, strange and profoundly audacious—honor of a dual jersey retirement, it’s Kobe Bryant . He delivered three NBA championships to L...

    Howard Beck Written by Howard Beck about 5 days ago 54,749 reads 0 comments

  8. Lonzo Ball Says He 'Learned a Lot' Working with Steve Nash

    Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball prepared for his NBA debut recently by working out with two-time NBA MVP Steve Nash ...

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  9. Lonzo and LaVar Ball Appear on 'Ellen DeGeneres Show'

    Lonzo Ball and his polarizing father, LaVar, talked high expectations and Big Baller Brand sneaker prices in Thursday's appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 days ago 7,299 reads 0 comments

  10. Magic Johnson Says He Passed on Warriors, Knicks, Pistons Before Joining Lakers

    Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson said he turned down offers from the Golden State Warriors , Detroit Pistons and New York Knicks before joining the L...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 7 days ago 35,570 reads 0 comments

  11. Kobe Bryant Hits the Gym at 4 AM After Lakers Announce His Jersey Retirement

    On Tuesday , the Los Angeles Lakers announced they will retire the No. 8 and No. 24 jerseys that legend Kobe Bryant wore during his tenure with the franchise...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 7 days ago 354 reads 0 comments

  12. Magic Johnson Says Lakers 'Crossed a Line' in Paul George Tampering

    Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson said Tuesday the organization "did cross a line" in its interactions with former Indiana Pacers forward Paul George and noted he takes "full responsibility...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 days ago 30,408 reads 0 comments

  13. Kobe Bryant's No. 8, No. 24 Jerseys Both Will Be Retired by Lakers

    The Los Angeles Lakers announced on Tuesday they will retire both the No. 8 and the No. 24 jerseys to honor Kobe Bryant this season. ESPN.com's Ramona Shelburne first reported the news...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 days ago 926 reads 0 comments

  14. Lakers' Brandon Ingram Has Reportedly Grown to 6'11" and Changed Shooting Stroke

    The Los Angeles Lakers will hope Brandon Ingram figuratively grows during his second NBA season. According to Lakers beat reporter Mike Trudell, the 20-year-old literally grew during the offseason...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 8 days ago 99,245 reads 0 comments

  15. Lakers Rumors: LA Interested in Shabazz Muhammad

    The Los Angeles Lakers could reportedly consider adding small forward Shabazz Muhammad before the start of the 2017-18 NBA season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 8 days ago 4,097 reads 0 comments

  16. Kobe Bryant's Lakers Jersey Retirement Reportedly Set for Dec. 18 vs. Warriors

    TMZ Sports reported Tuesday that the Los Angeles Lakers are planning to retire Kobe Bryant 's jersey number on Dec. 18 prior to a game against the Golden State Warriors at the Staples Center in L...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 days ago 74,719 reads 0 comments

  17. 'Ball in the Family' Review: Highlights from Episode 3 of LaVar Ball's Show

    Lonzo Ball figures to face plenty of pressure in the upcoming season as a rookie for the Los Angeles Lakers , but that may fail to compare to the pressure an older brother feels when tested athletically by a younger brother...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 7,877 reads 0 comments

  18. Lonzo Ball Drops Debut Rap Single

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball 's first debut of 2017 won't be on the basketball court. On Thursday, the 19-year-old rookie debuted his rap single "Melo 1," a track featuring Kenneth Paige...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 12 days ago 25,028 reads 0 comments

  19. Lonzo Ball Announces He Will Release 1st Rap Single 'Melo Ball 1' on Friday

    Los Angeles Lakers rookie point guard Lonzo Ball announced on Twitter on Thursday night that he will release a single titled "Melo Ball 1" on Friday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 12 days ago 4,121 reads 0 comments

  20. Lonzo Ball Says He Isn't Worried About Lil B 'Curse': 'I Don't Believe in That'

    Curses obviously aren't real; nobody should need an athlete to confirm this. Rapper Lil B claims to have the power to hex NBA players . He, of course, doesn't because curses aren't real...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 13 days ago 8,095 reads 0 comments

  21. Magic Johnson Asked Jeanie Buss to Take Lakers Tampering Fine out of His Salary

    Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson said Monday he told team owner Jeanie Buss she could take the $500,000 fine for tampering with former Indiana Pacers forward Paul George out of his salary...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 15 days ago 42,651 reads 0 comments

  22. NBA Tampering 101: 'If You're Not Cheating ... You're Not Trying'

    The most shocking aspect of the NBA 's investigation of the Los Angeles Lakers for tampering with former Indiana Pacers forward Paul George is not that the league found enough evidence to slap the Lakers with a $500,000 fine...

    Ric Bucher Written by Ric Bucher about 15 days ago 42,139 reads 0 comments

  23. A Five-Part Blueprint for Lonzo Ball to Win Rookie of the Year

    Lonzo Ball is still learning the ins and outs of NBA life. Sure, he flashed the on-court skills to secure MVP honors in summer league...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 15 days ago 12,536 reads 0 comments

  24. Lonzo Ball Gets Guest-Starring Role on Next Season of 'Fuller House'

    Lonzo Ball can now add professional acting credits to his list of accolades. The rookie Laker will appear alongside the Tanners on the upcoming season of Netflix sitcom Fuller House , a popular spinoff of 90s classic Full House...

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  25. James Worthy: Kevin Durant Comments on Showtime Lakers Lineup 'Ludicrous'

    Kevin Durant would like to have taken James Worthy's spot alongside Magic Johnson on the "Showtime" Lakers from the 1980s, but Worthy called that notion "ludicrous." "Why me?" he asked in an interview with TMZ Sports ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 16 days ago 94,326 reads 0 comments