1. Nick Young Reveals How He Won over 'Black Widow' Rapper Iggy Azalea

    Los Angeles Lakers player, Nick Young first caught the eye of Australian-rapper Iggy Azalea when he posted a picture of her on Instagram as his "Woman Crush Wednesday," however, the ...

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  2. Byron Scott: '[Los Angeles] Is Still a Purple and Gold Town'

    Los Angeles is still painted in purple and gold, and Lakers head coach Byron Scott wants to make sure it stays that way.....

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  3. Kobe Bryant, the Last of a Dying Breed

    After 18 years with the Los Angeles Lakers , Kobe Bryant is heading into potentially the last two seasons of his incredible NBA career...

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  4. Can the Lakers Bench Mob Make a Comeback This Season?

    Does anyone remember when the Los Angeles Lakers had one of the best benches in the NBA last season? If you blinked, you may have missed it—injuries soon descended like ...

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  5. Ranking the Top 10 Most Underrated Los Angeles Lakers Players of the Past Decade

    The American Heritage® Dictionary defines “ underrated ” as “To rate too low; underestimate...

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  6. Kobe Back in Germany for Annual Knee Treatment

    Kobe Bryant Travels To Germany. On Tuesday evening, guests at restaurant Alter Hof in Munich, were treated to a pleasant surprise as Kobe Bryant walked through. .....

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  7. Where Should Los Angeles Lakers Turn Attention to Land Another Star?

    Failed endeavor after failed endeavor has grounded the Los Angeles Lakers in foreign fashion, delaying their transition from superstar-seeking project to championship heavyweight, handicapping their ability to figure out what happens next...

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  8. Kobe Bryant to Be Used as Assistant Coach This Season

    Few players, if any, have a bigger wealth of knowledge than Kobe Bryant . New head coach Byron Scott plans on utilizing that wealth by making Bryant an unofficial assistant coach this season...

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  9. Los Angeles Lakers: 5 Keys to Make the Playoffs

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  10. Los Angeles Lakers' Julius Randle a Future Star?

    It was a rough here for the Los Angeles Lakers , who finished 25-57, the sixth-worst mark in the league. However, it wasn't all bad – the Lakers received the seventh-overall ...

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  11. What Byron Scott's Past Reveals About LA Lakers' Identity for Next Season

    With his first season as head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers right around the corner, Byron Scott has serious work cut out for himself...

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  12. Keeping Steve Nash Is the Right Strategic Decision for Lakers

    When Labor Day weekend passed, Steve Nash was still a member of the Los Angeles Lakers . The team chose not to use a stretch provision that would have allowed it to waive the future Hall of Famer and amortize his $9...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 4 days ago 8,318 reads 21 comments

  13. Scott Favoring Nash, Boozer Over Lin, Randle as Starters

    Amid the shrieking whistles, swishing nets and perhaps profanity-laced trashtalk, another sound might emerge that provides the soundtrack to capture the beginning of Lakers ' training camp...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 4 days ago 7,017 reads 10 comments

  14. Kobe Bryant Will Be Byron Scott's Biggest Test as Los Angeles Lakers Coach

    Byron Scott will face many challenges in his first season as head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers , but his biggest—by far—will be the delicate task of managing Kobe Bryant 's workload...

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  15. Los Angeles Lakers' Post-D'Antoni Fortunes Depend on Defensive Renaissance

    These aren't the same Los Angeles Lakers with whom Byron Scott began his playing career in 1983. They aren't even the same Lakers who won a championship in 2010...

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  16. Is There a Place in the Modern NBA for Byron Scott's Princeton Offense?

    Byron Scott is one of the last practitioners of a basketball system that dates back to Princeton University in the 1930s...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 5 days ago 8,805 reads 25 comments

  17. Predicting LA Lakers' Final 2014-15 Record

    The Los Angeles Lakers aren't going to compete for a championship during the 2014-15 NBA season. They can, however, improve with a better defensive showing, a miraculous comeback ...

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  18. Scott: Henry 'Might Be Limited' for Training Camp

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  19. Jordan Clarkson, Is He the Next Nick Van Exel?

    Looking back at the Laker draft picks at the guard slot, the Lakers haven't reaped much benefit. Jordan Farmar has had a solid NBA career, but he didn't earn a starting spot over Derek Fisher several years into the league...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 6 days ago 2,078 reads 0 comments

  20. Lakers Expected to Work out James Nunnally This Week

    The Los Angeles Lakers are expected to work out James Nunnally this week, sources told LakersNation.com. Nunnally joins a growing list of players that have worked out for the Lakers ...

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  21. Q & A: Forward Ryan Kelly

    Ryan Kelly finished his rookie year in the NBA looking more like the player that coulda/woulda/shoulda been drafted higher than No...

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  22. Report: Byron Scott to Add Igor Kokoskov as Assistant Coach

    Besides continuing to bring in free agents to fill out the roster heading into training camp, the only thing left for Byron Scott to do this off-season is to finalize his coaching staff...

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  23. Should LA Lakers Be Chasing Wins or the Future This Season?

    The Los Angeles Lakers , as a franchise, are in a bit of precarious situation. On one hand, the Lakers should be all-in on competing for the playoffs and giving Kobe Bryant the ...

    D.J. Foster Written by D.J. Foster about 6 days ago 13,279 reads 77 comments

  24. Revisiting the Vetoed Chris Paul to Lakers Trade

    On December 9th, 2011, the NBA landscape was forever altered when NBA commissioner David Stern vetoed the Chris Paul to Los Angeles Lakers trade. Stern infamously declined the trade for what he called “basketball reasons...

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  25. Who Will Be the Lakers Starting Power Foward?

    When the Los Angeles Lakers selected Julius Randle with the seventh overall pick in this year's draft, the immediate thought was that he would be the team's starting power forward, but could the addition of Carlos Boozer alter those plans?...

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