1. Lakers News: Updates on Luke Walton, D'Angelo Russell, Injuries and More

    Even in a rebuilding season, the Los Angeles Lakers are always in the NBA headlines as one of the marquee franchises in the sport...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 22 hours ago 3,101 reads 0 comments

  2. Lakers News: Latest on D'Angelo Russell, Larry Nance Jr. Injuries and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers have been one of the NBA 's more pleasant surprises in the early part of the 2016-17 season...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 3 days ago 4,602 reads 1 comments

  3. Los Angeles Lakers Not Getting Their Money's Worth in Luol Deng

    LOS ANGELES — Most teams were flush with spending power w hen the NBA 's salary cap jumped from $70 million to $94.1 million in July ...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 4 days ago 23,807 reads 28 comments

  4. Lakers News: Latest on Nick Young Injury, Julius Randle's Role and More

    Though some might step back and wonder about making the playoffs in the Western Conference, the young Los Angeles Lakers have started to hit notable speed bumps on a lengthy journey...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 5 days ago 5,127 reads 1 comments

  5. Los Angeles Lakers May Actually Fight for a Playoff Spot This Season

    LOS ANGELES — When the Los Angeles Lakers first convened for training camp in late September, center Timofey Mozgov came with a clear goal (and question) for the team...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 9 days ago 39,194 reads 102 comments

  6. Nick Young Injury: Updates on Lakers Star's Calf and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers swingman Nick Young suffered a right calf strain on Nov. 29 against the New Orleans Pelicans . It is unclear when he will return. Continue for updates. Young Out vs...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 days ago 21,083 reads 60 comments

  7. Lakers Offering More Than Words in Effort to Heal Los Angeles' Racial Divide

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — The cops, with their natty reversible "LAPD" jerseys worn with the white on the outside, started warming up at the east basket...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 11 days ago 35,675 reads 4 comments

  8. Lakers Guard Jordan Clarkson Wears Kilt After Game vs. Hawks

    The NBA is unlike any other professional sports league when it comes to players flaunting their personal styles...

    Aaron Siegal-Eisman Written by Aaron Siegal-Eisman about 12 days ago 12,566 reads 6 comments

  9. Lakers News: Latest on D'Angelo Russell Injury, Julius Randle and More

    It seems like a long time ago that the Golden State Warriors blew away the young Los Angeles Lakers in back-to-back games. Reality check—it was just last week...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 12 days ago 4,487 reads 1 comments

  10. Injuries Are Derailing the Los Angeles Lakers' Hot Start

    LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Lakers stunned the Golden State Warriors in early November with a 117-97 victory...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 14 days ago 25,818 reads 77 comments

  11. Julius Randle Injury: Updates on Lakers Star's Hip and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers forward Julius Randle hadn't played since Nov. 22 while dealing with a hip injury. However, he is ready to return. Continue for updates. Randle Active vs...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 17 days ago 8,994 reads 12 comments

  12. Lakers News: Latest on Nick Young's Resurgence, D'Angelo Russell's Injury, More

    The Los Angeles Lakers moved back above .500 on Tuesday night as Nick Young buried a long-range three-pointer with five seconds left to stun the Oklahoma City Thunder . The victory moved the Lake Show to 8-7 as L...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 17 days ago 1,474 reads 0 comments

  13. Nick Young Hits Game-Winning 3 vs. OKC, Does D'Angelo Russell's 'Ice' Gesture

    This was Nick Young at his finest. With time winding down in the fourth quarter and his team trailing the Oklahoma City Thunder 109-108 on Tuesday night, Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 17 days ago 8,471 reads 4 comments

  14. D'Angelo Russell Injury: Updates on Lakers Guard's Knee and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers point guard D'Angelo Russell is dealing with a sore left knee that required a platelet-rich plasma injection. He has been out of action since Nov. 20, and it is uncertain when he will return...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 17 days ago 22,259 reads 54 comments

  15. Baby Lakers Showing the Franchise There's More Than 1 Way to Build a Team

    LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Lakers ' recipe for rebuilding was never supposed to include lemons...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 18 days ago 83,043 reads 104 comments

  16. Lakers News: Latest on D'Angelo Russell's Injury, Ivica Zubac and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers lost to the Chicago Bulls 118-110 at home Sunday night, with Jimmy Butler carving up the Lakers defense for a game-high 40 points...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 19 days ago 5,468 reads 0 comments

  17. D'Angelo Russell Injury: Updates on Lakers Guard's Knee and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers point guard D'Angelo Russell missed one game after battling the effects of left knee soreness. However, he is ready to return. Continue for updates. Russell Active vs...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 22 days ago 18,714 reads 21 comments

  18. Do the Los Angeles Lakers Have the Best Bench in the NBA?

    LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Lakers survived the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday night, 125-118, winning their seventh game in 12 tries. Last season's 17-win Lakers didn't notch their seventh victory until New Year's Day...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 24 days ago 31,539 reads 18 comments

  19. Lakers News: Latest Comments on D'Angelo Russell's Rise, Victory vs. Nets, More

    The Los Angeles Lakers were expected to make progress this season after an extended rebuild that coincided with the final years of Kobe Bryant 's career. The first 12 games of the campaign suggest the learning curve might not be as steep as expected...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 24 days ago 2,689 reads 0 comments

  20. UNINTERRUPTED: Nick Young Explains How God Gave Him the 'Swaggy P' Nickname

    Los Angeles Lakers swingman Nick Young explained on the Open Run podcast on the UNINTERRUPTED Podcast Network how he got the nickname "Swaggy P...

    UNINTERRUPTED Written by UNINTERRUPTED about 26 days ago 2,333 reads 1 comments

  21. 3 Players Who Still Have to Step Up for Los Angeles Lakers

    The Los Angeles Lakers have outperformed low expectations in the early stages of the 2016-17 season, but there's still plenty of room for improvement, especially for specific players...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 26 days ago 26,418 reads 31 comments

  22. Luke Walton Takes Charge While Playing Defense in Lakers Practice

    Luke Walton is leading the Los Angeles Lakers by example, teaching his young players the value of flopping. During a recent practice, the 36-year-old head coach held his own against the team's big men...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 30 days ago 13,287 reads 7 comments