1. Scott: Kobe Plans to Play All Preseason Games

    Lakers coach Byron Scott said Kobe plans on playing in all 8 preseason games to get the rust off, get his timing and get his legs ready...

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  2. Randle, Boozer Eager for a Fruitful Partnership

    In between countless workouts and film sessions, Julius Randle had a rare moment to himself where he could soak everything in. The Lakers drafting him seventh overall became a “dream come true...

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  3. Kobe Bryant's Effort to Rediscover Game Is Moving Forward but Far from Complete

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Kobe Bryant has always chosen his own context. Accordingly, the perspective has mostly tilted in his favor, toward his grandeur, serving in construction of his legend...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 16 hours ago 24,176 reads 127 comments

  4. Kobe Bryant Wanted to Retire with Pau Gasol on Los Angeles Lakers

    While Kobe Bryant wasn't afraid to sometimes vent his frustration with Pau Gasol , the Los Angeles Lakers superstar didn't want him to leave in free agency.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 16 hours ago 1,692 reads 2 comments

  5. Carlos Boozer Still Believes He Has Something Left in Tank

    The Lakers admittedly did not expect to nab Carlos Boozer this summer. When Boozer was amnestied, they felt it was a mere formality when they submitted a bid on him...

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  6. Scott: Lakers as Underdogs Adds Fuel to Fire

    No one expects much from the Los Angeles Lakers this season and that's just fine with the Lakers heading into the start of training camp on Tuesday.....

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  7. Kobe Bryant: 'When I Leave, It's Because I Choose To'

    Kobe Bryant watched on television as Derek Jeter walked off the field at Yankee Stadium for the last time last week. The Los Angeles Lakers guard hopes to eventually walk away just like Jeter did...

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  8. Lakers' Wesley Johnson Staying Quiet About Kobe Bryant's Condition

    The Lakers made a $48.5-million gamble that Kobe Bryant will return to form after a lost season due to knee and Achilles' injuries...

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  9. Lakers' Nick Young Learns from Watching Game Video with Kobe Bryant

    When Kobe Bryant first approached Nick Young about working out together in the summer, Young admitted he was nervous...

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  10. Julius Randle: 'Hopefully the Torch Is Passed to Me'

    You Are Here: Home » News » Julius Randle: 'Hopefully The Torch Is Passed To Me' Julius Randle: 'Hopefully The Torch Is Passed To Me' Posted by: Corey Hansford Posted ...

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  11. Steve Nash Says Biggest Factor in Final Year Will Be 'Sustainability'

    When the Los Angeles Lakers acquired Steve Nash, there were high hopes surrounding the team. Unfortunately for Nash and the team, the former two-time MVP has seen his Laker career ...

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  12. Kobe Feeling 'Mix of Emotions' Heading into 19th Season

    Five-time NBA champion Kobe Bryant will do the rounds at media day once again on Monday with the veteran shooting guard a month away from entering his 19th NBA season with the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 day ago 1,774 reads 1 comments

  13. How Fast Can Julius Randle Crack Los Angeles Lakers Starting Lineup?

    The Los Angeles Lakers aren't set up for conventional success in the win column during Byron Scott's first season as head coach, but that doesn't mean forward progress has to elude the Purple and Gold entirely...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 day ago 14,743 reads 49 comments

  14. Los Angeles Lakers Offer Jeremy Lin the Ideal Stage to Redefine Career

    Jeremy Lin has yet to stop bouncing around the NBA . Even after his meteoric ascent through the public eye, Lin's reward has come in the form of dollar signs and notoriety rather than consistent, constant value...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 day ago 12,521 reads 35 comments

  15. 10 Questions Heading into Training Camp

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  16. Healthy Xavier Henry Could Be Los Angeles Lakers' X-Factor

    Xavier Henry has yet to play more than 50 games in a season during his four-year NBA career. Yet, the Los Angeles Lakers signed him to another one-year minimum-salary deal this summer...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 2 days ago 8,916 reads 12 comments

  17. Kupchak: Lakers Still Plan to Swing Big in 2015 FA

    At a time when winning an NBA championship represented a normal season, the Lakers fulfilled their permanent mission statement through a pretty simple approach...

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  18. Mitch Kupchak: Plan Is to Manage Kobe's Minutes

    At a media meeting with Los Angeles Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak Friday, Kupchak told reporters that the plan for this season does include management of Kobe Bryant 's body, including minutes restrictions and possibly games...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 4 days ago 1,578 reads 1 comments

  19. Phil Jackson Says Nobody 'More Dedicated' Than Kobe Bryant

    During the three-peat with the Los Angeles Lakers , Phil Jackson and Kobe Bryant didn't see eye-to-eye. The relationship between the two got bad enough that Jackson dubbed Kobe “uncoachable” ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 days ago 1,508 reads 0 comments

  20. Lakers Season Preview: Ryan Kelly's Role with the Lakers

    The Los Angeles Lakers ' only stretch-four threat is found in Duke product Ryan Kelly, whose primary function is spacing the floor for his interior teammates.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 5 days ago 959 reads 1 comments

  21. Silver Linings to Look for During Los Angeles Lakers' 2014-15 Season

    In every cloud there is a silver lining, so the saying goes. And looking for such glimmers in the Los Angeles Lakers ’ upcoming season presupposes that the larger outlook will appear gloomy and gray...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 5 days ago 13,250 reads 22 comments

  22. Jeremy Lin, Steve Nash Forging Partnership That Could Alter Lakers' Season

    LOS ANGELES — The Lakers ' season is going to be a success only if Kobe Bryant delivers redemption. And only if a long list of other things happen, too...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 5 days ago 88,725 reads 174 comments

  23. Nick Young's 2-Year-Old Son Secures Modeling Deal, Excels at Being Adorable

    In this week’s Swaggy P update, it’s my pleasure to inform you that Nick Young ’s son is now a child model. TMZ reports that two-year-old Nick Young Jr...

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  24. Lakers Season Preview: Julius Randle Will Fit Right in

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  25. Is Kobe Bryant the Answer to Los Angeles Lakers' Small Forward Problem?

    Small forward poses big problems for the Los Angeles Lakers . Unless Kobe Bryant takes ownership of this situation, too...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 days ago 19,886 reads 95 comments