1. Lakers' Gamble on Humbled Carlos Boozer Could Help End or Rebuild His Career

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — It’d be pretty funny if the Los Angeles Lakers made a token salary bid in the Carlos Boozer amnesty auction, assuming their offer at about half ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 hour ago 5,950 reads 43 comments

  2. Lakers Officially Re-Sign Xavier Henry

    EL SEGUNDO - The Los Angeles Lakers have signed free agent guard Xavier Henry, it was announced today by General Manager Mitch Kupchak. Per team policy, terms of the agreement were not released...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 hours ago 369 reads 1 comments

  3. Byron Scott May Not Be L.A. Lakers' Long-Term Answer, but He Doesn't Have to Be

    It was only a matter of time until Byron Scott became head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers , as ESPN's Chris Broussard first reported Scott will soon be...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 3 hours ago 4,187 reads 28 comments

  4. Jeremy Lin Finally in Perfect Locale to Succeed with Los Angeles Lakers

    Jeremy Lin has finally found a home. Not in a first-time sense but in the sense of a non-chaotic situation. No expectations. No hype. No Linsanity ...

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  5. Boozer 'Absolutely' Expects to Start for Lakers

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 6 hours ago 1,824 reads 2 comments

  6. Cooper Expected to Make Complete Recovery from Tongue Cancer

    Former Laker Michael Cooper had a procedure on Thursday to treat an early detection of tongue cancer and doctors expect a complete recovery, according to the W NBA 's Atlanta Dream...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 7 hours ago 112 reads 1 comments

  7. How a Kobe Bryant and Jeremy Lin Backcourt Can Work for LA Lakers

    With nagging nerve issues plaguing both Steve Nash's productivity and activity, it's been a long time since the Los Angeles Lakers had a backcourt as skilled as the newly formed Kobe Bryant -Jeremy Lin tandem...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 7 hours ago 7,272 reads 31 comments

  8. Lakers News: Latest on Coaching Search and New Acquisitions

    With August just around the corner, the Los Angeles Lakers still haven't hired a head coach. Pardon the world for speculating, but it certainly doesn't appear that the team is ecstatic about hiring former player Byron Scott to fill the void...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 10 hours ago 1,751 reads 0 comments

  9. What Ed Davis Brings to the Lakers

    The Los Angeles Lakers roster has finally taken shape and no longer consists of only Kobe Bryant , Steve Nash's corpse, and Robert Sacre celebration gifs. Now, we can finally begin to evaluate how players can contribute within the context of this team.

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 10 hours ago 1,236 reads 0 comments

  10. Cribs: Jeremy Lin Edition

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  11. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz Involving Ongoing Head Coaching Search

    The Los Angeles Lakers really need to hire a head coach. This offseason should be considered critical for this franchise due to a healthy Kobe Bryant , a new-look roster and some great rookie talent following a disastrous 2013 season...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 11 hours ago 2,366 reads 0 comments

  12. Unburdened by Expectations and Pressure, Can Jeremy Lin Bring Linsanity to LA?

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — There’s a subtle key to the underdog story. It’s all about the expectations—or more accurately, the lack thereof...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 13 hours ago 33,870 reads 237 comments

  13. Early Predictions for Los Angeles Lakers' Rotation

    Los Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak retooled the roster during free agency by trading for Jeremy Lin, adding Carlos Boozer via waiver claim and retaining Nick Young and Jordan Hill, among other moves...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 23 hours ago 26,575 reads 79 comments

  14. Lakers Rumors: LA Would Be Foolish to Move Julius Randle for Eric Bledsoe

    The Los Angeles Lakers may be keeping their head coaching vacancy open like it's a 24-7 Wal-Mart, but that isn't stopping the front office from making roster moves. The team's next potential move, though, could be the worst of the summer...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 day ago 18,545 reads 125 comments

  15. How Steve Nash Can Still Play a Valuable Role for Los Angeles Lakers

    Los Angeles Lakers fans never got to see the real Steve Nash donning the Purple and Gold, and at this point, they probably never will...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 day ago 14,493 reads 87 comments

  16. Live Stream: Jeremy Lin's Press Conference

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  17. Lakers Unveil Lin's No. 17 Jersey

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 1 day ago 1,577 reads 5 comments

  18. Lakers Deny Rumors of Waiting for Doc

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 1 day ago 6,859 reads 6 comments

  19. Lakers News: Analyzing Latest Signings Including Jordan Hill, Ed Davis and More

    After a busy summer already for nearly every NBA team, the Los Angeles Lakers are still searching for several pieces to start the regular season. For starters, a new head coach would be nice...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 1 day ago 2,697 reads 2 comments

  20. LA Lakers Face Another Season with Mostly Temporary Help

    The Los Angeles Lakers entered the summer with a skeleton crew, hoping for a significant makeover. But after missing out on the LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony sweepstakes, the ...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 day ago 9,342 reads 125 comments

  21. Can Jordan Clarkson Carve Out a Role with LA Lakers?

    It's going to be difficult for Jordan Clarkson to find a role with the Los Angeles Lakers because his talent doesn't complement those of his teammates...

    J.M. Poulard Written by J.M. Poulard about 1 day ago 18,288 reads 68 comments

  22. Why the Los Angeles Lakers Will Regret Waiving Kendall Marshall

    On July 18, the Los Angeles Lakers decided to waive young point guard Kendall Marshall . This came as a surprise to many, and the Lakers will eventually regret their questionable decision...

    Joseph Zapata Written by Joseph Zapata about 2 days ago 3,725 reads 28 comments

  23. Why Winning Over Kobe Bryant Is Los Angeles Lakers' Biggest Offseason Victory

    Offseason victories come in all forms, and the Los Angeles Lakers , firmly fixed to a finespun rebuild, won theirs by not losing Kobe Bryant . Viewed pessimistically, the Lakers' offseason can be seen as discouraging...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 days ago 19,576 reads 98 comments

  24. Lakers News: Latest Buzz on Jeremy Lin, Free-Agent Signings and More

    It has been an offseason of firsts for the Los Angeles Lakers, a franchise still without a leader. Not literally, of course, but it sure feels like it...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 2 days ago 6,625 reads 1 comments

  25. Why Julius Randle Is the Los Angeles Lakers' Most Pivotal Player Next Season

    Too much of the Los Angeles Lakers ' future is veiled by mystery and chance, little of which will change during the 2014-15 NBA season...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 days ago 13,103 reads 92 comments