1. Shaq's Son Shareef O'Neal Says He's Cavs Fan, but He'd Want to Play for Lakers

    Highly touted high school basketball star Shareef O'Neal said Friday that his dream is to follow in the footsteps of his father, Shaquille O'Neal , and play for the Los Angeles Lakers ...

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  2. Lakers Became 1st Team Since 1963-64 to Win a Game Shooting Below 20% from FT

    Fact: The Los Angeles Lakers on Friday became the first NBA team since 1963-64 to win a game despite shooting below 20 percent from the free-throw line...

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  3. Lakers Beat Pacers Despite Shooting 14 Percent from Free-Throw Line

    The Los Angeles Lakers set an interesting NBA record during their 99-86 win over the Indiana Pacers on Friday night. Per ESPN Stats & Info, they had the worst free-throw percentage ever (14...

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  4. Brandon Ingram Will Not Play Against Pacers Due to Ankle Injury

    Los Angeles Lakers small forward Brandon Ingram will miss Friday night's home game against the Indiana Pacers at Staples Center due to an ankle injury. The Lakers announced the status update shortly before tipoff...

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  5. Who Will Be an All-Star First for Lakers, Lonzo Ball or Kyle Kuzma?

    LOS ANGELES — On Thursday, Lonzo Ball and Kyle Kuzma of the Los Angeles Lakers rookies were not voted in as All-Star starters...

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  6. Ranking the Best Athlete Rap Bars of the Season (So Far)

    It's 2018. Anyone who wants to make a song can literally record themselves on their phone, slap it on a Soundclick beat, and boom: They're a "rapper...

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  7. Lakers to Honor Elgin Baylor with Statue Outside Staples Center

    The Los Angeles Lakers will honor Hall of Famer Elgin Baylor with a statue outside of the Staples Center, according to Bill Oram of the Orange County Register ...

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  8. Los Angeles Lakers' Midseason Awards

    The Los Angeles Lakers are a step beyond the halfway point of 2017-18, and they still look strikingly similar to recent iterations. Their playoff drought seems likely to extend the franchise's record for futility...

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  9. Lakers News: Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram Ruled out vs. Grizzlies Due to Injury

    Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball and small forward Brandon Ingram will miss Monday's game against the Memphis Grizzlies , Spectrum SportsNet's Mike Trudell reported...

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  10. 'The Kid Could Stop All of It': NBA Execs Think Lonzo Should Tell Pops to Chill

    LaVar Ball, the outspoken father of the Los Angeles Lakers ' No. 2 overall pick and presumptive franchise cornerstone, Lonzo, has hopscotched along the line of propriety for months ...

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  11. Lakers Rumors: Gary Payton II to Sign 2-Way Contract with LA

    The Los Angeles Lakers will sign free-agent point guard Gary Payton II to a two-way contract, The Vertical's Shams Charania reported Sunday...

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  12. Lonzo Ball MRI on Knee Injury Reveals 'Minor' Sprain; Questionable vs. Grizzlies

    Los Angeles Lakers announced guard Lonzo Ball had an MRI that revealed a "minor" left knee sprain. He is considered questionable for Monday's game vs. the Memphis Grizzlies ...

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  13. Kenan Thompson Impersonates LaVar Ball on SNL to Update Lithuania Trip

    Big Baller Brand CEO LaVar Ball and sons LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball have made headlines throughout their stint in Lithuania. On Saturday, "LaVar" spoke about the experience during a Saturday Night Live "Weekend Update" segment...

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  14. Magic Johnson Tweets Support for Luke Walton Amid LaVar Ball Criticism

    Magic Johnson, president of basketball operations for the Los Angeles Lakers , threw his support behind head coach Luke Walton after Saturday's 107-101 victory over the Dallas Mavericks at the American Airlines Center...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. Lakers Defeat Mavericks 107-101 in OT Despite Lonzo Ball's Shooting Struggles

    The Los Angeles Lakers overcame a 10-point deficit in the fourth quarter Saturday and went on to score a 107-101 overtime victory over the Dallas Mavericks at the American Airlines Center in Dallas...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 7 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  16. Jeanie Buss Tweets Support for Luke Walton Amid David Fizdale Hiring Rumors

    Los Angeles Lakers owner Jeanie Buss tweeted a photo Saturday that also included a message of support for head coach Luke Walton ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. Brandon Ingram Ruled Out vs. Mavericks with Ankle Injury

    Los Angeles Lakers forward Brandon Ingram left Saturday's game against the Dallas Mavericks at American Airlines Center with an ankle injury...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. Lakers Rumors: Luke Walton Not Supported by Team; David Fizdale May Be Candidate

    ESPN.com's Brian Windhorst appeared on The Rich Eisen Show on Friday and said he's been contacted by executives and agents who believe Luke Walton may not be long for the Los Angeles Lakers ...

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  19. Lonzo Ball, Lakers Beat Spurs 93-81; Brandon Ingram Drops 26

    The Los Angeles Lakers are not contenders this season, but they have found their footing after a disastrous swoon...

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  20. Forward Jamil Wilson Reportedly Sued for Sexual Battery and Fraud

    NBA forward Jamil Wilson is reportedly the subject of a lawsuit in which he has been accused of sexual battery and fraud. According to TMZ Sports , the plaintiff is a woman who said she dated Wilson from November 2016 through June 2017...

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  21. Julius Randle Saves Lonzo Ball Alley-Oop with Overhead Finger Roll

    Sometimes, it's better to be lucky than good. With under 7:30 to play in the second quarter of Tuesday's game between the Los Angeles Lakers and Sacramento Kings at Staples ...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 11 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  22. Reggie Miller Rips LaVar Ball, Says LiAngelo, LaMelo Have 'No Shot' at NBA

    TNT NBA analyst Reggie Miller took LaVar Ball to task Tuesday, saying LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball have "no shot of playing in the NBA...

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  23. How L.A. Lakers Could Trade Julius Randle, Larry Nance, Jordan Clarkson

    LOS ANGELES — Before the season, Los Angeles Lakers President of Basketball Operations Earvin " Magic " Johnson called Larry Nance Jr. the team's secret weapon...

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  24. Kyle Kuzma Defends Luke Walton Amid LaVar Ball's Criticism of Lakers HC

    Los Angeles Lakers rookie Kyle Kuzma threw his support behind head coach Luke Walton after LaVar Ball asserted Walton was losing the team. " Luke is my guy...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 12 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. Report: Lonzo Ball More Concerned with Play Than LaVar, Luke Walton Controversy

    Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball is reportedly more interested in his play on the court than weighing in on the controversy regarding his father, LaVar, and head coach Luke Walton ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 days ago 1 reads 0 comments