1. Have the Los Angeles Lakers Already Found Their Center of the Future?

    Exiting his first NBA season, Ivica Zubac appears primed for success. But it’s more the sum of all parts rather than any one mind-boggling factor...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 4 months ago 29,459 reads 0 comments

  2. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Jordan Clarkson Trade, Not Being Sold on Lonzo Ball

    There's always something going on in Laker Land. Even with the Cleveland Cavaliers , Golden State Warriors and NBA Finals dominating the hoops news cycle, the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 months ago 75,380 reads 0 comments

  3. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Jordan Clarkson Trade, Lonzo Ball and Jerry West

    The spotlight never shines away from arguably the NBA 's premier franchise, so it comes as no surprise that plenty of rumors surround the Los Angeles Lakers ahead of a crucial stretch of in the league's offseason...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 4 months ago 11,416 reads 0 comments

  4. Lakers Rumors: Lonzo Ball Workout Date with LA Reportedly Revealed

    UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball reportedly has a workout and meeting scheduled with the Los Angeles Lakers on June 7, according to The Vertical's Shams Charania ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 16,738 reads 0 comments

  5. 2017 NBA Draft: Pros and Cons of LA Lakers Drafting Lonzo Ball with No. 2 Pick

    The Los Angeles Lakers cleared their biggest hurdle of the 2017 NBA offseason with some needed lottery luck. They not only retained their top-three protected pick, they managed to move up into the No...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 4 months ago 94,832 reads 0 comments

  6. David Stern Says Mitch Kupchak Kept Lakers from Making 2011 Chris Paul Trade

    Not content to let sleeping dogs lie, former NBA commissioner David Stern rehashed the scuttled trade that saw Chris Paul nearly join the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 144,341 reads 0 comments

  7. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Lonzo Ball, D'Angelo Russell and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers face good problems this offseason. It's a drastic change in tone around the franchise, no doubt, but for once the questions around the team amount to what ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 4 months ago 8,234 reads 0 comments

  8. Brandon Ingram Only Player Lakers Unwilling to Trade, Magic Johnson Says

    As the Los Angeles Lakers seek ways to improve their roster after missing the playoffs each of the last four seasons, Brandon Ingram is the only player currently on the team whose spot is safe...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 59,912 reads 0 comments

  9. Lakers News: Lonzo Ball Work out to Be Scheduled, Says Magic Johnson

    Los Angeles Lakers President of Basketball Operations Magic Johnson revealed Wednesday that the team is in the process of scheduling a workout with Lonzo Ball...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 months ago 19,186 reads 0 comments

  10. Los Angeles Lakers Hire Kim Kardashian Trainer Gunnar Peterson

    The Los Angeles Lakers announced Wednesday the hiring of Gunnar Peterson as the team's director of strength and endurance training...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 months ago 53,003 reads 0 comments

  11. Byron Scott Felt 'Betrayed, Lied to and Deceived' During Lakers Tenure

    Byron Scott isn't happy with the way his career as the Los Angeles Lakers head coach came to an end. According to Mark Medina of the Orange County Register , he "felt betrayed, lied to and deceived" by the team's front office...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 months ago 20,507 reads 0 comments

  12. 2017 NBA Draft: Ranking LA Lakers' Best Options with No. 2 Pick

    The Los Angeles Lakers haven’t been a very good basketball team in recent years, but they’ve been some kind of lucky when it comes to the annual draft lottery...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 4 months ago 34,254 reads 0 comments

  13. Lakers News: Charles Oakley Says LA Wouldn't Make Playoffs with Carmelo Anthony

    Charles Oakley doesn't see the Los Angeles Lakers as an ideal fit for Carmelo Anthony . In a TMZ Sports video, Oakley said, "No, Carmelo can't help the Lakers" when asked ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 44,336 reads 0 comments

  14. Lakers Rumors: Latest Rumblings on Lonzo Ball, Julius Randle, 2017 Draft Plans

    This time the positive undertones to the Los Angeles Lakers ' offseason don't feel like a facade. They certainly did in past years, where the good fortunes of top picks in drafts ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 4 months ago 58,237 reads 0 comments

  15. Luke Walton Says He's a 'Big Fan' of Lonzo Ball, LaVar Is a 'Big Personality'

    Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton doesn't seem to be worried about the potential of dealing with LaVar Ball's major presence if the Lakers make his son, Lonzo Ball, the No...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 56,616 reads 0 comments

  16. Lakers Will Ask About LaVar Ball's Involvement at UCLA, Luke Walton Says

    Luke Walton said Friday on the Dan Patrick Show that the Los Angeles Lakers will contact UCLA head coach Steve Alford to ask questions about LaVar Ball's involvement with the program...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 72,501 reads 0 comments

  17. Paul George Rumored to Be Focused on Legacy, Believes He Can Improve Lakers

    Indiana Pacers superstar Paul George is reportedly focused on his legacy more so than money and believes he can help return the Los Angeles Lakers to prominence...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 months ago 91,495 reads 0 comments

  18. LaVar Ball Has a 'Big Ego,' Is 'Sticking His Foot in His Mouth,' Per Byron Scott

    Former Los Angeles Lakers guard and head coach Byron Scott expressed his belief in a TMZ exclusive that LaVar Ball is bringing a level of negativity to Lonzo Ball's draft process...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 months ago 40,310 reads 0 comments

  19. Lakers Rumors: Top Trade Buzz as 2017 Postseason Continues

    The Los Angeles Lakers missed the playoffs the last four seasons, but things are trending upward for the proud franchise. Los Angeles hired legend Magic Johnson as its president of basketball operations and landed the No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 10,326 reads 0 comments

  20. Kobe Bryant Responds to Student's Request for Retweet to Avoid Taking Final Exam

    A student looking to dodge a final exam turned to Kobe Bryant for help. A teacher oddly agreed to excuse his class from taking the test if the retired NBA legend retweeted a picture of them shaking hands on the arrangement...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 4 months ago 15,193 reads 0 comments

  21. Lakers Rumors: L.A. Reportedly 'Pretty Confident' It'll Land Paul George in '18

    The Los Angeles Lakers believe they'll be able to sign Paul George as a free agent in the summer of 2018, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical: Wojnarowski added ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 93,373 reads 0 comments

  22. Lakers Rumors: Updated Trade Buzz After 2017 NBA Draft Lottery

    Those weren't Santa Ana winds sweeping across Southern California on Tuesday evening during the 2017 NBA draft lottery...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 4 months ago 10,040 reads 0 comments

  23. LaVar Ball Says Shoe Deal Is $3 Billion with Lonzo Possibly Playing for Lakers

    The NBA draft lottery went exactly as LaVar Ball wanted, and he is now expecting even bigger things for his company...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 months ago 11,195 reads 0 comments

  24. Lakers Rumors: Latest Trade Reports Following 2017 NBA Draft Lottery

    The Los Angeles Lakers , led by new president Magic Johnson , stared disaster in the eye Tuesday night at the NBA draft lottery. They didn't blink. The Lakers landed the No...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 4 months ago 9,132 reads 0 comments

  25. Lakers Rumors: Lonzo Ball 'Heavy Favorite' at No. 2, De'Aaron Fox in the Mix

    UCLA guard Lonzo Ball is reportedly the heavy favorite to go No. 2 overall in the 2017 NBA draft to the Los Angeles Lakers , but another dynamic guard is also in the mix...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 months ago 29,082 reads 0 comments