1. 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 7 months ago 4,895 reads 1 comments

  2. 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 7 months ago 25,625 reads 27 comments

  3. 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 7 months ago 5,319 reads 1 comments

  4. 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 7 months ago 39,547 reads 98 comments

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

    Los Angeles Lakers swingman Nick Young had been sidelined since suffering a right calf strain Nov. 29 against the New Orleans Pelicans . However, he is ready to return. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 months ago 21,787 reads 59 comments

  6. 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 7 months ago 35,956 reads 4 comments

  7. 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 7 months ago 12,636 reads 6 comments

  8. 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 7 months ago 4,672 reads 1 comments

  9. 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 7 months ago 26,002 reads 77 comments

  10. 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 7 months ago 9,266 reads 12 comments

  11. 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 7 months ago 1,517 reads 0 comments

  12. 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 7 months ago 8,505 reads 4 comments

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

    Los Angeles Lakers point guard D'Angelo Russell was dealing with a sore left knee that required a platelet-rich plasma injection. He had been out of action since Nov. 20, but he is ready to return...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 24,521 reads 56 comments

  14. 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 7 months ago 84,684 reads 104 comments

  15. 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 7 months ago 5,711 reads 0 comments

  16. 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 7 months ago 18,900 reads 21 comments

  17. 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 7 months ago 31,765 reads 18 comments

  18. 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 7 months ago 2,740 reads 0 comments

  19. 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 7 months ago 2,676 reads 1 comments

  20. 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 7 months ago 26,479 reads 31 comments

  21. 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 8 months ago 13,305 reads 7 comments

  22. Julius Randle's Emergence Energizing the Los Angeles Lakers

    LOS ANGELES — The 2015-16 Los Angeles Lakers finally notched their fourth victory in a desolate 17-win season on Dec. 15, cruising past the Milwaukee Bucks behind 22 points from All-Star Kobe Bryant ...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 8 months ago 21,017 reads 25 comments

  23. Metta World Peace Tweets About a World Where He's President

    At least some good came out of this election cycle. Thanks to Metta World Peace , anyone not enamored with the actual U.S. presidential candidates can travel to a magical universe where the mercurial NBA player is commander in chief...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 8 months ago 38,561 reads 47 comments

  24. Diagnosing LA Lakers' Remaining Flaws

    The Los Angeles Lakers are just seven games into the 2016-17 NBA season, but they've already used more competitive lineups than the underperforming units they trundled out over the past three years...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 8 months ago 46,545 reads 85 comments

  25. Larry Nance Jr. Injury: Updates on Lakers Forward's Concussion and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers forward Larry Nance Jr. suffered a concussion Nov. 6 against the Phoenix Suns . However, he's been cleared to return to action. Continue for updates. Nance Cleared to Play vs...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 months ago 9,750 reads 14 comments