1. Lakers Rumors: Trade Buzz Surrounding Nick Young, Brandon Ingram and More

    So, the Los Angeles Lakers have been busy. On Tuesday, team governor Jeanie Buss announced that Lakers legend Earvin "Magic" Johnson was taking over as president of basketball operations...

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  2. Byron Scott Says Lakers Can Win NBA Title Within 5 Years with Magic Johnson

    Former player and coach of the Los Angeles Lakers Byron Scott believes Magic Johnson is the man who can turn around the franchise...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 months ago 9,514 reads 0 comments

  3. Despite Swift Changes, Patience Will Be a Virtue for Lakers in Magic Johnson Era

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Magic Johnson has waited a long, long time for this. Taking a break late Tuesday afternoon after talking to 10 NBA general managers (with three more ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 5 months ago 44,038 reads 0 comments

  4. Lou Williams Traded to Rockets; Lakers Receive Corey Brewer, Draft Pick

    In the midst of a rebuild, the Los Angeles Lakers made a move to bolster their asset stockpile Tuesday when they traded Sixth Man of the Year candidate Lou Williams to the Houston ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 months ago 174,992 reads 0 comments

  5. Lakers Trade Rumors: Hornets Reportedly 'Aggressively Pursuing' Lou Williams

    Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Lou Williams has been a hot trade candidate in advance of the NBA 's Feb. 23 deadline, and a new suitor has reportedly emerged for his services...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 months ago 9,204 reads 0 comments

  6. Magic Johnson's Old Tweets Gain New Life After Lakers Name Him Executive

    The Los Angeles Lakers announced a major front-office shakeup Tuesday when they officially named Magic Johnson president of basketball operations...

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  7. Jeanie Buss, Magic Johnson Discuss Lakers' Future After Front Office Restructure

    Los Angeles Lakers Governor Jeanie Buss and new president of basketball operations Magic Johnson appeared Tuesday on Spectrum SportsNet to discuss the decision-making that led to ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 11,972 reads 0 comments

  8. Lakers Trade Rumors: Examining Top Buzz After NBA All-Star Weekend 2017

    As NBA trade deadline rumors continue to circulate, the Los Angeles Lakers front office went through significant changes on Tuesday. According to NBA...

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  9. Magic Johnson Wants Kobe Bryant to Return to Lakers in Player Relations Role

    After the Los Angeles Lakers announced Tuesday they hired Magic Johnson to be their president of basketball operations, an official return for Kobe Bryant may be in the works as well...

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  10. Magic Johnson Leaves ESPN to Become Lakers President of Basketball Operations

    After officially joining the Los Angeles Lakers front office, Magic Johnson will not be able to fulfill his duties at ESPN...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 months ago 8,253 reads 0 comments

  11. Magic Johnson's Old Tweets Gain New Life After Lakers Name Him Executive

    The Los Angeles Lakers announced a major front-office shake-up Tuesday when they named Magic Johnson president of basketball operations...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 5 months ago 21,290 reads 0 comments

  12. Kobe Bryant's Agent, Rob Pelinka, Reportedly Will Be New Lakers GM

    The Los Angeles Lakers will be turning to a familiar face in their search for a new general manager, as Kobe Bryant 's agent, Rob Pelinka, is reportedly set to be hired...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 months ago 92,863 reads 0 comments

  13. Lakers Name Magic Johnson President of Basketball Operations, Fire Mitch Kupchak

    Magic Johnson was named president of basketball operations by the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday after returning to the organization as an adviser earlier in the month. According to NBA ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 months ago 284,816 reads 0 comments

  14. Lakers Rumors: Top Trade Gossip from 2017 NBA All-Star Break

    The Sacramento Kings pulled off one of the more baffling deals in recent memory during the All-Star break, sending DeMarcus Cousins (26 years old, 27.8 points, 10.7 rebounds and 1...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 5 months ago 5,333 reads 0 comments

  15. Ranking Last-Minute NBA Trade Deadline Targets for the L.A. Lakers

    The Los Angeles Lakers won't make the playoffs this year and are a long shot to qualify next season, too. Their first-round pick in the 2017 draft is headed to the Philadelphia 76ers if it lands outside the top three...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 5 months ago 18,773 reads 0 comments

  16. Lakers Trade Rumors: Lou Williams Reportedly Drawing Interest from Jazz

    The Utah Jazz occupy the No. 5 seed in the Western Conference and are reportedly looking to add some firepower to their backcourt for the stretch run. Ian Begley of ESPN...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 5 months ago 28,977 reads 0 comments

  17. Lakers Trade Rumors: Buzz Surrounding Brandon Ingram, Lou Williams and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers should be sellers leading up to Thursday's NBA trade deadline. The rebuilding franchise is looking to solidify its young core and that often means giving away established veterans for unproven pieces...

    Jared  Johnson Written by Jared Johnson about 5 months ago 5,730 reads 0 comments

  18. Lakers Rumors: Examining Trade Whispers Surrounding Los Angeles

    The Los Angeles Lakers possess a bevy of promising young talent in Jordan Clarkson , Brandon Ingram, Julius Randle and D'Angelo Russell, but the team could deal some veterans in an attempt to bolster its future before the Feb...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 5 months ago 10,909 reads 0 comments

  19. Magic Johnson Will Have a Damning Case Against Jim Buss and Mitch Kupchak

    LOS ANGELES — Magic Johnson is about to see if Lakers executives Jim Buss and Mitch Kupchak have any explanation for the mishaps that have driven the legendary Los Angeles Lakers to four of the worst seasons in franchise history...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 5 months ago 455,877 reads 0 comments

  20. Lakers Trade Rumors: LA Reportedly Discussed DeMarcus Cousins Deal with Kings

    The Los Angeles Lakers were reportedly among the many teams interested in a trade for DeMarcus Cousins Sunday, per Ramona Shelburne of ESPN...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 months ago 3,603 reads 0 comments

  21. Metta World Peace Honors Kobe Bryant with New Track, '2K Kobe'

    Metta World Peace is giving major props to his former teammate and retired legend Kobe Bryant in a new track. The Los Angeles Lakers forward says he raps about basketball because he loves it more than most things...

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  22. 5 Problems the L.A. Lakers Must Solve Before the End of the Season

    Despite a 10-10 start, the Los Angeles Lakers ' season has not gone well. They are 9-39 (29th in the league) with an average scoring difference of -8.0 (29th) since Dec. 1, per NBA...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 5 months ago 16,657 reads 0 comments

  23. Brandon Ingram Mixes Love for Basketball with Old-School Work Ethic

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Brandon Ingram is about to enter the largest spotlight of his career as a headliner for the NBA All-Star Rising Stars Challenge showcase Friday in New Orleans ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 5 months ago 70,771 reads 0 comments

  24. L.A. Lakers Coach Luke Walton Needs to Invest More in D'Angelo Russell's Future

    LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles Lakers guard Lou Williams grabbed the rebound off DeMarcus Cousins ' missed free throw and rushed the ball up the court in the final seconds with his team down to the Sacramento Kings by a single point...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 5 months ago 18,701 reads 0 comments

  25. Magic Johnson Says He Wants Kobe Bryant to Join Him in Lakers' Front Office

    The Los Angeles Lakers recently brought in Magic Johnson as an advisor to co-owner Jeanie Buss, and now the Hall of Famer wants to bring in another franchise legend to help turn their fortunes around...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 17,066 reads 0 comments