1. Joel Embiid Tweets 'I'm a Laker' Then Quickly Deletes It

    Joel Embiid, the 7-foot Kansas freshman, who was projected to go No.1 overall to the Cavs before a stress fracture in his foot a week before Thursday's NBA Draft, possibly shed some ...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 month ago 1,451 reads 0 comments

  2. Lakers Rumors: Assessing Team's Last-Minute Draft Buzz and Trade Scenarios

    It doesn't appear likely the Los Angeles Lakers will settle their head coaching search before Thursday's draft, so the upcoming decisions will rest heavily on general manager Mitch Kupchak and owner Jim Buss...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 1 month ago 14,861 reads 23 comments

  3. Should LA Lakers Make a Push to Re-Sign Pau Gasol?

    The NBA draft is first and foremost on the minds of Los Angeles Lakers fans at the moment, but there are still large roster gaps to fill...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 17,017 reads 128 comments

  4. Nash: Lakers Trading Me Would 'Make Sense'

    At 40, Steve Nash has no illusions about how the rest of his career will go. He will play his last season in 2014-15, head into the proverbial sunset a happy man and move on to other projects...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 1 month ago 6,377 reads 4 comments

  5. Pros and Cons of Los Angeles Lakers Re-Signing Nick Young

    It's official: The Swag is back. On the free-agent market, that is. The Los Angeles Lakers announced on Wednesday that Nick Young will not be opting into the second year of his contract with the Purple and Gold...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 1 month ago 12,848 reads 53 comments

  6. Report: Rockets, Lakers Could Pursue Lowry

    Free-agent-to-be Kyle Lowry is bound to garner interest in free agency after a career season with the Toronto Raptors , and both the Houston Rockets and Los Angeles Lakers will ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 1 month ago 4,821 reads 0 comments

  7. Pros and Cons of Los Angeles Lakers Pursuing Carmelo Anthony in Free Agency

    Carmelo Anthony and the Los Angeles Lakers just can't seem to get enough of one another. For over a year, the Lakers' purported interest in signing Anthony as a free agent has been been on again, then off again...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 16,193 reads 96 comments

  8. Do Lakers or Heat Have Better Shot at LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony Pairing?

    Summer in the NBA is a time for reflection, improvement and—for certain teams—a time to embrace dreams of the pipe persuasion...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 28,435 reads 140 comments

  9. Kobe Bryant Makes Byron Scott the Right Choice for Los Angeles Lakers Coach

    It's hard to imagine anyone being cut from the same cloth as Kobe Bryant , but Los Angeles Lakers coaching candidate Byron Scott seems to be at least made up of the same material...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 month ago 10,744 reads 5 comments

  10. Lakers News: Los Angeles Must Bring Back Nick Young

    As the Los Angeles Lakers begin considering their options for the future, the team must bring back small forward Nick Young to help as the franchise tries to rebuild into a championship contender...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 1 month ago 3,662 reads 4 comments

  11. Lakers Trade Rumors: Latest Rumblings on LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony and More

    It was strange seeing the historically excellent Los Angeles Lakers struggle throughout the 2013-14 NBA season, and they are certainly aiming for improvement next year...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 30,395 reads 3 comments

  12. Lakers Rumors: Latest Gossip Surrounding Carmelo Anthony, Nick Young and More

    The 2014 NBA draft is Thursday and the Association's free-agency period begins shortly after. Following a lackluster 2013 season, the Los Angeles Lakers are expected to make waves in many areas over the summer...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 1 month ago 2,213 reads 1 comments

  13. LA Lakers Rumors: Buying or Selling Gossip Ahead of 2014 NBA Draft

    With the NBA draft rapidly approaching, the rumor mill is churning at a furious pace. The Los Angeles Lakers are exploring a number of options to upgrade their roster and get their rebuilding program up and running as smoothly as possible...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 1 month ago 19,129 reads 29 comments

  14. Best Potential Free-Agent Landing Spots for Nick Young During 2014 Offseason

    On Tuesday, word broke that one of the NBA ’s most recognizable icons—a player whose skills and style have helped shape an entire basketball generation—had officially opted out of his contract...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 1 month ago 30,123 reads 50 comments

  15. Report: Lakers 'Hopeful' to Meet with LeBron

    The Lakers are intrigued by LeBron James reportedly opting out of his contract and are hopeful of meeting with the free agent-to-be, The Times has learned...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 1 month ago 10,528 reads 36 comments

  16. What Lakers Have to Offer LeBron

    Going into this week's NBA Draft, the Lakers have one advantage over their lottery peers: They don't have to sweat finding the next LeBron James, by simple virtue of being one of ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 1 month ago 10,369 reads 3 comments

  17. Why Los Angeles Lakers Should Gamble on Kyle Lowry During 2014 Free Agency

    Kyle Lowry is just what the ulterior motive-addled Los Angeles Lakers need. Hesitant to spend money on non-superstars, yet unlikely to sign LeBron James or Carmelo Anthony, ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 12,785 reads 54 comments

  18. Kobe Bryant's Predraft Workout Has Become Stuff of Lakers, and NBA, Legend

    LOS ANGELES — Considering how much work it takes to leap from great to truly historic, a legend is made more than he is born. Truth be told, the two are interconnected...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 month ago 438,757 reads 303 comments

  19. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Carmelo Anthony, Kyle Lowry and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers ' whirlwind of an offseason is just getting underway. After a historically dismal season in 2013, this team is looking to make waves in many departments over the summer...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 1 month ago 16,619 reads 1 comments

  20. Report: 'Swaggy P' to Become Free Agent

    Nick Young has let the Lakers know that he's opting out of his contract for next season to become a free agent in July, agent Mark Bartelstein tells Dave McMenamin of ESPNLosAngeles...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 1,763 reads 3 comments

  21. Nick Young Opts to Become Free Agent: Latest Details, Reaction

    Updates from Wednesday, June 25 The Lakers confirm Nick Young is headed to free agency: The Lakers provide comments from GM Mitch Kupchak: "We anticipated and ...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 60,542 reads 115 comments

  22. Report: 'Swaggy P' to Become Free Agent

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 1 month ago 137 reads 1 comments

  23. Lakers Trade Rumors: Latest on LA's Potential Moves Ahead of Draft Day

    As the 2014 NBA draft draws closer, it appears that the Los Angeles Lakers are working hard to make something happen, and rumors are continuing to grow about what they could do before or during the draft...

    Tyler Brooke Written by Tyler Brooke about 1 month ago 9,453 reads 1 comments

  24. Lakers News: Latest Buzz Surrounding Steve Nash, Draft Plans and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers are destined to make noise this offseason. The famous franchise finished the 2013-2014 season with a 27-55 record, far short of its usual threshold for success...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 1 month ago 4,401 reads 0 comments

  25. Lakers Draft 2014: Julius Randle Impressed Lakers, Latest on Joel Embiid

    Julius Randle impressed Los Angeles in his private workout, and updates on Joel Embiid and how his agent could be manipulating his draft day destiny.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 1 month ago 2,747 reads 1 comments