1. Can Jordan Clarkson Fill the Los Angeles Lakers' Point Guard Hole for Good?

    With the second pick in the 2015 NBA draft, cap space to blow and free agents to consider, the Los Angeles Lakers have more than their share of offseason questions. It'd be nice if they knew Jordan Clarkson was a long-term answer at the point...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 3 months ago 8,962 reads 10 comments

  2. Medina: Should Lakers Go Big or Small in the Draft?

    When he watches NBA games both in the stands and on television, Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak seems convinced a team's success largely hinges on having a star point guard...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 3 months ago 2,773 reads 1 comments

  3. Kobe Bryant Hopes to Start Shooting in 6 Weeks, Updates Shoulder Injury

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 601 reads 0 comments

  4. The Lakers' Road to Success Is Impossible to Predict

    It doesn't have to take forever for the Lakers to field a championship caliber roster, but we probably won't see it coming.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 753 reads 0 comments

  5. Report: Lakers to Pick Up Sacre's Option

    The Los Angeles Lakers expect to pick up center Robert Sacre's veteran-minimum team option, league sources told RealGM...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 3 months ago 1,024 reads 0 comments

  6. Report: Lakers Want to Take Jahlil Okafor with No. 2 Pick

    D'Angelo Russell and Emmanuel Mudiay came through for much-publicised workouts — and as it goes in Los Angeles, any time the Lakers take even a sideways glance at a prospect ...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 3 months ago 18,723 reads 4 comments

  7. Lakers Free Agency: Carlos Boozer's Time with the Lakers Is Probably over

    In the last of our Free Agency Forecast series, we take a look at Carlos Boozer and his future in the purple and gold.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 1,204 reads 0 comments

  8. Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak: No Decision Yet on No. 2 Draft Pick

    According to Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak, team officials have yet to decide on who they will select with the second overall pick in the 2015 NBA draft...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 31 reads 1 comments

  9. Lakers May Not Say It, but Desire to Go Big in NBA Draft Impossible to Hide

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Mitch Kupchak is skilled at using words without saying anything. When the Los Angeles Lakers general manager wants to stick to his conservative ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 3 months ago 100,971 reads 209 comments

  10. Should the Los Angeles Lakers Trade Their No. 27 Pick In the 2015 NBA Draft?

    The Los Angeles Lakers did not come away from a mostly wretched season empty-handed—they collected the Nos. 2, 27 and 34 picks in the upcoming NBA draft. That’s not bad as far as consolation prizes go...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 3 months ago 50,111 reads 189 comments

  11. Okafor on Playing for Lakers: 'Love to Be Here'

    The Los Angeles Lakers own the second overall pick in the upcoming 2015 NBA Draft and Jahlil Okafor has the best odds to land with the storied franchise on draft day later this month...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 3 months ago 22,305 reads 6 comments

  12. LA Lakers: Towns Would Bring Heat Needed for Playoff Push in 2015-16

    Karl-Anthony Towns — like fellow front-court product, Jahlil Okafor — is essentially a lock to be a top-two pick in the 2015 NBA Draft.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 3 months ago 742 reads 0 comments

  13. As Draft Draws Near, Lakers Appear Destined to Find Jahlil Okafor an Ideal Pick

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — As the Los Angeles Lakers contemplate whom to select with their prized No. 2 overall draft pick, meeting top prospects for get-to-know-you dinners before ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 3 months ago 82,496 reads 296 comments

  14. Jahlil Okafor to Work out for Lakers Amid Rumblings He Could Fall to Knicks

    Former Duke big man Jahlil Okafor will work out on Tuesday for the Los Angeles Lakers amid rumblings that he could tumble to the Knicks at No. 4 in the upcoming NBA Draft...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 3 months ago 2,601 reads 3 comments

  15. Kobe to Appear as Finals Analyst on Chinese Channel

    Kobe Bryant made a surprising move, perhaps more unexpected than the Lakers ' star rarely passing up the chance to make a game-winning shot...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 3 months ago 1,310 reads 0 comments

  16. How Karl-Anthony Towns Fits with the Los Angeles Lakers

    The Los Angeles Lakers were the only team to move up in the NBA draft lottery, securing the No. 2 overall pick...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 3 months ago 2,292 reads 1 comments

  17. Shaq: Winning Would Have Kept Me in LA

    Nick  Yokoyama Written by Nick Yokoyama about 3 months ago 3,340 reads 0 comments

  18. D'Angelo Russell to Hold Private Workout with Lakers

    After working out numerous prospects for their late first and early second round picks these past two weeks, the Los Angeles Lakers recently worked out their first top-five prospect in Emmanuel Mudiay from China on Saturday...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 3 months ago 2,917 reads 0 comments

  19. Julius Randle's Versatility Unlocks LA Lakers' Options for 2015 Offseason

    It’s easy to forget the promise Julius Randle represented for the Los Angeles Lakers before a broken leg robbed him of his rookie season. But with last year’s No...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 3 months ago 60,189 reads 119 comments

  20. Full Scouting Report for the Los Angeles Lakers' Top 2015 Draft Targets

    The Los Angeles Lakers are in the perfect spot to rebuild, but since it's L.A. and Kobe Bryant 's time in the league is dwindling, there is some pressure to win now...

    C.J.  Moore Written by C.J. Moore about 3 months ago 30,090 reads 140 comments

  21. Report: 'Logical' for Lakers to Take Russell at No. 2

    Ohio State guard D'Angelo Russell says he's the best player in this year's NBA Draft. Still, by and large most experts have projected big men Karl-Anthony Towns and Jahlil Okafor to be the top two picks in some order...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Jenn Leser about 3 months ago 3,253 reads 1 comments

  22. How Jahlil Okafor Fits with the Los Angeles Lakers

    The Los Angeles Lakers hold the No. 2 pick in the NBA draft and will select behind the Minnesota Timberwolves . The Lakers have holes to fill in a number of positions on the court, and with Jahlil Okafor projected to be the No...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 3 months ago 13,490 reads 66 comments

  23. Watch: Towns Would Love to Play with Kobe

    Kentucky's Karl-Anthony Towns is considered by most to be the top prospect in this year's NBA Draft. Recent clips of his workouts have both scouts and fans salivating at the chance to draft him...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 3 months ago 5,919 reads 0 comments

  24. 5 Best Value Free Agents for L.A. Lakers to Pursue in 2015 NBA Free Agency

    Winning in the NBA is about extracting the most value possible out of your players. When players outperform their contracts, their teams pick up extra wins...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 3 months ago 82,843 reads 128 comments

  25. 2015 NBA Draft: Los Angeles Lakers' Biggest Needs

    The Los Angeles Lakers haven't historically used the NBA draft to fill their needs, instead relying on free agency and trades to vault right back into the realm of contenders...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 25,628 reads 107 comments