1. 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...

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  2. 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...

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  3. 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...

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  4. 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...

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  5. 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...

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  6. 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...

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  7. 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...

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  8. The Blueprint for the Los Angeles Lakers' Ultimate Offseason

    The Los Angeles Lakers finished the season 21-61 and will have the No. 2 pick in the 2015 NBA draft...

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  9. Mychal Thompson Predicts Lakers Will Draft Okafor, Make Second Round

    Los Angeles Lakers legend Mychal Thompson is one of the more vocal former players around the team. His role as color commentator for the Lakers radio broadcast on ESPN LA gives him ...

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  10. Steve Nash Is Working out with Jeremy Lin at Lakers Facility

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  11. Karl-Anthony Towns Lunch with Lakers Prodigy 'I'd Love to Play with Kobe'

    Pay attention Lakers fans ... you could be looking at the future of the Purple and Gold -- 'cause Karl-Anthony Towns is in L.A. and just had a meal with Lakers prodigy Julius Randle...

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  12. Good News for Lakers: Salary Cap Leaping to $90 Million for 2016-17

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  13. How Emmanuel Mudiay Fits with the Los Angeles Lakers

    The Los Angeles Lakers were awarded the No. 2 pick in the 2015 NBA draft and will select behind the Minnesota Timberwolves . The Lakers need to fill holes in various spots on the floor and find someone to complement and learn from Kobe Bryant .

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 1 month ago 11,961 reads 57 comments

  14. Ranking the Los Angeles Lakers' Best Options with No. 34 Pick in 2015 NBA Draft

    The Los Angeles Lakers struck gold on the night of the lottery when their fourth-worst record in the NBA turned into the No. 2 draft pick. But there is also real value in the team’s No...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 45,441 reads 107 comments

  15. How D'Angelo Russell Fits with the Los Angeles Lakers

    The Los Angeles Lakers were awarded the No. 2 pick in the 2015 NBA draft and will select after the Minnesota Timberwolves ...

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  16. Debate: Who Do You Want the Lakers to Draft Most?

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  17. Ryan Kelly struggled to find his place as the Lakers changed personnel

    Ryan Kelly looked like he might be a stretch four under Mike D'Antoni, but several changes in Los Angeles left him struggling as a small forward....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 892 reads 0 comments

  18. On Karl Anthony Towns, the Prospect I Covet Most

    In the lead up to the NBA Draft on June 25th, we will look at several prospects who might be available when the Lakers make their selections...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 1,787 reads 0 comments

  19. Lakers May Not Be Able to Ignore Okafor If Towns Goes No. 1

    Karl-Anthony Towns appears to be a near lock for the top overall pick, which means Jahlil Okafor would probably be the safest/most likely selection for the Lakers , who have a storied history when it comes to big men...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 1,168 reads 1 comments

  20. Draft's Top Four Teams Schedule Workouts with Mudiay

    Point guard Emmanuel Mudiay is scheduled to work out for the Minnesota Timberwolves , Los Angeles Lakers , New York Knicks and Philadelphia 76ers in the weeks leading up to the ...

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  21. 'All Signals' Point to Timberwolves Favoring Jahlil Okafor...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 12,735 reads 3 comments

  22. Listen: Robert Horry on His Greatest Team and Greatest Shot

    Robert Horry stopped by The Herd on Tuesday to promote "Clutch City," his upcoming documentary about the Houston Rockets , but the seven-time champion also discussed his place in NBA history...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 23 reads 0 comments

  23. Jordan Hill's Greatest Value to LA Lakers Rebuild Is as a Massive Trade Chip

    Sometimes, a career year is just not enough to earn an invite back—take the case of Jordan Hill and the Los Angeles Lakers . The team has a $9 million option on the 6’10” big man, but it also possesses the No...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 2 months ago 40,185 reads 202 comments

  24. Tobias Harris Would Complete Rapid Rebuild of Los Angeles Lakers Frontcourt

    The Los Angeles Lakers need an upgrade at small forward, and luring restricted free agent Tobias Harris to Hollywood could be the perfect way to solidify what's soon to be one of the NBA 's most promising young frontcourts ...

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  25. Lin Admits Feeling 'Burnt Out' by Season's End

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