1. Lakers' Home Stretch Is About Ping-Pong Balls and D'Angelo Russell Experiment

    LOS ANGELES — Tanking is an ugly buzzword, but the Los Angeles Lakers (21-54) are in a blatant free fall...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 6 months ago 54,265 reads 0 comments

  2. Nick Young Hazing Picture from Rookie Year with Wizards Shared by Gilbert Arenas

    Former NBA guard Gilbert Arenas shared a photo on Instagram of Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young getting hazed by teammates during his rookie year in 2007-08...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 76,673 reads 0 comments

  3. Most Ideal Landing Spots for 2017 NBA Draft's Top Prospects

    Team fit can play a significant role in prospects' development fresh after the NBA draft. Some players need immediate reps, while others require talent to play off of and time to learn from the bench...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 6 months ago 174,006 reads 0 comments

  4. NBA Metrics 101: Best Seasons That Didn't Result in MVP

    Not every great season in NBA history is rewarded with an MVP trophy. This year, another all-time campaign will go unrecognized...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 6 months ago 184,546 reads 0 comments

  5. LeVar Burton on LaVar Ball: He and Trump Are 'Two Peas in a Pod'

    LaVar Ball has said a lot of things recently, and it's starting to get on the nerves of a more famous LaVar. Well, "LeVar...

    Joon Lee Written by Joon Lee about 6 months ago 41,090 reads 0 comments

  6. Lonzo, LaVar Ball Say It'd Be a 'Blessing' to Join Lakers on ESPN's 'First Take'

    Former UCLA star and NBA prospect Lonzo Ball said he would love to play for his hometown Los Angeles Lakers during an interview on ESPN's First Take on Monday. "At the end of the day, I'll play for any team," he said on the show...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 6 months ago 46,097 reads 0 comments

  7. Jeanie Buss Remains Lakers Controlling Owner, Brother Jim Removed as Co-Trustee

    The Buss family asked a Los Angeles County Superior Court judge on Monday to enact an order keeping Jeanie Buss as the controlling owner of the Los Angeles Lakers and retaining ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 6 months ago 46,344 reads 0 comments

  8. 5 Offseason Options to Address Los Angeles Lakers' Center Problem

    The Los Angeles Lakers placed a healthy Timofey Mozgov on ice in mid-March, a fact that speaks volumes about their center problem. The giant Russian hadn't played much for a month prior to that...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 6 months ago 40,385 reads 0 comments

  9. Brandon Ingram Out vs. Trail Blazers with Knee Injury

    Los Angeles Lakers forward Brandon Ingram will miss Sunday night's game against the Portland Trail Blazers due to patellar tendinitis, the team announced on Twitter...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 3,368 reads 0 comments

  10. Lakers to Wear Shaquille O'Neal-Themed Socks in Honor of Staples Center Statue

    Shaquille O'Neal 's Staples Center statue will be unveiled when the Los Angeles Lakers host the Minnesota Timberwolves at 10:30 p.m. ET Friday night. On the court, the Big Aristotle's former team will rock Shaq-themed Stance socks...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 6,203 reads 0 comments

  11. Shaq Sculpture Designer: Why the Diesel Is 10 Times Stronger Than Michael Jordan

    When wondering how I might die one day, the image typically involves my body being swallowed up by a mountain of empty pizza boxes or fast-food wrappers. Now, I'm forced to consider the notion of a 1,500-pound Shaquille O'Neal falling on my head...

    Dave Schilling Written by Dave Schilling about 6 months ago 263,774 reads 0 comments

  12. When Push Comes to Shove in NBA, Everyone's Under the Microscope

    LOS ANGELES — The NBA has had zero chill over the last week. Last Friday, Lakers veteran Nick Young kicked off Hold-Me-Back Week when he shoved Milwaukee Buck Greg Monroe...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 6 months ago 24,147 reads 0 comments

  13. NBA Power Rankings: Can Warriors or Cavs Reclaim Top Spot Before Playoffs?

    It's musical chairs time for the NBA 's elite, with major movement again occurring inside the top 10. There's even a new team occupying the No. 1 spot...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 6 months ago 226,029 reads 0 comments

  14. David Nwaba, Lakers Agree to Multiyear Contract

    The Los Angeles Lakers signed guard David Nwaba to a multiyear deal following two 10-day contract stints with the Purple and Gold, the team announced Tuesday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 16,728 reads 0 comments

  15. B/R NBA's 2-on-2 Sweet 16 Bracket: Which Duo Takes All in NBA Jam-Style Tourney?

    Tournaments and brackets are hot this time of year, and search engine optimization never rests. So we've compiled a fun little two-on-two tournament featuring 16 sets of NBA teammates, pre -ranked and set against one another for your entertainment...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 6 months ago 118,112 reads 0 comments

  16. 5 Free Agents Los Angeles Lakers Should Target in 2017 NBA Offseason

    Summer free agency is still months away, but for the Los Angeles Lakers , the opportunity to sign some meaningful talent can’t come soon enough...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 6 months ago 53,483 reads 0 comments

  17. Every NBA Team's Most Promising Prospect

    Feel like peering into the future of your favorite NBA team? It's understandable if you don't. Not every squad is adequately stocked for tomorrow. Others are so committed to the present now that's it's tough to think about anything else...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 6 months ago 209,277 reads 0 comments

  18. Luke Walton Says Bucks Staffer Touched Lakers Player During On-Court Altercation

    Head coach Luke Walton had a few problems with the way officials handled the scuffle between the Los Angeles Lakers and Milwaukee Bucks on Friday night. He especially took issue with someone on the Bucks staff pushing Brandon Ingram...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 6 months ago 35,315 reads 0 comments

  19. Lakers Put on Historically Bad 3-Point Display Versus Rockets

    The Los Angeles Lakers connected on just three of their 25 three-point attempts during Wednesday's game against the Houston Rockets ...

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  20. 7 Intriguing 2017 NBA Draft Prospects for Los Angeles Lakers

    The Los Angeles Lakers are steaming toward the 2017 NBA draft, holding down last place in the West and helping their lottery odds by losing 10 of their last 11 games...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 6 months ago 23,559 reads 0 comments

  21. Lakers Rumors: Luol Deng Reportedly Also Shut Down Alongside Timofey Mozgov

    The Los Angeles Lakers have reportedly shut down veterans Luol Deng and Timofey Mozgov for the remainder of the season. Marc J...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 months ago 37,718 reads 0 comments

  22. Underrated NBA Draft Prospects to Watch for in March Madness

    March Madness has something for everyone. While NBA fans are inevitably watching their brackets unravel, they'll be keeping their eyes on the future waves of professional players...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 6 months ago 40,320 reads 0 comments

  23. Lakers Rumors: Timofey Mozgov Reportedly Shut Down to Give Young Players Minutes

    The Los Angeles Lakers are looking toward their future by benching center Timofey Mozgov . Per Marc J...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 17,627 reads 0 comments

  24. Will Any of the L.A. Lakers' Young Players Emerge as a Star?

    LOS ANGELES — Gail Goodrich's No. 25 jersey sits in the rafters of Staples Center. The Hall of Fame shooting guard is one of the Los Angeles Lakers ' all-time greats who helped the team win the 1971-72 title...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 6 months ago 51,866 reads 0 comments

  25. Rob Pelinka Discusses State of Lakers in Introductory Press Conference

    The Los Angeles Lakers formally introduced Rob Pelinka as their new general manager Friday, and he outlined his vision for the organization during a press conference that was ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 41,702 reads 0 comments