1. Lakers' Jordan Clarkson Not Satisfied with Promising Rookie Season

    The congratulatory text messages flooded Jordan Clarkson's phone. The Lakers ' guard just landed on the NBA 's all-rookie first team, a bright spot following a sour Lakers' season ...

    Paige Kuhn Written by Paige Kuhn about 10 months ago 59 reads 0 comments

  2. Lakers Trade Rumors: Buzz on Ty Lawson, Nick Young and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers have been linked to a multitude of high-profile targets during the offseason. As noted by Mark Medina of the Los Angeles Daily News , the list includes ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 months ago 6,257 reads 0 comments

  3. Lakers News: Top Happenings Regarding Robert Upshaw, D'Angelo Russell and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers are among the most intriguing teams in the NBA entering the 2015-16 season as they attempt to bounce back from a nightmarish campaign and continue to take steps toward stopping their downward spiral...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 months ago 7,741 reads 1 comments

  4. Lakers Hope for Early Impact from D'Angelo Russell, Julius Randle...

    With a wink and a sly grin, the Los Angeles Lakers took a foray into an unfamiliar rebuilding strategy that requires the overuse of such p-words as patience and process and abandons ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 10 months ago 1,073 reads 0 comments

  5. Summer League a Preview for Regular Season

    Before I focused solely on writing about the NBA , I worked in public relations. One of – if not the – top priorities was to temper clients' expectations, which is exactly ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 10 months ago 395 reads 0 comments

  6. Lakers Rumors: LA Smart to Back off Nick Young Trade in Favor of Depth

    The hottest name on the trade block over the past week and change was the Los Angeles Lakers ' Nick Young . It seems general manager Mitch Kupchak and the front office have backed off, though, which is a great decision...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 10 months ago 49,808 reads 60 comments

  7. Report: Lakers Showing Interest in Lawson

    The Denver Nuggets are currently in a difficult situation with their veteran point guard Ty Lawson . The 27-year-old North Carolina product was recently arrested for DUI for a second ...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 10 months ago 130 reads 0 comments

  8. D'Angelo Russell, Julius Randle Face Challenge That Marquee Stars Have Spurned

    D’Angelo Russell and Julius Randle spent their week at the Las Vegas Summer League trying to find their sea legs...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 10 months ago 41,929 reads 132 comments

  9. Lakers News: Jordan Hill Weighs in on Kobe Bryant, LA Summer League Update

    The Los Angeles Lakers are transitioning into a new era in the coming years, and the team's makeup will be fundamentally different when legendary guard Kobe Bryant retires...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 10 months ago 50,919 reads 111 comments

  10. Clarkson Finds His Own Way with Midrange Game

    Lakers guard Jordan Clarkson has a counterpoint game. While the broader trends of the league encourage guards to drive headlong to the rim or launch up three-pointers at will, Clarkson has carved out an immediate, intentional niche from midrange...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 10 months ago 2,238 reads 0 comments

  11. Lakers News: Steve Nash Will Train Young PGs

    For the most part, one could argue Steve Nash did more damage to the Lakers as a member of the team than he ever could as a Phoenix Sun. Now, it appears he's ready to make good on the contract he was given and hardly lived up to...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 10 months ago 113 reads 1 comments

  12. Julius Randle Found His Rhythm for the First Time Since Returning

    Julius Randle had his best game since returning from his leg injury and is barely scratching the surface of what he's capable of.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 10 months ago 19 reads 0 comments

  13. Lakers Rumors: Nick Young Trade Talks Reportedly Fizzle

    The Los Angeles Lakers were hoping to clear out some salary-cap room by trading Nick Young this offseason, but the "Swaggy P" era looks to be continuing for the Purple and Gold...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 10 months ago 5,165 reads 0 comments

  14. D'Angelo Russell Does Vegas in Style, Talks Kobe Phone Call and Draft Night

    The No. 2 pick in the 2015 NBA draft is getting a full immersion into life out west right now. D'Angelo Russell's NBA Summer League experience is in Las Vegas, which offers no shortage of Lakers fans and Lakers lifestyle on and off the court...

    Lance Fresh Written by Lance Fresh about 10 months ago 62,042 reads 171 comments

  15. Hill on Kobe: A Lot of People Can't Handle Him

    Jordan Hill's time with the Los Angeles Lakers came to an end with the team deciding not to use their team option on the big man...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 10 months ago 1,750 reads 2 comments

  16. Young Lakers Have Been Bad in Vegas, but That's OK

    LAS VEGAS -- The Los Angeles Lakers have a young core worth caring about for the first time in a very long time. Despite only getting to play 14 minutes in his rookie season, 2014 No...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 10 months ago 1,477 reads 0 comments

  17. Lakers News: Nick Young Trade Talk, Summer League Struggles and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers , they of the 16 championships and 23 division titles, have become a laughingstock of the NBA . After striking out on every marquee free agent, the team has also struck out in the NBA Las Vegas Summer League...

    Nick R. Moyle Written by Nick R. Moyle about 10 months ago 23,298 reads 64 comments

  18. Did the Lakers Find Another Gem in Anthony Brown?

    So far the Lakers resemble more of the recent past than the future during the first 3 games of summer league, but it's too early to pass judgement just yet. Jordan Clarkson has been the Lakers best player...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 10 months ago 1,258 reads 0 comments

  19. Jordan Hill Says 'A Lot of People Can't Handle' Kobe Bryant's Jawing

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 10 months ago 804 reads 0 comments

  20. Lakers Summer League: D'Angelo Russell Needs Time to Adjust

    D'Angelo Russell isn't lighting up the stat sheets or highlights, but it will all come together in due time for the ultra-talented guard.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 10 months ago 1,838 reads 0 comments

  21. Lakers Plan Staff Move to Beef Up Analytics Operation

    Lakers executives have long defended their use of advanced statistics, disputing the public perception that the 16-time NBA champions are behind the times.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 10 months ago 792 reads 0 comments

  22. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Potential Nick Young Trade and More

    For the Los Angeles Lakers , this has been a relatively low-key summer. Although reports circulated regarding the team's interest in dealing for Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 months ago 37,179 reads 65 comments

  23. Nick Young Trade Would Mean Los Angeles Lakers Gambling Their Depth Away

    During the opening weeks of the 2015 free-agency process, trade rumors swirled around Nick Young —that the shot-happy swingman might not be long for the Land of the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 10 months ago 23,524 reads 60 comments

  24. Report: Lakers Have 'No Plans' to Trade Nick Young

    When the Lakers signed Lou Williams to add to a rotation that already includes Nick Young, Kobe Bryant , Jordan Clarkson and whoever else the Lakers put on their roster in the backcourt, ...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 10 months ago 1,721 reads 0 comments

  25. Plaschke: The Laker Kids Aren't All Right

    They lined up dozens deep for tickets in the searing heat, filled the lower bowl of the Thomas & Mack Center with purple and gold, even chanted for Larry Nance Jr. in the pause before the national anthem...

    Erik Stordahl Written by Erik Stordahl about 10 months ago 1,584 reads 0 comments