1. Lakers' Offseason Hasn't Moved Quickly, but It Could Move Them to Right Coach

    LOS ANGELES — One safe way to gauge how busy Mitch Kupchak has been is to check his hair. When he really needs to get it cut, you know the Los Angeles Lakers general manager has been absolutely swamped...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 2 months ago 91,331 reads 154 comments

  2. Jordan Clarkson Shows He's a Steal for the Lakers in Summer League

    As the Los Angeles Lakers ’ leading scorer through all five of their Las Vegas Summer League games, Jordan Clarkson showed why he was a genuine steal in this year’s NBA draft...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 2 months ago 42,286 reads 118 comments

  3. Are Nick Young and Jordan Hill More Than Placeholders for LA Lakers Now?

    Nick Young and Jordan Hill matter for the Los Angeles Lakers ...kind of. They will likely be starters next season in Los Angeles, but I can’t shake the feeling that both might only be stopgap players...

    J.M. Poulard Written by J.M. Poulard about 2 months ago 15,627 reads 39 comments

  4. Best Potential Veteran's Minimum Free Agent Options for Los Angeles Lakers

    At this point in the 2014 NBA offseason, the Los Angeles Lakers have nearly filled their roster with the recent signing of Carlos Boozer, as well as the re-signings of Xavier Henry, Wesley Johnson and Ryan Kelly...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 2 months ago 58,034 reads 146 comments

  5. Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios of Lakers Hiring Byron Scott

    Considering a couple of the contracts they have on the books, you can't blame the Los Angeles Lakers for being afraid of buyer's remorse. They remain extremely cautious in their search for a head coach...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 2 months ago 26,601 reads 128 comments

  6. Should LA Lakers Tank 2014-15 Season?

    Tanking is everywhere in the NBA . Last season, it was in Tinseltown, where the Los Angeles Lakers quickly came to realize that Kobe Bryant wouldn't turn Dwight Howard 's departure into instant gains...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 12,834 reads 59 comments

  7. Lakers News: Latest Info on Coaching Search, Wesley Johnson and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers are putting the finishing touches on a roster that is a lot less formidable than the team's front office had hoped for. Nonetheless, the effort to put out a strong group was made...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 2 months ago 6,503 reads 5 comments

  8. Is Byron Scott the Best or Just Last Choice LA Lakers Have for Head Coach?

    We’ll never know if Byron Scott was the first choice of the Lakers to be their next head coach. It doesn’t matter. He is the logical choice to be the Lakers coach...

    Howard Ruben Written by Howard Ruben about 2 months ago 34,984 reads 213 comments

  9. Would Suns Trade Bledsoe to Lakers?

    I don't usually post rumors on here, but this one is intriguing and comes from an unlikely source who is not in the business of making stuff up...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 14,812 reads 50 comments

  10. How Will Los Angeles Lakers Solve Glaring Small Forward Problem?

    Relatively speaking, the Los Angeles Lakers have fared pretty well in their roster-rebuilding efforts. With both eyes on the future and a mostly unwavering commitment to maintaining ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 2 months ago 56,475 reads 268 comments

  11. Medium: Boozer Is a 'Pointless' Acquisition

    Okay, I should be fair. Carlos Boozer is not literally the worst. There are many folks on the planet, or even just in the NBA , worse than the paint-haired power forward who is now officially a member of the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 362 reads 6 comments

  12. Kobe Bryant Admits to Being 'Afraid' of What Life Will Be Like After Basketball

    Kobe Bryant may have signed a two-year contract extension worth $48.5 million with the Los Angeles Lakers last November, but you better believe he's already thinking about what life will be like once he retires...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 156,959 reads 179 comments

  13. Lakers Rumors: Re-Signing Kendall Marshall Would Hurt L.A.'s Roster Balance

    The Los Angeles Lakers are in a strange position this summer. They have been forced to nickel-and-dime players in order to comply with the byzantine rules regarding the league's salary cap...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 2 months ago 13,662 reads 8 comments

  14. Report: Kelly Re-Signs with Lakers for 2-Years

    After making some bigger moves earlier this off-season such as trading for Jeremy Lin and signing Carlos Boozer, the Lakers are now focused on filling out the little holes on the roster...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 2 months ago 7,416 reads 11 comments

  15. Kobe in New Doc, 'Scared' About Post-NBA Life

    BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. -- Kobe Bryant says he's "scared'' about his future after basketball, although he's embracing the challenge of finding something that he can be as passionate about as sports...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 2 months ago 2,131 reads 1 comments

  16. Report: Kelly Re-Signs with Lakers for 2-Years

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 2 months ago 561 reads 3 comments

  17. Report: Lakers Re-Sign Johnson to 1-Year Deal

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 918 reads 7 comments

  18. Gasol: 'Difficult' to Tell Kobe I'm Leaving

    Pau Gasol officially said goodbye to 6½ years with the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday as he was welcomed to the Chicago Bulls during his introductory news conference...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 706 reads 9 comments

  19. Kobe Bryant Says He's '100 Percent' Happy with Lakers' Efforts to Improve Roster

    Ever since the Los Angeles Lakers chose Kobe Bryant over Shaquille O'Neal back in 2004, the organization has has had no problem pandering to its star...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 2 months ago 68,848 reads 373 comments

  20. What Does Los Angeles Lakers Claiming Carlos Boozer Mean for Julius Randle?

    Are the Los Angeles Lakers setting Julius Randle up for success? After using the No. 7 pick of the 2014 NBA draft to select the 19-year-old power forward from Dallas ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 29,621 reads 100 comments

  21. Why Los Angeles Lakers Replacing Kendall Marshall with Xavier Henry Makes Sense

    Throughout the course of a turbulent 2013-14 season, the Los Angeles Lakers had very few reasons to be optimistic...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 13,389 reads 22 comments

  22. Report: Lakers to Re-Sign Xavier Henry

    The Lakers will re-sign swingman Xavier Henry to a minimum-salary deal, reports Dave McMenamin of ESPNLosAngeles.com (on Twitter)...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 months ago 6,226 reads 26 comments

  23. Report: Lakers to Waive Kendall Marshall

    The Lakers have decided to waive the non-guaranteed contract of Kendall Marshall, reports Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports (Twitter link). The team nonetheless has interest in re-signing him should he clear waivers, Wojnarowski adds...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 months ago 5,181 reads 7 comments

  24. Report: Lakers Waiving Kendall Marshall

    Lakers waiving guard Kendall Marshall, but have interest in bringing him back on a new deal if he clears waivers, league sources tell Yahoo...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 months ago 59 reads 0 comments

  25. Kevin Ding's Los Angeles Lakers Offseason Update

    The Los Angeles Lakers have had an interesting offseason so far, missing out on some big-name free agents before claiming Carlos Boozer off waivers. With a coach still yet to be named, what comes next for the L...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 months ago 28,778 reads 70 comments