1. Report: Coaching Hire to Occur Next 2 Weeks

    LAS VEGAS -- The Los Angeles Lakers expect to hire a head coach in the next "week or two," according to a league source, but do not consider the interview process to be finished with...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 2 months ago 9,141 reads 8 comments

  2. Why Jeremy Lin Will Thrive with the Los Angeles Lakers

    The Los Angeles Lakers may not have persuaded Carmelo Anthony, but they did land Jeremy Lin . After being a star in New York and then becoming an afterthought in Houston, Lin now has a chance to redeem himself in La La Land...

    Joseph Zapata Written by Joseph Zapata about 2 months ago 17,703 reads 87 comments

  3. Kevin Ding on the Los Angeles Lakers' Free-Agency Plans

    The Los Angeles Lakers missed out on the big-name free agents but are still in position to rebuild around an aging Kobe Bryant in the next few years...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 months ago 53,503 reads 122 comments

  4. Lakers Rumors: Latest Info on Potential Free-Agent Targets and Head Coach Search

    The beginning of a new era with the Los Angeles Lakers franchise is well underway. With Pau Gasol leaving for the Chicago Bulls via free agency , the Lakers have Kobe Bryant , Julius Randle and not much else to be excited about next season...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 2 months ago 78,552 reads 122 comments

  5. LA Lakers' Most Intriguing 2014 NBA Summer League Prospects

    The Las Vegas Summer League marks the first chance fans of the Los Angeles Lakers have to scout potential new players at the NBA level...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 2 months ago 21,044 reads 47 comments

  6. Lakers' Underwhelming Additions Create Opportunity, Pressure for Julius Randle

    LAS VEGAS — If you think Jordan Hill was horribly overpaid, don't believe Nick Young is a serious professional and have concluded Linsanity was a total fluke, you still have Julius Randle ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 2 months ago 91,130 reads 150 comments

  7. Lakers Sign Julius Randle

    EL SEGUNDO – The Los Angeles Lakers have signed Julius Randle, the seventh overall pick in the 2014 NBA Draft, it was announced today by General Manager Mitch Kupchak...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 2 months ago 3,449 reads 3 comments

  8. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Steve Nash and Lance Stephenson

    The Los Angeles Lakers are supposed to attract the biggest and brightest stars in the NBA . To some, this is the natural order of things. So far, the 2014 NBA free-agency period has brought little in the way of star power to Tinseltown...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 2 months ago 69,583 reads 47 comments

  9. Report Card Grades for LA Lakers' 2014 Free-Agent Signings

    The Los Angeles Lakers ' 2014 offseason hasn ’t helped satiate a fan base obsessed with championship glory...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 2 months ago 73,574 reads 257 comments

  10. Lakers Miss Chance to Keep Momentum Toward Future in Trading Pau Gasol

    Now it feels like the end of an era. After so many exit doors being propped open without Pau Gasol actually stepping through to depart the Los Angeles Lakers , the sweet-hearted soul tough enough to win two NBA titles is finally gone...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 2 months ago 146,718 reads 450 comments

  11. Jeremy Lin Trade Will Prove to Be Huge Win for Los Angeles Lakers

    The Los Angeles Lakers ' rebuilding project might take a while in the wake of missing out on Carmelo Anthony (who will re-sign the New York Knicks , Ken Berger of CBS Sports reports) ...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 2 months ago 21,328 reads 34 comments

  12. Lakers Rumors: Analyzing Latest Info in Lance Stephenson Pursuit

    Lance Stephenson was always viewed as a free agent who could see his market heat up once the major dominoes started to fall. The Los Angeles Lakers emerged as a potential landing spot given their need to add talent around Kobe Bryant ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 24,629 reads 2 comments

  13. Are LA Lakers Actually Improving This Offseason or Just Treading Water Again?

    Kobe Bryant isn't very patient. That's not an insult; it's just the truth. Now in the last few years of his storied career, the Mamba isn't content to just sit around and ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 2 months ago 50,543 reads 320 comments

  14. Lakers Rumors: Pau Gasol Sign-and-Trade to Bulls Would Benefit Both Sides

    Pau Gasol should and will go down as one of the greatest Los Angeles Lakers players of this generation, but on Friday it became apparent that the trying marriage between the two sides is all but over...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 2 months ago 67,183 reads 89 comments

  15. Summer League Prospects with Real Chance at Making Lakers' Regular-Season Roster

    The Los Angeles Lakers headed into their off-season with a decimated roster, looking to rebuild for the future. The NBA 2014 Summer League allows the opportunity to evaluate unsigned prospects who could earn an invite to training camp in the fall...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 2 months ago 10,604 reads 5 comments

  16. Why the NBA Would Love One More Round of Greatness from Kobe Bryant

    Kobe Bryant gives the Los Angeles Lakers , the NBA and its fans an entertainment brand that we need to cherish as the clock on his career closes in on midnight...

    J.M. Poulard Written by J.M. Poulard about 2 months ago 48,207 reads 281 comments

  17. Realistic Expectations for Julius Randle's Rookie Season With LA Lakers

    Julius Randle has something to prove. Fortunately for the Los Angeles Lakers , the 6’9”, 250-pound power forward drafted seventh overall in last month’s NBA draft gets to prove the critics wrong while wearing purple and gold...

    Howard Ruben Written by Howard Ruben about 2 months ago 32,975 reads 108 comments

  18. Raptors Beat Lakers 89-78 in Summer League

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 8,484 reads 7 comments

  19. Jeremy Lin Helps Usher Lakers into Life of More Modest NBA Reality

    If you're unlikely to win the NBA championship, there have to be other ways to remain relevant. The Los Angeles Lakers embraced one of them Friday with their trade for ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 2 months ago 232,525 reads 523 comments

  20. Report: Hill, Lakers Agree to 2-Yr/$18M Deal

    Free agent forward Jordan Hill has agreed to a two-year, $18M deal to return to the Los Angeles Lakers , agent Kevin Bradbury tells Yahoo...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 1,629 reads 14 comments

  21. Grading LA Lakers' Trade for Jeremy Lin from Houston Rockets

    The Linsanity tour is about to make its third stop, this time with the basketball mecca that is the Los Angeles Lakers . ESPN.com's Marc Stein first hinted that talks were in the works...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 2 months ago 78,940 reads 282 comments

  22. Nick Young Re-Signs with Lakers: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

    Updates from Monday, July 21 The Lakers confirmed Nick Young 's contract via the team's Twitter account on Monday: Original Text The artist also known as "Swaggy P" agreed to a deal to remain with the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 66,297 reads 237 comments

  23. Lakers News: Jeremy Lin a Perfect Fit as Rebuilding Asset in Los Angeles

    The biggest get for the Los Angeles Lakers this offseason will be... Jeremy Lin ? It's certainly not as crazy—or horrific—as it sounds...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 2 months ago 21,541 reads 19 comments

  24. Debate: What Should the Lakers' Next Move Be?

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  25. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Carmelo Anthony, Pau Gasol and Other Free-Agent Targets

    It's really a very simple situation for the Los Angeles Lakers this offseason. The team can be a legitimate contender in the Western Conference if it can sign Carmelo Anthony ...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 2 months ago 3,374 reads 3 comments