1. How Kobe Bryant Can Be Perfect Mentor for Julius Randle

    Julius Randle will need some guidance during his rookie season with the Los Angeles Lakers , and Kobe Bryant will be the man to give it to him. Randle, the No...

    J.M. Poulard Written by J.M. Poulard about 2 months ago 15,584 reads 34 comments

  2. Lakers Working Sign-and-Trade with Pau Gasol Could Be Win-Win for Both Sides

    It's decision time for the Los Angeles Lakers . With nearly $30 million in cap space, the franchise is positioned to make some serious changes as it attempts to surround superstar ...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 2 months ago 45,646 reads 146 comments

  3. Can Kobe Bryant and Pau Gasol Lure Carmelo Anthony to Los Angeles Lakers?

    Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers have eyes on Pau Gasol , which they're hoping is enough for Carmelo Anthony to have eyes on them...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 15,165 reads 53 comments

  4. Los Angeles Lakers Poised to Be Major Players in 2014 Free-Agent Market

    Returning to contention may not take as long as the Los Angeles Lakers thought. Injuries and insufficient talent left the Lakers gasping for air in 2013-14, their playoff hopes dashed and their season lost...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 87,957 reads 283 comments

  5. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Pau Gasol, Coaching Search and More

    Change is coming after a disastrous season for the Los Angeles Lakers . Last year, the Lakers won a measly 27 games, their worst total since moving from Minneapolis in 1960. That's even including the 1998-99 and 2011-12 lockout-shortened seasons...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 2 months ago 7,132 reads 1 comments

  6. GM Mitch Kupchak: Los Angeles Lakers Prepared to 'Go All Out' in Free Agency

    Sit tight, Los Angeles Lakers fans, because your team sure isn't. Anyone who thought the Lakers would play it safe during free agency and bide their time until next summer was apparently wrong...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 months ago 39,955 reads 254 comments

  7. Lakers Rumors: Team Interested in Ariza, Lowry, Monroe, and Frye

    With NBA free agency quickly approaching on July 1, the Los Angeles Lakers are expected to pursue LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 2 months ago 4,184 reads 3 comments

  8. Lakers Rumors: Adding Chris Bosh and Carmelo Anthony Would Make L.A. Contenders

    Every team would want LeBron James if it could have him, but the fact is, the King can only rule one court. As we saw in this past NBA Finals, the best player in the world doesn't guarantee a championship...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 2 months ago 13,950 reads 8 comments

  9. Los Angeles Lakers: Why Kupchak Should Hire Byron Scott to Right the Ship

    The Los Angeles Lakers are the only team in the NBA that does not currently have a head coach for the upcoming season...

    Bryan Kalbrosky Written by Bryan Kalbrosky about 2 months ago 4,694 reads 6 comments

  10. DeAndre Kane: The Undrafted Free Agent Who Will Prove Everyone Wrong

    Former Iowa State standout DeAndre Kane has the size, strength and skill needed to survive at the NBA level. That combination did not, however, make him one of the 60 names called during the 2014 draft...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 2 months ago 78,709 reads 111 comments

  11. Report: Lakers Make Bazemore a Free Agent

    The Lakers have chosen not to extend a qualifying offer to Kent Bazemore, reports David Pick of Eurobasket...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 6,703 reads 26 comments

  12. Lakers Rumors: Why Knicks' Pursuit of Pau Gasol Makes Sense for Both Teams

    From the sound of things, big changes are coming for the Los Angeles Lakers . Earlier this week, the team took their first step to returning to glory, at the 2014 NBA draft, as former University of Kentucky Wildcat Julius Randle slipped to No...

    Ryan Davenport Written by Ryan Davenport about 2 months ago 10,564 reads 2 comments

  13. Lakers Rumors: LA's Free-Agency Plan Is Perfect Way to Build Future

    Now that the Los Angeles Lakers have added an impact player through the draft, their next step to recapturing glory is playing the free-agent market...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 19,842 reads 20 comments

  14. Randle: 'My Goal Is to Prove I'm the Best'

    few days before he was drafted by the Lakers with the seventh overall pick in the 2014 NBA draft, Kentucky forward Julius Randle spoke to GQ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 2 months ago 3,994 reads 2 comments

  15. Lakers News: LA Wise to Bring in LaQuinton Ross, DeAndre Kane for Summer League

    The Los Angeles Lakers entered the 2014 NBA draft with a win-now mentality despite a lackluster season in 2013. That fact was clearly evident when the team selected Kentucky standout Julius Randle with the No...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 2 months ago 48,374 reads 117 comments

  16. What Offseason Moves Are Next for LA Lakers with NBA Draft Complete?

    The road back to relevance is long and littered with question marks for the Los Angeles Lakers , but that trek officially got underway Thursday night...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 2 months ago 36,831 reads 118 comments

  17. Who Will the Lakers Recruit to Play with Julius Randle and Kobe Bryant?

    The Los Angeles Lakers used the seventh overall pick of the 2014 NBA draft on Kentucky standout Julius Randle, who will join Kobe Bryant for the rebuilding project out West...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 2 months ago 36,315 reads 85 comments

  18. Report: Kane, Smith Added to Summer League Roster

    DeAndre Kane and Roscoe Smith went undrafted Thursday night, but both will get a shot with the Los Angeles Lakers ' summer league team in Las Vegas next month, SNY.tv. has learned...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 months ago 4,407 reads 8 comments

  19. Lakers News: L.A. Wise to Go All out for Big Names in Free Agency

    Los Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak said all the right things after the NBA draft concluded on Thursday night. Per Dave McMenamin of ESPN...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 2 months ago 15,141 reads 54 comments

  20. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding LeBron James, Kyle Lowry and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers made improvements on draft night by selecting forward Julius Randle, but that certainly won't be the end of the process if L.A. has its way...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 143,143 reads 27 comments

  21. In Julius Randle, Lakers Find Promising Bridge to Kobe's Present, Lakers' Future

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Like most of the prospects to come through the Lakers ' practice facility for predraft workouts, Julius Randle was extremely happy to be there...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 2 months ago 69,133 reads 178 comments

  22. Initial Post-Draft Depth Chart for LA Lakers

    It's official. Julius Randle and Jordan Clarkson are the newest members of the Los Angeles Lakers . Even with the additions of Randle and Clarkson , L.A...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 2 months ago 25,327 reads 90 comments

  23. With Roster in Transition, Lakers Offer Rare Opportunity for Julius Randle

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — For all their success and accomplishments, the Los Angeles Lakers have never had an NBA Rookie of the Year. Julius Randle isn't a bad bet to be the first...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 2 months ago 77,075 reads 167 comments

  24. Throwback: Young Randle Rocks Kobe Jersey

    Nick  Yokoyama Written by Nick Yokoyama about 2 months ago 1,511 reads 0 comments

  25. Lakers News: LA Makes Right Pick Selecting Julius Randle in Round 1

    The Los Angeles Lakers made a fantastic pick at No. 7 overall in the 2014 NBA draft, as Julius Randle is on track to be one of the next great NBA power forwards...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 2 months ago 1,830 reads 2 comments