1. Lakers News: Latest on D'Angelo Russell's Injury, Ivica Zubac and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers lost to the Chicago Bulls 118-110 at home Sunday night, with Jimmy Butler carving up the Lakers defense for a game-high 40 points...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 10 months ago 5,718 reads 0 comments

  2. D'Angelo Russell Injury: Updates on Lakers Guard's Knee and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers point guard D'Angelo Russell missed one game after battling the effects of left knee soreness. However, he is ready to return. Continue for updates. Russell Active vs...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 months ago 18,912 reads 21 comments

  3. Do the Los Angeles Lakers Have the Best Bench in the NBA?

    LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Lakers survived the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday night, 125-118, winning their seventh game in 12 tries. Last season's 17-win Lakers didn't notch their seventh victory until New Year's Day...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 10 months ago 31,864 reads 18 comments

  4. Lakers News: Latest Comments on D'Angelo Russell's Rise, Victory vs. Nets, More

    The Los Angeles Lakers were expected to make progress this season after an extended rebuild that coincided with the final years of Kobe Bryant 's career. The first 12 games of the campaign suggest the learning curve might not be as steep as expected...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 months ago 2,742 reads 0 comments

  5. UNINTERRUPTED: Nick Young Explains How God Gave Him the 'Swaggy P' Nickname

    Los Angeles Lakers swingman Nick Young explained on the Open Run podcast on the UNINTERRUPTED Podcast Network how he got the nickname "Swaggy P...

    UNINTERRUPTED Written by UNINTERRUPTED about 10 months ago 2,771 reads 1 comments

  6. 3 Players Who Still Have to Step Up for Los Angeles Lakers

    The Los Angeles Lakers have outperformed low expectations in the early stages of the 2016-17 season, but there's still plenty of room for improvement, especially for specific players...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 10 months ago 26,485 reads 31 comments

  7. Luke Walton Takes Charge While Playing Defense in Lakers Practice

    Luke Walton is leading the Los Angeles Lakers by example, teaching his young players the value of flopping. During a recent practice, the 36-year-old head coach held his own against the team's big men...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 11 months ago 13,306 reads 7 comments

  8. Julius Randle's Emergence Energizing the Los Angeles Lakers

    LOS ANGELES — The 2015-16 Los Angeles Lakers finally notched their fourth victory in a desolate 17-win season on Dec. 15, cruising past the Milwaukee Bucks behind 22 points from All-Star Kobe Bryant ...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 11 months ago 21,028 reads 25 comments

  9. Metta World Peace Tweets About a World Where He's President

    At least some good came out of this election cycle. Thanks to Metta World Peace , anyone not enamored with the actual U.S. presidential candidates can travel to a magical universe where the mercurial NBA player is commander in chief...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 11 months ago 38,567 reads 47 comments

  10. Diagnosing LA Lakers' Remaining Flaws

    The Los Angeles Lakers are just seven games into the 2016-17 NBA season, but they've already used more competitive lineups than the underperforming units they trundled out over the past three years...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 11 months ago 46,553 reads 85 comments

  11. Larry Nance Jr. Injury: Updates on Lakers Forward's Concussion and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers forward Larry Nance Jr. suffered a concussion Nov. 6 against the Phoenix Suns . However, he's been cleared to return to action. Continue for updates. Nance Cleared to Play vs...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 months ago 9,758 reads 14 comments

  12. Tangible Signs of Improvement Are Everywhere for LA Lakers

    LOS ANGELES — Kobe Bryant led the Los Angeles Lakers with 27 points and 12 rebounds in a February 4, 2016, road win over the New Orleans Pelicans . It was nine months before the Lakers won another road game...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 11 months ago 25,008 reads 30 comments

  13. Lakers News: Timofey Mozgov Injury, Kent Bazemore Snub and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers have certainly been entertaining on the court this season, led by young star D'Angelo Russell...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 11 months ago 2,011 reads 0 comments

  14. Los Angeles Lakers Will Honor 1986-87 Title Team with Hardwood Classics Uniforms

    For three games this season, the Los Angeles Lakers will remember a time when they ruled the NBA . The iconic franchise will wear Hardwood Classics jerseys to honor their 1986-87 championship squad...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 11 months ago 6,800 reads 2 comments

  15. Timofey Mozgov Injury: Updates on Lakers Center's Eye, Mouth and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers center Timofey Mozgov had not played since he suffered injuries to his eye and mouth on Nov. 1 against the Indiana Pacers . However, he's ready to return. Continue for updates...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 months ago 11,196 reads 22 comments

  16. Lakers News: Latest on Brandon Ingram Injury, Julius Randle's Role and More

    The new era for the Los Angeles Lakers is off to a 1-2 start, but it remains the most positive beginning for the organization in years...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 11 months ago 4,027 reads 0 comments

  17. Metta World Peace Says Ghost Inappropriately Touched Him at Haunted OKC Hotel

    Word around the NBA is that Skirvin Hilton Hotel in Oklahoma City is haunted—yet some teams still have their players stay there when they visit the Oklahoma City Thunder ...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 11 months ago 173,460 reads 54 comments

  18. Brandon Ingram Injury: Updates on Lakers Forward's Knee and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers rookie Brandon Ingram left Friday night's game against the Utah Jazz with tendinitis in his knee. However, he is ready to return. Continue for updates. Ingram Active vs...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 11 months ago 28,374 reads 60 comments

  19. Lakers News: D'Angelo Russell, Luke Walton Comment on Season-Opening Win

    The Los Angeles Lakers pulled off a bit of a shocker Wednesday night, pouring in the points on their way to a 120-114 win over the Houston Rockets ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 11 months ago 1,287 reads 0 comments

  20. Walton Begins Lakers Tenure Doing What He Does Best: Bringing People Together

    LOS ANGELES — Luke Walton gave them the twinkle fingers as his wave, in addition to his usual endearing grin. The two women closest to his heart swooned...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 11 months ago 44,314 reads 66 comments

  21. Lakers News: Latest on Brandon Ingram's Role, Player Options and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers were one of the last teams to cut down their roster Monday before starting the season with a 120-114 win Wednesday against the Houston Rockets ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 11 months ago 3,265 reads 1 comments

  22. Los Angeles Lakers Have Nowhere to Go but Up in Western Conference

    LOS ANGELES — Despite last year's disappointing 17-win campaign and a 2-6 preseason record in October, the Los Angeles Lakers are an optimistic bunch, enjoying their honeymoon under rookie head coach Luke Walton...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 11 months ago 22,926 reads 57 comments

  23. Lakers News: Latest Buzz Surrounding Los Angeles for 2016 Opening Week

    A new era of Los Angeles Lakers basketball kicks off Wednesday night when the team takes the floor without Kobe Bryant to battle the Houston Rockets ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 11 months ago 1,600 reads 0 comments

  24. Metta World Peace Makes Lakers Roster: Latest Comments and Reaction

    The Los Angeles Lakers announced the release of guard Anthony Brown on Monday, surprisingly finalizing their roster with both Metta World Peace and Thomas Robinson as part of the final 15...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 11 months ago 39,010 reads 93 comments

  25. Lakers News: Latest on Metta World Peace, Jose Calderon Injury and More

    Having one of the most difficult sets of decisions to make ahead of Monday's 5 p.m. ET deadline, the Los Angeles Lakers have taken their time figuring out how to trim down the roster...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 11 months ago 3,363 reads 0 comments