1. Julius Randle Holds Keys to Lakers Present, but Is He Part of L.A.'s Future?

    LOS ANGELES — The focus out of the gate for the Los Angeles Lakers will undoubtedly be on Lonzo Ball, the team's rookie superstar and No. 2 draft pick out of UCLA...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 16 hours ago 60,614 reads 0 comments

  2. Lonzo Ball, Big Baller Brand Reveal Redesigned ZO2 Prime Sneaker

    Slam magazine revealed Thursday that Big Baller Brand is set to release a redesigned version of the ZO2 Prime sneaker...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 days ago 77,261 reads 0 comments

  3. Los Angeles Lakers: 5 Biggest Questions Entering Training Camp

    Excitement and exposure won't be lacking with the 2017-18 Los Angeles Lakers . Not with Magic Johnson at the helm, Lonzo Ball behind the wheel, LaVar Ball on every mic and 35 national broadcasts on the docket...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 3 days ago 7,115 reads 0 comments

  4. Magic Johnson Subpoenaed to Testify in Draymond Green Lawsuit

    Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson has reportedly been subpoenaed as a witness in a lawsuit filed against Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 days ago 31,005 reads 0 comments

  5. Playoff-Bound or Not, Lakers Are Smart to Add Veteran Depth

    LOS ANGELES — NBA teams are built on "ifs"—calculated risks. Some ifs are safer bets. If you put Kevin Durant on a team with Steph Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green, the chances of an NBA title are pretty good...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 4 days ago 18,272 reads 0 comments

  6. Andrew Bogut, Lakers Agree to 1-Year Contract After 1 Season with Mavs and Cavs

    Veteran Andrew Bogut has agreed to sign with the Los Angeles Lakers , the team announced on Tuesday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 days ago 50,511 reads 0 comments

  7. Highlights of LaVar Ball's 'Ball in the Family' Reality Show Episode 4

    The fourth episode of the Ball in the Family reality show hit the internet Sunday, and it focused on Lonzo Ball 's summer-league debut with the Los Angeles Lakers in Las Vegas...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 days ago 5,475 reads 0 comments

  8. Lonzo Ball Appears Shirtless in NBA 2K18 Glitch

    Warning: Video features NSFW language. Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball is making his video game debut in an unexpected way thanks to an NBA 2K18 glitch...

    Ryan McCrystal Written by Ryan McCrystal about 6 days ago 9,882 reads 0 comments

  9. LeBron James Rumors: Star Will 'Unequivocally' Join Lakers in Free Agency

    Cleveland Cavaliers superstar forward LeBron James is reportedly planning to leave the organization for a second time to join the Los Angeles Lakers following the 2017-18 NBA season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 7 days ago 33,019 reads 0 comments

  10. Which Number Lakers Jersey Should Kobe Bryant Wear in His Statue — 8 or 24?

    If anyone ever earned the unique—i.e. unwieldy, strange and profoundly audacious—honor of a dual jersey retirement, it’s Kobe Bryant . He delivered three NBA championships to L...

    Howard Beck Written by Howard Beck about 8 days ago 55,343 reads 0 comments

  11. Lonzo Ball Says He 'Learned a Lot' Working with Steve Nash

    Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball prepared for his NBA debut recently by working out with two-time NBA MVP Steve Nash ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 days ago 27,015 reads 0 comments

  12. Lonzo and LaVar Ball Appear on 'Ellen DeGeneres Show'

    Lonzo Ball and his polarizing father, LaVar, talked high expectations and Big Baller Brand sneaker prices in Thursday's appearance on The Ellen DeGeneres Show ...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 9 days ago 7,329 reads 0 comments

  13. Magic Johnson Says He Passed on Warriors, Knicks, Pistons Before Joining Lakers

    Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson said he turned down offers from the Golden State Warriors , Detroit Pistons and New York Knicks before joining the L...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 days ago 35,726 reads 0 comments

  14. Kobe Bryant Hits the Gym at 4 AM After Lakers Announce His Jersey Retirement

    On Tuesday , the Los Angeles Lakers announced they will retire the No. 8 and No. 24 jerseys that legend Kobe Bryant wore during his tenure with the franchise...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 10 days ago 354 reads 0 comments

  15. Magic Johnson Says Lakers 'Crossed a Line' in Paul George Tampering

    Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson said Tuesday the organization "did cross a line" in its interactions with former Indiana Pacers forward Paul George and noted he takes "full responsibility...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 11 days ago 30,419 reads 0 comments

  16. Kobe Bryant's No. 8, No. 24 Jerseys Both Will Be Retired by Lakers

    The Los Angeles Lakers announced on Tuesday they will retire both the No. 8 and the No. 24 jerseys to honor Kobe Bryant this season. ESPN.com's Ramona Shelburne first reported the news...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 11 days ago 956 reads 0 comments

  17. Lakers' Brandon Ingram Has Reportedly Grown to 6'11" and Changed Shooting Stroke

    The Los Angeles Lakers will hope Brandon Ingram figuratively grows during his second NBA season. According to Lakers beat reporter Mike Trudell, the 20-year-old literally grew during the offseason...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 11 days ago 99,652 reads 0 comments

  18. Lakers Rumors: LA Interested in Shabazz Muhammad

    The Los Angeles Lakers could reportedly consider adding small forward Shabazz Muhammad before the start of the 2017-18 NBA season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 11 days ago 4,116 reads 0 comments

  19. Kobe Bryant's Lakers Jersey Retirement Reportedly Set for Dec. 18 vs. Warriors

    TMZ Sports reported Tuesday that the Los Angeles Lakers are planning to retire Kobe Bryant 's jersey number on Dec. 18 prior to a game against the Golden State Warriors at the Staples Center in L...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 11 days ago 74,876 reads 0 comments

  20. 'Ball in the Family' Review: Highlights from Episode 3 of LaVar Ball's Show

    Lonzo Ball figures to face plenty of pressure in the upcoming season as a rookie for the Los Angeles Lakers , but that may fail to compare to the pressure an older brother feels when tested athletically by a younger brother...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 13 days ago 7,950 reads 0 comments

  21. Lonzo Ball Drops Debut Rap Single

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball 's first debut of 2017 won't be on the basketball court. On Thursday, the 19-year-old rookie debuted his rap single "Melo 1," a track featuring Kenneth Paige...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 15 days ago 25,076 reads 0 comments

  22. Lonzo Ball Announces He Will Release 1st Rap Single 'Melo Ball 1' on Friday

    Los Angeles Lakers rookie point guard Lonzo Ball announced on Twitter on Thursday night that he will release a single titled "Melo Ball 1" on Friday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 15 days ago 4,123 reads 0 comments

  23. Lonzo Ball Says He Isn't Worried About Lil B 'Curse': 'I Don't Believe in That'

    Curses obviously aren't real; nobody should need an athlete to confirm this. Rapper Lil B claims to have the power to hex NBA players . He, of course, doesn't because curses aren't real...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 16 days ago 8,100 reads 0 comments

  24. Magic Johnson Asked Jeanie Buss to Take Lakers Tampering Fine out of His Salary

    Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson said Monday he told team owner Jeanie Buss she could take the $500,000 fine for tampering with former Indiana Pacers forward Paul George out of his salary...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 18 days ago 42,661 reads 0 comments

  25. NBA Tampering 101: 'If You're Not Cheating ... You're Not Trying'

    The most shocking aspect of the NBA 's investigation of the Los Angeles Lakers for tampering with former Indiana Pacers forward Paul George is not that the league found enough evidence to slap the Lakers with a $500,000 fine...

    Ric Bucher Written by Ric Bucher about 18 days ago 42,163 reads 0 comments