1. David Stern Says Mitch Kupchak Kept Lakers from Making 2011 Chris Paul Trade

    Not content to let sleeping dogs lie, former NBA commissioner David Stern rehashed the scuttled trade that saw Chris Paul nearly join the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 day ago 127,917 reads 0 comments

  2. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Lonzo Ball, D'Angelo Russell and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers face good problems this offseason. It's a drastic change in tone around the franchise, no doubt, but for once the questions around the team amount to what ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 days ago 6,912 reads 0 comments

  3. Brandon Ingram Only Player Lakers Unwilling to Trade, Magic Johnson Says

    As the Los Angeles Lakers seek ways to improve their roster after missing the playoffs each of the last four seasons, Brandon Ingram is the only player currently on the team whose spot is safe...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 days ago 55,213 reads 0 comments

  4. Lakers News: Lonzo Ball Work out to Be Scheduled, Says Magic Johnson

    Los Angeles Lakers President of Basketball Operations Magic Johnson revealed Wednesday that the team is in the process of scheduling a workout with Lonzo Ball...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 days ago 17,740 reads 0 comments

  5. Los Angeles Lakers Hire Kim Kardashian Trainer Gunnar Peterson

    The Los Angeles Lakers announced Wednesday the hiring of Gunnar Peterson as the team's director of strength and endurance training...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 days ago 51,397 reads 0 comments

  6. Byron Scott Felt 'Betrayed, Lied to and Deceived' During Lakers Tenure

    Byron Scott isn't happy with the way his career as the Los Angeles Lakers head coach came to an end. According to Mark Medina of the Orange County Register , he "felt betrayed, lied to and deceived" by the team's front office...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 days ago 19,054 reads 0 comments

  7. 2017 NBA Draft: Ranking LA Lakers' Best Options with No. 2 Pick

    The Los Angeles Lakers haven’t been a very good basketball team in recent years, but they’ve been some kind of lucky when it comes to the annual draft lottery...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 6 days ago 33,264 reads 0 comments

  8. Lakers News: Charles Oakley Says LA Wouldn't Make Playoffs with Carmelo Anthony

    Charles Oakley doesn't see the Los Angeles Lakers as an ideal fit for Carmelo Anthony . In a TMZ Sports video, Oakley said, "No, Carmelo can't help the Lakers" when asked ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 7 days ago 43,455 reads 0 comments

  9. Lakers Rumors: Latest Rumblings on Lonzo Ball, Julius Randle, 2017 Draft Plans

    This time the positive undertones to the Los Angeles Lakers ' offseason don't feel like a facade. They certainly did in past years, where the good fortunes of top picks in drafts ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 7 days ago 55,848 reads 0 comments

  10. Luke Walton Says He's a 'Big Fan' of Lonzo Ball, LaVar Is a 'Big Personality'

    Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton doesn't seem to be worried about the potential of dealing with LaVar Ball's major presence if the Lakers make his son, Lonzo Ball, the No...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 7 days ago 56,081 reads 0 comments

  11. Lakers Will Ask About LaVar Ball's Involvement at UCLA, Luke Walton Says

    Luke Walton said Friday on the Dan Patrick Show that the Los Angeles Lakers will contact UCLA head coach Steve Alford to ask questions about LaVar Ball's involvement with the program...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 10 days ago 72,206 reads 0 comments

  12. Paul George Rumored to Be Focused on Legacy, Believes He Can Improve Lakers

    Indiana Pacers superstar Paul George is reportedly focused on his legacy more so than money and believes he can help return the Los Angeles Lakers to prominence...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 days ago 90,511 reads 0 comments

  13. LaVar Ball Has a 'Big Ego,' Is 'Sticking His Foot in His Mouth,' Per Byron Scott

    Former Los Angeles Lakers guard and head coach Byron Scott expressed his belief in a TMZ exclusive that LaVar Ball is bringing a level of negativity to Lonzo Ball's draft process...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 days ago 39,705 reads 0 comments

  14. Lakers Rumors: Top Trade Buzz as 2017 Postseason Continues

    The Los Angeles Lakers missed the playoffs the last four seasons, but things are trending upward for the proud franchise. Los Angeles hired legend Magic Johnson as its president of basketball operations and landed the No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 9,616 reads 0 comments

  15. Kobe Bryant Responds to Student's Request for Retweet to Avoid Taking Final Exam

    A student looking to dodge a final exam turned to Kobe Bryant for help. A teacher oddly agreed to excuse his class from taking the test if the retired NBA legend retweeted a picture of them shaking hands on the arrangement...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 11 days ago 15,146 reads 0 comments

  16. Lakers Rumors: L.A. Reportedly 'Pretty Confident' It'll Land Paul George in '18

    The Los Angeles Lakers believe they'll be able to sign Paul George as a free agent in the summer of 2018, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical: Wojnarowski added ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 11 days ago 91,932 reads 0 comments

  17. Lakers Rumors: Updated Trade Buzz After 2017 NBA Draft Lottery

    Those weren't Santa Ana winds sweeping across Southern California on Tuesday evening during the 2017 NBA draft lottery...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 11 days ago 8,984 reads 0 comments

  18. LaVar Ball Says Shoe Deal Is $3 Billion with Lonzo Possibly Playing for Lakers

    The NBA draft lottery went exactly as LaVar Ball wanted, and he is now expecting even bigger things for his company...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 12 days ago 10,766 reads 0 comments

  19. Lakers Rumors: Latest Trade Reports Following 2017 NBA Draft Lottery

    The Los Angeles Lakers , led by new president Magic Johnson , stared disaster in the eye Tuesday night at the NBA draft lottery. They didn't blink. The Lakers landed the No...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 12 days ago 8,241 reads 0 comments

  20. Lakers Rumors: Lonzo Ball 'Heavy Favorite' at No. 2, De'Aaron Fox in the Mix

    UCLA guard Lonzo Ball is reportedly the heavy favorite to go No. 2 overall in the 2017 NBA draft to the Los Angeles Lakers , but another dynamic guard is also in the mix...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 12 days ago 28,721 reads 0 comments

  21. With Lakers' Options Open at No. 2, It's Up to Lonzo Ball to Fulfill His Destiny

    LOS ANGELES — There is a mathematical poetry to the No. 2 Lonzo Ball has worn all of his basketball life and the three consecutive No. 2 picks the Lakers have won in the NBA draft lottery...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 12 days ago 80,417 reads 0 comments

  22. Magic Johnson Doesn't Commit to Lakers Drafting Lonzo Ball in TMZ Exclusive

    After watching the Los Angeles Lakers lock up the No. 2 overall pick in the 2017 NBA draft during Tuesday's draft lottery, Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson didn't offer any clues as to who the team plans on selecting...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 12 days ago 26,313 reads 0 comments

  23. LaVar Ball Says Lakers Make Playoffs Next Year If They Draft Lonzo with 2nd Pick

    LaVar Ball isn't in the business of tempering expectations. Speaking to Lakers Nation's Ryan Ward following the NBA draft lottery Tuesday night, the father of heralded prospect ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 13 days ago 64,002 reads 0 comments

  24. Lonzo Ball Will Only Work Out for Lakers Before NBA Draft, Says Father LaVar

    Lonzo Ball may only work out for one team prior to this year's NBA draft . "That's all we working out for is the Lakers," said Lonzo's father, LaVar, per Ryan Ward of Lakers Nation...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 13 days ago 61,729 reads 0 comments

  25. D'Angelo Russell Trade Rumors: Teams Asking Lakers About PG After Draft Lottery

    The Los Angeles Lakers landed the No. 2 pick in Tuesday's NBA draft lottery, and multiple teams responded by "evaluating trade packages for D'Angelo Russell," Jake Fischer of Sports Illustrated reported...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 13 days ago 167,902 reads 0 comments