1. Lakers' Roster Climbs to 12 with Monday Signing of Wesley Johnson

    The Lakers officially increased their roster to 12 on Monday with the re-signing of forward Wesley Johnson.....

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 1 day ago 1,742 reads 4 comments

  2. Scott not wasting time: Lakers must play D

    Byron Scott had to wait nearly three months to learn the Los Angeles Lakers had chosen him to be their next head coach.....

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  3. What Will Byron Scott's Coaching Staff Look Like for Lakers?

    It took the Los Angeles Lakers three long months to name their new head coach, but the final result was hardly a surprise. As long expected, Byron Scott is the team’s new sideline leader...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 2 days ago 20,112 reads 46 comments

  4. Lakers News: Rounding Up Latest Roster Buzz with Byron Scott on Board

    After a lengthy wait, the Los Angeles Lakers finally have direction. Granted, the objective Mitch Kupchak and Co...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 2 days ago 910 reads 1 comments

  5. Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios for Los Angeles Lakers' 2014-15 Season

    Byron Scott's back. Nick Young, Jordan Hill, Xavier Henry and Ryan Kelly are, too. Kobe Bryant will be. Steve Nash might be. Pau Gasol won't be. Jeremy Lin, Carlos Boozer, Julius Randle and Ed Davis are all first-timers...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 2 days ago 5,119 reads 11 comments

  6. Will the Los Angeles Lakers Be Better Than Expected Next Season?

    Looking at the Los Angeles Lakers ' offseason, their intentions are clear: preserve money, grind out 2014-15 and entrust future standing to free agency. Figuring out what such cap conservation means for 2014-15 itself is less explicit...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 2 days ago 3,964 reads 15 comments

  7. Why Byron Scott Won't Help the Lakers Win This Season

    The Los Angeles Lakers aren't built to heed Byron Scott's first demand as head coach. Scott told ESPN.com's Ramona Shelburne on Monday that his players "better be ready to play some defense...

    Ari Kramer Written by Ari Kramer about 2 days ago 496 reads 1 comments

  8. Nash Believes This Will Be His Last NBA Season

    As he has labored tirelessly through back pain for the last two years, Steve Nash all but confirmed the obvious when looking ahead on what the last year of his $9.7 million with the Lakers will mean for his NBA future...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 days ago 1,154 reads 4 comments

  9. Kobe Bryant Supports New Coach Byron Scott

    When Kobe Bryant was a rookie, fresh out of high school, he confined in a veteran talent on the Los Angeles Lakers roster. That player was none other than Byron Scott, who the Los Angeles Lakers hired as their newest head coach this past weekend...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 days ago 894 reads 0 comments

  10. Predicting Los Angeles Lakers' Opening Night Lineup Under Byron Scott

    And just like that, Byron Scott 's honeymoon with the Los Angeles Lakers is officially over. True, said honeymoon lasted all of about 3.4 seconds, but that's a lifetime in Laker Land...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 days ago 32,652 reads 73 comments

  11. Lakers Rumors: Latest Trade and Free-Agent Chatter Surrounding Los Angeles

    The Los Angeles Lakers finished last season with an abysmal 27-55 record, but an offseason full of changes has led to even more rumors surrounding what the franchise still may do via trade or on the free-agency market...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 3 days ago 28,390 reads 12 comments

  12. 'Drew' Legend Young Looks Forward to Season

    Nick Young's popularity around the NBA has grown thanks in part to his self-appointed "Swaggy P" nickname...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 3 days ago 2,122 reads 1 comments

  13. Byron Scott Says Los Angeles Lakers 'Better Be Ready to Play Some Defense'

    Byron Scott is wasting little time in reminding the Los Angeles Lakers there are two sides to every basketball court...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 3 days ago 67,299 reads 256 comments

  14. Scott Not Wasting Time: Lakers 'Must Play D'

    Byron Scott had to wait nearly three months to learn the Los Angeles Lakers had chosen him to be their next head coach...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 3 days ago 677 reads 0 comments

  15. Making Sense of LA Lakers' Front-Line Rotation

    The Los Angeles Lakers have a revolving door of front-line players, and it’ll be interesting to figure out how the team will utilize them...

    J.M. Poulard Written by J.M. Poulard about 3 days ago 14,268 reads 37 comments

  16. Reunion Between Kobe Bryant, Byron Scott May Be Exactly What Both Men Need

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Every one of their relationships started out promisingly enough, respectfully enough. Del Harris, Phil Jackson, Rudy Tomjanovich, Mike Brown, Mike D'Antoni...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 3 days ago 108,231 reads 433 comments

  17. McMenamin: Scott Is Right Fit for Kobe, Lakers

    The Los Angeles Lakers took their good old time, but they indeed finally settled on a coach as they started contract negotiations Friday with Byron Scott, according to ESPN The Magazine's Chris Broussard...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 4 days ago 2,029 reads 1 comments

  18. What Should Los Angeles Lakers Fans Expect from Byron Scott?

    Twiddle your thumbs no more: The Los Angeles Lakers have hired Byron Scott to be their next head coach. ESPN...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 days ago 92,113 reads 398 comments

  19. Can Byron Scott Turn the Los Angeles Lakers' Fortunes Around?

    After nearly three months without a head coach, the Los Angeles Lakers finally did what everybody has long expected—they named Byron Scott as their new sideline leader...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 4 days ago 18,225 reads 155 comments

  20. Report: Payton Candidate for Bucks, Lakers Asst. Job

    The Racine Journal Times reports that Hall-of-Fame former All-Star Supersonic and Fox Sports 1 commentator Gary Payton is a candidate for an assistant coaching position with both the Los Angeles Lakers and the Milwaukee Bucks ...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 4 days ago 3,628 reads 8 comments

  21. Lakers Rumors: Byron Scott Will Have to Fix LA Defense to Find Success

    The Los Angeles Lakers have certainly taken their time in making a head-coach hiring, but it appears that the purple and gold may have finally settled on Byron Scott to guide the team into a new era...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 5 days ago 20,500 reads 97 comments

  22. Lakers' Gamble on Humbled Carlos Boozer Could Help End or Rebuild His Career

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — It’d be pretty funny if the Los Angeles Lakers made a token salary bid in the Carlos Boozer amnesty auction, assuming their offer at about half ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 5 days ago 74,718 reads 300 comments

  23. Lakers Officially Re-Sign Xavier Henry

    EL SEGUNDO - The Los Angeles Lakers have signed free agent guard Xavier Henry, it was announced today by General Manager Mitch Kupchak. Per team policy, terms of the agreement were not released...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 5 days ago 2,767 reads 4 comments

  24. Byron Scott May Not Be L.A. Lakers' Long-Term Answer, but He Doesn't Have to Be

    It was only a matter of time until Byron Scott became head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers , as ESPN's Chris Broussard first reported Scott will soon be...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 5 days ago 18,277 reads 56 comments

  25. Jeremy Lin Finally in Perfect Locale to Succeed with Los Angeles Lakers

    Jeremy Lin has finally found a home. Not in a first-time sense but in the sense of a non-chaotic situation. No expectations. No hype. No Linsanity ...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 5 days ago 3,570 reads 2 comments