1. With Paul George in Waiting, Lakers Strike a Deal to Open Door for His Arrival

    LOS ANGELES — What the bold new Los Angeles Lakers era of team president Magic Johnson and general manager Rob Pelinka boils down to is this: They believe they can deliver new superstars that others before them could not...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 5 days ago 301,529 reads 0 comments

  2. Lakers Trade Rumors: Kings Reportedly Reject Deal for No. 2 Pick in NBA Draft

    The Los Angeles Lakers are turning over every stone in hopes of landing Paul George in a trade with the Indiana Pacers , and that includes discussing a possible swap of lottery picks with the Sacramento Kings ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 days ago 194,695 reads 0 comments

  3. Lakers Trade Rumors: Julius Randle, Jordan Clarkson, Picks in Paul George Offer

    The Los Angeles Lakers already made one big trade Tuesday. Now they're trying to make it two. ESPN.com's Marc Stein reported the Lakers are attempting to trade the Nos...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 days ago 27,766 reads 0 comments

  4. Twitter Erupts as Lakers Trade D'Angelo Russell, Timofey Mozgov for Brook Lopez

    The Brooklyn Nets and Los Angeles Lakers made a blockbuster trade Tuesday, causing a shift around the league before Thursday's draft...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 210,011 reads 0 comments

  5. D'Angelo Russell, Timofey Mozgov to Be Traded from Lakers for Brook Lopez, Pick

    The Los Angeles Lakers tabbed D'Angelo Russell as a key piece of their rebuild when they selected him second overall in the 2015 NBA draft. Two years later, the 21-year-old point guard is already on the move...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 days ago 412,024 reads 0 comments

  6. Lakers Rumors: Paul George Trade Options and Buzz on Potential Draft-Day Moves

    The Los Angeles Lakers ' rebuild will officially kick into high gear this summer. Magic Johnson has taken over as president of basketball operations, brought in Rob Pelinka as ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 days ago 17,225 reads 0 comments

  7. Lakers Trade Rumors: LA 'Dangling' D'Angelo Russell to Acquire Top-12 Draft Pick

    ESPN's Chad Ford reported Monday that the Los Angeles Lakers are dangling guard D'Angelo Russell to land another top-12 pick in the 2017 NBA draft...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 days ago 107,314 reads 0 comments

  8. LaVar Ball Says Everybody Knows Lonzo Will Be a Laker, Won't Talk ZO2 Shoe Sales

    LaVar Ball once again expressed confidence Monday that his son, Lonzo Ball , will go No. 2 overall in the 2017 NBA draft to the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 6 days ago 17,955 reads 0 comments

  9. Lakers Trade Rumors: LA Won't Move Brandon Ingram, No. 2 Pick for Paul George

    While he'd represent a significant upgrade to their roster, the Los Angeles Lakers reportedly aren't willing to part with their best assets in order to acquire Paul George ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 days ago 137,918 reads 0 comments

  10. Lakers Favor Drafting Lonzo Ball, With an Eye on Paul George, LeBron James

    LOS ANGELES — For a Los Angeles Lakers franchise that has lost Kobe Bryant and a historic number of games over the past four seasons, the increasing likelihood that Paul ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 7 days ago 202,032 reads 0 comments

  11. Lakers Rumors: Lonzo Ball's Agent in Discussions with LA, No Guarantees Made

    While it remains likely Lonzo Ball ends up with the Los Angeles Lakers , nothing is certain just yet. According to Shams Charania of The Vertical, the team has not provided a guarantee for the No...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 7 days ago 19,548 reads 0 comments

  12. Lakers Rumors: Rounding Up Buzz on Paul George Trade, Draft Plans and More

    The rest of the NBA pulled off a rather remarkable feat over the past few days, drowning out the noise around the Los Angeles Lakers with stunning predraft developments. Well, mostly...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 7 days ago 3,464 reads 0 comments

  13. Lakers Trade Rumors: LA Attempting to Add Another 1st-Round Pick in NBA Draft

    The Los Angeles Lakers have discussed acquiring a second lottery pick in the 2017 NBA draft in hopes of adding perimeter help. ESPN...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 7 days ago 134,123 reads 0 comments

  14. Lakers Trade Rumors: LA Reportedly Won't Flip Young Stars to Land Paul George

    The Los Angeles Lakers won't prioritize trading for Paul George over holding on to their promising young players, ESPN.com's Ramona Shelburne reported Sunday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 8 days ago 47,888 reads 0 comments

  15. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Possible Draft Day Trades

    The NBA draft is less than a week away, and buzz is starting to ramp up regarding the Los Angeles Lakers ' interest in a possible trade involving the No. 2 overall pick. According to ESPN...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 days ago 56,710 reads 0 comments

  16. LaVar Ball Attends Lonzo's 2nd Predraft Workout with Lakers

    After not being invited to attend Lonzo Ball 's first predraft workout with the Los Angeles Lakers , LaVar Ball was in attendance for his son's second workout with the team Friday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 days ago 36,570 reads 0 comments

  17. Lakers Rumors: Magic Johnson Loves Markelle Fultz, May Trade Julius Randle

    Coming off four straight seasons with at least 55 losses, the Los Angeles Lakers have to start taking drastic action if they want to turn their fortunes around quickly...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 9 days ago 7,903 reads 0 comments

  18. Lakers Reportedly Weighing Trading Julius Randle to Land Markelle Fultz in Draft

    In the wake of NBA draft prospect Markelle Fultz 's workout with the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday, L.A. is reportedly considering maneuvering in order to land him...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 10 days ago 142,681 reads 0 comments

  19. Lakers Trade Rumors: Team Reportedly Shopping No. 2 Pick in 2017 NBA Draft

    The Los Angeles Lakers reportedly remain active in their efforts to shop the second overall pick ahead of the 2017 NBA draft on June 22...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 11 days ago 335,393 reads 0 comments

  20. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Lonzo Ball, Draft Plans and More

    Few teams face as much pressure and scrutiny as the Los Angeles Lakers this summer. This isn't just a case of the Lakers being the Lakers, either...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 11 days ago 3,698 reads 0 comments

  21. Ranking Los Angeles Lakers' Trade Assets Ahead of 2017 NBA Draft

    The Los Angeles Lakers are starving for star power. It's been that way at least since Kobe Bryant walked away, probably even longer. President of basketball operations Magic Johnson has no problem vocalizing that desire ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 11 days ago 33,280 reads 0 comments

  22. Lonzo Ball, Lakers Reportedly Schedule Final Pre-NBA Draft Meeting

    On Tuesday, Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson said the team planned to schedule a second predraft workout with Lonzo Ball. Now the two sides have set a date...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 11 days ago 29,257 reads 0 comments

  23. LeBron James Reportedly 'Likely' to Join Lakers or Clippers as 2018 Free Agent

    When LeBron James returned to the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2014, many expected he'd finish his NBA career in northeast Ohio. However, he may go westward when he can opt out of his contract after the 2017-18 season...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 12 days ago 224,057 reads 0 comments

  24. Lakers Host De'Aaron Fox for 1st Workout, Josh Jackson for 2nd Before NBA Draft

    The Los Angeles Lakers were busy Tuesday, hosting De'Aaron Fox and Josh Jackson for workouts at their practice facility in El Segundo, California...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 12 days ago 4,958 reads 0 comments

  25. Lakers Looking to Bring Lonzo Ball in for 2nd Workout, Markelle Fultz for 1st

    The Los Angeles Lakers are doing their due diligence before settling on a player for the No. 2 pick in the 2017 NBA draft. According to Brad Turner of the Los Angeles Times , Lonzo Ball will get a second workout with the team...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 12 days ago 74,274 reads 0 comments