1. Are the Lakers Planning on Stealing Goran Dragic or Eric Bledsoe from the Suns?

    ESPN.com's Marc Stein reported today that the Los Angeles Lakers may be pushing to acquire either Goran Dragic or Eric Bledsoe next season should they become free agents and choose to leave the Phoenix Suns ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 12 days ago 25,030 reads 55 comments

  2. Blueprint for Julius Randle to Earn Starting Role with Los Angeles Lakers

    The Los Angeles Lakers enter the 2014-15 season as a team in flux. A slew of new faces are in the fold, including head coach Byron Scott, so the starting lineup and optimal rotation are far from set...

    Daniel O'Brien Written by Daniel O'Brien about 13 days ago 12,396 reads 23 comments

  3. 6 Things Los Angeles Lakers Must Figure Out Before Start of 2014-15 Season

    The Los Angeles Lakers are one of the most storied franchises in the NBA , but they enter the 2014-15 season with more questions than answers...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 13 days ago 14,882 reads 18 comments

  4. Kobe Bryant's Battle with Father Time Is a Must-See NBA Story

    Evidently, Kobe Bryant is not a Dylan Thomas fan. We can forgive No. 24 if he's not up on his 20th-century Welsh poetry, but you'd have thought the famous opening stanza from ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 13 days ago 29,913 reads 116 comments

  5. Lakers Officially Choose Not to Stretch Out Nash's Salary

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 13 days ago 4,495 reads 1 comments

  6. Lakers' Swaggy P Demonstrates Unique Joy Needed in Dog Days of NBA Offseason

    LOS ANGELES — I just had a dream about Swaggy P, and I'm curious what that might mean. A little worried what that might mean, actually...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 13 days ago 50,900 reads 219 comments

  7. Jennings: Kobe's Numbers 'Should Be Retired Throughout the NBA'

    Brandon Jennings is a huge Kobe Bryant fan and recently went as far as saying that the five-time champion is “really the greatest ever” ahead of Michael Jordan.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 13 days ago 907 reads 1 comments

  8. Why Kobe Bryant Will Still Be the Best Shooting Guard in the League

    The last time Kobe Bryant played a full (or relatively full) season, he completed one of his most impressive seasons.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 13 days ago 2,090 reads 1 comments

  9. Could Lakers Pursue Blatche or O'Neal?

    Plenty of teams, including the Los Angeles Lakers , would love to add a veteran big man to their roster and there are couple of players who can still go on the market...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 14 days ago 8,187 reads 13 comments

  10. INSTAGRAM: Ryan Kelly Training MMA in off-Season

    Ryan Kelly had an extremely promising rookie year averaging about eight points and four rebounds in 22 minutes per game. But Kelly knows he has a lot of work to do to turn that promise into production on the floor...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 14 days ago 2,630 reads 0 comments

  11. Iggy Azalea Hits Trick Shot at Los Angeles Lakers Facility (Video)

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 14 days ago 1,297 reads 0 comments

  12. Should the Lakers Trade for Rajon Rondo?

    Jackie MacMullan, the longtime Boston sportswriter and ESPN contributor, revealed this week that Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo has told the team he “wants out”, meaning that he has requested a trade from the organization...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 14 days ago 98 reads 1 comments

  13. Los Angeles Lakers' Paper-Thin Wing Depth Waiting to Be Exposed

    When you can count in your midst one of the two best shooting guards in NBA history, lack of wing depth shouldn’t be very high on the concern scale...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 16 days ago 17,522 reads 61 comments

  14. Do the Los Angeles Lakers Owe Kobe Bryant More in His Final Chapter?

    As Kobe Bryant prepares for the mental, physical and emotional rides sure to follow in his 19th NBA season, it cannot be easy for him to shake one haunting question. Is this it? That's not a confrontation with mortality either...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 17 days ago 24,340 reads 161 comments

  15. Pros and Cons of Los Angeles Lakers Gambling on Michael Beasley

    From the Miami Heat to the Minnesota Timberwolves . From the Wolves to the desert-based Phoenix Suns . From the Suns back to South Beach and the Heat...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 17 days ago 38,304 reads 74 comments

  16. NBA2K15: Kobe Bryant, Jeremy Lin Featured in Trailer

    The Los Angeles Lakers are turning over a new leaf heading into the 2014-15 NBA season with many new faces on the roster and on the sidelines...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 17 days ago 1,422 reads 0 comments

  17. Diagnosing Los Angeles Lakers' Remaining Roster Flaws

    Optimism comes cheaply in August for followers of the Los Angeles Lakers . It should not, however, be confused with reality. Make no mistake: The Lakers of 2014-15 will not be very good...

    Howard Ruben Written by Howard Ruben about 18 days ago 22,931 reads 73 comments

  18. NBA Player Spreads Dumb Hoax About a "Real Life Purge"

    Dan Steckenberg Written by Dan Steckenberg about 18 days ago 1,012 reads 0 comments

  19. Kobe's Doctor Discusses Lakers Star's Legendary Pain Tolerance

    For a recent SI Longform story, I spoke with Judy Seto, the longtime physical therapist for Kobe Bryant and the Lakers . The excerpts from our conversation focus on Bryant, his recovery and his singular pain tolerance...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Emilio Gonzales about 18 days ago 1,902 reads 0 comments

  20. What Are LA Lakers Looking for with Final Offseason Moves?

    Most NBA teams are settling in after an offseason of change or inaction, introducing new faces, welcoming back old ones, giving little or no thought to forthcoming additions and subtractions...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 18 days ago 36,264 reads 113 comments

  21. What Kobe Bryant Can Learn from Paul Pierce's Ageless Game

    He may be 36 years old and coming off a season fraught with injury, but Kobe Bryant 's superhuman credentials remain as credible as ever...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 18 days ago 18,370 reads 38 comments

  22. Top 5 Reasons Why the Los Angeles Lakers Won't Make the Playoffs This Season

    Despite acquiring a few fresh faces this summer, the Los Angeles Lakers are not prepared to qualify for playoff contention...

    Josh Haar Written by Josh Haar about 18 days ago 2,203 reads 4 comments

  23. Lakers Rumors: Los Angeles Has Better Free-Agent Options Than Michael Beasley

    The Los Angeles Lakers are looking to fill out the remaining spots on their roster before training camp begins, and one player drawing serious interest from the organization again is former Miami Heat forward Michael Beasley...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 18 days ago 10,058 reads 6 comments

  24. Lakers Rumors: Michael Beasley Workout Buzz and What Signing Would Mean for L.A.

    While the frenzy of the summer's free-agent activity may be in the rearview mirror, the process of building a complete squad for the coming season continues for several NBA teams...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 18 days ago 9,051 reads 3 comments

  25. Byron Scott Seeks Return to Traditional Principles

    After experiencing decreasing returns in recent years, the Los Angeles Lakers seem to be making a concerted effort to rebrand themselves. But not in some modernistic, forward-thinking way...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 19 days ago 6,384 reads 7 comments