1. How Much Playing Time Will Julius Randle Earn?

    With the exception of Kyrie Irving , the last 10 Rookies of the Year logged a minimum of 35 minutes a game. (Kyrie averaged 30 minutes)...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 9 days ago 1,369 reads 3 comments


    From his office above the court at the Lakers ' practice facility, general manager Mitch Kupchak peers down and sees the elite athlete he recognizes -- not the guy who, recovering ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 9 days ago 2,820 reads 9 comments

  3. Lil Wayne Believes Lakers Will Make the Playoffs This Year

    Despite the low expectations, there are still some people who have that sense of optimism towards the Los Angeles Lakers for next season.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 9 days ago 949 reads 3 comments

  4. Are There Enough Shots to Go Around for LA Lakers This Season?

    One ball might not be enough for the Los Angeles Lakers in 2014-15. In assembling the roster for next season, the Lakers took a twofold approach by acquiring and retaining ready-to-contribute talent that wouldn't cost them long-term flexibility..

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 11 days ago 29,029 reads 125 comments

  5. Swaggy P Explains No Tattoo on Right Arm

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  6. Kobe on Wiggins: Cavs Making a Mistake

    Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant spoke out on recent #1 draft pick Andrew Wiggins, most notably the “all but official” trade that would send him to the Minnesota Timberwolves in exchange for Kevin Love...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 12 days ago 43,269 reads 33 comments

  7. Lakers Roster: Can Robert Sacre Start for the Lakers?

    The current Laker roster is full of scorers. Jeremy Lin, Carlos Boozer, Kobe Bryant , and Nick Young are all capable of large scoring nights. Scoring isn't the only element to winning a game...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 12 days ago 3,491 reads 7 comments

  8. VIDEO: Byron Scott Predicts Kobe's Stats for Next Season

    Five-time NBA champion Kobe Bryant is heading into a season filled with uncertainty. Kobe is coming off a knee injury that ended his season last December potentially threatening his career heading into his 19th NBA season...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 12 days ago 1,573 reads 1 comments

  9. The Highs and Lows of the 2014-2015 LA Lakers Schedule

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  10. Stat Projections for Each Los Angeles Lakers Offseason Addition

    They may have their eyes on a postseason return in 2014-15, but the Los Angeles Lakers won't get enough production out of their newcomers to make it there. Even following a disappointing and uncharacteristic 27-55 season, L...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 12 days ago 25,980 reads 52 comments

  11. ESPN Names Lakers' Boozer Worst Newcomer

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 13 days ago 9,491 reads 19 comments

  12. Reasonable Expectations for Kobe Bryant in 2014-15

    Kobe Bryant is into defiance. He has scoffed at aging trends, signed contracts many believed to be undeserved and fought through injuries that typically shelve NBA players for good...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 13 days ago 69,471 reads 231 comments

  13. Lakers Rumors: How Michael Beasley Would Fit with LA's Current Roster

    If Los Angeles Lakers fans thought Carlos Boozer was a strange addition to their beloved team, imagine the confusion if one Michael Beasley comes on board the ship...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 13 days ago 17,792 reads 16 comments

  14. Charles Barkley: 'It's Over” for Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers

    There comes a time when every great player is no longer able to produce at an elite level anymore. With Kobe Bryant fresh off back-to-back seasons in which he suffered a season-ending ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 13 days ago 17,605 reads 31 comments

  15. VIDEO: Byron Scott's 3 Favorite Things About Kobe Bryant

    Head coach Byron Scott has a tough task ahead of him after taking the helm of the Los Angeles Lakers after their worst season in franchise history...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 13 days ago 936 reads 0 comments

  16. Trying to Make Sense of the Lakers Uneventful Offseason (So Far)

    When the Lakers gave Kobe Bryant his massive two-year extension last November, it gave us a slight clue as to what their intentions were for this offseason...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 13 days ago 967 reads 0 comments

  17. Building the Perfect Starting 5 with LA Lakers' All-Timers

    The making of “best” lists is a dangerous proposition. It invites disagreement—especially given the number of great players who have donned the Los Angeles Lakers ’ purple and gold...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 13 days ago 31,031 reads 99 comments

  18. Predicting Los Angeles Lakers' Final 15-Man Roster

    The Los Angeles Lakers ' summer wasn't filled with star acquisitions the way many fans hoped it would be, but significant changes have been made to the roster entering the 2014-15 NBA season...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 13 days ago 35,954 reads 66 comments

  19. Lakers 2014-15 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record Predictions

    The Los Angeles Lakers are in an era of immense uncertainty, coming off a woeful season with an aging legend in Kobe Bryant hoping to regather the magic he's regularly produced over the years...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 14 days ago 25,974 reads 98 comments

  20. Will Kobe Bryant's Return Make Lakers Western Conference Dark Horse?

    In December of 2013, Kobe Bryant 's left knee suffered a fracture to the lateral tibial plateau, dealing a further blow to a superstar who missed the first 19 games of the season while recovering from a torn Achilles...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 14 days ago 24,742 reads 104 comments

  21. Michael Beasley's Best Shot at Redemption Is with the Los Angeles Lakers

    The Los Angeles Lakers and Michael Beasley —why not? At this stage of the offseason, it makes a whole lot of sense for the two sides to join forces...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 14 days ago 22,710 reads 62 comments

  22. Lakers to Play Howard's Rockets on Opening Night, Gasol's Bulls on Christmas

    LOS ANGELES — Dwight Howard and Pau Gasol have distinctly different legacies in Los Angeles, but these days they share a link: They're moving on in life as former Lakers , having left Kobe Bryant behind...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 14 days ago 78,403 reads 208 comments

  23. Rumor: Lakers to Play Dwight, Rockets in Opener

    Yesterday, it was rumored that the Lakers will travel to Chicago to play former Laker Pau Gasol and the Chicago Bulls ...

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  24. Qualified Hire: Byron Scott's Resume

    After finishing up filling out the roster, the Lakers decided to announce the hiring of former player, Byron Scott, as the team's next Head Coach...

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  25. Does Ryan Kelly Fit in New-Look Lakers Frontcourt?

    Last season, Ryan Kelly proved to be one of the bright spots on an otherwise lackluster Lakers team. As Los Angeles welcomes a new look front-court, does the athletic forward still have a fit? Or will he ultimately be pushed to the side?...

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