1. Byron Scott Says Kobe Bryant Could Play Power Forward in 2015-16 Season

    Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant has been the NBA 's pre-eminent shooting guard for much of his career, but a change could be in store for the future Hall of Famer in 2015-16...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 61,137 reads 351 comments

  2. Byron Scott Says Kobe Could Play Power Forward

    With an infusion of mostly young talent like No. 2 overall pick D'Angelo Russell and Jordan Clarkson and the addition of Lou Williams, the Lakers used their summer league pairings to start experimenting with their lineup...

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  3. Los Angeles Lakers Have Pieces in Place to Secure Their Next Superstar

    As the late, great Aaliyah once sang, "If at first you don't succeed, dust yourself off and try again." The Los Angeles Lakers appear to have taken that repurposed adage to heart...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 2 months ago 147,131 reads 195 comments

  4. Hibbert Excited for Coach Who 'Played in NBA'

    Roy Hibbert had a lot of success under Frank Vogel. The defense Vogel built put Hibbert at the core and as a result, Hibbert became one of the best interior defenders in the league...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 2 months ago 1,543 reads 0 comments

  5. D'Angelo Russell's Arrival Can't Stunt Jordan Clarkson's Growth for Los Angeles

    The Los Angeles Lakers may have drafted a phenomenal prospect in D’Angelo Russell, but the team can’t let that overshadow Jordan Clarkson ’s development. Russell was the vaunted No...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 2 months ago 46,836 reads 145 comments

  6. Lakers Not Expected to Sign J.R. Smith in Free Agency

    With the additions of Roy Hibbert , Lou Williams and Brandon Bass via trade and free agency, Los Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak says the team may be looking to add another point guard or center...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 months ago 2,028 reads 0 comments

  7. Kobe on Playing Small Forward: 'I Can Do That'

    Heading into the 2015-16 NBA season, all the attention will be on Kobe Bryant 's return from his third consecutive season-ending injury...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 2 months ago 19,098 reads 5 comments

  8. Lakers Head Athletic Trainer Gary Vitti Retiring After '15-16 Season

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  9. Young on Trade Rumors: 'I Felt Like Pau Gasol'

    The Los Angeles Lakers made an interesting and unexpected move this summer in NBA free agency to sign reigning NBA Sixth Man of the Year, Lou Williams...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 2 months ago 1,867 reads 0 comments

  10. Lakers' Jordan Clarkson Looks to Build on Impressive Rookie Debut

    Jordan Clarkson thinks about the number 46 a lot. The Los Angeles Lakers guard will never forget slipping into the second half of Round 2 of the 2014 NBA Draft...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 2 months ago 1,006 reads 0 comments

  11. Lakers Nation Debate: Roy Hibbert Returning to All-Star Form?

    Topic: We wonder if Roy Hibbert can return to his All-Star form of 2013 with the Los Angeles Lakers this season...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 2 months ago 881 reads 0 comments

  12. Lakers Rumors: Rounding Up Buzz on Nick Young and Offseason Plans

    Through a combination of sticking with what they have and buying low (or attempting to), the Los Angeles Lakers look better off when comparing the current roster on paper against last year's iteration...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 2 months ago 66,454 reads 135 comments

  13. The Clock Is Ticking on Byron Scott's Future with the Los Angeles Lakers

    Heading into his second season as head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers , Byron Scott is facing not one, but multiple ticking clock scenarios...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 2 months ago 45,688 reads 183 comments

  14. Grading the Los Angeles Lakers' Offseason

    The Los Angeles Lakers began the offseason on a high note after drafting point guard D'Angelo Russell second overall. After picking up a few more pieces in free agency, the Lakers will soon kick off their rebuilding season...

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  15. Brandon Bass Is the Perfect Mentor for Julius Randle

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  16. Barkley Not Shocked by Kobe

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 2 months ago 1,712 reads 0 comments

  17. 12 Times Kobe Bryant Came Through and Shut Down Social Media

    For someone who only joined Twitter in 2013, Kobe Bryant dominates social media like it's his job. In just two years, Bryant has become a master mic-dropper...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 2 months ago 103,000 reads 93 comments

  18. Lakers Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Nick Young's Status with LA

    Nick Young 's future with the Los Angeles Lakers was shrouded in mystery for a few weeks at the start of free agency, as Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski reported...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 38,832 reads 112 comments

  19. Lou Williams Argues He and Nick Young Can Co-Exist

    One player has taken pride in coming off the bench and scoring in bunches. Another player has felt the same. One has done it consistently enough last season to win the NBA 's sixth man of the year award...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 3 months ago 1,364 reads 0 comments

  20. Kupchak May Add Another Guard or Two

    The Lakers will not host any more elaborate presentations. The team's introductory press conference Wednesday featuring center Roy Hibbert , guard Lou Williams and forward Brandon Bass represented the major offseason acquisitions...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 3 months ago 3,075 reads 0 comments

  21. Lakers News: Latest on Roy Hibbert, Lineup Plans for Next Season and More

    With what seems to be a complete, improved roster, the Los Angeles Lakers begin the march toward next season. There's a lot of work to do...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 months ago 25,890 reads 114 comments

  22. LaMarcus Aldridge Says Lakers Meeting Was 'Blown out of Proportion'

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  23. Roy Hibbert Has Perfect Chance to Salvage Career with Los Angeles Lakers

    Ups, downs and everything in between. Roy Hibbert has been there during his seven-year career with the Indiana Pacers . With just one year remaining on his contract, there's hope he can reestablish himself as one of the league's premier centers...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 3 months ago 46,268 reads 160 comments

  24. Los Angeles Lakers Playing with Fire Having Kobe Bryant at Small Forward

    Kobe Bryant and shooting guard have been synonymous for so many years. The future Hall of Famer took over as the Los Angeles Lakers ' starting 2-guard at the beginning ...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 3 months ago 101,665 reads 160 comments

  25. Lakers' Infusion of Young Talent to Test Kobe's Ability to Take Needed Step Back

    Kobe Bryant split a pair of hapless defenders like he was slipping through a closing door at the last second. Then, after breaching the lane, he looked off a third misguided soul, opening up a chasm for him to do the kind of things he does...

    Chris Palmer Written by Chris Palmer about 3 months ago 221,319 reads 400 comments