1. Lakers News: Latest Buzz on No. 2 Pick, Free-Agent Targets and More

    Of the rebuilding former juggernauts that are expected to make major splashes this summer, the New York Knicks beat the Los Angeles Lakers to the punch...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 2,524 reads 1 comments

  2. Lakers Rumors: Latest Trade Talk, Free-Agency and Predraft Buzz for Los Angeles

    The 2016 offseason needs to be a big one if the Los Angeles Lakers are going to return to respectability under new head coach Luke Walton. Not a big offseason as in the "swing for the fences" moves that are always bandied about when it comes to L...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 month ago 34,433 reads 0 comments

  3. Lakers Rumors: Los Angeles Reportedly Will Pursue Al Horford in Free Agency

    The Los Angeles Lakers are reportedly keen to make a big splash in free agency this summer by pursuing four-time All-Star Al Horford ...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 56,470 reads 118 comments

  4. Lakers Rumors: Latest on LeBron James and Potential D'Angelo Russell Trade

    The Los Angeles Lakers ' offseason is starting to take shape. With Ben Simmons all but confirming Tuesday that the Philadelphia 76ers will select him with the first overall selection, ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 186,914 reads 10 comments

  5. Luke Walton to Lakers: Takeaways from Coach's Introductory Press Conference

    The Los Angeles Lakers held an introductory press conference for new head coach Luke Walton on Tuesday, less than 48 hours after he was an assistant on the sidelines as the Golden ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 29,057 reads 114 comments

  6. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on LeBron James and 2016 NBA Draft Plans

    After a tumultuous season that saw the team finish 17-65, the Los Angeles Lakers could be busy this offseason in free agency and the 2016 NBA draft...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 1 month ago 48,217 reads 3 comments

  7. Rounding Up the Latest LA Lakers Rumors Ahead of the 2016 NBA Draft

    The 2016 NBA draft is just days away, and Los Angeles Lakers rumors are holding at a steady boil. L.A. has the No. 2 pick in hand with two clear candidates at the top—LSU’s Ben Simmons and Duke’s Brandon Ingram...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 14,901 reads 2 comments

  8. Brandon Ingram Would Be Perfect Weapon for LA Lakers in Modern NBA

    Toward the conclusion of Brandon Ingram’s initial media scrum in Los Angeles, the lanky, prodigiously gifted prospect—who in all likelihood will be selected by the Lakers ...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 1 month ago 26,733 reads 70 comments

  9. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Jordan Clarkson and 2016 NBA Draft Options

    Now that the 2015-16 NBA season is officially over, the league and its fans can focus solely on what lies ahead in the offseason, which includes the draft on June 23 and the start of free agency in July...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 32,124 reads 4 comments

  10. Lakers Trade Rumors: D'Angelo Russell Could Be Dealt for 2016 NBA Draft Pick

    One year after drafting D'Angelo Russell with the second overall pick, the Los Angeles Lakers are reportedly willing to shop him in exchange for another high draft pick this year...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 256,415 reads 505 comments

  11. D'Angelo Russell Trade Rumors: Latest News, Buzz, Speculation on Lakers Guard

    After a tumultuous rookie season with the Los Angeles Lakers , guard D'Angelo Russell is the subject of trade talks with the 2016 NBA offseason officially underway. Continue for updates...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 121,795 reads 166 comments

  12. Lakers Rumors: Top Buzz Surrounding Brandon Ingram, Kris Dunn and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers should be very excited for the NBA draft on June 23. After a franchise-worst 17 wins during the 2015-16 season, the squad will be able to add to its young core with two selections, including the No...

    Jared  Johnson Written by Jared Johnson about 1 month ago 38,395 reads 112 comments

  13. Lakers Rumors: Hassan Whiteside, Jordan Clarkson and 2016 NBA Draft Buzz

    The Los Angeles Lakers have a lot to do to rebuild themselves into a contender, making them—as always—one of the more intriguing teams to watch this offseason...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 84,075 reads 8 comments

  14. 5 Hidden Gems the LA Lakers Should Target in NBA Draft's 2nd Round

    The Los Angeles Lakers will have the No. 2 pick in the NBA draft for the second year in a row come June 23rd's proceedings at the Barclay’s Center. But let’s not forget about their other selection—a respectable No...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 71,885 reads 76 comments

  15. Magic Johnson Requests Lakers to Remove Honorary Title of VP

    Magic Johnson will reportedly no longer be the honorary vice president of the Los Angeles Lakers . According to ESPN.com , Johnson requested that the team eliminate the title and "his name from the staff directory...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 174,642 reads 134 comments

  16. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Jordan Clarkson, Draft Plans and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers remain one of the rumor market's headline acts ahead of the 2016 NBA draft and free agency. Being the Lakers sure doesn't hurt...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 52,216 reads 6 comments

  17. Lakers News: Latest Buzz Surrounding 2016 NBA Draft Plans

    The 2016 NBA draft is just a couple of weeks away on June 23, and the Los Angeles Lakers will find themselves on the clock quickly with the second overall pick. Should the Lakers stay put at No...

    Justin Neuman Written by Justin Neuman about 1 month ago 35,656 reads 2 comments

  18. Jordan Clarkson Agrees to Four-Year Contract with Lakers

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Jordan Clarkson has agreed to a new four-year contract to remain at the Staples Center. Continue for updates...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 97,795 reads 258 comments

  19. Young Fan Cries After Not Meeting Kobe, Later Does with Help from Vanessa Bryant

    If at first you don't succeed, cry about it—then it might happen. That's how the saying goes, right? It worked for Ayden—a young fan who was particularly disheartened after missing his chance to meet Kobe Bryant last week...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 month ago 29,140 reads 16 comments

  20. Phil Jackson: Shaq Showed Up to Lakers Practice with Nothing but Shoes On

    Retired NBA great and TNT analyst Shaquille O'Neal has always had a great sense of humor. According to more than one of his former coaches, that humor involved nudity during his playing days...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 1 month ago 189,138 reads 41 comments

  21. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Team's Plans for Trade Market and Free Agency

    Even though we're in the midst of the NBA Finals, the rumor mill is still swirling, especially when it comes to the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Justin Neuman Written by Justin Neuman about 1 month ago 104,511 reads 141 comments

  22. Realistic 2016 Free-Agency Targets for the LA Lakers

    As the NBA Finals progress, fans of the Los Angeles Lakers are left to ponder their own path back to basketball greatness. Summer free agency is one of the major tools for betterment, and L...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 51,730 reads 1 comments

  23. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Draft Plans, Free-Agent Targets and More

    The biggest news around the Los Angeles Lakers this offseason so far is the hiring of coach Luke Walton. Landing the second pick in the upcoming draft wasn't unexpected for L...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 39,378 reads 2 comments

  24. What If Ben Simmons Falls to the Los Angeles Lakers at No. 2?

    With the second overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft, the Los Angeles Lakers will likely select whichever franchise-altering prospect the Philadelphia 76ers don’t: Louisiana State University’s Ben Simmons or Duke’s Brandon Ingram...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 1 month ago 114,737 reads 181 comments

  25. Lakers Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz on 2nd Overall Pick, Top Free-Agent Targets

    The Los Angeles Lakers are entering one of their more pivotal offseasons in recent history, one that figures to set the tone for the future of their illustrious franchise and lift them out of a dark time...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 112,138 reads 21 comments