1. Magic Johnson Says Lakers Are 1 Superstar from Competing with Warriors, Spurs

    Basketball Hall of Famer Magic Johnson made his return to the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday in an advisory role to owner Jeanie Buss, and he's speaking out about what the franchise must do to compete in the Western Conference...

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  2. Sources Hint Magic Johnson Hire Could Lead to Sweeping Changes for LA Lakers

    LOS ANGELES — You think this is some minor tweak, some neat public relations bump in tough times or even just signaling the end of Jim Buss’ tenure in charge of the Los ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 month ago 61,274 reads 0 comments

  3. Washington Wizards Troll Nick Young with Iggy Azalea Track

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young learned Thursday he will take part in the upcoming Three-point Contest during this year's All-Star Weekend in New Orleans , but that didn't ...

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  4. Magic Johnson to Advise Lakers Ownership: Latest Comments and Reaction

    Seven months after Magic Johnson lost his honorary title with the team, the Los Angeles Lakers are bringing him back in an official capacity...

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  5. 5 Questions the L.A. Lakers Must Answer Before 2017 NBA Trade Deadline

    LOS ANGELES — Twenty games into the 2016-17 NBA season, the young Los Angeles Lakers were 10-10 and flirting with a playoff berth. Now, with 50 played, L.A...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 1 month ago 23,163 reads 0 comments

  6. Luol Deng Comments on President Donald Trump's Immigration Ban

    On Monday, Los Angeles Lakers forward Luol Deng joined the list of athletes and coaches who have spoken out against President Donald Trump's immigration ban enacted by executive ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 19,417 reads 0 comments

  7. Julius Randle Illness: Updates on Lakers Star's Pneumonia and Return

    Los Angeles Lakers forward Julius Randle has been dealing with pneumonia since Jan. 28. However, he is nearing a return to action. Continue for updates. Randle to Play vs...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 12,853 reads 0 comments

  8. LA Lakers May Have Found Something Special in Rookie Center Ivica Zubac

    LOS ANGELES — For eight long minutes, Los Angeles Lakers rookie center Ivica Zubac chased around the disciplined Utah Jazz , one rebound away from the third double-double of his young career...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 2 months ago 33,519 reads 0 comments

  9. Lakers vs. Jazz: Score, Highlights, Reaction from 2017 Regular Season

    Points haven't always flowed at a steady pace for the Utah Jazz (30-18) this season, but they've been able to lean on their defense to pick up the slack in a pinch...

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  10. Los Angeles Lakers Trade Value Rankings Heading into 2016-17 NBA Trade Deadline

    Although the 2016-17 NBA trade deadline is looming large, the Los Angeles Lakers aren’t looking like major players in the process...

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  11. Lakers Must Prioritize Keeping Top-3 Protected Pick over Winning

    LOS ANGELES — Staples Center rang out with an unfamiliar sound of a unified crowd cheering on the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night . "We want tacos," the fans screamed in unison...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 2 months ago 79,126 reads 0 comments

  12. Nick Young Drains 3, Celebrates with Dance

    Classic Nick Young . After hitting his fifth three-pointer of the night, Swaggy P celebrated the only way Swaggy P knows how. Young finished with 15 points and was 5-of-11 from beyond the arc...

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  13. How LA Lakers Should Address Each Area of Need at the NBA Trade Deadline

    The Los Angeles Lakers have improved over last season's 17-win debacle but are facing a fourth straight trip to the NBA 's draft lottery...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 2 months ago 28,864 reads 61 comments

  14. Luol Deng Injury: Updates on Lakers Star's Wrist and Return

    As the Los Angeles Lakers look to improve during the 2016-17 season, Luol Deng suffered a sprained wrist that will keep him out for at least one game. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 2,110 reads 4 comments

  15. Lakers Become First Team to Lose by 40 or More Points Multiple Times This Season

    Fact: The Lakers lost to the Spurs 134-94 on Thursday, becoming the first team in the NBA to lose by 40 or more points multiple times this season...

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  16. Brandon Ingram Has Started Turning the Corner for Los Angeles Lakers

    LOS ANGELES — Midway through the third period of the Los Angeles D-Fenders' 123-121 Saturday victory over the Grand Rapids Drive, 19-year-old rookie Brandon Ingram arrived confused at the Los Angeles Lakers ' El Segundo practice facility...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 3 months ago 53,650 reads 47 comments

  17. Midseason Player Grades for Each Los Angeles Lakers Player

    The Los Angeles Lakers are a study in contrasts as they reach the halfway mark of the 2016-17 season. They can be fun to watch as they romp up and down the court, but they can ...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 3 months ago 14,043 reads 21 comments

  18. When Focused, Julius Randle Is Los Angeles Lakers' Best Player

    LOS ANGELES — After pleading with the Los Angeles Lakers ' public relations staff, Julius Randle reluctantly removed his hat. "I really need a haircut, look at my chin," argued the 22-year-old forward, to no avail...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 3 months ago 32,559 reads 81 comments

  19. Julius Randle Becomes 6th Player with Multiple Triple-Doubles This Season

    Fact: Julius Randle had 19 points, 11 assists and 14 rebounds in the Los Angeles Lakers ' 116-102 win over the Memphis Grizzlies on Tuesday night, his second triple-double of the season...

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  20. Best Potential 2016-17 NBA Trade Deadline Targets for LA Lakers

    The young Los Angeles Lakers can be fun to watch and should only improve with time. But clawing their way back into playoff contention this season will be a tall order unless they upgrade the roster through a midseason trade...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 3 months ago 13,153 reads 4 comments

  21. NBA's New CBA May Help Lakers Keep Young Talent, Hurt Chances of Acquiring Star

    LOS ANGELES — Labor peace is at hand. On Friday, the NBA and the NBPA ratified the next collective bargaining agreement, which will run through the 2023-24 season. That's great news for basketball fans in general...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 3 months ago 50,602 reads 80 comments

  22. Time for the Los Angeles Lakers to Discover Who They Really Are

    LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Lakers started the season with such great promise, upsetting teams like the Golden State Warriors , Houston Rockets and Chicago Bulls in the early going...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 3 months ago 15,979 reads 67 comments

  23. Larry Nance Injury: Lakers F Out Indefinitely with Bone Bruise

    The Los Angeles Lakers announced an MRI revealed forward Larry Nance Jr. suffered a bone bruise in his left knee. He is out indefinitely. The Lakers also noted further results were inconclusive because of swelling...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 3,040 reads 6 comments

  24. Lakers News: Nick Young Trade Rumors, Shaq O'Neal Statue Date Revealed, More

    The Los Angeles Lakers have lost 10 of their past 11 games to erase a lot of the short-term optimism that emerged during the team's strong start to the 2016-17 season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 9,520 reads 0 comments

  25. Lakers News: Latest on Roster Makeup and Brandon Ingram's Development

    After 30 games, it's safe to say we have a good idea of what the Los Angeles Lakers will be this season. Exciting. Flawed. Loaded with potential...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 3 months ago 4,356 reads 1 comments