1. Are the Lakers a Team of the Past or the Future?

    New Yorks Knicks President and former Lakers coach Phil Jackson, along with Knicks GM Steve Mills, sat down recently for a wide-ranging interview with the New York Times...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 12 days ago 520 reads 0 comments

  2. Lakers Drawing Closer to Drafting D'Angelo Russell to Lead Team into Next Era

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — If the Los Angeles Lakers draft Ohio State guard D'Angelo Russell on Thursday night, as is the increasing likelihood, it will be for one simple reason...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 12 days ago 280,483 reads 495 comments

  3. Lakers Rumors: Assessing Los Angeles' Options for No. 2 Overall Pick

    The Los Angeles Lakers were a big lottery winner when they moved up to the No. 2 pick in the 2015 NBA draft. Now the question is what will happen with this valuable spot...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 12 days ago 3,251 reads 0 comments

  4. Lakers Rumors: DeMarcus Cousins Trade Being Discussed by Kings and LA

    With time dwindling before the 2015 NBA draft gets going, the Los Angeles Lakers and Sacramento Kings are ramping up discussions regarding a potential blockbuster trade centered around DeMarcus Cousins ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 12 days ago 11,285 reads 4 comments

  5. Despite Opting Out, Davis Would 'Love' to Return

    Forward/center Ed Davis has opted out of his contract with the Lakers , according to a person with access to the league's daily transactions...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 12 days ago 1,235 reads 0 comments

  6. Report: Davis Opts out of Final Year of Contract

    On a Los Angeles Lakers team where very few players were even average defenders, Ed Davis stood out this season as someone who knew his strengths as a rebounder and rim protector...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 12 days ago 33 reads 0 comments

  7. Lakers News: Rounding Up Latest on Jordan Hill, Free Agency and More

    Most eyes gravitate toward the Los Angeles Lakers ahead of the 2015 NBA draft. There are teams in a rebuild, sure...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 13 days ago 4,676 reads 0 comments

  8. Lakers Rumors: Chatter Surrounding DeMarcus Cousins and NBA Draft Trades

    Most years, the Los Angeles Lakers approach the NBA draft with a semblance of calm. The eminently successful franchise is often coming off a strong season with late draft picks and the luxury of being able to take the best player available...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 13 days ago 5,883 reads 1 comments

  9. Nike Kobe X 'Independence Day' Release Date Schedule, Pics and Retail Price

    If you want to grab attention at a barbecue during the Fourth of July weekend, Nike is about to release the ideal sneaker for you. The Kobe X Independence Day editions are just days away from release...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 13 days ago 1,681 reads 0 comments

  10. Lakers' 2015 NBA Draft Pick Will Define Franchise Direction for Next 10 Years

    Basic logic would have the Los Angeles Lakers securing Jahlil Okafor with their No. 2 selection on draft night and living happily ever after—or at least for the next decade...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 13 days ago 28,232 reads 152 comments

  11. Should Lakers Favor Cousins Over Their Youth?

    The ping-pong balls salvaged the Lakers a coveted lottery pick, leaving general manager Mitch Kupchak both relieved and eager to pop open a champagne bottle to celebrate...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 13 days ago 2,394 reads 1 comments

  12. Lakers News: Analyzing Latest Draft-Day Trade Rumors and Potential Picks

    The Los Angeles Lakers are in a rare position. For just the fourth time since 1994, the Purple and Gold are slated to make a selection in the NBA draft lottery...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 14 days ago 13,392 reads 6 comments

  13. How the DeMarcus Cousins Sweepstakes Impacts the Lakers' Draft Plan

    The Los Angeles Lakers looked like they would use their No. 2 draft pick to add and develop a potential future franchise player, that is, until DeMarcus Cousins became the object of trade talk...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 14 days ago 1,304 reads 1 comments

  14. Lakers Rumors: Latest on DeMarcus Cousins, Potential Draft Trades and More

    It seems the Los Angeles Lakers just pulled back the curtains on the master plan— DeMarcus Cousins ...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 14 days ago 8,425 reads 2 comments

  15. How Rumored Dwyane Wade-Kobe Bryant Pairing Could Work for Los Angeles Lakers

    Admit it, NBA fans. The thought of a potential Dwyane Wade - Kobe Bryant pairing for the 2015-16 Los Angeles Lakers is, at the very least, intriguing...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 14 days ago 70,650 reads 83 comments

  16. Goran Dragic, Rajon Rondo Among Top Point Guard Options...

    There aren't many point guards available in free agency this summer, but which ones should the Lakers consider as they search for a back-court partner for Jordan Clarkson?.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 14 days ago 1,783 reads 0 comments

  17. Can the Los Angeles Lakers Build a Blockbuster DeMarcus Cousins Trade?

    You've got to admire the Los Angeles Lakers ' ambition, but you've also got to acknowledge the myriad obstacles between them and their reported target, Sacramento Kings center DeMarcus Cousins ...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 14 days ago 237,651 reads 793 comments

  18. Lakers News: Latest on LA's 2015 NBA Draft Plans, Free Agents and More

    The present-future tightrope teams must teeter on each year defines the Los Angeles Lakers this offseason. Like last year, general manager Mitch Kupchak and the front office clutch a top-five pick in the upcoming draft...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 15 days ago 5,708 reads 1 comments

  19. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Draft Trade, Jimmy Butler and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers will begin preparations for the 2015-16 NBA season later this week when the team picks second in the draft. The Lakers went 21-61 this past year, the fourth-worst record in the entire league...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sam Spiegelman about 15 days ago 20,467 reads 4 comments

  20. Why Wayne Ellington Should Return to Los Angeles Lakers Next Season

    It may have gone largely unnoticed during a generally miserable year, but Wayne Ellington heads into summer free agency on the heels of his best NBA season...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 15 days ago 19,435 reads 65 comments

  21. Lakers Will Try to Buck a Trend with No. 2 Pick

    Listeners of the Lakers ' flagship radio station in recent weeks have likely heard a promotion that captures the lofty expectations that come with having the No. 2 pick in Thursday's NBA draft...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 16 days ago 1,513 reads 0 comments

  22. Los Angeles Lakers Have Obvious Choice at No. 2 Pick in the 2015 NBA Draft

    Forget analytics for just a minute and think about intangibles. The Los Angeles Lakers have an obvious choice in Thursday’s NBA draft with the second overall pick, and it shouldn't take a rocket scientist to figure out what that is...

    Howard Ruben Written by Howard Ruben about 16 days ago 83,649 reads 467 comments

  23. Report: Davis Seeking $7-10M Per Year in Free Agency

    Ed Davis was a bargain for the Los Angeles Lakers this past season, and he's going to be a free agent in July. The big man signed a crazy-cheap deal last summer, and he will get a raise after opting out of his $1...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 17 days ago 4,508 reads 1 comments

  24. 5 Realistic Targets for Los Angeles Lakers to Chase During 2015 Offseason

    Summertime sparks the imagination of NBA fans everywhere, as they creatively transform their favorite team's ho-hum roster into a star-studded juggernaut...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 17 days ago 76,721 reads 202 comments

  25. Ed Davis 'Definitely' Wants Return to LA

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 17 days ago 3,261 reads 0 comments