1. Nick Young's Top 10 Plays of 2013-14 (video)

    Without a doubt, Nick Young was the fan favorite of the dismal 2013-14 season. His flair, style, and…well….swag kept things fresh and interesting for the Lakers ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 23 days ago 1,758 reads 0 comments

  2. Lamar Odom's Descent into Personal & Professional Oblivion

    During last night's episode of Keeping up with the Kardashians, Khloe opened up about filing for divorce from her estranged husband Lamar Odom, whose well-documented downfall has been the subject of endless controversy and speculation...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 23 days ago 50 reads 0 comments

  3. Byron Scott Hire Shows Los Angeles Lakers Are Still All About Kobe Bryant

    More important than the four-year commitment the Los Angeles Lakers made to Byron Scott is the short-term vow it reinforces: Everything is about Kobe Bryant . Time has changed the Lakers in a variety of ways...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 23 days ago 13,159 reads 34 comments

  4. Nerve Issues the Key for Nash

    When Steve Nash came to the Lakers in the summer of 2012, promises of championship contention seemed a foregone conclusion.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 23 days ago 1,180 reads 0 comments

  5. How Can Byron Scott Maximize Nick Young's Utility?

    The regular season is still months off, but it’s not too soon to wonder how new Los Angeles Lakers coach Byron Scott will utilize key players. One of those is the irrepressible Nick “Swaggy P” Young...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 23 days ago 3,416 reads 18 comments

  6. Predicting the Roles and Impact of Each Lakers Newcomer This Season

    The Los Angeles Lakers reshuffled their deck this offseason, re-signing several players from last season's team while also bringing in new talent...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 24 days ago 27,078 reads 52 comments

  7. Gary Vitti Confident in Kobe Bryant to Remain Healthy

    For the last year and a half, one man has dominated the majority of the Lakers coverage: Kobe Bryant . In an interview with Lakers reporter Mike Trudell, longtime trainer Gary Vitti ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 24 days ago 1,854 reads 1 comments

  8. Roscoe Smith to Attend Lakers Camp

    Former UNLV and UConn forward Roscoe Smith has accepted an invite to Lakers training camp, a source tells Adam Zagoria of SNY.tv (on Twitter). The 23-year-old went undrafted in June...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 24 days ago 41 reads 0 comments

  9. The Perils of Linsanity: How Effective Will Jeremy Lin Really Be?

    Wading through the mythology, the real question remains: can Jeremy Lin help the Los Angeles Lakers this season?.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 24 days ago 1,578 reads 3 comments

  10. Jeremy Lin Must Reinvent Himself with LA Lakers

    It seems as if Jeremy Lin has gone through a lot of basketball reincarnations in a relatively short space of time...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 24 days ago 34,395 reads 133 comments

  11. 5 Challenges Byron Scott Faces as Los Angeles Lakers Head Coach

    Challenges aren't hard to come by for Los Angeles Lakers head coaches. Byron Scott just has the pleasure—or displeasure—of facing more than usual...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 25 days ago 27,433 reads 61 comments

  12. Los Angeles Lakers Have Nothing to Lose by Signing Michael Beasley

    If free-agent forward Michael Beasley is a no-risk option for the Los Angeles Lakers , does it matter what type of reward —high, low or anywhere in between —he ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 25 days ago 53,760 reads 145 comments

  13. Examining Jordan Clarkson's Future with LA Lakers

    NBA Summer League performances are typically taken with a grain of salt, but don't tell that to fans of Jordan Clarkson ...

    Steven Cook Written by Steven Cook about 25 days ago 10,839 reads 10 comments

  14. Report: Keith Appling Signs Camp Deal with Lakers

    Keith Appling has agreed to a non-guaranteed camp deal with the Los Angeles Lakers , league sources tell RealGM...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 25 days ago 10,347 reads 2 comments

  15. Lakers Rumors: Potential Michael Beasley Signing Carries Minimal Risk or Reward

    The two words nestled together in a sentence, side by side like two baby birds waiting for their mother to come back with their morning nourishment, have become the NBA embodiment of the Yuck sticker: Michael...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 25 days ago 32,525 reads 54 comments

  16. Julius Randle Says He'll Be NBA Rookie of the Year

    When you're a top draft pick, much like Julius Randle of the Los Angeles Lakers you'll often find yourself on a bad team. That's not good if you're hoping to win immediately but great if you're looking to pad your stats...

    Robert Piva Written by Robert Piva about 25 days ago 9,132 reads 4 comments

  17. Should Randle Pattern Game After Lamar Odom?

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 26 days ago 6,596 reads 9 comments

  18. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Michael Beasley, Shawn Marion and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers finished the 2013-14 season with an abysmal record of 27-55, and there are rumors that the franchise will do whatever it takes to bounce back and make the postseason once again...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 26 days ago 43,440 reads 30 comments

  19. L.A. Lakers Missed out on a Potential Star by Not Signing Lance Stephenson

    After making a convincing yet failed push for Carmelo Anthony, it appears the Los Angeles Lakers’ premier free-agent pickups will be Nick Young, Carlos Boozer and Jordan Hill after offering them a combined $42...

    Daniel Lewis Written by Daniel Lewis about 28 days ago 5,804 reads 20 comments

  20. Trainer: Nash '100 Percent Healthy' Right Now

    Los Angeles Lakers point guard Steve Nash went through injury struggles during last season that caused irritation in his back and hamstring issues. While he worked hard to get past that, Lakers trainer Gary Vitti has confirmed Nash's health...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 28 days ago 7,905 reads 13 comments

  21. Lakers News: Latest on Michael Beasley Workout and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers are apparently still looking for talent to fill out their roster. Per Dave McMenamin of ESPN...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 28 days ago 20,276 reads 4 comments

  22. 4 Veteran Free Agents the Los Angeles Lakers Can Still Pursue

    The coffers are running low this summer as the Los Angeles Lakers attempt to scrap together a viable playoff team around Kobe Bryant , but there are still some experienced free agents they could potentially add...

    Josh Cohen Written by Josh Cohen about 28 days ago 90,379 reads 117 comments

  23. Nick Young Ready to Be Robin to Kobe Bryant's Batman

    Nick Young quickly became a Staples Center and Lakernation fan favorite last season, with his swag(gy) style and flair. While his re-signing with the team was a bit surprising, it was welcome with open arms...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 28 days ago 5,540 reads 7 comments

  24. No Middle Ground: Lakers' Motley Crew Will Be Feel-Good Story or Sheer Disaster

    Respectability or bust. Don't expect the slogan to take the marketing world by storm or even pacify restless Los Angeles Lakers fans, but it needs to be Hollywood's mantra for the 2014-15 campaign...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 28 days ago 22,161 reads 166 comments

  25. Breaking Down the Los Angeles Lakers' Point Guard Position

    Preseason discussion about a lack of leadership at the point guard position is nothing new for the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Howard Ruben Written by Howard Ruben about 29 days ago 37,266 reads 94 comments