1. Most Likely Trade Targets for the Los Angeles Lakers This Offseason

    With the No. 2 overall pick, the Los Angeles Lakers are focusing their offseason moves on the draft and the free-agency market...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 19 days ago 35,010 reads 62 comments

  2. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Draft Plans and Pursuit of Free Agents

    When it comes to the Los Angeles Lakers , anything can happen as one of the Association's legendary franchises looks to rebuild...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 19 days ago 14,762 reads 13 comments

  3. Los Angeles Lakers Must Use 2015 NBA Draft to Find Dominant Big Man Again

    The Los Angeles Lakers belong to a league that has become increasingly guard-centric in recent years. But this storied franchise can’t use its No. 2 draft pick on a ball-handling prodigy...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 19 days ago 32,779 reads 227 comments

  4. What Qualities Will No. 2 Pick in NBA Draft Need to Flourish with Kobe?

    A city filled with pleasant weather and lush beaches might appear as a warm welcome. The instant fame in the entertainment capital of the world might become enticing. The Lakers ' steep championship history might seem inspiring...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 20 days ago 6,169 reads 0 comments

  5. Lakers' Workout Participants Inspired by Clarkson's Rise

    They all knew before their predraft workout Saturday that the Lakers were not going to use their second overall draft pick on any of them...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 21 days ago 2,147 reads 0 comments

  6. Kobe Asked for Photos of Legends for Motivation While Injured

    Few superstars in the NBA today or in the past have had to deal with the kind of injuries Kobe Bryant has had to endure during his near 20-year career...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 22 days ago 2,111 reads 0 comments

  7. Playing Keep or Cut with Each of Los Angeles Lakers' Free Agents

    With the Los Angeles Lakers finally looking in good shape to rebuild their proud organization, this summer's free-agency period will be a key stepping stone to getting back on top...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 22 days ago 53,731 reads 229 comments

  8. A Healthy Julius Randle Is Dangerous for the Rest of the NBA

    We didn't get to see a fully healthy Julius Randle or Kobe Bryant last season — in 2016 we'll see them both healthy and with some damn good company.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 22 days ago 2,479 reads 0 comments

  9. The Lakers Should Not Trade the Second Overall Pick

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 22 days ago 690 reads 1 comments

  10. Swaggy P Plays 'Iggy or Kobe'

    Can Nick Young tell the difference between an Iggy Azalea lyric and a Kobe Bryant lyric on SportsNation?.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 22 days ago 735 reads 0 comments

  11. Nick Young Facing Final Chance to Stay Home with Los Angeles Lakers

    One year ago, Nick Young was coming off a career-best season and about to re-sign with the Los Angeles Lakers on a lucrative new deal. But now, he’s merely an afterthought—a veteran vagabond on a team that’s all about the future...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 22 days ago 33,022 reads 110 comments

  12. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Jahlil Okafor and Robert Sacre's Return

    The Lakers head into this offseason at perhaps the franchise's nadir. Their front office has mangled nearly every decision since the beginning of the Dwight Howard era, starting with its treatment of Howard himself and continuing on down the line...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 23 days ago 12,438 reads 12 comments

  13. Can Jordan Clarkson Fill the Los Angeles Lakers' Point Guard Hole for Good?

    With the second pick in the 2015 NBA draft, cap space to blow and free agents to consider, the Los Angeles Lakers have more than their share of offseason questions. It'd be nice if they knew Jordan Clarkson was a long-term answer at the point...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 23 days ago 8,356 reads 10 comments

  14. Medina: Should Lakers Go Big or Small in the Draft?

    When he watches NBA games both in the stands and on television, Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak seems convinced a team's success largely hinges on having a star point guard...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 23 days ago 2,745 reads 1 comments

  15. Kobe Bryant Hopes to Start Shooting in 6 Weeks, Updates Shoulder Injury

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 23 days ago 593 reads 0 comments

  16. The Lakers' Road to Success Is Impossible to Predict

    It doesn't have to take forever for the Lakers to field a championship caliber roster, but we probably won't see it coming.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 23 days ago 747 reads 0 comments

  17. Report: Lakers to Pick Up Sacre's Option

    The Los Angeles Lakers expect to pick up center Robert Sacre's veteran-minimum team option, league sources told RealGM...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 23 days ago 1,017 reads 0 comments

  18. Report: Lakers Want to Take Jahlil Okafor with No. 2 Pick

    D'Angelo Russell and Emmanuel Mudiay came through for much-publicised workouts — and as it goes in Los Angeles, any time the Lakers take even a sideways glance at a prospect ...

    Noah Jampol Written by Noah Jampol about 23 days ago 18,711 reads 4 comments

  19. Lakers Free Agency: Carlos Boozer's Time with the Lakers Is Probably over

    In the last of our Free Agency Forecast series, we take a look at Carlos Boozer and his future in the purple and gold.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 24 days ago 1,196 reads 0 comments

  20. Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak: No Decision Yet on No. 2 Draft Pick

    According to Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak, team officials have yet to decide on who they will select with the second overall pick in the 2015 NBA draft...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 24 days ago 31 reads 1 comments

  21. Lakers May Not Say It, but Desire to Go Big in NBA Draft Impossible to Hide

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Mitch Kupchak is skilled at using words without saying anything. When the Los Angeles Lakers general manager wants to stick to his conservative ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 24 days ago 100,833 reads 213 comments

  22. Should the Los Angeles Lakers Trade Their No. 27 Pick In the 2015 NBA Draft?

    The Los Angeles Lakers did not come away from a mostly wretched season empty-handed—they collected the Nos. 2, 27 and 34 picks in the upcoming NBA draft. That’s not bad as far as consolation prizes go...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 24 days ago 50,060 reads 189 comments

  23. Okafor on Playing for Lakers: 'Love to Be Here'

    The Los Angeles Lakers own the second overall pick in the upcoming 2015 NBA Draft and Jahlil Okafor has the best odds to land with the storied franchise on draft day later this month...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 25 days ago 22,258 reads 6 comments

  24. LA Lakers: Towns Would Bring Heat Needed for Playoff Push in 2015-16

    Karl-Anthony Towns — like fellow front-court product, Jahlil Okafor — is essentially a lock to be a top-two pick in the 2015 NBA Draft.....

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 25 days ago 733 reads 0 comments

  25. As Draft Draws Near, Lakers Appear Destined to Find Jahlil Okafor an Ideal Pick

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — As the Los Angeles Lakers contemplate whom to select with their prized No. 2 overall draft pick, meeting top prospects for get-to-know-you dinners before ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 25 days ago 82,385 reads 297 comments