1. VIDEO: Byron Scott Predicts Kobe's Stats for Next Season

    Five-time NBA champion Kobe Bryant is heading into a season filled with uncertainty. Kobe is coming off a knee injury that ended his season last December potentially threatening his career heading into his 19th NBA season...

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  2. The Highs and Lows of the 2014-2015 LA Lakers Schedule

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  3. Stat Projections for Each Los Angeles Lakers Offseason Addition

    They may have their eyes on a postseason return in 2014-15, but the Los Angeles Lakers won't get enough production out of their newcomers to make it there. Even following a disappointing and uncharacteristic 27-55 season, L...

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  4. ESPN Names Lakers' Boozer Worst Newcomer

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  5. Reasonable Expectations for Kobe Bryant in 2014-15

    Kobe Bryant is into defiance. He has scoffed at aging trends, signed contracts many believed to be undeserved and fought through injuries that typically shelve NBA players for good...

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  6. Lakers Rumors: How Michael Beasley Would Fit with LA's Current Roster

    If Los Angeles Lakers fans thought Carlos Boozer was a strange addition to their beloved team, imagine the confusion if one Michael Beasley comes on board the ship...

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  7. Charles Barkley: 'It's Over” for Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers

    There comes a time when every great player is no longer able to produce at an elite level anymore. With Kobe Bryant fresh off back-to-back seasons in which he suffered a season-ending ...

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  8. VIDEO: Byron Scott's 3 Favorite Things About Kobe Bryant

    Head coach Byron Scott has a tough task ahead of him after taking the helm of the Los Angeles Lakers after their worst season in franchise history...

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  9. Trying to Make Sense of the Lakers Uneventful Offseason (So Far)

    When the Lakers gave Kobe Bryant his massive two-year extension last November, it gave us a slight clue as to what their intentions were for this offseason...

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  10. Building the Perfect Starting 5 with LA Lakers' All-Timers

    The making of “best” lists is a dangerous proposition. It invites disagreement—especially given the number of great players who have donned the Los Angeles Lakers ’ purple and gold...

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  11. Predicting Los Angeles Lakers' Final 15-Man Roster

    The Los Angeles Lakers ' summer wasn't filled with star acquisitions the way many fans hoped it would be, but significant changes have been made to the roster entering the 2014-15 NBA season...

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  12. Lakers 2014-15 Schedule: Top Games, Championship Odds and Record Predictions

    The Los Angeles Lakers are in an era of immense uncertainty, coming off a woeful season with an aging legend in Kobe Bryant hoping to regather the magic he's regularly produced over the years...

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  13. Will Kobe Bryant's Return Make Lakers Western Conference Dark Horse?

    In December of 2013, Kobe Bryant 's left knee suffered a fracture to the lateral tibial plateau, dealing a further blow to a superstar who missed the first 19 games of the season while recovering from a torn Achilles...

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  14. Michael Beasley's Best Shot at Redemption Is with the Los Angeles Lakers

    The Los Angeles Lakers and Michael Beasley —why not? At this stage of the offseason, it makes a whole lot of sense for the two sides to join forces...

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  15. Lakers to Play Howard's Rockets on Opening Night, Gasol's Bulls on Christmas

    LOS ANGELES — Dwight Howard and Pau Gasol have distinctly different legacies in Los Angeles, but these days they share a link: They're moving on in life as former Lakers , having left Kobe Bryant behind...

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  16. Rumor: Lakers to Play Dwight, Rockets in Opener

    Yesterday, it was rumored that the Lakers will travel to Chicago to play former Laker Pau Gasol and the Chicago Bulls ...

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  17. Qualified Hire: Byron Scott's Resume

    After finishing up filling out the roster, the Lakers decided to announce the hiring of former player, Byron Scott, as the team's next Head Coach...

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  18. Does Ryan Kelly Fit in New-Look Lakers Frontcourt?

    Last season, Ryan Kelly proved to be one of the bright spots on an otherwise lackluster Lakers team. As Los Angeles welcomes a new look front-court, does the athletic forward still have a fit? Or will he ultimately be pushed to the side?...

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  19. Magic: Think LA Will Get NFL Team in 2 Years

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  20. Kobe's Five Things

    When we sat down with longtime Lakers trainer Gary Vitti last week, the subject of Kobe Bryant 's chances to stay healthy in 2014-15 sparked Vitti's mind about the five things he thinks make Bryant the player he is...

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  21. LA Lakers' Biggest Winners and Losers of the 2014 Offseason

    Winning and losing is everything in sports. It can be the most obvious of things—such as the Los Angeles Lakers ’ worst-ever loss record in franchise history at 27-55 for the 2013-14 season...

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  22. Julius Randle Working on His Game (video)

    Julius Randle didn't have the greatest week at the Vegas Pro League. Too often, he was found winded and out of shape. Recall, that Randle had been on several flights before the Vegas Pro League, just to make sure his right foot checked out okay...

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  23. 5 Lakers Most Likely to Be Traded This Season

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  24. Nick Young, Kobe Bryant Working out This Summer Together

    After taking over the reigns as Lakers leader last season, Nick Young knows he'll have to relinquish some of the scoring – and spotlight – to Kobe Bryant this year...

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  25. Kobe Bryant and Steve Nash Preparing for the End Together

    Editor's Note: Please welcome James Lamar, who will be one of the new contributors here at Silver Screen & Roll. He should be a great addition to our writing crew, and I look forward to many more articles from him...

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