1. Lakers Rumors: Magic Johnson Loves Markelle Fultz, May Trade Julius Randle

    Coming off four straight seasons with at least 55 losses, the Los Angeles Lakers have to start taking drastic action if they want to turn their fortunes around quickly...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 8,114 reads 0 comments

  2. Lakers Reportedly Weighing Trading Julius Randle to Land Markelle Fultz in Draft

    In the wake of NBA draft prospect Markelle Fultz 's workout with the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday, L.A. is reportedly considering maneuvering in order to land him...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 143,092 reads 0 comments

  3. Lakers Trade Rumors: Team Reportedly Shopping No. 2 Pick in 2017 NBA Draft

    The Los Angeles Lakers reportedly remain active in their efforts to shop the second overall pick ahead of the 2017 NBA draft on June 22...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 months ago 335,905 reads 0 comments

  4. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Lonzo Ball, Draft Plans and More

    Few teams face as much pressure and scrutiny as the Los Angeles Lakers this summer. This isn't just a case of the Lakers being the Lakers, either...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 months ago 3,819 reads 0 comments

  5. Ranking Los Angeles Lakers' Trade Assets Ahead of 2017 NBA Draft

    The Los Angeles Lakers are starving for star power. It's been that way at least since Kobe Bryant walked away, probably even longer. President of basketball operations Magic Johnson has no problem vocalizing that desire ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 3 months ago 33,357 reads 0 comments

  6. Lonzo Ball, Lakers Reportedly Schedule Final Pre-NBA Draft Meeting

    On Tuesday, Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson said the team planned to schedule a second predraft workout with Lonzo Ball. Now the two sides have set a date...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 29,410 reads 0 comments

  7. LeBron James Reportedly 'Likely' to Join Lakers or Clippers as 2018 Free Agent

    When LeBron James returned to the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2014, many expected he'd finish his NBA career in northeast Ohio. However, he may go westward when he can opt out of his contract after the 2017-18 season...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 227,402 reads 0 comments

  8. Lakers Host De'Aaron Fox for 1st Workout, Josh Jackson for 2nd Before NBA Draft

    The Los Angeles Lakers were busy Tuesday, hosting De'Aaron Fox and Josh Jackson for workouts at their practice facility in El Segundo, California...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 5,102 reads 0 comments

  9. Lakers Looking to Bring Lonzo Ball in for 2nd Workout, Markelle Fultz for 1st

    The Los Angeles Lakers are doing their due diligence before settling on a player for the No. 2 pick in the 2017 NBA draft. According to Brad Turner of the Los Angeles Times , Lonzo Ball will get a second workout with the team...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 months ago 74,361 reads 0 comments

  10. Markelle Fultz Reportedly to Meet with Lakers Before 2017 NBA Draft

    Projected No. 1 NBA draft pick Markelle Fultz will reportedly meet with the Los Angeles Lakers at some point this week, according to NBA insider Adam Zagoria ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 months ago 17,041 reads 0 comments

  11. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz Leading Up to NBA Draft

    Certain professional sports franchises will be in the national sports news spotlight regardless of their record...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 3 months ago 4,544 reads 0 comments

  12. Lakers Rumors: Some Observers of Lonzo Ball's Workout Felt He Was out of Shape

    When Lonzo Ball worked out for the Los Angeles Lakers last week, his conditioning left a little to be desired, according to some who were in attendance. Mark Medina of the OC Register reported some felt Ball came into the workout out of shape...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 months ago 198,149 reads 0 comments

  13. If LA Lakers Draft Lonzo Ball, Is D'Angelo Russell Out?

    LOS ANGELES — The Lakers have until June 22 to decide if Lonzo Ball has the goods to validate the never-ending hype. But perhaps the bigger question the Lakers must address before draft night is what do they really have in 2015 No...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 3 months ago 117,027 reads 0 comments

  14. LaVar Ball Says Lonzo a Better Fit with Lakers Because They Don't Have a Leader

    LaVar Ball continues to do what he can to ensure his son winds up with the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2017 NBA draft. In an interview on CSN's Celtics Talk podcast (via CSN New England's A...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 66,439 reads 0 comments

  15. L.A. Lakers Not Entirely Sold on Lonzo Ball, Holding out Hope for Markelle Fultz

    LOS ANGELES — Lonzo Ball was fine. He was humble and respectful in conversation over meals. He shot the ball well on the court. He very well might be the Los Angeles Lakers ’ draft pick in two weeks’ time...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 4 months ago 344,583 reads 0 comments

  16. Lakers Rumors: Execs Split on Drafting Lonzo Ball, De'Aaron Fox, Josh Jackson

    As the Los Angeles Lakers weigh their options with the No. 2 pick in the 2017 NBA draft , team executives are reportedly trying to decide among Lonzo Ball, De'Aaron Fox and Josh Jackson...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 85,632 reads 0 comments

  17. Lakers News: Latest Buzz Surrounding 2017 NBA Draft Plans

    It's hard to exaggerate the importance of the upcoming draft for the Los Angeles Lakers . Get it right, and the Magic Johnson-led front office adds to an already impressive young ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 4 months ago 2,857 reads 0 comments

  18. Lonzo Ball Says Lakers Need a Leader, but Team Needs His Star Power Even More

    LOS ANGELES — When Dwight Howard arrived at media day for the Los Angeles Lakers in October 2012, he was surrounded by a massive throng of reporters...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 4 months ago 22,352 reads 0 comments

  19. Pat Riley Says Magic Johnson Is Greatest Player in NBA History

    Every year the debate grows louder about who the best basketball player of all time is between Michael Jordan and LeBron James, but Pat Riley has presented a third option...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 months ago 23,400 reads 0 comments

  20. Lonzo Ball Says Lakers 'Need a Leader' and Executives 'Love' LaVar Ball

    Lonzo Ball spoke to reporters Wednesday following his workout with the Los Angeles Lakers . The Lakers shared a photo of Ball from the workout: When asked why the team ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 57,247 reads 0 comments

  21. Kobe Bryant Would 'Probably' Visit Donald Trump White House After Championship

    Former Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant told Ben Strauss of Politico that he would "probably" go to the White House to visit President Donald Trump if he were a part ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 months ago 68,830 reads 0 comments

  22. Luke Walton Tells Jim Rome LaVar Ball to Be Closed Out of Lonzo's Lakers Workout

    Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton said Tuesday that LaVar Ball will not be allowed to attend Lonzo Ball 's workout with the team Wednesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 months ago 160,193 reads 0 comments

  23. When Paul George Becomes Available, LA Lakers Better Have a Legit Squad in Place

    LOS ANGELES — Clad in matching purple shirt and shorts, Earvin " Magic " Johnson put his arms around guard Jordan Clarkson, flashing his signature smile. The two shared a moment together on Monday at the Los Angeles Lakers ' practice facility...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 4 months ago 125,079 reads 0 comments

  24. NBA Execs Expect Lakers to Pick Lonzo Ball in 2017 NBA Draft

    Nothing is certain in the NBA draft, but it is continuing to look more and more like the Los Angeles Lakers will select Lonzo Ball with the No. 2 overall pick...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 4 months ago 45,574 reads 0 comments

  25. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Team's Plans for Trade Market and Free Agency

    The Los Angeles Lakers have won just 91 out of 328 games since the beginning of the 2013-14 season, which is their worst four-year stretch in franchise history. However, a brighter future may be on the horizon...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 4 months ago 8,984 reads 0 comments