1. LeBron Drama Offers Lakers Chance to Appreciate Value of Kobe's Expensive Stay

    LOS ANGELES — If Carmelo Anthony has come around to accept his richest offer from the New York Knicks —and the very real wisdom being offered by two guys Kobe Bryant ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 22 days ago 123,442 reads 398 comments

  2. What's Lakers' Plan B If Steve Nash Can't Shake Injury Problems Again?

    Forty-year-old Steve Nash is heading into what will presumably be his 19th season in the NBA . He is still trying to get back to good health after dealing with persistent nerve ...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 23 days ago 23,813 reads 73 comments

  3. Who Should We Blame for LA Lakers' Underwhelming Offseason So Far?

    The Los Angeles Lakers haven’t done much to upgrade the team this offseason, and we can only point the finger in one direction to determine the source of L.A.’s slow free-agency dance...

    J.M. Poulard Written by J.M. Poulard about 23 days ago 13,877 reads 50 comments

  4. Kobe on If He Wants Scott as Coach: 'Yep'

    At a press conference at his annual basketball camp in Santa Barbara Wednesday, Kobe Bryant said that he supports Byron Scott as a candidate for coach of the Lakers ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 23 days ago 3,481 reads 0 comments

  5. How Pau Gasol Went from Afterthought to Critical Cog in LA Lakers' Offseason

    One look at the Los Angeles Lakers ’ salary situation two months ago, and the course of action was all too obvious: Use future free agents to build around the recently extended ...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 23 days ago 6,922 reads 21 comments

  6. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Carmelo Anthony, Pau Gasol and More

    Following a down season for the Los Angeles Lakers , the franchise is using this summer to rebuild. Adding a huge piece in the 2014 NBA draft like Julius Randle and acquiring ...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 23 days ago 15,174 reads 3 comments

  7. Lakers Rumors: Carmelo Anthony's Indecision Is Great News for Los Angeles

    This offseason was supposed to see the Los Angeles Lakers build their roster back up to a level where they were at least respectable in a loaded Western Conference...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 23 days ago 29,962 reads 9 comments

  8. Kobe Recruiting Steve Blake and Caron Butler..

    When Phil Jackson arrived as a Laker coach back in 1999, one of the first things he did was bring his assistant team. Not only did he bring his coaching staff, he brought in a few players to help implement the system; the triangle offense...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 23 days ago 6,332 reads 6 comments

  9. Lakers Rumors: Latest Rumblings on Carmelo Anthony, Pau Gasol and More

    The 2014 offseason could go a number of different directions for the Los Angeles Lakers . For one, the storied franchise could land some of the game’s best players and immediately be seen as a title contender in the loaded Western Conference...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 23 days ago 13,764 reads 5 comments

  10. Best Bargain-Bin NBA 2014 Free-Agency Options for LA Lakers

    At some point this offseason the Los Angeles Lakers will be diving headfirst into the NBA free-agency bargain bin to fill out their roster...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 24 days ago 36,342 reads 72 comments

  11. Los Angeles Lakers Will Have Their Work Cut Out for Them at NBA Summer League

    Not a meaningless moment has passed since the Los Angeles Lakers ' miserable 2013-14 season came to a close...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 24 days ago 25,315 reads 70 comments

  12. Lakers News: Latest Updates on Young Stars' Contract Situations

    The Los Angeles Lakers are all-in on signing a big-name free agent this season, but the team is leaving plenty of work on the table when it comes to the young players who will eventually support any top players coming to Tinseltown...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 24 days ago 8,577 reads 2 comments

  13. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Pau Gasol, Julius Randle and Free-Agent Market

    The Los Angeles Lakers ' long nightmare is over. After losing an unthinkable 55 games, they landed a sought-after prospect in the lottery, Kobe Bryant 's body continues mending ...

    Sean Hojnacki Written by Sean Hojnacki about 24 days ago 15,670 reads 9 comments

  14. NBA PM: Bazemore Weighs Free Agency Options

    Brooklyn Nets big man Mason Plumlee talks about the drama surrounding Jason Kidd's departure, playing for new head coach Lionel Hollins, participating in the Orlando Summer League and more...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 24 days ago 38 reads 0 comments

  15. Jordan Clarkson 1-on-1

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 24 days ago 3,366 reads 1 comments

  16. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Carmelo Anthony, Isaiah Thomas and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers have been involved with seemingly every notable player since free agency opened on July 1, and with the official signing period set to begin on July 10, every rumor could potentially lead to something massive...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 24 days ago 23,217 reads 7 comments

  17. What Kind of Identity Will Julius Randle Give Lakers in the Long Term?

    Julius Randle wasn ’t the tallest or fastest draft prospect in the lottery and isn ’t known for his outside shooting. But the Los Angeles Lakers snatched him up in a heartbeat when he dropped to the No...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 25 days ago 17,486 reads 105 comments

  18. Los Angeles Lakers Have No Choice but to Roll Big Dice in Free Agency

    Carmelo Anthony may seem an odd fit next to Kobe Bryant , and LeBron James could be no more than a long shot to come to the West Coast, but what options do the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 25 days ago 40,237 reads 142 comments

  19. Lakers Rumors: Latest Free-Agency Buzz Surrounding Los Angeles

    The Los Angeles Lakers don't like to lose, and judging by the latest free-agency buzz surrounding the team, they have plans to not finish below .500 again next season...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 25 days ago 7,393 reads 2 comments

  20. Are the Lakers in Position to Land LeBron James or Carmelo Anthony?

    The Los Angeles Lakers have been more active in free agency than most people expected so far, making major pitches to the NBA 's highly coveted free agents...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 25 days ago 50,296 reads 91 comments

  21. Los Angeles Lakers: The Curious Case of Steve Nash

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 25 days ago 1,210 reads 0 comments

  22. Lakers Rumors: Isaiah Thomas Would Be Great Addition in Los Angeles

    Obviously, the Los Angeles Lakers ' top target is still Carmelo Anthony, but someone has to fill the rest of the positions. Per Bleacher Report's Jared Zwerling , free-agent point guard Isaiah Thomas is on the Lakers' radar...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 25 days ago 29,434 reads 103 comments

  23. Pairing of Kobe, Melo Offers Chance to Reinvent Themselves in Unforeseen Ways

    LOS ANGELES — Let's run through a few of the things you could rightly say about Carmelo Anthony if he decides to make a free-agent move to the Los Angeles Lakers . He still wants to be about as rich as possible...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 25 days ago 113,119 reads 374 comments

  24. What If No Free-Agent Superstars Sign with Lakers?

    The Fourth of July weekend was rife with speculation about the Los Angeles Lakers ’ hopes to sign free-agent superstars...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 26 days ago 11,052 reads 35 comments

  25. Lakers Rumors: Why Carmelo Anthony Signing Is Unlikely Despite Reported News

    Because it's the Lakers . Those four words can be used to explain nearly everything that goes against common logic...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 26 days ago 52,793 reads 160 comments