1. Lakers Rumors: Latest Gossip on Pau Gasol and Free-Agent Targets

    Not many teams are going to have a busier summer than the Los Angeles Lakers . The team is engaged in full-on rebuilding mode following a dreadful 27-55 campaign, but with ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 25 days ago 929 reads 0 comments

  2. Lakers' Free-Agent Pitch to Carmelo Anthony Has Makings of a Feel-Good Story

    LOS ANGELES — The simple sales pitch is ready, and if Carmelo Anthony can be made to feel like Los Angeles is meant to be his home Thursday, the Lakers might really shock the world...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 25 days ago 254,103 reads 600 comments

  3. Ranking Best Available Coaching Candidates for LA Lakers

    The Lakers were the only team in the NBA without a head coach until Jason Kidd made a sudden detour from the Brooklyn Nets , landing messily with the Milwaukee Bucks . This left the Nets without a coach—for about 10 minutes...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 25 days ago 26,578 reads 51 comments

  4. Kobe Flies in for Melo Meeting, Sources Say

    Los Angeles Lakers superstar guard Kobe Bryant flew in late Wednesday night from a European vacation so he could attend and play a key part in the team's pitch to free-agent forward ...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 25 days ago 6,173 reads 8 comments

  5. Report: Lakers Envision Melo-Gasol Frontcourt

    The Lakers are envisioning a future with Carmelo Anthony and Pau Gasol together in their frontcourt, hoping to make it a reality with step one Thursday...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 25 days ago 175 reads 0 comments

  6. Best Potential Free Agents for Los Angeles Lakers to Replace Jodie Meeks

    Jodie Meeks ' tenure in Tinseltown didn't work out so well for the Los Angeles Lakers , though, the work he did therein paid off in spades for him. According to Yahoo Sports' Adrian Wojnarowski , Meeks will sign a three-year, $19...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 25 days ago 57,434 reads 137 comments

  7. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Carmelo Anthony, Lance Stephenson and More

    After the opening of the free-agency period, the entire NBA world has been buzzing about the possibilities for every potential franchise player...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 26 days ago 22,188 reads 5 comments

  8. Latest on Lakers Free Agency and Coaching Search with Kevin Ding

    The Los Angeles Lakers have been quiet in free agency thus far and have also gone forward without naming a new head coach...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 26 days ago 13,359 reads 43 comments

  9. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Carmelo Anthony, Kyle Lowry and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers wasted no time throwing their considerable weight around as soon as the 2014 NBA free-agency period began...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 26 days ago 9,611 reads 0 comments

  10. Everything You Need to Know About Lakers Rookie Jordan Clarkson

    Los Angeles Lakers fans thought a good draft night was over after Julius Randle was nabbed at No. 7 but they were wrong. Management went ahead and purchased the draft rights to the Washington Wizards ’ No...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 26 days ago 39,288 reads 55 comments

  11. Report: Lakers Putting Efforts into Landing Melo

    The Lakers think they have a substantially better chance of landing high-profile scorer Carmelo Anthony than two-time champion LeBron James, The Times has learned...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 26 days ago 170 reads 0 comments

  12. LA Lakers 2014 NBA Free-Agency Primer: What You Need to Know

    The Los Angeles Lakers enter the 2014 NBA free-agency period with just three players set to return on guaranteed contracts for next season: Kobe Bryant , Steve Nash and Robert Sacre ...

    Ben Leibowitz Written by Ben Leibowitz about 26 days ago 14,043 reads 60 comments

  13. Randle, Marshall on Lakers' Summer League Roster

    The Lakers on Tuesday announced their summer league roster, headlined by former Kentucky forward Julius Randle -- hopefully...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 26 days ago 6,022 reads 5 comments

  14. Report: Lakers' Meeting with Melo to Include Jeanie

    The Lakers face a unique offseason. The reasons go beyond they are not considered the front runners to attract star free agents. Or that the Lakers are one season removed from their worst season in L...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 26 days ago 2,463 reads 0 comments

  15. Would Carmelo Anthony, Pau Gasol Pairing Extend Kobe Bryant's Title Window?

    All roads to Kobe Bryant 's sixth NBA championship lead through someone other than the Black Mamba himself...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 27 days ago 21,358 reads 180 comments

  16. Howard Beck's Los Angeles Lakers Free-Agency Big Board

    The Los Angeles Lakers will look to speed up their rebuilding process by making a splash in free agency this year, hoping to make the most of Kobe Bryant 's final seasons...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 27 days ago 45,429 reads 66 comments

  17. Lakers Sending Randle to Foot Specialist in Indiana

    The Lakers took a risk in drafting former Kentucky forward Julius Randle with the seventh overall pick in the NBA draft...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 27 days ago 1,845 reads 1 comments

  18. Lakers Rumors: Rounding Up Latest Buzz on Carmelo Anthony, Chris Bosh and More

    Kobe Bryant can't save the Los Angeles Lakers. We're past the point where the legend puts the team on his back and does the dirty work...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 27 days ago 2,884 reads 1 comments

  19. Report: Lakers Interested in Bledsoe, Thomas and Bosh

    It's not clear how the Lakers should go about spending their money this offseason. They could try to lure LeBron James or Carmelo Anthony, or put enough pieces around Kobe Bryant ...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 27 days ago 9,290 reads 16 comments

  20. After Dreaming of LeBron, Melo, Lakers May Wake Up to Much Harsher Reality

    LOS ANGELES — For much of the past decade, the Los Angeles Lakers have wished upon LeBron James . And now, for the first time, the Lakers have the salary-cap room to get in the ballpark at the same moment James is a free agent...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 27 days ago 200,138 reads 661 comments

  21. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on LeBron James, Carmelo Anthony and Pau Gasol

    The Los Angeles Lakers may not sign a single star free agent this summer, but they're connected to all of them. It starts with LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony...

    David Daniels Written by David Daniels about 27 days ago 21,358 reads 0 comments

  22. Julius Randle Ready to Fulfill Lakers' Massive Expectations

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — It was just last year that Julius Randle walked into a new spot, looked around at a bunch of new dudes and soon enough established himself as the best player on the team...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 27 days ago 57,019 reads 241 comments

  23. Randle on Playing with Kobe: I've Been Warned

    The Lakers introduced former Kentucky forward Julius Randle on Monday morning at their practice facility in El Segundo...

    Adam Nofflett Written by Adam Nofflett about 28 days ago 8,879 reads 1 comments

  24. Mitch Kupchak Says Kobe Looks Good, Could Play Some Small Forward

    Kobe Bryant plans to come back with a vengeance next season after playing only six games last season. Many people doubt whether Kobe can return at the same level after two serious injuries, but he plans on proving everyone wrong...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 28 days ago 4,258 reads 3 comments

  25. The Javaris Crittenton Story

    I stand in the center of a busy strip mall parking lot just off Pico Boulevard in Los Angeles, wiping the sweat from my brow. It is unseasonably hot for February, and my pulse is racing...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 28 days ago 1,911 reads 0 comments