1. Lakers Rumors: Latest Trade Reports Following 2017 NBA Draft Lottery

    The Los Angeles Lakers , led by new president Magic Johnson , stared disaster in the eye Tuesday night at the NBA draft lottery. They didn't blink. The Lakers landed the No...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 8,935 reads 0 comments

  2. Magic Johnson Doesn't Commit to Lakers Drafting Lonzo Ball in TMZ Exclusive

    After watching the Los Angeles Lakers lock up the No. 2 overall pick in the 2017 NBA draft during Tuesday's draft lottery, Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson didn't offer any clues as to who the team plans on selecting...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 26,515 reads 0 comments

  3. Magic Johnson After Celtics Land Top Pick in 2017 NBA Draft: 'I Still Hate Them'

    Magic Johnson beat the Boston Celtics in the NBA Finals twice during his playing career, but he lost to them during Tuesday's draft lottery...

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  4. NBA Lottery 2017: TV Schedule, Live Stream and Preview for Anticipated Event

    For many teams in the NBA , today is the most important date on the basketball calendar. Forget the playoffs, forget about chasing rings...

    David  McCracken Written by David McCracken about 1 month ago 4,455 reads 0 comments

  5. Everything You Need to Know About Los Angeles Lakers' Crucial Draft Lottery

    LOS ANGELES — On Tuesday, the Los Angeles Lakers will learn their fate. Did their late season, five-game winning streak cost the franchise two first-round picks? The answer will be determined by lottery , with the Lakers owning a 46...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 1 month ago 31,281 reads 0 comments

  6. 2017 NBA Draft Lottery: Full Odds and Teams with Most at Stake

    The 2017 NBA draft is still more than a month away, but that doesn't mean some of the biggest draft drama isn't already here...

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  7. Dodger Stadium Current Favorite to Host Canelo Alvarez vs. Gennady Golovkin

    Golden Boy Promotions founder Oscar De La Hoya revealed Saturday that Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles is the early front-runner to host the highly anticipated fight between Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin on Sept...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 month ago 13,182 reads 0 comments

  8. If Lakers Keep Their Lottery Pick, Don't Assume They Target Lonzo Ball

    LOS ANGELES — One week from now, "Lakers 2.0," as new general manager Rob Pelinka calls it, will be roaring forward with a new level of optimization and the guarantee of enhanced content in the form of a top-three draft pick…or it won't...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 1 month ago 119,535 reads 0 comments

  9. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Lonzo Ball Rumblings and Upcoming Roster Decisions

    The Los Angeles Lakers head into the first Magic Johnson -led offseason with the franchise icon pulling the personnel strings...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 1 month ago 5,935 reads 0 comments

  10. Inside the L.A. Lakers' Plans to Restructure Front Office

    LOS ANGELES — Days before the February 23rd NBA trade deadline, the Los Angeles Lakers underwent a transformation...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 1 month ago 45,517 reads 0 comments

  11. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Los Angeles' Offseason Plans

    Like any other franchise watching the playoffs from the couch, the Los Angeles Lakers charge into the offseason with a positive hue cast over every step of the way. But this year simply feels different...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 23,615 reads 0 comments

  12. Magic Johnson Tells Luke Walton Lakers Will Get 'Top-3 Pick'

    The 2017 NBA draft lottery doesn't occur until May 16, but it appears Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton is already confident the basketball fates will smile upon his club...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 1 month ago 32,538 reads 0 comments

  13. Los Angeles Lakers' 2017 Offseason Blueprint

    It's been a while since the NBA offseason was just a period of rest and relaxation for the Los Angeles Lakers to unwind after another lengthy playoff run...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 1 month ago 15,343 reads 0 comments

  14. Remembering Prince: Minnesota Homer, Warriors Fan and Hooper

    When Prince Rogers Nelson tragically died on April 21, 2016, the 57-year-old music icon was given a level of reverence usually reserved for royalty...

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  15. Craig Hodges Says He Tried to Convince Michael Jordan to Boycott Finals Game

    Former NBA guard Craig Hodges wanted Michael Jordan and Magic Johnson to boycott an NBA Finals game between the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers in 1991...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 25,701 reads 0 comments

  16. Biggest Takeaways from Los Angeles Lakers' 2016-17 NBA Season

    For a franchise with a history as rich as the Los Angeles Lakers , a 26-win season hardly seems like a watershed moment...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 2 months ago 15,117 reads 0 comments

  17. From D-League Tryout to Lakers Dream Job, David Nwaba 'Enjoying Every Second'

    LOS ANGELES — The courts at Palms Middle School were uneven. Only some of the baskets had chain nets; others were bare or bent. Blades of grass snuck through cracks in the pavement...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 2 months ago 10,883 reads 0 comments

  18. LeVar Burton on LaVar Ball: He and Trump Are 'Two Peas in a Pod'

    LaVar Ball has said a lot of things recently, and it's starting to get on the nerves of a more famous LaVar. Well, "LeVar...

    Joon Lee Written by Joon Lee about 3 months ago 40,767 reads 0 comments

  19. Ranking the 20 Best NCAA Tournament College Basketball Players Ever

    Each March, a sense of aptly named madness seizes the sporting realm, and the players lucky enough to qualify for the NCAA tournament get a chance to etch their names into the history ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 months ago 56,552 reads 0 comments

  20. Rob Pelinka Discusses State of Lakers in Introductory Press Conference

    The Los Angeles Lakers formally introduced Rob Pelinka as their new general manager Friday, and he outlined his vision for the organization during a press conference that was ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 41,685 reads 0 comments

  21. Lakers Show Loyalty Matters More Than Family with New Magic-Pelinka Front Office

    LOS ANGELES — The buzzword in L.A. is "family," because everyone has one and it's natural to rubberneck when someone else's has run itself off the road…especially when the folks can afford much more than a minivan...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 4 months ago 35,650 reads 0 comments

  22. Magic Johnson, Luke Walton Challenging D'Angelo Russell to Be More of a Leader

    LOS ANGELES — "Who will be the next Magic Johnson?" For a moment, the Hall of Famer was speechless...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 4 months ago 38,519 reads 0 comments

  23. Agent Rob Pelinka Is a Shrewd Gamble for Los Angeles Lakers General Manager Job

    LOS ANGELES — As president of the National Basketball Players Association, Derek Fisher was tasked with guiding his constituents through a difficult battle...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 4 months ago 53,348 reads 0 comments

  24. Grading the Los Angeles Lakers' Trade Deadline Performance

    The Los Angeles Lakers were arguably the most active team at the trade deadline, but some of their biggest moves didn’t involve trades. Primarily, they overhauled their front office...

    Kelly Scaletta Written by Kelly Scaletta about 4 months ago 21,520 reads 0 comments

  25. Lakers Trade Rumors: Hottest Reports Surrounding Los Angeles

    The Los Angeles Lakers —unlike past marches to the trade deadline—have had an eventful few days. This isn't a case of tempered expectations, either. The Lakers have actually made some moves, in the front office and out...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 4 months ago 9,596 reads 0 comments