1. Los Angeles Lakers: 5 Biggest Questions Entering Training Camp

    Excitement and exposure won't be lacking with the 2017-18 Los Angeles Lakers . Not with Magic Johnson at the helm, Lonzo Ball behind the wheel, LaVar Ball on every mic and 35 national broadcasts on the docket...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 5 months ago 7,380 reads 0 comments

  2. Magic Johnson Subpoenaed to Testify in Draymond Green Lawsuit

    Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson has reportedly been subpoenaed as a witness in a lawsuit filed against Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 5 months ago 31,812 reads 0 comments

  3. Magic Johnson Says He Passed on Warriors, Knicks, Pistons Before Joining Lakers

    Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson said he turned down offers from the Golden State Warriors , Detroit Pistons and New York Knicks before joining the L...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 35,863 reads 0 comments

  4. Magic Johnson Says Lakers 'Crossed a Line' in Paul George Tampering

    Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson said Tuesday the organization "did cross a line" in its interactions with former Indiana Pacers forward Paul George and noted he takes "full responsibility...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 30,470 reads 0 comments

  5. Pacers Owner Won't Take Legal Action Against Lakers over Paul George Tampering

    The Indiana Pacers consider the situation surrounding Paul George finished after owner Herb Simon explained Wednesday that he won't take legal action against the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 6 months ago 9,323 reads 0 comments

  6. Magic Johnson Asked Jeanie Buss to Take Lakers Tampering Fine out of His Salary

    Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson said Monday he told team owner Jeanie Buss she could take the $500,000 fine for tampering with former Indiana Pacers forward Paul George out of his salary...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 6 months ago 42,709 reads 0 comments

  7. NBA Tampering 101: 'If You're Not Cheating ... You're Not Trying'

    The most shocking aspect of the NBA 's investigation of the Los Angeles Lakers for tampering with former Indiana Pacers forward Paul George is not that the league found enough evidence to slap the Lakers with a $500,000 fine...

    Ric Bucher Written by Ric Bucher about 6 months ago 42,208 reads 0 comments

  8. Metrics 101: Greatest Point Guard Seasons in Modern NBA History

    Even within the modern portion of NBA history—1973-74 through the present day (when the scope of box scores expanded), point guards have seen their roles change dramatically...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 6 months ago 73,666 reads 0 comments

  9. Lakers Fined $500K After Magic Johnson, Rob Pelinka Tamper with Paul George

    The Los Angeles Lakers have been fined $500,000 for violating the NBA 's rules against tampering after an investigation revealed they had impermissible contact with Paul George 's agent, the league announced Thursday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 months ago 72,982 reads 0 comments

  10. Former Michigan State Basketball Coach Jud Heathcote Dies at Age 90

    Former Michigan State Spartans basketball coach Jud Heathcote died Monday at the age of 90. The basketball team shared an announcement , noting he died in Spokane, Washington...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 1,970 reads 0 comments

  11. Did Kyrie Trade Convince LeBron to Stay in Cleveland? NBA Execs Doubtful

    There is no consensus among NBA executives on who got the better end of the deal that shipped four-time All-Star Kyrie Irving from Cleveland to Boston on Aug...

    Ric Bucher Written by Ric Bucher about 6 months ago 262,096 reads 0 comments

  12. NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz on Paul George Tampering and Nerlens Noel's Agent Change

    We're deep into August, better known as the doldrums of the NBA calendar. Kyrie Irving set the rumor mill ablaze with his trade request late last month, but even that speculation has tampered down...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 months ago 17,577 reads 0 comments

  13. Lakers Tampering Allegation Reportedly Due to Magic Johnson, Paul George Contact

    The Indiana Pacers filed a tampering charge against the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday revolving around Magic Johnson and Paul George ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 94,619 reads 0 comments

  14. Building the All-Time Depth Chart for Every NBA Franchise

    And you thought the 2017-18 Golden State Warriors were stacked. Building the all-time depth charts for each of the NBA 's 30 current franchises is no easy task. But with a few exceptions, they're all loaded with talent from top to bottom...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 6 months ago 76,970 reads 0 comments

  15. LeBron James Tweets Happy Birthday to Magic Johnson Amid Lakers Speculation

    Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James wished NBA legend Magic Johnson a happy birthday on Twitter on Monday: It was a nice gesture, but because James has a history ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 6 months ago 39,298 reads 0 comments

  16. James Worthy on Lonzo Ball: Lakers Haven't Had 'That Type of Talent' Since Magic

    Former Los Angeles Lakers star James Worthy is clearly a big fan of rookie point guard Lonzo Ball , comparing him to Magic Johnson in an interview with TMZ Sports released Sunday...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 6 months ago 46,062 reads 0 comments

  17. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Possible Jordan Clarkson Trade, Recent Signings, More

    It seems the Los Angeles Lakers will leave the rumors market when they feel like it. Finally in full control of the rebuild, the Lakers continue to take their sweet time fading ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 7 months ago 19,662 reads 0 comments

  18. How the Lakers Can Sign 2 Max-Contract Superstars in 2018 NBA Free Agency

    LOS ANGELES — The Lakers are targeting two maximum-salaried players in the summer of 2018. Neither president of basketball operations Earvin "Magic" Johnson nor general manager Rob Pelinka have been coy about that...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 7 months ago 75,895 reads 0 comments

  19. Lakers News: Latest on Jordan Clarkson, Thomas Bryant's Contract and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers have nearly filled out their roster for this upcoming season, but they appear to be looking well past this year...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 7 months ago 6,316 reads 0 comments

  20. Magic Johnson Promises Dodgers Will Win World Series

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have been the class of the National League all season long, and co-owner Magic Johnson promised Thursday that they will win the 2017 World Series...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 28,906 reads 0 comments

  21. Hear Shaq's Thoughts on Aaron Judge and NBA Rookies' Impacts

    Hear Shaquille O'Neal 's thoughts on the Jeep Shaq Cast comparing the New York Yankees' Aaron Judge to the impact of some of the NBA 's best rookies ever. Watch above...

    B/R Video Written by B/R Video about 7 months ago 1,585 reads 0 comments

  22. Magic Johnson Says Summer League Shows Lonzo Ball Can Succeed in NBA

    As Magic Johnson sees it, Lonzo Ball's Las Vegas Summer League performance was just the tip of the iceberg...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 23,174 reads 0 comments

  23. Lakers Rumors: Rajon Rondo Met with Magic Johnson in Los Angeles on Tuesday

    Rajon Rondo met Tuesday with Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson as the free-agent point guard continues to explore his options on the open market, according to ESPN...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 26,792 reads 0 comments

  24. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and Free-Agency Plans

    The Los Angeles Lakers have seemingly been linked to everyone of note this summer. Not that fans will find this as a surprise—a staple of recent offseasons has been apparent ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 8 months ago 23,380 reads 0 comments

  25. LaVar Ball Says Lonzo Will Pass Magic Johnson as Best NBA Guard Ever

    During the Los Angeles Lakers ' Las Vegas Summer League game against the Boston Celtics on Saturday night, LaVar Ball said that his son Lonzo would become the greatest guard in NBA history...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 months ago 15,955 reads 0 comments