1. 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 3 months ago 42,208 reads 0 comments

  2. 5 Biggest Issues Los Angeles Lakers Must Address This Offseason

    Any NBA team that fails to make the playoffs four years running has some issues to address. Such is the case with the Los Angeles Lakers , a team in transition. The Purple and Gold ripped the bandage off in February...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 7 months ago 23,817 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 9 months ago 35,743 reads 0 comments

  4. Lakers Rumors: Trade Buzz Surrounding Nick Young, Brandon Ingram and More

    So, the Los Angeles Lakers have been busy. On Tuesday, team governor Jeanie Buss announced that Lakers legend Earvin "Magic" Johnson was taking over as president of basketball operations...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 months ago 19,560 reads 0 comments

  5. Despite Swift Changes, Patience Will Be a Virtue for Lakers in Magic Johnson Era

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Magic Johnson has waited a long, long time for this. Taking a break late Tuesday afternoon after talking to 10 NBA general managers (with three more ...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 10 months ago 44,083 reads 0 comments

  6. Lakers Rumors: Examining Trade Whispers Surrounding Los Angeles

    The Los Angeles Lakers possess a bevy of promising young talent in Jordan Clarkson , Brandon Ingram, Julius Randle and D'Angelo Russell, but the team could deal some veterans in an attempt to bolster its future before the Feb...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 10 months ago 10,916 reads 0 comments

  7. Magic Johnson Will Have a Damning Case Against Jim Buss and Mitch Kupchak

    LOS ANGELES — Magic Johnson is about to see if Lakers executives Jim Buss and Mitch Kupchak have any explanation for the mishaps that have driven the legendary Los Angeles Lakers to four of the worst seasons in franchise history...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 10 months ago 456,082 reads 0 comments

  8. L.A. Lakers Coach Luke Walton Needs to Invest More in D'Angelo Russell's Future

    LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles Lakers guard Lou Williams grabbed the rebound off DeMarcus Cousins ' missed free throw and rushed the ball up the court in the final seconds with his team down to the Sacramento Kings by a single point...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 10 months ago 18,711 reads 0 comments

  9. Mitch Kupchak and Jim Buss' Greatest (and Worst) Hits as LA Lakers Executives

    LOS ANGELES — Magic Johnson 's rookie season was one for the ages. His arrival helped the Los Angeles Lakers advance to the 1980 NBA Finals, culminating in a spectacular Game 6 finale...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 10 months ago 19,173 reads 0 comments

  10. 5 Questions the L.A. Lakers Must Answer Before 2017 NBA Trade Deadline

    LOS ANGELES — Twenty games into the 2016-17 NBA season, the young Los Angeles Lakers were 10-10 and flirting with a playoff berth. Now, with 50 played, L.A...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 11 months ago 23,537 reads 0 comments