1. 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...

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  2. LaVar Ball Says Lakers Make Playoffs Next Year If They Draft Lonzo with 2nd Pick

    LaVar Ball isn't in the business of tempering expectations. Speaking to Lakers Nation's Ryan Ward following the NBA draft lottery Tuesday night, the father of heralded prospect ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 days ago 63,903 reads 0 comments

  3. Lonzo Ball Will Only Work Out for Lakers Before NBA Draft, Says Father LaVar

    Lonzo Ball may only work out for one team prior to this year's NBA draft . "That's all we working out for is the Lakers," said Lonzo's father, LaVar, per Ryan Ward of Lakers Nation...

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  4. Warriors Rout Spurs 136-100 in Kawhi Leonard's Absence for Lopsided Game 2 Win

    The Golden State Warriors romped past the Kawhi Leonard-less San Antonio Spurs 136-100 Tuesday night at Oracle Arena to seize a 2-0 Western Conference Finals lead...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 8 days ago 30,301 reads 0 comments

  5. Zaza Pachulia Leaves Game 2 vs. Spurs with Heel Injury; Will Have X-Ray

    The Golden State Warriors ' frontcourt depth may be tested, as center Zaza Pachulia suffered a right heel contusion in Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals that will force him to miss the entire second half...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 days ago 16,202 reads 0 comments

  6. D'Angelo Russell Trade Rumors: Teams Asking Lakers About PG After Draft Lottery

    The Los Angeles Lakers landed the No. 2 pick in Tuesday's NBA draft lottery, and multiple teams responded by "evaluating trade packages for D'Angelo Russell," Jake Fischer of Sports Illustrated reported...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 days ago 166,666 reads 0 comments

  7. 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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  8. Mike Brown Almost Arrested Before Spurs vs. Warriors, Blames Gregg Popovich

    Golden State Warriors coach Mike Brown—who is filling in for Steve Kerr—said he was almost arrested Tuesday on his way to Oracle Arena for Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 8 days ago 121,632 reads 0 comments

  9. Andre Iguodala Ruled Out for Game 2 of Spurs vs. Warriors Due to Knee Injury

    The Golden State Warriors won't have Andre Iguodala available for Game 2 of the Western Conference Finals on Tuesday due to knee soreness, according to ESPN's Chris Haynes ...

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  10. Lakers Trade Rumors: Rounding Up Top Buzz Entering 2017 NBA Draft Lottery

    The vibes surrounding the Los Angeles Lakers seem overly positive for a 26-win team. So it goes in the offseason, though, and this time it's hard not to notice those vibes are both infectious and deserved...

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  11. Kobe Bryant Gives Jersey to Family of Teen Killed by Police Officer

    Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant sent an autographed jersey to the brother of Jordan Edwards, an unarmed teenager killed by a police officer in Texas last month, for his birthday...

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  12. Lakers Rumors: Latest Trade Reports Before 2017 NBA Draft Lottery

    Tuesday night's NBA draft lottery is huge for the direction of the Los Angeles Lakers , as a top-three pick will land them an elite prospect, while anything outside the top three ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 8 days ago 5,909 reads 0 comments

  13. Even Bruce Bowen, Godfather of the Closeout, Says Zaza Pachulia Went Too Far

    SAN ANTONIO — Walking off the 18 th green at the TPC San Antonio golf course on Monday afternoon, Bruce Bowen flipped on his smartphone after a distraction-free round, discovered ...

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  14. Kawhi Leonard's Injury Is a Shame, but Was Zaza Pachulia's Play Really Dirty?

    OAKLAND, Calif. — The day after the foot slide heard ‘round the basketball world, the Golden State Warriors practice facility was awash in smiles and laughs...

    Erik Malinowski Written by Erik Malinowski about 9 days ago 119,298 reads 0 comments

  15. 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 9 days ago 30,812 reads 0 comments

  16. Clippers Announce Agua Caliente Clippers of Ontario D-League Team

    The Los Angeles Clippers announced Monday they're establishing an expansion team in the NBA D-League. The Agua Caliente Clippers of Ontario will begin play at the start of the 2017-18 season in Ontario, Calif...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 9 days ago 3,483 reads 0 comments

  17. Andre Iguodala Questionable for Game 2 vs. Spurs with Knee Injury

    Golden State Warriors forward Andre Iguodala is questionable for Game 2 against the San Antonio Spurs due to left knee soreness, per Rosalyn Gold-Onwude of NBC Sports...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 9 days ago 10,376 reads 0 comments

  18. Zaza Pachulia Responds to Gregg Popovich's Criticism, Says He's Not Dirty

    After San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich called him out for a closeout that aggravated Kawhi Leonard's ankle injury, Golden State Warriors center Zaza Pachulia is remaining ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 9 days ago 54,380 reads 0 comments

  19. 2017 NBA Draft: 5 Picks Los Angeles Lakers Should Target Late in 1st Round

    The Los Angeles Lakers are slated to make two selections in the 2017 NBA draft, but they only know the location of one of them. That would be the 28th pick, acquired from the Houston Rockets at the deadline for super-sub Lou Williams...

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  20. Stephen Curry's Postseason No-Shows Now a Distant Memory for Warriors

    OAKLAND, Calif. — As Stephen Curry nailed a 14-foot floater immediately after halftime of Game 1 to cut the Golden State Warriors ' deficit to merely 18, the videoboard suspended ...

    Erik Malinowski Written by Erik Malinowski about 10 days ago 153,927 reads 0 comments

  21. Draymond Green Calls Warriors' Win vs. Spurs a 'Perfect Game 1'

    The Golden State Warriors escaped Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals with a 113-111 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Sunday, but Draymond Green thought the effort was "perfect...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 19,994 reads 0 comments

  22. Andre Iguodala Diagnosed with Knee Soreness, Injury Limited SF to 10 Minutes

    Golden State Warriors swingman Andre Iguodala played just 10 minutes during his team's 113-111 victory over the San Antonio Spurs in Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals ...

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  23. Steve Kerr Will Attend Spurs vs. Warriors Game 1, Watch from Locker Room

    Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr , who is recovering from a procedure on his back to alleviate spinal fluid leakage, will be in attendance for Sunday's Western Conference Finals series opener...

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  24. Steve Kerr Attends 1st Warriors Practice Since Taking Leave with Back Injury

    Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr attended the team's home practice Saturday for the first time since taking a leave of absence to deal with pain related to back surgery three weeks ago...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 11 days ago 35,182 reads 0 comments

  25. Draymond Green and Kevin Durant Meme Gets Immortalized as a Painting

    Draymond Green and Kevin Durant now have a piece of art to forever remind them of their meme-able pep-talk. The GIF-worthy moment took place during Game 1 of the Golden State Warriors vs...

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