1. Blake Griffin Expects to Return from Toe Injury by Clippers Training Camp

    After re-signing with the Los Angeles Clippers , Blake Griffin is optimistic about his chances of being healthy before training camp opens in September. Speaking to reporters Wednesday, Griffin said , " I expect to be ready by training camp...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 4,737 reads 0 comments

  2. GM Ryan McDonough, Suns Agree to Contract Extension; James Jones Named VP

    The Phoenix Suns reached an agreement with general manager Ryan McDonough on a multiyear contract extension. They also hired longtime NBA player James Jones to serve as the organization's new vice president of basketball operations...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 15,976 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 1 month ago 23,101 reads 0 comments

  4. Lonzo Ball's Calf Injury from NBA Summer League Diagnosed as Low-Grade Strain

    The MRI results on Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball 's calf injury reportedly revealed a low-grade strain. Mike Trudell of Spectrum SportsNet reported the news Tuesday, noting the low-grade strain is mild...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 2,781 reads 0 comments

  5. Doc Rivers Says Clippers Will Have Ball Movement with Chris Paul Joining Rockets

    During a press conference Tuesday, Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers attempted to spin Chris Paul 's departure as a positive for the team, arguing the Clippers will " have ball movement" with the nine-time All-Star gone...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 88,193 reads 0 comments

  6. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Team's Free-Agency Hunt for Backcourt Depth

    In some respects, the Los Angeles Lakers have reverted to their old selves in a matter of days. After the surprise signing of Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, it seemed the Lakers ...

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  7. Summer League Champion L.A. Lakers Have a Star in Lonzo Ball

    LOS ANGELES — It's an annual tradition for throngs of Los Angeles Lakers fans to make the trek from California to Las Vegas to support the team's NBA Summer League squad...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 1 month ago 67,532 reads 0 comments

  8. Kyle Kuzma Wins MVP for 2017 Las Vegas NBA Summer League Championship

    Forward Kyle Kuzma dominated the Las Vegas Summer League championship game from start to finish, scoring 30 points and grabbing 10 rebounds to lead the Los Angeles Lakers over the Portland Trail Blazers , 110-98 ...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 1 month ago 15,882 reads 0 comments

  9. Kyle Kuzma, Lakers Beat Blazers Without Lonzo Ball, Win 2017 NBA Summer League

    Forward Kyle Kuzma scored 30 points and grabbed 10 rebounds to lead the Los Angeles Lakers over the Portland Trail Blazers 110-98 in the Las Vegas Summer League championship game Monday night...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 1 month ago 103,370 reads 0 comments

  10. LaVar Ball Rips De'Aaron Fox, Says Lonzo Never Ducked Him During Summer League

    LaVar Ball didn't have much time for the notion his son, Lonzo, ducked Sacramento Kings guard De'Aaron Fox when the Kings met the Los Angeles Lakers in the Las Vegas Summer League earlier this month...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 108,530 reads 0 comments

  11. Sacramento Kings Ask Unsuspecting Lakers Fans for Opinions on Fake Rookies

    The Sacramento Kings found a creative way to troll Los Angeles Lakers fans. The Kings sent a correspondent to ask some Lakers fans how they felt about their team's new rookies, Shawn Carter and Ned Stark...

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  12. NBA Summer League 2017 MVP: Lonzo Ball Wins Coveted Award

    The NBA announced Monday that Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball won the 2017 Las Vegas Summer League MVP award. Ball also received All-NBA summer league first-team honors...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 55,783 reads 0 comments

  13. Lonzo Ball Won't Play vs. Blazers in NBA Summer League 2017 Championship

    The Lonzo Ball Show is officially over in Las Vegas. The Los Angeles Lakers ' prized first-round pick will not play in Monday's summer league championship game against the Portland ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 19,032 reads 0 comments

  14. LaVar Ball Says Nobody Needs to Tinker with Lonzo's Shot

    Lonzo Ball might have a unique shooting stroke, but he doesn't appear likely to change his form as he enters his NBA career. "Oh, ain't nobody tinkering with his shot," his father LaVar said Monday on ESPN LA 710 (via ESPN ) ...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 20,444 reads 0 comments

  15. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Tyler Ennis, Rodney Stuckey and More

    It's been an exciting summer for the Los Angeles Lakers . They've brought in several new players, including Lonzo Ball, Brook Lopez and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope...

    Jared  Johnson Written by Jared Johnson about 1 month ago 5,323 reads 0 comments

  16. Power Ranking Every Los Angeles Lakers Player After Major Offseason Additions

    The Los Angeles Lakers are looking to improve via trade, the draft, a disciplined free-agency approach and summer-league evaluations. Roughly half the roster will be new to L.A...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 1 month ago 19,778 reads 0 comments

  17. Lonzo Ball Drops Double-Double vs. Mavericks Before Suffering Calf Injury

    Lonzo Ball put on a show Sunday to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to the Las Vegas Summer League finals, although he left the game early with a calf injury...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 month ago 27,964 reads 0 comments

  18. Lonzo Ball Suffers Calf Injury During Lakers vs. Mavericks in NBA Summer League

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball suffered tightness in his calf during Sunday's Las Vegas Summer League game against the Dallas Mavericks , Spectrum SportsNet's Mike Trudell reported...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 34,656 reads 0 comments

  19. Dwight Howard Says Kobe Bryant Beef Was Media Creation in Twitter Q&A

    Dwight Howard 's lone season with the Los Angeles Lakers in 2012-13 featured more off-court drama than on-court success. However, the veteran center suggested Sunday that the reports of discord were overblown...

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  20. Lonzo Ball Has Near-Triple-Double in Lakers' Summer League Win vs. Nets

    Lonzo Ball flirted with a third triple-double Saturday night in the Los Angeles Lakers ' 115-106 Las Vegas Summer League win over the Brooklyn Nets at the Thomas & Mack Center...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 103,742 reads 0 comments

  21. LaVar Ball Says Lonzo Could Sign with Major Shoe Brand 'If the Price Is Right'

    LaVar Ball told ESPN.com's Darren Rovell on Saturday that his son Lonzo could still sign with a major shoe brand after wearing Nikes and Adidas during Las Vegas Summer League play...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 39,733 reads 0 comments

  22. Stephen Curry Slides to Catch Aaron Rodgers Pass at Golf Tourney

    Looks like Stephen Curry is just as good at catching long passes as he is tossing long shots. At the American Century Celebrity Golf Tournament in South Lake Tahoe, Nevada, on ...

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  23. Kings Reportedly Will Get 2019 Draft Pick, Cash for Knicks Hiring Scott Perry

    The New York Knicks will send a 2019 second-round pick and cash considerations to the Sacramento Kings as compensation for hiring Scott Perry as their new general manager, according to USA Today 's Sam Amick ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 16,121 reads 0 comments

  24. Lakers Rumors: Assessing Rajon Rondo, Tyler Ennis and Other Potential Targets

    The Los Angeles Lakers made one of their more significant moves in the 2017 offseason with the addition of Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, but it doesn't look like the team is done filling out their backcourt...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 1 month ago 7,172 reads 0 comments

  25. Lonzo Ball Drops 2nd Triple-Double in Lakers vs. Cavaliers Summer League Game

    The Los Angeles Lakers advanced to the quarterfinals of the Las Vegas Summer League championship tournament as Lonzo Ball posted his second triple-double in a 94-83 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 62,488 reads 0 comments