1. Lakers News: Latest on Kobe Bryant, Kendall Marshall and More

    So, the Los Angeles Lakers do have a pulse. It's a strange time to be a fan of the franchise, to say the least...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 8 days ago 4,995 reads 0 comments

  2. Is Klay Thompson Really Worth a Max Contract to Golden State Warriors?

    Golden State Warriors sharpshooter Klay Thompson is not a max-contract player at this point in his career, but he does not have to be in order to secure that type of raise for his next deal...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 8 days ago 10,684 reads 85 comments

  3. Lakers Rumors: Sign-and-Trade for Eric Bledsoe Is Risk LA Must Avoid

    The Los Angeles Lakers are reportedly interested in a sign-and-trade to land talented Phoenix Suns point guard Eric Bledsoe ...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 8 days ago 38,677 reads 41 comments

  4. Lakers' Offseason Hasn't Moved Quickly, but It Could Move Them to Right Coach

    LOS ANGELES — One safe way to gauge how busy Mitch Kupchak has been is to check his hair. When he really needs to get it cut, you know the Los Angeles Lakers general manager has been absolutely swamped...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 8 days ago 90,723 reads 154 comments

  5. Are Nick Young and Jordan Hill More Than Placeholders for LA Lakers Now?

    Nick Young and Jordan Hill matter for the Los Angeles Lakers ...kind of. They will likely be starters next season in Los Angeles, but I can’t shake the feeling that both might only be stopgap players...

    J.M. Poulard Written by J.M. Poulard about 8 days ago 15,423 reads 39 comments

  6. Jordan Clarkson Shows He's a Steal for the Lakers in Summer League

    As the Los Angeles Lakers ’ leading scorer through all five of their Las Vegas Summer League games, Jordan Clarkson showed why he was a genuine steal in this year’s NBA draft...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 8 days ago 41,227 reads 118 comments

  7. How Klay Thompson Can Justify Golden State Warriors' Loyalty

    Klay Thompson has steadily improved every year of his young NBA career, but he must truly elevate his game in 2014-15 to justify the Golden State Warriors ’ loyalty...

    Scott Burns Written by Scott Burns about 8 days ago 7,369 reads 10 comments

  8. Best Potential Veteran's Minimum Free Agent Options for Los Angeles Lakers

    At this point in the 2014 NBA offseason, the Los Angeles Lakers have nearly filled their roster with the recent signing of Carlos Boozer, as well as the re-signings of Xavier Henry, Wesley Johnson and Ryan Kelly...

    Bryant Knox Written by Bryant Knox about 8 days ago 57,578 reads 146 comments

  9. Early Predictions for LA Clippers' Starting Lineup Next Season

    Will head coach Doc Rivers shake things up in the Los Angeles Clippers ' starting lineup next season, or will a team on the cusp of competing for an NBA title in 2013-14 go with ...

    Michael C.  Jones Written by Michael C. Jones about 8 days ago 10,985 reads 26 comments

  10. Best- and Worst-Case Scenarios of Lakers Hiring Byron Scott

    Considering a couple of the contracts they have on the books, you can't blame the Los Angeles Lakers for being afraid of buyer's remorse. They remain extremely cautious in their search for a head coach...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 8 days ago 26,371 reads 128 comments

  11. Should LA Lakers Tank 2014-15 Season?

    Tanking is everywhere in the NBA . Last season, it was in Tinseltown, where the Los Angeles Lakers quickly came to realize that Kobe Bryant wouldn't turn Dwight Howard 's departure into instant gains...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 8 days ago 12,555 reads 59 comments

  12. Lakers News: Latest Info on Coaching Search, Wesley Johnson and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers are putting the finishing touches on a roster that is a lot less formidable than the team's front office had hoped for. Nonetheless, the effort to put out a strong group was made...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 9 days ago 6,410 reads 5 comments

  13. Is Byron Scott the Best or Just Last Choice LA Lakers Have for Head Coach?

    We’ll never know if Byron Scott was the first choice of the Lakers to be their next head coach. It doesn’t matter. He is the logical choice to be the Lakers coach...

    Howard Ruben Written by Howard Ruben about 9 days ago 34,719 reads 213 comments

  14. Kings Use Balanced Offense to Advance to Summer League Semifinals

    Five Kings scored in double figures as Sacramento beat the Chicago Bulls , 80-61, Saturday at Thomas & Mack Center...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 9 days ago 582 reads 0 comments

  15. Kevin Love Trade Would Guarantee Nothing for Golden State Warriors

    The Golden State Warriors ' interest in Kevin Love has been discussed ad nauseam, but one part of the story has been too often overlooked. Love's potential arrival would guarantee nothing for the Warriors...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 9 days ago 19,117 reads 117 comments

  16. Why T.J. Warren Could Be the Steal of the 2014 NBA Draft for the Phoenix Suns

    Through 10 days of the Las Vegas Summer League, Andrew Wiggins and Jabari Parker were the toast of the Strip—a pair of genuinely electric prodigies appearing poised to honor every hair of hype...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 9 days ago 43,949 reads 70 comments

  17. Phoenix Suns Hold All the Leverage over Eric Bledsoe's Free Agency

    A maximum contract offer isn't coming for Eric Bledsoe . The explosive but oft-injured point guard might think he's worth it, but the Phoenix Suns have no reason to pay that price...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 9 days ago 31,111 reads 108 comments

  18. Would Suns Trade Bledsoe to Lakers?

    I don't usually post rumors on here, but this one is intriguing and comes from an unlikely source who is not in the business of making stuff up...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 9 days ago 14,718 reads 50 comments

  19. How Will Los Angeles Lakers Solve Glaring Small Forward Problem?

    Relatively speaking, the Los Angeles Lakers have fared pretty well in their roster-rebuilding efforts. With both eyes on the future and a mostly unwavering commitment to maintaining ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 9 days ago 56,030 reads 268 comments

  20. Report: Clippers Looking to Pry Cassell from Wiz

    According to Yahoo, the LA Clippers are trying to hire assistant coach Sam Cassell away from Washington ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 9 days ago 1,710 reads 0 comments

  21. Medium: Boozer Is a 'Pointless' Acquisition

    Okay, I should be fair. Carlos Boozer is not literally the worst. There are many folks on the planet, or even just in the NBA , worse than the paint-haired power forward who is now officially a member of the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 9 days ago 4,843 reads 6 comments

  22. Kobe Bryant Admits to Being 'Afraid' of What Life Will Be Like After Basketball

    Kobe Bryant may have signed a two-year contract extension worth $48.5 million with the Los Angeles Lakers last November, but you better believe he's already thinking about what life will be like once he retires...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 9 days ago 156,285 reads 178 comments

  23. Report: Thompson Seeking Max Extension

    Klay Thompson's agent has been seeking a max deal in extension talks with the Warriors , reports Sam Amick of USA Today...

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 10 days ago 1,635 reads 1 comments

  24. Lakers Rumors: Re-Signing Kendall Marshall Would Hurt L.A.'s Roster Balance

    The Los Angeles Lakers are in a strange position this summer. They have been forced to nickel-and-dime players in order to comply with the byzantine rules regarding the league's salary cap...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 10 days ago 13,517 reads 8 comments

  25. Report Card Grades for Golden State Warriors' 2014 Offseason So Far

    The Golden State Warriors entered the offseason looking to swing for the fences, and whilst they have yet to knock one out of the park, their small-ball approach has yielded some promising returns...

    Martin Telleria Written by Martin Telleria about 10 days ago 10,338 reads 54 comments