1. Lakers News: Top Happenings Regarding Robert Upshaw, D'Angelo Russell and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers are among the most intriguing teams in the NBA entering the 2015-16 season as they attempt to bounce back from a nightmarish campaign and continue to take steps toward stopping their downward spiral...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 12 days ago 6,428 reads 1 comments

  2. Early Impressions of Willie Cauley-Stein at 2015 NBA Summer League

    With Emmanuel Mudiay , a potential franchise point guard, available for the taking in the NBA draft, the Sacramento Kings chose to pass and address their defense...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 12 days ago 8,245 reads 15 comments

  3. Walton Likely to Replace Gentry on Warriors Staff

    Shortly after associate head coach Alvin Gentry announced that he would be leaving the Warriors to become head coach of the New Orleans Pelicans , Warriors coach Steve Kerr tooted the horn of another one of his assistants...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 12 days ago 229 reads 0 comments

  4. Lakers Hope for Early Impact from D'Angelo Russell, Julius Randle...

    With a wink and a sly grin, the Los Angeles Lakers took a foray into an unfamiliar rebuilding strategy that requires the overuse of such p-words as patience and process and abandons ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 13 days ago 1,042 reads 0 comments

  5. Summer League a Preview for Regular Season

    Before I focused solely on writing about the NBA , I worked in public relations. One of – if not the – top priorities was to temper clients' expectations, which is exactly ...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 13 days ago 379 reads 0 comments

  6. Lakers Rumors: LA Smart to Back off Nick Young Trade in Favor of Depth

    The hottest name on the trade block over the past week and change was the Los Angeles Lakers ' Nick Young . It seems general manager Mitch Kupchak and the front office have backed off, though, which is a great decision...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 13 days ago 48,959 reads 60 comments

  7. Report: Lakers Showing Interest in Lawson

    The Denver Nuggets are currently in a difficult situation with their veteran point guard Ty Lawson . The 27-year-old North Carolina product was recently arrested for DUI for a second ...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 13 days ago 126 reads 0 comments

  8. D'Angelo Russell, Julius Randle Face Challenge That Marquee Stars Have Spurned

    D’Angelo Russell and Julius Randle spent their week at the Las Vegas Summer League trying to find their sea legs...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 13 days ago 41,515 reads 132 comments

  9. Klay's Brother Mychel Signs with Italian Team

    After being unable to stick on an NBA roster, Mychel Thompson is headed to Italy to play for Pallacanestro Varese...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 13 days ago 163 reads 0 comments

  10. What Do LA Clippers Need from Josh Smith's Arrival?

    The Los Angeles Clippers got a little deeper when they signed Josh Smith , as the team announced Thursday afternoon...

    Fred Katz Written by Fred Katz about 13 days ago 7,658 reads 9 comments

  11. Lakers News: Jordan Hill Weighs in on Kobe Bryant, LA Summer League Update

    The Los Angeles Lakers are transitioning into a new era in the coming years, and the team's makeup will be fundamentally different when legendary guard Kobe Bryant retires...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 13 days ago 50,122 reads 111 comments

  12. Reloaded Los Angeles Clippers Ready to Shake Up the Western Conference

    By now, the Los Angeles Clippers ' 11th-hour pursuit of incumbent free agent DeAndre Jordan has become the stuff of NBA lore...

    Stephen Babb Written by Stephen Babb about 13 days ago 107,727 reads 395 comments

  13. Debate: What Grade Do You Give the Josh Smith Deal?

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  14. Josh Smith to Clippers: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    From transformative centerpiece to scourge of a locker room who was paid to go away to integral bench cog on a Western Conference finalist, Josh Smith 's last 24 months have been quite the up-and-down affair...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 13 days ago 124,723 reads 573 comments

  15. San Antonio Spurs' Offseason Gives Golden State Warriors New Fuel for Title

    It's hard to be better than historically great, but the Golden State Warriors will draw motivation from a familiar source as they look to follow up one championship season with another...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 13 days ago 38,079 reads 193 comments

  16. Luc Mbah a Moute's Contract with Sacramento Kings Voided After Failed Physical

    The Sacramento Kings voided the contract of Luc Mbah a Moute after he failed a physical, the team announced Thursday. The development comes just two days after his signing with the Kings was made official ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 13 days ago 6,167 reads 20 comments

  17. Clarkson Finds His Own Way with Midrange Game

    Lakers guard Jordan Clarkson has a counterpoint game. While the broader trends of the league encourage guards to drive headlong to the rim or launch up three-pointers at will, Clarkson has carved out an immediate, intentional niche from midrange...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 13 days ago 2,169 reads 0 comments

  18. Deng, CP3 Captains for NBA's 1st Africa Game

    The NBA and National Basketball Players Association announced the rosters for the first game to ever be played in Africa...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 13 days ago 4,276 reads 0 comments

  19. Expect a Breakout Season from Warren Next Year

    Heading into the 2015-16 season, the Phoenix Suns have a lot to look forward to, even from a simple entertainment perspective...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 13 days ago 132 reads 0 comments

  20. Karl's Media Assault on Boogie Hasn't Stopped

    The Sacramento Kings are still struggling to get on the same page as George Karl. While the organization has made it abundantly clear the DeMarcus Cousins will not be traded, and ...

    Varoon Bose Written by Varoon Bose about 13 days ago 1,050 reads 0 comments

  21. Lester Hudson Waived by Clippers

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  22. Lakers News: Steve Nash Will Train Young PGs

    For the most part, one could argue Steve Nash did more damage to the Lakers as a member of the team than he ever could as a Phoenix Sun. Now, it appears he's ready to make good on the contract he was given and hardly lived up to...

    Benjamin Cruz Written by Benjamin Cruz about 14 days ago 108 reads 1 comments

  23. Lakers Rumors: Nick Young Trade Talks Reportedly Fizzle

    The Los Angeles Lakers were hoping to clear out some salary-cap room by trading Nick Young this offseason, but the "Swaggy P" era looks to be continuing for the Purple and Gold...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 14 days ago 4,967 reads 0 comments

  24. D'Angelo Russell Does Vegas in Style, Talks Kobe Phone Call and Draft Night

    The No. 2 pick in the 2015 NBA draft is getting a full immersion into life out west right now. D'Angelo Russell's NBA Summer League experience is in Las Vegas, which offers no shortage of Lakers fans and Lakers lifestyle on and off the court...

    Lance Fresh Written by Lance Fresh about 14 days ago 56,678 reads 167 comments

  25. Expectations for Willie Cauley-Stein's Rookie Season with Sacramento Kings

    When the Sacramento Kings added center Willie Cauley-Stein with the sixth pick in the 2015 NBA draft, they expected a player who brings athleticism, a capable overall defender and someone who can protect the rim...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 14 days ago 5,954 reads 10 comments