1. Lakers News: Latest on Kevin Durant's Free Agency, Kobe Bryant's Move to SF

    After losing a franchise-worst 61 games last season, the Los Angeles Lakers are looking for reasons to remain optimistic entering the 2015-16 campaign. Fortunately for the Purple and Gold, two pieces of news could have their stock trending up...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 4,161 reads 3 comments

  2. Steve Kerr Injury: Updates on Warriors Coach's Back and Return

    Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr took an indefinite leave of absence as he continues to recover from offseason back surgeries, the team announced on Oct. 1 ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 months ago 408,443 reads 205 comments

  3. New LA Clippers Face Same Old Pressures and Expectations

    The more things change, the more they stay the same for the Los Angeles Clippers . Of the 17 players wearing the team's new threads in training camp, 10 are fresh faces—as Clippers, that is...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 5 months ago 27,801 reads 155 comments

  4. What If Phil's Right? Beck's Possible Landing Spots for Kobe in 2016

    During a New York Knicks press conference on September 25, former Los Angeles Lakers head coach current Knicks president Phil Jackson made some very controversial comments on Kobe Bryant 's future...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 5 months ago 13,893 reads 83 comments

  5. What Steve Nash's Hiring Says About the Evolving Golden State Warriors Culture

    The real value in Steve Nash 's partnership with the Golden State Warriors is more symbolic than practical, but don't make the mistake of assuming that detracts from its importance...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 5 months ago 35,899 reads 15 comments

  6. Kobe Bryant Plans to Retire with Lakers, Won't Play for Other Teams

    Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant isn't ready to announce what his future holds beyond the 2015-16 season. The team legend does know he has no interest in leaving the Lakers to chase a championship with another organization, though...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 42,873 reads 111 comments

  7. Golden State Warriors Smart to Be Shrewd in Harrison Barnes Extension Talks

    The temptation to overpay Harrison Barnes on a new extension is very real, especially for a Golden State Warriors team that deeply values continuity...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 5 months ago 19,077 reads 50 comments

  8. Warriors Media Day 2015: Top Interviews, Photos, Video and Reaction

    The defending NBA champions, the Golden State Warriors , were unveiled on Monday during the team's media day. And there was one unifying theme throughout the proceedings...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 9,801 reads 17 comments

  9. Lakers Media Day 2015: Top Interviews, Photos, Video and Reaction

    The Los Angeles Lakers ' media day took place Monday at the Toyota Sports Center ahead of a 2015-16 season with a squad that sports a retooled roster and resultant uncertainty—but also plenty of excitement...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 5 months ago 20,328 reads 36 comments

  10. Paul Pierce Says It Will Be Tough for Kobe Bryant to Accept Reduced Role

    Paul Pierce seems to be very aware the end of his career is approaching, even going so far as to say he will probably retire if the Los Angeles Clippers win a championship this season, according to ESPN...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 5 months ago 129,953 reads 342 comments

  11. Steve Nash Hired by Warriors as Part-Time Player Development Consultant

    The Golden State Warriors officially announced the addition of Steve Nash , a two-time NBA Most Valuable Player, as a part-time player development consultant Friday...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 25,483 reads 74 comments

  12. Always a Warrior: Festus Ezeli Has Battled His Way into Golden State's Future

    Golden State Warriors center Festus Ezeli had dreams when he left his native Nigeria for the United States in July 2004 —but they weren't of the hoops variety...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 5 months ago 22,977 reads 57 comments

  13. Kobe Bryant's Shoulder, Potential Minutes Restriction Discussed by Mitch Kupchak

    The past few years of Los Angeles Lakers basketball hasn't quite resembled the brand that made the franchise so famous...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 5 months ago 8,786 reads 43 comments

  14. Metta World Peace to Lakers: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

    After spending a year-and-a-half away from the NBA , Metta World Peace will make his return to the league in 2015-16. The 35-year-old small forward signed with the Los Angeles Lakers , the team announced Thursday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 5 months ago 71,297 reads 159 comments

  15. Jordan Clarkson: 'I've Got a Chip on My Shoulder' Heading into Next Season

    LOS ANGELES — In some respects, Jordan Clarkson has already arrived. The 23-year-old University of Missouri product earned first-team All-Rookie honors last season while bringing hope to forlorn fans of the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 5 months ago 35,036 reads 40 comments

  16. Bucher Buzz: Harrison Barnes Hurting Image, Players Union with Firing of Agent

    Since winning an NBA championship in June, Golden State Warriors forward Harrison Barnes has had a busy offseason by rejecting a contract offer and promptly firing his agent, Jeff Wechsler...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 5 months ago 7,551 reads 18 comments

  17. Stephen Curry Reads Negative 2009 Draft Report in New Commercial

    Some of the words written on Stephen Curry in 2009 were very different from the ones being written about the reigning NBA Most Valuable Player six years later...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 5 months ago 373,355 reads 123 comments

  18. Suns' Sonny Weems Literally Rips Rim Off with 1-Handed Slam

    Sonny Weems absolutely wrecked the rim during a workout—in the most literal way. The Phoenix Suns guard brought a one-handed slam down on the basket, ripping the rim off the backboard...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 5 months ago 43,954 reads 30 comments

  19. Byron Scott Discusses Kobe Bryant, Julius Randle, Analytics and More

    Los Angeles Lakers head coach Byron Scott did not have a strong debut season with the franchise, winning just 21 games, but that doesn't mean the 54-year-old has dampened his optimism heading into 2015-16...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 23,173 reads 150 comments

  20. Superfans vs. Haters: 2015-16 LA Lakers Season Preview

    Make way for the 2015-16 Los Angeles Lakers . They're going...somewhere. Though the Lakers' 2015 offseason wasn't perfect, it was eventful. They drafted D'Angelo Russell, traded for Roy Hibbert and signed Brandon Bass and Lou Williams...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 5 months ago 14,099 reads 84 comments

  21. Can Doc Rivers the Coach Validate Doc Rivers the General Manager?

    In just two years with the Los Angeles Clippers , Doc Rivers has managed to consolidate organizational power in a way that few (if any) outside the owner's box have in the NBA ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 5 months ago 9,914 reads 93 comments

  22. Robert Upshaw to Lakers: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Some expected Robert Upshaw to sign with the Los Angeles Lakers after playing for their NBA Summer League outfit, but the two sides made it official Monday, per the team's official ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 48,889 reads 174 comments

  23. D'Angelo Russell Comments on Lakers' Playoff Chances, Rookie of the Year Hopes

    D'Angelo Russell is the most important player on the Los Angeles Lakers roster heading into his rookie season. That's a lot of pressure to put on a 19-year-old who has never played in an official NBA game, but the No...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 33,836 reads 206 comments

  24. Juwan Staten to Warriors: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The reigning champion Golden State Warriors reportedly added more backcourt depth Thursday by signing former West Virginia standout point guard Juwan Staten to a one-year contract...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 months ago 12,887 reads 19 comments

  25. Rajon Rondo Gets Some Basketball Work in While on PhunkeeDuck

    Video contains NSFW language. The PhunkeeDuck craze continues to spread through the world of sports. Its latest victim? Rajon Rondo ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 5 months ago 60,791 reads 31 comments