1. Lonzo Ball Credits LaVar, LeBron James on How to React After Losses

    The Los Angeles Lakers dropped to 2-4 with Saturday's 96-81 loss at the Utah Jazz , and rookie Lonzo Ball was willing to accept the blame—just like he learned from his father and LeBron James ...

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  2. Jordan Clarkson Lost $200 to LaMelo Ball in Pop-A-Shot at Lonzo's Birthday Party

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball's 20th birthday party was a costly affair for teammate Jordan Clarkson ...

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  3. Steve Kerr, Warriors Reportedly Preparing to Extend Contract in 2018

    Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr , general manager Bob Myers and team owner Joe Lacob told Tim Kawakami of The Athletic on Sunday that they expect to work out a long-term contract extension for Kerr next summer...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 19 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  4. DeAndre Jordan Rumors: Clippers, Rockets Talked Clint Capela Trade Last Year

    With both Chris Paul and Blake Griffin approaching free agency last season, the Los Angeles Clippers considered trading DeAndre Jordan to the Houston Rockets , according to Zach Lowe of ESPN...

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  5. Lakers News: Latest Buzz on Lonzo Ball and Luke Walton

    The Los Angeles Lakers aren't in the throes of an identity crisis, because they've yet to establish an identity. But that's something head coach Luke Walton and his rookie point guard Lonzo Ball are trying to build with such a young team...

    Maurice Bobb Written by Maurice Bobb about 19 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. Golden State Warriors: 5 Early-Season Takeaways

    The 2017-18 Golden State Warriors are loaded, perhaps too packed with elite talent for their own good. It's a great problem to have, and one that should keep them in the championship discussion right through to the end...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 19 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  7. Draymond Green Says NBA's Fine for Bradley Beal Scuffle 'Don't Add Up'

    Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green was highly critical of the punishments dished out for his scuffle with Bradley Beal, saying his $25,000 fine "don't add up" given his actions...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 19 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  8. Lonzo Ball Says He's to Blame for Lakers Loss to Jazz After '2 Dumb Plays'

    Los Angeles Lakers rookie point guard Lonzo Ball took the blame for the team's 96-81 loss to the Utah Jazz on Saturday night. "Put this loss on me," Ball said, per Ohm Youngmisuk of ESPN...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 20 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. Lonzo Ball Struggles with Shot, Has 5 Turnovers as Lakers Lose to Jazz

    Rookie Lonzo Ball had another inconsistent shooting night Saturday, as the Los Angeles Lakers fell to the Utah Jazz 96-81 at Vivint Smart Home Arena in Salt Lake City...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 21 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  10. Luke Walton Explains Decision to Bench Lonzo Ball During Loss to Raptors

    Lonzo Ball and the rest of the Los Angeles Lakers starters were benched late in the fourth quarter of Friday's 101-92 loss to the Toronto Raptors in a teaching moment by head coach Luke Walton ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 21 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  11. Lonzo Ball's Struggles Continue as Lakers Fall to Raptors 101-92

    Lonzo Ball 's scoring struggles continued Friday night as he mustered five points on 2-of-7 shooting in the Los Angeles Lakers ' 101-92 loss to the Toronto Raptors at Staples Center...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 22 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  12. Draymond Green, Bradley Beal Ejected in 2nd Quarter After Fight

    Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal appeared to grab Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green 's neck, which sparked a fight late in the second quarter. The officials ejected both players...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 22 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  13. Steve Kerr Wears Vibrant Suit to Honor Former Warriors Player, Coach Al Attles

    Golden State head coach Steve Kerr honored former Warriors player and coach Al Attles with a tribute suit Friday night in a home game against the Washington Wizards ...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 22 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Ex-NBA Coach: Lakers Need to Tell LaVar Ball to 'Shut Up' If He Criticizes Team

    LaVar Ball has played nice with Los Angeles Lakers brass to this point in the season, but one former NBA head coach recently told Sporting News' Mitch Lawrence he believes ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 22 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. DeMarcus Cousins Posted 1st 40-Pt, 20-Reb Game vs. Kings Since Olajuwon in 1989

    Fact: DeMarcus Cousins posted his first career 40-point, 20-rebound game in his return to Sacramento; that was the first such game against the Kings since Hakeem Olajuwon in 1989...

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  16. Kobe Bryant Wants Phil Jackson or Michael Jordan to Present Him at Hall of Fame

    Kobe Bryant is still four years away from being eligible to be inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, but the Los Angeles Lakers legend already knows who he wants to present him...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 22 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. Tyson Chandler Trade Rumors: Suns Trying to Move Veteran in Eric Bledsoe Deal

    The Phoenix Suns have reportedly explored including center Tyson Chandler in a trade involving disgruntled guard Eric Bledsoe, according to the New York Times ' Marc Stein ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 22 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. Blake Griffin Credits Jerry West with Convincing Him to Return to Clippers

    Los Angeles Clippers power forward Blake Griffin said NBA legend and team consultant Jerry West played a critical role in getting him to sign a long-term contract to stay in L...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 22 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. Twitter Reacts to LeBron James Wishing Lonzo Ball a Happy Birthday

    This past August , Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James generated headlines and buzz when he wished NBA legend and Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson a happy birthday via Twitter...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 22 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. Lakers Rumors: LA Front-Runner for LeBron James If He Leaves Cavs as Free Agent

    Stop me if you've heard this one before: LeBron James may head to the Los Angeles Lakers in free agency after the 2017-18 season...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 22 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. Lonzo Ball Drops Preview of Rap Single on His Birthday

    In September , Los Angeles Lakers rookie guard Lonzo Ball dropped his debut rap single, "Melo 1." He celebrated the early hours of his 20th birthday by offering a tease of his latest track...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 22 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  22. Blake Griffin Downs Trail Blazers with Buzzer-Beating 3-Pointer

    Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin sank the spirits of the Portland Trail Blazers faithful at Moda Center with a buzzer-beater that allowed the visitors to snatch victory from the jaws of defeat...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 23 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  23. Los Angeles Lakers: 5 Takeaways from Lonzo Ball's 1st Week

    Lonzo Ball hasn't saved the Los Angeles Lakers yet. He also hasn't proved incapable of perhaps pulling off that feat at some point in the future. Four games into his NBA career, Ball looks like a rookie...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 23 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  24. NBA Trade Rumors: Suns Interested in Malcolm Brogdon in Eric Bledsoe Trade

    If the Milwaukee Bucks want to get in on the Eric Bledsoe sweepstakes, they will reportedly have to build a deal around Malcolm Brogdon...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 23 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. Shaun Livingston Won't Play vs Wizards to Attend Devin Harris' Brother's Funeral

    Golden State Warriors guard Shaun Livingston will miss the team's upcoming game against the Washington Wizards in order to attend the funeral for the brother of Dallas Mavericks guard Devin Harris , according to Chris Haynes of ESPN...

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