1. Pros and Cons of Jahlil Okafor for Los Angeles Lakers in the 2015 NBA Draft

    Even days after the NBA draft lottery, fans of the Los Angeles Lakers are still rejoicing. Not only did L.A. keep its top-five pick, it also snuck all the way up to the No...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 3 days ago 10,410 reads 16 comments

  2. 2015 NBA Draft Combine Prospects the Los Angeles Lakers Must Watch Most Closely

    The NBA Draft Combine gives team executives a chance to see most of the upcoming draft's prospects go through workouts, drills and scrimmages all in the same place at the same time...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 10 days ago 32,633 reads 75 comments

  3. Ranking the Los Angeles Lakers' Biggest Needs in the 2015 NBA Draft

    Hope always springs anew. For the Los Angeles Lakers , the 2015 NBA draft can set the franchise on a course to reclaim their former glory...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 17 days ago 7,707 reads 6 comments

  4. Ranking the Los Angeles Lakers' Biggest Priorities for the 2015 NBA Offseason

    The 2015 NBA offseason has the potential to be a transformative one for the Los Angeles Lakers . The team has the tools at its disposal—a pair of first-round draft choices ...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 24 days ago 9,728 reads 4 comments

  5. 5 Dark-Horse Candidates for the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2015 NBA Draft

    In all likelihood (fingers crossed!) the Los Angeles Lakers are going to end up with one of the first five picks in the 2015 NBA draft. With the fourth-worst overall record, ending up with the fourth pick would be par for the course...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 1 month ago 10,249 reads 9 comments

  6. Ranking the Top 10 Plays and Moments from Los Angeles Lakers 2014-15 Season

    We all know about how bad the 2014-15 season was for the Los Angeles Lakers . Everyone—including yours truly—has written multiple pieces going on and on about the futility ...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 1 month ago 13,896 reads 49 comments

  7. The 5-Step Plan for Los Angeles Lakers to Return to the Playoffs Next Season

    For decades now, the Los Angeles Lakers have prided themselves on reloading instead of rebuilding, never going through a prolonged drought...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 1 month ago 25,842 reads 126 comments

  8. Projecting the Los Angeles Lakers' 2015 Free-Agency Big Board

    The Los Angeles Lakers will enter the 2015 free-agent frenzy with a bundle of cap space and an ambitious shopping list...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 1 month ago 34,484 reads 149 comments

  9. Power Ranking Los Angeles Lakers Players Heading into Final Month of Season

    The end of the 2014-15 NBA season can't come soon enough for fans of the Los Angeles Lakers , but the team —to its credit—is still putting forth maximum effort on a nightly basis...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 2 months ago 1,174 reads 2 comments

  10. 2015 NBA Draft Prospects Los Angeles Lakers Should Already Be Considering

    The only drama remaining in the 2014-15 season for the Los Angeles Lakers is to find out whether L.A. will indeed be picking in the top five of June's draft...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 2 months ago 55,235 reads 94 comments

  11. 5 Things the Los Angeles Lakers Must Address During the 2015 Offseason

    The summer of 2015 will be a crucial phase in the rebuilding plan of the Los Angeles Lakers. "I’ ve been assured by our basketball operations that the team will be back in contention soon...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 3 months ago 1,758 reads 0 comments

  12. 5 Moves Los Angeles Lakers Should Make Between Now and Start of Next Season

    It doesn't take much of an analytical background to conclude that the Los Angeles Lakers are nowhere close to being a good basketball team...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 3 months ago 43,888 reads 119 comments

  13. 5 Biggest Holes Los Angeles Lakers Must Fill During 2015 Offseason

    The Los Angeles Lakers roster may be the weakest it's ever been in the history of the franchise. The Lakers match the New York Knicks and Philadelphia 76ers in terms of having the least amount of talent available to suit up for an NBA game...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 3 months ago 18,834 reads 90 comments

  14. Grading Every Los Angeles Lakers Player Heading into 2015 NBA All-Star Break

    No team needed the All-Star break as much the Los Angeles Lakers did. The purple and gold are reeling after losing 15 of their last 16 contests and now look objectively worse than any team in the NBA not named the New York Knicks ...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 3 months ago 15,410 reads 43 comments

  15. Los Angeles Lakers' Schedule Breakdown and Record Predictions for February

    January was not kind to the Los Angeles Lakers . The team lost franchise cornerstone Kobe Bryant for the rest of the season and endured a nine-game losing streak en route to a 3-12 overall mark...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 4 months ago 4,917 reads 26 comments

  16. 5 Biggest Takeaways from Los Angeles Lakers' 1st Half of the Season

    It's a tough time to be a fan of the Los Angeles Lakers . After decades of unparalleled success, the team is in a fallow period...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 4 months ago 10,403 reads 51 comments

  17. 5 2015 Draft Prospects Los Angeles Lakers Should Keep Their Eye on This Season

    With the Los Angeles Lakers announcing they expect Kobe Bryant to miss the remainder of the year , it's officially time to let go of the 2015 season and look ahead to June's draft...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 4 months ago 15,242 reads 50 comments

  18. Los Angeles Lakers' 2015 Trade-Deadline Shopping List

    In the NBA 's current climate, free agents cherry-pick destinations where they believe their presence makes their new teams instant title contenders...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 4 months ago 34,910 reads 98 comments

  19. 6 Things the Los Angeles Lakers Must Achieve During 2015

    It's the time of the year to make resolutions, and the Los Angeles Lakers could stand to follow through on a few of their own...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 5 months ago 1,514 reads 2 comments

  20. Los Angeles Lakers Schedule Breakdown and Record Predictions for January 2015

    The Los Angeles Lakers were better in the month of December. They won 40 percent of their games and upset a couple of championship contenders in the San Antonio Spurs and Golden State Warriors ...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 5 months ago 5,363 reads 6 comments

  21. Biggest Surprises and Disappointments for Los Angeles Lakers

    It's been a topsy-turvy season for the Los Angeles Lakers, filled with both triumphs and tragedies. Successes like beating a league-best Golden State Warriors squad have been offset ...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 5 months ago 3,010 reads 2 comments

  22. 5 Surprising Statistics That Are Defining the Los Angeles Lakers' Season

    The Los Angeles Lakers are struggling through a rough season. After a terrible start, L.A. has corrected course somewhat and been respectable over their past 15 games...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 5 months ago 10,119 reads 52 comments

  23. Best and Worst-Case Scenarios for Los Angeles Lakers in the Month of December

    December has already proved to be an up-and-down month for the Los Angeles Lakers . It got off to a flying start with a double-digit win at Detroit for the Lakers' second consecutive victory...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 5 months ago 9,099 reads 15 comments

  24. Los Angeles Lakers Power Rankings: Stacking Up the Full Roster in December

    About a quarter of the way through the regular season, the sample sizes are large enough to take a look at the big picture and determine who have been the best performers for the Los Angeles Lakers so far...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 6 months ago 1,813 reads 3 comments

  25. Los Angeles Lakers Players Who Should Be Getting More Minutes

    Ed Davis and Wayne Ellington have been two of the few bright spots in this dark season for the Los Angeles Lakers —and both deserve a bump in playing time...

    Ehran Khan Written by Ehran Khan about 6 months ago 9,787 reads 39 comments