1. Wesley Johnson Wants to Re-Sign with Los Angeles Lakers

    To say Wesley Johnson hasn't heeded the hype of his lottery billing would be an understatement. Indeed, career averages of 9.4 points and 4.5 rebounds on 46 percent shooting aren't exactly what's expected when you're taken with the No...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 1 month ago 18,110 reads 61 comments

  2. LA Lakers Shock Portland Trail Blazers with Genius Out-of-Bounds Play

    The Los Angeles Lakers are not a good basketball team, but that doesn't mean they've given up on the season...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 1 month ago 110,885 reads 246 comments

  3. Dunk of the Night from Sunday's NBA Action

    On Sunday night, Wesley Johnson threw an outlet pass to Kobe Bryant , who fired it to Steve Blake , who dished back to Johnson for a high-flying Dunk of the Night. The visiting Toronto Raptors beat the Los Angeles Lakers 106-94 , though...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 4 months ago 131 reads 0 comments

  4. Wesley Johnson's Emergence Validating Merits of Mike D'Antoni's System

    Amid a Los Angeles Lakers season maligned by uncertainty, injured stars and muddled rotations, there has been Mike D'Antoni , titleholder of a system renowned for working miracles...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 5 months ago 15,753 reads 57 comments

  5. Dunk of the Night from Wednesday's NBA Action

    Paul Pierce would probably like to hit rewind and avoid getting caught under Wesley Johnson 's massive reverse slam...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 5 months ago 16,133 reads 19 comments

  6. Lakers' Wesley Johnson Throws Down a Reverse Dunk on a Steve Blake Pass

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Wesley Johnson finished a beautiful dish from Steve Blake with a reverse dunk against the Brooklyn Nets . Here's a look at Blake's pass to set it up...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 5 months ago 9,227 reads 7 comments

  7. Ranking Players Most Likely to Be Traded by the LA Lakers This Season

    The Los Angeles Lakers are a lunch-bucket group of hungry players, many of whom are auditioning for job security. And, with the exception of Kobe Bryant , none of them have it yet, just three games into a new season...

    Howard Ruben Written by Howard Ruben about 6 months ago 32,710 reads 67 comments

  8. Most Disappointing LA Lakers Players in Preseason so Far

    Although it has no effect on the regular season, the NBA preseason shows a lot about individual teams. Great effort is often exerted by rookies or players trying to earn a roster spot, while veterans cheer them on from the sidelines...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 4,276 reads 13 comments

  9. Lakers News: Latest on Kobe Bryant's Ailing Knee, Wesley Johnson's Foot and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers will begin the 2013-14 NBA season with minimal expectations from those on the outside looking in. After all, Dwight Howard departed for Houston and Kobe Bryant ruptured his Achilles tendon just six months ago...

    Patrick Clarke Written by Patrick Clarke about 6 months ago 4,777 reads 0 comments

  10. LA Lakers Backups Who Are Good Enough to Start for Other Teams

    After Dwight Howard ’s departure over the summer, the Los Angeles Lakers appeared to be headed for a painfully bad season. But general manager Mitch Kupchak retooled L...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 6 months ago 15,130 reads 50 comments

  11. Which New Lakers Player Has Best Chance to Emerge as a Star in LA?

    If Los Angeles Lakers Head Coach Mike D'Antoni is known for anything in the NBA , it's his ability to turn marginally talented players into desirable commodities by virtue of a run-and-gun, freewheeling style of play...

    Howard Ruben Written by Howard Ruben about 7 months ago 16,503 reads 59 comments

  12. Should Wesley Johnson or Nick Young Be LA Lakers Starting Small Forward?

    Los Angeles Lakers fans aren't short on questions these days. When will Kobe Bryant return? What are the Lakers to do with all that empty space in the locker room now that ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 7 months ago 9,124 reads 42 comments

  13. Are LA Lakers Fans Expecting Too Much from Wesley Johnson and Nick Young?

    There are some Los Angeles Lakers fans who feel that the Lakers actually got better by losing center Dwight Howard in free agency, but to be realistic that only counts when it comes to chemistry...

    Hadarii Jones Written by Hadarii Jones about 8 months ago 11,021 reads 42 comments

  14. Stat Projections for Each LA Lakers Offseason Addition

    After an influx of new talent, the Los Angeles Lakers have retooled their roster in order to try to stay competitive next season. Conventional wisdom says that the Lakers will be much worse next season...

    Richard  Le Written by Richard Le about 8 months ago 2,350 reads 8 comments

  15. LA Lakers Reportedly Agree to Sign Swingman Wesley Johnson to 1-Year Deal

    The Los Angeles Lakers have struck again. Mitch Kupchak and company have been rather busy since Dwight Howard joined the Houston Rockets ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 9 months ago 73,218 reads 254 comments

  16. Struggling Young Players Golden State Warriors Can Sign on the Cheap

    Ideally, the Golden State Warriors will enter the 2012-13 season with a roster identical to the one they had in 2011-12. Other than Carl Landry and Jarrett Jack, every key Warriors player from this season is under contract for next season...

    Simon Cherin-Gordon Written by Simon Cherin-Gordon about 11 months ago 5,634 reads 10 comments