1. Luke Walton to Lakers: Takeaways from Coach's Introductory Press Conference

    The Los Angeles Lakers held an introductory press conference for new head coach Luke Walton on Tuesday, less than 48 hours after he was an assistant on the sidelines as the Golden ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 months ago 29,427 reads 114 comments

  2. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on LeBron James and 2016 NBA Draft Plans

    After a tumultuous season that saw the team finish 17-65, the Los Angeles Lakers could be busy this offseason in free agency and the 2016 NBA draft...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 11 months ago 48,506 reads 3 comments

  3. Rounding Up the Latest LA Lakers Rumors Ahead of the 2016 NBA Draft

    The 2016 NBA draft is just days away, and Los Angeles Lakers rumors are holding at a steady boil. L.A. has the No. 2 pick in hand with two clear candidates at the top—LSU’s Ben Simmons and Duke’s Brandon Ingram...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 11 months ago 15,026 reads 2 comments

  4. Brandon Ingram Would Be Perfect Weapon for LA Lakers in Modern NBA

    Toward the conclusion of Brandon Ingram’s initial media scrum in Los Angeles, the lanky, prodigiously gifted prospect—who in all likelihood will be selected by the Lakers ...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 11 months ago 26,810 reads 70 comments

  5. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Jordan Clarkson and 2016 NBA Draft Options

    Now that the 2015-16 NBA season is officially over, the league and its fans can focus solely on what lies ahead in the offseason, which includes the draft on June 23 and the start of free agency in July...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 11 months ago 32,333 reads 4 comments

  6. Lakers Trade Rumors: D'Angelo Russell Could Be Dealt for 2016 NBA Draft Pick

    One year after drafting D'Angelo Russell with the second overall pick, the Los Angeles Lakers are reportedly willing to shop him in exchange for another high draft pick this year...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 11 months ago 258,183 reads 505 comments

  7. D'Angelo Russell Trade Rumors: Latest News, Buzz, Speculation on Lakers Guard

    After a tumultuous rookie season with the Los Angeles Lakers , guard D'Angelo Russell is the subject of trade talks with the 2016 NBA offseason officially underway. Continue for updates...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 11 months ago 122,274 reads 166 comments

  8. Lakers Rumors: Top Buzz Surrounding Brandon Ingram, Kris Dunn and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers should be very excited for the NBA draft on June 23. After a franchise-worst 17 wins during the 2015-16 season, the squad will be able to add to its young core with two selections, including the No...

    Jared  Johnson Written by Jared Johnson about 11 months ago 38,618 reads 112 comments

  9. Lakers Rumors: Hassan Whiteside, Jordan Clarkson and 2016 NBA Draft Buzz

    The Los Angeles Lakers have a lot to do to rebuild themselves into a contender, making them—as always—one of the more intriguing teams to watch this offseason...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 11 months ago 84,828 reads 8 comments

  10. 5 Hidden Gems the LA Lakers Should Target in NBA Draft's 2nd Round

    The Los Angeles Lakers will have the No. 2 pick in the NBA draft for the second year in a row come June 23rd's proceedings at the Barclay’s Center. But let’s not forget about their other selection—a respectable No...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 11 months ago 72,966 reads 76 comments

  11. Magic Johnson Requests Lakers to Remove Honorary Title of VP

    Magic Johnson will reportedly no longer be the honorary vice president of the Los Angeles Lakers . According to ESPN.com , Johnson requested that the team eliminate the title and "his name from the staff directory...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 months ago 175,362 reads 134 comments

  12. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Jordan Clarkson, Draft Plans and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers remain one of the rumor market's headline acts ahead of the 2016 NBA draft and free agency. Being the Lakers sure doesn't hurt...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 12 months ago 52,460 reads 6 comments

  13. Lakers News: Latest Buzz Surrounding 2016 NBA Draft Plans

    The 2016 NBA draft is just a couple of weeks away on June 23, and the Los Angeles Lakers will find themselves on the clock quickly with the second overall pick. Should the Lakers stay put at No...

    Justin Neuman Written by Justin Neuman about 12 months ago 35,850 reads 2 comments

  14. Jordan Clarkson Agrees to Four-Year Contract with Lakers

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Jordan Clarkson has agreed to a new four-year contract to remain at the Staples Center. Continue for updates...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 12 months ago 98,556 reads 258 comments

  15. Young Fan Cries After Not Meeting Kobe, Later Does with Help from Vanessa Bryant

    If at first you don't succeed, cry about it—then it might happen. That's how the saying goes, right? It worked for Ayden—a young fan who was particularly disheartened after missing his chance to meet Kobe Bryant last week...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 12 months ago 29,367 reads 16 comments

  16. Phil Jackson: Shaq Showed Up to Lakers Practice with Nothing but Shoes On

    Retired NBA great and TNT analyst Shaquille O'Neal has always had a great sense of humor. According to more than one of his former coaches, that humor involved nudity during his playing days...

    Laura Depta Written by Laura Depta about 12 months ago 189,267 reads 41 comments

  17. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Team's Plans for Trade Market and Free Agency

    Even though we're in the midst of the NBA Finals, the rumor mill is still swirling, especially when it comes to the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Justin Neuman Written by Justin Neuman about 12 months ago 104,817 reads 141 comments

  18. Realistic 2016 Free-Agency Targets for the LA Lakers

    As the NBA Finals progress, fans of the Los Angeles Lakers are left to ponder their own path back to basketball greatness. Summer free agency is one of the major tools for betterment, and L...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 12 months ago 52,301 reads 1 comments

  19. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Draft Plans, Free-Agent Targets and More

    The biggest news around the Los Angeles Lakers this offseason so far is the hiring of coach Luke Walton. Landing the second pick in the upcoming draft wasn't unexpected for L...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 12 months ago 39,858 reads 2 comments

  20. What If Ben Simmons Falls to the Los Angeles Lakers at No. 2?

    With the second overall pick in the 2016 NBA draft, the Los Angeles Lakers will likely select whichever franchise-altering prospect the Philadelphia 76ers don’t: Louisiana State University’s Ben Simmons or Duke’s Brandon Ingram...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 12 months ago 114,837 reads 181 comments

  21. Lakers Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz on 2nd Overall Pick, Top Free-Agent Targets

    The Los Angeles Lakers are entering one of their more pivotal offseasons in recent history, one that figures to set the tone for the future of their illustrious franchise and lift them out of a dark time...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 12 months ago 112,689 reads 21 comments

  22. Jordan Clarkson Is Ready for the Biggest Offseason of His Life

    PLAYA VISTA, Calif. — It’s a sleepy afternoon as Jordan Clarkson—dressed in spotless white vans, modishly torn jeans and a self-graffitied white hoodie—plops down for lunch...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 12 months ago 141,415 reads 196 comments

  23. Blueprint for Solving LA Lakers' Woes at Center and Wing

    Los Angeles Lakers fans have good reason to be excited again, but the team still has major frontcourt holes to fill...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 12 months ago 107,652 reads 137 comments

  24. Lakers Co-Owner Jeanie Buss Comments on Possibility of Phil Jackson Returning

    Los Angeles Lakers part-owner Jeanie Buss shot down the idea Phil Jackson would return to the franchise he led to five NBA titles...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 12 months ago 16,809 reads 4 comments

  25. Lakers Rumors: Latest on DeMar DeRozan Pursuit and Luke Walton Staff Buzz

    Things are finally, mercifully looking up for the Los Angeles Lakers . They didn't have to forfeit their first-round pick, got their first coaching option in Luke Walton and are well on their way to getting a third young star to build around...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 12 months ago 34,636 reads 4 comments