1. Magic Johnson After Celtics Land Top Pick in 2017 NBA Draft: 'I Still Hate Them'

    Magic Johnson beat the Boston Celtics in the NBA Finals twice during his playing career, but he lost to them during Tuesday's draft lottery...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 11 days ago 76,118 reads 0 comments

  2. Lakers Trade Rumors: Rounding Up Top Buzz Entering 2017 NBA Draft Lottery

    The vibes surrounding the Los Angeles Lakers seem overly positive for a 26-win team. So it goes in the offseason, though, and this time it's hard not to notice those vibes are both infectious and deserved...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 11 days ago 38,688 reads 0 comments

  3. Kobe Bryant Gives Jersey to Family of Teen Killed by Police Officer

    Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant sent an autographed jersey to the brother of Jordan Edwards, an unarmed teenager killed by a police officer in Texas last month, for his birthday...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 11 days ago 21,502 reads 0 comments

  4. Lakers Rumors: Latest Trade Reports Before 2017 NBA Draft Lottery

    Tuesday night's NBA draft lottery is huge for the direction of the Los Angeles Lakers , as a top-three pick will land them an elite prospect, while anything outside the top three ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 12 days ago 6,067 reads 0 comments

  5. Everything You Need to Know About Los Angeles Lakers' Crucial Draft Lottery

    LOS ANGELES — On Tuesday, the Los Angeles Lakers will learn their fate. Did their late season, five-game winning streak cost the franchise two first-round picks? The answer will be determined by lottery , with the Lakers owning a 46...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 12 days ago 30,922 reads 0 comments

  6. 2017 NBA Draft: 5 Picks Los Angeles Lakers Should Target Late in 1st Round

    The Los Angeles Lakers are slated to make two selections in the 2017 NBA draft, but they only know the location of one of them. That would be the 28th pick, acquired from the Houston Rockets at the deadline for super-sub Lou Williams...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 13 days ago 35,561 reads 0 comments

  7. Lakers, Suns Say LaVar Ball Won't Impact Lonzo's NBA Draft Stock

    LaVar Ball's antics may prove of little consequence when it comes time for his son Lonzo to enter the NBA ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 16 days ago 45,211 reads 0 comments

  8. If Lakers Keep Their Lottery Pick, Don't Assume They Target Lonzo Ball

    LOS ANGELES — One week from now, "Lakers 2.0," as new general manager Rob Pelinka calls it, will be roaring forward with a new level of optimization and the guarantee of enhanced content in the form of a top-three draft pick…or it won't...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 19 days ago 119,241 reads 0 comments

  9. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Lonzo Ball Rumblings and Upcoming Roster Decisions

    The Los Angeles Lakers head into the first Magic Johnson -led offseason with the franchise icon pulling the personnel strings...

    Maurice Moton Written by Maurice Moton about 20 days ago 5,862 reads 0 comments

  10. Inside the L.A. Lakers' Plans to Restructure Front Office

    LOS ANGELES — Days before the February 23rd NBA trade deadline, the Los Angeles Lakers underwent a transformation...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 20 days ago 45,342 reads 0 comments

  11. 5 Biggest Issues Los Angeles Lakers Must Address This Offseason

    Any NBA team that fails to make the playoffs four years running has some issues to address. Such is the case with the Los Angeles Lakers , a team in transition. The Purple and Gold ripped the bandage off in February...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 20 days ago 23,648 reads 0 comments

  12. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Los Angeles' Offseason Plans

    Like any other franchise watching the playoffs from the couch, the Los Angeles Lakers charge into the offseason with a positive hue cast over every step of the way. But this year simply feels different...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 24 days ago 23,333 reads 0 comments

  13. 6 Low-Cost Targets for Los Angeles Lakers in NBA Free Agency

    The Los Angeles Lakers are stuck in a four-year rut that has redefined the word "struggle" for the historically dominant NBA franchise. Suffice it to say, their free-agency shopping list is extensive...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 24 days ago 29,046 reads 0 comments

  14. Lakers Reportedly 'Enamored' with Lonzo Ball

    We know LaVar Ball wants his son to play for the Los Angeles Lakers . We know Lonzo Ball wants it too —even if he's more diplomatic than his bombastic father. It appears the Lakers are all-in on the UCLA prospect as well...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 24 days ago 176,719 reads 0 comments

  15. Luol Deng Undergoes Surgery on Pectoral Injury, Expected to Make Full Recovery

    Los Angeles Lakers forward Luol Deng underwent successful surgery to repair his right pectoral muscle, the team announced Wednesday ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 24 days ago 198 reads 0 comments

  16. Magic Johnson Tells Luke Walton Lakers Will Get 'Top-3 Pick'

    The 2017 NBA draft lottery doesn't occur until May 16, but it appears Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton is already confident the basketball fates will smile upon his club...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 24 days ago 32,475 reads 0 comments

  17. Lakers Fans Recruit Pacers' Paul George at Disneyland

    Los Angeles Lakers fans hoped to woo Paul George by pestering him at Disneyland. With his Indiana Pacers eliminated from the NBA playoffs, the All-Star visited the California theme park...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 26 days ago 49,898 reads 0 comments

  18. Los Angeles Lakers' 2017 Offseason Blueprint

    It's been a while since the NBA offseason was just a period of rest and relaxation for the Los Angeles Lakers to unwind after another lengthy playoff run...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 30 days ago 15,093 reads 0 comments