1. Markelle Fultz Reportedly to Meet with Lakers Before 2017 NBA Draft

    Projected No. 1 NBA draft pick Markelle Fultz will reportedly meet with the Los Angeles Lakers at some point this week, according to NBA insider Adam Zagoria ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 14 days ago 16,990 reads 0 comments

  2. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz Leading Up to NBA Draft

    Certain professional sports franchises will be in the national sports news spotlight regardless of their record...

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  3. Lakers Rumors: Some Observers of Lonzo Ball's Workout Felt He Was out of Shape

    When Lonzo Ball worked out for the Los Angeles Lakers last week, his conditioning left a little to be desired, according to some who were in attendance. Mark Medina of the OC Register reported some felt Ball came into the workout out of shape...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 14 days ago 197,719 reads 0 comments

  4. If LA Lakers Draft Lonzo Ball, Is D'Angelo Russell Out?

    LOS ANGELES — The Lakers have until June 22 to decide if Lonzo Ball has the goods to validate the never-ending hype. But perhaps the bigger question the Lakers must address before draft night is what do they really have in 2015 No...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 14 days ago 116,646 reads 0 comments

  5. LaVar Ball Says Lonzo a Better Fit with Lakers Because They Don't Have a Leader

    LaVar Ball continues to do what he can to ensure his son winds up with the Los Angeles Lakers in the 2017 NBA draft. In an interview on CSN's Celtics Talk podcast (via CSN New England's A...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 15 days ago 66,356 reads 0 comments

  6. L.A. Lakers Not Entirely Sold on Lonzo Ball, Holding out Hope for Markelle Fultz

    LOS ANGELES — Lonzo Ball was fine. He was humble and respectful in conversation over meals. He shot the ball well on the court. He very well might be the Los Angeles Lakers ’ draft pick in two weeks’ time...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 17 days ago 343,532 reads 0 comments

  7. Lakers Rumors: Execs Split on Drafting Lonzo Ball, De'Aaron Fox, Josh Jackson

    As the Los Angeles Lakers weigh their options with the No. 2 pick in the 2017 NBA draft , team executives are reportedly trying to decide among Lonzo Ball, De'Aaron Fox and Josh Jackson...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 18 days ago 85,484 reads 0 comments

  8. Lakers News: Latest Buzz Surrounding 2017 NBA Draft Plans

    It's hard to exaggerate the importance of the upcoming draft for the Los Angeles Lakers . Get it right, and the Magic Johnson-led front office adds to an already impressive young ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 18 days ago 2,766 reads 0 comments

  9. Lonzo Ball Says Lakers Need a Leader, but Team Needs His Star Power Even More

    LOS ANGELES — When Dwight Howard arrived at media day for the Los Angeles Lakers in October 2012, he was surrounded by a massive throng of reporters...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 19 days ago 21,866 reads 0 comments

  10. Pat Riley Says Magic Johnson Is Greatest Player in NBA History

    Every year the debate grows louder about who the best basketball player of all time is between Michael Jordan and LeBron James, but Pat Riley has presented a third option...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 19 days ago 23,047 reads 0 comments

  11. Lonzo Ball Says Lakers 'Need a Leader' and Executives 'Love' LaVar Ball

    Lonzo Ball spoke to reporters Wednesday following his workout with the Los Angeles Lakers . The Lakers shared a photo of Ball from the workout: When asked why the team ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 19 days ago 56,826 reads 0 comments

  12. Kobe Bryant Would 'Probably' Visit Donald Trump White House After Championship

    Former Los Angeles Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant told Ben Strauss of Politico that he would "probably" go to the White House to visit President Donald Trump if he were a part ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 19 days ago 68,654 reads 0 comments

  13. Luke Walton Tells Jim Rome LaVar Ball to Be Closed Out of Lonzo's Lakers Workout

    Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton said Tuesday that LaVar Ball will not be allowed to attend Lonzo Ball 's workout with the team Wednesday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 19 days ago 160,035 reads 0 comments

  14. When Paul George Becomes Available, LA Lakers Better Have a Legit Squad in Place

    LOS ANGELES — Clad in matching purple shirt and shorts, Earvin " Magic " Johnson put his arms around guard Jordan Clarkson, flashing his signature smile. The two shared a moment together on Monday at the Los Angeles Lakers ' practice facility...

    Eric Pincus Written by Eric Pincus about 19 days ago 124,711 reads 0 comments

  15. NBA Execs Expect Lakers to Pick Lonzo Ball in 2017 NBA Draft

    Nothing is certain in the NBA draft, but it is continuing to look more and more like the Los Angeles Lakers will select Lonzo Ball with the No. 2 overall pick...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 21 days ago 45,417 reads 0 comments

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

    The Los Angeles Lakers have won just 91 out of 328 games since the beginning of the 2013-14 season, which is their worst four-year stretch in franchise history. However, a brighter future may be on the horizon...

    Paul Kasabian Written by Paul Kasabian about 21 days ago 8,916 reads 0 comments

  17. Have the Los Angeles Lakers Already Found Their Center of the Future?

    Exiting his first NBA season, Ivica Zubac appears primed for success. But it’s more the sum of all parts rather than any one mind-boggling factor...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 21 days ago 29,416 reads 0 comments

  18. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Jordan Clarkson Trade, Not Being Sold on Lonzo Ball

    There's always something going on in Laker Land. Even with the Cleveland Cavaliers , Golden State Warriors and NBA Finals dominating the hoops news cycle, the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 22 days ago 73,052 reads 0 comments

  19. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Jordan Clarkson Trade, Lonzo Ball and Jerry West

    The spotlight never shines away from arguably the NBA 's premier franchise, so it comes as no surprise that plenty of rumors surround the Los Angeles Lakers ahead of a crucial stretch of in the league's offseason...

    Brian Marron Written by Brian Marron about 25 days ago 10,587 reads 0 comments

  20. Lakers Rumors: Lonzo Ball Workout Date with LA Reportedly Revealed

    UCLA point guard Lonzo Ball reportedly has a workout and meeting scheduled with the Los Angeles Lakers on June 7, according to The Vertical's Shams Charania ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 27 days ago 16,696 reads 0 comments

  21. 2017 NBA Draft: Pros and Cons of LA Lakers Drafting Lonzo Ball with No. 2 Pick

    The Los Angeles Lakers cleared their biggest hurdle of the 2017 NBA offseason with some needed lottery luck. They not only retained their top-three protected pick, they managed to move up into the No...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 27 days ago 94,191 reads 0 comments

  22. David Stern Says Mitch Kupchak Kept Lakers from Making 2011 Chris Paul Trade

    Not content to let sleeping dogs lie, former NBA commissioner David Stern rehashed the scuttled trade that saw Chris Paul nearly join the Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 29 days ago 143,893 reads 0 comments

  23. Lakers Rumors: Latest Buzz on Lonzo Ball, D'Angelo Russell and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers face good problems this offseason. It's a drastic change in tone around the franchise, no doubt, but for once the questions around the team amount to what ...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 1 month ago 8,158 reads 0 comments