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247Sports - 11 Dec 2018 Stephen A. Smith says Lakers are second-best team in the West
The Los Angeles Lakers are on quite the hot streak. After starting out the season just 2-5, the Lakers are 15-5 ever since, with their latest victory being a 108-105 nail-biter over the Miami Heat on Monday night. They currently rank fifth in the ...
247Sports - 18 Dec 2018 Why the Lakers should sign Austin Rivers
When the Los Angeles Lakers were 4-6, coming off of a brutal stretch on their schedule and facing the real possibility that Head Coach Luke Walton might get ...
ESPN - 17 Dec 2018 Michael Beasley rejoins Los Angeles Lakers on bench in second half
Michael Beasley, who has missed a week while spending time with his ailing mother, was in the area as the Lakers' four-game road trip rolled through ...
Lake Show Life - 18 Dec 2018 Los Angeles Lakers player rankings through first 30 games of the season
We're almost halfway through the season, so let's rank every Los Angeles Lakers player, from LeBron James and Kyle Kuzma to the rest of the roster.
The Big Lead - 18 Dec 2018 The Celtics and Lakers Are in an Arms Race for Anthony Davis
ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski and Zach Lowe discussed Anthony Davis' future. It is looking like the Celtics and Lakers will make a run for him.
Express - 18 Dec 2018 NBA news: Carmelo Anthony backed for Lakers deal as LeBron James drops hint
CARMELO ANTHONY has been backed to sign for Los Angeles Lakers by NBA expert Chris Sheridan.
SLAM Online - 18 Dec 2018 Warriors vs. Lakers Is the Most Expensive Christmas Day Game This Decade
If there's anything NBA fans are more excited about than Old St. Nick, it's LeBron James' first game as a Los Angeles Laker against the Warriors.
ESPN - 14 Dec 2018 LeBron James, Los Angeles Lakers frustrated by calls for Houston Rockets
Several Lakers players purposely held their hands behind their backs on a series of defensive possessions to make a point to the refs in Thursday's 126-111 ...
ESPN - 16 Dec 2018 Lance Stephenson of Los Angeles Lakers gets technical for air guitar taunt
Lakers guard Lance Stephenson has always been creative in finding ways to taunt opponents. On Saturday night, he got a T for strumming an air guitar in Miles ...
Deadline - 17 Dec 2018 Five-Part Lakers Docuseries In Works On Magic & Kareem Showtime Era
Five-Part Docuseries In Works For Magic & Kareem Showtime Era Of Los Angeles Lakers.
Lonzo Wire - 17 Dec 2018 Lakers reportedly stockpiling assets for blockbuster Anthony Davis trade
The Lakers are hoping to package their young core in a trade for Anthony Davis next summer.
Express - 18 Dec 2018 LeBron James: NBA icon says shock Carmelo Anthony to Lakers trade WILL happen
LEBRON JAMES will be joined at the Los Angeles Lakers by Carmelo Anthony by the NBA All-Star break in mid-February.
Lake Show Life - 17 Dec 2018 Los Angeles Lakers get visit from The Zen Master at practice
Phil Jackson, who coached the Lakers to five NBA world championships from 2000-2010, dropped in for an unexpected visit during practice on Wednesday.
Los Angeles Times - 17 Dec 2018 How some Lakers are using meditation to elevate their game
Meditation has long been part of the Lakers' history. Phil Jackson, a disciple of eastern philosophies, introduced his team to it when he coached the Lakers in the ...
Lonzo Wire - 18 Dec 2018 Lakers News: Rajon Rondo assigned to South Bay Lakers for rehab
The L.A. Lakers announced on Monday afternoon that veteran guard Rajon Rondo would be assigned to the G-League for a rehab assignment.
CBS Sports - 17 Dec 2018 NBA scores, highlights: John Wall helps Wizards crush Lakers; Nuggets edge Raptors in battle of first-place teams
It was a busy Sunday in the NBA with seven games on the docket.
ESPN - 13 Dec 2018 Phil Jackson visits Los Angeles Lakers practice facility
Former Lakers coach Phil Jackson stopped by the team's practice facility, surprising current coach Luke Walton, who says he has kept in touch with his mentor.
Sporting News - 17 Dec 2018 Lakers G Rajon Rondo to begin rehab stint in G League
Rajon Rondo appears to be nearing his return to the Lakers. The 32-year-old guard will begin a rehab stint with Los Angeles' G League affiliate in South Bay, ...
LeBron Wire - 16 Dec 2018 4 trade targets for the Los Angeles Lakers
Trevor Ariza is off the market, but these four trade targets are who the Lakers should keep an eye on.
Yahoo Sports - 16 Dec 2018 NBA trade rumors: Lakers holding best assets for Anthony Davis deal?
The Los Angeles Lakers have yet to find a second superstar to pair with LeBron James, but they have at least an idea of which player they'd like to fill that role in ...
CBS Sports - 16 Dec 2018 NBA scores, highlights: LeBron, Lakers try to rebound against Hornets; surging Celtics go for ninth straight win
The NBA has a seven-game slate on tap for Saturday evening.
USA TODAY - 13 Dec 2018 Stephen Curry says Shaq's 'dead wrong' that 2000s Lakers would beat his Warriors
Warriors guard Stephen Curry says that Shaquille O'Neal is 'dead wrong' in saying that the 2000s Lakers would beat this era's Warriors.
ESPN - 25 Nov 2018 NBA -- Magic make Lakers offense disappear down the stretch
The Lakers failed to score in the last 2:24 of a loss to the Magic, but LeBron James will stay true to his instincts.
Silver Screen and Roll - 17 Dec 2018 Lakers Podcast: Should Lonzo Ball change his shooting form?
Lonzo Ball is already capable of impacting any game he plays in for the Lakers, but if he really wants to be special, he needs to shoot consistently.
ESPN - 29 Nov 2018 Los Angeles Lakers bring in Denzel Washington to lift spirits amid two-game losing skid
It was just a coincidence that Denzel Washington met with the Lakers after a second straight loss, but his pep talk may have paid dividends after Los Angeles ...
OzarksFirst.com - 18 Dec 2018 Lakers Run Past Hillcrest
SPRINGFIELD, Mo--Girls high school basketball Monday night, Hillcrest hosting Camdenton.
ESPN - 06 Dec 2018 Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James ignores criticism and scores 20 in fourth quarter
LeBron James, who scored 20 in the fourth quarter to help the Lakers erase an eight-point deficit against the Spurs, said he blocks out criticism and chatter.
ESPN - 04 Dec 2018 Kobe Bryant -- Los Angeles Lakers champions again 'before you know it'
Kobe Bryant says LeBron James and the Lakers will square things away soon enough. "They have a determination to figure it out ...
ESPN - 10 Dec 2018 Rajon Rondo of Los Angeles Lakers suffers setback in return from broken hand
Rajon Rondo has had fluid drained from his broken right hand, pushing back the point guard's return to the Lakers' lineup.
Lake Show Life - 15 Dec 2018 Los Angeles Lakers: Rajon Rondo cleared for basketball activities
The Los Angeles Lakers have received some good news on the injury front, as Rajon Rondo has been cleared to resume basketball activities.
ESPN - 23 Nov 2018 NBA -- Lakers want Lonzo Ball to be more aggressive
Teammates and coaches are pushing Lonzo Ball to be more aggressive and attack the rim.
Lakers.com - 11 Dec 2018 Lakers, Dwyane Wade Salute Each Other After Final Matchup
"What better stage for my brother and I to end it on," Dwyane Wade wrote on his Instagram after facing LeBron James and the Lakers.
247Sports - 15 Dec 2018 Six Lakers players officially eligible for trades
The Trevor Ariza debacle is amazing on several levels. Obviously two teams not understanding which player is getting traded because of a name mix-up is rare, ...
TMZ - 17 Dec 2018 John Salley Implies He Knows Carmelo Anthony Is Joining the Lakers
Did we just get Salley-Bombed?! The 4-time NBA champ seems to know something about Carmelo Anthony's basketball future -- suggesting he'll sign with the ...
LakersNation.com - 18 Dec 2018 Lakers News: Browns QB Baker Mayfield Values Hearing And Learning From 'Idol' Kobe Bryant
Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield explained what inspiration he drew hearing from Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant.
CBS Sports - 15 Dec 2018 Suns owner Robert Sarver didn't want to trade Trevor Ariza to Lakers, per report
Phoenix ended up shipping Trevor Ariza to Washington on Saturday after a three-team trade fell apart late Friday.
CBSSports.com - 16 Dec 2018 Lakers' JaVale McGee: Ruled out Sunday
McGee (illness) will not play in Sunday's game against the Wizards, Kyle Goon of the Southern California News Group reports. McGee was considered probable ...
Lakers.com - 12 Dec 2018 Ingram, Rondo Remain Out as Resurgent Lakers Begin 4-Game Trip
Brandon Ingram and Rajon Rondo will not travel with the Lakers (at least initially) on the upcoming road trip.
Sports Illustrated - 11 Dec 2018 Should the Lakers Give up a First-Rounder for Trevor Ariza?
Trevor Ariza is reportedly on the Lakers' radar, but should they trade the Suns a first-round pick in order to acquire the 15-year veteran?
Express - 17 Dec 2018 Kevin Durant: Lakers SHOCK opposition for Warriors star trade deal, Kawhi Leonard twist
KEVIN DURANT has been tipped to move to Los Angeles Lakers next year by NBA insider Chris Sheridan.
LakersNation.com - 17 Dec 2018 Lakers Weekly Recap: What Went Right, What Went Wrong As Depleted Roster Stumbled On The Road
Los Angeles Lakers endured a bit of an inconsistent week, which saw them struggle on the road as injuries and player absences added up.
ESPN - 10 Dec 2018 Los Angeles Lakers trying to add Suns' Trevor Ariza in three-way trade
The Los Angeles Lakers are engaged in talks to try to acquire Phoenix Suns forward Trevor Ariza, league sources told ESPN.
SLAM Online - 17 Dec 2018 Post Up: John Wall Goes Off for 40 Against the Lakers in DC
John Wall finished with 40 points and 14 assists as the Wizards beat the Lakers 128-110 Sunday night at Capital One Arena.
Lakers.com - 09 Dec 2018 Sharpshooting Lakers Splash Most 3s of Season
Josh Hart, Kyle Kuzma and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope hit four 3-pointers apiece, as the Lakers made a season-high 16 triples.
247Sports - 13 Dec 2018 Report: Lakers interested in Wayne Ellington and Terrence Ross
The Los Angeles Lakers landed the top free agent over the summer in the form of LeBron James. Through the first half of the 2018-19 season, the team's young ...
ESPN - 09 Dec 2018 LeBron James of Los Angeles Lakers looks ahead to final matchup with Dwyane Wade
Asked why his bond with Dwyane Wade has stood the test of time, LeBron James said, "Some things you just can't explain, and that's why we have our ...
Express - 17 Dec 2018 NBA news: Raptors’ Kawhi Leonard fear revealed, Lakers and Clippers offered hope
KAWHI LEONARD's is still focused on returning to Los Angeles, offering hope to both the Los Angeles Lakers and LA Clippers of snapping the star up in free ...
Express - 15 Dec 2018 NBA news: Lakers tipped for SHOCK double trade with Heat, Suns and 76ers
LOS ANGELES LAKERS have been tipped to make a double swoop before the trade deadline closes in February.
CBS Sports - 28 Nov 2018 After beating LeBron's Lakers, Nuggets' Mike Malone sends message to visiting fans: 'Take that L on the way out''
Malone understands opposing fans will come out to root for their teams, but he only cares that they 'go home disappointed'
New York Post - 13 Dec 2018 Lakers' betting trend is solid, despite Spurs exception
Last week, we alerted you to an Under trend that had been dominant for the Los Angeles Lakers. Unfortunately, that was on the day that LeBron James and Co.
ClutchPoints - 17 Dec 2018 Rumor: Lakers unlikely to trade Kentavious Caldwell-Pope to Sixers due to unwillingness to take salary dump
The Sixers are interested in Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, but the Lakers are uninterested in taking on any future salary in a trade.
Yahoo Sports - 13 Dec 2018 Lakers have some assets to move as NBA early-trade window approaches
Each NBA season, what most teams call the “early-trade window” opens on Dec. 15. That's when the vast majority of players who signed as free agents over the ...
Express - 15 Dec 2018 NBA news: Los Angeles Lakers told they MUST trade Lonzo Ball for this deal to happen
THE LOS ANGELES LAKERS will have to trade Lonzo Ball if they want to strike a deal with the Phoenix Suns.
Express - 15 Dec 2018 NBA news: Anthony Davis stunning Lakers revelation, THIS trade is a better fit
ANTHONY DAVIS may be the top target for the Los Angeles Lakers, but Bradley Beal may be the better fit alongside LeBron James.
247Sports - 08 Dec 2018 Lakers media reacts to first half vs. Grizzlies
The Los Angeles Lakers are consistent in their inconsistency. If you would've said going into last night that they would blow a fourth-quarter lead and be ...
Lakers.com - 26 Nov 2018 Where to Watch and Listen | Los Angeles Lakers
Where to Watch/Listen to the Lakers On Television.
Sun Sentinel - 11 Dec 2018 Winderman's view: Lakers 108, Heat 105
Ira Winderman's perspectives on the Heat's Monday night game against the Los Angeles Lakers.
ESPN - 22 Nov 2018 LeBron James, Los Angeles Lakers, standing ovation in return at Cleveland Cavaliers
LeBron James was greeted with a standing ovation in his return to Cleveland on Wednesday night for his first game facing the Cavaliers as a member of the ...
Silver Screen and Roll - 14 Dec 2018 James Worthy is happy the worst is over for Lakers
The darkest days are behind the Lakers, and no one is happier about it than "Big Game" James Worthy.
Lake Show Life - 11 Dec 2018 Los Angeles Lakers: Svi Mykhailiuk getting more accustomed to NBA level
Los Angeles Lakers rookie Svi Mykhailiuk has started to see more playing time of late, which has led to some success for him and his team.
Lake Show Life - 10 Dec 2018 Los Angeles Lakers: Kyle Kuzma might be most underrated player in NBA
Los Angeles Lakers second-year forward Kyle Kuzma continues to improve in all facets of the game, making him arguably the most underrated player in the ...
Chron - 14 Dec 2018 Lakers hesitant to trade young core players
With the potential for trades picking up beginning Saturday, when most free agents signed last offseason are eligible to be dealt, the Lakers have been ...
Express - 14 Dec 2018 NBA news: Anthony Davis to Lakers surprise scenario, this trade must happen first
ANTHONY DAVIS could still end up being traded to the Los Angeles Lakers, even if they strike a deal for another All-Star this season.
Los Angeles Times - 17 Dec 2018 Moe Wagner gives shorthanded Lakers a lift with 12 points in 16 1/2 minutes
As he's worked to get healthy, Lakers rookie Moe Wagner hasn't seen much playing time this season. But Sunday evening, the Lakers needed him, so he got ...
NBCSports.com - 14 Dec 2018 Expect Wizards trade rumor reboot with LeBron James, Lakers coming to town
While the Wizards have stabilized their season after a rough start, they remain a rumor mill fave. Days before LeBron and the Lakers visit, one analyst tells NBC ...
Express - 14 Dec 2018 Lakers warned over making 'worst move ever' amid Lonzo Ball trade rumours
LOS ANGELES LAKERS could trade Lonzo Ball, but it would be the “worst move” in the franchise's history.
Express - 15 Dec 2018 Trevor Ariza: Lakers handed trade boost after Suns deal COLLAPSES in stunning twist
THE LOS ANGELES LAKERS have been handed a massive boost in their quest to trade Trevor Ariza, as his proposed move to the Washington Wizards ...
Express - 16 Dec 2018 NBA news: Why Lakers duo LeBron James, Kyle Kuzma are like Michael Jordan, Scottie Pippen
LEBRON JAMES has an apprentice in team-mate Kyle Kuzma just like Michael Jordan did with Scottie Pippen.
Express - 12 Dec 2018 NBA news: Anthony Davis trade revelation to Lakers, Magic Johnson has shock plan
THE LOS ANGELES LAKERS will not look to sign a top free agent next summer as they are more likely to try and trade for Anthony Davis.
ClutchPoints - 16 Dec 2018 Pelicans’ Julius Randle calls out Lakers’ Kyle Kuzma after Kentucky decimated Utah
Kentucky defeated Utah on Saturday. Pelicans big man Julius Randle is letting his pal, Los Angeles Lakers small forward Kyle Kuzma, know all about it.
For The Win - 28 Nov 2018 Nuggets' Jamal Murray can't stop trolling the Lakers
He made another gesture that is sure to anger the Los Angeles Lakers.
The Big Lead - 14 Dec 2018 PM Roundup: Eliza Dushku; Lakers Angry With Refs; The Downfall Of Craig James
Eliza Dushku; The Lakers are angry with the refs; The downfall of Craig James and more.
Hoops Hype - 11 Dec 2018 MVP Race: With Lakers winning, LeBron James moves closer to No. 1
Each week, HoopsHype ranks the Top 10 candidates for this year's MVP award. LeBron James moved closer to No. 1, but who holds the top spot?
NBA.com - 11 Dec 2018 What is the next move for the Lakers?
With talk surrounding Trevor Ariza possibly joining the Lakers, the GameTime crew discuss what is the next move for the Lakers with free agency.
Express - 12 Dec 2018 NBA news: Lakers ORDERED to trade Anthony Davis because of Kevin Durant and Kawhi Leonard
NBA NEWS - The Los Angeles Lakers have been told they must trade Anthony Davis if they are snubbed by Kevin Durant and Kawhi Leonard.
SB Nation - 11 Dec 2018 Lakers’ Josh Hart says Chipotle tastes better with their plastic forks, and he’s right
Lakers guard Josh Hart frequents Chipotle, like many of us do. On Monday afternoon, he tweeted out a very simple, but accurate statement with regards to the ...
Miami Herald - 09 Dec 2018 Goran Dragic and Wayne Ellington expected back for Heat vs. Lakers
The Miami Heat had just eight available players for most of Saturday's win over the Los Angeles Clippers. But Miami expects to have more options to turn to in ...
OCRegister - 13 Dec 2018 Without the fight and the loss to the Rockets, the Lakers wouldn’t look the same
EL SEGUNDO — Unlike actual pro fist fights, this one won't have a rematch. On Thursday the Lakers (17-10) take on the Houston Rockets without Rajon Rondo ...
Silver Screen and Roll - 14 Dec 2018 Lakers Trade Rumors: Heat, 76ers and Thunder have interest in Kentavious Caldwell-Pope
As we inch closer to Dec. 15, it's looking more and more likely that Kentavious Caldwell-Pope won't be on the Los Angeles Lakers past the trade deadline.
Lakers.com - 05 Dec 2018 Running Diary: Lakers vs. Spurs (12/05/18)
Below is a running diary of the Lakers' game against the San Antonio Spurs, with comments drawn from Mike Trudell's @LakersReporter Twitter account, as well ...
Silver Screen and Roll - 12 Dec 2018 NBA Rumors: Lakers will not trade Lonzo Ball, Kyle Kuzma, Brandon Ingram or Josh Hart for Trevor Ariza
Suns GM James Jones was a shooter, and we all know shooters shoot, but the Lakers were never going to move Brandon Ingram, Kyle Kuzma, Josh Hart or ...
Express - 15 Dec 2018 Kevin Durant: Lakers, Clippers and Knicks sent huge free agency update by former team-mate
KEVIN DURANT will re-sign with the Golden State Warriors next summer and snub the likes of the Los Angeles Lakers, LA Clippers and New York Knicks.
Express - 11 Dec 2018 NBA news: Lakers backed to partner LeBron James with Carmelo Anthony on ONE condition
CARMELO ANTHONY “will be a fit” for the Los Angeles Lakers once the franchise streamline their roster.
Express - 13 Dec 2018 Anthony Davis: Lakers and Celtics sent worrying message amid trade rumours
ANTHONY DAVIS will be made to leave the New Orleans Pelicans turn down a potential supermax deal in favour of joining the Los Angeles Lakers or Boston ...
LakersNation.com - 16 Dec 2018 Lakers Rumors: Magic Johnson, Rob Pelinka Have Desire To Replace Luke Walton With 'Their Own Coach'
Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson and GM Rob Pelinka reportedly wish to fire Luke Walton, who remains supported by Jeanie Buss.
Express - 11 Dec 2018 NBA news: Kevin Durant and Kawhi Leonard to Lakers shock claim, LeBron James key
NBA NEWS - Kevin Durant and Kawhi Leonard could snub the Los Angeles Lakers for the Los Angeles Clippers next summer, NBA insider Stephen A. Smith ...
Silver Screen and Roll - 12 Dec 2018 Lakers: Brandon Ingram says Magic Johnson told him to stay ‘patient’ and not rush his development
The Lakers need Brandon Ingram to be better, but Magic Johnson isn't rushing him.
Lonzo Wire - 05 Dec 2018 Lakers have offered Lonzo Ball in a trade for John Wall
The Lakers have reportedly included Lonzo Ball in trade talks for Wizards star John Wall.
ClutchPoints - 15 Dec 2018 Referees call out Chris Webber for incorrect observation during Lakers-Rockets game
There is a narrative around James Harden that he often times tries to draw fouls rather than going for a score. This can be true at times, however, every single ...
Express - 13 Dec 2018 Anthony Davis AND DeMarcus Cousins joining Lakers in 2019 only deal guaranteed to work
THE LOS ANGELES LAKERS are set for a busy few months up until the 2019 free agency window, and they should make signing both Anthony Davis AND ...
Express - 13 Dec 2018 Anthony Davis: Pelicans star fires Lakers and Warriors jibe, is this a trade clue?
ANTHONY DAVIS has snubbed Los Angeles Lakers and Golden State Warriors when naming what he believes to be the best team in the Western Conference.
Express - 12 Dec 2018 Kawhi Leonard: Clippers pulling THIS sneaky tactic to beat Lakers to free agent signing
KAWHI LEONARD is heavily linked with joining the Los Angeles Lakers but the LA Clippers have already been putting in the work to snatch him in free agency ...
Express - 11 Dec 2018 Kevin Durant: Warriors star backed to SNUB Lakers and Knicks for SHOCK move
KEVIN DURANT will snub a move to Los Angeles Lakers and New York Knicks in favour of a switch to LA Clippers, claims NBA pundit Stephen A. Smith.
Silver Screen and Roll - 10 Dec 2018 Lakers Podcast: Candace Parker, James Worthy on LeBron James playing with stars
The Lakers are exceeding expectations. Would that be enough to convince another star to join LeBron James in Los Angeles?
Express - 10 Dec 2018 NBA news: Kawhi Leonard drops trade clue with Lakers, Knicks, Nets and Clippers waiting
KAWHI LEONARD has still not completely settled at Toronto Raptors after admitting he has not had time to explore the city.
Silver Screen and Roll - 12 Dec 2018 Laker Film Room: Josh Hart might be the worst player at giving high-fives in NBA, Lakers history
You might think that the rest of the Lakers are leaving Josh Hart hanging on high-fives, but you would be wrong to blame them for Hart's horrendous technique.
LakersNation.com - 16 Dec 2018 Lakers Injury Update: Brandon Ingram Day-To-Day As Recovery From Sprained Ankle Continues
Los Angeles Lakers provided an injury update on Brandon Ingram, who is now considered day-to-day as he recovers from a sprained left ankle.
Silver Screen and Roll - 09 Dec 2018 Kobe Bryant loves ‘potential’ of young Lakers, has faith ‘they’ll figure it out’
Kobe Bryant has long* been an advocate for patiently building basketball teams until they reach their full potential naturally, especially when the Lakers are ...
Express - 12 Dec 2018 James Harden makes Lakers revelation as Rockets beat Trail Blazers
JAMES HARDEN is in a buoyant mood as he prepares to face LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers next after securing a victory for the Houston Rockets ...
Yahoo Sports - 02 Dec 2018 Kuzma leads Lakers' 120-96 rout of Suns for 3rd straight win
Moritz Wagner drove for a layup to put the Los Angeles Lakers up by 31 points, and his teammates erupted off the bench in spontaneous glee for their German ...