1. Lakers Rumors: Latest Rumblings on Lonzo Ball, Julius Randle, 2017 Draft Plans

    This time the positive undertones to the Los Angeles Lakers ' offseason don't feel like a facade. They certainly did in past years, where the good fortunes of top picks in drafts ...

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  2. Luke Walton Says He's a 'Big Fan' of Lonzo Ball, LaVar Is a 'Big Personality'

    Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton doesn't seem to be worried about the potential of dealing with LaVar Ball's major presence if the Lakers make his son, Lonzo Ball, the No...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 hours ago 4,604 reads 0 comments

  3. Lakers Will Ask About LaVar Ball's Involvement at UCLA, Luke Walton Says

    Luke Walton said Friday on the Dan Patrick Show that the Los Angeles Lakers will contact UCLA head coach Steve Alford to ask questions about LaVar Ball's involvement with the program...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 days ago 70,454 reads 0 comments

  4. Paul George Rumored to Be Focused on Legacy, Believes He Can Improve Lakers

    Indiana Pacers superstar Paul George is reportedly focused on his legacy more so than money and believes he can help return the Los Angeles Lakers to prominence...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 days ago 84,878 reads 0 comments

  5. LaVar Ball Has a 'Big Ego,' Is 'Sticking His Foot in His Mouth,' Per Byron Scott

    Former Los Angeles Lakers guard and head coach Byron Scott expressed his belief in a TMZ exclusive that LaVar Ball is bringing a level of negativity to Lonzo Ball's draft process...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 days ago 34,577 reads 0 comments

  6. Lakers Rumors: Top Trade Buzz as 2017 Postseason Continues

    The Los Angeles Lakers missed the playoffs the last four seasons, but things are trending upward for the proud franchise. Los Angeles hired legend Magic Johnson as its president of basketball operations and landed the No...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 9,079 reads 0 comments

  7. Kobe Bryant Responds to Student's Request for Retweet to Avoid Taking Final Exam

    A student looking to dodge a final exam turned to Kobe Bryant for help. A teacher oddly agreed to excuse his class from taking the test if the retired NBA legend retweeted a picture of them shaking hands on the arrangement...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 4 days ago 15,042 reads 0 comments

  8. Lakers Rumors: L.A. Reportedly 'Pretty Confident' It'll Land Paul George in '18

    The Los Angeles Lakers believe they'll be able to sign Paul George as a free agent in the summer of 2018, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical: Wojnarowski added ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 4 days ago 89,544 reads 0 comments

  9. Lakers Rumors: Updated Trade Buzz After 2017 NBA Draft Lottery

    Those weren't Santa Ana winds sweeping across Southern California on Tuesday evening during the 2017 NBA draft lottery...

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  10. LaVar Ball Says Shoe Deal Is $3 Billion with Lonzo Possibly Playing for Lakers

    The NBA draft lottery went exactly as LaVar Ball wanted, and he is now expecting even bigger things for his company...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 days ago 9,148 reads 0 comments

  11. Lakers Rumors: Latest Trade Reports Following 2017 NBA Draft Lottery

    The Los Angeles Lakers , led by new president Magic Johnson , stared disaster in the eye Tuesday night at the NBA draft lottery. They didn't blink. The Lakers landed the No...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 5 days ago 8,046 reads 0 comments

  12. Lakers Rumors: Lonzo Ball 'Heavy Favorite' at No. 2, De'Aaron Fox in the Mix

    UCLA guard Lonzo Ball is reportedly the heavy favorite to go No. 2 overall in the 2017 NBA draft to the Los Angeles Lakers , but another dynamic guard is also in the mix...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 days ago 27,803 reads 0 comments

  13. With Lakers' Options Open at No. 2, It's Up to Lonzo Ball to Fulfill His Destiny

    LOS ANGELES — There is a mathematical poetry to the No. 2 Lonzo Ball has worn all of his basketball life and the three consecutive No. 2 picks the Lakers have won in the NBA draft lottery...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 5 days ago 79,218 reads 0 comments

  14. Magic Johnson Doesn't Commit to Lakers Drafting Lonzo Ball in TMZ Exclusive

    After watching the Los Angeles Lakers lock up the No. 2 overall pick in the 2017 NBA draft during Tuesday's draft lottery, Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson didn't offer any clues as to who the team plans on selecting...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 days ago 25,518 reads 0 comments

  15. LaVar Ball Says Lakers Make Playoffs Next Year If They Draft Lonzo with 2nd Pick

    LaVar Ball isn't in the business of tempering expectations. Speaking to Lakers Nation's Ryan Ward following the NBA draft lottery Tuesday night, the father of heralded prospect ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 days ago 63,664 reads 0 comments

  16. Lonzo Ball Will Only Work Out for Lakers Before NBA Draft, Says Father LaVar

    Lonzo Ball may only work out for one team prior to this year's NBA draft . "That's all we working out for is the Lakers," said Lonzo's father, LaVar, per Ryan Ward of Lakers Nation...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 days ago 60,890 reads 0 comments

  17. D'Angelo Russell Trade Rumors: Teams Asking Lakers About PG After Draft Lottery

    The Los Angeles Lakers landed the No. 2 pick in Tuesday's NBA draft lottery, and multiple teams responded by "evaluating trade packages for D'Angelo Russell," Jake Fischer of Sports Illustrated reported...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 days ago 165,697 reads 0 comments

  18. 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 6 days ago 75,826 reads 0 comments

  19. 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 6 days ago 38,485 reads 0 comments

  20. 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 6 days ago 21,319 reads 0 comments

  21. 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 6 days ago 5,831 reads 0 comments

  22. 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 7 days ago 30,695 reads 0 comments

  23. 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 7 days ago 35,045 reads 0 comments

  24. 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 11 days ago 45,149 reads 0 comments

  25. 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 13 days ago 118,914 reads 0 comments