Schedule Release: Must-See Games, Home-stands and Road Trips

On Monday, August 14th the NBA released the schedule of all 32 teams in the league. While much of the analysis of the schedule is just speculation at this point in the preseason, there are a few important statistics that cannot be overlooked. Commissioner Adam Silver and the NBA decided to make player rest an … Continue reading Schedule Release: Must-See Games, Home-stands and Road Trips

Lakers win the Summer League ‘ship! What does it mean for their upcoming season?

The Los Angeles Lakers were able to capture the 2017 Las Vegas Summer League Championship despite not having the tournament MVP, Lonzo Ball, in the finals. Kyle Kuzma took home game MVP honors while putting up 30 points and 10 rebounds in a Lakers victory over the Portland Trail Blazers, he was also named Second … Continue reading Lakers win the Summer League ‘ship! What does it mean for their upcoming season?

Lakers’ off-season rundown

The Los Angeles Lakers finished the 2016-2017 season knowing that the off-season following it would be an important one for the franchise. The team hired new leadership by adding Magic Johnson and Rob Pelinka to the front office and held onto their top-three selection in the 2017 draft - a pick they used on point … Continue reading Lakers’ off-season rundown

Top 5 Attainable Free Agents for LA

Even after getting rid of Timofey Mozgov's terrible contract, the Los Angeles Lakers are still cap stricken with their eyes set on the class of 2018. While the team does have enough cap space to sign one max-contract this off-season, they will likely wait to use it on the potential free agents of next year … Continue reading Top 5 Attainable Free Agents for LA

Lakers add former D-League MVP and one other player to Summer League roster

The Los Angeles Lakers added two former D-League players to their Summer League roster on Thursday. Former Los Angeles D-Fenders guard Vander Blue and Windy City Bulls center Alec Brown will make the jump and join the rest of the young Lakers team in Las Vegas, Nev., per Eric PincusĀ of Bleacher Report. https://twitter.com/EricPincus/status/880185259559575552 Blue led … Continue reading Lakers add former D-League MVP and one other player to Summer League roster

Twitter reacts to Larry Nance Jr. NOT winning Dunk of the Year

Monday night marked the first ever NBA Awards show and many players took home honors such as Most Valuable Player, Most Improved Player and Rookie of the Year. Spectacular plays, including Dunk of the Year, were also acknowledged by the NBA last night with San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard taking home Block of the … Continue reading Twitter reacts to Larry Nance Jr. NOT winning Dunk of the Year

Lakers select Kyle Kuzma, Josh Hart and Thomas Bryant in draft; sign UDFA P.J. Dozier

The youth movement is here. The Los Angeles Lakers did as many experts projected and selected Lonzo Ball with the second overall pick at Thursday's NBA Draft. General Manager Rob Pelinka and Team President Magic Johnson waited until pick number 27 to make another selection and then traded their 28th pick for the 30th and … Continue reading Lakers select Kyle Kuzma, Josh Hart and Thomas Bryant in draft; sign UDFA P.J. Dozier