Lakers squander early lead, lose in OT at the Garden

The Los Angeles Lakers could not extend their road winning streak to three games. The team lost an exciting game, 113-109, to the New York Knicks, after holding a 10-point lead early in the game. https://twitter.com/Lakers/status/940773300434755584 Kristaps Porzingis was too much to handle for any of the Lakers' front court players, scoring 37 points, grabbing … Continue reading Lakers squander early lead, lose in OT at the Garden

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Lakers lose, Lonzo records triple-double

On the same night Lonzo Ball passed Lebron James to become the youngest player to record a triple-double, the Los Angeles Lakers lost 98-90 to the Milwaukee Bucks on the road. The Lakers' rookie who once said, "Don't nobody listen to Nas no more," channeled another 90's rapper on Saturday night when he messed around … Continue reading Lakers lose, Lonzo records triple-double

No defense in the desert, Lakers win shootout 132-130

Lonzo Ball's big night was needed in the Los Angeles Lakers 132-130 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Friday night. The two-point win marks the first for the year for the team. https://www.instagram.com/p/Baf0HvdFcPf/?hl=en&taken-by=lakers The Lakers' 19-year old, rookie point guard almost became the youngest player in league history to record a triple-double. Ball fell one … Continue reading No defense in the desert, Lakers win shootout 132-130

Promising preseason yields only two wins and four losses

After participating in one of the most eventful off-season's in NBA history, the Los Angeles Lakers had an encouraging preseason despite their overall record (2-4). The team opened their preseason with a loss against the Minnesota Timberwolves, 108-99.¬†While the Lakers could not come out with the victory, they did manage to get four players into … Continue reading Promising preseason yields only two wins and four losses

Lakers are ‘thrilled’ to partner on patch deal with eCommerce app-company Wish

After the Los Angeles Lakers announced their new advertising-patch partnership with eCommerce giant Wish, half of the league will be wearing patches this upcoming season. Sports Illustrated has a complete list of teams and partnerships. https://www.instagram.com/p/BZUDvSxFUlP/?hl=en&taken-by=lakers The Lakers patch will simply say, "wish" and be featured on the opposite shoulder from the Nike logo. The … Continue reading Lakers are ‘thrilled’ to partner on patch deal with eCommerce app-company Wish

Lakers add second Ute, sign veteran big-man Andrew Bogut

The style of play in the NBA is trending more towards small-ball, but Los Angeles Lakers are doing something different. On Monday, the team agreed to a partially guaranteed contract with seven-foot, center Andrew Bogut for the veteran minimum of $2.3 million over one season. Bogut was injured for most of last season after breaking … Continue reading Lakers add second Ute, sign veteran big-man Andrew Bogut

Magic Johnson, Lakers accused of tampering by Kevin Pritchard, Pacers

On Monday, Adam Silver and the NBA announced that the Los Angeles Lakers would be the subjects of an investigation into alleged tampering involving Paul George's departure from the Indiana Pacers.¬† https://www.instagram.com/p/BUMuoTZFTIU/?hl=en&taken-by=lakers "At the request of the Indiana Pacers, the NBA opened an investigation into alleged tampering by the Los Angeles Lakers," the NBA said … Continue reading Magic Johnson, Lakers accused of tampering by Kevin Pritchard, Pacers