BOLD predictions for the 2017 season

The Los Angeles Lakers begin a new era of basketball on Thursday night when the team takes on the Los Angeles Clippers at 7:30 PM. This season has been much anticipated by Lakers fans who have dealt with being a bottom of the barrel team for too long. While expectations are high for this youthful, … Continue reading BOLD predictions for the 2017 season

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Vander Blue earns second, two-way contract just days after being cut

Former D-League MVP Vander Blue has signed as the Los Angeles Lakers' second, two-way contract player for the 2017 season. Four days ago and with just a week before the start of the NBA regular season, on October 14th, the Lakers filed for waivers on forward Travis Wear, guard Briante Weber and on Blue. https://twitter.com/Lakers/status/920729025760210945Continue reading Vander Blue earns second, two-way contract just days after being cut

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

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

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