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The Lakers signed undrafted forward Jonathan Holmes on Thursday to a two-year contract.
The Lakers on Thursday signed forward Jonathan Holmes to a two-year deal.
The Lakers will start the 2015-16 season at home on Oct. 28, playing host to the Minnesota Timberwolves, and the opener at Staples Center should also showcase the top two picks in this summer's NBA draft.
The Lakers will apparently be home for Christmas. So will the Clippers.
The 2015-16 season will be Kobe Bryant's 20th in the NBA, all with the Lakers.
The Lakers face one of their easiest decisions of the summer on Saturday, the deadline to cut second-year guard Jordan Clarkson.
After losing two of three games, the Lakers earned an 11th seed in the NBA's Las Vegas championship tournament.
After striking out on their top free-agent choices like LaMarcus Aldridge, DeAndre Jordan and Greg Monroe, the Lakers moved on to fill the roster with three experienced veterans.
On Day 1 of the NBA summer league in Las Vegas, Lakers rookie D'Angelo Russell faced off against Minnesota's Karl-Anthony Towns, the only player drafted ahead of him. On Day 2, Russell went against Philadelphia's Jahlil Okafor, the third overall pick whom many assumed would end up a Laker.
Two games into summer league, one thing appears certain for the Lakers -- their top scoring option, at least in Las Vegas, is Jordan Clarkson.
No Julius Randle, no problem for Larry Nance Jr.
The Lakers signed rookies D'Angelo Russell and Larry Nance Jr. to multi-year, rookie-scale contracts before their summer league game on Friday in Las Vegas.
On Thursday, the Lakers added four new players, signing guard Lou Williams, forward Brandon Bass and rookie guard/forward Anthony Brown, while trading for center Roy Hibbert from the Indiana Pacers.
The Lakers acquired 7-foot-2 center Roy Hibbert on Thursday, sending a future second-rounder to the Indiana Pacers.
The NBA's annual moratorium has been lifted, and the Lakers got to work on Thursday to add two players to the roster.
Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant chimed in on the emoji war over Twitter between the Clippers and the Dallas Mavericks over free agent center DeAndre Jordan on Wednesday.
On Wednesday, the NBA announced the salary cap for the 2015-16 will be set at $70 million.
NBA free agency began in Los Angeles at 9:01 p.m. on Tuesday. The Lakers have agreed to terms with exactly zero free agents.
The Lakers lost out on another big man Thursday when free agent center Greg Monroe agreed to join the Milwaukee Bucks.
The Lakers introduced their three 2015 draft picks on Monday at the team's practice facility in El Segundo.