Lakers center Brook Lopez had no problem getting involved in the shoving match between teammate Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and fellow guard Tyler Ulis of the Phoenix Suns during the fourth quarter of Friday night's 122-113 Suns victory at Staples Center.
Kyle Kuzma (30 points, 10 rebounds) and Brook Lopez (19 points, 10 rebounds) provide plenty of offense for Lakers on a night the young teams scuffle for the third time in as many meetings.
The Los Angeles Lakers are not just rebuilding through the draft, they also have a shot to make a big splash in free agency and trades. With teams and players being tossed around in NBA trade rumors, the Lakers might be one of the few teams with a starting five of assets to unload. Show More Summary
Brook Lopez scored 21 points, Brandon Ingram added 20 and the Los Angeles Lakers blew most of a 22-point lead in a 107-102 win over the Memphis Grizzlies
Brook Lopez insisted — twice — that Friday night’s game was just another for him. It wasn’t awkward, he said. “Typical,” Lopez said. “I felt comfortable out there. It was another game to me.” Except, it was different, whether Lopez admitted it or not. He was facing the team with which he spent...
Brook Lopez hit six 3-pointers and scored a season-high 34 points against his former Brooklyn teammates, and rookie Kyle Kuzma had 21 points and 13 rebounds during his first career start in the Los Angeles Lakers' 124-112 victory over the Nets
The former No. 2 pick finishes with 17 points on 8-of-24 shooting, but the Lakers hold on to win 124-112 behind a game-high 32 points from former Nets big man Brook Lopez.
Center spent the first nine seasons of his career with the Nets, first in New Jersey and then helping lead the migration to Brooklyn.
Twin brothers Brook and Robin Lopez were always up to something, even when they were 5 years old in the back seat of their mom’s car on the way to their older brothers’ basketball games. They created their own little world, drawing pictures or plotting stories they invented with fictional characters...
Center’s ability to linger beyond the 3-point line adds a unique wrinkle to the Lakers, albeit one his teammates are still adjusting to.
Brook Lopez is considered one of the Los Angeles Lakers’ biggest acquisitions this offseason. However, the 29-year-old center may not finish the 2017-18 NBA season wearing the purple and gold. According to the latest NBA rumors, theShow More Summary
The Lakers on Tuesday lost to the Jazz 105-99 in a preseason game. Rudy Gobert absolutely dominated Brook Lopez and finished with 29 points on 10-12 FG, with 13 rebounds, two blocks and a steal. But as for the Lakers, their preseason has mostly been without rookie guard Lonzo Ball. All eyes are on him, [...]
Big man had his second full-contact practice in three days, but the Lakers were somewhat shorthanded on Tuesday with Lonzo Ball and Brandon Ingram sitting out.
The Cleveland Cavaliers are aiming to reclaim the NBA championship title in the 2017-18 NBA season, proven by the big moves they made in the recent offseason. With lack of a true center, the latest rumors suggest that the Cavaliers should...Show More Summary
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EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) -- Brook Lopez is much more to the Los Angeles Lakers than a big man with a big salary.
Growing up, Brook Lopez often had trouble getting into the paint. “I had two older brothers so I couldn’t really drive into the paint at all or they would just block my shot — they weren’t very nice older brothers,” Lopez said. “I had to learn how to score other ways and one of those ways was shooting...
EL SEGUNDO – As he clutched the Lakers jersey in front of him, Brook Lopez conveyed the kind of enthusiasm usually reserved for rookies instead of nine-year NBA veterans. Lopez remarked to Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka that it was a “dream” to wear a purple and gold uniform. He had grown up in North […]
Brook Lopez even joked about the time Larry Nance Jr. dunked on him.
Lakers traded Russell to the Nets along with Timofey Mozgov in exchange for Brook Lopez and a first-round pick