The Los Angeles Lakers showed significant vital signs during this year's NBA Summer League in Las Vegas. D'Angelo Russell knocked down clutch shots, commanded L.A.'s offense and poured in 21.8 points per game—all while sporting a peculiar new 'do. Show More Summary
Look, I’m a simple black man. I only have a few rules in life. If you call it stuffing instead of dressing, like all right thinking black folks, don’t bother friending me on Facebook. You either root for the Los Angeles Lakers, or you’re just wasting my time. And if you’re against black people, then […]
The Los Angeles Lakers showed significant vital signs during this year’s NBA Summer League in Las Vegas. D’Angelo Russell knocked down clutch shots, commanded L.A.’s offense and poured in 21.8 points per game—all while sporting a peculiar new ‘do. Show More Summary
Has Kendall Jenner traded her rumored romance with Los Angeles Lakers player Jordan Clarkson for a fling with rapper A$AP Rocky? According to a new report, the 20-year-old model, who has been seen with the rapper numerous times in recent months, is enjoying a casual romance as rumors continue to swirl regarding her alone time... Show More Summary
Retired Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant wrote a letter to himself as a 17-year-old on Wednesday. The piece, published at the Players’ Tribune, focused on investing rather than giving. Bryant explained to young Kobe that buying material items for family and friends was self-serving. Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Lakers has had a tough stretch of seasons. Last time they made the playoffs was in 2014 when they placed seventh in the Western Conference but got eliminated in the first round of the playoffs. Last season, the Lakers had their worst franchise season record with only 17 wins.
Golden State Warriors superstar Kevin Durant hasn't seen a young player who more closely resembles him from a pure basketball standpoint than Los Angeles Lakers rookie Brandon Ingram. "First person I can say, that I can look at him [and]...Show More Summary
The Clippers have signed power forward Brandon Bass. Bass, 31, joins the Clippers after spending last season with the Los Angeles Lakers, where he averaged 7.2 points, 4.3 rebounds and 1.1 assists in 66 games (zero starts). The 11-year NBA veteran has played in 706 career games (283 starts) with the New Orleans/OKC Hornets, Dallas Mavericks, Orlando [...]
The once-mighty Los Angeles Lakers couldn’t land even a courtesy meeting with the NBA’s marquee free agent this summer. For Kevin Durant, it just wasn’t worth his time to sit The post Kevin Durant Says it Made No Sense to Meet With the Lakers in Free Agency appeared first on SLAMonline.
During the free agency period just like any other, Los Angeles Lakers front office and their fans expect to sign every top free agent on the market and pretty much for the last few years, they’ve struck out each time. The biggest free agent this offseason was former Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant, and […]
When Wilt Chamberlain was traded to the Los Angeles Lakers many years ago, I was invited to the press conference. One of the reporters asked him this question. "Wilt, do you think Coach Van Breda Kolff (the Lakers' coach) can handle you? It's been said you're hard to handle." Wilt replied, "You 'handle' farm animals. Show More Summary
Kendall Jenner showed her support for rumored boyfriend Jordan Clarkson on Sunday night. Although Kendall Jenner and her reported Los Angeles Lakers player beau have yet to confirm their romance, they continue to be spotted together throughout Los Angeles and over the weekend, Kendall Jenner sat in the audience at one of Clarkson’s games. Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Lakers entered the offseason needing a small forward who could contribute right away while also growing with the team for years to come. They got just that with Brandon Ingram. It was the closing of one chapter as Kobe Bryant rode off into retirement after a disappointing 17-65 season. Show More Summary
Nick Young poses for photos while attending the Rise Challenge Mega Launch presented by Kmart on Saturday (July 16) at LA Live in Los Angeles. The 31-year-old Los Angeles Lakers player, who just split from fiancee Iggy Azalea, was asked by reporters at the event if he is excited to become a dad again. “Yeah,” [...]
After Kobe Bryant dropped 60 points in his last NBA game of his career, the Los Angeles Lakers headed into the 2016 offseason with the worst record the franchise has ever had at 17-65. Changes had to be made and that including firing head coach Byron Scott immediately. After 29 years of marriage, Scott divorced his wife […]
After just one season with the Los Angeles Lakers, veteran forward Brandon Bass is moving on but remaining in the same city, as he reportedly signed a one-year contract with the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday. Shams Charania of The Vertical reported the news on Bass, who will be reunited with his former Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers. Show More Summary
Bryant has a little more time on his hands these days A recently retired American basketball icon has taken his talents overseas, where he’s apparently helping promote a Chinese startup. Former Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant appeared...Show More Summary
Los Angeles Lakers forward Larry Nance, Jr., who was injured in the 4th quarter of last night's 88-80 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Las Vegas Summer League, was examined today in Los Angeles by team physician Dr. Steve Lombardo and hand specialist Dr. Steve Shin of the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic.
On Thursday, just one day after being honored at the ESPY Awards, retired Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant was the recipient of another honor—the Legend Award at the Kids’ Choice Sports Awards. So what do you get when you win the Legend Award at the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Sports Awards? You get a trophy, […]
Los Angeles Lakers second-year forward Larry Nance Jr. suffered a “probable fracture” of his right hand Thursday during Summer League play. Larry Nance Jr. will be examined in Los Angeles The post Larry Nance Jr. Suffers ‘Probable’ Hand Fracture appeared first on SLAMonline.