The Los Angeles Lakers are showing signs of life after the worst four-year stretch in franchise history
Don’t look now, but Los Angeles Lakers fans are starting to make their way back to social media after disappearing for the last 4 years. The Lakers won the 2017 NBA Summer-League Championship on Monday night by defeating the Portland Trailblazers, even without the help of star rookie Lonzo Ball (who won the 2017 NBA Summer […]
Lonzo Ball, the Los Angeles Lakers’ prized rookie and the No. 2 pick in the NBA Draft last month, will undergo an MRI for a calf injury he suffered while playing in the Las Vegas Summer League. “[Lonzo] got the groin, got the calf now,” Lakers President Magic Johnson said on ESPN shortly after the Lakers […]
Los Angeles Lakers showed a solid foundation for the future team during the NBA Summer League by winning the title and have Lonzo Ball named MVP on Monday, July 17. However, Lakers executives Magic Johnson and Rob Pelinka feel the urge...Show More Summary
Kyle Kuzma put a stamp on his stellar 2017 Vegas Summer League tenure with a 30-point effort as the No. 15-seeded Los Angeles Lakers defeated the No. 16-seeded Portland Trail Blazers 110-98 in the Las Vegas Summer League Championship Game on Monday night at Thomas and Mack Center.
Kyle Kuzma had 30 points and 10 rebounds as Los Angeles beat the Portland Trail Blazers 110-98 in the championship game.
The NBA also named its Vegas Summer League 1st and 2nd teams, and the names shouldn’t surprise you. Los Angeles Lakers rookie point guard Lonzo Ball was named Las Vegas Summer League Most Valuable Player Monday night ahead of his team’s championship game against the Portland Trail Blazers. Show More Summary
LAS VEGAS -- Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball was named Most Valuable Player of MGM Resorts NBA Summer League 2017 and headlines the All-NBA Summer League Teams, as selected by a panel of media members.
Shaquille O’Neal — that’s Dr. Shaquille O’Neal to you — wants a piece of the LaVar Ball smacktalk action and he’s going about it in a rather bizarre way. In an Instagram post, he challenges the mouthy father of Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball — the father who famously said he could beat (ahem) […]
If the $495 Big Baller Brand ZO2 shoes make another appearance on Lonzo Ball’s feet in the NBA Summer League, it won’t be until Monday’s championship game. Ball, the Los Angeles Lakers rookie and No. 2 overall draft pick, ditched his signature shoe for a pair of Nikes on Wednesday and had the best game of his young […]
The Chicago Bulls announced Friday that the team has claimed guard David Nwaba (NWAH-buh) off waivers. Nwaba (6-4, 209) was waived by the Los Angeles Lakers on July 12. He appeared in 20 games (two starts) for the Lakers last season and averaged 6.0 points and 3.1 rebounds in 19.9 minutes. Nwaba signed a 10-day contract [...]
About a week ago, Washington Mystics star Elena Delle Donne took to Twitter and threw out a controversial tweet about Los Angeles Lakers rookie PG Lonzo Ball and his signature shoes. How great would it be if @ZO2_ blew out his shoe in his first summer league game? should have gone with @Nike — […]
Los Angeles Lakers rumors still have the team trying to acquire pieces for the coming season, but are the 2018 NBA Playoffs going to be part of the storyline? Following the selection of Lonzo Ball in the 2017 NBA Draft, a report by ESPN put the current odds for the Lakers to win the championship at 100 to one. Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Lakers have signed guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, it was announced today by General Manager Rob Pelinka. Per multiple reports, Caldwell-Pope’s contract is a short one: a one-year, $18 million contract. That’s a nice payday for one season, but it also means he’ll have to have an excellent season in the hope of landing a [...]
Lonzo Ball had another strong performance in the NBA Summer League, this time in another brand of footwear. Ball's Los Angeles Lakers defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 94-83 in tournament play
Among the NBA trade rumors over the past several months, was speculation where Paul George would have been traded to a major NBA contender. These included the Cleveland Cavaliers, Boston Celtics, or Los Angeles Lakers. There was also a possible trade involving Paul George being sent to the Golden State Warriors. Show More Summary
EL SEGUNDO – The Los Angeles Lakers have signed guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, it was announced today by General Manager Rob Pelinka. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not released.
The Los Angeles Lakers have signed summer league standout Alex Caruso to a two-way contract
The Los Angeles Lakers have signed guard Alex Caruso to a two-way contract, it was announced today by General Manager Rob Pelinka. Caruso spent the 2016-17 season with the Oklahoma City Blue of the NBA G League, notching 11.9 points, 5.2 assists, 3.9 rebounds and 2.2 steals in 50 games (46 starts). The College Station, TX, [...]
The ESPY’s were last night in Los Angeles. Some of the biggest sports stars in the world were there, including Kevin Durant, Steph Curry, Russell Westbrook, Aaron Rogers, Michael Phelps, Simone Biles, Dak Prescott, Russell Wilson, P.K. Subban, and of course host Peyton Manning, just to name a few. You know who wasn’t there? LeBron […]