NICK YOUNG

The Lakers Are Shopping Nick Young, Who Blames The Rim For His Shooting Ills

This may come as a shock, but the Los Angeles Lakers might be looking to trade Nick Young.

#Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant Is Now Defending Shaquille O’Neal, And Nothing Makes Sense Anymore

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Kobe Bryant used to call Shaq fat and lazy all the time during their playing days in Los Angeles. But you're not allowed to do that.

#Kobe Bryant

‘We All Had Great Teammates': Kobe Bryant Defends LeBron James Joining Heat

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With 36 year-old Kobe Bryant long ago sapped of the ability that once made him a viable candidate for the mythical title of basketball's best player, you'd think comparisons between he and LeBron James would be long gone.

#Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant Evokes Michael Jordan In Twitter ‘Defense’ Of Russell Westbrook

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Count the misses. Count the turnovers, count the arguments, count the negative headlines. Even count the losses. As long as the public counts Kobe Bryant's five championship rings, he doesn't care what else it does.

LOS ANGELES LAKERS

With Loss To Dallas, Lakers Move One Step Closer To Retaining Their Top Five Pick

The Lakers dropped another game to the Mavs Sunday, but the loss moves them one step closer to retaining their top five protected pick.

RUSSELL WESTBROOK

Kobe Bryant Posts Instagram Meme In Defense Of Russell Westbrook’s Gunning

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Russell Westbrook "doesn't really give a damn" about what people think of him taking 43 shots in the Oklahoma City Thunder's loss to the Indiana Pacers on Sunday. Why? Perhaps because Kobe Bryant cares enough for him.

LOS ANGELES LAKERS

This Julius Randle Workout Video Will Get Lakers Fans Excited For Next Season

Despite the club's horrendous two-year run, the Los Angeles Lakers rebuilding efforts won't be as arduous as this season's on-court product indicates. Not only are the Lakers primed to make hay in free agency, but they'll be bringing in another promising youngster to team with Jordan Clarkson and a likely top-five draft pick: Julius Randle.

MINNESOTA TIMBERWOLVES

Andrew Wiggins Destroyed The Lakers With This Dunk, But The Timberwolves Still Lost

Watch Andrew Wiggins dunk on the Lakers' Ryan Kelly and Jordan Clarkson

LOS ANGELES LAKERS

Dwight Buycks Crosses Gary Harris Into Oblivion

Ice those ankles and work on your game, Gary Harris.

Byron Scott

Like Doc Rivers, Byron Scott Says DeAndre Jordan Is Defensive Player Of The Year

Doc Rivers thinks DeAndre Jordan is Defensive Player of the Year. But he coaches him. What excuse does Byron Scott have?

LOS ANGELES LAKERS

Byron Scott ‘Wouldn’t Want To Be In A Fox Hole’ With The Listless Lakers

As long as losing doesn't completely compromise construction of culture for the Los Angeles Lakers, so many checks in the loss column this season will prove a boon for the franchise's long-term prospects. Unfortunately, coach Byron Scott doesn't believe his mismatched team was able to stave off the influence of failure.

LOS ANGELES LAKERS

This Is The Worst Lakers Team In History, And It Just Might Save Their Future

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The Lakers have now lost a franchise-record 56 games, but depending where the ping pong balls fall, they could have a bright future ahead.

los angels lakers

Rajon Rondo Is A Top Target For The Lakers In Free Agency With Goran Dragic Next In Line

The Lakers will go after Rajon Rondo and/or Goran Dragic when they enter free agency this summer, but it's not a safe bet to land either.

Jordan Clarkson

Rookie Jordan Clarkson Floats In Game-Winner To Beat The Sixers In Overtime

Wayne Ellington got bailed out after picking up his dribble and Jordan Clarkson hit the go-ahead bucket with 0.7 seconds left.

LOS ANGELES LAKERS

Byron Scott Claims Opposing Players Tell Him They Want To Sign With Lakers

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The Los Angeles Lakers don't rebuild. Instead of undergoing the arduous process of taking one step back to take two steps forward, the purple-and-gold simply reload.

Jordan Clarkson

Jordan Clarkson’s 30-Point Night Is Highlighted By A Pair Of Effortless Slams

Andrew Wiggins will win Rookie of the Year. Nikola Mirotic is making an impact for a playoff team, and Elfrid Payton is stuffing the stat sheet. But no first-year player's success has been more surprising than that of Los Angeles Lakers guard Jordan Clarkson.

STEVE NASH

Dirk Nowitzki Says Steve Nash Overcame Being ‘White And Unathletic’ En Route To Hall-Of-Fame Career

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Steve Nash is a future Hall-of-Famer, but that doesn't mean the two-time MVP played the game without flaws. And former teammate and close friend Dirk Nowitzki has a far more simplistic take on reasons for Nash's shortcomings than most of us.

STEVE NASH

Steve Nash Announces His Official Retirement In An Excellent, Self-Penned ‘Players’ Tribune’ Piece

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The 41-year-old Nash announced his official retirement in a piece he wrote for "The Players' Tribune." We'll miss his foppy tresses.


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