The Los Angeles Lakers are always a part of rumors pertaining to acquiring star players. In this off-season, one of their supposed targets was Russell Westbrook. On July 29th, during NBA Draft Day, the Lakers acquired Westbrook from the Washington Wizards in exchange for Kyle
The Los Angeles Lakers look to take the forefront of free agency for the third consecutive summer. Stories have circulated that they are pursuing various guards. On July 25th, Bleacher Report (per Shams Charania) tweeted that the Los Angeles Lakers and Sacramento Kings have discussed
Shaquille O’Neal is the most dominant force in NBA history. The center has made himself a legend for the Orlando Magic, Los Angeles Lakers, and the Miami Heat, winning at least one ring with two of the three teams mentioned. Shaq’s NBA resume speaks for
The Los Angeles Lakers teams in the early 2000s won three straight championships. They were led by Shaquille O’Neal and Kobe Bryant and critical role players Robert Horry and Derek Fisher, but some other role players played a crucial role in the Lakers championship run.
With the regular season in the rear-view, the Los Angeles Lakers were ready to prove all doubters wrong. Perceptions for this title favorite were more varied than expected. Plenty of oddsmakers, insiders, and fans gave them the appropriate respect. Though even with Anthony Davis and
The “NBA Bubble” resulted in a viewing experience unlike anything ever seen. Title favorites such as the Milwaukee Bucks and Los Angeles Clippers wilted under traditional postseason pressure compounded by the strange, new circumstances. That gave way to unprecedented runs by gritty teams like the
When it comes to the legendary point guards of the NBA, Magic Johnson is a permanent fixture in the conversation. Not only does he have a case for being considered the greatest point guard of all-time, but he is also one of the greatest Los
When it comes to the storied franchise of the Los Angeles Lakers, one can’t help but think of the plethora of titles and legends, but one player who seemingly is overlooked is former forward Elgin Baylor. Baylor is one of the few Lakers legends to
Dear, Kobe Bryant To the late and great Kobe Bryant, I just wanted to say thank you. As a die-hard fan of the Denver Nuggets, I may have despised you at first for always torching my team in the playoffs. However, there comes a time
LeBron James, Anthony Davis, and the Los Angeles Lakers have busted out of the gate guns blazing. Preseason critics have eaten a ton of crow as the team sits atop the Western Conference with a 24-3 record. Their offense has only recently rounded into form.