The Los Angeles Lakers wrapped up their preseason Friday night in Anaheim where they lost to the Phoenix Suns 98-94. The loss is the Lakers’ 5th in a row and drops their record in the preseason to 2-6. The Lakers now shift their focus to the regular season which starts on Wednesday (10/26) at Staples Center against the Houston Rockets. Continue reading Lakers must decide: Yi Jianlian or Thomas Robinson
The Los Angeles Lakers announced a couple of signing in the last week to bring their roster to the maximum 20 allowed for NBA teams going into training camp.
Kobe Bryant celebrated his 38th birthday on 8/23 and the following day the City of Los Angeles provided him the gift of marking the date of 8/24 Kobe Bryant Day. Continue reading City of Los Angeles Declares 8/24 Kobe Bryant Day
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When Yi Jianlian was just a 19 year old prospect preparing to go through the poke and prodding exercises for NBA teams which took place prior to the 2007 NBA Draft the scouting reports pointed out weaknesses in his game that focused on skills that were common for a big man at the time such as lack of a back to the basket game, upper body strength and questions about what position he could play effectively.
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D’Angelo Russell has come out of the gate strong in Summer League for the Lakers. Continue reading D’Angelo Russell showing Signs of Developing into a Potent Scorer
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Much of the anticipation coming into the Los Angeles Lakers first summer league game was for fans and interested observers to take their first look at number 2 overall draft pick, Brandon Ingram. Continue reading Lakers’ Young Core Very Impressive in First Game of Summer League