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Lakers get Roy Hibbert Whose Defensive Impact is Extraordinary

The Los Angeles Lakers were able to salvage this off-season by acquiring Indiana Pacers All-Star big man, Roy Hibbert. A trade that has been reported as all but done, just needing to wait until the transaction can officially be completed when the NBA moratorium is over. While Hibbert isn’t quite the big name as those that the Lakers pursued, such as LaMarcus Aldridge or DeAndre Jordan, he is a difference maker and vastly improves the team for this coming season, most significantly on the defensive end.  Continue reading

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Kobe Forgives then Welcomes Rookie Larry Nance Jr. to Team

Kobe Bryant hashed things out with rookie Larry Nance Jr. some time after he was taken with the 27th pick on Thursday and Saturday night where he conducted an interview with ESPN. Continue reading

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Larry Nance Jr. Has Explaining to do after leaving up Offensive Tweet about Kobe

The Los Angeles Lakers took Wyoming forward Larry Nance Jr. with the 27th pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. If the name sounds familiar to you it says one, you are over 30 years old and two, you remember Cavs high flying big man, Larry Nance, the NBA’s first slam dunk champion who is the father of the Lakers recent draftee.  Continue reading

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D'Angelo Russell

Lakers take D’Angelo Russell with the 2nd Pick in the NBA Draft

The Los Angeles Lakers’ future got a little bit clearer on Thursday night after taking D’Angelo Russell with the 2nd overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. Here is the video of Adam Silver making the announcement:

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Lakers get the 2nd pick in the 2015 NBA Draft

Lakers pick 2nd in Draft, Now Comes the Pressure to Not Get it Wrong

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The anticipation, trepidation, and anxiousness is over for the Los Angeles Lakers and their loyal fan base after the completion of the NBA Draft Lottery on Tuesday. The Lakers avoided disaster of falling out of the top 5 and losing their pick and instead moved up to land the number 2 overall pick in the 2015 NBA Draft. Continue reading

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2015 NBA Draft Lottery: Looking at the Lakers Draft Lottery Chances

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The day is finally here for the Los Angeles Lakers where they will learn about the prospects of their future with the 2015 NBA Draft Lottery. The Lakers will either be in a great position by landing one of the top 5 picks in the draft by acquiring a great young asset or dealt a massive blow to their future rebuilding plans by falling out of the top 5 and losing their pick to the Philadelphia 76ers.  Continue reading

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