Category Archives: Lakers Report

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Lakers’ Private workout with Beasley and other Free Agents leaked

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USA Today is reporting that the Los Angeles Lakers’ held a private workout yesterday with numerous free agents. The list of free agent invitees included Michael Beasley, who had a workout with the Lakers in late July, Toney Douglas, Dexter Pittman, Daniel Orton, Greg Stiemsma, Malcolm Lee, Ben Hansbrough and Bobby Brown.

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Lakers have signed second round pick Jordan Clarkson

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The answer to many Lakers’ fans question this off-season was answered by the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday with the announcement of the signing of guard Jordan Clarkson.  Continue reading

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2014-15 NBA Schedule: Lakers and NBA Most Interesting Games

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The NBA released its 2014-2015 NBA schedule on Wednesday. The NBA will open up the season on TNT with the Dallas Mavericks playing at the defending champions, San Antonio Spurs, on October 28. In the second game of opening night on TNT, the Houston Rockets visits the Los Angeles Lakers.  Continue reading

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Jeremy Lin’s Defense Far Better than Reported

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If you read most accounts of Jeremy Lin’s game from those that cover basketball, most of the praise, if not all, will be emphasized on the offensive side of the ball, such as his propensity and great ability to drive to the rim, good passing skills, high basketball IQ, great touch around the basket and above average outside shooting. When discussing Lin’s defense those same accounts would usually rate his defensive ability as below average. Most will not go as far to say he is horrible, although some do, but they will note that definitely lacking the lateral foot speed and overall quickness to defend his position well.  Continue reading

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Byron Scott Signs on as Lakers Coach for 4 years

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It has been almost 4 months since the Lakers announced the resignation of Mike D’Antoni and finally they have found his replacement. Today it was reported by ESPN reporter, Ramona Shelburne, that the Los Angeles Lakers and Byron Scott have agreed to terms.  Continue reading

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Lakers re-sign Wesley Johnson and Ryan Kelly

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The Los Angeles Lakers bought back two other members of last season’s squad, inking Wesley Johnson and Ryan Kelly to deals.  Continue reading

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