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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 take Julius Randle with the 7th Pick

The Los Angeles Lakers took Kentucky power forward, Julius Randle, with the 7th pick in the 2014 NBA Draft. We get to know more about Randle by revisiting our pre-draft evaluation: Continue reading Lakers take Julius Randle with the 7th Pick

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2014 NBA Mock Draft 1.0: Lakers now fixture at 7th spot

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The draft order is now set following the completion of the NBA Draft Lottery yesterday. Despite having a mere 1.7 percent chance of winning the number 1 overall pick the Cleveland Cavaliers jumped over 8 teams to nab the top pick, the 3rd time that they will pick 1st in the last 4 years.  Continue reading 2014 NBA Mock Draft 1.0: Lakers now fixture at 7th spot

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NBA Draft Combine: Vonleh and LaVine Impress; Exum not so much

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Fifty-nine NBA prospects were being prodded, picked and poked in Chicago this past Thursday and Friday as part of the evaluation process of NBA teams who are preparing for the NBA Draft which is set to take place on June 26th. The combine in Chicago took physical measurements of the 59 NBA hopefuls and ran them through a series of athletic and skill tests such as the shooting drills, agility drills and measuring their vertical leap, to name a few. Continue reading NBA Draft Combine: Vonleh and LaVine Impress; Exum not so much

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Per Source, Jabari Parker Going Pro and Why it Helps Lakers

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While it’s been speculated that Jabari Parker would forgo his remaining years at Duke and make himself available for the NBA Draft, it is now official as reported first by Sports Illustrated Continue reading Per Source, Jabari Parker Going Pro and Why it Helps Lakers

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