Everything You Wanted to Know About Kobe’s Achilles Injury and Recovery

In a season full of disappointments, seeing the Lakers’ leader and warrior fall to the floor on a routine drive to the basket that ended his season was by far the worse moment of the year. NBA.com reported today that Kobe is progressing rapidly in his recovery from his Achilles tendon surgery that was performedContinue reading “Everything You Wanted to Know About Kobe’s Achilles Injury and Recovery”

Lakers Free Agency: Lakers ink Jordan Farmar and Wesley Johnson

The Los Angeles Lakers made the free agent signings of Jordan Farmar and Wesley Johnson official this past week. The delay in signing Farmar was due to the Lakers having to work out a buy out of his contract with the Turkish basketball team, Anadolu Efes Istanbul.  Farmar last played in the NBA in the 2011-12 seasonContinue reading “Lakers Free Agency: Lakers ink Jordan Farmar and Wesley Johnson”

Lakers Sign Guard and Former Trojan Nick Young

Mark Stein of ESPN is reporting that the Los Angeles Lakers have come to an agreement with guard Nick Young. Agent Mark Bartelstein announces Nick Young is signing with the Lakers — Marc Stein (@TheSteinLine) July 11, 2013 Young, who is 28 years old, last played for the Philadelphia 76ers last season where he averagedContinue reading “Lakers Sign Guard and Former Trojan Nick Young”

Lakers Free Agency: Dwight out. Kamen and Farmar In.

The Los Angeles Lakers had to move quickly after they were shun by Dwight Howard’s decision to leave the Lakers for the Houston Rockets. To replace Howard at center the Lakers have agreed to a 1 year deal with former Mavs and Clippers center Chris Kamen. The Lakers will use their full “mini” mid levelContinue reading “Lakers Free Agency: Dwight out. Kamen and Farmar In.”

Dwight Howard’s Decision is Officially on the Clock

The clock has struck 9pm in Los Angeles and the free agency season in the NBA has officially begun. Dwight Howard is now an unrestricted agent and will begin the process of being wooed by all NBA suitors, starting with the Houston Rockets. Rockets will get first free agency crack at Dwight Howard with meetingContinue reading “Dwight Howard’s Decision is Officially on the Clock”

Lakers Take Forward Ryan Kelly in NBA Draft

The Los Angeles Lakers took Duke Forward Ryan Kelly with their 48th pick  in the 2nd round of the 2013 NBA Draft. Kelly is a 6’11, 230 pound power forward that can knock down the outside shot. Kelly will fit in perfectly as a stretch 4 in D’Antoni ‘s style offense. Kelly will struggle guardingContinue reading “Lakers Take Forward Ryan Kelly in NBA Draft”