Tag: Los Angeles Lakers

Rockets Roster & Lineup vs. Lakers With Clint Capela’s Injury Return

Getty Houston Rockets’ Chris Paul, James Harden and Clint Capela The Houston Rockets received some good news coming out of the NBA All-Star break. With a big matchup against the Los Angeles Lakers on tap for their first game back, it’s expected that center Clint Capela will return to the mix. The Rockets’ big man […]

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Luka Doncic and LeBron James’ rookie seasons compared

Luka Doncic has been likened to LeBron James and the duo’s rookie numbers certainly show the Dallas Mavericks sensation and the Los Angeles Lakers superstar are comparable at this stage of the Slovenian’s career. It was Dwyane Wade who said 19-year-old Doncic’s passing ability was “LeBron James-like” after facing the Mavs with the Miami Heat last week. Doncic, […]

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Lakers Should ‘Fear’ Clippers in Upcoming Anthony Davis Trade Talks?

Getty Anthony Davis and LeBron James While the future of New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis remains up in the air, the rumors continue to swirl about how offseason trade talks could play out. The Los Angeles Lakers remain the primary focus, with the Boston Celtics providing plenty of storylines in their own right. But […]

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Ben Simmons Opens up About LeBron James Joining Lakers Over Sixers

Getty LeBron James and Ben Simmons When LeBron James made the decision to head to the Los Angeles Lakers in NBA free agency, it was widely viewed as an expected move. But to some extent, the Philadelphia 76ers had to believe they were in the mix to land the future Hall-of-Famer. After all, the Sixers […]

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Analyst Says Lakers ‘Blew It’ During Anthony Davis Trade Talks

Getty New Orleans Pelicans forward Anthony Davis Trade talks between the Los Angeles Lakers and New Orleans Pelicans involving Anthony Davis got messy, and that would be putting it gently. Things went somewhat off the rails when the rumors and rumblings around a potential deal picked up steam prior to the NBA trade deadline. For […]

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Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma: ‘I’d rather be talked about bad in L.A. than play in Orlando and not get talked about’

Kyle Kuzma gained acclaim last season because he played well and played for the Lakers, the NBA’s most prominent franchise. Then, LeBron James went to Los Angeles and brought even more attention to the Lakers. SiriusXM NBA Radio: Kuzma: I wouldn’t want it any other way. I want people to talk about me, good or […]

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Lakers president Magic Johnson: I get fined every time I talk about other players, but nobody else does

Magic Johnson got the Lakers fined for tweets he sent while holding a ceremonial executive title. Once he started running the front office, his blinking at Paul George on national TV contributed to the Lakers getting fined again for tampering. Johnson’s praise of Giannis Antetokounmpo drew yet another tampering fine. So, though he escaped punishment […]

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Lakers Rumors: Carmelo Anthony Not L.A.’s Preferred Choice?

Getty Images Houston Rockets forward Carmelo Anthony The link which has pointed Carmelo Anthony to the Los Angeles Lakers began even before the veteran forward was waived. It even started prior to the trade which sent him from the Houston Rockets to the Chicago Bulls. While Anthony played just 10 games with the Rockets this […]

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