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Podcast: How much can we learn from Summer League?

"I Love Basketball" is happy to once again watch players playing hard in Laker uniforms.

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Thomas Bryant calls it ‘surreal’ to be back with Lakers

Four years after leaving the Lakers, Thomas Bryant returned to the team officially in a move even he still can’t fully believe.

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Lakers Summer League Preview and Discussion Thread

The Lakers begin NBA Summer League with the California Classic over July 4th weekend before heading to Las Vegas. Here is an in-depth look at every player on the roster, the impact they could make on the team this summer and when they’ll play.

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Rumor Roundup: The latest on Lakers’ pursuits of Kyrie Irving, Buddy Hield and Eric Gordon

Even as trade negotiations with the Nets over Kyrie Irving continue, the Lakers still very much have backup plans in Buddy Hield and Eric Gordon.

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The 11 best remaining NBA free agents still available right now

These are the best options still on the free agent market.

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Tracker: Every player the Lakers have been connected to in free agency

With free agency set to start, the Lakers figure to be a central figure as always in all of the rumors and reports in the coming days and weeks.

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Lakers Trade Rumors: Tracking the latest on Kyrie Irving

As the Lakers and Nets continue negotiations in a deal for Kyrie Irving, stay up to date with the latest news regarding the trade discussions.

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Kianna Smith finally got her WNBA debut for the home team

Los Angeles got to experience the strange odyssey of WNBA replacement players Monday.

Thomas Bryant reportedly agrees to deal with Los Angeles Lakers

After four years away, Thomas Bryant will be returning to the franchise that drafted him in the Lakers.

Who has more trade leverage between the Nets and Lakers?

The Lakers and Nets are reportedly engaged in trade talks that don’t have traction. Yeah it was a confusing, long weekend.

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NBA free agent signings 2022: Live updates tracking all deals and trades

Follow every move of NBA free agency with our tracker.

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What will the Lakers do with Russell Westbrook this offseason?

After a woefully unsuccessful season in Los Angeles, Russell Westbrook’s future will be one of the key storylines of the offseason for the Lakers.

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The NBA’s top-75 free agents in 2022, ranked

These are the best available players in free agency.

Lakers fall in California Classic title game to Kings

The Lakers’ undefeated Summer League run came to an end on Tuesday as the they fell in their bid for the California Classic title against the Kings.

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Rumors Roundup: Brooklyn’s possible bluff with Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant

The Nets are calling Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant’s bluff as part of their own because everyone is a poker player now.

Report: Lakers have not yet been ‘aggressive’ in trying to trade for Kyrie Irving

The Lakers are apparently slow playing trade talks for Kyrie Irving. Considering where both they and the Nets stand, that kind of makes sense.

Lakers beat Warriors, stay undefeated in California Classic

The Summer Lakers are 2-0 after beating the Warriors at Chase Center for their second win of the weekend.

LeBron James reportedly wants the Lakers to add Kyrie Irving ‘more than anyone’

LeBron James is ready to run it back with Kyrie Irving.

Report: Mavericks and Sixers interested in Kyrie Irving... which both teams dispute

As the Lakers look to complete a deal for Kyrie Irving, it looks like all other reported suitors aren’t all that interested in the point guard.

The Kevin Durant saga might slow down a Kyrie Irving/Lakers trade... or it might not

Whether or not the Lakers can deal for Kyrie Irving before the Nets deal with the Kevin Durant trade saga is anyone’s guess right now

Lakers-Nets ‘actively engaged’ in trade talks for Kyrie Irving

In the wake of Kevin Durant’s trade proposal, the Lakers and Nets are heavily discussing a trade for Kyrie Irving centered around Russell Westbrook.

Lakers smother Heat in Summer League opener at California Classic

It was an absolute onslaught from the first whistle by the Lakers at Saturday’s Summer League opener against the Heat.

Why new Lakers assistant Chris Jent could be the key for Lonnie Walker IV, Troy Brown Jr.

Incoming Lakers lead assistant Chris Jent has a reputation for helping players shoot more consistently. Could Lonnie Walker IV and Troy Brown Jr. be his next success stories?

Lakers ‘Plan B’ after Kyrie Irving could be Buddy Hield, Eric Gordon

If the Lakers attempts at trading for Kyrie Irving aren’t successful, their ‘Plan B’ options could include sharpshooters in Buddy Hield and Eric Gordon.

Thomas Bryant reportedly ‘in no rush’ to choose between Lakers, Raptors in NBA free agency

Both the Lakers and Raptors would likely make great use of Thomas Bryant’s skills, so wherever he goes, he will have the opportunity to rehabilitate his value.

How much cap space will the Lakers have this summer?

We will be keeping track of the salary cap situation for the Lakers as it updates, and how much usable space the team will have.

What draft picks do the Lakers still have available?

Win-now moves have largely sapped the Lakers of draft capital right now, but when will the team have picks again in the future?

Rumors Roundup: Nets trying to build leverage for Kyrie Irving trade

The world for the Brooklyn Nets was turned upside down on Thursday and now they’re left in a position the Lakers are familiar with, trying to build leverage to trade their starting point guard.

Thomas Bryant reportedly getting interest from Lakers, Celtics in NBA free agency

Thomas Bryant might be coming back to the Lakers in NBA free agency... if he picks them over the Boston Celtics, that is.

Rumors Roundup: Kyrie Irving to the Lakers alive, Anthony Davis staying put

Madness ensued on Thursday, and not because of the start of NBA free agency as Kevin Durant’s trade request revived the chances of Kyrie Irving coming to the Lakers (and opened up some questions about how long Anthony Davis would stay).

Lakers reportedly sign Juan Toscano-Anderson to the veteran’s minimum

The Lakers have reportedly signed Juan Toscano-Anderson fresh off of winning a championship with the Golden State Warriors.

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Lakers reportedly sign Lonnie Walker IV to one-year deal

The Lakers have reportedly used their taxpayer mid-level exception to sign Lonnie Walker IV to a one-year deal.

Lakers reportedly agree to minimum deal with Troy Brown Jr.

The Lakers are loading up on young backcourt players early in free agency, reportedly agreeing to a deal with Troy Brown Jr.

Lakers reportedly agree to two-year deal with Damian Jones

The Lakers will reportedly bring back old friend Damian Jones on a two-year deal this summer.