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Tarik Black says he still watches highlights of Kobe Bryant’s last game to pump himself up, calls it ‘the most invigorating game’ he’s ever played in

Tarik Black had a pretty incredible story about the final game Kobe Bryant played in for the Lakers.

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Dwight Howard reportedly ‘impressed’ LeBron James and Anthony Davis with his desire for redemption after failing in first Lakers tenure with Kobe Bryant

LeBron James and Anthony Davis are on board with the Lakers signing Dwight Howard, who wants to help the team in ways he didn’t while playing alongside Kobe Bryant the first time around.

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Dwight Howard has reportedly lost 25 pounds, met with Jason Kidd, other Lakers players to show he’s willing to play the role the team needs

Dwight Howard is trying to show the Lakers that he’s serious with both his words and actions, and he seems to have won Jason Kidd and the rest of the organization over for now.

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Dwight Howard had an ‘amazing’ workout for Lakers, reportedly approached it ‘as if it were a predraft workout’

We are now getting the details on why Dwight Howard is back with the Lakers for a second time, and it sounds like he really impressed the team with his approach to his audition for them.

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Kyle Kuzma leaves Team USA due to ankle injury

Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma isn’t taking any chances with his ankle injury, and will skip out on the rest of the World Cup. Team USA finalized its roster without him as a result.

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Kyle Kuzma sits out of USA Basketball exhibition game against Australia with sore left ankle

Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma picked up an injury, so he played things safe by not playing as USA Basketball took on Australia in their second exhibition game of three they’ll play down under.

BREAKING: Dwight Howard is signing non-guaranteed deal with the Lakers

Dwight Howard is coming back to the Lakers, but him remaining isn’t a sure thing just yet.

Laker Film Room: How Danny Green will impact the Lakers’ defense

The Lakers signed Danny Green to be the quintessential three-and-D player, and he’ll have his hands full in the Western Conference.

Here is everyone we know is going to training camp with the Lakers in 2019

The 2019 Lakers training camp roster is rounding into form, with (likely) just one spot left up for grabs.

Most Interesting Lakers No. 11: Jared Dudley is going to be a fan-favorite, on and off the court

A Lakers signing that hasn’t been appreciated enough is Jared Dudley, who last season for the Brooklyn Nets was a huge veteran presence for the team and had to, in some ways, coach them on the court. This season, on a team filled with veterans, Dudley fits right in.

Dwight Howard and Joakim Noah reportedly worked out for Lakers already, ‘left impressions that they could be helpful to the team’

The Lakers have now worked out Dwight Howard and Joakim Noah, with a workout for Marreese Speights to come. It certainly seems like they could find DeMarcus Cousins’ replacement soon.

Marreese Speights will reportedly work out for Lakers on Friday

The Lakers are going to decide if they want Mo Speights, rather than less Speights.

Kyle Kuzma uses shoes to spread awareness of the fires currently devastating the Amazon rainforest

Kyle Kuzma wrote a message about the fires in the Amazon rainforest on his shoes for USA Basketball’s win over Australia, another example of the Lakers forward showing he’s more than an athlete.

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Most Interesting Lakers No. 11: Talen Horton-Tucker is a walking, breathing, basketball enigma

While the Lakers are currently clearly in win-now mode, there is suddenly a teenager on the roster that is as interesting and unique of a prospect as any in recent memory.

Kyle Kuzma gets hot early to help USA Basketball beat Australia in exhibition game

Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma continues to look like one of the most dangerous scoring threats on the floor for USA Basketball.

Anthony Davis and the Lakers don’t seem to want him to play a ton of minutes at center. Here’s why that may not matter

Anthony Davis and the Lakers appear to be in lockstep that he won’t spend the majority of his time at center. That may not actually be that bad.

Kyle Kuzma explained how he’s changed his shot this summer

Kyle Kuzma has mostly spent his summer talking about other things he wants to improve outside of his scoring, but the Lakers forward says he’s also tinkered with his jumper a bit.

Most Interesting Lakers No. 11: Who should the Lakers sign for the 15th roster spot?

The Lakers have plenty of options for their 15th roster spot and it seemed like they were waiting it out for one specific player, but now with the devastating injury to DeMarcus Cousins, it seems like they may have to look at even more players. I discuss which four players I believe the Lakers should target.

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What will the end of the LeBron James era look like?

The end of James’ career will either be graceful or a complete mess — the choice is his.

Watch Anthony Davis throw out the first pitch for the Dodgers on ‘Lakers Night’

If the Dodgers need any bullpen help, Lakers star Anthony Davis might be ready for his audition.

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Grizzlies would ‘gladly’ buy out Dwight Howard, which is why they’re letting him work out for Lakers

The Grizzlies are ready to let Dwight Howard join the Lakers, should both sides decide that’s their preferred path forward.

Lakers plan to work out Dwight Howard, Joakim Noah and Mo Speights this week, also reportedly interested in Marcin Gortat

The Lakers want to check out a few options to fill the void left by DeMarcus Cousins, and will take a look at Mo Speights and Marcin Gortat in addition to the oft-mentioned Dwight Howard and Joakim Noah.

Most Interesting Lakers No. 14: Where does Rajon Rondo fit in the guard rotation?

After playing a big role on a young Lakers team last season, Rajon Rondo could have a hard time cracking head coach Frank Vogel’s rotation this season.

Talen Horton-Tucker gets votes in NBA Rookie Survey as possible steal of the draft

At least one of his fellow rookies is a fan of new Lakers draft pick Talen Horton-Tucker.

Lakers interest in Dwight Howard is reportedly ‘due diligence,’ team is also looking at Joakim Noah

There are still a few hurdles to clear before the Lakers could even sign Dwight Howard — or anyone else — so the team is reportedly looking at other options, like Joakim Noah, as well.

Most Interesting Lakers No. 15: Can Troy Daniels be the sharpshooter the team needs?

Throughout his NBA career, Troy Daniels has always been able to shoot, but he’ll need to show more than that to earn minutes on this Lakers team.

Grizzlies reportedly grant Lakers permission to speak to Dwight Howard

The Lakers will have the opportunity to speak to Dwight Howard and get an idea of where he’s at physically and mentally.

Dwight Howard is reportedly ‘excited about the prospect’ of teaming up with LeBron James, Anthony Davis

Dwight Howard is hoping he can help LeBron James and Anthony bring a title to Los Angeles.

Lakers and Dwight Howard have ‘mutual interest’ in a reunion, are expected to speak soon

This still isn’t a joke.

Lakers are reportedly ‘seriously interested’ in bringing back Dwight Howard

No, this isn’t a prank.

Donovan Mitchell, PJ Tucker believe Kyle Kuzma can be ‘a really good defender’

Kyle Kuzma’s Team USA teammates are taking notice of the effort he’s putting forth on defense, which is good news for the Lakers.

Kyle Kuzma believes he’s done enough to make Team USA roster

The FIBA Basketball World Cup is just two weeks away, and Kyle Kuzma likes his chances of representing Team USA.

Kyle Kuzma does a little bit of everything for Team USA in win over Spain

Kyle Kuzma and Team USA took care of business against their bitter rivals.

Kyle Kuzma says he’s willing to play more minutes at center after DeMarcus Cousins injury

If Frank Vogel asks Kyle Kuzma to play center next season, he’ll be ready.

Anthony Davis not expected to ‘play big minutes’ at center in wake of DeMarcus Cousins injury

The Lakers reportedly don’t expect Anthony Davis to fill the hole left by DeMarcus Cousins at center.

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