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After the Rui Hachimura trade, the Lakers need to either trade Russell Westbrook... or re-sign him

After trading for Rui Hachimura, the Lakers only have two real choices for Russell Westbrook’s future on the team and one of them isn’t to just let his contract expire.

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Kyrie Irving requests trade, Mavericks, Lakers, Suns expected to talk with Nets

The Lakers were linked to Kyrie Irving all summer long. Now that he's asked the Nets to trade him, it seems they will pursue him again.

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Lakers vs. Pelicans Preview and Game Thread: Blinders on

Amidst a flurry of trade rumors to close out the work week, the Lakers will hopefully be able to stay focused on their tasks at hand, starting with a mid-Saturday game vs. the Pelicans.

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Report: Lakers, Mavericks don’t have interest in giving Kyrie Irving long-term contract he wants

Kyrie Irving is asking the Nets to trade him because he wants more money. The Lakers and Mavericks don’t want to give it to him. What are we doing here, again?

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Lakers reportedly ‘aren’t interested’ in Kyrie Irving trade that includes Austin Reaves or Max Christie

The Lakers like Max Christie and Austin Reaves a lot, and reportedly have no desire to include them in a Kyrie Irving trade.

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Lakers Trade Rumors: All the latest on Russell Westbrook, Kyrie Irving, DeMar DeRozan and more

It’s a new year but the amount of rumors stay the same when it comes to the Lakers and the trade deadline as Russell Westbrook could be on his way out and Myles Turner, Buddy Hield and others could be on their way to Los Angeles.

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Report: Lakers talked Russell Westbrook trade with Jazz as NBA trade deadline approaches

With less than a week to go until the NBA trade deadline, it seems like we should buckle up for plenty more rumors about what the Lakers will do with Russell Westbrook.

Darvin Ham says Austin Reaves is close to return, could play vs. Pelicans

The Lakers could be back to full strength this weekend with Austin Reaves potentially returning for Saturday’s game against the Pelicans, according to head coach Darvin Ham.

Lakers come back from the dead, beat Pacers on the road

The Pacers were dominating the Lakers for most of Thursday night, but L.A. got out the defibrillator in the fourth quarter to resuscitate this road trip with a win.

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Anthony Davis snubbed as NBA Western Conference All-Star reserve

Despite playing at an MVP level during the middle of the first half of the season, Anthony Davis injury for the Lakers was enough for him to be left off the Western Conference All-Star reserves.

LeBron James loses out to Nikola Jokic for January’s Western Conference Player of the Month

Despite piecing together the finest months of his season, LeBron James lost out on Western Conference Player of the Month honors to Nikola Jokic.

When will LeBron James break the scoring record?

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Reacts: What will the Lakers do in the week leading up to the NBA trade deadline?

The trade deadline is approaching and while the Lakers completed one trade, e’s still the possibility and demand for them to do more.

Lakers vs. Pacers Preview and Game Thread: An opportunity to capitalize

This is the perfect opportunity for the Lakers to take advantage of a team that has lost nine out of their last 10 games.

LeBron James says pain in left foot varies day-to-day

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LeBron James on Rui Hachimura trade: ‘Feels good to have another 6’8 wing’

The Lakers finally acquired another wing in Rui Hachimura, a trade that had LeBron James’ seal of approval.

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Lakers take care of New York in OT

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Scotty Pippen Jr. named to Rising Stars Challenge roster, Austin Reaves snubbed

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Rob Pelinka says LeBron James and Anthony Davis are still consulted by front office

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Shorthanded Lakers run out of gas in 121-104 loss to Nets

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Are the Lakers ever going to trade Russell Westbrook?

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