It’s time to let the young Lakers play more, because they’ve proven all season that they can contribute to winning basketball.
Despite a rocky run in recent games and weeks, Frank Vogel is expected to be the Lakers’ head coach for the remainder of the season.
The Lakers likely won’t ever pull off a Ben Simmons trade, but that doesn’t mean fans shouldn’t be paying attention to the news cycle.
Anthony Davis is likely going to make his return against the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday, according to the Lakers’ injury report.
In search of some type of upgrade to the roster, the Lakers are reportedly shopping around their three best trade assets in Kendrick Nunn, Talen Horton-Tucker and a future first round pick across the league prior to the NBA trade deadline.
Could Terrence Ross be the type of smaller upgrade who could help the Lakers in a trade? Probably not, but expect to hear his name linked to them anyway.
On a big day for L.A. vs. South Florida pro teams, the Lakers didn’t put up a fight until too late against LeBron James’ former squad.
Lakers Injury Update: Anthony Davis ‘not quite’ ready to return, Kendrick Nunn continues on-court work
While Anthony Davis did not play in Sunday’s game against Miami, Frank Vogel revealed he’s close to a return while Kendrick Nunn continues rehabbing his bone bruise.
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As always, the Lakers figure to be at the center of trade rumors in the coming weeks as the NBA trade deadline approaches, with Russell Westbrook’s future in Los Angeles and the pursuit of Jerami Grant two of the hottest storylines.
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The Lakers are dealing with an ongoing COVID-19 outbreak on the team. We’ll be tracking the latest players and staff members to end up in the health and safety protocols as a result at this page.
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Tracking the latest Lakers injury report updates on the return date, timelines and more regarding Kendrick Nunn and Anthony Davis.
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.
A man that has filled many gaps for the Lakers during his time in Los Angeles, LeBron James received praise from Frank Vogel for his one-of-a-kind talent.
Anthony Davis could return for the Lakers after missing the last 16 games with an MCL sprain when the team faces the Heat on Sunday.
All signs are pointing towards Anthony Davis getting closer to a return for the Lakers, potentially as soon as their game against the Miami Heat on Sunday.
Lakers coach Frank Vogel and Russell Westbrook are saying all the right things in the aftermath of the veteran point guard’s benching vs. the Pacers.
Inject this into our veins.
The Lakers finally put a team away in a second half, with a small-ball shift in the third quarter allowing them to blow the doors off the Magic in Orlando.
The Sparks lose yet an other unrestricted free agent.
To his credit, Russell Westbrook is saying all the right things, but actions will speak louder than words as his Lakers tenure continues.
The Lakers haven’t been able to get the Pistons to send them Jerami Grant yet, but they are making pretty much their best possible trade offer for the midseason market’s most coveted player.
Report: Rockets would accept Russell Westbrook for John Wall trade... if Lakers attached first-round pick
How considerate of the Rockets.
Russell Westbrook is well aware that the Lakers will need him to play — and fit in — better if the team is going to fulfill it’s goal of winning a championship.
No one is more frustrated that Kendrick Nunn hasn’t been able to play for the Lakers than Nunn himself. He made sure to let fans know how he feels on social media on Thursday.
Russell Westbrook was ‘disappointed’ by benching, but is still committed to making things work with Lakers
Russell Westbrook isn’t going to make a big public stink over Lakers head coach Frank Vogel benching him down the stretch of the team’s loss to the Indiana Pacers.
The Lakers’ failure is way deeper than Russell Westbrook and Frank Vogel.
The Lakers have roster construction issues. As we dissect them, it’s worth remembering that two of the biggest proponents of bringing in Russell Westbrook and jumpstarting those problems were Anthony Davis and LeBron James.
This has been the most dramatic Lakers season in quite some time. And things could get even more ugly if they lose to the Magic.
Even with his strong play of late, the Lakers are keeping Stanley Johnson on a 10-day contract to continue maintaining their flexibility with an open roster spot.
After opening as a distant fourth overall and trailing Steph Curry in the conference, LeBron James now leads all players in All-Star game voting.
The situation with Russell Westbrook and the Lakers reached a tipping point on Wednesday as Frank Vogel — with the front office’s backing — benched the point guard to close the game against Indiana.