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Lakers fall just short in miraculous comeback attempt against Sixers

The Lakers almost pulled off an unthinkable comeback on the road against the Sixers, but came up just short in overtime.

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Dennis Schröder is finding his groove with the Lakers once again

After a delayed start to the season, Dennis Schröder has found his groove in recent weeks and looks like the man the Lakers once looked set to pay a lot of money to.

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Lakers vs. Sixers Preview and Game Thread: Anthony Davis meets Joel Embiid

Both Anthony Davis and Joel Embiid have been superb to start the season with their own MVP campaigns. But which superstar will get the best of the other on Friday?

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Lakers, Knicks have reportedly discussed trades including 3-team deal

As the Dec. 15 date nears, the Lakers and Knicks have discussed numerous trades, including a potential 3-team deal.

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Lakers first quarter awards

With the first quarter of the season over and done with, let’s give out some player awards for the Lakers thus far.

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LeBron James, Anthony Davis listed as probable vs. Sixers

After missing games mid-week, the Lakers look set to welcome back LeBron James and Anthony Davis to the lineup for Friday’s game against the Sixers.

Medical Analysis: Juan Toscano-Anderson’s right ankle injury

Juan Toscano-Anderson was helped off the floor in the fourth quarter vs. the Raptors. Let’s take a look at the likely injury and timeline scenarios.

Lakers reportedly still don’t want to trade picks unless they’re getting an All-Star

The Lakers are remaining patient when it comes to the trade market and are still adamant they won’t trade both picks unless it’s for an All-Star.

Juan Toscano-Anderson diagnosed with right ankle sprain, set to be further evaluated

The hits keep on coming for the Lakers and Juan Toscano-Anderson as the forward exited Wednesday’s game with a sprained ankle.

Shorthanded Lakers fall to Raptors on the road

With LeBron James, Anthony Davis, Patrick Beverley and Wenyen Gabriel all sidelined, the Lakers didn’t stand a chance against the Raptors in Toronto.

Russell Westbrook accepting his role off the bench has given the Lakers options

Russell Westbrook didn’t have to accept his role off the bench. By flourishing in it, he’s given the Lakers options — something they didn’t appear to have a few months ago.

Darvin Ham says LeBron James, Patrick Beverley and Anthony Davis are all considered ‘day-to-day’

The Lakers will be without a trio of starters in LeBron James, Anthony Davis and Patrick Beverley, all whom Darvin Ham consider day-to-day moving forward.

Tracking LeBron James’ pursuit of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s all-time scoring record

As LeBron James enters his 20th season in the NBA, his sights will be firmly set on Kareem Abdul-Jabbar as he chases the all-time scoring record.

Could the Lakers finally pull off a trade for Cam Reddish?

With Knicks wing Cam Reddish reportedly on the trade block once again, could the Lakers finally land the guy they’ve coveted for years.

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Anthony Davis out vs. Raptors with non-COVID illness

After exiting game early in the first quarter of Tuesday’s game against the Cavaliers, Anthony Davis has also been ruled out against the Toronto Raptors with a non-COVID illness.

Lakers vs. Raptors Preview and Game Thread: Making due without LeBron and AD

After leaving very early in Tuesday’s loss vs. the Cavaliers due to a 101-degree fever, Anthony Davis will be out against the Raptors, and LeBron James will join him on the sidelines.

LeBron James out vs. Raptors with left ankle soreness, Patrick Beverley doubtful with right knee soreness

The Lakers are going to be severely shorthanded in Toronto on Wednesday with LeBron James and Anthony Davis out and Patrick Beverley doubtful.

Other NBA teams wondering if Lakers cut Matt Ryan as precursor to smaller trade

Similar to most fans, executives around the league expected a trade to follow the Lakers’ release of Matt Ryan.

Loss to Cavaliers shows what Lakers are capable of, but still clearly need

The Lakers loss to the Cavaliers shined light on both their recent improvements and where there continues to be areas of need.

Lakers fall apart down stretch without AD, lose to Cavs

The Lakers battled on the road without Anthony Davis, but still fell short against the Cavaliers on Tuesday night.

Report: Lakers more likely to make a trade because of how well Anthony Davis is playing

The Lakers are reportedly ready to get Anthony Davis (and LeBron James) some help on the trade market.

Wenyen Gabriel (shoulder sprain) to miss at least a week

The Lakers will be without key reserve Wenyen Gabriel for at least the next four games they play.

Lakers vs. Cavaliers Preview and Game Thread: The Anthony Davis revenge tour continuous

There is no one in the league playing better than Anthony Davis right now, who has carried the Lakers on his back over the past 10 games.

What are Anthony Davis’ odds at winning MVP?

Anthony Davis is playing at a level that is among the best in the league as the Lakers are surging. Could he be laying the foundation for an MVP?

Is Anthony Davis’ stellar play of late sustainable?

Anthony Davis has been incredible this year and has recently been playing like an MVP candidate. Can he keep it up and what will be the key to doing so?

The Lakers thought they might be able to trade for Shai Gilgeous-Alexander if the Thunder tanked

The Lakers have had plenty of reported pipe dreams when it comes to dealing Russell Westbrook away, but none are funnier than the most recent one, involving Thunder guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander.

Report: Lakers tried to get Terry Rozier in 3-team Donovan Mitchell trade over summer

The Lakers have now been linked to Terry Rozier multiple times over the last year, so he may be a name worth keeping an eye on as the team continues to survey the trade market.

Anthony Davis says trade speculation and critics never bothered him

The season started with criticism and trade rumors swirling around Anthony Davis, but the Lakers star says he never listened to any of it.

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Are the Lakers ever going to trade Russell Westbrook?

After a woefully unsuccessful tenure so far in Los Angeles, Russell Westbrook’s future will continue to be the subject of constant debates and rumors all year.

Kristaps Porzingis says Anthony Davis will be in MVP conversation this season

After watching Anthony Davis torch him and the Wizards on Sunday, Kristaps Porzingis had high praise as he expects AD to be in the MVP race this season.

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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?

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Anthony Davis is dominating at the position he’s never really wanted to play

It’s not a secret that Anthony Davis has balked at playing center over the course of his career, but this season he’s not only playing the position full time, he’s doing so better than nearly anyone.

Lakers Notebook: Anthony Davis on the roll, shooting smarter not harder and deficient multi-guard lineups

Winners of eight of their last ten games, the Lakers are trending upwards thanks to the Brow and wiser shot-selection collectively. However, there’s still work to be done around the margins.

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