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Five observations through the Lakers first 20 games

From LeBron James finding his range to Cam Reddish earning a role and so many things in between, here are five things that have stood out from the Lakers first 20 games

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Darvin Ham says player health is ‘top priority’ among injury woes

Nearly 25% done with the season of all the things the Lakers need to focus on to improve, head coach Darvin Ham still believes player health is above all else.

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Jarred Vanderbilt available vs. Rockets, set for season debut

The Lakers will be as healthy as they’ve been all season on Saturday, led by Jarred Vanderbilt who will be available for the first time this year.

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Lakers vs. Rockets Preview: It’s time to evaluate the team

The Lakers need to swing the tide of their season as soon as possible — perhaps starting against the Rockets on Saturday — before another quarter of the season slips away.

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Discussion Thread for Non Lakers games: Week of November 27th- December 3rd

Week 6 is underway and here is this weeks slate of games!!

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Anthony Davis, LeBron James offered assessments of Lakers through 20 games

At roughly the quarter point of the NBA season, both LeBron James and Anthony Davis offered their thoughts on the Lakers so far this year.

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When will Jarred Vanderbilt return from his heel injury?

The Lakers will be without Jarred Vanderbilt early in this season, but when will the wing return to the court?

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2023-24 Los Angeles Lakers Final Scores and Results

As always, we’ll be recapping every single Lakers game of the 2023-24 season here.

Players Grades: Lakers vs. Thunder

Assessing every Lakers player’s performance from the team’s 133-110 loss to the Thunder

LeBron James says he would skip potential Lakers game for Bronny’s first USC game

The Lakers could be without LeBron James in the near future as he revealed he would skip a game to catch Bronny’s first college game at USC.

Depleted Lakers close road trip with loss to Thunder

With injuries aplenty and energy scarce, the Lakers closed out their four-game road trip with a blowout loss to the Thunder.

D’Angelo Russell made history after catching fire vs. Pistons

In one of his best games since returning to the purple and gold, D’Angelo Russell joined some elite Lakers company with his huge night against the Pistons.

Rival NBA executives think D’Angelo Russell, Rui Hachimura may be trade candidates

The Lakers have a number of players with tradeable contracts, but NBA executives have pegged D’Angelo Russell and Rui Hachimura as two of the most likely to be dealt.

Report: Lakers have ‘real interest’ in Zach LaVine, value DeMar DeRozan, Zach LaVine higher

The Lakers reportedly have legitimate interest in Zach LaVine, but it’s the pair of DeMar DeRozan and Alex Caruso they are eyeing more.

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Film study: Max Christie’s defensive potential

Let’s take a closer look at Max Christie’s defensive strengths and where he can improve for the Lakers

Player Grades: Lakers vs. Pistons

Assessing every Lakers player’s performance from the team’s 133-107 win versus the Pistons.

Lakers vs. Thunder Preview and Game Thread: The ultimate trap game

Can the Lakers conclude their road trip with a quality victory against a thriving OKC team on the road?

D’Angelo Russell leads Lakers to blowout win in Detroit

After an ugly defeat in Philadelphia, the Lakers bounced back on Wednesday versus the Pistons.

Patrick Beverley had strong words for Austin Reaves, Lakers after scuffle

Patrick Beverley and Austin Reaves got into it during their matchup on Monday, but Reaves took it in stride.

Why the Lakers need to find the solution to their math problem

The team’s recent 44-point loss to the Sixers wasn’t just a beatdown, but rather the culmination of an ongoing numbers issue.

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Report: Lakers will not include Austin Reaves in trade talks

With trade rumors increasing daily, the Lakers reportedly will not include Austin Reaves in such conversations.

Jalen Hood-Schifino says he was “all eyes, all ears” while sidelined with injury

There weren’t many positives for the Lakers on Monday but there was one good thing that happened in the debut of Jalen Hood-Schifino.

Lakers to play Suns in quarterfinal matchup of In-Season Tournament

The Lakers spot in the knockout rounds of the In-Season Tournament is locked in, but who they will be playing is not yet known.

Cam Reddish upgraded to probable vs. Pistons with groin strain

The return of Cam Reddish to the lineup could be on the horizon for the Lakers as he’s listed as probable against the Pistons on Wednesday.

Lakers vs. Pistons Preview and Game Thread: Bouncing back from the worst loss of the season

There’s no better way for the Lakers to shake off a humiliating loss than winning dominantly against a team they should beat in the Pistons.

LeBron James says ‘a lot’ has to change for the Lakers after loss to Sixers

Following a frustrating blowout loss to the Sixers, LeBron James had a cryptic, ominous message about where the Lakers go next.

Darvin Ham says Lakers let in-game adversity impact them against Sixers

It doesn't take much for things to go south during a game. A couple of tough calls and the Lakers folded on the road versus the 76ers resulting in the worst loss of the year.

Anthony Davis says Lakers have to ‘quickly flush’ loss to Sixers

After the biggest loss of the season to the Sixers, it's in the Lakers' best interest to forget about this one and move on quickly.

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Report: Lakers ‘not been inclined’ to include Austin Reaves in trade talks for Zach LaVine

The Lakers are likely going to express interest in Zach LaVine, but it doesn’t appear Austin Reaves will be included in trade talks with the Bulls.

Player Grades: Lakers vs. Sixers

Assessing every Lakers player’s performance from the team’s 138-94 loss to the Sixers.

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?

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.

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Lakers dominated by Sixers in Philadelphia

Monday’s game got out of hand early in Philadelphia as the Sixers were red-hot from deep and the Lakers couldn’t buy a bucket.

Austin Reaves defends Anthony Davis against backlash from fans

Austin Reaves knows what it’s like when fans begin turning on you based on isolated performances and he thinks the criticism of Anthony Davis isn’t looking at the full picture.


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