In a thinly veiled excuse to write about some of my favorite young players, I’ve sifted and sorted through the best young talent in the Western Conference to see how Talen Horton-Tucker measures up.
The Los Angeles Lakers negated Russell Westbrook during the playoffs en route to a title in the bubble. Should that have them worried about his future in Los Angeles now?
If the NBA is looking for a "Field of Dreams"-style game, then they have plenty of options to choose from.
Through the power of NBA 2K22, we were able to simulate the season as if the Lakers followed through on their plan to trade for Buddy Hield.
The value of Marc Gasol significantly depends on how the Lakers coaching staff utilizes him.
The Lakers have had a nearly unbelievable amount of success in franchise history, but the last decade had a few bad moments, too.
On the NBA’s Paul Bunyan, Boogeyman and everything else in-between.
Rob Pelinka has given Frank Vogel a roster with three stars and a deep bench of rotation ready veterans. But managing a group of this many able contributors could bring about its own challenges.
Much has been made about Russell Westbrook’s potential poor fit alongside LeBron James, but a deeper look shows how the two could find success with the Lakers this season.
Rajon Rondo returns to the Lakers after a season with three different franchises, and now has quite the expectations to live up to.
One of the older players signed by the Lakers this summer, here’s a detailed look into Trevor Ariza’s fit with the roster and what he can contribute.
This upcoming season should be a fun one in tinseltown.
After an injury-plagued season that did not live up to expectations, and the buzz around how Russell Westbrook and LeBron James will fit together, it’d be a mistake to forget how good Anthony Davis is, and how much he’ll mean to the Lakers this year.
It’s hard to imagine how opponents can stop the Lakers if Kendrick Nunn has a career year in purple and gold.
Wayne Ellington’s shooting excellence can be best understood by dissecting his shot mechanics, from setup to release.
This Lakers roster may finally accomplish something previously thought impossible: Survive when LeBron James sits.
If the Lakers are going to win as much as they expect to, the team’s star players will also need to sacrifice in much the same ways that their role players are expected to.
Despite losing one of the best rebounders in modern NBA history, the Lakers made an addition by subtraction in swapping Dwight Howard in for Andre Drummond.
Russell Westbrook has some glaring flaws on the offensive end, namely his shooting. I analyzed how the Lakers may get around those pitfalls.
The Lakers’ trade for Russell Westbrook is official. Here’s how the addition could help the team.
The Lakers have officially signed Carmelo Anthony, which will put his ability to sacrifice to the ultimate test
For the first time in his career, Carmelo Anthony is on a real title contender. Is he willing to make the sacrifices necessary to contribute?
Talen Horton-Tucker has been the youngest player on the Lakers’ roster each of his first two seasons. That won’t change this season, but this time it will be by a large margin.
Malik Monk could give the Lakers the type of dangerous shooter and scorer they were missing last season.