Lakers Free Agency
Austin Reaves could have gotten more money this summer if a team like the Spurs had given him an offer sheet in free agency, but he’s happy where he’s at with the Lakers.
Darvin Ham coached Christian Wood with the Milwaukee Bucks, and helped recruit him to the Lakers by telling him he’d be a significant contributor.
Christian Wood can (in theory) fit alongside Anthony Davis, but it sounds like the Lakers will initially stick with Davis as the lone traditional big in their starting lineup.
The Lakers are sure to be active in NBA free agency once again, so we’ll be tracking every single player they are connected to here.
The Lakers have consistently indicated they want to add another center for their final move of NBA free agency, and Christian Wood and Bismack Biyombo are among the two they reportedly will consider.
Rob Pelinka explained why the Lakers were "excited" to see a recent LeBron James Instagram post about the team’s NBA free agency additions and more during a broadcast appearance on ESPN.
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.
We asked someone who covered Taurean Prince with the Timberwolves for their thoughts on what he’ll bring to the Lakers.
Tristan Thompson and Mo Bamba are both candidates to serve as the Lakers’ third center — and likely final addition of NBA free agency.
The Lakers have 13 players slated to be under contract next season, and plan to only sign one more (likely a center) to give them midseason flexibility.
Jaxson Hayes will join the Lakers in NBA free agency after the Pelicans declined to extend him a qualifying offer to make him a restricted free agent.
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The Lakers are going to be active in NBA free agency, and we’ll be keeping updates on every player they’re linked to or agree to sign here.
It sounds like there is a chance the Lakers could keep Mo Bamba, despite cutting him the day before NBA free agency began.
It sounds like there is still a chance the Lakers run it back with both Malik Beasley and D’Angelo Russell as NBA free agency continues.
The Lakers have offered Austin Reaves the most money they’re allowed to under the collective bargaining agreement. Now both sides will wait and see if another team comes with a bigger offer in NBA free agency.
Dennis Schröder is leaving the Lakers in NBA free agency for a second time.
Rui Hachimura thrived with the Lakers after a midseason trade, and so it’s no surprise he’s returning to the team in NBA free agency.
After years of rumors and links, the Lakers are finally bringing in Cam Reddish in NBA free agency.
Bruce Brown was likely en route to sign with the Lakers for the mid-level exception until the Pacers came calling with a massive offer in NBA free agency.
The Lakers came out of nowhere to sign Miami Heat free agent Gabe Vincent to nearly their full mid-level exception in the opening hours of NBA free agency.
Taurean Prince was waived by the Minnesota Timberwolves earlier this week, but the Lakers are reaching a deal with him to tip off NBA free agency.
Kyrie Irving will reportedly meet with the Heat, Rockets, Lakers, Clippers, Suns and Mavericks when NBA free agency opens up, and expects to have a "robust" market.
Brook Lopez would check boxes on both ends for Los Angeles. Could a potential reunion be in the works?
The Lakers still want to keep Dennis Schröder, but Jevon Carter, Shake Milton and Cory Joseph could reportedly be options to replace him if he leaves in NBA free agency.
As expected, the Lakers have taken the first step towards keeping both Austin Reaves and Rui Hachimura in NBA free agency.