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Lakers approved for NBA hardship exception, allowing them to sign Isaiah Thomas

Isaiah Thomas is officially a member of the Lakers once again, providing the team emergency depth in the backcourt on a 10-day contract.

Reports: Lakers plan to sign Isaiah Thomas to 10-day contract via hardship exception

Isaiah Thomas is technically returning to the Lakers to help the team amidst their current COVID outbreak.

Wesley Matthews is heading to Bucks in free agency

Wesley Matthews wanted "run it back" with the Lakers, but he is instead leaving for the Bucks after just one season in purple and gold.

Giannis Antetokounmpo hints it’s possible he could leave Bucks in two years

Out of the blue, Giannis Antetokounmpo reignited the rumors that he could leave the Bucks, and now it’s time to connect him to the Lakers again.

Alex Caruso couldn’t believe how upset Lakers fans were about the team offering him less money than the Bulls

There is at least one person who can’t believe how mad many Lakers fans are about the team lowballing Alex Caruso in free agency: Caruso himself.

Lakers agree to two-way contract with Jay Huff

The Lakers and Wizards just effectively traded two-way players, as Jay Huff replaces Joel Ayayi in Los Angeles.

2021 Lakers Roster: Here is everyone we know is coming to training camp

We will be updating this page with the Lakers’ training camp roster as it fills out.

James Ennis reportedly worked out for the Lakers this week

James Ennis might get to have his dream of joining the Lakers come true, after all.

Darren Collison reportedly might be hoping the Lakers invite him to training camp

The Lakers and Darren Collison just can’t get enough of each other.

Tracker and Thread: Every player the Lakers have been connected to in free agency

The Lakers are already the subject of plenty of NBA free agency rumors, something that will only continue as the offseason rolls along.

Lakers to work out Kenneth Faried this week

Kenneth Faried is going to get a chance to show the Lakers what he has left in the tank at a workout this week.

The Lakers are reportedly interested in James Ennis

The Lakers are one of a handful of teams who might like to add James Ennis for one of their final roster spots.

The Lakers have officially signed Rajon Rondo, who doesn’t have to be Playoff Rondo to have value

Rajon Rondo returns to the Lakers after a season with three different franchises, and now has quite the expectations to live up to.

Lakers were reportedly ‘strongly considering’ Isaiah Thomas before Rajon Rondo was bought out

It sounds like Isaiah Thomas really could have returned to the Lakers if Rajon Rondo didn’t get out of his contract with the Memphis Grizzlies.

Lakers are reportedly ‘frontrunners’ to sign Rajon Rondo when he clears waivers

Playoff Rondo is BACK.

Svi Mykhailiuk is heading to the Raptors in free agency

The Lakers drafted Svi Mykhailiuk in 2018, but after he considered returning to the team in free agency, he instead signed with the Raptors.

James Ennis fueling Lakers rumors with latest Twitter ‘likes’

Free agent James Ennis, who has been linked to the Lakers, has added more fuel to those rumors by liking tweets encouraging him to join the Lakers.

JaKarr Sampson, Tim Frazier are reportedly candidates for Lakers’ final roster spots

The Lakers are casting a fairly wide net and taking their time as they look to fill out their final couple of roster spots. JaKarr Sampson and Tim Frazier are the latest names connected to the team.

Lakers plan to keep 15th roster spot open, targeting third point guard, wing with last two slots

As the Lakers look to round out their roster, finding depth in the backcourt and on the wing appear to be their priorities.

Lakers are reportedly unlikely to re-sign Jared Dudley in free agency

It sounds like Jared Dudley probably isn’t coming back for another round in purple and gold.

Lakers work out Darren Collison, Mike James and Isaiah Thomas

The Lakers have ramped up their search for another point guard.

5 players the Lakers could sign with their final roster spots

While none of them may be sexy names, there are still a number of players the Lakers could sign in free agency to round out their roster.

Russell Westbrook doesn’t know how long he’ll be with Lakers, but is committed to giving them everything he has

Russell Westbrook is focusing on the now, not the future, while he’s with his hometown Lakers.

Danny Green says Dwight Howard tried to recruit him back to the Lakers

After two years together on two different teams, Danny Green and Dwight Howard have separated, despite the latter’s best efforts to get Green to also depart the Sixers and return to the Lakers.

Lakers have ‘weighed’ the possibility of signing Isaiah Thomas

The Lakers reportedly want more help in the backcourt.

Dennis Schröder agrees to one-year, $5.9 million deal with Celtics

Dennis Schröder never seemed totally set on staying with the Lakers, and he is now departing for the Celtics in free agency.

Podcast: Are the Lakers the biggest winners of NBA free agency?

After landing a host of players on great value contracts, were the Lakers the biggest winners of NBA free agency?

The Lakers have officially acquired Russell Westbrook, which just might be crazy enough to work

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?

The Lakers have officially re-signed Talen Horton-Tucker, maintaining a baseline of youth

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.

The Lakers have officially signed Malik Monk, who will give them a dose of dynamism

Malik Monk could give the Lakers the type of dangerous shooter and scorer they were missing last season.

Lakers officially sign Kendrick Nunn, who can be their X-Factor

Going into his third season in the NBA, Kendrick Nunn has the opportunity to make a meaningful leap and raise the veteran-heavy Lakers’ ceiling.

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