After storied tenures with the Lakers and Sparks, the latest coaching stop for Michael Cooper is the BIG3.
There will never be another Kobe Bryant. Let’s reminisce about the late Lakers legend along with the rest of the NBA community.
Kobe Bryant showed up to Team USA training camp two days early just to demand to guard the best player on the other team
Yup, that sounds like Kobe all right.
Now, LeBron works with Kidd on the Lakers, Kobe’s old team.
With a handful of Baby Lakers ascending into legitimate NBA semi-stardom, it’s worth remembering where these young standouts started, and who helped the team assemble such an impressive hit rate in the draft.
‘He’s out there to dethrone you’: What LeBron James and Anthony Davis remember about playing against Kobe Bryant
Playing against Kobe Bryant and the Lakers for the first time was an unforgettable moment for an entire generation of NBA players, and LeBron James and Anthony Davis are no exception.
Shaquille O’Neal knows that just like he and Kobe Bryant could never be LeBron and Anthony Davis, AD and ‘Bron could never be him and Kobe. Every pairing is unique.
Lynn Markham and his wife, Cerise Markham, wanted a book about the Lakers to read to their kids. Figuring they weren’t alone in that desire, they decided to write one.
Alex Caruso and Kyle Kuzma are the only members of "the young core" left, and the Lakers wouldn’t have a title without their contributions
How LeBron James studying up on Lakers history helped him build a strong relationship with Jeanie Buss
LeBron James and Jeanie Buss have developed a mutual respect for one another over their time with the Lakers.
Editor’s Note: With the Lakers finally back in the NBA Finals, former Lakers Nation Editor-in-Chief, Silver Screen and Roll alum and Lakers Twitter legend Daniel Buerge had to make a limited-time return to reflect on Lakers fandom and the long road back.
Shaquille O’Neal tried to offer Kobe Bryant some support after his rookie season air balls in the playoffs against the Utah Jazz. The way Bryant responded was an omen about the future of their partnership.
It is not an overstatement to say that the Lakers literally might not exist without Elgin Baylor. That is more than enough reason to appreciate one of the first transcendent NBA players.
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has a resume that stacks up against just about anyone in NBA history. The former Lakers star should get more love in the GOAT discussion than he does.
For our first entry in a new series that will go for as long as Lakers basketball is gone, let’s have a laugh about how incredible of a trash talker Lakers legend Kobe Bryant was.