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The Lakers waived Frank Mason III less than a day after signing him

The Lakers quickly moved on Frank Mason III, who is likely heading to join their G League team in South Bay.

Lakers reportedly nearing two-way deal with Sekou Doumbouya

After bouncing around the league this preseason, Sekou Doumbouya appears set to land with the Lakers on a two-way contract.

Report: LeBron James didn’t lose weight, instead added ‘lean muscle’

While LeBron James may look slimmer this season, it’s reportedly not due to weight loss.

Russell Westbrook, when asked if he’d accept trade to Clippers: ‘Hell no’

Russell Westbrook only had eyes for the Lakers as he looked to go home this summer. The Clippers were no longer of interest to him.

Lakers reportedly sign Trevelin Queen to training camp roster

After a standout Las Vegas Summer League, Trevelin Queen will audition for a spot with the South Bay Lakers or two-way contract.

Jeanie Buss reportedly told front office they could only sign players who can play, which led to Jared Dudley exit

The Lakers letting Jared Dudley go makes quite a bit more sense now that we know about Jeanie Buss’ mandate to her front office.

Lakers reportedly only gave Frank Vogel one-year extension

Frank Vogel is currently under contract with the Lakers until 2023.

Report: Anthony Davis is ‘expected’ to start at center for Lakers

Anthony Davis starting at center for the Lakers could change everything for this team.

Lakers sign Austin Reaves to guaranteed contract, free up two-way spot

Austin Reaves will be on he regular roster for the Lakers, and reportedly has been given a two-year deal to replace his two-way contract.

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.

LeBron James is hosting a players-only minicamp in Las Vegas for the Lakers

LeBron James wants to help the 2021-22 Lakers get off to the same start the 2020 champions did, so there was only one option available: Players-only minicamp.

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.

Devontae Cacok officially leaves Lakers for Nets in free agency

After two season with the Lakers, Devontae Cacok is headed to the Brooklyn Nets to continue his NBA journey.

Lakers reportedly sign Cam Oliver to Exhibit 10 contract

The Lakers are bringing Cam Oliver to training camp, and potentially to their G League affiliate as well.

The Lakers reportedly didn’t believe Marc Gasol would come back after ‘toxic’ situation last season

As the situation moves further and further into the past, it’s becoming more and more clear that Marc Gasol was not coming back to the Lakers this season no matter what.

Report: Rich Paul told team personnel around league during draft combine that LeBron James, Anthony Davis would play four and five

It sounds more and more likely that the Lakers will be playing their best lineup with LeBron James and Anthony Davis in the front court from the start of the season.

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.

Report: Lakers thought Marc Gasol could help them, but didn’t think he wanted to

From the sound of things, the Lakers and Marc Gasol were both ready to go their separate ways.

Lakers trade Marc Gasol to Grizzlies, who will buy him out

Marc Gasol will have his time with the Lakers end after just one season.

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.

Lakers reportedly had interest in bringing back Damian Jones before Kings guaranteed his contract

The Lakers wanted to bring back a player who is statistically one of their greatest centers ever, Damian Jones.

The Lakers will reportedly sign DeAndre Jordan when he clears waivers

The Lakers are bringing DeAndre Jordan back to Los Angeles after the veteran big man parted ways with Brooklyn (and Detroit).

An NBA executive came up with the corniest nickname of all-time for the Lakers

LeBron James could only dream of giving a nickname as bad as this anonymous Eastern Conferee executive gave the Lakers.

Anthony Davis was reportedly frustrated that Dennis Schröder didn’t set him up as well as Rajon Rondo

Rajon Rondo’s return brings back a player that was often on the same page with Anthony Davis, something Dennis Schröder struggled to do during his season in Los Angeles.

Lakers have reportedly explored center options, despite Marc Gasol still being under contract

The Lakers are once again being rumored to look at center options this offseason, spelling further potential for the end of Marc Gasol’s time in Los Angeles.

Rajon Rondo reportedly gave back $2.6 million to sign with the Lakers

Rajon Rondo wanted to get back to the Lakers, so he put his money where his mouth is and offered the Grizzlies some savings.

Lakers could have interest in DeAndre Jordan if he’s bought out by Nets

The Lakers appear ready to shift back to a formula they’ve had success with, given their rumored interest in Nets big man DeAndre Jordan, who is reportedly discussing a buyout with the Brooklyn Nets.

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.

Is Kevin Love a buyout possibility for the Lakers this summer?

Kevin Love hasn’t technically been connected to the Lakers yet, but it’s hard to imagine any other landing spot for him should the forward be bought out by the Cavs.