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Lakers Trade Rumors: Tracking the latest on Kyrie Irving

As the Lakers and Nets continue negotiations in a deal for Kyrie Irving, stay up to date with the latest news regarding the trade discussions.

Rumors Roundup: Brooklyn’s possible bluff with Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant

The Nets are calling Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant’s bluff as part of their own because everyone is a poker player now.

Report: Lakers have not yet been ‘aggressive’ in trying to trade for Kyrie Irving

The Lakers are apparently slow playing trade talks for Kyrie Irving. Considering where both they and the Nets stand, that kind of makes sense.

LeBron James reportedly wants the Lakers to add Kyrie Irving ‘more than anyone’

LeBron James is ready to run it back with Kyrie Irving.

Report: Mavericks and Sixers interested in Kyrie Irving... which both teams dispute

As the Lakers look to complete a deal for Kyrie Irving, it looks like all other reported suitors aren’t all that interested in the point guard.

The Kevin Durant saga might slow down a Kyrie Irving/Lakers trade... or it might not

Whether or not the Lakers can deal for Kyrie Irving before the Nets deal with the Kevin Durant trade saga is anyone’s guess right now

Lakers-Nets ‘actively engaged’ in trade talks for Kyrie Irving

In the wake of Kevin Durant’s trade proposal, the Lakers and Nets are heavily discussing a trade for Kyrie Irving centered around Russell Westbrook.

Lakers ‘Plan B’ after Kyrie Irving could be Buddy Hield, Eric Gordon

If the Lakers attempts at trading for Kyrie Irving aren’t successful, their ‘Plan B’ options could include sharpshooters in Buddy Hield and Eric Gordon.

Rumors Roundup: Buddy Hield, Malik Monk and free agency preview

With free agency little more than 24 hours away, rumors have begun circulating including the Lakers and players they could be interested in.

Report: Lakers still would like to trade Russell Westbrook, but not if they have to attach picks

The Lakers would like to trade Russell Westbrook... but apparently not all that badly.

Rumors Roundup: How close were the Lakers to acquiring Kyrie Irving?

The Lakers sure seemed to think they were close to acquiring Kyrie Irving and the Nets believed he was gone, but only Kyrie himself ever knew the plan.

Kyrie Irving reportedly granted permission to seek sign-and-trade, Lakers only interested team

The Kyrie Irving saga continues, as No. 11 has reportedly been granted permission by the Nets to try find a sign-and-trade deal with other teams, including the Lakers.

Rumors Roundup: LeBron, Kyrie, trade possibilities and the NBA Draft

At the center of the Kyrie Irving rumors is his relationship with LeBron James, which appears to be repaired to the point where he’s signing off on a potential move to the Lakers.

How the Lakers could trade for Kyrie Irving, explained

The Lakers are reportedly interested in acquiring the Nets’ Kyrie Irving, but given their limited resources, how could they even do so?

Lakers reportedly on list of teams Kyrie Irving would consider for sign-and-trade

If Kyrie Irving can’t agree to a deal with the Brooklyn Nets, the Lakers are reportedly one of the handful of teams he would consider a trade to.

Lakers trade for pick No. 35 from Magic in 2022 NBA Draft

The Lakers have reportedly completed a trade for a second round pick in tonight’s 2022 NBA Draft, landing the 35th pick from Orlando.

Lakers reportedly considered ‘biggest threat’ to Nets for Kyrie Irving, still considered ‘a stretch’

As the Kyrie Irving saga continues unfolding, the Lakers appear to be a threat to land the Brooklyn Nets’ enigmatic guard.

Rumors Roundup: Lakers reportedly interested in Malcolm Brogdon

In the Lakers’ efforts to unload Russell Westbrook last season, a trade with the Pacers for Malcolm Brogdon was discussed, perhaps foreshadowing a deal this summer.

Report: Hornets still have ‘real’ interest in Russell Westbrook as trade target

With the Charlotte Hornets set for a financial crunch beginning this offseason, Russell Westbrook could still be a real trade target for them.

Rumors Roundup: Lakers interested trading for Bradley Beal

The Lakers are at least aiming big in a return for Russell Westbrook as they’re reportedly interested in Wizards’ guard Bradley Beal.

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What will the Lakers do with Russell Westbrook this offseason?

After a woefully unsuccessful season in Los Angeles, Russell Westbrook’s future will be one of the key storylines of the offseason for the Lakers.

Report: Lakers are going to ‘try to find avenues’ to trade Russell Westbrook

While so many reports have indicated that the Lakers very well could hang onto Russell Westbrook, the latest report from Adrian Wojnarowski indicates the team is still going to explore trades.

Lakers Rumor Roundup: LeBron James trade speculation, L.A. blames Frank Vogel for Russell Westbrook failure

The Lakers may be exploring multiple options this offseason and trading LeBron James won’t be one of them, though having Russell Westbrook return could be.

Lakers Rumor Roundup: Darvin Ham gets permission to interview, Mark Jackson doesn’t have ‘a strong chance’ to get job

The Lakers have been granted permission to interview Bucks assistant Darvin Ham, who appears to be much more of a real option to be the team’s next head coach than Mark Jackson. Plus, some trade rumors!

Russell Westbrook deletes all Instagram posts referencing Lakers, Rockets or Wizards

Russell Westbrook has spent the last three years playing for the Rockets, Wizards and Lakers, but he deleted all his posts about all of those teams, leaving only references to one team left on his Instagram: The Oklahoma City Thunder.

Lakers Rumor Roundup: No one wants Russell Westbrook, and L.A. may not want John Wall, either

We have the latest update on the persistent John Wall and Russell Westbrook trade rumors, as well as some more intel on how much Malik Monk is likely to make in free agency.

Report: Indiana, Charlotte emerging as teams that may trade for Russell Westbrook

All signs point to the Lakers having suitors for Russell Westbrook this summer, with the Charlotte Hornets and Indiana Pacers emerging as the early favorites.

Report: Rockets may have settled for 2027 pick swap in John Wall-Russell Westbrook trade

The latest report on the proposed John Wall-Russell Westbrook trade shows how unwilling the Lakers were to include any assets in a deal.

The Lakers tried to trade Russell Westbrook for Buddy Hield because irony is apparently dead

The Lakers may not have made a move at the NBA trade deadline, but they did try their hands at accidental improv comedy.

Lakers had deals for Cam Reddish, Christian Wood, John Wall and Russell Westbrook fall apart before deadline

The Los Angeles Lakers are stuck with their current team, as they couldn’t get any real traction on deals at the NBA trade deadline.

2022 Lakers Trade Rumors Tracker and Deadline Discussion Thread

We’ll be keeping an updating list of all the reputable Lakers trade rumors leading up to the 2022 NBA trade deadline here.

Russell Westbrook Rumors: Knicks have had ‘no Russ conversations,’ Rockets still want first-round pick in any salary dump

Russell Westbrook hasn’t just worn out his welcome with the Lakers, but also torpedoed his trade value across the league.