Stories tagged: Los Angeles Lakers
Sat., Sept. 8, 2018
In a wide-ranging fraud scheme that stole more than $2 million and once involved a planned visit to Coeur d’Alene by Los Angeles Lakers President Earvin “Magic” Johnson, a Los …
Sat., Sept. 1, 2018, 6:05 p.m.
The Los Angeles Lakers waived forward Luol Deng on Saturday, just over two years after signing him to a four-year, $72 million free-agent contract.
Fri., Aug. 10, 2018, 2:11 p.m.
LeBron James will make his debut with the Los Angeles Lakers at Portland on Oct. 18 and play in front of the home fans for the first time two days …
Wed., Aug. 8, 2018, 12:24 p.m.
NBA fans will get a smorgasbord of LeBron James in a Los Angeles Lakers uniform, Kevin Durant and the defending champion Golden State Warriors, the Houston Rockets and the up-and-coming …
UPDATED: Mon., July 30, 2018, 5:57 p.m.
LeBron James won’t rule out a second homecoming in Cleveland.
UPDATED: Sat., July 21, 2018, 5:21 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Johnathan Williams’ pursuit of a spot in the NBA took another step forward.The 6-foot-9 forward apparently made a good summer league impression on the Los Angeles Lakers. …
UPDATED: Tue., July 17, 2018, 10:54 p.m.
Zach Collins only scored three points, but his Portland Trail Blazers defeated Johnathan Williams and the Los Angeles Lakers 91-73.
Mon., July 16, 2018, 11:02 p.m.
Josh Hart scored 37 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to a 112-109 double-overtime victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday in the semifinals of …
Sat., July 14, 2018, 5 a.m.
Former Gonzaga big man Johnathan Williams keeping the faith that making an NBA roster is in his future
There’s something to be said about having faith. Johnathan Williams abides by it.
Fri., July 13, 2018, 3:52 p.m.
Lakers guard Lonzo Ball is scheduled to undergo arthroscopic surgery Tuesday on his left knee. The team says it will provide an update on Ball’s condition after the procedure. Ball …
UPDATED: Tue., July 10, 2018, 1:36 p.m.
The Los Angeles Lakers have signed veteran Lance Stephenson and second-round pick Svi Mykhailiuk. Stephenson appeared in all 82 games for Indiana last season, averaging 9.2 points, 5.2 rebounds and …
UPDATED: Mon., July 9, 2018, 11:16 p.m.
The Los Angeles Lakers announced the signing of LeBron James as a free agent Monday night, confirming the seismic shift created by the four-time NBA Most Valuable Player’s decision to …
UPDATED: Sun., July 1, 2018, 10:39 p.m.
LeBron James is signing with the Los Angeles Lakers, leaving Cleveland for the second time in his career. James’ management group sent a release saying he has agreed to a …
UPDATED: Tue., June 26, 2018, 1:21 p.m.
Magic Johnson is betting his job on his free-agent recruiting skills for the Los Angeles Lakers. Johnson says he will step down as the Lakers’ president of basketball operations if …
UPDATED: Fri., June 22, 2018, 6:13 p.m.
Former Gonzaga Bulldog Johnathan Williams will play with the Los Angeles Lakers in the NBA Summer League, the forward confirmed in a text message.
Sun., March 11, 2018, 9:10 p.m.
Julius Randle had a career-high 36 points, 14 rebounds and seven assists, and the Los Angeles Lakers auditioned for LeBron James’ favor in free agency with a 127-113 victory over …
Mon., Feb. 12, 2018, 6:39 p.m.
LaVar Ball proclaimed in an interview with Lithuanian basketball reporter Donatas Urbonas he will instruct his oldest son to leave the Lakers in free agency if the team opts not …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 8, 2018, 11:45 a.m.
With the stunning force of a LeBron James dunk, the Cavaliers shattered their roster. Cleveland completely changed its look – and perhaps its chances of winning an NBA title this …
Sun., Dec. 24, 2017, 5:24 p.m.
Lonzo Ball has a sprained left shoulder and will sit out of the Lakers’ game against Minnesota on Christmas night.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 14, 2017, 9:27 p.m.
LeBron James recorded his 59th career triple-double, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers to a 121-112 win over rookie Lonzo Ball and the Los Angeles Lakers. James finished with 25 points, 12 …
Tue., Dec. 12, 2017, 11:01 p.m.
Kristaps Porzingis had 37 points and 11 rebounds, Michael Beasley made the biggest plays in overtime, and the New York Knicks beat the Los Angeles Lakers 113-109 on Tuesday night.
Mon., Dec. 11, 2017, 10:29 p.m.
When LiAngelo Ball withdrew from UCLA last week, reports emerged that his father, LaVar, wanted both the 19-year-old and his 16-year-old brother, LaMelo, who was pulled out of high school …
Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 10:43 p.m.
Kyle Kuzma had 22 points, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope scored 11 of his 21 in the fourth quarter and the Los Angeles Lakers rallied from a 19-point deficit in the second half …
Mon., Oct. 23, 2017, 5:30 p.m.
Metta World Peace has joined the Los Angeles Lakers’ NBA G League affiliate as a player development coach.
Fri., Oct. 20, 2017, 11:44 p.m.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 12, 2017, 6:18 p.m.
One retired jersey number just isn’t enough for Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers. The Lakers announced that they will retire Bryant’s No. 8 and No. 24 in a …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 31, 2017, 1:21 p.m.
New Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka’s contact with Paul George’s agent violated the NBA’s anti-tampering rule and has resulted in Los Angeles being fined $500,000. The league says that a …
Sun., Aug. 20, 2017, 10:10 p.m.
The NBA is investigating whether the Los Angeles Lakers tampered with All-Star forward Paul George while he was under contract with the Indiana Pacers.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 7:13 p.m.
Former Gonzaga center Robert Sacre is returning to Japan for a second season with the Hitachi Sunrockers.
UPDATED: Sun., July 23, 2017, 7:38 p.m.
John Kundla, the Hall of Fame coach who led the Minneapolis Lakers to five NBA championships, died Sunday. He was 101.