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Fantasy Update

Jun 25, 2017
Hoops Hype
The Dallas Mavericks are expected to decline the team option on the contract of Dirk Nowitzki, which would have been for $25 million. League sources say Dallas has informed Dirk Nowitzki that it will decline his $25 million option for next season to sign him to a new deal. — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) June 25, 2017 Nowitzki would join Kobe Bryant as the longest-tenured player on one team for the NBA record. This will be his twentieth season with the Mavericks. Marc Stein, who reported the news, discussed how their current “young core” will be the identity for Dallas moving forward...
Jun 21, 2017
CBS Sports Fantasy Football
The Lakers reportedly offered the No. 2 pick for Sacramento's Nos. 5 and 10
Jun 20, 2017
Fox Sports Fantasy Baseball
The NBA Hall of Famer wants to help LA 'establish their own identity and ability to win at the very highest level.'
Silver Screen and Roll 3 hours ago
No Lakers received votes for the NBA All-Defensive teams

No Lakers received votes for the NBA All-Defensive teams

Not even Jose Calderon. The Los Angeles Lakers were a horrific defensive team during the 2016-17 season. They ranked last in the league in defensive efficiency for the second consecutive season, and the 113 points per 100 possessions they surrendered was the worst mark in the history of the Lakers franchise since Basketball-Reference began tracking the stat. A defense simply can’t be that bad if there are any standout defenders on the roster, which is probably why precisely zero Lakers received even a single vote for any of the NBA’s All-Defensive teams. There has been a lot of talk...

Lakers’ Brandon Ingram named to NBA’s All-Rookie Second Team

The award falls well short of what Lakers forward Brandon Ingram originally expected. After the Lakers selected him with the No. 2 pick in the 2016 NBA Draft, he charted out a goal to win the league’s rookie of the …
Silver Screen and Roll 7 hours ago
Lakers News: NBA names Brandon Ingram to All-Rookie Second Team

Lakers News: NBA names Brandon Ingram to All-Rookie Second Team

The No. 2 pick was one of five players on the No. 2 team. Los Angeles Lakers forward Brandon Ingram was named to the NBA's All-Rookie Second Team, according to a team press release. According to the Lakers, Ingram is the fifth rookie in team history to make the second team after Kobe Bryant and Travis Knight made it in 1996-97, Nick Van Exel was on the team in 1993-94 and D’Angelo Russell made it in 2015-16. Ingram had an up-and-down rookie season, with plenty of eye-test evidence that he might one day live up to being selected second overall pick in the draft, but ho-hum averages of 9.4...
Lake Show Life 9 hours ago

Kobe Bryant Gift Guide: 10 items for the Kobe fanatic in your life

 Find yourself missing the good ole’ Black Mamba days? You’ve come to the right place, Los Angeles Lakers fans! We present our Kobe Bryant gift guide. The Los Angeles Lakers may be in the midst of a rebuild, but we can finally see the light at the end of the tunnel. With Magic Johnson and […] Kobe Bryant Gift Guide: 10 items for the Kobe fanatic in your life - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - A Los Angeles Lakers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Lake Show Life Jun 25, 2017

Los Angeles Lakers receive good mark in Chad Ford’s 2017 NBA Draft grades

The Los Angeles Lakers received a very good mark from Chad Ford in his 2017 NBA Draft grades. The Los Angeles Lakers were busy during the 2017 NBA Draft. They were making moves for the draft even before Thursday night when the festivities began. A few days before the draft, the Lakers completed a trade […] Los Angeles Lakers receive good mark in Chad Ford’s 2017 NBA Draft grades - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - A Los Angeles Lakers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Hoops Hype Jun 25, 2017
Mavericks expected to decline Dirk Nowitzki contract option, sign new deal

Mavericks expected to decline Dirk Nowitzki contract option, sign new deal

The Dallas Mavericks are expected to decline the team option on the contract of Dirk Nowitzki, which would have been for $25 million. League sources say Dallas has informed Dirk Nowitzki that it will decline his $25 million option for next season to sign him to a new deal. — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) June 25, 2017 Nowitzki would join Kobe Bryant as the longest-tenured player on one team for the NBA record. This will be his twentieth season with the Mavericks. Marc Stein, who reported the news, discussed how their current “young core” will be the identity for Dallas moving forward...
Lake Show Life Jun 25, 2017

Los Angeles Lakers: Magic Johnson did not believe D’Angelo Russell could lead

It came as a shock when D’Angelo Russell was traded by the Los Angeles Lakers. What was Magic Johnson’s reason for dealing the young guard? Just a few years ago, the Los Angeles Lakers used the second overall pick on guard D’Angelo Russell. With Kobe Bryant’s time in Los Angeles coming to an end, many […] Los Angeles Lakers: Magic Johnson did not believe D’Angelo Russell could lead - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - A Los Angeles Lakers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Sports Illustrated Jun 25, 2017

DeMar DeRozan Q&A: Raptors Star Wants Kobe To Become The Next Great Legacy Brand

DeMar DeRozan wants Kobe Bryant to have the next great legacy brand, and he’s doing his part.
Lake Show Life Jun 25, 2017

Los Angeles Lakers: 3 Reasons why drafting Josh Hart was the right move

With the 30th pick, the Los Angeles Lakers drafted Josh Hart. Here are three reasons why this was a smart pick. Not many teams had Josh Hart on their radar coming into the 2017 NBA Draft. Most mock drafts had him going mid-late second round. However, the Los Angeles Lakers took him at the end […] Los Angeles Lakers: 3 Reasons why drafting Josh Hart was the right move - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - A Los Angeles Lakers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Lake Show Life Jun 24, 2017

Los Angeles Lakers: Magic Johnson speaks about D’Angelo Russell trade

Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations, Magic Johnson, explains the D’Angelo Russell trade prior to the 2017 NBA Draft. The Los Angeles Lakers were very active leading up to, and during, the 2017 NBA Draft. They completed two trades; one prior to the draft and one on draft night. The trade on draft night […] Los Angeles Lakers: Magic Johnson speaks about D’Angelo Russell trade - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - A Los Angeles Lakers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Lake Show Life Jun 24, 2017

Los Angeles Lakers: Magic Johnson is optimistic about summer of 2018

The Los Angeles Lakers made a big trade this offseason that has helped create cap space. Does Magic Johnson believe he will be able to sign a star next year? This offseason, one of the main goals for the Los Angeles Lakers was to get rid of some of the bad contracts from the previous […] Los Angeles Lakers: Magic Johnson is optimistic about summer of 2018 - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - A Los Angeles Lakers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Lake Show Life Jun 24, 2017

Los Angeles Lakers: Lonzo Ball is called the new face of the franchise

The Los Angeles Lakers did what many expected in the 2017 NBA Draft with the second overall pick. Now, the pressure is on. As many expected, the Los Angeles Lakers took Lonzo Ball with the second overall pick. After trading D’Angelo Russell, it became pretty clear the Lakers were going to be taking Ball to […] Los Angeles Lakers: Lonzo Ball is called the new face of the franchise - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - A Los Angeles Lakers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Lake Show Life Jun 24, 2017

Los Angeles Lakers fans should embrace Brook Lopez

The Los Angeles Lakers and their fans should embrace the addition of Brook Lopez from the Brooklyn Nets. The Los Angeles Lakers completed a trade with the Brooklyn Nets prior to the 2017 NBA Draft. The Lakers traded point guard D’Angelo Russell and center Timofey Mozgov to the Nets in exchange for center Brook Lopez […] Los Angeles Lakers fans should embrace Brook Lopez - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - A Los Angeles Lakers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Lake Show Life Jun 24, 2017

Los Angeles Lakers: What Kyle Kuzma, Josh Hart, Thomas Bryant can bring

  An overview of what the Los Angeles Lakers late first and early second round draft picks, Kyle Kuzma, Josh Hart, and Thomas Bryant, may bring to the Lakers. With the passing of the 2017 NBA Draft, the Los Angeles Lakers attempted to add more depth to their roster as they acquired the 27th, 30th, […] Los Angeles Lakers: What Kyle Kuzma, Josh Hart, Thomas Bryant can bring - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - A Los Angeles Lakers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Lake Show Life Jun 23, 2017

Los Angeles Lakers are not among the losers of 2017 NBA Draft

The Los Angeles Lakers had a strong 2017 NBA Draft, but not every team was as fortunate. Here are the five biggest losers from draft night. Last night was exciting for the Los Angeles Lakers and the rest if the teams in the NBA. With the 2017 NBA draft now in the rearview mirror, it’s […] Los Angeles Lakers are not among the losers of 2017 NBA Draft - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - A Los Angeles Lakers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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