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CelticsBlog Aug 18, 2016

Consolidation prize: Nick Young anyone?

The Lakers and Celtics rarely make deals, but could a trade for the troubled LA guard help Boston? First, a disclaimer: a deal for Nick Young is highly unlikely because, well, it’s Nick Young, but the cap logic is sound. If Danny Ainge can find a deal that consolidates the roster by adding a low risk, high reward vet for some young players that could be training camp cuts, he’d surely take a hard look at it. So, here’s the skinny on Swaggy P’s dwindling days in Los Angeles from B/R’s Kevin Ding: I would frankly be surprised if Nick Young was on the Lakers' roster at the start of...
Silver Screen and Roll Aug 16, 2016

The Lakers are reportedly still trying to trade Nick Young

More like “Swaggy-P(robably not on the roster to start the season).” Los Angeles Lakers wing Nick Young made headlines yesterday when he announced he was trying to fix his relationship with sophomore point guard D’Angelo Russell. Young and Russell infamously were at the center of discord in the team’s locker room this past season when video of Young admitting to infidelity Russell recorded leaked, leading to teammates reportedly “isolating” Russell. On a human level, Russell and Young settling their differences will probably be positive for both of them. As far as the Lakers...
Silver Screen and Roll Aug 15, 2016

Lakers News: Nick Young says he’s ready to ‘work it out’ with D’Angelo Russell

Unexpected, but good, news out of Los Angeles. After an incident in which video D’Angelo Russell recorded of Nick Young admitting to infidelity became public, it seemed clear the two wouldn’t be able to coexist in a locker room together. Doubly so when Young’s engagement to fiancee Iggy Azalea ended in the months following. Most expect the Lakers will part ways with Young, either by dumping his salary in a trade or buying him out via the stretch provision. According to Young, that may not be necessary. He told Mark Medina of the L.A. Daily News he thinks he and Russell can be...
Orange County Register Aug 15, 2016
Lakers' Nick Young says he is ready to make peace with teammate D'Angelo Russell

Lakers' Nick Young says he is ready to make peace with teammate D'Angelo Russell

Uncertainty hovers over Nick Young regarding his future with the Lakers. His personal life also has played out like a soap opera on celebrity gossip sites. Despite that backdrop, Young walked out of Los Angeles Southwest College on Sunday evening...
Silver Screen and Roll Aug 15, 2016

Lakers Rank: Nick Young is the least valuable player on the Lakers

We start at the bottom in our #LakersRank, where Nick Young resides. Editor’s Note: This is the first entry in our #LakersRank series, in which our writers got together and ranked the value each member of the Lakers will bring to the court this year. We’ll be counting these down for the next several weeks, so stay tuned. #14. Nick Young Average rank: 13.9 No surprises here. For many reasons, the voting panel projected Nick Young as the least valuable player for the 2016-2017 Los Angeles Lakers. On the court: The statline that Nick Young produced in 2015-2016 straddles the fine line...

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