9:09 AM EDT, Mon August 03, 2015

Easy decision for Lakers: Jordan Clarkson's contract to guarantee Saturday

The Lakers face one of their easiest decisions of the summer on Saturday, the deadline to cut second-year guard Jordan Clarkson.
New Lakers center Hibbert expects to return to All-Star form

New Lakers center Hibbert expects to return to All-Star form

EL SEGUNDO – To Larry Bird and others in charge in Indiana, Roy Hibbert was a lost cause. A lumbering center with little offensive game and a disinterested temperament, they were happy pawning him off for nothing more than a future second-round...

Video: Kobe Bryant has not reached out to new Lakers Hibbert, Williams and Bass

EL SEGUNDO -- The Lakers introduced summer acquisitions Roy Hibbert, Lou Williams and Brandon Bass on Wednesday, and each of the veterans seemed genuinely pleased to be there. Each talked about getting a fresh start after things went sideways with...

Doolittle: Bucks, Pels top young core ranks

Doolittle: Bucks, Pels top young core ranks

5-on-5: Recapping Las Vegas Summer League

5-on-5: Recapping Las Vegas Summer League
Deseret Morning News Jul 18, 2015
Jazz rookie Lyles finishes summer league on a strong note in win over Lakers

Jazz rookie Lyles finishes summer league on a strong note in win over Lakers

Lyles, who’s struggled offensively since joining the Jazz after a contract delay, got his outside shooting going in...

UCI's Will Davis II not playing, but embraces chance with Lakers

LAS VEGAS – He has stayed in the fancy hotels and been given the gear. Fans have stopped him to ask if he plays for the Lakers, and for autographs. One of the few pieces of the professional experience to elude Will Davis II has been playing in...
Opportunities expand as Laker Anthony Brown's world shrinks

Opportunities expand as Laker Anthony Brown's world shrinks

LAS VEGAS – It didn’t take long for Anthony Brown to be fooled by one of the passes from the Lakers’ more touted rookie. In one of the team’s first practices before the NBA Summer League, Brown took for granted that there was not enough of a...
Lakers plan staff move to beef up analytics operation

Lakers plan staff move to beef up analytics operation

LAS VEGAS – Lakers executives have long defended their use of advanced statistics, disputing the public perception that the 16-time NBA champions are behind the times. The organization, however, is taking steps to strengthen the analytics side of...
Lakers' young players struggle against Knicks

Lakers' young players struggle against Knicks

LAS VEGAS – The system in place does ultimately crown a champion of the Las Vegas Summer League, so it’s not entirely accurate to say wins and losses here don’t matter. Teams such as the Lakers, however, are far more concerned with measuring...

Lakers request meeting with Robert Upshaw before finalizing deal

LAS VEGAS – Some clarification is needed on Robert Upshaw’s situation with the Lakers. The team was reportedly preparing to sign the troubled center over the weekend, according to multiple outlets. The Register reported a two-year contract, with...

Pelton: Team building with FAs never works

Pelton: Team building with FAs never works
Nance doesn't let Crohn's disease or a torn ACL derail his journey to the Lakers

Nance doesn't let Crohn's disease or a torn ACL derail his journey to the Lakers

LAS VEGAS – The cheer emerged in the third quarter after Larry Nance Jr. nimbly threw his opponent out of the way, planted two feet, coiled and exploded for a put back dunk over former Arizona point guard T.J. McConnell. Unexpected and joyous, the...
Jahlil Okafor has edge on D’Angelo Russell in their first on-court meeting, but Lakers win summer league game

Jahlil Okafor has edge on D’Angelo Russell in their first on-court meeting, but Lakers win summer league game

LAS VEGAS - D’Angelo Russell worked out for the Lakers in June one day before Jahlil Okafor did; he was called to the stage at Brooklyn’s Barclays Center one pick before Okafor. If they were just missing each other then, they collided Saturday...
philly.com Jul 11, 2015

Sixers' Okafor puts up 19 points, 11 boards vs. Lakers in summer league

LAS VEGAS - Publicly, 76ers center Jahlil Okafor had no intention of letting on that Saturday's NBA Summer League matchup against the Los Angeles Lakers meant anything more to him than any other game.

Lakers Player News

  • Lou Williams

    Lou Williams

    Lou Williams, on his way out of Toronto, says Raptors want to be more defensive-minded

  • Brandon Bass

    Brandon Bass

    Lakers' veteran Brandon Bass is the perfect mentor for Julius Randle

  • Roy Hibbert

    Roy Hibbert

    Larry Bird's Math

  • Julius Randle

    Julius Randle

    Julius Randle is dreaming big about the Lakers and their young talent

  • Anthony Brown

    Anthony Brown

    Opportunities expand as Laker Anthony Brown's world shrinks

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