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Lakers Rumors: Joel Ayayi Claimed Off Waivers By Wizards

Although the Los Angeles Lakers went into training camp with their roster essentially set, there were some two-way spots up...

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Lakers star LeBron James speaks out on potential Alex Caruso 2.0

The Los Angeles Lakers might have found their Alex Caruso 2.0 in Austin Reaves, and he’s LeBron James approved. Reaves has impressed the Lakers throughout training camp and preseason, leading the team to convert his two-way contract to a standard one. Apparently, LeBron himself has taken notice of the undrafted rookie, and he shared some […] The post Lakers star LeBron James speaks out on potential Alex Caruso 2.0 appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Lakers’ starting lineup comes into focus, but work to do before opener

Kent Bazemore has survived training camp attrition that has seen his top competitors shelved by injury, and Coach Frank Vogel has hinted that DeAndre Jordan is a leading contender to start.

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LeBron James Believes Lakers Accomplished Building Chemistry This Training Camp

Although the results in the lead-up to the 2021-22 season tip-off have been far from ideal, the Los Angeles Lakers don't appear...

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5 takeaways from Los Angeles Lakers training camp so far

LeBron James, Russell Westbrook, Anthony Davis, and the 2021-22 Los Angeles Lakers began training camp on Tuesday, Sept. 29. Here are five major takeaways through two weeks and change of preseason games and practices at the UCLA Health Training Center. 1) Theme: “Figuring it out” The Lakers are 0-5 in exhibitions. Yet, as I detailed […] The post 5 takeaways from Los Angeles Lakers training camp so far appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Lakers Officially Sign Frank Mason III, Waive Mac McClung

The Los Angeles Lakers announced they have officially signed Frank Mason III to an Exhibit-10 training camp contract while also...

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James Ennis literally begging Lakers to sign him

There were rumors before training camp started that the Los Angeles Lakers were thinking about signing James Ennis. That didn’t happen, and Ennis is still a free agent as we get closer to the start of the 2021-22 regular season. Well, it appears Ennis is basically begging the Lakers to give him a contract: I […] The post James Ennis literally begging Lakers to sign him appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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1 pleasant surprise standing out for Lakers early in 2021 NBA training camp

The Los Angeles Lakers were once again offseason winners with their roster haul. In their quest to be the winningest franchise in NBA history, they added future Hall of Famers in Russell Westbrook and Carmelo Anthony. They also reunited with Rajon Rondo and Dwight Howard, two players who were critical pieces to their 2020 NBA […] The post 1 pleasant surprise standing out for Lakers early in 2021 NBA training camp appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Lakers Rumors: Frank Mason III Signed To Training Camp Contract

With training camp getting started last week, the Los Angeles Lakers' roster for the 2021-22 season is essentially set...

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After Failed NBA Return, Michael Beasley Joins Forces With JJ Barea In Puerto Rico

Since becoming an unrestricted free agent in the summer of 2019, former Los Angeles Lakers power forward Michael Beasley has been finding his way back into the NBA. After playing for their Summer League team this offseason, there were growing optimism that Beasley would be part of the Portland Trail Blazers' training camp roster.Unfortunately, the veteran big man was unable to secure a training camp invitation from the Trail Blazers and other teams in the NBA which made him decide to continue his basketball career somewhere else.Michael Beasley Heading To Puerto RicoAfter another failed...

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Nets’ Kyrie Irving’s MIA status gets cryptic update from Steve Nash

Brooklyn Nets head coach Steve Nash had a rather cryptic response when asked about the status of the unvaccinated Kyrie Irving for training camp. The Nets have already kicked off their preseason with a huge 123-97 win over the Los Angeles Lakers in LA but the second-year head coach admitted that there are still no […] The post Nets’ Kyrie Irving’s MIA status gets cryptic update from Steve Nash appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Nets top Lakers in preseason opener, with most key players on sideline

Both coaches opt against running out most of their headliners after less than a week of training camp, and Brooklyn prevails, 123-97, at Staples Center.

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Los Angeles Lakers: 3 players we’re most excited to see vs. Brooklyn Nets

The Los Angeles Lakers are finally back in action on Sunday as they open preseason play against the Brooklyn Nets. There is still a long way to go until meaningful basketball and we will not see the usual Lakers in the preseason, but it is still exciting nonetheless. The training camp roster is 20 players […] Los Angeles Lakers: 3 players we’re most excited to see vs. Brooklyn Nets - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - Los Angeles Lakers News and Fan Community

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2 potential trade candidates for the Los Angeles Lakers entering 2021 training camp

Because the Los Angeles Lakers just overhauled their roster, they entered 2021-22 training camp with as little trade buzz as any team in the NBA — from an importing and exporting standpoint. The Lakers orchestrated the largest blockbuster swap of the summer — a five-teamer that netted them Russell Westbrook — then surrounded Westbrook, LeBron […] The post 2 potential trade candidates for the Los Angeles Lakers entering 2021 training camp appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Lakers News: Frank Vogel Reveals Timeline For Decision On Starting Lineup

With training camp underway for the Los Angeles Lakers and the first preseason game set to take place this Sunday at Staples Center...

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LeBron James is refreshed and ready to lead a Lakers' title chase

Lakers star LeBron James said he was able to get the mental break he needed to reenergize himself heading in training camp. Teammates have noticed.

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Lakers coach goes full Larry David in Russell Westbrook praise

Breaking news: Los Angeles Lakers guard Russell Westbrook is pretty, pretty, good at basketball. Two days into Lakers training camp, Westbrook has already impressed Frank Vogel, LeBron James, and his Lakers teammates. Nobody is surprised, of course, but they still haven’t been able to curb their enthusiasm. “Russell Westbrook’s pretty good. He’s good at basketball,” […] The post Lakers coach goes full Larry David in Russell Westbrook praise appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Anthony Davis gives Carmelo Anthony a ‘war wound’ at Lakers practice

The Los Angeles Lakers are getting along famously so far in training camp. But, according to comments from head coach Frank Vogel, LeBron James, and Russell Westbrook over the past two days, the level of competition has been extremely high in 5-on-5 scrimmages. On Friday, we may have seen our first physical indicator of the […] The post Anthony Davis gives Carmelo Anthony a ‘war wound’ at Lakers practice appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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LeBron James vocal on huge Lakers change from last season – and it’s not just Russell Westbrook

To say that the Los Angeles Lakers fell short of expectations last season would be a massive understatement. But if LeBron James’ words on the first few days of training camp are any indication, this season is already shaping up to be vastly different. Asked about the apparent exhaustion on his face as LeBron James […] The post LeBron James vocal on huge Lakers change from last season – and it’s not just Russell Westbrook appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Summer League standout to join LeBron James, Russell Westbrook in Lakers training camp

The Los Angeles Lakers officially signed Trevelin Queen to an Exhibit-10 contract on Wednesday, giving the 24-year old wing an exciting opportunity to scrimmage with LeBron James, Russell Westbrook, and Anthony Davis in Lakers training camp. OFFICIAL: The Lakers have signed Trevelin Queen to an Exhibit-10 training camp contract. pic.twitter.com/HIL9hmZjJo — Los Angeles Lakers (@Lakers) […] The post Summer League standout to join LeBron James, Russell Westbrook in Lakers training camp appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Lakers News: LeBron James Pleased With Energy So Far In Practice

LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers began their journey of the 2021-22 season this week with the start of training camp...

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2 potential trade candidates for the Boston Celtics entering 2021 training camp

The Boston Celtics are a truly iconic franchise. They’ve won 17 championships, which is tied for the most in NBA history with the Los Angeles Lakers. Unfortunately for Celtics fans, their teams have not been championship contenders for about ten years. While the Jayson Tatum and Jaylen Brown duo has been really good, they still […] The post 2 potential trade candidates for the Boston Celtics entering 2021 training camp appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Lakers hope to draw out Anthony Davis’ wrath as training camp begins

Players and coaches have emphasized that the All-Star big man is in much-improved form after a normal offseason, and he now has more fiery veteran teammates holding him accountable.

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Lakers News: Frank Vogel Gives Insight Into How He Will Handle Training Camp & Preseason

The 2021-22 NBA season officially got underway on Wednesday for the Los Angeles Lakers as they held their first practice...

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Lakers News: Anthony Davis, Russell Westbrook Rave About Competitive First Practice

The revamped Los Angeles Lakers went through the first practice of training camp on Wednesday...

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Anthony Davis is the Lakers’ ‘ultimate weapon,’ per Russell Westbrook

The 2021-22 Los Angeles Lakers have just one practice under their belt, yet Russell Westbrook is already seeing the type of dynamic force Anthony Davis can be in pick-and-roll scenarios. Westbrook and Davis conducted a joint media session following the first practice of Lakers’ training camp. Both players, and head coach Frank Vogel, had positive […] The post Anthony Davis is the Lakers’ ‘ultimate weapon,’ per Russell Westbrook appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Lakers Media Day recap: The best moments, biggest takeaways, and revealing quotes

The Los Angeles Lakers were the lone NBA franchise to hold Media Day on Tuesday — the first day of training camp. After two months of hype, we saw LeBron James, Russell Westbrook, Anthony Davis, Carmelo Anthony, Dwight Howard, and the rest of the star-studded cast in gold jerseys, together in the same room — […] The post Lakers Media Day recap: The best moments, biggest takeaways, and revealing quotes appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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LeBron James might have insulted Carmelo Anthony in praise of Anthony Davis

It’s clear that it’s all systems go for LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers are they are set to open training camp in the next few days. The Lakers are hellbent on returning to the NBA Finals after a mediocre stint last season, largely due to a string of injuries to LeBron and Anthony […] The post LeBron James might have insulted Carmelo Anthony in praise of Anthony Davis appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Kyle Kuzma talks playing against LeBron for first time, dealing with trade rumors | FIBA World Cup

Kyle Kuzma chats with the media during USA basketball training camp about who his NBA idols were growing up, enduring trade rumors when the Los Angeles Lakers were attempting to deal for Anthony Davis and how he's dealt with adversity throughout his life.

Anthony Davis to skip Team USA training camp, withdraws from FIBA World Cup | Jalen & Jacoby

Jalen Rose reacts to the news about Anthony Davis withdrawing from the FIBA World Cup in order to focus on the Los Angeles Lakers. ✔