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Lakers ‘air it out’ meeting may have made team morale worse

Lakers ‘air it out’ meeting may have made team morale worse
Follow @planetasha Just hours after having a team and staff meeting, the Los Angeles Lakers played an uninspired game against the Los Angeles Clippers. The Lakers lost 121-106 to the Clippers Friday night, making it their fifth-straight loss. This came on the heels of a team meeting held to ‘air out’ frustrations. It was an environment where all players got... Read More

Luke Walton’s in-game rotations are hurting the Lakers

Luke Walton’s in-game rotations are hurting the Lakers
Follow @planetsaha The Los Angeles Lakers had a chance to beat the Toronto Raptors but Head Coach Luke Walton’s questionable fourth-quarter rotations hurt them. The Lakers are a young team that will have some growing pains but the coaching staff is just as young and experiencing some growing pains as well. In L.A.’s Friday matchup against the Raptors the Lakers... Read More

Brandon Ingram, Kyle Kuzma show why one-and-done isn’t best for all

Brandon Ingram, Kyle Kuzma show why one-and-done isn’t best for all
🎥 Brandon Ingram gives his thoughts on how he can improve offensively after a slow start to preseason. pic.twitter.com/9OxLQ0weL4 — Los Angeles Lakers (@Lakers) October 9, 2017 Follow @planetasha Los Angeles Lakers forwards Brandon Ingram and Kyle Kuzma’s play, show the downside of one-and-done. The Lakers are in the midst of one of their most hyped offseasons. Rightfully so considering... Read More

Lonzo proves his value by going 3-0 in Lakers’ first scrimmages

Lonzo proves his value by going 3-0 in Lakers’ first scrimmages
Follow @planetasha The Los Angeles Lakers held their first team scrimmages in practice and Lonzo showed why he’s already the team’s MVP. We all saw how valuable Lonzo Ball is in Summer League as he helped lead the Lakers to the Las Vegas tournament title. Now with just one day of scrimmages in the books, L.A. has an even better... Read More

Lamar Odom hints at joining the BIG3 League next season

Lamar Odom hints at joining the BIG3 League next season
Follow @planetasha Via Lakerfanatics Former Los Angeles Laker and NBA champion Lamar Odom may be lacing them up again soon in the Big3 League.  Big3 founder Ice Cube hasn’t been shy about recruiting retired NBA stars to play in his League. Big names like Chauncey Billups, Jason Williams, Stephen Jackson and Allen Iverson are just some of the talent that the Big3 has acquired in its first... Read More

The Lakers Continue To Impress Behind Luke Walton

The Lakers Continue To Impress Behind Luke Walton
Via Lakerfanatics The new-look Lakers continue to impress as a growing team under head coach Luke Walton. Walton, 36, is the NBA’s youngest head coach and is only three years removed from being a player himself. His youth and short time away from playing the game make it easy for his players to relate to him. Yes, Walton brought over... Read More

The Los Angeles Lakers Are Already Good

The Los Angeles Lakers Are Already Good
Via: Lakerfanatics The Los Angeles Lakers are coming off of their worst season in franchise history. They won just 17 games and the young crop of talent on the roster had to play in Kobe Bryant’s shadow as a part of the Mamba’s farewell tour. Now as an avid Laker lover and Kobe fanatic, I can’t say I minded that... Read More

Lakers’ D’Angelo Russell Is Headed For A Breakout Season

Lakers’ D’Angelo Russell Is Headed For A Breakout Season
The Los Angeles Lakers’ sophomore point guard D’Angelo Russell is on his way to having a breakout year in the NBA. The 2015 no. 2 overall pick is having by far the best preseason of any Laker. Russell leads the team in scoring at 20.2 ppg in five preseason contests while hitting 50% of his shots and 40.6% from three.... Read More

The Lakers’ No.2 Pick Hasn’t Looked The Part And Three Reasons Why They Don’t Mind

The Lakers’ No.2 Pick Hasn’t Looked The Part And Three Reasons Why They Don’t Mind
Brandon Ingram scored his first points as a Los Angeles Laker in a preseason home game against the Denver Nuggets Friday night. His point total, just six. In Sunday’s rematch against the Nuggets in Denver, the no.2 overall pick notched in two points on 1-for-2 shooting to go with two rebounds.  The number of points Ingram scored against Denver isn’t important, he... Read More

Larry Nance Jr. is an Underappreciated Member of the Lakers’ Young Core

Larry Nance Jr. is an Underappreciated Member of the Lakers’ Young Core
Via AllinOne Sports With the Los Angeles Lakers’ tremendous young core of D’Angelo Russell, Jordan Clarkson, Julius Randle, and now Brandon Ingram and Ivica Zubac, it is easy to overlook Larry Nance Jr. A surprise first round pick out of Wyoming at number 27 overall in last year’s NBA draft, Nance was widely thought of as a player with very limited upside... Read More