Lakers

Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave: Can Rajon Rondo be the mentor that Lonzo Ball needs?

Welcome to Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave, a subjective Lakers-related column where our resident Lakers fans answer a series of questions regarding the Purple & Gold. For this edition of TMW, we discuss the impact Rajon Rondo will have on Lonzo Ball and how they will mesh together as a duo. Our participants this week are: Martin Soaries

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Pump Fake to the Altar: Episode 17 – Why the “I Promise School” is LeBron’s greatest achievement

Dominating the headlines in the sports world recently, was the launch of LeBron James’ I Promise School in his hometown Akron, OH. James himself has been quoted saying he had first day jitters prior to opening day. The jitters before the first day of school are real right now!!! Tomorrow is going to be one

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Lakers

Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave: Lonzo’s knee, LeBron murals and Lamar Odom

Welcome to Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave, a subjective Lakers-related column where our resident Lakers fans answer a series of questions regarding the Purple & Gold. For the second offseason edition of TMW, the gang gathers to discuss the long-term implications of Lonzo Ball’s knee issues, the possibility of Josh Hart starting and the defacing of the LeBron

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NBA Summer League

Basketball Society’s All-Summer League 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Teams

The Las Vegas Summer League just finished up yesterday when the Portland Trail Blazers convincingly defeated the Lakers in the championship game. Before the game, Josh Hart was named the Summer League MVP. Today, we at Basketball Society have put together our 1st, 2nd, and 3rd All-Summer League teams from Las Vegas. Here they are

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Kawhi Leonard

Roundtable: Reacting to the Kawhi Leonard, DeMar DeRozan trade

After seeing Kawhi Leonard’s highly publicized saga with the San Antonio Spurs come to an end via a trade to the Toronto Raptors for DeMar DeRozan, several members of the Society gathered for a roundtable discussion dissecting the trade, it’s repercussions and what it means for both franchises going forward. Our participants are: BJ Boyer

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LeBron James

LeBron James as a Laker: Thoughts on aftermath, Kobe, chemistry, LaVar, and more

The NBA landscape experienced another seismic shift with LeBron James now taking his talents to the Los Angeles Lakers. Two of our editors and resident Laker fans share reactions and thoughts on what’s to come with LeBron in LA. Martin Soaries (@Marsoaries) BJ Boyer (@wcb94) Martin to BJ: The first thing I need to know

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Lakers

Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave: The King has arrived

Welcome to Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave, a subjective Lakers-related column where our resident Lakers fans answer a series of questions regarding the Purple & Gold. For this offseason edition of TMW, the gang gathers to discuss LeBron James signing with Los Angeles, how Magic Johnson and Rob Pelinka were able to finally land a star and how

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NBA Draft

Full Detailed 2018 NBA Draft With Trades

Here is the full breakdown of the picks that happened in the NBA Draft this Thursday night:   1. Phoenix Suns – DeAndre Ayton 2. Sacramento Kings – Marvin Bagley III 3. Atlanta Hawks – Luka Doncic (Traded to the Dallas Mavericks) 4. Memphis Grizzlies – Jaren Jackson Jr. 5. Dallas Mavericks – Trae Young

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NBA Draft

2018 NBA Draft Roundtable

The NBA is about to inherit their next crop of rookies on Thursday night. The Phoenix Suns, Sacramento Kings, and Atlanta Hawks have the top three picks. Check out our roundtable with thoughts from some of our writers on the prospects in the draft. Randy King Felix John-Baptiste Alfonso De Falco Evan Anderson Martin Soaries

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NBA Draft

Basketball Society 2018 NBA Draft Big Board

Recently, we released our final, complete 2018 NBA Mock Draft. Today, though, we are publishing our final top 100 Big Board for this upcoming NBA Draft. This includes the 100 players that we think are the best available this Thursday night. Here’s our list: 1 Luka Doncic 2 DeAndre Ayton 3 Marvin Bagley III 4

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