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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2017 NBA Mock Draft 1.0 Lottery Edition

The regular season is coming to an end which means two things.  The NBA playoffs are fast approaching, and as well as the NBA Draft. The draft is one of the NBA’s most watched events as the stars of tomorrow enter the NBA. The draft also means writers making an NBA mock draft, trying to

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Lonzo Ball to the Lakers? It can definitely work

Lonzo Ball is a special player.  There’s no doubt about it. The stuff Lonzo Ball does on the court helps teams win basketball games, and any team would surely welcome his talents to their team.  With the UCLA point guard, projected to go top 3 in the NBA Draft, there are only a handful of

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Showtime Lakers are still under production, relax fans.

The Los Angeles Lakers have been an early surprise for the NBA, as they have won more than expected and have shown great potential as a team. It looked like the Lakers were poised for a playoff run this season until they were hit by a string of injuries and a tough schedule. They are

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Brandon Ingram

R-E-L-A-X: Brandon Ingram has been just fine

Some NBA fans are concerned with Brandon Ingram. In the words of Packers QB Aaron Rodgers, “R-E-L-A-X.”  The Lakers’ 2nd overall pick has enjoyed a nice start to his NBA career, contrary to what many others are saying. His box score stats (7 points per game, 3.1 rebounds per game, 1.7 assists per game) haven’t

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Run the Jules: Julius Randle’s ride

Julius Randle was always destined to be in the NBA. The Dallas, Texas native was once a highly recruited high school player (rank no. 3 overall) that decided to take his talents to Lexington to play for the Kentucky Wildcats. From there, he helped lead the Wildcats to the National Championship during his freshman year

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Former Laker Jordan Hill Signs with the Pacers

Sean Deveney of NBA Sporting News first tweeted out that free agent forward/center Jordan Hill will sign with the Indiana Pacers. Free-agent F Jordan Hill will sign with the Indiana @Pacers source tells Sporting News — Sean Deveney (@SeanDeveney) July 9, 2015 Hill, 27, had his best year as a pro last season averaging a

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The DeMarre Carroll sweepstakes

Credit: Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images   A couple of years ago DeMarre Carroll was bouncing around the league and sometimes in the D-league, but now it seems like he’ll be getting a nice payday this summer. Carroll, 29, was selected by the Memphis Grizzlies with the 27th pick in the 2009 NBA Draft. After lasting

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Is this the end for Kobe Bryant?

Credit: Juan Ocampo/NBAE via Getty Images Whenever people talk about great players, Kobe Bryant has always come up in conversation and it seems like now his storybook career is coming to an end. From Baxter Holmes of ESPN: “Los Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak said star guard Kobe Bryant has told the GM that

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