Lonzo Ball

Report: Lakers will start Lonzo Ball over Rajon Rondo once Rondo returns from suspension

The Los Angeles Lakers will keep second-year point guard Lonzo Ball in the starting lineup Saturday night against the San Antonio Spurs when veteran Rajon Rondo returns to the team after serving a three-game suspension, according to Dave McMenamin of ESPN. Rondo was suspended three games for spitting on and punching Houston Rockets point guard Chris Paul last Saturday. The Lakers

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DFS

DFS Daily Lineup Suggestions (10/22)

Basketball Society will be providing DFS recommendations for some of the lower priced players who should stand out. All of the prices are based off of Draft Kings and we will be suggesting all players $5500 or below. Here are some of our suggestions today:   PG: Derrick Rose ($4400) PG: Lonzo Ball ($5500) Derrick

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Lakers

Lakers Home Opener vs. Rockets Displays Competitive Spirit of the Western Conference

Headlines floated into this game with it being the official Staples Center debut for LeBron James. That, however, is not what people will be talking about following this chaotic and wonderful game that was played Saturday night. With just over four minutes remaining and the score tight at 109-108 in favor of Houston, Brandon Ingram

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Lakers

Lakers Lair Ep. 6: More preseason action and regular season look-ahead

Welcome back to yet another evening inside of the Lakers Lair, your hosts for this podcast Randy King and BJ Boyer sat down yet again to discuss the purple in gold’s continued preseason schedule with games against the Los Angeles Clippers and the showdown with the Golden State Warriors. The Lakers would split these two games

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Kobe Bryant says Lonzo Ball can learn a lot from Rajon Rondo

Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant thinks Rajon Rondo will be great for the development of second-year point guard Lonzo Ball. Rondo, who will be the starting point guard, has said multiple times this offseason he’s excited to teach Ball what he knows about the game. Bryant, who has had many battles with Rondo in

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LeBron James

Does LeBron need to reinvent himself with the Lakers?

Guest contribution by Jen Cassidy Nine days into free agency, the die was cast with LeBron James signing a four-year deal worth $153.3 million. The last year is a player option, which means the Lakers will have ample time to build around James. But James is in win-mode now, yet the team he is set to

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NBA

Ranking the best young cores heading into the 2018-2019 NBA season

Yes Golden State Warriors, we get that you currently have the best roster and won’t be beaten anytime soon, most likely (thanks for making that abundantly clear DeMarcus Cousins). However, as superstars get older, there are always younger players developing behind them, waiting to unseat these veteran superstars as the NBA’s next elite level talent. With

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Lakers

Lakers Lair: Episode 2 – Lakers pre-season hype

It is the off-season for the NBA and with the NFL in full-swing it can be hard to be passionate about basketball just yet. However, that is what we are here for, to deliver and bring about excitement for the Lakers even when they are not on the court during the season. Recent news about

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NCAA’s new ruling is a PR blitz to protect themselves & shines light on NBA & basketball’s future

Basketball Society’s Brandon ‘Scoop B’ Robinson talks NBA free agency on ESPN. Press Play Below To Listen!   Well…it’s about time! The NCAA got something right! Last week, the NCAA made drastic rule changes that now allow elite high school basketball players to be represented by agents that are NCAA certified. Additionally, top prospects who

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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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