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The race for minutes at power forward will be tough for the Lakers

Sometimes it’s a gift and a curse to have an excess of players at a specific position. While it’s a blessing due to options and different lineups you can run with, it’s also a curse because everyone wants to play and you have to keep guys happy. Luke Walton and the Los Angeles Lakers are

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Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave: That’s All She Wrote…

Welcome to this season’s final installment of Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave, a subjective Lakers-related column where our resident Laker fans answer a series of questions regarding the Purple & Gold. This week’s edition features inquiries about the season that was for Los Angeles. All four of our Laker fans will be participating in this finale.  Ralph Cortes (@ralphjc) DJ Allen

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Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave: Can the Lakers turn things around?

Hello, Happy New Year from Lakers Lair and welcome to another edition of Three-Man Weave. Three-Man Weave is a subjective, Lakers-related column where our resident L.A. fans answer a series of questions regarding the Purple & Gold. The first edition followed a Christmas theme, and this week’s article will inquire about the Lakers’ recent struggles and if they

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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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Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave: Merry Christmas!

Welcome to the first edition of Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave, a subjective Lakers-related column where our resident Los Angeles fans answer a series of questions regarding the Purple & Gold. This week’s participants are Martin Soaries (@marsoaries), DJ Allen (@DJAllen23) and B.J. Boyer (@wcboyer24). In order to get to get amped for the holidays and the Lakers’ showdown with the Clippers

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Is making the playoffs possible for the Los Angeles Lakers?

The Los Angeles Lakers may be the most surprising team in the NBA right now. An opening night win, an upset against the Golden State Warriors, and a 10-10 record highlights their current season. Just last year, the Lakers didn’t get their 10th win until February 2nd which shows their progression already. Luke Walton has

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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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Nick Young has played his way into the rotation this preseason

After spending the majority of the 2015-16 campaign entrapped in Byron Scott’s doghouse, Lakers swingman Nick Young has used basketball’s prelude to the regular season to prove he’s still a serviceable scoring option for Los Angeles.  Young’s hoops temperament, which is to chuck mercilessly at times and play little to no defense, coupled with the

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Should Brandon Ingram’s struggles worry Lakers fans?

There’s a lot of pressure that comes with being selected as the number 2 pick in the NBA draft. Brandon Ingram may be feeling that early on this preseason as this has not been the best start for the young forward. Following the draft, many were describing him as the future of this Los Angeles Lakers

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Lakers Lair: Let’s Get It Started…

Welcome to the 2016-17 Lakers Lair season roundtable. Lakers Lair is where our Society Laker fans come together to talk subjectively about their favorite team. The Los Angeles Lakers are going through their first training camp without Kobe Bryant in 20 years. Some new blood on the roster and on the sideline makes for more transitions

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