LeBron James

Dear LeBron James from a Kobe Bryant fan

Dear LeBron James, First and foremost, Welcome to LA! I never thought I’d be saying that but here we are. I’m going to start off by saying, I didn’t want you on the Lakers. As crazy as it sounds, I know I probably speak for many who felt that same way. It had nothing to

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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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Scoop B: Magic Johnson should channel ‘Showtime’ & create Los Angeles Lakers’ next dynasty

Basketball Society’s Brandon ‘Scoop B’ Robinson talks NBA free agency with ESPN Radio’s 97.3 FM. Press Play Below To Listen!  In his role as President of Basketball Operations of the Los Angeles Lakers, Magic Johnson set the bar pretty high for himself: “If I can’t deliver, I’m going to step down myself,” the NBA Hall

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The Lakers filled some key necessities in last night’s draft

Magic Johnson and Rob Pelinka have seemed to hit their stride when it comes to the NBA Draft. Last year they got two steals late in draft snagging All-Rookie team member Kyle Kuzma and Josh Hart. This year, they’ve seemed to hit the nail on the head again, tackling some of the Lakers roster needs.

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Los Angeles Lakers Playoffs: Possible?

The Los Angeles Lakers playoff hopes have been nothing but a hope lately. Ever since Dwight Howard’s departure and Kobe Bryant’s last dominant season, the Lakers have yet to sniff the playoffs. Lottery trip after lottery trip has been the recurrent theme for the once elite Lakers, as they have just lacked the talent to

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Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave: Paul George, D’Angelo Russell, and summer madness

Welcome to the 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 edition features discussion centered around the Paul George saga and the NBA Draft. Our participants for this edition are: Ralph Cortes (@ralphjc0) B.J. Boyer (@wcboyer24) DJ Allen (@DJAllen23) 1. The

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Could the “Showtime” Lakers really sweep the modern day Warriors?

Here is yet another case of a classic team comparing their success to that of current teams.  Magic Johnson, who was in charge of running the “Showtime” Lakers back in the 1980’s was asked by ESPN anchor Cari Champion in an interview alongside Pat Riley, ‘Who would win in a series between his “Showtime” Lakers and

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Jordan Clarkson

Is there trade value in Jordan Clarkson?

The future of the Los Angeles Lakers is still to be determined. The roster is full of young, developing talent and with the 2nd pick in the upcoming draft, a new young player will be added to the team. Many people believe that pick will be Lonzo Ball, a dynamic guard looking to make an impact

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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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NBA Greatness and NBA’s Best: Is the GOAT the BOAT?

Greatness and the best. While it may seem like two similar words in a basketball context, it has actually become the opposite as more players cement their legacy in the NBA. Greatness has always been the subject of debate when it comes to NBA basketball. It has always been, “Who is the GOAT?” instead of,

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