Los Angeles Lakers

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July 01, 2019 - 12:49 pm
By Eli Hershkovich NBA free agency tipped off with a bang Sunday evening, thanks to arguably 18 of the top 20 available players finding new homes. Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving began the madness by signing with the Brooklyn Nets, and the Golden State Warriors capped it off with a surprising sign-...
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Anthony Davis
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June 20, 2019 - 4:37 pm
The Los Angeles Lakers made a blockbuster deal over the weekend to acquire Anthony Davis from the New Orleans Pelicans to team up with LeBron James. In the most recent episode of RADIO.COM’s “Big Time Basketball” podcast, co-hosts Brian Scalabrine and Matt Steinmetz ponder if the Lakers, with the...
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June 17, 2019 - 4:37 pm
Well, for the Celtics fans who wanted nothing to do with the idea of Anthony Davis in Boston, you got your wish on Saturday. Davis is now a member of the Los Angeles Lakers, according to Adrian Wojnarowski .
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Kyrie Irving
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June 17, 2019 - 4:36 pm
When Kevin Durant tore his Achilles in Game 5 of the NBA Finals, it appeared the Nets remained the favorite to sign Kyrie Irving. It seemed like the Celtics had a slightly better chance at re-signing him, though it was still unlikely. Now it almost feels unfathomable with the Lakers making the move...
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June 17, 2019 - 4:36 pm
The reported trade of six-time All-Star forward Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers immediately alters the NBA ’s Western Conference landscape. After six playoff-less seasons, the Lakers appear ready to contend now that Davis will be joining superstar LeBron James in Tinseltown.
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Jun 13, 2019; Oakland, CA, USA; Toronto Raptors forward Kawhi Leonard (2) lifts up the Larry O'Brien Championship Trophy after defeating Golden State Warriors for the NBA Championship in game six of the 2019 NBA Finals
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Zack Duarte
June 14, 2019 - 2:03 pm
The landscape of the NBA looks vastly different than it did two weeks ago.
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Anthony Davis sits glumly on the New Orleans Pelicans bench in street clothes.
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June 05, 2019 - 11:37 am
The Anthony Davis sweepstakes are back on. The Athletic's Shams Charania reported Tuesday that New Orleans Pelicans vice president of basketball operations David Griffin has started fielding calls from teams interested in trading for the All-Star power forward. That's potentially good news for the...
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Magic Johnson resigned as Lakers' team president in April.
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May 29, 2019 - 3:57 pm
Between six straight playoff-less seasons and the soap opera that has consumed the franchise over the last year, the Los Angeles Lakers have fallen in the NBA's pecking order. At least for now. "They still have a great brand, an ability -- because of that brand -- to stumble into a decent summer...
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Tobin, Beast & Leroy
May 20, 2019 - 4:45 pm
LISTEN TO HOUR 1 Marlins sweep the Mets and nuked Robbie's Magnificent 7. Game of Thrones Finale was terrible. Juwon Howard meeting with Michigan, will this restore the Fab 5? Leroy had a wedding at his house. Magic Johnson goes on First Take and goes in depth on what happened to the Lakers. Beast...
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Jason Kidd is reportedly among the candidates to become the next head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers.
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May 09, 2019 - 12:48 pm
The search for the next Los Angeles Lakers head coach continues to be much more difficult than anticipated. It appeared as if LeBron James’ former Cleveland Cavaliers coach Ty Lue was on the fast track to get the job, but the negotiations deteriorated, culminating in Wednesday's news that Lue had...
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