Los Angeles Lakers

D'Angelo Russell

LA Lakers pick D’Angelo Russell 2nd overall in NBA draft

The Los Angeles Lakers chose Ohio State’s D’Angelo Russell with the second pick in the NBA draft on Thursday, bypassing big man Jahlil Okafor to grab the ball-handling guard with the potential for greatness. Russell […]


Mitch Kupchak

LA Lakers’ history says they’ll find a great with No. 2 pick

With 16 championships and a decades-long history of winning, the Los Angeles Lakers hardly ever get a shot at the NBA draft’s elite talent. Yet whenever they do, they’ve made an extraordinary choice. The Lakers […]


Karl-Anthony Townes

6 things to watch for at the NBA draft

Jahlil Okafor’s wait is almost over. The NBA draft is Thursday night, and the Duke big man will be one of the top picks. He said Wednesday he wished he already knew his destination. “I’d […]


Jahlil Okafor

Small ball was story of Finals, but bigs may own draft night

Small ball was the story of the NBA Finals. It might seem temporarily forgotten at the start of the NBA draft. The first three players taken Thursday could easily be a trio of big guys. […]


Dodgers co-branded t-shirts

Dodgers partner with Clippers, Lakers and Kings for sport ticket packages

The Dodgers announced today three L.A. sports team ticket packages. The club has partnered with the Clippers for Tuesday, July 28 (7:10 p.m. vs. OAK), the Lakers for Tuesday, August 11 (7:10 p.m. vs. WAS) […]


Andre Iguodala

NBA shooting coach Mike Penberthy says Iguodala is “a perfectionist, almost annoyingly”

Mike Penberthy, former Los Angeles Laker and an NBA Shooting Coach who works with Golden State Warriors Finals MVP Andre Iguodala, joined The Home Team to talk about the choice of Iguodala as MVP NBA Finals as the Warriors won […]


Daniel Orton, Shabazz Napier

Top 2 picks could meet in NBA Summer League opener

The top two picks in the draft could meet on the opening day of the NBA Summer League in Las Vegas. The Minnesota Timberwolves and Los Angeles Lakers, who own the first two choices, will […]


LeBron James

Jamaal Wilkes on the Warriors: They’re going to have to get tough or fold

Jamaal Wilkes is a retired basketball player who played the small forward position and won four NBA championships with the Los Angeles Lakers and Golden State Warriors. He was a three-time NBA All-Star and the […]


Westbrook Frames

Westbrook Frames and the NBA team up for new luxury frames series

Westbrook Frames, a company that Thunder All-Star guard Russell Westbrook co-owns, has partnered with the NBA to launch a new series. The initial release includes frames for seven teams — Cleveland, Boston, Los Angeles Clippers, […]


Nick Young, Iggy Azalea

Lakers’ Nick Young engaged to rapper Iggy Azalea

Nick Young of the Los Angeles Lakers proposed to rapper Iggy Azalea late Monday as they celebrated Young’s 30th birthday. A short video of Azalea saying yes as Young proposed on bended knee was posted on […]