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Mannix: LeBron, Lakers will fall short of postseason

After reaching the NBA Finals in eight straight seasons while shouldering an unprecedented workload, the idea of LeBron James missing the playoffs …

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Los Angeles Lakers: Three bold predictions for Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

Not many expected Kentavious Caldwell-Pope to re-sign with the Los Angeles Lakers but he did and here is what we can expect next season out of …

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Los Angeles Lakers: 3 reasons Lance Stephenson was a bad signing

The Los Angeles Lakers signed veteran shooting guard Lance Stephenson in free agency. Here are three reasons that the signing was a poor one.<p>The Los …

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Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris and brother Markieff switch agents

Boston Celtics forward Marcus Morris has signed with NBA agent Rich Paul of Klutch Sports, Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports! reports. Morris' twin …

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Los Angeles Lakers: Is there a media bias against them?

The Los Angeles Lakers are no strangers to criticism, but is there an overwhelming media bias against the purple and gold?<p>For the past five years the …

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LeBron James says he didn’t talk much with Paul George about teaming up on the Lakers

The prevailing narrative about LeBron James for most of the NBA season was that he would only consider the Los Angeles Lakers if another star like …

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Los Angeles Lakers: Ranking every post-LeBron James signing of the offseason

The Los Angeles Lakers have made plenty of moves after securing the best player on the planet, LeBron James. Here are these moves, ranked.<p>The Los …

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Nuggets Sign Guard Monte Morris To Multiyear Deal

<b>DENVER (AP)</b> — The Denver Nuggets have agreed to a multiyear deal with point guard Monte Morris.The 6-foot-3, 180-pound Morris was the 51st pick of …

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Video: Brian Windhorst Comments On Lakers’ Moves After Signing LeBron James

On July 1, the Los Angeles Lakers agreed to terms with LeBron James. They officially landed the biggest fish of the NBA offseason.<p>Since then, the …

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The following players have veto power on all trades based on the one-year bird restriction: Aron Baynes (Boston), Dirk Nowitzki (Dallas), Kevin Durant (Golden State), Kevon Looney (Golden State), Gerald Green (Houston), Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (LA Lakers), Wayne Ellington (Miami), Derrick Rose (Minnesota), Ian Clark (New Orleans), Luke Kornet (New York), Raymond Felton (Oklahoma City), Amir Johnson (Philadelphia), JJ Redick (Philadelphia), Rudy Gay (San Antonio) and Lorenzo Brown (Toronto). Zach LaVine also has veto power based on Chicago matching the offer sheet by Sacramento.

The following players have veto power on all trades based on the one-year bird restriction: Aron Baynes (Boston), Dirk Nowitzki (Dallas), Kevin …

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What's Behind the Lakers' Bizarre Offseason?

What are the Lakers doing? Objectively, Los Angeles has enjoyed one of the more mercurial offseasons in recent NBA history. We have enjoyed it with …

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Latest Laker: Jeffrey Carroll

After helping the Lakers reach the Las Vegas Summer League finals, Jeffrey Caroll’s next task will be competing at the team’s training camp.<p>Carroll …

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JaVale McGee: Lakers are going to be 'one of the most fun teams ever'

JaVale McGee believes the new-look Los Angeles Lakers will be "one of the most fun teams ever".<p><b>MORE: Carmelo Anthony a step closer to joining Houston</b> …

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Charles Barkley Sets Bar Low For Lakers In Year 1 With LeBron James

1,987<p>The NBA’s Western Conference will be absolutely loaded in the upcoming season.<p>Aside from the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors, …

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WATCH: Magic Johnson Is ‘Not Scared’ of Warriors

Good news, Lakers fans! Magic Johnson isn’t scared of the Golden State Warriors.The Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations once again …

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Lakers Josh Hart Wins Summer League MVP and Lebron James Congratulates | BSO

Headline NBA Sports Social Media<p>July 17, 2018July 17, 2018<p>Josh Hart has picked up right where last year’s Los Angeles Lakers left as the defending …

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Podcast: Is the Lakers center rotation a calculated gamble or potential misstep?

Heading to any season with JaVale McGee as the starting center, Ivica Zubac as the backup and Moe Wagner as the third string option is certainly a …

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Podcast: What does Josh Hart stepping up mean for Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and the Lakers?

The Lakers having multiple options at valuable positions is a good thing to surround LeBron James with. Crazy, I know.Josh Hart has played so well …

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LeBron James met with Lakers coach Luke Walton during summer league visit, report says

LeBron James attended the Lakers' Summer League game on Sunday. He also met with his new coach.<p>James spoke with Luke Walton while he was in Las Vegas …

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Laker Film Room: Svi Mykhailiuk is more than just a shooter

Svi Mykhailiuk is a hooper. Some guys play basketball, while other guys are basketball players. Svi is the latter. He faces a crowded Los Angeles …

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Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Mulling Ways to Welcome LeBron to Lakers

<b>Kentavious Caldwell-Pope</b> says he's thinking of ways to welcome <b>LeBron James</b> to the Lakers -- and says a dinner with the rest of his teammates is …

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Los Angeles Lakers: 3 reasons signing Kentavious Caldwell-Pope was a good move

The Los Angeles Lakers re-signed free agent shooting guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope. Here are three reasons his signing was a good one.<p>The Los …

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Rob Pelinka Explains Why The Lakers Surrounded LeBron James With Players On One-Year Deals

The Los Angeles Lakers’ free agent moves this offseason have been something else. Beyond bringing in LeBron James, Magic Johnson and Rob Pelinka decided to sign four veterans — Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, JaVale McGee, Rajon Rondo, and Lance Stephenson — to one-year deals, all of whom (except for …

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LeBron James to Lakers: 76ers say he 'strongly' considered Philly

LeBron James came awfully close to staying in the Eastern Conference.<p>While discussing the meeting the team had with James' agent, Rich Paul, and …

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Lakers Stars Bro Out at Summer League Game ... Minus LeBron

The core of the Los Angeles Lakers -- including <b>Lonzo Ball</b> and <b>Kyle Kuzma</b> -- were courtside at the Lakers Summer League game this weekend supporting …

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Kentavious Caldwell-Pope believes the Lakers are a top-five defensive team

The Los Angeles Lakers started the offseason smoking hot with the additions of LeBron James and Kentavious Caldwell-Pope. Since then, the moves made …

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NBA free agency rumors: Former Lakers center Brook Lopez signing with Bucks

Brook Lopez is heading to Milwaukee.<p>The 30-year-old center has agreed to a one-year, $3.4 million contract with the Bucks, according to a report from …

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Kentavious Caldwell-Pope: Lonzo Ball, LeBron James will 'fit well'

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope is a one-man Venn diagram between Lonzo Ball and LeBron James. He played 48 games next to Zo in the Los Angeles Lakers’ backcourt in 2017-18 and shares an agent with James (Klutch Sports Group’s Rich Paul).<p>Where some have wondered whether Ball and James can play together …

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The Lakers are here at Las Vegas Summer League. Lonzo Ball, Kyle Kuzma, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, GM Rob Pelinka and head coach Luke Walton are seated courtside for the Lakers' upcoming game.

The Lakers are here at Las Vegas Summer League. Lonzo Ball, Kyle Kuzma, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, GM Rob Pelinka and head coach Luke Walton are …

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Kentavious Caldwell-Pope on how the additions of LeBron James, Rajon Rondo, Lance Stephenson and JaVale McGee improve the Lakers defense: "We won't know until we play a game or practice but right now I think we [are] at least a top-five defensive team, and we are going to reach for that."

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope on how the additions of LeBron James, Rajon Rondo, Lance Stephenson and JaVale McGee improve the Lakers defense: "We won't …

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