Category: ‘NBA Teams’

Lakers Rumors: L.A. Engaged In Trade Talks With Bulls For Jimmy Butler
February 20th, 2017 at 1:36 PM
***PHOTO1*** Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports The Los Angeles Lakers weren't willing to part ways with rookie Brandon Ingram to make a trade with the Sacramento Kings for DeMarcus Cousins. In the aftermath of Cousins trade talks breaking down, the Lakers may have turned their attention to trying to acquire Jimmy Butler...

Lakers Rumors: Jim Buss’ Original Timeline For Contention Was Much Sooner
February 20th, 2017 at 12:27 PM
***PHOTO1*** Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports Jim Buss' self-imposed timeline has been hanging over his head and the Los Angeles Lakers organization ever since he made the bold statement in 2014. Buss said he'd step down as vice president of basketball operations if the team weren't in title contention by the...

Lakers Rumors: Andrew Bynum, Robert Sacre Cost L.A. Chris Paul, Hassan Whiteside?
February 20th, 2017 at 12:12 PM
***PHOTO1*** Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports The Los Angeles Lakers are in the midst of their worst run in the history of the franchise. Even though things are beginning to look up, the team will likely miss the playoffs for the fourth consecutive season, and the futures of Jim Buss and...

Lakers’ Metta World Peace Says Russell Westbrook Is Best Player In NBA, Anthony Davis Is Second
February 20th, 2017 at 12:11 PM
***PHOTO1*** Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports The discussion of who is the best player in the NBA is always ongoing, although the last few years LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers has earned respect from his peers to be considered the best player in the world. But through the first half of...

Lakers News: Meetings between Magic Johnson, Mitch Kupchak, Jim Buss have huge implications
February 20th, 2017 at 11:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports Magic Johnson said last week on his media tour that he looked forward to meeting with Jim Buss and Mitch Kupchak on Monday and Tuesday of this week. He wants answers from the two who have guided the organization to four of...