Category: ‘NBA Teams’

Lakers Nation NBA Power Rankings: Trade Deadline Decisions Guiding Playoff Push
March 21st, 2017 at 12:28 AM
***PHOTO1*** Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports The NBA postseason is slated to begin on April 15, meaning there is a little under a month left in the regular season. It is at this point in the season when many NBA teams begin making their final adjustments and preparations towards the final...

Lakers News: Luke Walton Wants To Continue Using D’Angelo Russell At Shooting Guard
March 21st, 2017 at 12:05 AM
***PHOTO1*** Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports The Los Angeles Lakers may be eliminated from the playoffs but that doesn't mean that they can't still benefit from the games left on their schedule. Head Coach Luke Walton is using the home stretch as an opportunity to tinker with different lineups, and one move...

Luke Walton Plans To Talk To Lakers Brass About David Nwaba’s Future With Team
March 20th, 2017 at 3:15 PM
***PHOTO1*** Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports The Los Angeles Lakers are moving forward with the youth movement. The two highest-paid players on the team have been shut down, and the coaching staff is experimenting with the roster while auditioning players like David Nwaba. Nwaba, formerly of the Los Angeles D-Fenders, has...

Tyler Ennis On First Encounter With Kobe Bryant, His Crazy Ride From Canada To The NBA
March 20th, 2017 at 2:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** Since declaring for the NBA Draft after his freshman year at Syracuse University, Los Angeles Lakers point guard Tyler Ennis has already had quite the tumultuous ride to kick off his NBA career. Drafted with the 18th pick in the 2014 NBA Draft by the Phoenix Suns, Ennis was...

Fantasy Basketball: Benefactors Of The Lakers Vs. Suns Tank Race
March 20th, 2017 at 1:13 PM
***PHOTO1*** Joe Camporeale-USA TODAY Sports A tank race has broken out between the Los Angeles Lakers and Phoenix Suns, with both teams opting to bench their veterans in order to feed more minutes to their developing young talent while simultaneously losing games, which helps their draft lottery odds. For the Lakers,...