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Do the Lakers Have a Budding "Big Three"?

The Los Angeles Lakers‘ widely chronicled failure to recruit players of superstar caliber has enveloped the franchise’s headlines for the past several seasons. While Los Angeles’ failure to lure marquee players has has adulterated the team’s repute, it is fair to wonder whether the Lakers – in spite of all of their notorious free agent debacles – have star talent of their own. 1,250 more words


Lakers Retro Diary: Los Angeles Lakers vs. Sacramento Kings, 1987

Welcome to the first piece of a possible series (depending on my schedule and how well it’s received). Inspired at the suggestion of a Twitter user, I’m taking Bill Simmon’s idea and applying some Laker flavor to it by watching old games and reacting/writing/going on rants about them as I go. 1,415 more words

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Los Angeles Lakers: Should Byron Scott try to win or develop youth?

“Championship or bust” is the familiar mindset of the Los Angeles Lakers and their fans whenever a new NBA season rolls around. This year’s campaign, however, will offer a different tune with the team still in the early stages of a long term rebuild. 1,056 more words

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Understanding Lakers "playoff" talk

Ever since the Lakers’ offseason came together in ways we wouldn’t have thought possible only months ago, the question surrounding the team has been giving me the following reaction: 560 more words

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Los Angeles Lakers Preview: Why The Over/Under For Wins Should Be At 33

By Will Reeve

The Los Angeles Lakers are not making the playoffs this season unless they have what amounts to a powerball lottery full of luck plop squarely into their lap. 402 more words

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Byron Scott says analytics will have a bigger role in upcoming Lakers season

Los Angeles Lakers Head Coach Byron Scott called in to The Home Team this morning to share his views on the teams upcoming season. From Kobe Bryant’s health to D’Angelo Russell’s (the team’s No. 310 more words


Lakers Coach Byron Scott Talks Kobe’s New Role, Offseason Pickups

STUDIO CITY (CBSLA.com) — After adding two high-profile guards to their roster in the offseason, the Lakers will start to give Kobe Bryant significant minutes at small forward this season, Lakers head coach Byron Scott said Friday. 364 more words