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Luke Walton aims to make Lakers free agency destination

The Los Angeles Lakers have been a surprising team for many this season. Their 10-14 record thus far this year was unexpected to say the least and has many around the NBA watching to see where they go from here. 383 more words

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Luke Walton: Nick Young's "Swaggyness" is valuable for Lakers

The Lakers have been a pleasantly surprising team as a whole this season. But no aspect of the purple and gold has been as shocking as the resurgence of Nick Young. 533 more words

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Luke Walton praises effort of young Lakers

Over a month of the NBA season has now concluded and Luke Walton’s first official head coaching job has gone even better than expected. The former Warriors assistant and interim head coach made the jump to the top gig in Los Angeles and has not looked back. 1,071 more words

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Luke Walton for Coach of the Year

By Pat Costello

The Coach of the Year Award doesn’t always go to the best coach, but rather to the coach of the best team. Last year, Steve Kerr inexplicably won the award after missing over half of the season while taking a leave of absence to deal with his back problems. 476 more words


Luke Walton tossed a sweet alley-oop off the glass to Julius Randle

Luke Walton is the youngest head coach in the league, so it’s not surprising that he’s involved in practices — like last month when he went one-on-one with the Lakers big men… 94 more words


Lakers: No Kobe, No Problem.

Did anyone expect the Lakers to escape the shadow of Kobe Bryant this fast?

I, for one, expected this team to be fun to watch, but I did not expect the Lakers to be a potential playoff team after one month of the season. 1,374 more words


These are the keys to the Lakers' early success

Former NBA player Eddie Johnson discusses the key factors for the Lakers’ good run early in the season.