The next cut in the Lakers’ training camp seems to be happening. According to ESPN’s Marc Stein, center Yi Jianlian has “asked to be released” by the team following discussions about his future: 203 more words
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NBA teams have until Monday to trim down their rosters to 15 players before the start of the regular season.
The Los Angeles Lakers have three players fighting for the 15th roster spot; Metta World Peace, Thomas Robinson and Yi Jianlian. 187 more words
Arguably one of the more formidable teams in the west, the Portland Trail Blazers, with a perfect 2-0 preseason record gave the Lakers and their fans a better understanding of just how far along the Lakers truly are. 511 more words
Yi Jianlian is ready to come back to the NBA for the 2nd time.
After being drafted sixth overall by the Milwaukee Bucks in the 2007 NBA Draft, Yi Jianlian did not meet expectations. 186 more words
The start of training camps in the NBA is about a month away now, with preseason action following shortly after, starting in early October.
While the bulk of the Lakers’ roster is set in stone, the front office is still making moves. 264 more words
(Editor’s Note: The contents of this article are mostly satirical in nature, if it was not immediately clear. 568 more words