Wednesday, May 27, 2015
Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak: ‘Anywhere from 4-8 players could be in consideration’ for No. 2 pick in NBA Draft
The Lakers could trade the pick, though that’s not what the team is planning on — at least until the potential offers begin to roll in. But L.A. is not the most patient of franchises, and unless the front office evaluates one of the available players as being a sure-fire cornerstone for the future, dealing that pick will remain a very real option.
Friday, May 22, 2015
Report: Lakers not locked into drafting Karl-Anthony Towns or Jahlil Okafor, could pick a guard at No. 2
But what about the two other prospects in the consensus top four, D’Angelo Russell and Emmanuel Mudiay?
Thursday, May 21, 2015
Kupchak went on Fox Sports Radio with host Bill Reiter (audio here) and addressed the rumors:
Wednesday, May 20, 2015
The Lakers reportedly sought permission from to interview Thibodeau, but they hired Byron Scott.
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
But most teams don’t have the No. 1 pick.
The Timberwolves have the No. 1 pick.
Whom will Minnesota president Flip Saunders select, Towns or Jahlil Okafor?
Monday, May 11, 2015
Thursday, April 30, 2015
But he’s been in a lot worse trouble since falling out of the NBA. Crittenton had been charged as the trigger man in the 2011 drive-by shooting of Julian Jones outside her Atlanta home, killing the mother of four. Crittenton fired at her mistakenly thinking she was part of a previous robbery, according to the police report.
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Monday, April 27, 2015
Terrible? No. But on and off the court, there have been several examples of a player and team uncomfortable with each other.
Love has a player option for next season he should decline, whether or not he wants to stay in Cleveland. If he opts out, that would give other teams an opportunity to pitch him.
The Lakers have been rumored as a contender for months, and the Celtics are reportedly interested.
Wednesday, April 22, 2015
Report: Rajon Rondo planned to sign with Lakers before trade, will leave Mavericks if Rick Carlisle remains coach
Kobe Bryant and the Lakers were swarming, but once Boston – who feared Rondo leaving as an unrestricted free agent – traded Rondo to Dallas, he said the Mavericks were in the driver’s seat to sign him.
Still, Kobe didn’t relent. The Lakers reportedly remained interested as of a few weeks ago.
At this point, with Rondo’s situation in Dallas devolving by the day, it’s worth looking back to Rondo’s approach in Boston.