| Sep 28, 2014
| 5:32 PM
The Lakers will officially get back to work when they open training camp on Monday with the team's annual media day.
Coach Byron Scott and the team will make their preseason debut on Oct. 6 in San Diego (Valley View Casino Center) against the Denver...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 8:02 PM
The Lakers suffered through a miserable 2013-14 season, going 27-55, leading to the drafting of Kentucky power forward Julius Randle with the seventh overall pick.
Randle, averaging 15.0 points and 10.4 rebounds a game, helped lead the Wildcats to the...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 6:26 PM
While the Lakers open the 2014-15 regular season on Oct. 28 at Staples Center against the Houston Rockets, the team's NBA Development League affiliate won't start its campaign until Nov. 14.
The D-Fenders visit the Santa Cruz Warriors, playing the...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 4:51 PM
Free-agent forward Michael Beasley worked out this week for the Lakers for the second time.
As confirmed by his agent, Jared Karnes, Beasley has met twice with the Lakers this off-season but has yet to reach any agreement with the team on a contract....
| Aug 11, 2014
| 6:21 AM
The Lakers moved into August, traditionally one of the quietest NBA months before the preseason starts up at the end of September.
Second-year power forward Ryan Kelly married Lindsay Cowher, daughter of the former Pittsburgh Steelers head coach....
| Aug 9, 2014
| 2:40 PM
On Friday, former Lakers guard MarShon Brooks agreed to join Italian franchise Olimpia Milano.
Brooks spent the latter part of last season with the Lakers, after a February trade from the Golden State Warriors. The Lakers also received Kent Bazemore...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:00 AM
For the first time since 1996, the Lakers this summer went under the salary cap, using their spending power to acquire Jeremy Lin in trade from the Houston Rockets and sign Nick Young to a four-year, $21.3-million contract.
Once the team climbed back...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 3:35 PM
The Lakers officially increased their roster to 12 on Monday with the re-signing of forward Wesley Johnson.
"I’m happy to welcome Wesley back to our team and am excited to see him develop further after taking such great strides last season,"...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 1:24 PM
In signing Nick Young and Ryan Kelly on Monday, the Lakers climbed over the NBA's $63.1-million salary cap.
Young is back on a four-year, $21.3-million contract with a player option on the final season.
Kelly received a two-year contract for $3.4...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 12:59 PM
The Lakers might have enough money to sign New York Knicks free-agent Carmelo Anthony, but starting the summer, the Lakers are still over the NBA's salary cap.
How is that possible with only four players under contract? Each and every Lakers' free...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 3:59 PM
The Lakers will pay a sizable tax bill for last season's 27-win team.
According to a memo distributed by the NBA to each team, the Lakers will be charged $9 million in luxury taxes for the 2013-14 season.
The Lakers paid slightly more than $77.1...
| Jul 11, 2014
| 4:18 PM
The Lakers appear to have found their starting center, agreeing to terms Friday with free agent Jordan Hill.
Hill will re-sign with the Lakers for two years and $18 million. The second season is a team option, helping to give the Lakers the chance to...