He is also impressed with the leadership of his young players. Luke Walton has made comments here and there to reporters, and obviously at his introductory press conference, but it’s fitting that his biggest interview so far would come with his literal biggest teammate. The new Los Angeles Lakers head coach went on the “The Big Podcast with Shaq” for an interview that came...
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Luke Walton listening to ‘I Love L.A.’ while playing beach volleyball proves he was born to be Lakers head coach
LUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUUKE. Anyone who’s been to a Los Angeles Lakers game has heard the song, or at least the most famous part of it. The chorus of Randy Newman’s "I Love L.A." is a musical staple at Staples Center, but that’s not the only place the Lakers (or at least their head coach) are playing it. It was hot in Los Angeles on Saturday, but not too hot for new Lakers head...
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Las Vegas waved goodbye to the NBA Summer League once again after hosting some of the league’s young up-and-comers. The Bulls went 7-0 to win the league, as they took down the Timberwolves in overtime, while the Raptors had a strong display at 4-1. Las Vegas was our first chance to see some of the rookies compete, while it also gave us a look at other emerging young players. ...
Los Angeles Lakers forward Julius Randle talks Luke Walton, Team USA training and Gregg Popovich, Draymond Green and building chemistry with Brandon Ingram and D'Angelo Russell.
Los Angeles Lakers guard D'Angelo Russell on his summer league performance, turnovers, practicing with Luke Walton, Jesse Mermuys.
The Los Angeles Lakers promise to be much more competitive under new head coach Luke Walton this upcoming season. Not only is he an upgrade over Byron Scott, but the Lakers have also made the necessary moves to field a better team than the franchise-worst version of the squad we saw last season. While it won’t be enough to compete for a playoff spot, the additions of Luol Deng...
No. 2 draft pick Brandon Ingram already turning heads after day 2 of Summer League. Plus, there's a different vibe at practice with Luke Walton running the show.
Lakers Nation's Serena Winters goes one-on-one with new head coach Luke Walton, talking free agency, D'Angelo Russell and more.
Draymond Green had one of his best offenses games of the playoffs on Sunday when he scored a team-high 28 points in the Golden State Warriors’ convincing 110-77 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 2. Green went 11-of-20 with five 3-pointers, seven rebounds and five assists in the victory. After the game, Green was interviewed by ABC/ESPN’s Doris Burke and was asked about...
Luke Walton has two NBA teams in which he’s currently invested, so one of his coworkers decided to take advantage of that. Walton is still an assistant coach for the Golden State Warriors, who are in the middle of the Western Conference Finals. He’s also been named the head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers, who had a big day on Tuesday with the NBA Draft Lottery happening. The...
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