The Los Angeles Lakers can stop the sweat now as the team secured the number two overall pick in the 2016 NBA Draft after the draft lottery Tuesday night. The Lakers now have plenty of options to either stay at their current draft slot or trade the pick in a deal for a proven veteran. With the number two overall pick the Lakers will have the opportunity to select either Ben Simmons...
Los Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak isn’t ruling anyone on his current roster out of potential trade talks this offseason. Speaking about the state of his franchise before the team finds out if it will land a top-three pick in the upcoming draft, Kupchak said he likes his young talent but wouldn’t rule out putting anyone on the block. “Nobody’s off limits,”...
Los Angles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak discusses Lakers ability to sign two max players. Plus, comments on the latest rumors that the Lakers will trade their Top 3 draft pick if they keep it.
The Los Angeles Lakers have themselves a new head coach. The team announced Friday that Luke Walton agreed to a multi-year deal to become the team’s next head coach. “We’re excited to bring Luke back to Los Angeles, where we feel he’s going to start an outstanding coaching career,” GM Mitch Kupchak said. “He’s one of the brightest young coaching minds in the game and...
This one’s probably bad news for everyone still holding out hope that the Lakers’ front office isn’t a totally garbled mess. Lakers team president Jeanie Buss said on Tuesday that she didn’t know that head coach Byron Scott would be fired, and that she wasn’t expecting such a change to be made, per Kristine Leahy of FOX Sports 1. Jeanie Buss says she didn't know Byron...
Los Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak on the possibility of trading away pieces of the young core and thoughts on the 2016 NBA draft.
Los Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak on how the pitch to free agents will change without Kobe Bryant and what the plan is for the future.
Los Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak comments on the job of Byron Scott and whether the Lakers could make a coaching change.
“Fear not, prospective free agents! I assure you that you will not have to worry about D’Angelo Russell’s cell phone!” At least that’s the message that Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak is trying to convey. According to Baxter Holmes of ESPN, Kupchak does not believe that Russell’s recent scandal, in which he secretly filmed teammate Nick Young admitting to being...
Pandemonium has officially hit the NBA with Lebron James’ decision to opt out of his contract with the Miami Heat. The front offices of all 32 NBA teams are driving themselves insane trying to figure out how to lure the King out of South Beach and lead them to an NBA championship. The July 1st free agency period with future Hall of Fame franchise players Carmelo Anthony, Kevin...
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