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2016 Schedule
17-65, 5th in Pacific
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2hBaxter Holmes

Lakers prepared for another summer of rejection

Already snubbed by Kevin Durant, Mitch Kupchak and the Lakers are preparing to miss landing a major free agent for the fourth straight year.


Why Lakers may strike out in free agency

ESPN's Chris Broussard explains where Durant may land and why the Lakers should reconsider targeting Whiteside. Plus, he explains why the Lakers may strike out in free agency.


Lakers must remain patient this season

Kurt Helin from ProBasketballTalk.com explains why the Lakers must be patient in terms of signing a free agent this season, which players they should target & Durant's future.

Shelburne: Durant needs to give Lakers meeting out of respect (1:39)
Lakers not getting a meeting with Durant (1:05)
Pujols inspired by Kobe's accomplishments (0:30)
Stare kid reacts to sports fails (1:24)
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16hChris Broussard and Marc Stein

Sources: KD to meet OKC Thurs.; Warriors next

Coveted free agent Kevin Durant will first meet with the Thunder before flying to talk to the other six teams on his list, sources told ESPN.

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20hKevin Pelton

Should Lakers pay Whiteside the max?

Can you commit max money to a player who was out of the NBA 20 months ago? Kevin Pelton looks at both sides of the Hassan Whiteside question and provides a verdict.


Lakers: Is time running out for Jim Buss?

How likely will Jim Buss stick to his self-imposed timeline? Plus, Mason & Ireland explain what the Lakers need to do in order to turn their franchise around.


Family dynamics and business concerns

Is the struggle to rebuild the Lakers dividing the Buss family? Marcellus & Kelvin react to Kevin Ding's latest article & discuss Jim Buss' future with the Lakers organization.


Lakers: Growing pains & current struggles

Kevin Ding from Bleacher Report discusses his latest piece on the Lakers regarding the growing pains within the Buss family and the struggles of rebuilding the team.

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1dZach Lowe

In search of the next DeMarre Carroll

It's time for NBA executives to dive deep into the league rosters to figure out which players are the next free-agent steals.


Lakers rebuilding efforts progress

How will the Lakers approach free agency this off-season? Travis Rodgers and Brian Kamenetzky discuss what the Lakers can pitch to free agents this year.

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1dChris Broussard

Source: Lakers not giving up on landing Durant

The Lakers are confident they will at least get a meeting with prized free agent Kevin Durant and are still hopeful of signing him, a source said.


Lakers: Identifying culture and needs

Are the Lakers a destination for free agents now that Bryant is gone? Plus, Travis and Andy analyze the Lakers culture and examine the pros and cons of Hassan Whiteside.


Who should Lakers aggressively pursue?

Mason and Ireland discuss what the Lakers should do this off-season and explain why the organization should aggressively pursue Hassan Whiteside and Bismack Biyombo.


Which L.A. team is on Durant's radar?

Marcellus Wiley and Kelvin Washington discuss which teams Kevin Durant plans to meet with and explain what's best for his career moving forward.

Lakers GM says team needs help everywhere (1:00)
Kupchak impressed with Ingram's competitive drive (2:03)
Lakers will move fast on Whiteside (1:03)
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4dTim MacMahon

Source: DeRozan focused on new Raptors deal

DeMar DeRozan, arguably the top shooting guard who could hit the free-agent market, is focused on re-signing with the Raptors, a source said.

Team Stats

Points Per Game97.330th
Rebounds Per Game43.021st
Assists Per Game18.030th
Points Allowed106.927th

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