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Shareef O'Neal, son of Shaq, signs with G League Ignite team: Sources - The Athletic

Sources said Shareef O’Neal will sign a six-figure deal to play next season for the Ignite, where he’ll be able to continue developing his game...

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Former Lakers F Slava Medvedenko auctions off championship rings for Ukraine - The Athletic

Medvenko played for the Lakers in six of his seven seasons before retiring in 2007.

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Lakers-Pacers trade talks involving Russell Westbrook dead for now: Sources - The Athletic

A trade package that would have seen the Los Angeles Lakers trade Russell Westbrook and a first-rounder to the Indiana Pacers in return for Myles...

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LeBron James scores 42 in first Drew League appearance since 2011 - The Athletic

DeMar DeRozan, who had 30 points and 14 rebounds, teamed with James to lift MMV Cheaters to a 104-102 win over Black Pearl Elite.

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Lakers' Russell Westbrook, agent split over 'irreconcilable differences': Report - The Athletic

The parties are no longer aligned as to how the nine-time All-Star should approach the final year of his contract with the Los Angeles Lakers,...

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LeBron James: 'I wasn't knocking our beautiful country' with Brittney Griner comments - The Athletic

Lakers star LeBron James said he "wasn't knocking our beautiful country" when he questioned in a trailer for HBO's "The...

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Lonnie Walker IV agrees to 1-year contract with Lakers: Sources - The Athletic

Former San Antonio Spurs guard Lonnie Walker IV has agreed to a one-year, $6.5 million deal with the Los Angeles Lakers, sources told The Athletic...

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Malik Monk agrees to 2-year deal with Kings after strong showing with Lakers: Sources - The Athletic

The Kings have agreed to two-year, $19 million with free agent guard Malik Monk, sources told The Athletic. Monk, 24, averaged career highs of 13.8...

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Lakers' Russell Westbrook opting into $47.1 million deal for 2022-23 season: Sources - The Athletic

Lakers point guard Russell Westbrook is opting into his $47.1 million option for the 2022-23 season and will return to Los Angeles, sources confirmed...

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Free agent Malik Monk open to taking less money to stay with Lakers - The Athletic

“They might not be able to pay me as much as I want,” Monk said. “But I could be here and be way more comfortable as a Laker than going to any...

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Shareef O'Neal, son of Shaq, agrees to play in Summer League with Lakers: Sources - The Athletic

Shareef O'Neal, son of former NBA player Shaquille O'Neal, has agreed to play in the Summer League with the Los Angeles Lakers,...

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Lakers' Anthony Davis says he has not shot a basketball since early April - The Athletic

Before playing some shooting games with the Nuke Squad, a YouTube gaming channel, Los Angeles Lakers star Anthony Davis said he hadn't shot...

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LeBron James on NBA team ownership plans: 'I want a team in Vegas' - The Athletic

LeBron James shed some light on his business plans in the latest episode of his talk show "The Shop."

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Lakers coach Darvin Ham informs 3 assistants they will not be retained: Source - The Athletic

David Fizdale, Mike Penberthy and John Lucas III will not be brought back next season.

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Lakers coach Darvin Ham: Russell Westbrook 'still has a ton left in that tank' - The Athletic

Ham was officially introduced as Lakers head coach Monday.

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Rasheed Wallace to join Lakers as assistant coach on Darvin Ham's staff: Sources - The Athletic

Ham and Wallace were teammates on Detroit's 2004 NBA Championship team. Wallace was most recently an assistant coach at the University of...

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Chelsea confirm agreement for Todd Boehly’s consortium to complete takeover of the club - The Athletic

Chelsea have reached a final agreement for the sale of the club to the consortium led by Todd Boehly, bringing an official end to Roman...

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Los Angeles Lakers hire Darvin Ham as next head coach: Sources - The Athletic

Ham, 45, has been on staff with the Bucks as an assistant to Mike Budenholzer since 2018, winning his first NBA championship as a coach during the...

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Lakers request permission to interview Bucks assistant Charles Lee: Sources - The Athletic

The Lakers also requested to interview Warriors assistant Kenny Atkinson on Wednesday, sources confirmed to The Athletic.

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Lakers interview Mark Jackson, former Warriors coach, for head coaching job: Sources - The Athletic

The Los Angeles Lakers interviewed Mark Jackson for their head coaching job, sources confirmed to The Athletic.

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Lakers request permission to interview Raptors assistant Adrian Griffin: Sources - The Athletic

His first season with the Raptors aligned with head coach Nick Nurse's, culminating in winning the 2019 NBA title.

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Lakers request permission to interview Bucks assistant Darvin Ham: Sources - The Athletic

Ham served as an assistant with the Lakers from 2011 to 2013.

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Following Jerry West criticism, HBO says it stands behind 'Winning Time' - The Athletic

NBA Hall of Famer Jerry West demanded an apology and a retraction from producers of HBO's “Winning Time” over the series’ portrayal of him...

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Following Jerry West criticism, HBO says it stands behind 'Winning Time' - The Athletic

NBA Hall of Famer Jerry West demanded an apology and a retraction from producers of HBO's “Winning Time” over the series’ portrayal of him...

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Jerry West demands retraction, apology from HBO for portrayal in 'Winning Time' - The Athletic

West demanded an apology and a retraction from producers of HBO's “Winning Time” over the series’ portrayal of him as “a vulgar and...

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Russell Westbrook: 'I was never given a fair chance' in first season with Lakers - The Athletic

Westbrook averaged 18.5 points, 7.4 rebounds and 7.1 assists on the season but struggled with efficiency in an up-and-down year.

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Lakers star LeBron James will not need surgery on sprained left ankle - The Athletic

James added he made the ankle worse by playing on it in the Lakers' loss to New Orleans on April 1 and will need to stay off it for the next...

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Lakers expected to fire Frank Vogel, targeting Raptors' Nick Nurse: Sources - The Athletic

The Lakers finished the season with a 33-49 record, sitting 11th in the Western Conference, and were eliminated from the playoffs on Tuesday night...

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