Los Angeles Lakers Front Office

Lakers Advised Not To 'Gut' Team To Trade For Paul George
If Paul George doesn't qualify for the supermax contract, the Pacers can sign him to a five-year, $180 million deal while a rival team can sign him to a four-year, $132 million deal.
Lakers Trade Marcelo Huertas To Rockets For Tyler Ennis
The Rockets will waive Marcelo Huertas to clear more cap room for the buyout market.
Paul George Won't Commit Long-Term To Team Other Than Pacers, Lakers
Paul George has been clear his preference is to remain with the Pacers if they can become title contenders but signing with the Lakers in 2018 is his Plan B.
Lakers, Kings Could Be Trade Partner For 76ers On Jahlil Okafor
The 76ers have had discussions with 10 or 11 teams on a trade for Jahlil Okafor.
Lakers Seeking 2nd Round Pick For Nick Young
Nick Young was a buyout candidate last offseason but he's recouped his value this season under Luke Walton.
Magic Reaches Out To Bird With Lakers' Interest In Paul George
Magic Johnson and Larry Bird spoke to each other on the call about the Lakers' interest in Paul George.
Black Execs Disappointed Magic Johnson Didn't Open Up GM Job For Interviews
The Undefeated interviewed eight high-ranking African-American executives who expressed a desire to at least interview for the Lakers' GM job.
Magic Johnson Will Empower Rob Pelinka Yet Retain Final Say
Magic Johnson believes the Lakers don't have the same advantages as they had in his era on team building.
Rockets Acquire Lou Williams From Lakers For 1st Rounder, Corey Brewer
The Rockets will send Corey Brewer and a first round pick to the Lakers for Lou Williams.
Lakers Hire Rob Pelinka As GM
Jeanie Buss has hired Magic Johnson and Rob Pelinka to run the basketball operations of the Lakers.

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Lakers Analysis

Magic Johnson's Belief In Laker Exceptionalism When It Matters Less

by Colin McGowan

A return to some imagined essential Lakers-ness will not save the Lakers: competence will.

Grading The Deal: Lakers Trade Lou Williams To Houston

by Keith P Smith

Trading Lou Williams was more about the pick than the player for the Lakers and they did solid job to get a first round pick for a luxury asset at this point in their season.

Western Conference Buyers & Sellers At The Trade Deadline

by Keith P Smith

There are a number of teams on the fringes of the playoff picture such as the Kings, Nuggets, Blazers and Mavericks, which makes predicting their deadline goals difficult.

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Los Angeles Lakers Schedule

Feb. 8 at 7:30 PM
L, 121-102
Feb. 10 at 8:00 PM
W, 114-122
Feb. 14 at 10:30 PM
L, 96-97
Feb. 15 at 9:00 PM
L, 137-101
Feb. 24 at 8:00 PM
Oklahoma City
L, 110-93
Feb. 26 at 3:30 PM
San Antonio
Feb. 28 at 10:30 PM
Mar. 3 at 10:30 PM
Mar. 5 at 9:30 PM
New Orleans
Mar. 7 at 8:30 PM

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Los Angeles Lakers Leaders

Lou Williams 18.59 Points

Julius Randle 8.06 Rebounds

D'Angelo Russell 4.71 Assists

Ivica Zubac 0.78 Blocks

Jordan Clarkson 1.22 Steals

Lou Williams 24.07 PER

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