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13 hrs ago | NBA.com

Scott negotiating contract to coach Lakers

As a coach, Scott has been to The Finals twice. But in 11 full seasons with the New Jersey Nets, New Orleans Hornets and Cleveland Cavaliers, he's had a winning record only four times.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Jeremy Lin, Kobe Bryant, Julius Randle, NBA Players, Houston Rockets, New Jersey Nets

Thu Jul 24, 2014

BleacherReport

Early Predictions for Los Angeles Lakers' Starting Lineup

Los Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak retooled the roster during free agency by trading for Jeremy Lin, adding Carlos Boozer via waiver claim and retaining Nick Young and Jordan Hill, among other moves.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Ryan Kelly, Jeremy Lin, Julius Randle, NBA Players, Jordan Clarkson, Houston Rockets

Los Angeles Times

Jeremy Lin's L.A. debut: Meeting the homeless on skid row

Newly acquired Laker Jeremy Lin waits for an interview at the training facility in El Segundo Thursday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Jeremy Lin, NBA Players, Houston Rockets, Xavier Henry

Lake Show Life

Ed Davis: Julius Randle's Complement

Julius Randle has been covered on LakeShowLife for well over six months. It's fortunate that he was able to fall onto the Lakers' laps as the #7 pick.

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Related Topix: Sports, NBA Basketball, Memphis Grizzlies, Ed Davis, NBA Players, Los Angeles Lakers, Robert Sacre, Xavier Henry

Examiner.com

Alternate jerseys, Rice wins 'MVP,' Young returns to Lakers

Washington Wizards PR released sneak peeks of Washington's new alternate jerseys, which will be available for purchase on October 1. Washington Wizards PR released sneak peeks of Washington's new alternate jerseys, which will be available for purchase on October 1. The Washington Wizards re-branded in 2011, with " a familiar yet modern twist " ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Washington Wizards, NBA Basketball, Los Angeles Lakers, Glen Rice Jr., Trevor Ariza, NBA Players, Otto Porter Jr.

BleacherReport

Can Jordan Clarkson Carve Out a Role with LA Lakers?:

Still, general manager Mitch Kupchak selected him with the 46th pick in the draft because he thought that, perhaps down the line, Clarkson could be a contributor for the Purple and Gold.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Steve Nash, Kobe Bryant, NBA Players

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Jordan Hill officially re-signs with Lakers

The Lakers made the signing of free agent Jordan Hill official on Wednesday, locking in the 6-foot-10 center/power forward to an estimated two-year, $18-million contract.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Jordan Hill, Wesley Johnson, Xavier Henry, Ed Davis, Memphis Grizzlies

Lake Show Life

Summer League: Does Kevin Murphy Make it to Training Camp?

One of the questionable roster positions on the Laker team is the small forward spot.

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Related Topix: NBA Players, Kevin Murphy, Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Tennessee Technological University NCAA, Tennessee Tech Golden Eagles NCAA Basketball, Xavier Henry

BleacherReport

Lakers News: Latest Buzz on Jeremy Lin, Free-Agent Signings and More

Not literally, of course, but it sure feels like it. Lakers fans are accustomed to sitting idly by as the draft rolls by after postseason contention, yet this year the franchise missed the playoffs for the first time since 2004-05 and had a lottery pick.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Kobe Bryant, NBA Players, Steve Nash, Ryan Kelly, Jordan Hill

BleacherReport

Why Julius Randle Is the Los Angeles Lakers' Most Pivotal Player Next Season

Too much of the Los Angeles Lakers ' future is veiled by mystery and chance, little of which will change during the 2014-15 NBA season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Steve Nash, Ryan Kelly, Kobe Bryant, NBA Players, Xavier Henry

BleacherReport

Lakers News: Los Angeles Smart to Re-Sign Nick Young and Ryan Kelly

The Los Angeles Lakers finished the 2013-14 NBA regular season with an abysmal 27-55 record, but the franchise has spent the entire offseason making smart moves like re-signing Nick Young and Ryan Kelly.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Ryan Kelly, NBA Players, Kobe Bryant, Steve Nash, Wesley Johnson

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Lake Show Life

A Bridge to Nowhere: The Lakers Coaching Hole

On April 30th, 2014, Mike D'antoni disastrously fell to his Lakers death. He boldly crashed into the icy terrain of failure and humiliation.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Kobe Bryant, NBA Players, Miami Heat, LeBron James, Chris Bosh

AM 570 KLAC

Lakers Free-agent roundup: Bring back Henry, Johnson and Kelly

The Los Angeles Lakers continued rounding out their roster by bringing back three members of last year's dismal 27-55 squad - swingman Xavier Henry , forward Wesley Johnson and prospective stretch four Ryan Kelly .

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Ryan Kelly, NBA Players, Wesley Johnson, Xavier Henry

Hardwood Paroxysm

Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak owns a Lakers guitar

Los Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak can play a sweet guitar riff on his Lakers guitar.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Ryan Kelly, NBA Players

Lake Show Life

Lakers' Plan B Is Not A White Flag

Mar 13, 2014; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward Ryan Kelly attempts a dunk against Oklahoma City Thunder forward Serge Ibaka during the first quarter at Chesapeake Energy Arena.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Ryan Kelly, NBA Players, Kobe Bryant, Kendall Marshall, Xavier Henry

Recordpub.com

NBA Notebook (July 21): Sterling needs Clippers sale to reportedly pay off debts

The chief financial officer of Donald Sterling's properties says the billionaire may be forced to sell a large portion of his real estate empire to cover $500 million in loans if he persists in refusing to sell the Los Angeles Clippers for $2 billion.

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Related Topix: Sports, San Antonio Spurs, NBA Basketball, Chicago Bulls, Los Angeles Lakers, Dallas Mavericks, Los Angeles Clippers, NBA Players

LA Daily News

Former Lakers star Michael Cooper diagnosed with early stage tongue cancer

Former Laker Michael Cooper will take a leave of absence as the head coach of the WNBA's Atlanta Dream because of early stage tongue cancer.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Ryan Kelly, NBA Players, More Sports, Atlanta Dream, WNBA Women's Basketball

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Rip City Project

Steve Blake & Mo Williams - Analytics of the Upgrade

December 1, 2013; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers small forward Nick Young celebrates after point guard Steve Blake scores a three point basket to end the first quarter against the Portland Trail Blazers at Staples Center.

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Related Topix: Sports, Portland Trail Blazers, NBA Basketball, Golden State Warriors, Steve Blake, Mo Williams, NBA Players, Los Angeles Lakers

CBS Local

Nick Young Signs Multi-Year Deal To Stay On Lakers Squad

Nick Young #0 of the Los Angeles Lakers handles the ball against Steve Blake #25 of the Golden State Warriors at Staples Center on April 11, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, NBA Players, Pau Gasol, Ryan Kelly, Kobe Bryant

TSN.ca

Lakers re-sign Nick Young

General manager Mitch Kupchak on Monday described Young as a "bright spot" during last year's losing season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA Basketball, Ryan Kelly, NBA Players, NCAA Basketball, NCAA Sports, Duke Blue Devils NCAA Basketball, Duke University NCAA

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