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  1. Wolves Finally Come out on Top After Heartache, Bad LuckRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | ABC News

    ... un in 2012. They had to endure David Kahn's arrival and Kevin Love's exit; draft busts like Derrick Williams, Wesley Johnson and Jonny Flynn; and 16 trips to the lottery without improving their draft position once.

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  2. Lakers free agency rumors: Clippers interested in Wesley Johnson, according to reportRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Silver Screen and Roll

    The Clippers are interested in signing Wesley Johnson to improve their depth on the wing this summer, according to Ramona Shelburne of ESPN.com . The Clippers had issues with their small forward production this season, and as of now only have Matt Barnes locked in at that position on a non-guaranteed deal worth $3,542,500 .

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  3. How the Lakers can rebuild if they survive the NBA Draft lotteryRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | Silver Screen and Roll

    ... pastures while others simply preferred inertia to sunny California. LA was soon trotting out the likes of Wesley Johnson , Ronnie Price and Jabari Brown as the losses mounted higher and higher. The decline was slow and painful. Watching Kobe ...

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  4. Lakers Must Be Willing To Outspend Competitors This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | Lake Show Life

    Sep 29, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant talks with James Worthy during media day at the team practice facility in El Segundo. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports The Lakers' starting line-up for the first game of the 2014-15 season was Jeremy Lin and Kobe Bryant at guard, Wesley Johnson and Carlos Boozer at forward, and Jordan Hill at center.

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  5. NBA Draft takes over Lakers top 5 stories of the weekRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Silver Screen and Roll

    ... mean anything until it's set in stone on May 19. 5. On the note of lottery players, let's close this out on Wesley Johnson. The former fourth-overall pick out of Syracuse has had a fair shot to find his niche in Los Angeles. Instead, it's been more ...

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  6. Dukea s Justise Winslow could help Lakersa perimeter defenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | LA Daily News

    ... athleticism. The Lakers sure could use that help after finishing 29th out of 30 NBA teams in total defense. Wesley Johnson's inconsistency leaves the Lakers with mixed feelings on whether they will re-sign him as a free agent. Nick Young's 13.4 ...

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  7. Wesley Johnson is playing his way out of the NBARead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Silver Screen and Roll

    Wesley Johnson looks like he should be one of the best basketball players in the NBA. With a mammoth wingspan and still-freakish athleticism, the swingman simply looks like he was put on this Earth for one reason: to play basketball, and to do it very, very well.

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  8. Kobe Bryant's fight against Father TimeRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Silver Screen and Roll

    ... his 6-game 2013-2014 season). Opposing teams focused their defensive efforts on him, knowing that leaving Wesley Johnson or Jeremy Lin open wouldn't hurt them. The vulture-like fan bases of opposing teams have circled, and they have celebrated the ...

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  9. Rock: Elijah Millsap's agent is Daniel Hazan, a 23-year-old wunderkindRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Deseret News

    Utah Jazz guard Elijah Millsap goes to the basket as Los Angeles Lakers' Wesley Johnson and Jeremy Lin defend in the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, in Salt Lake City. The Lakers won 100-97.

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  10. Lakers Rumors: Jimmy Butler Will Be Offered Max DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Lake Show Life

    Dec 25, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bulls guard Jimmy Butler dribbles the ball as Los Angeles Lakers forward Wesley Johnson defends during the second quarter at the United Center. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports The Chicago Bulls currently have a 2-1 series lead after Derrick Rose banked in a three pointer to give them a 96-99 victory over the Cavs. The Bulls are desperately trying to beat LeBron James and finally get over the hump after several failed attempts.

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  11. The Lakers shouldn't bring Wesley Johnson backRead the original story

    Friday May 1 | Silver Screen and Roll

    In the next entry in our off-season post series, the Silver Screen & Roll crew takes the pulse on the Lakers' future with unrestricted free agent Wesley Johnson Every week up until the sounding bell of the player signing period in July, we'll be polling the SS&R writing staff to see what their thoughts are on the Lakers ' upcoming free agents, their potential market value and whether or not they'll be in the purple and gold next season. Our next free agent: Wesley Johnson It would appear the veteran's minimum is the least the team can offer Johnson short of just not offering him a contract.

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  12. 5 Value Free Agents the Los Angeles Lakers Should Target This OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | BleacherReport

    ... this season. He would be an enormous upgrade for the Lakers after two underwhelming seasons from free agent Wesley Johnson. The Magic have a qualifying offer on Harris for $4,433,683. The question is, how much of a bump is enough? The true value of ...

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  13. 5 Value Free-Agents the Los Angeles Lakers Should Target This OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | BleacherReport

    ... this season, and would be an enormous upgrade for the Lakers after two underwhelming seasons from free agent Wesley Johnson. The Magic have a qualifying offer on Harris for $4,433,683. The question is, how much of a bump is enough? The true value of ...

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  14. Worst Lakers team says goodbye with exit interviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | The Orange County Register

    ... Scott an interest in returning to the Lakers only if they are able to build a contender this summer, while Wesley Johnson said he would like to return, but his priority is in getting a multi-year contract after three straight years of free agency. ...

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  15. Lakers' Ryan Kelly wants to improve his shooting over the off-seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... and defensively," said Kelly, who averaged 5.2 assists over five games in April before an injury to Wesley Johnson moved him back to small forward. "I'm going to train to be a four, a stretch four," said Kelly of his summer plans. "I've got to be a ...

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  16. Lakers' Wesley Johnson enters frustrating part of his life -- againRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Lakers small forward Wesley Johnson tries to steal the ball from Boston Celtics point guard Avery Bradley during the Lakers' win back in February. Lakers small forward Wesley Johnson tries to steal the ball from Boston Celtics point guard Avery Bradley during the Lakers' win back in February.

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  17. Kings Beat Lakers 122-99, Sending LA To Worst Season EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... franchise low of .264 posted by the 1957-58 Minneapolis Lakers, who went 19-53. Rookie Jordan Clarkson and Wesley Johnson missed the finale with injuries, which have already sidelined nine Los Angeles players for the season. The Lakers missed 339 ...

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  18. Lakers lose franchise-worst 61st game to KingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | ESPN

    ... league-leading mark of 319. They also had only eight available players Wednesday with Jordan Clarkson and Wesley Johnson each missed the game with sprained left ankles. For much of the season, it seemed as if New York would finish with the league's ...

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  19. Kings Crush Lakers 122-99, Send LA To Worst Season In HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... franchise low of .264 posted by the 1957-58 Minneapolis Lakers, who went 19-53. Rookie Jordan Clarkson and Wesley Johnson were the latest Lakers to sit out with injuries, which have already sidelined nine Los Angeles players for the season. The ...

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  20. Lakers End Their Worst Season in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | NBC Los Angeles

    ... due to a sprained ankle sustained in Monday's loss to the same Kings team. Also, the team confirmed that Wesley Johnson would miss out with the same injury sustained in Sunday's loss to the Dallas Mavericks. "Hilarious," was the word Lakers coach ...

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