Lakers sign Kostas Antetokounmpo to two-way deal

Basketball / NBA Jul 23, 2019

Lakers sign Kostas Antetokounmpo to two-way deal

The Los Angeles Lakers confirmed Monday they have gained the rights to Kostas Antetokounmpo, younger brother of Milwaukee's NBA MVP Giannis. The Lakers signed Kostas Antetokounmpo, 21, to a two-way contract by the Lakers. He appeared in two games for the Dallas Mavericks last season ...

Anthony Davis joins Lakers hoping championships will follow

Basketball / NBA Jul 14, 2019

Anthony Davis joins Lakers hoping championships will follow

Anthony Davis' year of uncertainty finally felt finished when he stood in the Los Angeles Lakers' training complex and proudly held up his new gold jersey while LeBron James looked on approvingly. After months of upheaval around his departure from New Orleans, the superstar forward ...

Lakers to interview Frank Vogel for coaching vacancy

Basketball / NBA May 10, 2019

Lakers to interview Frank Vogel for coaching vacancy

The Los Angeles Lakers are trying to quickly rebound in their head coaching search after failing to land Tyronn Lue. A person familiar with the search said former Indiana and Orlando coach Frank Vogel will be interviewed for the opening. The person spoke to The ...

Luke Walton gone after three seasons coaching the Lakers

Basketball / NBA Apr 13, 2019

Luke Walton gone after three seasons coaching the Lakers

Luke Walton is out as coach of the Los Angeles Lakers after three losing seasons. Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka announced Walton's departure Friday, three days after the abrupt resignation of president of basketball operations Magic Johnson. Pelinka called Walton leaving a mutual decision. Walton went ...

Magic Johnson abruptly resigns as Lakers' president

Basketball / NBA Apr 10, 2019

Magic Johnson abruptly resigns as Lakers' president

Magic Johnson abruptly quit as the Los Angeles Lakers' president of basketball operations Tuesday night, citing his desire to return to the simpler life he enjoyed as a wealthy businessman and beloved former player before taking charge of this franchise just over two years ...