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NBA Rumors: Lakers Seeking To Unload Sasha Vujacic To Timberwolves

July 30th, 2010
The Los Angeles Lakers have contacted the Minnesota Timberwolves about the possible salary dump of reserve shooter Sasha Vujacic. The Slovenian guard averaged 3.1 points in 7.6 minutes a game in the 2010 NBA playoffs. In exchange for Vujacic, the Lakers would receive former Cavaliers guard Delonte West, who flourished during ...

LA Lakers Will Carry 14 Players Into 2010-2011 NBA Season

July 24th, 2010
With 11 players under contract for the 2010-2011 NBA season, the Lakers intend on rounding out the roster with the addition of three more players. Two of those open spots will be reserved for the Lakers' second-round picks, Devin Ebanks and Derrick Caracter, who impressed the organization with their play in ...

LA Lakers To Re-sign Shannon Brown, Tracy McGrady No Longer an Option

July 15th, 2010
With veteran guard Raja Bell spurning the Lakers to play for the Utah Jazz, the Lakers have decided to extend a multi-year contract offer to guard Shannon Brown using the remaining portion of the MLE. Shannon Brown's agent Mark Bartelstein indicated that the guard will likely accept the Lakers' offer after ...

NBA Free Agency Rumor: Raja Bell Used LA Lakers As Leverage for Utah Jazz Offer

July 14th, 2010
When veteran guard Raja Bell refuted that he had rejected a contract offer by the Los Angeles Lakers, he failed to mention how he did not meet the contract deadline set by the Lakers' front office. The Los Angeles Lakers had originally given Bell a Friday night, July 9 deadline to ...

NBA Free Agency Rumor: LA Lakers Keeping Quiet on Tracy McGrady Negotiation

July 3rd, 2010
Since his agent last communicated the veteran guard's wishes to the Lakers' organization back in early June, Tracy McGrady's camp has not received any contract offer from the Los Angeles Lakers. McGrady still holds great interest in playing for the champion Lakers, yet the team has yet to initiate any contract ...

2010 NBA Draft Rumors: Los Angeles Lakers High on Jerome Randle, Brian Zoubek

June 22nd, 2010
With the 2010 NBA Draft drawing near, the Los Angeles Lakers are turning their heads toward the dozens of prospects in this year's pool of young players. With the 43rd and 58th overall picks in this year's NBA Draft, the Lakers are looking to add a reserve player who will make ...

NBA Free Agency: Tracy McGrady Strongly Interested In Lakers

June 20th, 2010
Tracy McGrady would like to sign with the 2010 NBA champion Lakers, and has forwarded that sentiment to his agent and close colleagues, according to sources within the Lakers' front office. Tracy McGrady, a perennial All-Star and two-time NBA Scoring champion, has undergone a significant hit ...

2010 NBA Champion Lakers Seeking To Upgrade Roster

June 19th, 2010
With the final game of the 2010 NBA Finals having come to an end, the Lakers organization has been preparing to make several offseason changes in addition to planning the upcoming championship parade on Monday, June 21, 2010. First, the Lakers are making it their high priority to re-sign head coach ...

Kobe Wants LeBron in the 2010 NBA Finals, Eager To Disprove Critics

March 23rd, 2010
Make no mistake, Kobe Bryant hears everything that the media has been writing about him. With the argument that Kobe cannot win a championship without Shaq being refuted, Kobe is patiently enduring new criticism coming from all directions. Kobe has read the false media speculation claiming that the Lakers team is internally ...

NBA Trade Rumors: LA Lakers Unlikely To Get Kirk Hinrich, Considering Options

February 17th, 2010
There has been no serious movement on the Lakers' side in furthering a possible Hinrich deal with the Chicago Bulls, despite both teams' efforts to recruit a third team. The Minnesota Timberwolves have been contacted about facilitating a Hinrich trade, but General Manager David Kahn is hesitant to take on the ...