• How the Lakers should approach free agency
  • It’s championship or bust for the Lakers after acquiring Anthony Davis
  • LeBron reaches a milestone, but Lakers continue to spiral downward
  • What the Lakers need to do to make it into the playoffs
  • Lakers limp into the All-Star break

How the Lakers should approach free agency

It’s no secret that this year’s upcoming 2019 NBA free agency is a big one that can shift the balance of power in the NBA. With the Golden State Warriors being hampered by injuries, no one knows how good they’ll be with Durant and Thompson likely going to miss a significant amount of time next season. In Durant’s case, he’ll be one of the most sought out free agents. In…

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It’s championship or bust for the Lakers after acquiring Anthony Davis

On Saturday June 15, 2019, Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN gave us the news we were waiting for. The Lakers have acquired Anthonty Davis from the New Orleans Pelicans in a blockbuster trade. It’s been known since this past NBA trade deadline that the Lakers had their sights on Anthony Davis and vice-versa. Unfortunately, during that time the previous general manager for the Pelicans (Dell Demps) was asking for the entire…

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LeBron reaches a milestone, but Lakers continue to spiral downward

Last night LeBron James reached a great milestone in his illustrious career by passing his idol Michael Jordan on the NBA’s all-time scoring list. LeBron James is now in sole posession of 4th on that list, with Kobe Bryant ahead of him and possibly within reach. James is at 32,311 points and Bryant is at 33,643 points. James is only 1,332 points behind Bryant and could possibly surpass him in…

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What the Lakers need to do to make it into the playoffs

As the All-Star game came into a close this past weekend, which signifies the start to the second half of the season, the Lakers will find themselves in a precarious position. The Lakers only have 25 remaining and will need a significant push to try and make it into the 2019 NBA Playoffs. The first half of the season was marred with suspension, injuries, and rumors which may have affected…

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Lakers limp into the All-Star break

The Lakers fell to yet another team with low expectations as the Lakers barely limp into the All-Star break. After winning a miraculous game against their heated rival, the Celtics just a few nights ago, the Lakers laid another egg last night to the Atlanta Hawks. After falling to the Sixers previously, the defense was lacking and it’s apparent. All season, the Lakers have played in spurts. Usually slow during…

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Why trying to acquire Davis at the trade deadline will be difficult

It’s no secret since Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN dropped a bombshell on Monday, that Anthony Davis would not sign an extension with the Pelicans and has requested a trade, that the Lakers would somehow have ties in all this. Ever since Davis signed with Rich Paul and Klutch Sports there were already speculation that Davis could potentially team up with LeBron in Los Angeles. Fast forward to today, and it’s…

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Why free throws aren’t just a problem, they’re a major problem for the Lakers

Who would have thought that free throws would be a big problem for the Lakers this season? Not only has it become a problem, it’s become a major problem for the team. Even Lakers fans have started to notice how bad it is. As it currently stands, the Lakers are ranked dead last in the league in team free throw percentage at an abysmal 68.6%. Last season, the Lakers were…

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20 games into the season and the Lakers are right where we thought they would be

It’s been twenty games into the season and the Lakers are 11-9. Even after last night’s terrible loss to the Nuggets, the Lakers are right where we thought they would be. In all honestly, they’re actually slightly better. We thought the first month, the Lakers would struggle since they’ve got a lot of new pieces and still trying to figure things out. We were thinking they’d be 10-10 or even…

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Lakers might be worse in defense if it wasn’t for McGee

The recent struggles of the Lakers can be attributed to the poor defense. Opponents seem to be shooting at a high percentage against the Lakers and it’s something that needs to be addressed. As it stands, the Lakers are tied with several other teams at 15 in the defensive rating category. Only the Suns, Wizards, and Cavs are much worse and are at the bottom of the league. There is…

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