To the surprise of no one, except maybe people within the organization, the Los Angeles Lakers are struggling in the 2022-23 NBA season. While they have begun showing some signs of life in recent games, as they have gone 7-3 in their last 10 games, there is still plenty of work to do.
‘Lakers basketball right there’: Darvin Ham delivers rousing locker room speech after masterful win vs. Giannis, Bucks
Darvin Ham came into Friday’s game against the Milwaukee Bucks with a little extra motivation. This was the first time the Los Angeles Lakers head coach was facing off against the team that he spent the last four years on before making the move to Hollywood. This is exactly...
The Los Angeles Lakers turned in perhaps their biggest win of the season thus far on Friday night after taking down Giannis Antetokounmpo and the mighty Milwaukee Bucks on their own home court, 133-129. It may have come at a cost, though, with LeBron James now a doubt for Sunday’s clash against the Washington Wizards.
‘We’re climbing’: LeBron James sends stern reminder to NBA as Lakers rise in standings after huge Bucks win
After Friday’s massive win over the Milwaukee Bucks, the Los Angeles Lakers are now 9-12 to start the season. They’re still three games below .500, but it’s hard to deny that LeBron James and Co. have made significant strides of late — especially considering how they were 2-10 just a few weeks ago.
Russell Westbrook spoke about his heated exchange with a fan in the game against the Milwaukee Bucks, as he said that the individual crossed a line.
Magic Johnson has nothing but love and admiration for LeBron James after the Los Angeles Lakers star passed him for sixth place on the NBA all-time assist list. James achieved the feat on Friday after helping the Lakers take down the Milwaukee Bucks. He needed nine assists to break Johnson’s mark of 10,141 assists, and […] The post Lakers icon Magic Johnson drops GOAT take on LeBron James’ generational impact appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Lakers Legend Magic Johnson Says Anthony Davis Could Be In The MVP Conversation By The End Of The Season
Magic Johnson says Anthony Davis will be in MVP conversation by the end of the season.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Bobby Portis scored 20 points and the Milwaukee Bucks beat the Charlotte Hornets 105-96 on Saturday night, despite missing star forward Giannis Antetokounmpo. “Everybody gives themselves up for the betterment of the team,” Portis said of Milwaukee’s depth. “Everybody sacrifices and works extremely hard on this team. There are no egos.” Antetokounmpo, a two-time MVP, sat out with left knee soreness, one night after scoring 40 points in a home loss to the Los Angeles Lakers. Jordan Nwora added 17 points and Brook Lopez and Jevon Carter each scored 14 for the Bucks.
Bobby Portis scored 20 points and the Milwaukee Bucks used some makeshift lineups in a 105-96 road victory against the
LeBron James just passed Magic Johnson on the NBA’s all-time assist leaderboard, and sure enough, the Los Angeles Lakers superstar couldn’t be any happier with the incredible feat. After Friday’s game against the Milwaukee Bucks, James expressed how humbled and honored he is to be able to break...
Giannis Antetokounmpo, Jrue Holiday, Khris Middleton updates leave Bucks rotation anemic vs. Hornets
The Milwaukee Bucks could be in bad shape health-wise when they take the court against the Charlotte Hornets on Saturday night. Giannis, Khris Middleton and Jrue Holiday were all ruled out by the Bucks, according to Jim Owczarski on Twitter. Giannis, Khris Middleton and Jrue Holiday have each been dealing with injuries lately, and the […] The post Giannis Antetokounmpo, Jrue Holiday, Khris Middleton updates leave Bucks rotation anemic vs. Hornets appeared first on ClutchPoints.
L.A. ‘Had Internal Discussions’ About Trading Russell Westbrook For Bulls’ DeMar DeRozan & Nikola Vucevic
The Los Angeles Lakers were expected to make a Russell Westbrook trade during the 2022-23 NBA season not long ago, but the franchise’s plans seem to have changed amid the team’s recent results. L.A. has won seven of its last nine games since starting the campaign with a...
The Portland Trail Blazers have been on the wrong side of a one-way rivalry with the Utah Jazz and are hoping to record their first victory since May 12 of last year. Portland will take on Utah at 9 p.m. ET Saturday at Vivint Arena after having had a few days off. The Jazz should still be riding high after a big win, while Rip City will be looking to right the ship.
After an atrocious start to their 2022-23 campaign, the Los Angeles Lakers have begun to slowly turn their momentum around for the better. Through the first 12 games played, the Lakers dropped 10 which included a pair of four-game losing streaks that resulted in a previous second-to-last place standing in the Western Conference. A nearly cold-as-can-be stretch that not only saw the Lakers pile up their loss column but featured some noteworthy struggles from — now big-time team contributors — Anthony Davis and Russell Westbrook.
SALT LAKE CITY – Jazz center Walker Kessler threw down a slam dunk after a beautiful assist from Kelly Olynyk during Utah’s game against the Portland Trail Blazers. The Jazz hosted the Blazers at Vivint Arena on Saturday, December 3. With 1:15 to go in the opening quarter,...
LeBron James is on the injury report for Sunday's game between the Los Angeles Lakers and Washington Wizards.
Los Angeles Lakers Russell Westbrook hasn't committed a turnover in two games following their victories over the Portland Trailblazers and Milwaukee Bucks
The Milwaukee Bucks and Charlotte Hornets are facing off in North Carolina on Saturday.
Lakers star LeBron James doubles down on Anthony Davis high praise after dominant performance vs. Giannis, Bucks
The Los Angeles Lakers may have just officially turned their season around after their massive win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Friday night. It’s obviously still way too early in the season, but this victory could have a significant impact on LA after taking down Giannis Antetkounmpo and Co. on their own home floor.