Los Angeles Lakers

5th Pacific | 0-0
  • Field Goal %
    41.4 FG%
  • 3-point %
    31.7 3P%
  • Points Scored
    97 PPG
  • Total Rebounds
    43.0 RPG
  • Bleacher Report

    New Coach. New Players. New Attitude: The Lakers Are Finally Smiling Again

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — The common belief behind rebuilding is that you have to hit rock bottom. You have to feel so bad that you're truly motivated to feel good again. Dig a deep ditch—then build the big building...Read the full article on Bleacher

  • Cal Ripken Jr. Opens Up About the Hardest, Most Painful Games He Ever Played

    Cal Ripken Jr. Opens Up About the Hardest, Most Painful Games He Ever Played

    From EsquireNo one will ever again do what Cal Ripken did. He played 2,632 Major League Baseball games in a row, beating Lou Gehrig's unbeatable record in the process. He was a formidable competitor outside of that, but that will be his legacy. His Hall

  • Lakers Nation

    Lakers News: Players Have Discussed Potential National Anthem Protests

    San Francisco 49ers backup quarterback Colin Kaepernick made national news recently, as he decided to sit for the national anthem to protest social injustice, and the treatment of African-Americans and other minorities by law enforcement in recent times in particular. Along with kneeling many players have raised their right fist, which is a symbol of solidarity and support and began at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City as USA medal winners John Carlos and Tommie Smith gave the raised fist salute during the national anthem after winning their medals as a protest on behalf of the Olympic Project for Human Rights and as a sign of “black power”. Additionally teams have been united in the fight for equality, as teams like the Seattle Seahawks have locked arms to show their unity.