Mitch Kupchak

Miami Heat forward LeBron James, left, passes around Los Angeles Lakers guard Wesley Johnson during the second half of an NBA basketball game in Los Angeles, Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

Lakers sign Wesley Johnson

  The Los Angeles Lakers have signed free agent forward Wesley Johnson, it was announced today by General Manager Mitch Kupchak.  Per team policy, terms of the agreement were not released.   “I’m happy to […]

07/28/2014

Missouri's Jordan Clarkson, left, drives around Davidson’s Brian Sullivan as he moves toward the basket during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in the first round of the NIT, Tuesday, March 18, 2014, in Columbia, Mo. (AP Photo/L.G. Patterson)

Lakers acquire draft rights to Jordan Clarkson

The Los Angeles Lakers have acquired the draft rights to Jordan Clarkson, selected 46th overall in the 2014 NBA Draft, from the Washington Wizards in exchange for cash considerations, it was announced tonight by General […]

06/27/2014

FILE - In this Feb. 28, 2014, file photo, Los Angeles Lakers head coach Mike D'Antoni gestures during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Sacramento Kings in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill, File)

Lakers coach Mike D’Antoni resigns

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles Lakers coach Mike D’Antoni resigned Wednesday after less than two seasons on the job. Team spokesman John Black confirmed D’Antoni’s resignation, ending the brief tenure of the Lakers’ fourth […]

05/01/2014

Kobe Bryant

Lakers sign Kobe Bryant to 2-year extension

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers signed Kobe Bryant to a two-year contract extension Monday, securing the fourth-leading scorer in NBA history into his 20th season with the franchise. Bryant hasn’t played […]

11/25/2013

Los Angeles Lakers' Metta World Peace blocks a shot by Los Angeles Clippers' Chris Paul during a preseason game at Staples Center.  (AP Photo)

Peace out: Lakers waive Metta World Peace

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — It’s Peace out for the Los Angeles Lakers. They waived Metta World Peace on Thursday under the NBA’s amnesty provision, which will save the team about $15 million in luxury […]

07/12/2013

Bret Lewis

The high price of doing business

What a difference a year makes. Just 12 months ago, Lakers fans wanted nothing more than to get center Dwight Howard, the perennial “Defensive Player of the Year.” And despite coming off back surgery… he […]

05/21/2013

D'Antoni's official introduction today

EL SEGUNDO (CNS) – The Los Angeles Lakers will introduce Mike D’Antoni as their coach today, one day after his selection drew criticism from Laker legend Earvin “Magic” Johnson, now a team vice president. “To […]

11/15/2012

Lakers announce new coach

Mike D’Antoni will be the next coach of the Los Angeles Lakers, the Los Angeles Times reports. D’Antoni, who coached the New York Knicks last season and the Phoenix Suns earlier, signed a three-year deal […]

11/12/2012

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