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  • 2018-19 LA Lakers roster: Lonzo Ball player profile

    2018-19 LA Lakers roster: Lonzo Ball player profile

    With the NBA releasing the schedule for the upcoming season, Los Angeles Lakers fans can begin to look forward to what should be a promising year at Staples Center.  One of the most intriguing storylines will be the development of point guard Lonzo Ball. Much of the fanfare that followed Ball was...
  • Lonzo Ball to undergo left knee surgery

    Lonzo Ball to undergo left knee surgery

    In order to return to full health for the 2018-19 season, Los Angeles Lakers guard Lonzo Ball will undergo arthroscopic surgery on his left knee. The left knee has emerged as a problematic injury for the promising young Ball. During his rookie campaign, the versatile point guard dealt with numerous...
  • Lonzo Ball returns to court after offseason procedure

    Lonzo Ball returns to court after offseason procedure

    In order to help rehabilitate his left knee injury, Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball underwent a platelet-rich plasma shot roughly a month ago. The goal was to strengthen and stabilize his knee. The recovery included staying off the court for a month, and following an offseason lifting...
  • LiAngelo Ball enjoys successful workout with Lakers

    LiAngelo Ball enjoys successful workout with Lakers

    LiAngelo Ball received his chance to woo the Los Angeles Lakers in a recent workout, and he has apparently made the most of his opportunity. According to LiAngelo, the younger brother of Lonzo, he competed in several different drills with five others players as Magic Johnson and Luke Walton observed...
  • Los Angeles Lakers set to work out LiAngelo Ball

    Los Angeles Lakers set to work out LiAngelo Ball

    As the Los Angeles Lakers complete their due diligence prior to the NBA Draft which will take place on June 21 in Brooklyn, New York, they have put together a list of prospects on whom they’d like to keep an eye. Among them, Lonzo Ball’s younger brother, LiAngelo. The Lakers have planned to evaluate...
  • Inaugural JBA season set to kick off

    Inaugural JBA season set to kick off

    With drama swirling around the NCAA in 2018, LaVar Ball–father of Los Angeles Lakers rookie point guard Lonzo–has established the Junior Basketball Association (JBA). Games will be coming to local arenas near you. The 8-team league will kick off its regular-season schedule on June 21–the same day as...
  • Lonzo Ball assesses rookie campaign

    Lonzo Ball assesses rookie campaign

    Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball endured an up and down rookie season, one characterized by injuries and inconsistencies. He did, however, show flashes of brilliance, the kind that will energize the Lakers fan base moving forward. The Lakers have a bright future with Ball and fellow rookies...
  • Lonzo Ball prepares for important offseason

    Lonzo Ball prepares for important offseason

    During the Los Angeles Lakers’ exit interviews Thursday, Lonzo Ball had a chance to reflect on what was a tumultuous rookie season. Ball displayed moments of brilliance while also struggling with his shooting amidst an injury-plagued campaign. Ball missed 30 games during the 2017-18 campaign. In...
  • Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram could still play this season

    Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram could still play this season

    With two games left in the Los Angeles Lakers’ 2017-18 season, there is still a chance that the Staples Center faithful could see Lonzo Ball and Brandon Ingram suit up again this season. Both players have missed substantial time due to injury. Ball has missed the last six games with a bruised knee...
  • Josh Hart returns for Lakers as Lonzo Ball sits with injury

    Josh Hart returns for Lakers as Lonzo Ball sits with injury

    Los Angeles Lakers rookies Lonzo Ball and Josh Hart essentially completed a game of trading places over the weekend. Hart returned from a lengthy absence while dealing with a broken fourth metacarpal bone in his left hand. Hart’s injury, which occurred on Feb. 28, sidelined the guard for one month...
  • Watch: Lakers’ Lonzo Ball & Kyle Kuzma jam out to the Grateful Dead during practice

    Watch: Lakers’ Lonzo Ball & Kyle Kuzma jam out to the Grateful Dead during practice

    The 2017-2018 NBA season has almost reached its end. As March Madness turns into April showers (raining three-pointers!) professional teams across the country are finding different ways to prep for the playoff run. Over in Laker-land, the Los Angeles team is still fully in the mindset of competition...
  • Lakers’ Luke Walton envisions bright future for Lonzo Ball

    Lakers’ Luke Walton envisions bright future for Lonzo Ball

    Like any rookie, Lonzo Ball has endured his ups and downs in 2017-18. He’s collected triple-doubles, missed time with injury, clanked shots off the rim, and buried game-clinching jumpers. For the season, Ball has shown more good than bad, offering the Los Angeles Lakers a bright future at the point...
  • Los Angeles Lakers get revenge on Denver Nuggets

    Los Angeles Lakers get revenge on Denver Nuggets

    The Los Angeles Lakers and Denver Nuggets are taking their rivalry to a whole new level. After meeting in the playoffs throughout the years, namely pitting Kobe Bryant against Carmelo Anthony, the Western Conference foes have seemingly built a tense matchup worth watching in the future. Jamal Murray...
  • Los Angeles Lakers prepare for feisty rematch with Denver Nuggets

    Los Angeles Lakers prepare for feisty rematch with Denver Nuggets

    Denver Nuggets guard Jamal Murray has made himself Public Enemy No. 1 for the Los Angeles Lakers and their fans. When Murray and the Nuggets return to Staples Center on Tuesday night, the arena should feature a playoff-type atmosphere. Murray initially drew the Lakers’ ire when he dribbled around...
  • Lonzo Ball making Los Angeles attractive free agent destination

    Lonzo Ball making Los Angeles attractive free agent destination

    The last two weeks have made quite a difference for the Los Angeles Lakers’ future. Not only is the team racking up wins, but the Lakers’ core players are excelling. Both Lonzo Ball and Julius Randle have stood out in Los Angeles’ 5-game winning streak.  Ball, especially, has the opportunity to make...
  • De’Aaron Fox provides Sacramento Kings optimism for future

    De’Aaron Fox provides Sacramento Kings optimism for future

    Although the rebuilding Sacramento Kings have not had much to cheer about in 2017-18, many of the theatrics have come courtesy of rookie point guard De’Aaron Fox.  The electric point guard gained fame for his impressive performance against rookie standout Lonzo Ball in last season’s NCAA Tournament...
  • Lonzo Ball, Lakers continue hot streak

    Lonzo Ball, Lakers continue hot streak

    Even though the Los Angeles Lakers will likely miss the playoffs in 2017-18, their progress throughout the season has been evident. The Lakers have won 16 games since Jan. 7, a mark bested only by the Houston Rockets, who currently own the NBA’s best record. What’s more, they have seen notable...
  • Lakers guard Lonzo Ball strong since return from injury

    Lakers guard Lonzo Ball strong since return from injury

    In the past two games in which Lonzo Ball has played, the Los Angeles Lakers have caught a glimpse of the talent that warranted the No. 2 overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft. Ball, who is currently restricted to 25 minutes as he regains form from his sprained MCL, shot a perfect 4-for-4 from the...
  • Los Angeles Lakers look to gather momentum after All-Star break

    Los Angeles Lakers look to gather momentum after All-Star break

    Even though the playoffs seem like a long shot, the Los Angeles Lakers have the chance to get off to a good start following the All-Star break. With point guard Lonzo Ball set to return from a knee injury–and Isaiah Thomas in the fold–the Lakers will face three non-playoff teams after the hiatus...
  • De’Aaron Fox to compete in 2018 Mtn Dew Kickstart Rising Stars

    De’Aaron Fox to compete in 2018 Mtn Dew Kickstart Rising Stars

    With Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball coming back from a knee injury, Sacramento Kings guard De’Aaron Fox has been named to the 2018 Mtn Dew Kickstart Rising Stars during All-Star weekend. The event will take place Friday night, Feb. 16, in Staples Center. The game will be televised on TNT...
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