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  1. Midsummer update: How many needs have the Lakers filled?

    Brian Kamenetzky

    Early last month, I looked at some pressing needs for the Lakers heading into the summer's draft/free-agency period, noting similarities to the list from the summer of 2011. Now the collegians and internationals have all been selected. Players, inclu...

    Blog | July 23, 2012
  2. What L.A. wants for Gasol (today, at least), and a trade rumor th...

    Brian Kamenetzky's Marc Stein and Chad Ford report the Lakers are (surprise!) shopping Pau Gasol around the league "in an effort to acquire a top-10 pick in Thursday's draft. The Lakers also are seeking an established player along with the pick if they're to...

    Blog | June 27, 2012
  3. Four "What ifs?" for the Lakers and the draft

    Brian Kamenetzky

    Back in the olden days, when the Lakers were the West's dominant franchise and the CBA didn't exist to stunt the franchise's championship dreams, the NBA draft was fun, but ultimately a night belonging to the league's weaker sisters. "Look at thos...

    Blog | June 26, 2012
  4. Pay no attention to the man behind the curtain

    Brian Kamenetzky

    Lakers scion/executive vice president of Player Personnel Jim Buss, continuing a concerted (and badly needed) effort to make himself more accessible to the Lakers-loving public, answered questions for T.J. Simers of the L.A. Times Tuesday. They co...

    Blog | June 20, 2012
  5. Ramon Sessions will become a free agent

    Brian Kamenetzky

    The list of players under contract with the Lakers is a little smaller. As ESPNLA's Dave McMenamin reports, point guard Ramon Sessions , has declined to exercise his player option for next season, worth $4.55 million, and will instead become an unres...

    Blog | June 19, 2012
  6. 2011-12 Report Card: Ramon Sessions

    Brian Kamenetzky

    Only in the anticipation his arrival would usher in a Technicolor world of fast break awe and pick and roll wonder were there big hopes and expectations for Ramon Sessions in Los Angeles. Overstatement, sure, but lack of production at the point gu...

    Blog | May 29, 2012
  7. Mitch Kupchak exit interview: Lakers won't stand still

    Brian Kamenetzky

    I don't envy Mitch Kupchak's job in the slightest. The Lakers have slipped a notch below the league's most elite teams, and don't have many assets -- whether in draft picks, young trade prospects, or salary flexibility -- with which to improve the te...

    Blog | May 24, 2012
  8. Devin Ebanks Exit Interview - Hopes to build on 2011-12 season

    Brian Kamenetzky

    MORE EXIT INTERVIEWS: Ramon Sessions Jordan Hill Metta World Peace Second year forward Devin Ebanks began the year as the starting small forward, playing 81 minutes in the first four games before Mike Brown replaced him in the first...

    Blog | May 23, 2012
  9. Ramon Sessions Exit Interview: Wants to remain with the Lakers

    Brian Kamenetzky

    Speaking to the media less than 24 hours after what might gently be described as a disastrous performance in L.A.'s Game 5 loss Monday night in Oklahoma City, Ramon Sessions made it clear he wants to stay with the Lakers. "[I] definitely hope to b...

    Blog | May 22, 2012
  10. 8 questions facing the Lakers this offseason

    Brian Kamenetzky

    For the second straight season, the Los Angeles Lakers have been bounced in the second round of the NBA playoffs. Not cause for panic in many markets, but in Los Angeles, where expectations are always stratospheric and Kobe Bryant is far closer to th...

    Blog | May 21, 2012
  11. Rapid Reaction, Game 4 - Thunder 103, Lakers 100

    Brian Kamenetzky

    For the second time in the series, the Lakers had a game in their hands, and for the second time, they let it get away. In the process, they allowed any realistic chance of advancing to get away, too. This will be one the locals talk about for a w...

    Blog | May 19, 2012
  12. PodKast: Game 2 disaster, looking to Game 3, Sessions, and more

    Brian Kamenetzky

    Sometimes with a night's rest, the dawn of a new morning, and the opportunity for some fresh perspective, in the rear view mirror a game can look a little different. Sometimes. Game 2 Wednesday in Oklahoma City doesn't qualify. As we s...

    Blog | May 17, 2012
  13. Today's Lakers chat transcript

    Brian Kamenetzky

    Lots of talk about the debacle in Game 1 (has "The World Naked Gardening Day Pruning" caught on, yet? I didn't think so.), and looking ahead to tonight's Game 2. And while there is still a lot of hoops left to play against OKC, more than a few fan...

    Blog | May 16, 2012
  14. A very crowded drawing board

    Brian Kamenetzky

    On May 27, 1985, the Celtics destroyed the Lakers in Game 1 of the NBA Finals, 148-114, a game quickly declared the "Memorial Day Massacre." The Lakers, of course, went on to win the series in six games, finally vanquishing the Celtics curse. ...

    Blog | May 15, 2012
  15. PodKast: On this year's Lakers vs. last, Gasol's sacrifice, and m...

    Brian Kamenetzky

    The Lakers are up 2-0 on the Nuggets, and to celebrate we hit the studio for a podcast, and a lively one at that. We started by asking whether the Lakers have changed expectations surrounding their postseason with the quality of their play, partic...

    Blog | May 03, 2012
  16. Matt Barnes will play in Game 1 vs. Denver (practice video)

    Brian Kamenetzky

    He's not exactly healthy -- asked what causes pain for his sprained right ankle, he replied "Moving." -- but Matt Barnes will play Sunday when the Lakers and Nuggets open up their first round series at Staples Center. Needless to say (but I'll say...

    Blog | April 28, 2012