On the "weird tension" that Curry talked about. I've experienced it before, in another building: Staples Center during the Lakers' runs.
The Lakers' only playoff appearance may come in Spurs' game notes, which say Spurs passed Lakers as winningest franchise in NBA history.
Lakers get a break today, when the draft tiebreaker between Houston and the LAC went to HOU. LAL gets the 27th pick instead of 28th. BK
NBA Draft Lottery is right around the corner on May 19. Which order to you hope the Lakers prioritize prospects w/ their lottery pick?
Lakers picked No. 27 in '04 and '06. Ended up with Sasha Vujacic and Jordan Farmar.
Lakers learned today they'll have 27th pick. Some values from that slot since '01: Tinsley, Afflalo, DeMarre Carroll and Rudy Gobert.
Lakers' 2015 first-round pick from Houston (via Lin trade) has been determined to be 27th. Won tiebreaker over Celtics' pick via Clippers.
Small correction: The statement came from UCLA, not the Lakers. Team distributed it. BK
Lakers Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar had quadruple coronary bypass surgery yesterday (his birthday). Expected to make a full recovery.
Lakers announce that Kareem Abdul-Jabbar underwent successful quadruple bypass surgery and expected to make full recovery.
NBA Lottery is on May 19 and Lakers have an 82.8 percent chance of keeping their top-five protected pick to go along with 27th and 34th.
By Houston winning the tiebreaker over the Clippers, the Lakers get the 27th overall pick -- also have 34th
NBA tie-breakers make the Rockets' first-round pick the 27th of the draft. It goes to the Lakers in the Lin deal.
The Lakers are developing Julius Randle as a PF - if/when he proves he's ready, they may try him at SF - but not currently on the menu