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Jul 13, 2019; El Segundo, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (left) talks with forward/center Anthony Davis (right) after a press conference at the UCLA Health Training Center.
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Seth Dunlap
August 02, 2019 - 7:24 pm
Pelicans fans won't have to wait long for the return of Anthony Davis. The Los Angeles Lakers, with Davis and LeBron James in tow, will play in New Orleans at the Smoothie King Center on Nov. 27, marking their first trip of the season to the Crescent City. That according to The Athletic's Shams...
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July 05, 2019 - 5:29 am
Kawhi Leonard met with Magic Johnson to discuss anything and everything about potentially playing for the Los Angeles Lakers. There's just one problem: Johnson spilled the beans about the conversation, which Leonard probably didn't appreciate. Did Johnson hurt the Lakers' chances of landing Leonard...
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July 01, 2019 - 10:03 am
NBA free agency tipped off with a bang Sunday evening, thanks to arguably 18 of the top 20 available players finding new homes.
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June 19, 2019 - 3:57 pm
The Los Angeles Lakers made a blockbuster deal over the weekend to acquire Anthony Davis from the New Orleans Pelicans to team up with LeBron James. In the most recent episode of RADIO.COM’s “Big Time Basketball” podcast, co-hosts Brian Scalabrine and Matt Steinmetz ponder if the Lakers, with the...
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June 19, 2019 - 12:48 am
Well, for the Celtics fans who wanted nothing to do with the idea of Anthony Davis in Boston, you got your wish on Saturday. Davis is now a member of the Los Angeles Lakers, according to Adrian Wojnarowski .
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Apr 17, 2019; New Orleans, LA, USA; New Orleans Pelicans Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations David Griffin during an introductory press conference at the New Orleans Pelicans facility.
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Seth Dunlap
June 17, 2019 - 7:53 pm
With the New Orleans Pelicans coming in consensus winners in the Anthony Davis trade, focus has now turned to just how they’ll use the pile of assets they acquired in that deal from the Los Angeles Lakers. Chiefly, whether they’ll keep or trade the No. 4 overall pick in this week’s NBA Draft. There...
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Seth Dunlap
June 16, 2019 - 12:05 pm
It can be hard to accept when bullies get what they want. There are sometimes those bullies should be careful what they wished for. The Los Angeles Lakers, Anthony Davis, his agent Rich Paul, and even LeBron James spent months trying to orchestrate a trade of Davis to L.A., and on Saturday it...
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Chris Miller
June 15, 2019 - 5:51 pm
ESPN reports the New Orleans Pelicans are sending Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers for Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart, and three first round draft picks, according to The New Orleans Advocate . The trade would bring to an end a saga that began late January, when Davis' agent said the...
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Magic Johnson resigned as Lakers' team president in April.
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May 29, 2019 - 1:50 pm
Between six straight playoff-less seasons and the soap opera that has consumed the franchise over the last year, the Los Angeles Lakers have fallen in the NBA's pecking order. At least for now. "They still have a great brand, an ability -- because of that brand -- to stumble into a decent summer...
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Seth Dunlap
May 21, 2019 - 6:17 pm
The moment NBA deputy commissioner Mark Tatum announced the Pelicans had claimed the top pick in this year's NBA draft it was a forgone conclusion that Zion Williamson would be headed to New Orleans. The Pelicans, already savoring their fortune at landing the No. 1 selection, shouldn't be content...
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