Los Angeles Lakers

Report: Lakers have interest in Joakim Noah

Report: Lakers have interest in Joakim Noah

Dwight Howard is not the only aging center under consideration by the Lakers.

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43 minutes ago, NBC Sports, Los Angeles Lakers

Report: Los Angeles Lakers’ interest in Dwight Howard is ‘due diligence’

The Los Angeles Lakers are interested in Dwight Howard, but it may not be as far along as some reports make it sound. According to ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne, the Lakers are essentially doing their “due diligence” on Howard. While his previous unpleasant departure from the organization isn’t expected to...

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4 hours ago, Yardbarker, Los Angeles Lakers

Lakers Rumors: LA Granted Permission to Speak with Dwight Howard by Grizzlies

Dwight Howard is reportedly one step closer to reuniting with the Los Angeles Lakers . According to Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium, the Memphis Grizzlies gave the Purple and Gold permission to speak with the big man...

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4 hours ago, Bleacher Report, Los Angeles Lakers, Memphis Grizzlies

Lakers reportedly granted permission to speak with Dwight Howard

The Los Angeles Lakers may be progressing towards a deal to add Dwight Howard. The Lakers are in need of a center after DeMarcus Cousins suffered a torn ACL last week that could keep him out for the season. Howard had expressed interest in a Lakers return last year and this summer, but the team went...

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5 hours ago, Yardbarker, Los Angeles Lakers

Grizzlies grant Lakers permission to meet with Dwight Howard

The Grizzlies are granting the Lakers permission to meet with eight-time All-Star center Dwight Howard, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic (Twitter link). Both Howard and the Lakers have mutual interest on a deal, as Charania reported earlier on Sunday, with the team scanning the free-agent...

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5 hours ago, Yardbarker, Los Angeles Lakers, Memphis Grizzlies

Grizzlies grant Lakers permission to speak with Dwight Howard

The Los Angeles Lakers are in need of another center after DeMarcus Cousins suffered a torn ACL during workouts last week in Las Vegas. Attention immediately turned to former Lakers center Dwight Howard, who was just recently acquired by the Memphis Grizzlies. According to this report from Shams Charania...

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5 hours ago, Yardbarker, Los Angeles Lakers, Memphis Grizzlies

Los Angeles Lakers: 3 Things Dwight Howard could bring to the team

With the Los Angeles Lakers being interested in Dwight Howard, here are three things that he could bring to the team. After the injury to DeMarcus Cousins, the Los Angeles Lakers have been left with a noticeable void at center. While they do still have their starter from last season in JaVale McGee,...

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8 hours ago, Lake Show Life, Los Angeles Lakers

Los Angeles Lakers should consider signing Kenneth Faried

DeMarcus Cousins has been diagnosed with torn ACL and could miss the entire season. The Los Angeles Lakers must act fast and sign Kenneth Faried. As the Los Angeles Lakers look for options to replace DeMarcus Cousins, one name that could be a potential replacement is Kenneth Faried. Faried played with...

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9 hours ago, Lake Show Life, Los Angeles Lakers

Los Angeles Lakers: 5 Reasons to consider signing Dwight Howard

With DeMarcus Cousins out for most, if not all of the 2019-20 season with a torn ACL, the Los Angeles Lakers need a backup center STAT. When the Los Angeles Lakers signed DeMarcus Cousins in July, the excitement among many Lakers fans was palpable. They instantly expected Cousins to regain his old form...

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10 hours ago, Lake Show Life, Los Angeles Lakers

Los Angeles Lakers: Steve Kerr devastated about DeMarcus Cousins

Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr, the former head coach for Los Angeles Lakers center DeMarcus Cousins, was devastated when he heard about his knee injury. The Los Angeles Lakers had big plans for center DeMarcus Cousins after signing the former All-Star center in free agency in July. Cousins...

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11 hours ago, Lake Show Life, Los Angeles Lakers

Grizzlies reportedly grant Lakers permission to speak to Dwight Howard

Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images The Lakers will have the opportunity to speak to Dwight Howard and get an idea of where he’s at physically and mentally. Dwight Howard and the Los Angeles Lakers reportedly have mutual in a reunion next season, but before the two parties go any further...

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11 hours ago, Silver Screen and Roll, Los Angeles Lakers, Memphis Grizzlies

Lakers Rumors: Kyle Kuzma Has ‘Received Strong Interest’ From Nike, Jordan Brand, Puma

Lakers Rumors: Kyle Kuzma Has ‘Received Strong Interest’ From Nike, Jordan Brand, Puma

Kyle Kuzma, who was the lone survivor in the Anthony Davis trade between the Los Angeles Lakers and New Orleans Pelicans, was the surprise and subsequently proclaimed ‘steal’ of the 2017 NBA Draft. Selected at No. 27, Kuzma has quickly made a name for himself around the league and especially...

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12 hours ago, Lakers Nation, Los Angeles Lakers

Lakers Podcast: Breaking Down Dwight Howard As Potential Replacement Option For DeMarcus Cousins

Lakers Podcast: Breaking Down Dwight Howard As Potential Replacement Option For DeMarcus Cousins

After losing DeMarcus Cousins to an ACL tear before he had the opportunity to play in a single game, the Los Angeles Lakers are now searching for a new center. With the free agency market all but dried up, might they turn to a familiar — and reviled — face in Dwight Howard? According...

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12 hours ago, Lakers Nation, Los Angeles Lakers

Lakers Rumors: Los Angeles is seriously interested in Dwight Howard

Recent Lakers rumors are that Los Angeles is seriously interested in bringing back Dwight Howard. After the injury to DeMarcus Cousins, there have been plenty of Lakers rumors about what will be next for the team. Since they have lost a potential key player in their rotation, the Lakers now must find...

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13 hours ago, Lake Show Life, Los Angeles Lakers

NBA Free Agency Rumors: ‘Mutual Interest’ Between Lakers, Dwight Howard After DeMarcus Cousins Injury

NBA Free Agency Rumors: ‘Mutual Interest’ Between Lakers, Dwight Howard After DeMarcus Cousins Injury

When the Los Angeles Lakers shifted their attention to Plan B in free agency, there was great optimism after signing DeMarcus Cousins to a one-year, $3.5 million deal. Following two significant injuries (torn left Achilles and torn left quadriceps) with the New Orleans Pelicans and Golden State Warriors,...

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13 hours ago, Lakers Nation, Los Angeles Lakers

Los Angeles Lakers: 3 candidates for a breakout season in 2019-20

A new-look roster for the Los Angeles Lakers means new opportunities for several players to have a breakout season in 2019-20. So many things have changed for the Los Angeles Lakers during the 2019 offseason, and the biggest among them is the level of expectations. Going into last season, after L.A....

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13 hours ago, Hoops Habit, Los Angeles Lakers

Los Angeles Lakers: Kyle Kuzma is willing to play more at center

With the injury to DeMarcus Cousins, Kyle Kuzma recently said he would be willing to play center. After the injury to DeMarcus Cousins, there is some uncertainty with what the Los Angeles Lakers will be doing next. The injury to Cousins was certainly something that nobody expected in the middle of the...

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13 hours ago, Lake Show Life, Los Angeles Lakers

Dwight Howard is reportedly ‘excited about the prospect’ of teaming up with LeBron James, Anthony Davis

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images Dwight Howard is hoping he can help LeBron James and Anthony bring a title to Los Angeles. Over the course of his 15-year career, Dwight Howard has had the privilege of playing with some of the best players to ever lace up a pair of sneakers, including...

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14 hours ago, Silver Screen and Roll, Los Angeles Lakers

Lakers Rumors: Dwight Howard, Joakim Noah Linked to LAL After Cousins' Injury

The Los Angeles Lakers reportedly have interest in veteran centers Dwight Howard and Joakim Noah in the wake of DeMarcus Cousins ' offseason ACL tear, according to Shams Charania ...

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14 hours ago, Bleacher Report, Los Angeles Lakers

Lakers reportedly interested in bringing back Dwight Howard

The Los Angeles Lakers are scrambling to find frontcourt help after DeMarcus Cousins sustained a torn ACL during a workout last week, and signing Dwight Howard is one possibility. The Lakers have requested permission to speak with Howard and the two sides have mutual interest, Shams Charania of The Athletic...

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14 hours ago, Yardbarker, Los Angeles Lakers

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