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Author: James Jukes

The Los Angeles Lakers Dilemma at the Shooting Guard Spot

Since Nick Young left for Golden State, the Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard situation has been anything but secure. In fact, the day Kobe Bryant retired was when the real problems began. Attempting to fill the gap with the likes of Young and Lou Williams, the Lakers went into the 2017 off-season with one clear gap to fill. Free agency saw the team sign an unwanted Kentavious Caldwell-Pope after the former Georgia Bulldog was made an unrestricted free agent by the Detroit Pistons. Signed to a one-year deal, Caldwell-Pope would not be the only newcomer at the shooting guard...

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Taking a Look at the Los Angeles Lakers Role Players Situation

As the NBA’s All-Star break nears, teams around the league have a chance to take stock of their current situation. Some will attack the waivers market, and others will tank in an attempt to push along the rebuilding process. One team who doesn’t have to focus on either situation is the Los Angeles Lakers. Now, the Lakers can still make the playoffs, but there aren’t any expectations to do so. Having traded for Isaiah Thomas and Channing Frye, the team has some rotational issues that will need to be worked out when Lonzo Ball returns from injury. Most fans are worrying...

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L.A. Lakers Trade Jordan Clarkson to Cleveland for Isaiah Thomas, More

Jordan Clarkson The Los Angeles Lakers have traded point guard Jordan Clarkson and forward Larry Nance Jr. to the Cleveland Cavaliers in exchange for guard Isaiah Thomas, big man Channing Frye, and a first-round pick. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN was first to break the news: Lakers sending Jordan Clarkson and Larry Nance to the Cavaliers, league source tells ESPN. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 8, 2018 Cleveland is sending Isaiah Thomas and Channing Frye to the Lakers for Clarkson and Nance, league source tells ESPN. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) February 8, 2018 Cavaliers also sending its 2018 first-round pick in deal to...

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Report: Lou Williams Signs Contract Extension with Los Angeles Clippers

LOS ANGELES, CA – FEBRUARY 13: Lou Williams attends an RGB Dinner at Toca Madera on February 13, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Prince Williams/WireImage) According to reports, guard Lou Williams, 31, has agreed to a three-year contract extension with the Los Angeles Clippers. News of the extension was confirmed by Yahoo Sports‘ Shams Charania on Wednesday: Los Angeles Clippers guard Lou Williams has agreed to a three-year contract extension, league sources tell Yahoo. — Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) February 7, 2018 Report: Lou Williams Signs Contract Extension with Los Angeles Clippers This new deal will keep Williams...

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