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The Lakers lit up the Nets from behind the arc, maintaining a perfect record in back-to-backs. We break down the game, discuss a few trade rumors, and preview the upcoming matchup with the 76ers. 


The Lakers got back to their winning ways with a road victory over the Knicks. We break down the game, plus how big of a deal is L.A.’s rebounding problem? And what’s new on the trade market?


That wasn’t pretty. We break down what happened to the Lakers in a blowout loss to the Boston Celtics and where they go from here as the road trip rumbles on. 


With Anthony Davis still sidelined, the Lakers picked up a huge win against the Houston Rockets on the road. We break down how they got the job done and what it means moving forward.


We take a look at the latest Lakers news regarding Anthony Davis’ injury, the All-Star vote, and trade talks that are sure to heat up. Plus, we dig into LA’s first-half stats (hint- they’re really good) and who the Lakers could target on the trade and buyout markets.


For the first time this season, the Lakers lost to a team below .500 when they fell by 1 point to the Orlando Magic. We dig into what went wrong as well as a few bench players who showed that they can step up when called upon. 


The Lakers defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers in a route that saw LeBron James and Dwight Howard do most of the heavy lifting while Anthony Davis is still dealing with an injury. We break down the game and preview the road ahead for the Lakers. 


The Lakers put on an incredible performance against the Oklahoma City Thunder, getting a blowout win despite missing both LeBron James & Anthony Davis. We break down the win and what it means for the Lakers’ activity on the trade and buyout market.


The Lakers went into Dallas without Anthony Davis plus saw both JaVale McGee and Dwight Howard lost to foul trouble and still walked away with a win. We break down an impressive performance and dig into the latest trade chatter.


The Lakers head out on the road but might be without Anthony Davis (or will they???). We dig into the latest and talk Kyle Kuzma trades, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope’s resurgence, Lakers’ incredible chemistry, and more when @LakersTalkESPN joins @Trevor_Lane.


The Lakers picked up a win over the Knicks but will be without Anthony Davis while he recovers from a scary fall. Plus, trade talks are flying and we dig into where Kyle Kuzma currently stands. 


The Lakers pick up the win over the Pistons while blocking an incredible 20 shots in the process. Plus, where do things stand on the trade front, and how can the Lakers adapt to the latest injury to Avery Bradley?


The Los Angeles Lakers picked up a win over the Pelicans as Anthony Davis went off against his former team, but Rajon Rondo and the L.A. bench had another rough outing. We dig into what comes next.


We talk about why things appear to be trending in the right direction for Darren Collison and the Lakers, the surprising All-Star returns, LeBron & Anthony Davis’ minutes, impressive rookie Talen Horton-Tucker and more.


The Lakers held on to defeat the Suns in a game that, despite a fun first half, frustrated LA fans. Avery Bradley showed why it’s foolish to write him off, plus Darren Collison could be LA-bound after all.


The Lakers picked up a big win over the Dallas Mavericks to push their record to 26-7. We break down what to take away from the game and what the Lakers can do to further improve their roster.


The Lakers got back in the win column by taking out the Blazers in Portland. Does this win mean they are back on track? Plus, Kyle Kuzma looking like the player the Lakers need him to be.


The Lakers saw their Christmas spoiled by a frustrating loss to the Clippers. Where do they go from here? And are injuries to blame for LeBron James’ struggles? 


The Lakers offense fizzled without LeBron James on the floor and the Nuggets took advantage to pick up a win. Anthony Davis also had an injury scare of his own. Where do the Lakers go from here, and what should we expect in the Christmas matchup against the Clippers? 


We talk about a surprise injury for LeBron James (and how the Lakers can manage without him), the return of Kyle Kuzma, the Lakers’ shooting struggles on their road trip, potential trades, and tons more. 


The Los Angeles Lakers fell to the Milwaukee Bucks on the road, we take a look at what happened and how it can be fixed.


The Lakers were without both Anthony Davis and Kyle Kuzma in a tough loss to the Pacers but nearly pulled off a win anyway. We break down what happened and how the team can get ready for a big matchup with the Milwaukee Bucks. 


The Los Angeles Lakers picked up a road win against the Atlanta Hawks as LeBron James and Anthony Davis put on a show. Plus, it’s officially trade season. 


The Lakers headed into Miami for a tough matchup with the Heat and walked out with a win. We break down the game and what comes next for the red-hot Lakers. 


The Los Angeles Lakers are taking their 21-3 record on the road and they will be joined by a returning Avery Bradley. Should he get his starting job back? Plus, the latest on Andre Iguodala joining LA, LeBron James’ comments on life as a Laker, Dwight Howard’s gamble, and TONS more. 


The Los Angeles Lakers have burst out of the gates in the 2019-2020 NBA season to an impressive 19-3 record, which has them currently tied with the Milwaukee Bucks for the best in the league. But should they be considered the favorites to win the title this season? On this episode of the LN Podcast,


The Los Angeles Lakers take their eight-game win streak to New Orleans for a matchup with the Pelicans that promises to be full of emotion. With Anthony Davis back in town for the first time since the earth-shattering trade that brought the superstar big man to Los Angeles, the New Orleans crowd will almost certainly


After a long summer, the Los Angeles Lakers are finally back on the basketball court. The 2019-2020 team that has been built around LeBron James and Anthony Davis has the potential to be one of the best teams in the league, and they showed why in their preseason debut against the Golden State Warriors. On


Training camp is underway for the Los Angeles Lakers as they prepare for the 2019-2020 NBA season and we are already hearing plenty of great things about the squad. The defense has been the focal point so far, which fits not only coach Frank Vogel’s reputation as a coach but also the personnel that has


The Los Angeles Lakers have built an intriguing team around superstars Anthony Davis and LeBron James, hoping that this will be the season that they climb back to the top of the NBA mountain. They added shooters like Danny Green, Quinn Cook, Troy Daniels, Avery Bradley, and Jared Dudley, knowing that having floor spacers is