Lakers Talk with Allen Sliwa
Lakers Talk [HR1]: 12/11/17
Allen jumps right it with the 2 straight wins on the road for the Lakers as the talk has been surrounding Lonzo Ball not playing in the 4th quarter. Allen also has thoughts on what Magic said regarding free agent players further out than just next season. Voice of the Lakers, John Ireland jumps on to discuss the latest news with the purple & gold.
Lakers Talk [HR2]: 12/11/17
After the latest edition of 'Shoot Out' with super producer Mario, Allen gets into how Jordan Clarkson & Julius Randle are making their case to get paid long term by the purple & gold. Also, our own Travis Rodgers joins Allen to discuss the talk surrounding Lonzo Ball not playing in the 4th quarter during the Lakers' 2nd straight win.
Lakers Talk [Hr 2]: 12/4/17
Silwa reacted to LaVar Ball pulling his son LiAngelo out of UCLA and to the reports that LaVar will try to "steer" LiAngelo and LaMelo to play basketball overseas professionally. Also, our own Mychal Thompson came on to talk Lakers, Warriors and other NBA hot topics.
Lakers Talk [Hr 1]: 12/4/17
Allen Silwa is ecstatic because Brandon Ingram is "finally" playing up to his potential the last couple games. Lakers' TV Play-By-Play man Billy MacDonald came on with Allen to talk about the "light at the end of tunnel" for the Lakers.
Lakers Talk [HR 2]: 11/28/17
Shootout with Producer Mario talks about the biggest stories in the NBA. Next, they take some fan reactions on Twitter. Kevin Durant and Steph Cury have some comments for Lonzo Ball. Former Lakers Beat Writer, Mark Medina who now writes for the Golden State Warriors joins Allen to preview tomorrow's matchup with the Lakers.
Lakers Talk [HR 1]: 11/28/17
Allen Sliwa opens the show talking about the disappointing loss against the Clippers last night. Listeners call in to give their thoughts on the team. Shahan Ahmed covers the Lakers for NBC LA as he joins Allen to discus Lonzo and the rest of the squad. Allen quickly talks down the talk of Lonzo being a bust citing where is exceeding in other aspects of his game.
Lakers Talk: hr 2: 11/20/17
Allen Sliwa and Super Producer Mario react to stories from around the world of hoops. The Celtics are killing it with a 16 game winning streak but can they takeout the Cavs in the Playoffs? Plus, ESPN NBA Insider Brian Windhorst talks about Lonzo walking away from the fight with the Suns.
Lakers Talk: hr 1: 11/20/17
Allen Sliwa reacts to Lonzo Ball’s triple double and Julius Randle’s big game in the win over the Nuggets. Did Lonzo do the right thing by not getting involved in the fight with the Suns? Lakers Color Commentator Stu Lantz shares his thoughts on the young Lakers core.
Lakers Talk [HR 2]: 11/14/17
Allen Sliwa and Producer Mario talk the latest basketball news in Shoot Out! A surprise caller from Latvia. 76ers play the Lakers tomorrow and Allen asks which team is in the better position for the future. Lakers team photographer Andy Bernstein hops on with Allen to talk about his new show on Spectrum SportsNet.
Lakers Talk [HR 1]: 11/14/17
Allen Sliwa discus last night's Laker victory against the Suns. Lonzo is a good mood despite not playing in the 4th quarter last night. Allen compliments Zo's demeanor so far this season. Jordan Clarkson is leading the team in scoring but, seems to be the forgotten Laker. Serena Winters from Lakers Nation and Spectrum SportsNet joins Allen to discuss the latest with the team.
Lakers Talk [HR2]: 11/6/17
Is Luol Deng on his way out or is his contract just too much to move for the Lakers? Where does Randle's future lay with the team? Plus, Mike Bresnahan of Spectrum Sportsnet stops by to discuss the 5-5 start for the Lakers.
Lakers Talk [HR1]: 11/6/17
Lakers are 5 - 5 to start the season & have their first real test in a 4 game road trip. Allen catches up with Stephen A. Smith to get his thoughts on the team's first 10 games. Also, what grade do you give the Lakers so far to start the season?
Lakers Talk [HR2]: 10/30/17
Allen Sliwa discusses his list of players to lookout for during the season and talks about the most clutch moments in sports. Plus, Kelvin Washington stops by to talk about the Lakers season thus far.
Lakers Talk [HR1]: 10/30/17
Did the Lakers give up too soon on D'Angelo Russell? Plus, ESPN's Ramona Shelburne joins Allen Sliwa to discuss the Clippers and Lakers seasons.
Lakers Talk [HR2]: 10/23/17
ESPN senior writer of the Undefeated Marc Spears joins Lakers Talk to discuss the state of the Lakers and Allen Sliwa breaks down the top 5 Dodger and Laker moments of all-time.
Lakers Talk [HR1]: 10/23/17
Is Lavar Ball hurting the Lakers? Can Brandon Ingram be the face of the franchise? Plus, Lakers shooting guard Josh Hart joins Allen Sliwa on Lakers Talk to discuss their game against the Pelicans.
Lakers Talk [HR2]: 10/16/17
Who will have a better rookie season, Kyle Kuzma or Lonzo Ball? Plus, Allen talks about his NBA Power 5 teams, reacts to Shaq's interview with Jimmy Fallon and L.A. Times Clippers beat writer Brad Turner joins the show.
Lakers Talk [HR1]: 10/16/17
What should we expect Opening Day as the Lakers take on the Clippers? Did we learn anything this preseason? Plus, Allen Sliwa talks about the Lakers decision of not offering Julius Randle a contract extension.
Lakers Talk [HR2]: 10/12/17
Allen continues to talk about Brandon Ingram and his struggles in the preseason. Michael Funches joins Allen for Shoot Out. David Jacoby from ESPN's Jalen & Jacoby joins Allen to discuss the preseason games and what his realistic expectation is for Lakers this season.
Lakers Talk [HR1]: 10/12/17
Allen Silwa discusses who the Lakers lineup should be at the beginning and end of the game. How concerned are you with Brandon Ingram's struggles so far? Allen is joined by Joon Lee from Bleacher Report to discuss Kyle Kuzma and Lee's article he recently wrote on him.
Lakers Talk [HR 2]: 10/3/17
Allen Sliwa talks about the Lakers' front-office moves, how Magic Johnson has done so far, and the recent changes made to the NBA All-Star game. Plus, ESPN's Arash Markazi joins Allen to discuss the upcoming season.
Lakers Talk [HR 1]: 10/3/17
Should Kyle Kuzma get starter minutes after two great games? Plus, Spectrum SportsNet's Mike Bresnahan joins Allen to discuss what he sees from the team thus far.
Lakers Talk: hr 2: 9/25/17
Lonzo Ball says his goal this season is to make it to the Playoffs, Allen Sliwa reacts. Did Magic Johnson just compare Lonzo to LeBron and CP3? What is the 2nd best team in the NBA? Plus, Shootout!
Lakers Talk: hr 1: 9/25/17
How does the Carmelo trade to OKC effect the Lakers? What are the Lakers expectations this season? Plus, former Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak finally speaks out about his exit with the Lakers.
Lakers Talk: 9/18/17
What is the possibility of other superstars coming to L.A.? Who are fans most excited to see this season? Plus, a Clippers player says to stop worrying about Steph Curry, people should worry about me. Find out who it is!
Lakers Talk HR 1: 9/18/17
Which version of Kobe Bryant was better: No. 8 or No. 24? Plus, Allen reacts to Andrew Bogut's one-year signing with the Lakers, Ball's upcoming season and whether or not fans are tired of hearing LeBron James to L.A. rumors.
Lakers Talk: 9/11/17
Allen starts talking about having Kobe Bryant in the fron office and around meetings to sign free agents. The questions are ready, it's time for Shoot Out! Allen talks about how players like playing with Lonzo Ball. Jerry West being with the LA Clippers is something to worry about.
Lakers Talk HR 1: 9/11/17
How is the NBA changing the rules in terms of team's intentional tanking? What are Lonzo's opening day expectations? Plus, SportsNet's Chris McGee talks about the upcoming season, Randle's progress and Ingram's role.
Lakers Talk: hr 2: 9/5/17
LaVar Ball predicts LeBron James will become a Laker to play with Lonzo Ball, Allen Sliwa reacts. Will the Ball In The Family reality show effect Lonzo on the court? What is tampering? Plus, it's another edition of Shootout!
Lakers Talk: hr 1: 9/5/17
Allen Sliwa says Paul George leaving the Pacers is nobody's fault but the Pacers. How would Dwyane Wade fit with this young Lakers roster? Allen wants to help teach Lonzo Ball about legendary rapper Nas.
Lakers Talk [HR2]: 8/28/17
What is your definition of loyalty in sports? Plus, Allen reacts to Kobe's "Mamba Mentality challenge and explains how Isaiah Thomas' injury is impacting his trade to the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Lakers Talk [HR1]: 8/28/17
Will this be Ingram's breakout season? Plus, Silwa talks about the possible trade between Isaiah Thomas & Kyrie Irving, Westbrook's big decision and Baxter Holmes joins the show to discuss the upcoming season .
Lakers Talk: hr 2: 8/21/17
What would a successful rookie season be for Lonzo Ball? According to Harden, was Chris Paul unhappy with the Clippers? Plus, Jay-Z supports LaVar Ball and the BBB Brand, Allen Sliwa reacts.
Lakers Talk: hr 1: 8/21/17
Could the NBA make an example out of the Lakers again? Allen Sliwa reacts to the tampering allegations between Paul George and the Lakers. Plus, ESPN's Bobby Marks explains what the investigation may entail.
Lakers Talk: hr 2: 8/14/17
If you are starting an NBA franchise with one player, is it Kobe or LeBron? Could Lonzo Ball be the first ever Lakers Rookie Of The Year? Plus, the Battle of L.A. is on opening night at Staples Center and Allen Sliwa has a preview.
Lakers Talk: hr 1: 8/14/17
The Lakers schedule is released and Allen Sliwa picks out some of the bigger games to look forward to. Plus, Jordan Schultz from Yahoo Sports calls in to talk about the 2017-2018 Lakers upcoming season.
Lakers Talk: hr 2: 8/7/17
Where does Lonzo Ball rank among NBA point guards? Does Jeanie Buss finally have her front office in order? Who do you want the Lakers to play in the season opener? Plus, stories from around the world of hoops with Allen Sliwa.
Lakers Talk: hr 1: 8/7/17
What are some realistic options for LeBron James in 2018? Plus, ESPN NBA Insider Amin Elhassan joins Allen Sliwa to talk about his conversation with David Griffin and explains why Kyrie Irving is courageous for demanding a trade.
Lakers Talk: hr 2: 7/31/17
What does Charles Barkley think about the Lakers playoff chances? Plus, Allen Sliwa talks about watching Chris Paul and James Harden play together at the Drew and comments on stories from around the world of hoops.
Lakers Talk: hr 1: 7/31/17
Who would you rather have win a championship first between the Dodgers and Lakers? Plus, ESPN's Bobby Marks calls in to talk about the job Magic Johnson and Rob Pelinka have done so far and the drama between Irving & James.
Lakers Talk: hr 2: 7/24/17
What kind of a message is Lavar Ball sending today's youth by walking out during a game? Plus, Allen Sliwa reacts to Magic Johnson's high expectations and discusses interesting stories occurring around the league.
Lakers Talk: hr 1: 7/24/17
Lakers PF Julius Randle calls in and explains how Lonzo Ball makes the game easier for everyone on the team. Julius talks about working hard in the offseason and his body transformation. Julius excepts the challenge this season in the West. Allen Sliwa talks Kyrie, LeBron, Rose and more.
Lakers Talk: 7/17/17
Have Magic Johnson and Rob Pelinka turned things around? Plus, Allen Sliwa breaks down the Lakers' Summer League championship win with the absence of Lonzo Ball and explains how Ball has changed the culture of the team.
Lakers Talk [HR 2]: 7/10/17
Is the Laker brand enough to boost Lonzo Ball into the top 5 in NBA jersey sales? Plus, LeBron and Chris Paul or Paul George and Russell Westbrook? Which pair would you take if you had your choice in 2018, but for only 2 years?
Lakers Talk [HR 1]: 7/10/17
Will this new Los Angeles Lakers squad be enough to attract any of the remaining free agents? Plus, Allen Sliwa explains what he liked from Lonzo Ball this past weekend in Las Vegas.
Lakers Talk [HR 2]: 7/3/17
Shootout this week deals with free agency, rappers, and best food for 4th of July. Allen Sliwa discusses why players are taking short term contracts. Will Carmelo Anthony eventually head out west? Allen gives pros and cons to the names that have been linked to the Lakers. Producer Adam jumps in with Allen to discuss the changing culture in the NBA.
Lakers Talk [HR 1]: 7/3/17
Free agency has begun and Lakers have targeted several players. Allen Sliwa discusses those players targeted which include guard George Hill. Listeners call in to give their opinions on what player Lakers should sign. The West is stacked more than ever as some of the lower tier teams made significant moves for the better. How far does this push down the Lakers?
Lakers Talk: hr 2: 6/30/17
Are Lakers fans OK with the Lakers effort in regards to landing Paul George? How do the playoff seeds in the West look with CP3 in Houston and Paul George in OKC? Plus, the latest top stories from around the league!
Lakers Talk: hr 1: 6/30/17
Are fans disappointed the Lakers were not more involved in a trade for PG13? How does the Paul George trade to OKC impact the Lakers future? Plus, Magic Johnson talks about the one guy who is going to take the league by storm.
Lakers Talk [HR 2]: 6/20/17
Allen Sliwa brings on ESPN's Ramona Shelburne to get more information on the Lakers/Nets big trade and explains what is possibly in store for the Lakers future. Plus, is Paul George to L.A. going to happen sooner than later?
Lakers Talk [HR 1]: 6/20/17
Allen Sliwa reacts to the trade of Russell and Mozgov to the Nets, bringing back center Brook Lopez and the 27th overall pick in the NBA draft. Was this a long term move or do the Lakers have more magic up their sleeve?
Lakers Talk [HR 2]: 6/19/17
Breaking news to start the show as the Lakers are trying to get another pick in the lottery by dangling a former lottery pick in return, Chad Ford explains. Plus, what should the Lakers do about Paul George?
Lakers Talk [HR 1]: 6/19/17
According to sources, Paul George will leave the Indiana Pacers when his contract is up next year and prefers to play for the Los Angeles Lakers, Allen Sliwa reacts. Plus, should the Lakers go all in with PG13?
Lakers Talk: 6/12/17
Allen Sliwa comments on Lonzo Ball's unimpressive workout, West's stance on joining the Clippers organization and how team's are going to be forced to change their lineups if they want to compete for a NBA championship.
Lakers Talk [HR 2]: 6/5/17
Are the Los Angeles Lakers in a better position than the Clippers at the moment? Plus, Allen Sliwa reacts to Steve Ballmer's recent comments about the Lakers and explains why the upcoming free agency class is important.
Lakers Talk [HR 1]: 6/5/17
With the ever-changing NBA, Allen Sliwa explains how the Lakers plans are coming together. Plus, Jordan Schulz of Huff Post Sports joins the show to discuss the Lakers concern with LaVar Ball and upcoming off-season.
Lakers Talk: hr 2: 5/30/17
Where will LeBron James rank among the greats if he were to beat Kevin Durant and the Warriors? How much pressure will be on Kevin Durant during the Finals? Plus, stories from around the league on the latest edition of Shootout.
Lakers Talk: hr 1: 5/30/17
David Stern says Mitch Kupchak kept the Lakers from making the Chris Paul trade back in 2011, Ramona Shelburne joins Allen Sliwa to explain the deal in detail. Plus, Lakers great James Worthy talks about the upcoming draft.
Lakers Talk: 5/22/17
What should the Lakers do with their top pick? Plus, Allen Sliwa reacts to the Warriors' sweep against the Spurs, allowing them to reach their third straight NBA Finals appearance, and explains the importance of the Lakers' number 2 pick.
Lakers Talk [HR2]: 5/15/17
If the Lakers are lucky enough to keep their top 3 pick, who should they draft? Do Laker fans want Lonzo Ball on the team? How is Zaza portrayed in the NBA? Plus, Allen explains why the media has become Draymond Green's next target.
Lakers Talk [HR 1]: 5/15/17
Boston makes the Eastern Conference Finals and Allen explains why he can't help but feel that the Celtics will end up with Paul George. Plus, ESPN NBA Insider Chad Ford explains who the Lakers may draft if they hang onto their pick.
Lakers Talk: hr 2: 5/8/17
Allen Sliwa talks about the new Lonzo Ball signature shoe and the price tag of $495 and explains why he has an issue with the competition around the NBA. Plus, is the Lakers young core untouchable? Allen reacts.
Lakers Talk: hr 1: 5/8/17
Should the Lakers trade for Paul George or just wait to see if they can land him during free agency? Plus, Allen Sliwa explains why he is confident in PG's leadership ability and Laura The Natural Psychic predicts the Lakers lottery future.
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