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2017 Schedule
17-65, 5th in Pacific
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Lakers re-sign World Peace for 17th season

The Los Angeles Lakers have re-signed veteran forward Metta World Peace, who will attempt to win a roster spot for his 17th NBA season.

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Lakers sign Thomas Robinson

The Lakers announced Wednesday that they signed forward Thomas Robinson to their training camp roster. Robinson, 26, was drafted fifth overall in the 2012 NBA draft out of Kansas and most recently played with the Nets. Press release


Rewind: Lakers, Rams and Scully's grocery list

Lakers President Jeanie Buss joins the new morning show, Mason & Ireland talk USC with Ryan Abraham and Kirk Morrison calls Marcellus & Kelvin from Rams practice. Plus, Vin Scully reads a grocery list like only Vin can.


Jeanie Buss on state of the Lakers

Where does Kobe Bryant currently stand with the Lakers? Plus, Jeanie Buss talks about the signing of Timofey Mazgov, current free agents and Shaquille O'Neal's Hall of Fame induction.

Doug Padilla ESPN Staff Writer 

First-year Dodgers players all had an autographed Magic Johnson Lakers jersey at their locker Tuesday. All Dodgers players who were at least with the club last year received an autographed Magic Johnson all-star jersey. Johnson is a part owner of the club and watched Tuesday's game from near the Dodgers' on-deck circle.

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Vegas expects improvements for Lakers

The Westgate Las Vegas SuperBook puts the Lakers' over/under at 24.5 wins after a 17-65 campaign (second-worst record) last season. Los Angeles has the longest odds (500-1) of any NBA team to win its respective division this season. Odds for every team

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MWP is among available free agents

J.R. Smith has garnered much attention for not yet signing. But Marc Stein notes 36-year-old Metta World Peace, who returned to the Lakers last season, is among the NBA free agents still available with camps opening soon. Free agents

Yi Jianlian will be better player this time around (2:17)
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9dKevin Pelton

Projecting Russell, Ingram and the Lakers

How will D'Angelo Russell, Brandon Ingram and the Los Angeles Lakers do in 2016-17? Check out our player scouting reports and projections.

Baxter Holmes ESPN Staff Writer 

The Lakers announce that they'll hold media day on Sept. 26 and then hold training camp in Santa Barbara from Sept. 27-Oct. 2.

On this date: Happy birthday, Phil Jackson! (0:37)
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11dOne NaciĆ³n

Shaq-spiration for Yasiel Puig?

The Dodgers' outfielder met a Los Angeles great in New York, and that chance meeting may have inspired a home run.

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12dBaxter Holmes

Coby Karl will coach Lakers' D-League team

Coby Karl, the son of longtime NBA coach George Karl, will be the new coach of the Lakers' D-League team, the D-Fenders.

Baxter Holmes ESPN Staff Writer 

The Los Angeles Lakers announced Monday that 33-year-old Coby Karl, the son of veteran NBA head coach George Karl, will become the new head coach of the Lakers' D-League affiliate, the Los Angeles D-Fenders. Karl replaces Casey Owens, who joined the Lakers' staff as an assistant coach and advance scout. Recently, Karl was as an assistant coach for the Westchester Knicks -- the New York Knicks' D-League affiliate -- during the 2015-16 season following eight years of playing basketball professionally. Karl was undrafted in 2007.

Rachel Marcus ESPN Editor 

Shaq, in Hall of Fame speech: "Kobe Bryant: A guy who pushed me to win three titles in a row. But also helped me get pushed off the team."

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15dChris Forsberg

Iverson's candor, Shaq's barbs steal HOF show

In a memorable 31-minute speech, Allen Iverson thanked everyone from "my idol, my hero" Michael Jordan to Tupac as he was enshrined in the Hall of Fame with Shaquille O'Neal and Yao Ming.

Rachel Marcus ESPN Editor 

In his Hall of Fame speech, Shaq said when LSU's Dale Brown came to visit a young Shaq, Brown asked how long Shaq had been in the Army, to which O'Neal replied, "I'm 13." Brown offered him a scholarship on the spot.

Rachel Marcus ESPN Editor 

Allen Iverson on Shaq, in Hall of Fame speech: "I love him so much as a person. Obviously the most dominant big man we've ever seen."

Rachel Marcus ESPN Editor 

The Zen Master, and Shaq's former coach -- Phil Jackson -- has arrived at the Hall of Fame enshrinement ceremony.

Team Stats

Points Per Game97.330th
Rebounds Per Game43.021st
Assists Per Game18.030th
Points Allowed106.927th

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