2019 ScheduleAll times ET

2019 Schedule
37-45, 4th in Pacific

An overview of the 2019 NBA draft

Brian Windhorst, Andrew Han, Bobby Marks and Mike Schmitz chat about the Wizards’ push to hire Masai Ujiri (1:30), the top of the 2019 NBA draft (6:50), how deep the draft is (23:30), what a warroom is like on draft day (31:45) and one thing to look out for on draft night (54:30).

Woj: Kawhi's focus is on Clippers, not Lakers (1:28)
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17hDoug Kezirian

Field favored vs. Cali teams in NBA title prop bet

Caesars Sportsbook posted a unique proposition on whether a team from California will win the 2019-20 NBA championship. That includes the Lakers, Clippers, Warriors and Kings (Yes +165).


Lowe Post: Trade Reaction, Boston, 2020 Title Chase

Zach talks to ESPN's Kevin Arnovitz about the Anthony Davis trade (1:48), what's next for the Pelicans and Lakers (20:10), Boston's year from hell (32:27), the wide-open 2020 title chase (49:19), free agency, and much more.

LaVar claims he's happy Lakers traded Lonzo (1:12)
Stephen A.: Lakers as title favorites is 'valid' (2:04)
Jones: Lakers a 'strong possibility' for Kawhi after AD trade (1:11)
Jalen: 'Can we put some respect on Rob Pelinka's name?' (1:49)
AD needs to prove to Lakers the trade is worth it (1:10)
Should Kyrie reunite with LeBron on the Lakers? (2:33)
Davis trade to be finalized July 6 (1:41)
How do the Lakers fill out their roster? (1:01)
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3dOhm Youngmisuk

LaVar Ball: Lonzo trade will be Lakers' worst move

LaVar Ball ripped the Lakers after learning his son Lonzo Ball will be part of a trade for Anthony Davis, predicting that it will be "the worst move" the Lakers have ever made and guaranteeing that they "will never win another championship."

Shelburne: Lakers may regret trade for AD (0:36)
LaVar: Lakers will never win another championship (1:00)
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3dDave McMenamin

Vanderbilt's Garland: I'm best guard in draft

Vanderbilt's Darius Garland granted private workouts to both the Los Angeles Lakers and Cleveland Cavaliers in L.A., sources told ESPN's Dave McMenamin.

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3dDavid Purdum

AD deal solidifies Lakers' favorite status in Vegas

A day after Vegas oddsmakers, in anticipation of a potential trade for Anthony Davis, installed the Lakers as favorites to win next year's title, the team moved from +400 to +350 favorites after the trade was announced.


The Lakers trade for Anthony Davis

In an emergency podcast, Brian Windhorst, Andrew Han, Dave McMenamin and Kirk Goldsberry discuss the Lakers trading for Anthony Davis, how fair the terms of the trade are and what L.A. does next with their remaining cap space.

What else can the Lakers do in free agency? (1:03)

Team Stats

Points Per Game111.816th
Rebounds Per Game46.66th
Assists Per Game25.611th
Points Allowed113.521st

Team History