Darvin Ham

Defensive Struggles Overshadow Lakers Offense

Going into the second quarter against the Boston Celtics on Christmas Day, The Lakers were down by nine points. Guard Taurean Prince found an offensive rhythm that kept the Lakers competitive. Going into halftime, the Lakers cut their deficit into one.

The Lakers Thrive in Tournament Play

The Los Angeles Lakers’ In-Season Tournament (IST) run has highlighted the competitive energy and talents of the squad. With their 6-0 record, they reached the Semifinals.

Lakers Draft Jalen Hood-Schifino, Maxwell Lewis

With their 17th and 40th pick in the NBA Draft, the Los Angeles Lakers acquired guard Jalen Hood-Schifino and forward Maxwell Lewis. Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka noted how the scouting staff ranked the two players high in the first half.