2018 SeasonAll times ET

2018 Schedule
23-34, 3rd in Pacific
0:42

ESPN Los Angeles ESPN 

How is Jeanie Buss feeling about the Lakers' last season vs. this season?

1:24

ESPN Los Angeles ESPN 

Jeanie Buss reveals when Kobe Bryant could get his statue outside of STAPLES Center.

Clarkson pokes fun at Kuzma's fur coat (0:22)
0:53

ESPN Los Angeles ESPN 

Jeanie Buss shares her favorite moments from NBA All-Star Weekend with Steve Mason & O'Shea Jackson Jr.

Does OKC have what it takes to keep PG13? (1:57)
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3dAdrian Wojnarowski

Sources: Hornets eye Kupchak for front office

After declining to offer general manager Rich Cho a new contract, Charlotte Hornets owner Michael Jordan is planning to target former Los Angeles Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak for a high-ranking role in the organization, league sources told ESPN.

Max calls Kobe's recruiting rationale 'wrong' (1:15)

Chris Haynes ESPN Staff Writer 

Jimmy Butler didn't play in the first half. He participated in the final NBA game before the break and logged 41 minutes in a comeback victory over Lakers. He seems to be taking it easy tonight.

0:41

ESPN Los Angeles ESPN 

Klay Thompson addresses 2019 NBA Free Agency & his ties to the Lakers.

0:59

ESPN Los Angeles ESPN 

Paul George talks about Lonzo Ball & the NBA Rookie learning curve.

Lakers fans show love for PG during presser (0:51)
0:51

ESPN Los Angeles ESPN 

"WE WANT PAUL" broke out at NBA All-Star Media Day. Paul George's reactions to the Laker Fans.

0:37

ESPN Los Angeles ESPN 

Could there still be a Lakers Sighting in the Dunk Contest?

0:30

ESPN Los Angeles ESPN 

How's it feel to be back in LA? "I'm still a little bit of purple and gold."

Jovan Buha ESPN Editor 

adidas redid the Crazy 1 (originally the adidas Kobe 1) with a Futurecraft 4D bottom. Here's a look from 747 Warehouse St.

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6d

Lakers' Channing Frye gets appendix removed

Lakers forward Channing Frye underwent an appendectomy on Friday in Cleveland, joking on Twitter he would be able to dunk "at least" three times a month with it removed.

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Channing Frye underwent a Laparoscopic Appendectomy last night in Cleveland, the Lakers announced. Frye will be re-evaluated in a week.

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6d

How do you manage LaVar Ball successfully?

ESPN NBA Insider Ramona Shelburne weighs in on the LaVar Ball situation and how to manage him, what effect this has on Lonzo, if the Lakers will trade Lonzo and more.

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6d

PJ Carlesimo says, 'He's not just rational'

Legendary basketball coach PJ Carlesimo explains how he would handle the LaVar Ball situation, talks about the Warriors and Cavaliers running on fumes, and previews the NBA All-Star Game.

Arash Markazi ESPN Senior Writer 

The Lakers' trio at the Rising Stars Game.

Kuzma, Brown connect on sweet alley-oop (0:15)

Team Stats

Points Per Game107.311th
Rebounds Per Game46.22nd
Assists Per Game23.59th
Points Allowed110.228th

2017 Draft Picks

RD(PK)PLAYERPOSSCHOOL
1(2)Lonzo BallPGUCLA
1(28)Tony BradleyCNorth Carolina

Team History

YEARWLPCT
2017-182334.404
2016-172656.317
2015-161765.207
2014-152161.256
2013-142755.329