Lakers will reportedly waive Quinn Cook, opening up both a roster spot and flexibility under the hard cap

Lakers will reportedly waive Quinn Cook, opening up both roster spot and flexibility under hard cap

The Los Angeles Lakers are waiving fifth-year guard Quinn Cook, according to The Athletic’s Shams Charania. Cook, a lifelong Lakers fan who won a championship with the team last season, struggled to find any minutes in a revamped rotation. The decision serves multiple purposes from a roster-building perspective.  The decision to waive Cook will not […]

Lakers will reportedly waive Quinn Cook, opening up both a roster spot and flexibility under the hard cap

Lakers will reportedly waive Quinn Cook, opening up both a roster spot and flexibility under the hard cap

The Los Angeles Lakers are waiving fifth-year guard Quinn Cook, according to The Athletic’s Shams Charania. Cook, a lifelong Lakers fan who won a championship with the team last season, struggled to find any minutes in a revamped rotation. The decision serves multiple purposes from a roster-building perspective.  The decision to waive Cook will not […]

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Lakers vs. Wizards odds, line, spread: 2021 NBA picks, Feb. 22 predictions from model on 83-48 roll

The Washington Wizards take aim at a season-high fifth consecutive victory when they visit the reigning NBA champion Los Angeles Lakers on Monday. Washington (10-17) owned the worst record in the Eastern Conference prior to the winning streak, which reached four in a 118-110 victory at Portland on Saturday night. The short-handed Lakers (22-9) have […]

How to watch Jazz vs. Pelicans: NBA live stream info, TV channel, time, game odds

Lakers vs. Wizards: How to watch online, live stream info, game time, TV channel

Who’s Playing Washington @ Los Angeles Current Records: Washington 10-17; Los Angeles 22-9 What to Know This Monday, the Washington Wizards are hoping to patch up the holes in a defense that has allowed an average of 119.15 points per matchup. They will hit the road for the second straight game as they head to […]

NBA Power Rankings: Nets on Jazz's heels for top spot; Lakers keep dropping; surging Raptors make big jump

NBA Power Rankings: Nets on Jazz’s heels for top spot; Lakers keep dropping; surging Raptors make big jump

1 Jazz Utah emerged with a 2-1 record against two of the league’s best teams this week, beating the 76ers before splitting with the Clippers. The win over the Clippers came with Paul George and Kawhi Leonard on the sideline, and both were back for Friday’s rematch. Even in the loss, Donovan Mitchell’s heroic effort […]

NBA Power Rankings: Nets on Jazz's heels for top spot; Lakers keep dropping; surging Raptors make big jump

NBA Power Rankings: Nets on Jazz’s heels for top spot; Lakers keep dropping; surging Raptors make big jump

1 Jazz Utah emerged with a 2-1 record against two of the league’s best teams this week, beating the 76ers before splitting with the Clippers. The win over the Clippers came with Paul George and Kawhi Leonard on the sideline, and both were back for Friday’s rematch. Even in the loss, Donovan Mitchell’s heroic effort […]

Heat vs. Lakers takeaways: Miami holds off LeBron James, Los Angeles to get revenge in NBA Finals rematch

Heat vs. Lakers takeaways: Miami holds off LeBron James, Los Angeles to get revenge in NBA Finals rematch

For the first time in nearly a month, the Los Angeles Lakers have lost consecutive games. On Saturday night, the Miami Heat rolled into Staples Center for an NBA Finals rematch and got some semblance of revenge in the form of a dramatic 96-94 victory.  The Heat jumped out to an early double-digit lead, and […]

DeMarcus Cousins landing spots: Lakers reportedly interested in reunion, but they'll have some competition

DeMarcus Cousins landing spots: Lakers reportedly interested in reunion, but they’ll have some competition

DeMarcus Cousins was, at least early in his tenure with the Houston Rockets, one of the worst players in the NBA. Through 11 games, he averaged 6.1 points on 26.3 percent shooting. But in late January, glimpses of the former All-Star began to shine through. In his last 14 games, he’s up to 12.4 points […]

Heat vs. Lakers takeaways: Miami holds off L.A. comeback attempt to get revenge in NBA Finals rematch

Heat vs. Lakers takeaways: Miami holds off L.A. comeback attempt to get revenge in NBA Finals rematch

For the first time in nearly a month, the Los Angeles Lakers have lost consecutive games. On Saturday night, the Miami Heat rolled into Staples Center for an NBA Finals rematch and got some semblance of revenge in the form of a dramatic 96-94 victory.  The Heat jumped out to an early double-digit lead, and […]

DeMarcus Cousins destinations: Lakers reportedly interested in reunion, but they will have some competition

DeMarcus Cousins destinations: Lakers reportedly interested in reunion, but they will have some competition

DeMarcus Cousins was, at least early in his tenure with the Houston Rockets, one of the worst players in the NBA. Through 11 games, he averaged 6.1 points on 26.3 percent shooting. But in late January, glimpses of the former All-Star began to shine through. In his last 14 games, he’s up to 12.4 points […]