Sharp-shooting big man Moe Wagner impressed the Lakers' player personnel staff from their first contact at the NBA draft combine to a private workout in L.A. By the end of the scouting process, they were all smitten with the Michigan man.
by: @latimes — Los Angeles Times 14h
Fans write letters to the Los Angeles Times sports editor, starting off with criticism and adulation for columnist Bill Plaschke.
by: Dylan Hernandez — Los Angeles Times 22 Jun
Debut of LaVar Ball’s basketball league, the Junior Basketball Association, was heavy on brand, but Ball has his believers.
by: Tania Ganguli — Los Angeles Times 22 Jun
The Lakers took Michigan’s Moritz Wagner with the 25th pick in the draft. The forward helped Michigan to the national championship game. Wagner led Michigan in scoring with 14.6 points and rebounds with 7.1 per game.
by: Tania Ganguli — Los Angeles Times 21 Jun
The Lakers are scheduled to select 25th in this year’s draft, hoping to strike late-round gold again. Along with the 47th pick, they'll be looking to acquire shooters