| Jul 17, 2014
| 6:00 PM
The amnesty market turned out a lot better for the Lakers than the free-agent market.
They successfully submitted a bid Thursday for power forward Carlos Boozer, waived by Chicago two days earlier via the amnesty provision.
The Lakers' put in their...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 7:52 AM
NBA veteran Metta World Peace hasn't been seen in the NBA since the New York Knicks waived him in February, but it appears he's been in the recording studio since then — and he's showing some love to Baltimore while in there.
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| Aug 7, 2014
| 1:31 PM
Metta World Peace wants to change his name again.
China Daily initially reported that the former NBA star's new name will be Panda Friend, but World Peace revealed Thursday afteroon that he has another name in mind.
Tweeted World Peace: "Guys my...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 11:54 AM
Metta World Peace reportedly wants to change his name again.
According to China Daily, the former NBA star's new name will be Panda Friend.
World Peace has announced that he has agreed to play overseas in China. He signed a one-year deal with the...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 10:22 AM
Pekín, 8 ago (EFE).- El alero de la NBA Ron Artest, que en 2011 cambió su nombre por el de Metta World Peace, ha decidido rebautizarse nuevamente, ahora que va a jugar en la liga de baloncesto china, y en el país asiático se llamará "Amigo de los Pandas",...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 10:29 PM
There is a fine line between carving out a niche in the NBA and becoming just another young ex-player. At 23, Darius Morris, the former Lakers and Clippers guard, is close to the tipping point.
After being drafted in the second round by the Lakers in...
| Sep 29, 2013
| 6:41 PM
Good news for the Lakers: Almost everybody on their team is in a contract year.
Bad news for the Lakers: Almost everybody on their team is in a contract year.
Such players have incentive to deliver with an added hunger, according to the long-held...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 1:48 PM
Nearly three months after he was selected by the Lakers with the 48th pick of the 2013 NBA draft, Duke forward Ryan Kelly signed a contract with the team.
Kelly spent most of the summer rehabbing his foot after April surgery. The Lakers announced the...
| May 18, 2013
| 8:26 AM
Metta World Peace joined Liz Habib on the KTTV-TV (Channel 11) news broadcast Friday night to talk sports and do the weather with meteorologist Pablo Pereira.
"I came to L.A. because of Phil Jackson, Kobe [Bryant] reminded me of [Michael] Jordan,...
| May 12, 2013
| 1:40 PM
In a year defined by injury, Coach Mike D'Antoni became a lightning rod for criticism, despite leading the Lakers (45-37) team to a 28-12, seventh-place finish.
In the closing moments of the Lakers' sweep by the San Antonio Spurs, the familiar chant...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 5:16 PM
The Lakers waived Metta World Peace via the NBA's so-called amnesty provision Thursday, a cost-cutting move that could save them about $15 million in luxury taxes.
When Dwight Howard bolted for Houston last week as a free agent, it ensured a roster spot...