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  • Chris Kaman says he took less money to join Lakers [updated]

    Chris Kaman says he took less money to join Lakers [updated]
    This post has been updated, as indicated below. The Lakers used their one true spending tool this summer, adding former Clippers center Chris Kaman on Monday via their taxpayer mid-level exception of $3.2 million on a one-year deal. "Weird coming back...
  • Lakers' next decision: Keep or 'amnesty' Metta World Peace?

    Lakers' next decision: Keep or 'amnesty' Metta World Peace?
    Wednesday could have been the first day of the rest of Dwight Howard's career with the Lakers. Instead, it might be the final day for Metta World Peace with the Lakers. On the same day free agents can officially sign with their new teams, the one-week...
  • Can and should Lakers get under luxury tax threshold this season?

    Can and should Lakers get under luxury tax threshold this season?
    With the amnesty of Metta World Peace along with the addition of center Chris Kaman, swingman Nick Young and point guard Jordan Farmar, the Lakers are still over the luxury tax threshold at about $75.4 million in salary. Kaman and Young signed their...
  • Metta World Peace becomes free agent by clearing amnesty waivers

    Metta World Peace is a free agent after clearing amnesty waivers Sunday. The Lakers cut World Peace on Thursday by using the one-time amnesty provision under the 2011 collective bargaining agreement. Since a team did not pick him up off of waivers,...
  • Clippers have interest in Metta World Peace

    Clippers have interest in Metta World Peace
    Now that Metta World Peace has cleared amnesty waivers, the Clippers have some interest in speaking with the forward, said NBA executives who were not authorized to speak publicly on the matter. But the Clippers are also aware that World Peace has...
  • Metta World Peace: 'Of course I'm interested in Clippers'

    Metta World Peace: 'Of course I'm interested in Clippers'
    Metta World Peace wouldn't mind playing for the Clippers now that he's a free agent. "Of course I'm interested in Clippers," World Peace texted to The Times on Sunday. "I have to meet them first." The Clippers also are interested in speaking with...
  • Metta World Peace signs deal with New York Knicks

    Metta World Peace signs deal with New York Knicks
    Now he's a Peace Knick. Ex-Lakers forward Metta World Peace found a new team Monday, agreeing to a two-year deal for about $3.2 million with the New York Knicks. World Peace tweeted Monday: "Where Brooklyn at?" in a jab to the Brooklyn Nets, the Knicks'...
  • Lakers trainer Gary Vitti: Kobe Bryant progresses, return unclear

    Lakers trainer Gary Vitti: Kobe Bryant progresses, return unclear
    Kobe Bryant is progressing from his Achilles' tendon surgery on April 13, but Lakers trainer Gary Vitti still doesn't have a specific return date for the All-Star guard. "We don't know yet. Kobe looks exactly the way he's supposed to look at this...
  • Clippers-Lakers sign-and-trade deal for Dwight Howard unlikely

    Clippers-Lakers sign-and-trade deal for Dwight Howard unlikely
    It’s highly unlikely the Lakers and Clippers would do a sign-and-trade deal involving center Dwight Howard despite reports to the contrary, several NBA executives said Saturday. The rumored deal -- in which Howard would sign with the Lakers, who...
  • Keeping tabs on former Lakers

    Keeping tabs on former Lakers
    The Lakers rarely lose desired players. Although Dwight Howard left for the Houston Rockets in free agency, there are only 13 former Lakers currently under contract to other NBA teams: - Point guards: Derek Fisher (Oklahoma City Thunder), Ramon Sessions...
  • Mitch Kupchak says Lakers won't throw in the towel next season

    Mitch Kupchak says Lakers won't throw in the towel next season
    A lot has happened to the Lakers since General Manager Mitch Kupchak last spoke to reporters. Dwight Howard left for Houston despite the Lakers' very public campaign to keep him. Metta World Peace was waived via the amnesty provision and quickly...