Tag : Nick Young
Nick Young title : NBA Rumors: Oklahoma City Thunder Entertained Nick Young Trade; Russell Westbrook, Serge Ibaka Considered Lakers Star
summary : The Los Angeles Lakers are focused on rebuilding their team. Their decisions to ship in a new coach from the Golden State Warriors and revamp the front office by appointing Magic Johnson as general manager are clear indications of their direction moving forward. Could this also mean a Nick Young trade in the future to rid the team of their past issues both on and off the court?
date : Feb 28, 2017 10:13 PM EST
Rudy Gay title : NBA Trade Rumors: Rudy Gay Leaves Sarcamento Kings For Los Angeles Lakers
summary : It is confirmed! Rudy Gay is leaving the Sacramento Kings. The 30-year-old forward has informed the Kings that he'll decline his 2017 player option to become an unrestricted free agent. Now, latest reports say the Los Angeles Lakers could offer Nick Young to get Gay from the Kings.
date : Sep 25, 2016 09:40 AM EDT
NBA: Chicago Bulls at Los Angeles Lakers title : NBA Rumors: Houston Rockets James Harden Promotes Nick Young Trade; Swaggy P Gets Second Chance With The Beard
summary : The Houston Rockets are making surprising offseason moves especially in light of their decision not to re-sign Jason Terry. Without these veterans in the roster, fans of the James Harden team are confused on the direction the group wants to pursue. Recent reports indicate that a Nick Young trade to the Houston Rockets locker room may be in the works. Will the Los Angeles Lakers star do better than recent failed acquisitions Ty Lawson and Dwight Howard?
date : Aug 23, 2016 03:08 AM EDT
Basketball - Men's Preliminary Round Group A USA v Venezuela title : NBA Rumors: Toronto Raptors Negotiate Nick Young Trade For Minimum Deal; DeMar DeRozan, Kyle Lowry Reject Lakers Star
summary : The Toronto Raptors had a successful 2016 NBA playoffs run with the team almost beating LeBron James, Kyrie Irving and Kevin Love in the series. While Kyle Lowry and DeMar DeRozan did not make it to the NBA Finals to face Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green of the Golden State Warriors, their performance in the past season turned them into serious contenders for the title. However, their loss to the JR Smith team also highlighted one problem - the Toronto Raptors cannot solely rely on their two NBA All-Star players if they truly want to get their rings.
date : Aug 21, 2016 09:56 PM EDT
NBA: Chicago Bulls at Los Angeles Lakers title : NBA Rumors: Houston Rockets Consider Nick Young Trade; James Harden, Eric Gordon Back Swaggy P
summary : The surprise move of the Houston Rockets to no longer re-sign Jason Terry this offseason raised questions on the potential NBA trade decisions the James Harden team will make soon. While the Eric Gordon squad has yet to finalize the deal, it is widely anticipated that they are on the verge of completing a Nick Young trade. Will this boost the Houston Rockets' chances next NBA season?
date : Aug 21, 2016 07:05 AM EDT
Nick Young title : NBA Rumors: Los Angeles Lakers’ Nick Young to Join Jeremy Lin in Brooklyn Nets
summary : For some time now, it has been rumored that the Los Angeles Lakers are actively looking to trade Nick Young. According to new reports, he might end up on the Brooklyn Nets' roster with Jeremy Lin.
date : Aug 19, 2016 09:00 AM EDT
Nick Young title : NBA Rumors: San Antonio Spurs Open To Nick Young Trade; Kawhi Leonard, LaMarcus Aldridge Want Larry Nance, Jr
summary : The San Antonio Spurs are looking at rebuilding its roster following the end of the Tim Duncan era. Dealing with a similar situation after the Kobe Bryant retirement tour, the Los Angeles Lakers are also looking for a superstar whom they can build their roster around. However, that is where the similarities between the Kawhi Leonard squad and D'Angelo Russell end. At this point, the two teams need different sets of talent to move forward.
date : Jul 22, 2016 10:39 AM EDT
Nick Young title : NBA Rumors: Should the Los Angeles Lakers Retain Nick Young?
summary : From the Los Angeles Lakers' perspective, Nick Young certainly seems like a problematic player who's currently facing a lot of distractions. Aside from his near-death experience with a firework during the Fourth of July holiday, he's also embroiled in a controversy with his ex-fiancée Iggy Azalea.
date : Jul 08, 2016 12:00 PM EDT
D'Angelo Russell title : NBA Rumors: Los Angeles Lakers Drop Nick Young, Keep D'Angelo Russell; Kobe Bryant Chooses Talent Over Tenure
summary : The Los Angeles Lakers are at the bottom of the Western Conference which is led by the Golden State Warriors. While Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green attempt to secure their top spot against the likes of Tim Duncan and Kawhi Leonard of the San Antonio Spurs, the Kobe Bryant team faces a more personal issue. Recent reports revealed that the drama between Nick Young and D'Angelo Russell, which subsequently hurt the former's engagement with singer Iggy Azalea, is getting out of control. In an effort to control the situation, the Los Angeles Lakers reportedly chose to trade Young and keep the rookie.
date : Apr 04, 2016 02:30 PM EDT
NBA: Chicago Bulls at Los Angeles Lakers title : NBA Rumors: Los Angeles Lakers Confirm Roy Hibbert Trade; Kobe Bryant Calls For Nick Young Exit
summary : The Los Angeles Lakers have been making headlines this season due to the imminent retirement of the great Kobe Bryant. While rumors of changes in the coaching staff are also rampant, the D'Angelo Russell squad has been rarely involved in NBA trade talks. As the trade deadline approaches, however, it looks like the Los Angeles Lakers are looking to move some of the older members of the crew.
date : Feb 17, 2016 07:06 PM EST
Los Angeles Lakers Kobe Bryant title : NBA Rumors: Los Angeles Lakers Blame Kobe Bryant For Losses; Nick Young, Julius Randle Rat On Black Mamba
summary : The Los Angeles Lakers have been repeatedly urged to simply let go of Kobe Bryant. The NBA superstar, who was once the most highly sought after basketball player in the league, could no longer deny the setback brought by his injuries and age. Moreover, the Los Angeles Lakers have taken loss after loss since the NBA regular season began, and it looks like things are not going to change anytime soon. That is, if the coaching staff and the players do nothing to address their pressing concerns.
date : Nov 28, 2015 08:50 PM EST
LA Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak  title : Los Angeles Lakers Running Out of Time on Free Agency, Losses Ty Lawson to Houston Rockets
summary : The Los Angeles Lakers had a terrible year in the 2014-2015 NBA season and with Byron Scott coming back as head coach, the once dominant team which has won 16 championship is looking to improve its line up heading out of the summer league.
date : Jul 21, 2015 02:54 AM EDT
Lebron James and Stephen Curry title : NBA Trade Rumors: LeBron James Signs With Cleveland Cavaliers, Wants Tristan Thompson, JR Smith and More
summary : LeBron James is no longer a free agent after signing a two-year, $47 million deal with the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday. But the deal also puts pressure to the Cavs to keep building up the team for its next campaign in the 2015-2016 National Basketball Association (NBA) season.
date : Jul 13, 2015 06:37 AM EDT
Jeremy Lin title : Los Angeles Lakers Rumors: Jeremy Lin And Nick Young Considered For Trades
summary : The trading season continues within the NBA, and the Los Angeles Lakers have looked at sending Jeremy Lin and Nick Young to separate teams as part of any potential trade deal.
date : Jul 08, 2015 05:56 AM EDT
Jeremy Lin on Jimmy Kimmel Live title : Jeremy Lin Makes Forbes Top 100 List as He Cracks Jokes with Jimmy Kimmel
summary : As rumors swirl around where Los Angeles Lakers point guard Jeremy Lin will end up next season, he managed to crack the Forbes Top 100 list of highest paid athletes. In addition, he did another skit on late-night host Jimmy Kimmel’s show.
date : Jun 17, 2015 06:28 PM EDT
Jeremy Lin and Nick Young Trade Rumors Lakers title : Los Angeles Lakers Trade Rumors: Jeremy Lin, Nick Young Ponder Their Futures
summary : The Los Angeles Lakers failed to make the cut in this year’s NBA playoffs, so speculation has turned to who will join the team next season, in particular Jeremy Lin and Nick Young.
date : Apr 28, 2015 05:19 PM EDT
Jeremy Lin title : NBA Trade Rumors: Jeremy Lin Talks About His Future With Los Angeles Lakers
summary : Los Angeles Lakers point guard Jeremy Lin will become a free agent at the end of this season. Now he’s opened up on what the future could bring for him.
date : Apr 23, 2015 09:25 AM EDT
Jeremy Lin title : Lakers PG Jeremy Lin Ends Regular Season With Sports Injury; Dwight Buycks Takes Over
summary : Los Angeles Lakers point guard Jeremy Lin has come down with a sport injury, which means he will be out for the rest of the regular season.
date : Apr 13, 2015 06:53 PM EDT
Jeremy Lin and Nick Young title : Jeremy Lin Named Player of the Week, Talks About Nick Young’s Performance
summary : The Los Angeles Lakers may have a lackluster season so far based on their 12-26 record, but for Jeremy Lin, he may have found a way to work with Kobe Bryant and Lakers coach Byron Scott.
date : Jan 13, 2015 11:44 AM EST
Customized Headphones title : Jeremy Lin Gives Shiny Christmas Gift to Lakers Team, Has Comments on Kobe Bryant
summary : In a thoughtful gesture, Los Angeles Lakers guard Jeremy Lin gave his Lakers teammates a shiny Christmas gift. In addition, Lin thought that a balance must be found between Bryant and the rest of the team in order to be successful on the basketball court.
date : Dec 24, 2014 08:08 PM EST
Los Angeles Lakers Guard Jeremy Lin title : Jeremy Lin Gets Brunt Of Kobe Bryant’s Tirade During Recent Lakers Practice
summary : Kobe Bryant strongly expressed his frustration at Jeremy Lin and the rest of the Lakers in a practice session on Thursday. Despite the expletive-ridden tirade, Lin has stayed focused on the more important things in his life, which to him were family and God.
date : Dec 12, 2014 05:33 PM EST