Tag : Robert Upshaw
title : Los Angeles Lakers Trade News and Rumors: Robert Upshaw, Michael Frazier II Cut From Roster; Lakers Quietly Traded Jabari Parker
summary : In a press release on Tuesday, the Los Angeles Lakers announced that it has waived center Robert Upshaw and shooting guard Michael Frazier II. The move is in line with the team's goal of reducing its roster down to 15 prior to the start of the NBA's 2015-16 season on October 28.
date : Oct 21, 2015 02:11 PM EDT
title : Los Angeles Lakers Toughen Kobe Bryant Roster; D'Angelo Russell, Roy Hibbert Welcome Robert Upshaw and Marcelo Huertas
summary : The Los Angeles Lakers have been busy this NBA offseason, acquiring players left and right in an effort to build a team capable enough to stand on its own once Kobe Bryant makes his exit. Although the talks of retirement of the Black Mamba keep getting slammed by the Los Angeles Lakers, the inevitable departure of Kobe Bryant is still taken into consideration. In fact, the active acquisition of the Los Angeles Lakers of rookies deemed to be potential replacements of Kobe Bryant illustrate the NBA team's goal of creating a group strong enough to watch the veteran athlete go. Hence, the addition of Russell D'Angelo, Julius Randle and Jordan Clarkson is a clear sign of that move that will see Kobe Bryant leave the Los Angeles Lakers for good.
date : Sep 16, 2015 01:29 PM EDT