Lance Stephenson Headlines

  • Pelinka: Lakers designed to combat Warriors

    Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka said once LeBron James came aboard, his goal was to build a roster full of versatile players who are tenacious defenders in order to get past the Golden State Warriors.
  • Lakers sign Lance Stephenson, draft pick

    Lance Stephenson has long felt his rivalry with LeBron James was rooted in mutual respect. When James called Stephenson last week to pitch him on joining the Lakers, Stephenson's feelings were confirmed - and he quickly accepted the invitation. The Lakers formally announced the signings of Stephenson, center JaVale McGee and second-round draft pick Svi Mykhailiuk on Tuesday. Coming off a productive season in his latest stint with the Pacers,...

  • Lakers News: Rob Pelinka Reveals How He Found out LeBron James Was Joining LA

    Los Angeles Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka is never going to forget the moment he found out LeBron James was joining his team...

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  • Lakers News: Lance Stephenson Talks LeBron James Reaching Out, Expectations

    After finalizing his agreement to sign with the Los Angeles Lakers , LeBron James reached out to Lance Stephenson ahead of his move to the Lakers. " I was surprised he made the move to L...

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  • Stephenson: It's 'actually funny' to join LeBron

    After years of antagonizing him on the court, Lance Stephenson says it's "actually funny" he and LeBron James are now teammates on the Lakers.
  • Kevin Pritchard Says LeBron James Convinced Lance Stephenson to Join Lakers

    Indiana Pacers president of basketball operations Kevin Pritchard said Friday that LeBron James called Lance Stephenson to convince him to join the Los Angeles Lakers ...

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  • Lakers Rumors: LAL's Signings Part of Plan Pitched to LeBron James

    The Los Angeles Lakers reportedly pitched LeBron James on the vision behind the moves they made in free agency after signing him to a four-year deal. According to ESPN...

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  • Guard Rajon Rondo joins LeBron James with Lakers

    Even when their teams were rivals, Rajon Rondo often gave LeBron James high praise. Rond now will give James the ball. A person with knowledge of the negotiations confirmed that Rondo had agreed to a one-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because the deal is not finalized. So in less than 24 hours, not only did the Lakers lure James from Cleveland - but added two players who were longtime antagonists in his...

  • Rockets’ James Harden wins NBA MVP over LeBron James and Anthony Davis

    Third time was the charm for James Harden. The Houston Rockets star was voted the NBA's Most Valuable Player after twice being runner-up. This time, Harden beat out four-time winner LeBron James and Anthony Davis of the Pelicans in voting announced at the NBA Awards ceremony on Monday night. Harden joined Michael Jordan as the only players to average at least 20 points, eight assists, five rebounds and 1.7 steals in a season. He led the league in scoring,...

  • NBA Rumors: Pacers to Target Tyreke Evans, Will Barton in Free Agency

    The Indiana Pacers will reportedly target free-agent wings Tyreke Evans and Will Barton this summer, according to Chris Haynes of

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