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Lakers Rank: Larry Nance, Jr. should continue improving under Luke Walton

Larry Nance, Jr. has impressed Lakers fans every step of the way, but he'll need to continue building on what he's done to take the next step in his career. #6. Larry Nance, Jr. Average Rank: 6.3 Larry Nance Jr., the 6'9 power forward entering his second year, checks in at No. 6 in our Los Angeles Lakers rankings. Nance Jr. received plenty of praise over his first NBA season and...
Via Silver Screen & Roll
4 days ago

WATCH: Jordan Farmar On What To Expect With Luke Walton As Head Coach

Former Los Angeles Laker champion Jordan Farmar (who's very close with Luke Walton) gives his thoughts on what to expect with Walton as head coach.
Via Lakers Nation
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Luke Walton visited Rams camp to study Jeff Fisher

A new trend appears to be developing where NBA head coaches visit some of their NFL counterparts to study their methods and management. Los Angeles Lakers coach Luke Walton is the latest to do it, visiting Los Angeles Rams camp to study how Jeff Fisher operates. “I came down with an open mind,” Walton told the Rams’ official site, via Kurt Helin of ProBasketballTalk. “I...
Via Larry Brown Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Luke Walton praises D'Angelo Russell's work ethic

The Los Angeles Lakers promise to be much more competitive under new head coach Luke Walton this upcoming season. Not only is he an upgrade over Byron Scott, but the Lakers have also made the necessary moves to field a better team than the franchise-worst version of the squad we saw last season. While it won’t be enough to compete for a playoff spot, the additions of Luol Deng...
Via Sportsnaut
July 10, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Brandon Ingram Turning Heads, Luke Walton Taking Charge

No. 2 draft pick Brandon Ingram already turning heads after day 2 of Summer League. Plus, there's a different vibe at practice with Luke Walton running the show.
Via Lakers Nation
July 06, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Lakers Introduce Luke Walton (Press Conference In Full)

Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton's introductory press conference in full.
Via Lakers Nation
June 21, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Lakers Nation Interviews Luke Walton: Free Agency, D'Angelo Russell

Lakers Nation's Serena Winters goes one-on-one with new head coach Luke Walton, talking free agency, D'Angelo Russell and more.
Via Lakers Nation
June 21, 2016  |  Discuss

Luke Walton threatened Draymond Green if he didn’t take open shots

Draymond Green had one of his best offenses games of the playoffs on Sunday when he scored a team-high 28 points in the Golden State Warriors’ convincing 110-77 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game 2. Green went 11-of-20 with five 3-pointers, seven rebounds and five assists in the victory. After the game, Green was interviewed by ABC/ESPN’s Doris Burke and was asked about...
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Luke Walton pranked by Warriors staffer over draft lottery

Luke Walton has two NBA teams in which he’s currently invested, so one of his coworkers decided to take advantage of that. Walton is still an assistant coach for the Golden State Warriors, who are in the middle of the Western Conference Finals. He’s also been named the head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers, who had a big day on Tuesday with the NBA Draft Lottery happening. The...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Luke Walton: Lakers will not run the triangle offense

Luke Walton has been head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers for less than a day, but he already has a good idea about how he’s going to run the team. For starters, he says the team will not run the triangle offense. Walton spoke with the media on Saturday and provided some insight about what the system he’s planning to implement. Walton will not run the triangle offense as...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 30, 2016  |  Discuss

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