The Lakers wanted to pursue Damian Lillard or Bradley Beal and hoped that one of those two players would seek to leave. Since that didn't come to fruition, enter Russell Westbrook.
Is the Pascal Siakam era over in Toronto? After the Raptors picked up Scottie Barnes last night, ESPN's Kendrick Perkins joked that the veteran forward's days in the city are numbered.
Even though he's polarizing and seems to draw way more backlash than the regular star, Russell Westbrook is known among his former teammates for being a class act.
The Wizards have more cap flexibility for the future. Earlier this week, the NBA news focused on what Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal would do. Would he request a trade?
The group reportedly met to discuss the possibility of working together.
James was succinct in his reaction to the Lakers acquiring Westbrook.
Westbrook averaged 22.2 points, 11.5 rebounds and a league-high 11.7 assists per game, and LeBron is certainly thrilled to have that presence on his squad.
The Washington Wizards drafted NBA G League Ignite big Isaiah Todd with the No. 31 overall pick on Thursday...
James posted an image to his Instagram after news of the trade broke.
With the 31st pick in the 2021 NBA Draft, the Washington Wizards selected Isaiah Todd, a PF who bypassed college to spend a developmental year with the G League Ignite.
Beal is happy with his team's selection in the NBA Draft.
The Lakers are trying to remake their team
The Wizards are sending the No. 22 draft pick they’re getting from the Lakers, 6-foot-10 Kentucky big man Isaiah Jackson, to the Pacers in exchange for point guard Aaron Holiday and the No. 31 selection.
The Washington Wizards selected Gonzaga star Corey Kispert with the No. 15 overall pick in the 2021 NBA draft...
What does this trade mean for the Lakers and Wizards? Here is a breakdown of the draft-day deal.
The Washington Wizards selected the best shooter in the draft! With a lottery filled with surprises, the Washington Wizards selected Gonzaga wing Corey Kispert with the 15th pick in the draft.
Beal has long resisted a trade away from Washington. It sounds like he is not changing his mind imminently.
The Wizards believe that they have enough young talent on the roster to swing a bigger trade if one arises. “There’s always an opportunity to make a trade if you have enough good young players.
Keeping the duo of Beal and Russell Westbrook happy must be Washington's top objective for at least the next few months.
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