Court Cast by Lakers Nation takes a look at the current state of two of the league's glamor franchises, the Los Angeles Lakers and the New York Knicks. Host Trevor Lane and guest Randy Cruz break down what is going on in New York with legendary ex-Lakers coach Phil Jackson running the show. Are the Carmelo Anthony trade rumors legit and what would the Knicks be looking for in return? How does Anthony's no-trade clause factor in? And what would that mean for Derek Rose's future? Plus, compared to the current state of the Knicks, are the Los Angeles Lakers on the right path towards rebuilding?
CourtCast by Lakers Nation takes a look at the historic Lakers vs Celtics rivalry with host Trevor Lane and guest Jared Weiss. We dig into what makes this year's Celtics team so dangerous and also discuss why the Lakers are heading in a positive direction. Isaiah Thomas' improbable rise from 60th pick to unstoppable scorer is also discussed, as is the call for patience in the development of D'Angelo Russell, Brandon Ingram, Ivica Zubac, and the rest of the young Lakers. Additionally, we discuss potential Celtics trade targets, including Jimmy Butler and Blake Griffin.
CourtCast by Lakers Nation breaks down the latest news surrounding the Los Angeles Lakers with host Trevor Lane and guest Lakers Nation Contributor Hannah Kulik. We dig into the stellar play of rookie center Ivica Zubac as well as the concerns about Brandon Ingram's wayward jump shot. We also take a look at the hot and cold seasons put forth by D'Angelo Russell and Julius Randle and also weigh the possibilities of the Lakers making a trade at the deadline. With the draft pick at stake, we discuss tanking and whether or not it's an acceptable path for the Lakers to pursue.
CourtCast by Lakers Nation breaks down the latest news surrounding the Los Angeles Lakers with Trevor Lane and special guest Lakers Nation Senior Editor Corey Hansford. We dig into Brandon Ingram's development and discuss the idea of the Lakers tanking in an effort to keep their 2017 draft pick. They also discuss various trades that the Lakers could explore at the deadline, and whether or not the team is moving in the right direction in their rebuilding efforts.
CourtCast by Lakers Nation debuts with host Trevor Lane, who digs into some of the latest trade rumors swirling around the Los Angeles Lakers. As one of the league's glamor franchises, the Lakers come up frequently in trade talks, and we break down the latest news. Will they strike a deal for Atlanta's Paul Millsap or Philadelphia's Nerlens Noel? And what does that tell us about their plans going forward this season? How does Jim Buss' infamous deadline factor in? All that and much, much more in the debut episode of CourtCast!