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Unseld in, Westbrook out as Wizards face crucial NBA season

Oct. 12, 2021 10:46 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — For Bradley Beal and the Washington Wizards, this season feels like a crossroads. Beal is now the unquestioned centerpiece of the franchise after Russell Westbrook was traded to the Lakers, but it remains unclear how much longer he'll be in Washington,...

Anthony joins his friend LeBron with title the only goal

Aug. 10, 2021 01:23 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Carmelo Anthony realized the time was finally right to join forces with his friend LeBron James. Whether James and the veteran-led Los Angeles Lakers can help Anthony win his first NBA championship remains to be seen. “Most...

Howard excited about coming back to retooled Lakers

Aug. 06, 2021 19:11 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dwight Howard played with some of the best players in NBA history during his first two stints with the Los Angeles Lakers. But the star power being amassed for the upcoming season might be the best yet. Howard officially signed for his third tour of...

Together at last: Carmelo joins LeBron's Lakers to seek ring

Aug. 04, 2021 03:58 AM EDT

Carmelo Anthony and LeBron James have dreamed about teaming up in the NBA since they entered the league together 18 years ago. They're finally getting the chance on the remarkably mature new roster of the Los Angeles Lakers. The 37-year-old Anthony...

Lakers take Jackson in first round before trading him

Jul. 30, 2021 01:31 AM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers selected Isaiah Jackson in the first round of Thursday's NBA draft, but he wasn't with the team for long. The Lakers traded the rights to the 6-foot-11 forward from Kentucky to the Indiana Pacers via the Washington Wizards. ...

Washington Wizards take Zags' Corey Kispert with 15th pick

Jul. 30, 2021 00:54 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — By the time the Washington Wizards made their selection with the 15th pick in the NBA draft, that wasn't going to be the biggest news of the night. Shortly before their turn came up Thursday night, the Wizards agreed to trade All-Star point guard...

AP sources: Lakers acquiring All-Star Westbrook from Wizards

Jul. 29, 2021 23:24 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers are acquiring All-Star point guard Russell Westbrook from the Washington Wizards for three players and the rights to first-round pick Isaiah Jackson. According to two people with knowledge of the deal, the Lakers are trading...