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  1. Lakers' Kentavious Caldwell-Pope will sit out road games outside California for next monthRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... They'll play in Houston on the 20th and 31st, in Oakland on the 22nd and in Minneapolis on Jan. 1. Lakers coach Luke Walton declined to comment on the situation except to say that he was not aware until last week of the possibility of Caldwell-Pope ...

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  2. Lakers News: Josh Hart impressed Luke Walton in his first career startRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Silver Screen and Roll

    The Los Angeles Lakers put up a convincing fight against the Cleveland Cavaliers Thursday night, giving the defending Eastern Conference champions a run for their money. The big story was LeBron James and Lonzo Ball sharing the basketball court, but it was also one of the biggest nights of Josh Hart 's young career.

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  3. Legal matter forced Lakers' Kentavious Caldwell-Pope to miss Cavaliers gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    ... will have him for the next game but everything was happening real-time and we have a lot going on," Lakers coach Luke Walton said after Thursday night's game in Cleveland. Brandon Ingram had his worst game of the season during Tuesday's loss to the ...

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  4. LA, Cleveland Or...Philly? Comparing LeBron's Best 2018 Free-Agency OptionsRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 7 | BleacherReport

    ... 6.9 rebounds and 7.0 assists a night at just 31.3 percent from the field and 50 percent from the line. Coach Luke Walton is a believer in both and has urged Ball to stay aggressive and keep shooting until he finds a comfort zone in the NBA. "I told ...

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  5. Los Angeles Lakers to enforce so-called a LaVar Ball ruleaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 5 | WPMT-TV York

    ... Jordan in 1-on-1 back in his heyday. He has been openly critical of Lakers players as well as Lakers head coach Luke Walton and his staff, calling them "soft." "They don't know how to coach my son," LaVar Ball said in November, according to Bleacher ...

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  6. Los Angeles Lakers to enforce so-called 'LaVar Ball rule'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | WOI

    ... Jordan in 1-on-1 back in his heyday. He has been openly critical of Lakers players as well as Lakers head coach Luke Walton and his staff, calling them "soft." "They don't know how to coach my son," LaVar Ball said in November, according to Bleacher ...

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  7. Lakers hope to avoid another long December cold spellRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | LA Daily News

    ... 15 out of 17 games starting at the beginning of December. "We had a big-time losing streak last December," Coach Luke Walton said, "and we had some injuries. Hopefully we win some of these games this time." The losing seems to have taken its toll in ...

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  8. Los Angeles Lakers to enforce so-called 'LaVar Ball rule'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | WTKR-TV Norfolk

    ... Jordan in 1-on-1 back in his heyday. He has been openly critical of Lakers players as well as Lakers head coach Luke Walton and his staff, calling them "soft." "They don't know how to coach my son," LaVar Ball said in November, according to Bleacher ...

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  9. Golden State Warriors' Coach Steve Kerr and assistant coach Luke...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | SFGate

    Golden State Warriors' Coach Steve Kerr and assistant coach Luke Walton watch the fourth quarter during Game 7 of the NBA Finals at Oracle Arena on Sunday, June 19, 2016 in Oakland, Calif. The Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the Golden State Warriors 93 to 89 to win the NBA Championship.

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  10. Ball trying to get his offense back on track2017-11-17T13:39:28Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | NBA.com

    ... rolled around Thursday morning, Ball was "not the same playful, joyful Lonzo that he normally is," Coach Luke Walton said. The Lakers continue to work with Ball on his shot selection. Walton focused on one 3-pointer in Wednesday's loss when Ball ...

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  11. Walton: Lonzo Ball is Lakers' Starting Point GuardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | NBC Los Angeles

    ... and he's sure as heck not going to the G-League. "He's our starting point guard," Los Angeles Lakers coach Luke Walton almost struggled at the thought of being asked about Ball possible going to the bench to ease the immense pressure the rookie has ...

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  12. Brother's arrest in China weighed on Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball's mind, Luke Walton suggestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | Los Angeles Times

    Lakers guard Lonzo Ball, middle, sits next to teammates on the bench in the Lakers' 115-109 loss to the 76ers on Nov. 15. Lakers guard Lonzo Ball, middle, sits next to teammates on the bench in the Lakers' 115-109 loss to the 76ers on Nov. 15. Lakers coach Luke Walton believes that point guard Lonzo Ball was deeply affected by the arrest of his brother LiAngelo last week during a trip to China with the UCLA basketball team. "[It's] got to.

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  13. He's a problem': Sixers' Joel Embiid historically destroys the LakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | The Washington Post

    ... point guard Ben Simmons through the draft - has become something else entirely. "He's a problem," Lakers Coach Luke Walton told ESPN afterward. "Embiid is a handful down there and obviously if you get a nice whistle it makes it even more ...

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  14. Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball praised by LeBron James after triple-doubleRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | ABC News

    ... more scrutiny, hype and attention than any other rookie since James. "Yeah, he's been incredible," Lakers coach Luke Walton said. "With the world we live in today, with all the social media and everything, the amount of buildup and coverage that has ...

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  15. Lakers Notebook: Lonzo Ball downplays his historical triple-double, which is a good thingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2017 | Silver Screen and Roll

    ... pass it quick enough, and then when they went under I just shot it," Lonzo said. Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton agreed with that sentiment, crediting Ball's ability to read the floor for the dime-dropping that occurred in Milwaukee. "They ...

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  16. NBA Rumors: Latest on Julius Randle's Future with Lakers and Other BuzzRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2017 | BleacherReport

    ... of points and have done all that despite Lonzo Ball being objectively bad in every facet of the game. Coach Luke Walton deserves credit for handling a rotational clog at the big spots and a roster full of young players who want to prove themselves. ...

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  17. Lakers News: Luke Walton Talks Celtics, Latest Buzz on Luol DengRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2017 | BleacherReport

    ... kind of a big deal. But while the Lakers vs. Celtics might be the most important rivalry in sports, head coach Luke Walton's won't be focused on it before the game: "As much as we like beating Boston and we want to beat Boston, that's not going to ...

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  18. Los Angeles Lakers: 10 games in, similarities from last year may ariseRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2017 | Lake Show Life

    MARCH 19: Luke Walton of the Los Angeles Lakers and Brandon Ingram #14 react to play during the first half against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Staples Center on March 19, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.

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  19. Luol Deng seeks to prove himself on court, not function solely as locker room leaderRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2017 | ABC News

    ... than if I was playing. Then if I fall short I'm still in good shape." Deng said he appreciated that Lakers coach Luke Walton has been upfront with him throughout his time in L.A. Last season, Deng started the first 53 games of the season before the ...

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  20. Luol Deng wants buyout or trade from LakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | Sporting News

    ... last season before the Lakers shifted gears, focusing on their young talent around the trade deadline. Coach Luke Walton told ESPN what his message to Deng has been. "We have a really young group that we're trying to grow together and get as much ...

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