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  1. Lakers News: Team Headed to DC for Greg Monroe MeetingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Lake Show Life

    Mar 10, 2015; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Detroit Pistons forward Greg Monroe fouls Los Angeles Lakers forward Wesley Johnson in the first half of the game at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Jayne Kamin-Oncea-USA TODAY Sports The Lakers have met with the most coveted player in the free agent market, LaMarcus Aldridge.

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  2. NBA free agency: Will the Lakers hit a home run with LaMarcus Aldridge or DeAndre Jordan?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | LA Daily News

    ... on their roster they want to retain. There are many, including Ed Davis , Wayne Ellington , Jeremy Lin , Wesley Johnson , Carlos Boozer , Jordan Hill and Ronnie Price . The Lakers reached out to express interest in Hill and Davis, according to ...

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  3. NBA Free Agency: Lakers preparing to go all-in on a big talent; updates, rumors, tracker and moreRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Silver Screen and Roll

    ... to frontcourt players. Elsewhere, the Lakers still need an established talent for the perimeter, and Wesley Johnson's contract also expires. A player like Tobias Harris could be a target for the Lakers, though his restricted status with the Orlando ...

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  4. Not even LeBron James can save the Lakers next seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Washington Post

    ... if we plugged James into the 2014-15 Lakers roster, upgrading the small forward position by swapping out Wesley Johnson, the team would have won an extra 8.7 games. Let's stick with that hypothetical, putting James as the team's starting small ...

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  5. Inside Mitch's Head: Why The Lakers Chose D'Angelo RussellRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Lake Show Life

    ... are defined as "star" qualities . Russell does not lack confidence, something you cannot teach ( just ask Wesley Johnson ). Court vision potentially on par with Magic Johnson . And the nickname "loading" which you can find on Russell's social media ...

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  6. Lakers Rumors: LA Moving Up On LaMarcus Aldridge's ListRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | Lake Show Life

    Mar 3, 2014; Portland, OR, USA; Portland Trail Blazers power forward LaMarcus Aldridge drives against Los Angeles Lakers small forward Wesley Johnson during the first quarter of the game at the Moda Center. Mandatory Credit: Steve Dykes-USA TODAY Sports The Lakers have a lot of needs, but it's highly likely they will end up with a big man in one way or another.

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  7. Top NBA prospect Towns says there is 'no promise' from T-WolvesRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | Erie Times News

    ... said after the Wolves won the lottery. Taylor said after missing on high draft picks like Derrick Williams, Wesley Johnson and Jonny Flynn in recent seasons, finding a motivated player who was hungry to improve was one of the top priorities in ...

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  8. Chicago Bulls Should Play Ball With Jimmy Butler This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Pippen Ain't Easy

    Dec 25, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bulls guard Jimmy Butler dribbles the ball as Los Angeles Lakers forward Wesley Johnson defends during the second quarter at the United Center. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports Jimmy Butler wants to feel like a big shot.

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  9. NBA mock draft: Lakers select Justin Anderson with No. 27 pickRead the original story

    Monday Jun 22 | Silver Screen and Roll

    ... Lakers don't have a real small forward on their roster, having rotated between Kobe Bryant , Nick Young and Wesley Johnson at various points last season. Anderson would provide some solid depth on the wing. He made 45% of his 3s at Virginia and has ...

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  10. Could Los Angeles Lakers' Other Draft Picks Be Key to Quick Turnaround?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | BleacherReport

    ... wing. The Lakers are likely parting ways with a couple of free-agent 2s and 3s, including Wayne Ellington and Wesley Johnson, so The 6'6" junior doesn't have spell-binding creativity or microwave scoring ability, but he's the type of multipurpose ...

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  11. Lakers' Ryan Kelly wants to improve his shooting over the off-seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... and defensively," said Kelly, who averaged 5.2 assists over five games in April before an injury to Wesley Johnson moved him back to small forward. "I'm going to train to be a four, a stretch four," said Kelly of his summer plans. "I've got to be a ...

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  12. Lakers' Wesley Johnson enters frustrating part of his life -- againRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Lakers small forward Wesley Johnson tries to steal the ball from Boston Celtics point guard Avery Bradley during the Lakers' win back in February. Lakers small forward Wesley Johnson tries to steal the ball from Boston Celtics point guard Avery Bradley during the Lakers' win back in February.

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  13. Lakers: Week 25 predictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    Dwight Buycks and Wesley Johnson are out. Buycks is done for the season, becoming a free agent with the expiration of his 10-day contract.

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  14. Five takeaways from the Lakers' 120-106 loss to the Dallas MavericksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... and 2.4 assists a game, shooting 48.3% from the field and 77.8% from three-point range. The Lakers also lost Wesley Johnson to a sprained ankle, making him doubtful for Monday night in Sacramento against the Kings -- and possibly done for the ...

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  15. Playoff-bound Mavericks topple the Lakers, 120-106Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... points with Ed Davis scoring 11 off the bench. Tarik Black, Ryan Kelly and Dwight Buycks each chipped in 10. Wesley Johnson suffered a sprained ankle, sitting out the second half after scoring 16 points -- hitting four of five three-point attempts. ...

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  16. Lakers Rumors: Jimmy Butler Interested In Signing With LakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Lake Show Life

    Dec 25, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bulls guard Jimmy Butler dribbles the ball as Los Angeles Lakers forward Wesley Johnson defends during the second quarter at the United Center. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports The Lakers will be aggressively attacking free agency this off-season and they are hopeful they will have better luck this time around.

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  17. Kobe Bryant News: Mamba Doesn't Do Great With RookiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | Lake Show Life

    Dec 30, 2014; Denver, CO, USA; Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant celebrates with Los Angeles Lakers forward Wesley Johnson after the game against the Denver Nuggets at Pepsi Center. The Lakers won 111-103.

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  18. Kobe Bryant News: Nick Young Enjoys Scoring on Kobe the MostRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | Lake Show Life

    Nov 28, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers guards Kobe Bryant and Nick Young and forward Wesley Johnson react against the Minnesota Timberwolves at Staples Center. The Timberwolves defeated the Lakers 120-119.

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  19. Lakers Should Focus on the Small Forward PositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Lake Show Life

    ... take some time to grow together as a unit. The unknown is who will start at small forward. It will not be Wesley Johnson , who has been the starter the past two seasons. Likewise, it will not be the only other wing player on the roster last season, ...

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  20. Syracuse Basketball: Rakeem Christmas & Chris McCullough Gear Up for NBA DraftRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 3 | Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician

    ... 76ers and the Dallas Mavericks . Most recently , Christmas has worked out with former Syracuse star Wesley Johnson 's team, the Los Angeles Lakers . The Lakers own the 27th and 34th picks in this year's draft. McCullough, on the other hand , has ...

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