This episode of CourtCast by LakersNation.com takes a look at some of the young talent that the Lakers have acquired over the years. Who should stay and who should be traded this summer? Guest Ryan Ward and host Trevor Lane discuss.
Twitter: @Trevor_Lane, @RyanWardLA
1:30 - Tank Race talk
7:45- Has Jordan Clarkson hit his ceiling?
13:30- Julius Randle's development
17:15- D'Angelo Russell's motivation
28:00- Brandon Ingram's All-Star potential
35:00- Zubac Nation
39:00- The Shaq Statue Event
44:00- The time Ryan got stuck in an elevator with Phil Jackson and Jeanie Buss
CourtCast by LakersNation.com has Senior Writer Trevor Lane and Coach Nick of BBall Breakdown discuss the top picks in the upcoming NBA draft. With March Madness in full swing, should Markelle Fultz be at the top of the Lakers draft board? Or should UCLA's Lonzo Ball or Josh Jackson of Kansas get the nod?
Twitter: @Trevor_Lane, @bballbreakdown
1:00- Who should be the top pick?
5:30- Is Lonzo Ball athletic enough?
7:30- Lonzo Ball vs Magic Johnson
9:30- Markelle Fultz as number one?
13:30- Can Ball or Fultz fit with D'Angelo Russell?
17:00- Talking Josh Jackson
23:45- Who to consider with Houston's pick?
28:15- Coach Nick goes one-on-one with Jerry West
CourtCast by LakersNation.com features host Trevor Lane and guest Alex Kennedy of HoopsHype.com discussing the Buss family drama, the ethics of tanking, Lakers GM Rob Pelinka's connections, and whether Markelle Fultz or Lonzo Ball should be selected first in the NBA draft. Plus, Alex talks about the time an NBA All-Star took him under his wing.
Twitter: @Trevor_Lane, @AlexKennedyNBA
1:00- Lakers drama
6:00- Rob Pelinka's connections
8:15- Ethics of tanking
15:30- Markelle Fultz vs Lonzo Ball
24:30- Is LaVar Ball a negative for NBA franchises?
28:30- How important are pre-draft workouts?
33:40- Nick Young's Free Agency
40:30- What's it like for an NBA player to be traded mid-season?
45:00- Alex talks about Steve Francis taking him under his wing
This episode of CourtCast features host Trevor Lane and guest Mark Medina of the Southern California News Group talking about D'Angelo Russell, the development of Ivica Zubac, and Mark tells a story about the time Metta World Peace tried to tackle him.
Twitter: @Trevor_Lane, @MarkG_Medina
1:00- Assessing Magic Johnson's performance
9:15- Lakers post Lou Williams trade
15:45- Most impressive young Lakers
23:00- D'Angelo Russell's success and failure
31:20- Lakers young players not untouchable?
34:00- What Lakers need this summer
37:45- The time MWP tried to tackle Mark
On this episode of CourtCast host Trevor Lane and guest John Ireland, the radio voice of the Los Angeles Lakers, talk about the great Lakers vs Celtics rivalry, tanking, and the future of both franchises.
Twitter: @Trevor_Lane, @LAIreland
0:40- Is the Lakers vs Celtics rivalry still relevant?
5:00- What Dr. Buss thought about the Celtics
10:00- Which team has the brighter future?
16:15- Paul George, superstar?
21:30- Ranking Lakers young core
28:45- Changing draft pick trading
33:30- Make a trade for a star?
37:30- Mitch Kupchak vs Magic Johnson
38:15- Lakers vs Celtics predictions, Mychal Thompson pranks Chick Hearn