Lakers Outsiders
Should the Lakers replace DeMarcus Cousins with Dwight Howard or another option?

Should the Lakers replace DeMarcus Cousins with Dwight Howard or another option?

August 20, 2019

Gary Kester and Honi Ahmadian discuss how much of a blow to the Lakers' title chances the DeMarcus Cousins injury will be, the latest rumors on a Dwight Howard return and other potential big men the team can sign. 

Lakers post-free agency: Assessing the construction of the Lakers’ roster

Lakers post-free agency: Assessing the construction of the Lakers’ roster

July 27, 2019

Gary Kester and Honi Ahmadian discuss the makeup of the Lakers' roster and if waiting for Kawhi Leonard's decision ended up hurting or helping the team for next season. 

Lakers Pre-Agency podcast: Will Kawhi Leonard sign with the Lakers?

Lakers Pre-Agency podcast: Will Kawhi Leonard sign with the Lakers?

June 30, 2019

Gary Kester and Honi Ahmadian preview the NBA free agency period for the Los Angeles Lakers. The guys discuss the latest rumors and possible avenues the team could explore, including potential targets and more. 

Lakers reportedly acquire Anthony Davis via trade before 2019 NBA Draft

Lakers reportedly acquire Anthony Davis via trade before 2019 NBA Draft

June 19, 2019

Gary Kester is joined by Mike Garcia (@CanyonDriver) to discuss the blockbuster trade that will send Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers in exchange for Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart and three first round picks. Gary and Mike also discuss options in the NBA Draft if the Lakers buy a pick or sign undrafted free agents. 

The Lakers are reportedly closing in on a deal for Anthony Davis; Are they offering too much?

The Lakers are reportedly closing in on a deal for Anthony Davis; Are they offering too much?

June 13, 2019

Gary Kester breaks down the latest trade talks surrounding the Lakers in their pursuit of New Orleans Pelicans superstar Anthony Davis. Gary also answers fan questions. 

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Did Magic Johnson ruin the Lakers’ chances in free agency by blasting Rob Pelinka on First Take?

Did Magic Johnson ruin the Lakers’ chances in free agency by blasting Rob Pelinka on First Take?

May 22, 2019

Gary Kester and Honi Ahmadian discuss Magic Johnson's controversial remarks towards the Lakers and general manager Rob Pelinka. The guys also discuss Frank Vogel's introductory press conference and what has them excited about the newest Lakers head coach. 

Lakers land No. 4 pick in 2019 NBA Draft; Should they keep or trade the pick?

Lakers land No. 4 pick in 2019 NBA Draft; Should they keep or trade the pick?

May 15, 2019

Gary Kester, Honi Ahmadian and Kyle Hartwick break down the Lakers' options after the team jumped up in the NBA Draft Lottery once again to land the No. 4 pick in the 2019 NBA Draft. 

Lakers hire Frank Vogel as head coach; Will Jason Kidd be good for Lonzo Ball?

Lakers hire Frank Vogel as head coach; Will Jason Kidd be good for Lonzo Ball?

May 14, 2019

Gary Kester and Honi Ahmadian are joined by Lakers Outsiders' very own Kendrew Abueg to discuss the Lakers hiring Frank Vogel as their head coach with Jason Kidd as an assistant. The guys also discuss Kidd's role with Lonzo Ball and Kendrew offers some medical info regarding Ball's ankle injury and what it means moving forward. 

Lakers, Tyronn Lue part ways without making a deal; What are the Lakers doing?!

Lakers, Tyronn Lue part ways without making a deal; What are the Lakers doing?!

May 10, 2019

Gary Kester and Honi Ahmadian are joined by Anthony Irwin of Locked on Lakers to rant about the Lakers lowballing Tyronn Lue and the next phase of the team's coaching search. 

Discussing the Lakers’ search for a head coach; Who should be the favorite?

Discussing the Lakers’ search for a head coach; Who should be the favorite?

April 20, 2019

Gary Kester, Honi Ahmadian and Kyle Hartwick discuss the Lakers parting ways with Luke Walton and the names the team has interviewed so far in their search for his replacement as head coach.