After a terrible, horrible, no-good, very bad rookie season, Brandon Ingram is playing like the franchise pillar the Lakers need him to be.
A weekly roundup of observations, questions, and predictions from Michael Pina's NBA notebook.
We should probably go ahead and give the Sixth Man of the Year Award to Los Angeles Lakers guard Lou Williams already.
When the top two picks of the NBA Draft—and a pair of potential franchise saviors—squared off in the NBA Summer League, the fun was mostly about what's to come.
Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram will face each other in a Summer League game on Saturday. It's not too early to look at how the top two NBA draft picks will fit in with their new teams, the Philadelphia 76ers and the Los Angeles Lakers.
The Philadelphia 76ers and the Los Angeles Lakers won the 2016 NBA Draft Lottery, but can they escape return trips? League history and player evaluation mistakes suggest it won't be easy.
Brandon Ingram arrived at Duke as a skinny kid with a powerful game, and has improved into an elite NBA prospect. Right now, though, he's out to conquer March.