Nick Young RUMORS & NEWS

  • Could Swaggy P and the Ball family coexist on the Lakers? Nick Young isn't sure

    Los Angeles Times "Nick Young knows if he picks up his player option and returns to the Lakers, he’ll be signing up for another year of the Lakers rebuild, taking a backseat to that goal. He also knows it’s possible another bombastic personality will become part of the franchise. “If we get the top-three pick, we..." April 13

  • Nick Young says he's undecided on player option: 'I'm a wanted man now"

    Pro Basketball Talk "It appeared the Lakers would cut Nick Young before the season, which would have been yet another low moment for Young, who struggled mightily on the court last season, was subject of an embarrassing video posted online by teammate D'Angelo Russell and endured a public breakup with Iggy..." April 04

  • Greg Monroe, Nick Young, D'Angelo Russell Fined After Lakers, Bucks Altercation

    Bleacher Report "The NBA handed out fines following an incident during the Milwaukee Bucks' 107-103 win over the Los Angeles Lakers Friday night. The league docked Bucks big man Greg Monroe $35,000, and Lakers guards Nick Young and D'Angelo Russell were fined $25,000 and $15,000, respectively. HoopsHype's Alex..." March 19

  • Nick Young moves to bench to make way for young players

    Larry Brown Sports "The Lakers will be giving their younger players more court time over the remainder of the season. As a result, Nick Young will take on a reduced role. A season that began with the Lakers getting off to a 7-5 start has turned into one that has them with the worst record in the NBA’s Western..." March 13

  • NBA's Nick Young Burglarized AGAIN ... Entire SAFE Stolen

    TMZ "The celebrity burglary thiefstravaganza continues ... this time, crooks struck the L.A. home of Lakers star Nick Young (again!) and made off with $500k in cash and jewelry after taking his entire safe!!! Law enforcement sources confirm ... Young's Valley residence was hit in February when the..." March 09

  • Lou Williams Tweets Swaggy P About Giving Him His Money After Young Thought He Got Away With It

    Black Sports Online "Pay what owe! Also, just because that person isn’t around you all the time, doesn’t mean that you can skip out on that payment. Swaggy P thought he was Swiper when Lou Williams got traded to the Houston Rockets. Apparently, he owes Lou Will some money and thought just because he’s a few states..." March 05

  • Nick Young says he thought Lakers traded him

    Pro Basketball Talk "Nick Young… not so good at deciphering the trade deadline. Last year, Young celebrated remaining with the Lakers — a day before the deadline. Los Angeles didn’t deal him, keeping him long enough to rehab his value this year. So, as last week’s deadline approached, word leaked the Lakers..." February 28

  • Lakers Seeking 2nd Round Pick For Nick Young

    Real GM Basketball "The Los Angeles Lakers are seeking a second round pick for Nick Young at the deadline. Young was a buyout candidate last offseason but he's recouped his value this season under Luke Walton." February 23

  • Nick Young throws shade at former Lakers head coach Byron Scott

    Orange County Register "In his own unique way, Lakers veteran Nick Young reflected on his resurgent season while blending in some commentary on the turmoil of the past few years. When the NBA hosts its 3-point shooting contest as part of All-Star Weekend on Saturday at Smoothie King Center, Young will become the..." February 19

  • Nick Young Takes $700,000 Loss ... After Blowing Off Lawsuit

    TMZ "Nick Young has been ordered to pay his ex-manager more than $700,000 after doing the exact WRONG THING one should do when being sued. Long story short ... the NBA star was sued by Andre Chevalier who claims Nick failed to pay him his 2% commission for his role in securing his fat NBA salary and..." February 12

  • Wizards play Iggy Azalea song after Nick Young brick

    USA Today "Lakers guard Nick Young’s engagement with performing artist Iggy Azalea ended in June, but it wasn’t too late for the Wizards to troll him about it. During Thursday’s game at the Verizon Center, the stadium speakers played Azalea’s “Fancy” after Young’s 3 clanged off the rim." February 03

  • Nick Young Splits from Paloma Ford ... No Bad Blood

    TMZ "Nick Young's a single man again ... 'cause the Lakers star and his pop singer girlfriend, Paloma Ford, have officially broken up ... TMZ Sports has learned. Sources close to the two tell us there was no cheating or secret baby mamas (like the Iggy Azalea situation) ... this time, the two just..." January 17

  • Lakers' D'Angelo Russell, Nick Young are getting closer to return

    Los Angeles Times "While the rest of their teammates went five on five against their coaches, D’Angelo Russell and Nick Young went through shooting drills on the other end of the Lakers’ practice court. The team’s starting backcourt is getting closer to its return, but neither player has returned to contact..." December 09

  • Lakers’ Nick Young out 2-4 weeks with strained calf muscle

    Pro Basketball Talk "It looked bad: Nick Young had to be carried off just two minutes into the Lakers’ eventual loss in New Orleans as he grabbed the back of his leg. He had spun around trying to slow Tim Frazier in transition and something went wrong. After the game, Young tried to say it was nothing, but he left the..." November 30

  • Nick Young sued for allegedly attacking opponent in church league game

    Larry Brown Sports "Los Angeles Lakers swingman Nick Young is being sued for an alleged violent incident that took place during a church league basketball game over the summer. According to court documents obtained by TMZ, a man named Luis Solis says he was playing against Young’s team in a game in Porter Ranch,..." November 29

  • Lakers get away with Nick Young game-winner that shouldn't have counted

    CBS Sports "Hitting the game-winning three off a pass that wasn't even intended for him, Nick Young was the unlikely hero for the Los Angeles Lakers against the Oklahoma City on Tuesday. Great shot, right? Problem is, it reportedly shouldn't have counted. After the 111-109 loss, Thunder coach Billy Donovan..." November 24

  • Nick Young wants credit for a steal on his winning shot

    Larry Brown Sports "Nick Young made the game-winning shot in the Lakers’ 111-109 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Tuesday night, and he did so in unlikely fashion. Yes, Young actually intercepted a pass intended for another teammate, hijacked the ball, and tossed up a 3-point shot that went in. " November 23