Timofey Mozgov RUMORS & NEWS

  • Timofey Mozgov expects to be Lakers’ starting center next season

    Inside Socal "The Lakers brought Timofey Mozgov here last summer on a lucrative four-year, $64 million with the promise he would become the team’s starting center. That did not actually play out in real time. Lakers coach Luke Walton shut Mozgov down for the past two months for the sake of developing..." April 14

  • Lakers to make Timofey Mozgov healthy scratch for remainder of season

    Larry Brown Sports "It’s hard to cut your losses on a $64 million investment, but that’s exactly what the Los Angeles Lakers have decided to do. According to a report by Marc J. Spears of ESPN’s The Undefeated on Tuesday, the Lakers will shut down a healthy Timofey Mozgov for the remainder of the season to get a..." March 14

  • Lakers’ Luol Deng, Timofey Mozgov mindful of criticism about their play, contracts

    L.A. Daily News "The two could not help but laugh over the circumstances. And why not? Within a couple of days of free agency last July, Luol Deng and Timofey Mozgov became the highest-paid players on the Lakers’ roster. Shortly after agreeing to join the Lakers on a four-year, $64 million deal, Mozgov joked he..." March 07

  • Timofey Mozgov says he misses playing for Cavaliers, “everything was special”

    EuroHoops.net "L.A. Lakers center Timofey Mozgov admitted to missing the city of Cleveland, answering a related question by 60smol.com. “To be honest I miss that place,” said the Russian big guy. When asked what made it so special, he added, “Everything was special.” Mozgov spent the previous season with the..." January 08

  • Lakers' Luol Deng, Timofey Mozgov not providing return on investment

    Orange County Register "They are two of the highest-paid players in franchise history, but the Lakers didn’t sign Luol Deng and Timofey Mozgov to be stars. The franchise corralled the veterans in a competitive free agency market with whopping contracts worth a combined $136 million. Deng, one of the NBA’s good guys,..." November 09