Alex Caruso RUMORS & NEWS

  • Frank Vogel calls Alex Caruso an ‘elite’ defender

    Larry Brown Sports "The Los Angeles Lakers have the best defense in the West through 19 games, and their head coach thinks that one unsung hero deserves more credit for it. Speaking with the media on Saturday, Lakers coach Frank Vogel spoke on the defensive impact of guard Alex Caruso. “I..." December 01

  • Social Media Thinks Rihanna Was Checking Out Lakers’ Alex Caruso

    Heavy "Laker guard Alex Caruso made his highly anticipated debut in the team’s home opener against the Utah Jazz. Though he may not have lit up the scoreboard in his 20 minutes of work, he seems to have already caught the eye of one of the world’s biggest..." October 28

  • Lakers’ Alex Caruso describes two-way deal as ‘one of the best things to happen to his career’

    Hoops Hype "After spending the last couple of seasons on a two-way deal, Alex Caruso inked a multi-year contract with the Los Angeles Lakers. Caruso, who is represented by agent Greg Lawrence of Wasserman, signed a two-year deal worth $5.5 million with the Lakers on July..." October 03

  • Alex Caruso turned down interest from Warriors to return to Lakers

    Larry Brown Sports "Despite a potential opportunity with a top Western Conference rival, Alex Caruso chose to run it back with the only NBA team that he has ever known. In a feature about Caruso that ran this week, Bleacher Report’s Leo Sepkowitz reported that the 25-year-old guard received..." September 22

  • Alex Caruso Is 'Not Hollywood,' but He's a Star

    Bleacher Report "Alex Caruso goes by many names: The Insurance Salesman, The Accountant, The Bald Eagle, The Bald Mamba, The CaruShow. New ones pour in every day, even now, during the sleepiest part of the NBA calendar. "It hasn't stopped," he says. "I get a couple tweets..." September 20

  • Can Alex Caruso Crack the Lakers’ Starting Lineup?

    Heavy "After an electric finish to the 2018-19 season as a two-way player, the Lakers decided to bring fan-favorite Alex Caruso onboard to the tune of a two-year, $5.5 million deal. With Rajon Rondo and Quinn Cook also looking to soak up minutes at the point, there seems..." September 18

  • Alex Caruso on playing with LeBron James — ‘He makes the game so easy for me’

    Clutch Points "Alex Caruso has established himself as a crowd favorite for the Los Angeles Lakers. He is now a full-time Laker and is thankful for one specific player for his on-court successes. Spectrum SportsNet talked with Caruso about his current situation now that he’s secured a two-year..." September 14

  • Lakers’ Alex Caruso says he got random NBA drug test after viral workout photos

    Larry Brown Sports "The NBA is always watching. A few Photoshopped pictures of Los Angeles Lakers guard Alex Caruso looking ripped were shared on social media. Caruso said on his Instagram Story Tuesday that he received a random drug test this week from the NBA. Coincidence? Caruso..." September 03

  • Alex Caruso Will Prove Vital To The Lakers In The 2019-20 NBA Season

    Clutch Points "For the last half-decade, Los Angeles (well, at least the Lakers’ side) has been a basketball graveyard. A team once embodied by glitz and glam, spoiled by the glory of consistent victory, spend years laden with tombstones, marking a mass death of hope in the city. There is hope for the..." August 24

  • Lakers’ Alex Caruso Has An Absolute Stunner of A Girlfriend

    Total Pro Sports "Ask anybody who’s on the roster for the Los Angeles Lakers and you’ll likely hear Alex Caruso’s name come up first, not because his on-court stats are great, because he just seems to be a legend for whatever reason. The fan favorite and perennial bench player is..." August 18

  • Lakers’ Alex Caruso Could Be Ready For A Breakout Season

    Heavy "Two-Way sensation and fan favorite Alex Caruso earned himself a two year deal with the Lakers after toiling in the G-League and working his way up the organization’s depth chart. Now with a chance to earn serious minutes at the NBA level, the Lakers have high hopes for the point guard..." July 08

  • Alex Caruso will reportedly return to Lakers on two-year, $5.5 million contract in free agency

    Silver Screen And Roll "The Los Angeles Lakers are bringing back restricted free agent point guard Alex Caruso, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN: According to Wojnarowski, Caruso’s deal will be two years and worth $5.5 million, and it appears the team will be using cap..." July 06