Anthony Davis RUMORS & NEWS

  • Nets' Kevin Durant’s perceived market value in range of Anthony Davis trade haul from Lakers

    Clutch Points "Back in 2019, the Los Angeles Lakers sent Brandon Ingram, Lonzo Ball, Josh Hart, De’Andre Hunter, three future first-round picks, and cash to the New Orleans Pelicans as part of a trade package for Anthony Davis. The Lakers also sent three more players and a..." June 27

  • These 3 Trades Send Lakers’ Anthony Davis To Toronto Raptors

    NBA Analysis "Some say that the NBA is a copycat league. While there’s some truth in that, it only holds until some team decides to stop copying. If it works, other teams will copy them. The Raptors are hoping to be at the forefront of that cycle. With much of the league favoring small ball,..." June 23

  • 3 Trades To Send Lakers’ Anthony Davis To Celtics

    NBA Analysis "In the NBA’s storied history, there are plenty of rivalries. Still, one towers over the rest in the league’s history. The Los Angeles Lakers and the Boston Celtics have spent combined decades ruling the Association. Had the Celtics emerged victorious in this year’s..." June 23

  • NBA Executive Suggests Anthony Davis For Zach LaVine Trade

    Heavy "The NBA season is officially over with the Golden State Warriors taking down the Boston Celtics in the NBA Finals. Now that games are done being played, teams can start getting serious about roster construction for next season. The Los Angeles Lakers have a new head coach..." June 21

  • Skip Bayless Throws Shade At Potential Kyrie Irving-Anthony Davis Trade

    The Sports Rush "Things only seem to get worse for the Nets organization and its fans, who were the only team to get swept in the recent playoffs. According to a recent report, Kyrie Irving and the Brooklyn team are at an impasse, which could result in Kai testing free agency. Post his..." June 21

  • Blockbuster Trade Would Send Anthony Davis To The Spurs

    NBA Analysis "The Los Angeles Lakers and San Antonio Spurs share some similarities. They each failed to make the playoffs in the 2021-22 NBA season and could benefit from pursuing short-term success. LeBron James and Gregg Popovich each are approaching the end of their respective careers. There..." June 19

  • Darvin Ham Breaks Down How He’ll Use Russell Westbrook Alongside LeBron James And Anthony Davis

    Fadeaway World "The Los Angeles Lakers hit their absolute rock bottom when they slumped to 11th place finish unable to find a place even in the play-in tournament. While their off-season moves of trading for superstar Russell Westbrook looked like a gamble worth taking, it certainly blew up in their..." June 18

  • Lakers Coach Darvin Ham Explains Why Giannis Antetokounmpo Surpassed Anthony Davis In Player Rankings

    Fadeaway World "Darvin Ham was appointed as the Head Coach of the Los Angeles Lakers while the playoffs were still going on, and so far, he has seemed like a breath of fresh air. Ham has addressed the issues surrounding Russell Westbrook candidly and competently, instantly making himself a likable..." June 18

  • This Lakers-Nets Trade Swaps Anthony Davis, Kyrie Irving

    NBA Analysis "How much does a team’s market size matter in the NBA? Does a large market team’s ability to attract top-shelf talent put them at an unfair advantage? If so, you wouldn’t know it from watching the 2021-22 season. The Los Angeles Lakers and Brooklyn Nets both..." June 16

  • These 3 Trades Send Lakers’ Anthony Davis To Kings

    NBA Analysis "Every team in the NBA knows that it won’t make the playoffs every season. Even teams that play in the league’s most glamourous markets understand that players age, and in time, they’ll have to rebuild. With that said, most teams assume that they’ll make the..." June 16

  • Lakers' LeBron James Posts IG Video Hyping Anthony Davis After Down 2021-22 Season

    Bleacher Report "LeBron James is serving as the conductor of the Anthony Davis hype train. James posted a highlight video Wednesday that featured his Los Angeles Lakers co-star, along with a caption sending a message to Davis' doubters. " June 16

  • These 3 Trades Send Lakers’ Anthony Davis To Mavericks

    NBA Analysis "The Los Angeles Lakers find themselves in a tough spot. Their 33-win season in 2021-22 was a tremendous disappointment after having NBA title contention aspirations, yet they’ve got precious few avenues towards improvement. This team is old, cap-strapped, and low on draft..." June 15

  • Could The Rockets Make A Blockbuster Trade For Anthony Davis?

    NBA Analysis "The Houston Rockets have been the worst team in the NBA for two consecutive seasons. They’ve barely taken the first step in their rebuilding process. There are reasons for optimism around this team. Jalen Green has superstar potential. Alperen Sengun and Kevin Porter Jr. could..." June 15

  • Anthony Davis Spotted Training With Lethal Shooter After Being Criticized For 'Not Playing Basketball Since April'

    Fadeaway World "Anthony Davis has more to prove next season than at any point prior in his career. Many would argue AD was under the most pressure in 2020 after forcing his way out of the Pelicans to compete for a championship with the Lakers. While the championship was secured, the Lakers haven't looked..." June 15

  • Stephen A. Smith Says Anthony Davis Is A Top 7 Player When He's Healthy

    Fadeaway World "Anthony Davis is a player that has caught a lot of flak in recent times for being unavailable and ineffective when the Los Angeles Lakers have needed him the most. Even when AD played during this season, he failed to be too effective and it earned him a lot of criticism primarily..." June 14

  • These 3 Trades Send Lakers’ Anthony Davis To Jazz

    NBA Analysis "If you’re new around here, let us introduce you to a concept that drives a fairly high percentage of NBA rumor content on this here internet lately: The Utah Jazz may make trades this summer. Speculation suggests that Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert’s relationship is..." June 13

  • Anthony Davis Reveals He Hasn't Shot A Basketball Since April 5th

    Fadeaway World "To say that Anthony Davis has failed to live up to expectations after the Los Angeles Lakers won the 2020 NBA championship might be an understatement. AD seemed to have ascended to another level after that postseason run during which he averaged nearly 28 points per game but it has been all..." June 12

  • 3 Trade Packages To Send Anthony Davis To Atlanta Hawks

    NBA Analysis "The Los Angeles Lakers and Atlanta Hawks are both NBA teams in search of something. For the Lakers, that’s about the extent of what we know. They’re in search of something. This team rosters two former MVPs and Anthony Davis, yet they mustered a meager 33 wins in..." June 11

  • 3 Trade Packages To Send Anthony Davis To Cavaliers

    NBA Analysis "The Cleveland Cavaliers are at an exciting point in any franchise’s development entering the NBA offseason. They can officially say that their rebuild is complete. All the pieces are firmly in place. Evan Mobley should be their franchise player. Darius Garland is next in the..." June 10

  • 3 Trade Packages To Send Anthony Davis To Hornets

    NBA Analysis "The Los Angeles Lakers offseason has already seen their first big move, as Darvin Ham has been named the team’s next head coach. He will succeed Frank Vogel, who was fired at the conclusion of the 2021-22 season after three years on the job. Now, the Lakers remain a team to watch in NBA..." June 10

  • 3 Trade Packages To Send Lakers’ Anthony Davis To Nets

    NBA Analysis "Heading into the 2021-22 season, many NBA observers would have predicted the Los Angeles Lakers versus Brooklyn Nets matchup in the Finals. In case you haven’t been following, it didn’t happen. In fact, it didn’t even come close. Both of these teams had to have been..." June 06

  • 3 Trade Packages To Send Lakers’ Anthony Davis To Rockets

    NBA Analysis "The Houston Rockets have been the worst team in the NBA for two consecutive seasons. That’s a rare feat, but it’s not exactly a distinguished one. Still, the future looks bright in Space City. Jalen Green has every appearance of a future superstar. Alperen Sengun and Kevin..." June 02

  • 2 Trades For Grizzlies To Pair Anthony Davis With Ja Morant

    NBA Analysis "Look up “train wreck”, “garbage fire” or “abject disaster” in the dictionary. You’ll struggle. The dictionary provides definitions of words, no phrases. If it did, you might find a picture of the 2021-22 NBA season for the Los Angeles..." May 30

  • Could The Lakers Trade Anthony Davis To Jazz For Rudy Gobert & A 1st Rd Pick?

    NBA Analysis "The Los Angeles Lakers are coming off one of the most disappointing seasons in NBA history. After coming into the year with championship expectations, a star-studded team missed out on the postseason completely. Last offseason, the Lakers acquired Russell Westbrook to team up with..." May 30

  • 2 Fresh Trade Ideas To Send Lakers’ Anthony Davis To Bulls

    NBA Analysis "The Los Angeles Lakers and Chicago Bulls are both franchises with storied histories. Unfortunately, both also have murky futures entering the NBA offseason. The Lakers are in an especially tight spot. After failing to even participate in the 2021-22 play-in tournament, they’ve..." May 28

  • This Blockbuster Trade Featuring Anthony Davis, Zach LaVine and Lonzo Ball Would Shake Up The NBA Landscape

    Fadeaway World "Without a doubt, the Los Angeles Lakers had a terrible season considering the expectations they had at the start of the year. The superstar duo of LeBron James and Anthony Davis won an NBA title for the Lakers during the 2020 season, and they were bolstered by the presence of 9-time All-Star..." May 25

  • 3 Under-The-Radar Trade Destinations For Lakers’ Anthony Davis

    NBA Analysis "Whatever expectations you had for the Los Angeles Lakers this NBA season, chances are, they fell short of them. If not, you ought to consider a career in the making predictions industry. Many had them pegged for an NBA Finals appearance heading into the season. Even those who were..." May 25

  • 2 Fresh Trade Ideas To Send Anthony Davis To New York Knicks

    NBA Analysis "It would be unfair to put the bulk of the blame for the Lakers’ abysmal 2021-22 NBA season on Anthony Davis’ shoulders. Frankly, nothing could go write for this organization this season. The main culprit may have been the clunky fit between Russell Westbrook and LeBron..." May 23

  • Here’s How The Raptors Could Trade For Lakers’ Anthony Davis

    NBA Analysis "The Toronto Raptors surprised a lot of people with how well they performed during the 2021-22 NBA season. They finished fifth in the Eastern Conference with a record 48-34, which is even more impressive when you take into account that many thought this would be a rebuilding season..." May 22

  • Crazy Anthony Davis Trade Proposal Could Break Up Celtics Core This Offseason

    Heavy "The Boston Celtics are three wins away from an appearance in the NBA Finals. However, they are simultaneously three losses away from their Eastern Conference Finals loss to the Miami Heat in the last three years. And while their playoff run has been impressive, anything less..." May 20

  • 2 Intriguing Dark-Horse Trade Destinations for Lakers’ Anthony Davis

    NBA Analysis "The Los Angeles Lakers will probably not trade NBA superstar Anthony Davis this summer. Still, “probably” is far removed from “definitely”. The Lakers’ 2021-22 season was so disastrous that no possibility is off the table. In this era of player..." May 20

  • Could The Suns Make A Blockbuster Trade For Lakers’ Anthony Davis?

    NBA Analysis "The Phoenix Suns‘ 2021-22 NBA season came to an abrupt halt in the second round of the postseason. Hosting the Dallas Mavericks at Footprint Center in Game 7, the Suns were blown out of the gym, losing 123-90. That could lead to an offseason of change, but could Los Angeles..." May 17

  • 3 Trade Packages To Send Anthony Davis To The Raptors

    NBA Analysis "The Toronto Raptors played an entertaining brand of basketball this NBA season. They frequently ran several playmaking wings at the same time, ignoring conventions about positions in the process. It was fun to watch. It also earned them a first-round exit against the Philadelphia..." May 17

  • 3 Trade Packages To Send Lakers’ Anthony Davis To Knicks

    NBA Analysis "If you write about the NBA for a living, chances are you’ve typed some version of the following sentence before: The Los Angeles Lakers had a horribly disappointing 2021-22 season. Russell Westbrook’s fit alongside LeBron James was always questionable. It turned out to be..." May 15

  • 2 Trade Packages To Send Lakers’ Anthony Davis To Mavericks

    NBA Analysis "The Los Angeles Lakers could not have been more disappointing in 2021-22. It’s unclear whether there’s been a bigger letdown in the history of the NBA. This team rostered two recent MVP winners in LeBron James and Russell Westbrook. One could make the case that neither was..." May 13

  • This Lakers-Hawks Trade Swaps Anthony Davis, John Collins

    NBA Analysis "Both the Atlanta Hawks and Los Angeles Lakers did not have the NBA seasons that they were hoping for. Could this lead to a blockbuster trade involving two stars? Los Angeles acquired Russell Westbrook last offseason in hopes of building a winner with LeBron James and Anthony Davis. It..." May 12

  • Could Knicks Make Run At Anthony Davis Trade With Lakers?

    NBA Analysis "Allow me to describe to you two franchises in disarray. The Los Angeles Lakers, despite a recent NBA championship, find themselves between a rock and a hard place. The rock is the $47+ million they will likely owe Russell Westbrook next season, and the hard place is LeBron..." May 10

  • Ranking 3 Most Likely Trade Destinations For Lakers’ Anthony Davis

    NBA Analysis "Desperate times call for desperate measures. If the Los Angeles Lakers aren’t feeling desperation entering the NBA offseason, they may want to check their pulse. After all, this team just missed the play-in tournament despite rostering two recent MVPs and Anthony Davis. Granted,..." May 08

  • Anthony Davis has surprisingly low trade value right now?

    Lakers Daily "DON'T MISS Masai Ujiri clowns the Lakers for thinking they have a chance to land Nick Nurse Report: Phil Jackson advising Lakers in coaching search Report: There are ‘widespread rumblings’ that Doc Rivers is intrigued by Lakers job Brian..." May 05

  • This Wild Lakers-Warriors Blockbuster Trade Swaps Klay Thompson, Anthony Davis

    NBA Analysis "We are officially at that point where NBA trade rumors will start getting a little wild. That is what is happening here in a surprising blockbuster trade between the Los Angeles Lakers and Golden State Warriors. If you are the Lakers, nothing should be impossible at this..." May 05

  • Why Lakers Should Consider Making Anthony Davis Trade

    NBA Analysis "The Los Angeles Lakers were an underwhelming dumpster fire throughout the entirety of the 2021-2022 NBA season. Their “Big 3” consisting of LeBron James, Anthony Davis, and Russell Westbrook failed to gel and stay on the court together. The few times they were able to..." May 05

  • Should The Lakers Consider A Deandre Ayton Trade Package For Anthony Davis?

    NBA Analysis "Heading into the regular season, these two teams had a chance to be the best in the NBA. Well, as the postseason rolls on, that is the case for one and a big failure for the other. The Los Angeles Lakers have been home while the Phoenix Suns entered the playoffs as the top seed in the..." May 03

  • This Lakers-Raptors Trade Sends Anthony Davis To Toronto

    NBA Analysis "There have to be some changes coming for the Los Angeles Lakers. The question is, where will it begin? They underachieved in a big way throughout the 2021-22 NBA season and went from title threats to not even making the Play-In Tournament. This was supposed to be one of the best teams..." May 01

  • 2 Trade Packages To Send Anthony Davis To Memphis Grizzlies

    NBA Analysis "The Memphis Grizzlies have been a surprise contender during the 2021-22 NBA season. Meanwhile, the Los Angeles Lakers were the league’s biggest letdown. In other words, we smell a blockbuster. It would make sense for the Grizzlies to consolidate assets in a bid for the..." April 28

  • 1 Bold Trade For Spurs To Offer For Lakers’ Anthony Davis

    NBA Analysis "The San Antonio Spurs and Los Angeles Lakers, in some respects, could not have been closer this season. One win separated the 10th place Spurs from the 11th place Lakers. It was the difference between an invite to the NBA Play-In Tournament and a head start to Cancun. In other ways,..." April 27

  • Knicks Could Pursue Massive Trade For Lakers’ Anthony Davis?

    NBA Analysis "The 2021-22 season was a very disappointing one for the New York Knicks. After earning the No. 4 seed in the Eastern Conference last season, they regressed to the mean big time this season, failing to even qualify for the NBA Play-In Tournament. As a result, this offseason could see..." April 26

  • NBA Expert Not Ready to Write-Off Anthony Davis

    Fan Nation "When healthy, Anthony Davis is one of the best players in the NBA. Problem is, the Lakers big man has not been healthy the last two seasons. Far from it. He's played in just 76 of the Lakers last 154 regular season games.  As any fanbase would, the Lakers faithful have taken..." April 25

  • Best Trade Package Bulls Can Offer Lakers For Anthony Davis

    NBA Analysis "Much ink has been spilled over the failures of the Los Angeles Lakers this NBA season. That’s an inevitable consequence of rostering two former MVPs alongside Anthony Davis and failing to qualify for the play-in tournament. This offseason, the Lakers will go back to the drawing..." April 25

  • 3 Bold Trade Ideas Involving Lakers’ Anthony Davis

    NBA Analysis "The Los Angeles Lakers should be in full panic mode if they weren’t already. The roster is old, expensive, and deeply flawed. LeBron James is still winning his tug-of-war with Father Time, but each passing NBA season pulls the King closer to the meridian line. With how much..." April 22

  • Would Lakers, Nets Consider A Ben Simmons-Anthony Davis Swap?

    NBA Analysis "We have not seen NBA star Ben Simmons perform in a Brooklyn Nets jersey yet. Surely we’re not penning trade proposals involving him already? We are. First of all, nobody is safe in this player movement era. That goes for both franchises and players. Second of all, the Nets may..." April 20