JaVale McGee RUMORS & NEWS

  • Dwight Howard and JaVale McGee Spoke About Fighting Shaquille O’Neal

    Silver Screen And Roll "Shaquille O’Neal has developed the habit as an analyst of finding a player and targeting them repeatedly as he sees fit. First, with Dwight Howard, it was because Howard... used... his nickname? Then, JaVale McGee became a favorite subject of “Shaqtin’ A..." November 13

  • JaVale McGee and Dwight Howard Need to be Better for the Lakers

    Heavy "Coming into their opening night matchup with the Clippers, the general consensus was that the Lakers’ big men would have a leg up on the Clippers’ unit consisting of Montrezl Harrell and Ivica Zubac. Given that JaVale McGee and Dwight Howard are..." October 24

  • Avery Bradley believes JaVale McGee is playing at a First-Team All-Defense level

    Clutch Points "Much has been made about the type of role JaVale McGee will be playing for the Los Angeles Lakers this season. Many believe that he will be a key cog in L.A.’s defensive schemes this season, and as it appears, teammate Avery Bradley could not agree more. According to the veteran..." October 22

  • JaVale McGee & Dwight Howard Bringing Intensity to Lakers’ Practices

    Heavy "Big man JaVale McGee is coming off an excellent season for the Los Angeles Lakers and figures to once again play a major role for the purple and gold. When healthy, McGee proved to be an interior force last season as he averaged over two blocks per game while functioning as an..." October 01

  • Lakers’ JaVale McGee believes 1-2 punch with Dwight Howard will be real trouble for opponents

    International Business Times "Los Angeles Lakers were forced to sign veteran center Dwight Howard after they lost DeMarcus Cousins to a torn ACL in his knee during the offseason. The latter is not expected to return to the court for the 2019-20 season and Anthony Davis made it clear that power forward was his preferred..." September 20

  • JaVale McGee's House Burglarized, NBA Championship Ring Stolen

    TMZ "The L.A. home of Lakers center JaVale McGee was burglarized over the weekend -- with scumbags stealing everything from cash to an NBA Championship ring, TMZ Sports has learned. Law enforcement sources tell us ... McGee only discovered the burglary Tuesday, but..." September 03

  • JaVale McGee confident Lakers will make a ‘deep run’ in upcoming 2019-20 season

    Clutch Points "JaVale McGee is confident his Los Angeles Lakers will be playing well past April this upcoming 2019-20 season, trusting that this new-look team can make a “deep run” in the postseason. The 7-footer, who recently netted a two-year, $8.2 million deal to return to La La..." August 13

  • Rob Pelinka Says Lakers Re-Signing JaVale McGee, Rajon Rondo, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Will Help Team Chemistry

    Lakers Nation "Los Angeles Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka moved very quickly to fill out the roster surrounding LeBron James and Anthony Davis after Kawhi Leonard’s decision. In addition to the new players, the Lakers also brought back three of them who contributed to the 2018-19 NBA..." July 29

  • Lakers Could Trade JaVale McGee To These ‘Frontcourt-Needy’ Teams

    Inquisitr "After a few NBA seasons as a productive starter at center, JaVale McGee saw his role diminish in succeeding campaigns before the Los Angeles Lakers signed him in the summer of 2018 as a free agent. While playing for a team that failed to live up to expectations after missing the playoffs with a..." July 29

  • Kyle Kuzma not happy with his depiction on Lakers mural

    Larry Brown Sports "New murals have been popping up all around Los Angeles amid one of the most insane NBA offseasons in the sport’s history, and even Kyle Kuzma has been included in the artwork. He just wishes he looked a little more ripped. The latest Lakers-themed mural that was painted in LA..." July 22

  • JaVale McGee takes note of Max Kellerman’s shade

    Yardbarker "JaVale McGee may have a chip on his shoulder entering next season. McGee responded on Twitter to a remark from ESPN personality Max Kellerman, albeit a week later. Kellerman criticized the Los Angeles Lakers’ free agency moves after missing out on Kawhi Leonard. He..." July 14

  • JaVale McGee is coming back to the Lakers

    Silver Screen And Roll "The Los Angeles Lakers have been swiftly filling out their roster with free agent signings since Kawhi Leonard spurned them to sign with the LA Clippers. Danny Green quickly agreed to terms with the team, quickly followed by Kentavious..." July 06

  • JaVale McGee had meeting with Rockets but some believe he and Cousins are waiting to see what happens with Kawhi

    Silver Screen And Roll "As the Lakers wait for Kawhi Leonard to make his free agency decision before filling out the rest of their roster, the majority of their own free agents have been willing to wait for the Lakers as well. Reggie Bullock and Mike Muscala, who only came to Los Angeles..." July 04

  • JaVale McGee exploring free agency, to meet with Rockets

    Clutch Points "JaVale McGee will reportedly meet with the Houston Rockets once free agency begins on Sunday, June 30. McGee had one of the most productive seasons of his 11-year career with the Los Angeles Lakers in 2018-19. He averaged 12.0 points, 7.5 rebounds and 2.0 blocks per..." June 30