Kyle Kuzma RUMORS & NEWS

  • Kyle Kuzma Spotted Hanging Out With Australian IG Model Nicole Shiraz

    Sports Gossip "Los Angeles Lakers young star Kyle Kuzma Continues to Impress with Team USA.  Kuzma has been one of the first subs off the bench for head coach Gregg Popovich, and he’s exceeding expectations.   When he’s not playing or practicing, he’s keeping busy..." August 24

  • Kyle Kuzma Got Roasted by NBA Stars on Instagram for Absolutely Awful Outfit

    12 Up "Kyle Kuzma might be able piece together special performances on the court, but the same can't be said of his ability to pull things out of the wardrobe. The rising Los Angeles Lakers star posted a picture of himself in what can only be described as funky clothes on Instagram, and..." August 18

  • Kyle Kuzma Makes Case for USA Basketball Roster Spot In Game Against Spain

    Heavy "In their final tune-up game before trimming the roster down to 12 and heading to the FIBA World Cup, USA Basketball pulled out a 90-81 win over the talented Spanish squad. Making his case to be among the final 12 was Lakers’ third-year forward Kyle Kuzma. While not putting up eye-popping..." August 17

  • Kyle Kuzma hails Gregg Popovich as his ‘favorite coach of all time’

    Clutch Points "Los Angeles Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma is soaking in all of the knowledge that he can from his experience with Team USA, especially with coach Gregg Popovich serving as top general. Kuzma, in fact, hailed the legendary San Antonio Spurs mentor as his favorite coach of all time, per..." August 10

  • Brandon Ingram, Lonzo Ball ‘Excited’ After Being Traded To Pelicans, Says Kyle Kuzma

    Inquisitr "After suffering a huge disappointment in the 2018-19 NBA season, the Los Angeles Lakers became more aggressive in surrounding LeBron James with a better supporting cast this summer. Despite failing to secure a deal before the February NBA trade deadline, the Lakers still succeeded to acquire..." August 10

  • Kyle Kuzma: I'm 'capable' of being Lakers' third star

    ESPN "Kyle Kuzma was fast asleep in a Shanghai hotel when his manager woke him up in the middle of the night to tell him the Los Angeles Lakers had traded for Anthony Davis. In a blockbuster trade, Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram and Josh Hart -- once..." August 08

  • Kyle Kuzma Excited to Learn From USA Basketball Coach Gregg Popovich

    Heavy "The only Lakers representative at USA Basketball camp ahead of the FIBA World Cup, Kyle Kuzma is looking to take advantage of his time with the national team and soak up as much information as he can. Surrounded by a combination of veteran All-Stars and young up and comers, Kuzma gets to take..." August 06

  • USA Basketball’s Jerry Colangelo Explains Kyle Kuzma’s Camp Invitation

    Heavy "After two years exceeding expectations for the Los Angeles Lakers, Kyle Kuzma received an unexpected invite to USA Basketball’s training camp for the FIBA World Cup. Kuzma should have a chance to crack the roster and compete against some of the league’s best veteran players –..." August 04

  • Kyle Kuzma: ‘Carmelo Anthony Is Better Than Half The League Right Now’

    Fadeaway World "Carmelo Anthony is trying to find his way back to the NBA this offseason. He was cut by the Houston Rockets at the end of 2018 after having played only 10 games with the Texans. Now, some sort of debate has been created about whether or not Melo deserves another chance in the..." August 03

  • Kyle Kuzma: ‘Not Everybody Is Cut Out To Be A Laker’

    Fadeaway World "It’s no secret that the Los Angeles Lakers were willing to make a lot of big changes in order to move Anthony Davis across from the New Orleans Pelicans. The Lakers were very quick to offer up and trade their younger players such as Lonzo Ball and Brandon Ingram in order to please the..." August 02

  • Is Kyle Kuzma Ready to Be the Los Angeles Lakers' 3rd Star?

    Bleacher Report "This is the summer of bets for the Los Angeles Lakers. They pushed their chips to the center of the table to maximize the twilight of LeBron James' career. The timing makes enough sense within that context; the Golden State Warriors being weakened with the departure of Kevin Durant and Klay..." July 20

  • Kyle Kuzma Parting Ways With Agent, May Sign With Klutch Sports

    Lakers Daily "According to Tania Ganguli of the Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles Lakers forward Kyle Kuzmahas decided to part ways with his agents Mark Bartelstein and Zach Kurtin of Priority Sports and Entertainment. With the influences of superstar LeBron..." July 19

  • Danny Green: Kyle Kuzma taking on leadership role with Lakers

    Larry Brown Sports "Kyle Kuzma may only be 23 and have just two years of NBA experience, but that’s not stopping him from taking on a leadership role with the Los Angeles Lakers. Danny Green, who agreed to a two-year, $30 million contract with the Lakers in free agency, spoke on his “Inside..." July 10

  • Lakers' Kyle Kuzma Spotted on Yacht with Kendall Jenner

    TMZ "Kyle Kuzma had one helluva 4th of July -- chillin' on a yacht with Kendall Jenner! The two were spotted on a pretty awesome boat off the coast of Malibu on Thursday along with some friends. At one point, they decided to take some goofy pics together. Good..." July 08

  • Kyle Kuzma Could Offer Lakers Possible Sixth Man of the Year Candidate

    Heavy "One of the league’s most promising young stars and the only member of the Lakers’ young nucleus that they held onto in the Anthony Davis trade, Kyle Kuzma looks to step into a large role for a team expected to contend for an NBA title. With the addition of DeMarcus Cousins/JaVale..." July 06

  • Kendall Jenner Dating Kyle Kuzma After Cheating on Ben Simmons 6 Times

    Black Sports Online "On the lowest or maybe the highest keys, Kendall Jenner loves her some mixed or light skin black men. Look at the roster. Jordan Clarkson, Blake Griffin, Ben Simmons and now Kyle Kuzma. I don’t know what this means for the Lakers, but I am here for all the..." July 06

  • Why Kyle Kuzma is the last member of the Lakers’ rebuild still standing

    Silver Screen And Roll "With the dust still settling after the bombastic Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers trade, and the uncertainty of what comes next that lingers, there is one thing that has been made evident during this process — Kyle Kuzma is a..." June 24

  • Lakers' Kyle Kuzma Sends Social Media Into a Frenzy With Latest Tweet

    12 Up "Whatever's going on out in Los Angeles, it's got Kyle Kuzma's attention. Amidst an offseason full of change, the young Los Angeles Lakers star whipped social media into a frenzy with a tweet that only contained eye emojis. Either something major has happened, or..." June 19

  • Lakers Reveal Main Reason Why They Refused To Add Kyle Kuzma In Anthony Davis Trade Package

    Fadeaway World "Most people will tell you that the Lakers paid way too steep a price for Anthony Davis. L.A. had to give up Lonzo, Hart, Ingram, and three first-round picks to acquire an injury prone Anthony Davis who is entering the last year of his deal. True, it was a hefty price tag, but the..." June 18

  • Why Kyle Kuzma Is the Last Lakers Youngster Standing

    Bleacher Report "One by one, they've gone. Draft pick after draft pick, the Lakers have parted with the spoils of the last few years of sub-.500 basketball, from D'Angelo Russell to Julius Randle, Larry Nance Jr., Jordan Clarkson, Ivica Zubac, Thomas Bryant and Svi Mykhailiuk. Now,..." June 17

  • Lakers’ Kyle Kuzma claims he got mobbed in Shanghai after Anthony Davis trade

    Heavy "Not long after LeBron James welcomed new teammate Anthony Davis to the Lakers, Kyle Kuzma decided to check in and do the same. Earlier in the day, Kuzma tweeted that he was heading back to Los Angeles from Shanghai, setting the stage for a hilarious follow up welcome tweet to his new..." June 16

  • The Lakers Shouldn't Hesitate to Trade Kyle Kuzma

    The Big Lead "The Los Angeles Lakers have been in pursuit of Anthony Davis since February. They failed to land him before the trade deadline despite offering up everyone except LeBron James in some way, shape, or form. Now, trade talks are starting to heat up, but the package..." June 14

  • NBA Rumors: Pelicans’ Davis counter to Lakers is Lonzo, Kuzma, Josh Hart, 4th overall pick, future unprotected 1st

    Clutch Points "The New Orleans Pelicans have reportedly counteroffered the Los Angeles Lakers’ initial trade package for Anthony Davis, asking for Lonzo Ball, Kyle Kuzma, Josh Hart, their fourth overall pick in this year’s NBA Draft and a future unprotected..." June 13

  • Lakers Not Making Kyle Kuzma Available in Trade Talks for Anthony Davis is a Huge Mistake

    12 Up "On Wednesday, reports surfaced stating the Los Angeles Lakers are in active talks with the New Orleans Pelicans for All-NBA superstar Anthony Davis. However, the Lakers are taking a much different approach in their second attempt to acquire the forward. June 13

  • Former Lakers player tells Kyle Kuzma to 'start packing' amid trade rumors

    Sportsnaut "Rumors of a potential trade sending New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers started heating up on Wednesday. Specifically, the Lakers are said to be willing to offer up their No. 4 pick in the 2019 NBA Draft as well as youngsters Lonzo Ball and Brandon..." June 13

  • Kyle Kuzma Working Out With Kentavious Caldwell-Pope’s Shooting Coach

    Lakers Nation "It has been clear ever since Kyle Kuzma was selected by the Los Angeles Lakers, he is an extremely hard worker who puts it the time and effort. In two seasons with the Lakers, Kuzma has proven that he is here to stay but also knows there is plenty of room to improve. One..." June 08

  • Lakers’ Kyle Kuzma sends cryptic tweet on ‘decisions’ at 2:24AM EST

    Clutch Points "Los Angeles Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma sent out a cryptic tweet early Saturday morning, which raised questions whether he’s talking about free agency. While the tweet could be really about anything — from as simple as what to eat in the morning — it’s hard not..." June 08

  • Kyle Kuzma to join USA Basketball Training Camp in August, fight for roster spot in FIBA World Cup in China

    Silver Screen And Roll "USA Basketball is looking for reinforcements to go to the FIBA World Cup in China with several of the country’s biggest stars not expected to play, and Wednesday morning Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN reported that Los Angeles Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma will be one of a few players that will..." June 08

  • Kyle Kuzma working out with shooting coach Lethal Shooter

    Clutch Points "Los Angeles Lakers rising star Kyle Kuzma has identified a specific area in his game that he wants to put a ton of work in for this summer. With the recent revelation that the 23-year-old has been working out with renowned shooting coach, “Lethal Shooter,” it looks like Kuzma will..." June 02

  • Kyle Kuzma is using the summer to work on his ‘all-around game’ ahead of his third NBA season

    Silver Screen And Roll "The 2019 summer has been a rather busy one for Kyle Kuzma, even as the Los Angeles Lakerscontinue their six-year playoff drought. Atop the list of summer stops for Kuzma was testing out his luck in Chicago during the NBA Draft Lottery, where he told fans “Ya..." May 27

  • Kyle Kuzma Calls for a Drug Test for Max Kellerman After His Latest James Harden Take

    Sports Gossip "Max Kellerman had such a ridiculous take on James Harden during Thursday’s “First Take” that there were calls for him to be drug tested.  The calls were led by Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma. Harden actually claimed that the Rockets guard didn’t deserve to be a..." May 24

  • NBA Rumors: Simmons To Lakers For Ingram, Ball, Kuzma, And Draft Pick Is ‘Worth Considering,’ Per ‘CBS Sports’

    Inquisitr "Despite finishing with the 10th worst record in the NBA in the 2018-19 regular season, the Los Angeles Lakers still lucked out in Tuesday’s NBA Draft Lottery, ending up with the No. 4 overall pick. But even with this high draft pick likely to be traded as the Lakers try to acquire a..." May 15

  • Pelicans staffers thought trade offer for Anthony Davis was attractive, but Brandon Ingram’s health changes things

    Clutch Points "Some members of the New Orleans Pelicans reportedly thought the Los Angeles Lakers’ trade offer for Anthony Davis at the February trade deadline was pretty attractive, according to Dave McMenamin of ESPN. The Lakers’ trade package was headlined by Lonzo Ball, Kyle Kuzma and Brandon..." May 07

  • NBA Rumors: Lakers Still Expected To Offer Ingram, Kuzma, Ball & 1st-Round Picks For Anthony Davis Next Summer

    Inquisitr "Finding their second superstar has been the top priority for the Los Angeles Lakers since the successful acquisition of LeBron James in the 2018 NBA free agency. Before the February NBA trade deadline, the Lakers did everything they could to bring All-Star center Anthony Davis to Los Angeles...." May 07

  • IG Model Katya Elise Henry Straight Disrespected Kyle Kuzma On Why They Broke Up

    Total Pro Sports "Back in November, it was revealed that Instagram fitness model Katya Elise Henry was dating Kyle Kuzma as she was potted at several Lakers games. Things seem to be going well, up until recently where rumors flew about the pair splitting. On Twitter, Katya posted this photo..." April 26

  • Lakers rule Kyle Kuzma out against Pelicans

    Clutch Points "The Los Angeles Lakers will already be without superstar forward LeBron James for the remainder of the 2018-19 regular season, and now the lowly Western Conference franchise will head into Sunday’s matchup against the New Orleans Pelicans even more shorthanded than originally expected...." March 31

  • Mitchell, Kuzma endorse Trae Young for ROTY

    The Score "Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young is garnering support from around the Association in his bid to take home NBA Rookie of the Year honors. Young dropped 32 points and 11 dimes on Saturday night, including a floater with 0.1 seconds remaining to down the Philadelphia 76ers at..." March 24

  • Kobe Bryant wouldn’t think twice about trading Lakers youngsters

    New York Post "Legend Kobe Bryant broke down the Lakers’ failed attempt to pry Pelicans stud Anthony Davis at the trade deadline in February, sayings the Lakers’ young trio — Brandon Ingram, Kyle Kuzma and Lonzo Ball — wasn’t a steep price to pay at all. It sounds like..." March 20

  • LeBron James thinks playing against playoff teams down the stretch will help young Lakers develop

    Silver Screen And Roll "The Los Angeles Lakers are down to their last 15 games of the regular season, and while they have yet to be officially eliminated from the NBA playoffs, they’re currently 7.5 games back of the eighth seed in the Western Conference and five games below a .500 record. They literally have a..." March 13

  • Kyle Kuzma participated in all of practice; considered questionable against Chicago

    Silver Screen And Roll "The Los Angeles Lakers have had at least two players injured dating back to the Nixon administration. Okay maybe that isn’t actually true (the trend actually predates Nixon), but it definitely feels that way. Kyle Kuzma is the latest victim of the injury bug, but it..." March 12

  • Lakers' Kuzma (ankle) won't play against Nuggets

    NBA.com "The Los Angeles Lakers will be shorthanded for their next game in their uphill climb to get back in the Western Conference playoff chase. Forward Kyle Kuzma is out for Wednesday's home game against the Denver Nuggets (8 ET, ESPN) because of a right ankle sprain he suffered in..." March 05

  • Lakers’ Kyle Kuzma expected to miss next game with sprained ankle

    Larry Brown Sports "The Los Angeles Lakers have now added injury to the insult of losing at home to the Los Angeles Clippers. On top of losing at Staples Center 113-105 to their intra-city rivals on Monday night, Kyle Kuzma hurt his ankle. The second-year forward exited midway through the fourth quarter..." March 05

  • Kyle Kuzma on Lakers: ‘There’s something wrong with this team’

    Larry Brown Sports "Kyle Kuzma did not sugar-coat things when talking after the Los Angeles Lakers’ latest loss. The Lakers lost to the Phoenix Suns 118-109 on Saturday night to drop to 30-33 on the season. They continue to slip further and further away from a playoff spot with fewer games..." March 03

  • Farrah Abraham 'Kyle Kuzma Wants to Smash ... But Won't Sit Me Courtside'

    TMZ "Advice to pro athletes ... if you wanna shot with Farrah Abraham, ya gotta come with courtside seats.  That's the message Farrah says she told Lakers' rising star Kyle Kuzma -- claiming he tried to get at her in her DMs ... but he wouldn't pony up for quality Lakers..." February 25