Ed Davis (left ankle bone bruise) and Damian Lillard (left plantar fasciitis) are OUT for tonight's game at Sacramento.
Basketball Insiders "After playing for three different teams in five seasons, Ed Davis is tired of bouncing around the NBA and getting acclimated to new cities. That’s why the No. 13 pick in the 2010 NBA Draft entered this offseason looking to find a stable situation that he could call home. He wanted a multi-year..." August 12
Real GM Basketball "Ed Davis and the Portland Trail Blazers have agreed upon a three-year, $20 million deal. " July 02
Sources: Lakers called Ed Davis shortly after midnight, but several teams could come w/ offers today to test LA's resolve on keeping him.
Pro Basketball Talk "Ed Davis averaged 8.3 points and 7.8 rebounds while appearing in 23.3 minutes per contest for what was a dismal Lakers team last year, and he could have chosen to return by activating his player option for just over $1.1 million for next season. But size is always at a premium, and because..." June 30
Mitch Kupchak said Ed Davis wants to return - Lakers want Ed Davis to return
Ed Davis has opted out of his contract with the Lakers
Lakers Nation "On a Los Angeles Lakers team where very few players were even average defenders, Ed Davis stood out this season as someone who knew his strengths as a rebounder and rim protector. Even when his minutes were low, Davis continued to tally impressive rebounding numbers and provide a presence on the..." June 24
Real GM Basketball "Ed Davis will opt out of his contract for the 15-16 season with the Los Angeles Lakers to test free agency. "I'm going to test free agency," Davis told The Times in a telephone interview. "Hopefully I'm back with the Lakers, as long as everything is equal with all the other teams." The..." April 22
Silver Screen And Roll "Ed Davis has been a silver lining for LA fans this season. Nobody wanted him last summer (or offered him a big enough contract for him to sign with), so the Lakers signed him for the veteran's minimum for two years (second year is a player option, which Ed will probably deny). He's clearly been..." March 31
L.A. Daily News "It appears Ed Davis comes out of nowhere as he grabs nearly every loose ball and rebound imaginable. It appears Davis can compete through any circumstance, including a recently broken nose and a fluctuating starting and reserve role, without complaints. It appears Davis represents the ideal..." February 06
Inside Socal "Despite missing the past two practices because of respective left shoulder and right ankle injuries, both forward Carlos Boozer and Ed Davis are expected to play tonight when the Lakers (3-11) host the Memphis Grizzlies (12-2) at Staples Center. They went through shootaround and they both moved..." November 26
Sporting News "Charles Barkley said on Thursday that he would not eat until the Los Angeles Lakers won their first game of the NBA season. The odds were stacked against him, as the 0-5 Lakers embarked on a week that included games against the Charlotte Hornets, Memphis Grizzlies, New Orleans Pelicans and San..." November 10
Yahoo! Sports "Free-agent forward Ed Davis reached agreement on a two-year, $2 million deal with the Los Angeles Lakers, a league source told Yahoo Sports. Davis will hold the option on his 2015-16 contract, a source said. Davis has the chance to earn considerable minutes with the Lakers, who also drafted..." July 17
Grizzlies forward Ed Davis has been fined $15k for making excessive & unnecessary contact w/ Rockets forward Donatas Motiejunas (from Fri.).
Raptors HQ "Despite being the 13th overall pick in 2010, Ed Davis never really figured into Bryan Colangleo's long-term plans for the Toronto Raptors. On draft night 2010, Davis was a projected top-ten pick but fell to 13th where the Raptors snatched him up. The move was made not necessarily because Davis..." February 24