LA Lakers returning to Palm Springs, Las Vegas for 2024 preseason

While this season didn’t go as hoped following a first-round playoff exit, another season of the Lake Show is just around the corner. 

On Friday, the Los Angeles Lakers released their 2024 preseason schedule. 

The three-game preseason home schedule features two games in the Palm Springs area and one in Las Vegas

Anthony Davis #3 of the Los Angeles Lakers. (Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images)

See the preseason schedule below. 


Opponent: Minnesota Timberwolves

When: Friday, Oct. 4

Location: Acrisure Arena, Palm Desert, California

Time: 7:30 p.m.


Opponent: Phoenix Suns

When: Sunday, Oct. 6

Location: Acrisure Arena, Palm Desert, California

Time: 6:30 p.m.


Opponent: Golden State Warriors

When: Tuesday, Oct. 15

Location: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada

Time: 7 p.m. 

The full preseason schedule will be released at a later date.

There are a lot of unknowns in Laker Nation as the front office has reportedly begun the process of searching for a new head coach. Darvin Ham was fired after two seasons. 


Meanwhile, LeBron James has a player option on his contract for the 2024-25 season. 

The WNBA season is in full swing for those looking to support professional basketball in Southern California. 

The LA Sparks look to have a promising season with a roster filled with some veterans, such as All-Star Kia Nurse, and rookie darlings, Cameron Brink and Rickea Jackson. 

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