Lakers coach Frank Vogel and LeBron James slap hands along the sideline during a break in play.(Robert Gauthier / Los Angeles Times)April 11, 2022 11:46 AM PT FacebookTwitterShow more sharing optionsShareClose extra sharing optionsFacebookTwitterLinkedInEmailCopy Link URLCopied!PrintOn the same day that LeBron James, Russell Westbrook, GM Rob Pelinka and others addressed the media, the Lakers fired coach Frank Vogel. Read more here.Read moreLakersLakers fire coach Frank Vogel after season burdened by injuries and turmoilThe Lakers fired coach Frank Vogel after a disappointing, injury-plagued season two years after he led the team to the franchise’s 17th NBA title.LakersHernández: Lakers’ season wasn’t a failure? LeBron James makes excuses instead of being a leaderInstead of being the leader the Lakers desperately need after a season of failure, LeBron James gives canned responses about the team’s failures.LakersPlaschke: Lakers’ next move: Doc Rivers is right choice to replace Frank Vogel as coachYou might not like him, maybe you revile him, but Doc Rivers is the right coach to replace Frank Vogel, writes L.A. Times columnist Bill Plaschke.LakersDoc Rivers? Nick Nurse? A Lakers insider’s guide to Frank Vogel’s replacementA look at who the Lakers will target in their search to replace Frank Vogel as coach. Doc Rivers, Nick Nurse and Juwan Howard for starters.LakersLeBron James: ‘I came here to win a championship and I want to win more’LeBron James and other Lakers talked Monday about their disappointing season and what the future might bring.LakersRussell Westbrook on Frank Vogel: ‘Not sure what his issue was with me’Former All-Star guard Russell Westbrook said Monday during exit interviews that he and the Lakers did not have a successful season “by any means.”LakersLakers’ Rob Pelinka vows to make adjustments ‘to be better’Rob Pelinka, the Lakers executive and general manager, discusses the firing of coach Frank Vogel and says Lakers fans deserve better moving forward.LakersFrank Vogel on his status as Lakers coach: ‘We’ll deal with tomorrow, tomorrow’Lakers coach Frank Vogel says he hasn’t been told anything from the team regarding a report that the franchise has decided to fire him.LakersElliott: Lakers win home finale, reminding fans of what used to beWith LeBron James, Anthony Davis and Russell Westbrook sidelined, the Lakers snap an eight-game losing streak by defeating the short-handed Thunder.LakersLeBron James still had special season amid setbacks for Lakers, who win home finale LeBron James sat out as the Lakers beat Oklahoma City 120-101 in the home finale, but his production at age 37 is something to behold, Frank Vogel says. LakersHow do Rob Pelinka and Kurt Rambis build a competitive Lakers team next season?Lakers GM Rob Pelinka and advisor Kurt Rambis will face a big challenge to put together a championship roster for next season with their Big Three.