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5 min ago | The Orange County Register
'I've always been a fan of his,' Kobe Bryant said of Byron Scott, who is the favorite to be named new coach of the Lakers.
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3 hrs ago | BleacherReport
Steve Blake's deal with Portland is a two-year, $4.2 million deal with a player option for year two, league source says.
7 hrs ago | NJ.com
Maybe it all comes down to this: Carmelo Anthony likely won't sign with the Los Angeles Lakers because ... he left his wife at home.
8 hrs ago | CBS Local
Former LA Lakers and current Atlanta Dream head coach Michael Cooper joins the show to discuss the first half success of the Dream and why the Dream have been so successful.
12 hrs ago | Sporting News
It has been a little less than four months since Phil Jackson officially became the overseer of all things basketball with the Knicks, and the job has not quite gone as he had planned.
16 hrs ago | KnickerBlogger
Gregg Popovich, one of five coaches to have won at least five N.B.A. championships, agreed to a multiyear contract extension with the San Antonio Spurs.
Jan 22, 2014; Coral Gables, FL, USA; Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Kobe Bryant attends a game between the Duke Blue Devils and Miami Hurricanes at BankUnited Center.
One look at the Los Angeles Lakers ' salary situation two months ago, and the course of action was all too obvious: Use future free agents to build around the recently extended Kobe Bryant and cut everyone else adrift - including Pau Gasol .
Byron Scott has been the front-runner to land the Lakers coaching job from Day 1 - he's a Buss family favorite who lets the Lakers sell the "we're going with someone from inside the family" line.
Kobe Bryant feels great, would welcome Byron Scott as coach of the Los Angeles Lakers, would love to play alongside free agent Carmelo Anthony and is pleased with the moves of the team's front office so far.
Prior to his youth summer basketball camp at UC Santa Barbara on Wednesday, Kobe Bryant took time to answer questions from the media, addressing everything from Carmelo Anthony to his physical fitness.
More comparable players might opt out down the road, feeling as though they'd be underpaid otherwise.
Vegas Summer League showcases raw talent and NBA hopefuls, and for the second year in a row, it will culminate in a tournament to crown the winning team.
He remained "torn" on his decision, the New York Daily News attributed to an unnamed friend of Anthony's, and the Lakers remained very much in limbo.
Lakers vs. FC Barcelona The Los Angeles Lakers face off with Pau Gasol's former team and European Champions FC Barcelona on October 7, 2010.
ESPN reports that Oklahoma City Thunder coach Scott Brooks met with free agent Pau Gasol in Los Angeles on Tuesday, but that OKC's chances of landing the skilled big man remain remote.
Apr 11, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Pau Gasol talks with Golden State Warriors guard Steve Blake after the game against the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center.
Updated: Thu Jul 10, 2014 09:04 pm
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