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King James Gospel
Phil Jackson Would Pick Bill Russell Over Michael Jordan
Apr 2, 2013; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Phil Jackson looks on as the jersey of Los Angeles Lakers former player Shaquille O Phil Jackson has been in the news quite a lot recently, as he is launching his new book "Eleven Rings: The Soul of Success". In his book, Jackson compares two of the greatest players of all-time, both of whom he has had the ... (more)
11 hrs ago
All Ball: A Classic Look
One of the first NBA games I remember attending was in Charlotte, N.C., in 1989, during the Charlotte Hornets' inaugural season.
Fri May 24, 2013
Amnesty Provision Plan for LA Lakers
The Los Angeles Lakers are in for a tumultuous summer. Not only are they going up against the Houston Rockets , Dallas Mavericks and Atlanta Hawks to retain the services of Dwight Howard , but their payroll is also unbelievably high.
Best-Case, Worst-Case Scenarios for Steve Nash in 2013-14 Season
It was not the sort of season Steve Nash envisioned when he agreed to a trade last summer that brought the 17-year NBA veteran point guard to the Los Angeles Lakers .
Epic Kobe Bryant Dunk Takes Center Stage in Latest Ad for NBA Finals
It turns that out Kobe Bryant got to be a part of the 2013 NBA playoffs after all.
Lake Show Life
Kobe Bryant featured in NBA's newest BIG commercial
Kobe Bryant has etched his name in Laker lore many different times throughout his career.
48 Minutes of Hell
Duncan named to 14th All-NBA team; Parker to his third
It's not often a 16-year veteran receives All-NBA First Team honors after failing to make the club at any level just one year before, but that's what Tim Duncan did this season.
Phil Jackson would pick Russell over Jordan
"In my estimation, the guy that has to be there would be Bill Russell . He has won 11 championships as a player," Jackson said in an interview with Time.
It's official: Krzyzewski back to coach Team USA through Rio Olympics
We've all done this: After a really difficult project, no matter how rewarding it was, right afterward we say "no way, I'm never doing that again." Then six months later we look back on it and think "you know, it wasn't that bad" and talk ourselves into doing it again.
Thu May 23, 2013
Spurs-Warriors draw historically poor TV ratings
Many people enjoy watching the San Antonio Spurs -- their convoluted motion-based system is capable of producing points in a hurry -- but there is still a sizable subsection of America that cannot stand the Spurs and their "boring" brand of basketball.
Lakers News: Phil Jackson's Reaction Proves Mike D'Antoni Hiring All About Ego
Jackson recently spoke on ESPN's Mike & Mike in the morning, where his quotes were recorded on the issue.
Could State Taxes Cause Dwight Howard To Flee L.A. For Houston?
AUGUST 10: Dwight Howard is introduced to the media as the newest member of the Los Angeles Lakers by General Manager Mitch Kupchak during a news conference at the Toyota Sports Center on August 10, 2012 in El Segundo, California.
James, Bryant voted to All-NBA first team
James received all 119 votes for the first team from a panel of sportswriters and broadcasters throughout the U.S. and Canada.
Silver Screen and Roll
Kobe Bryant named to All-NBA first team for record-tying 11th time
Kobe Bryant was named to the All-NBA first team for the eleventh time in his career after an outstanding 2012-2013 campaign.
Silver Screen and Roll
Draft Primer: Searching for Contributors
The Lakers enter the 2013 draft with very clear needs and some interesting prospects available in the late second round they might be able to take advantage of.
Wed May 22, 2013
Phil Jackson laughed upon hearing Mike D'Antoni was 'better coach' for Lakers' group
Phil Jackson picked up the phone and Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak was on the other line.
Sources: Eric Garcetti is New Mayor of Los Angeles
Writers Note: This isn't exactly a story about the Los Angeles Clippers but it is a city of Los Angeles story.
Dwight Howard torn on his future team
Up is down and down is up these days in Los Angeles, where it's the legendary Lakers who are a hot mess and the Clippers who are no longer confounding.
Tue May 21, 2013
Kobe Bryant trolls Charlotte Hornets hard on Instagram [Photo]
Two of the NBA's most decorated and celebrated superstars both have ties to the Charlotte Hornets, albeit in extremely different ways.
NBA Player Dahntay Jones -- Hey Kobe, I'M Sorry for Injuring You
Atlanta Hawks player Dahntay Jones says he feels REALLLY bad about injuring Kobe Bryant 's ankle right before the NBA playoffs ... but he's adamant, he didn't do it on purpose! Jones was at LAX yesterday when he told TMZ ... even though it's only been 2 months since the controversial play, he doesn't hold a grudge against people like Ice Cube -- ... (more)