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Chad Finn is the sports media columnist for the Globe and writes the irreverent Touching All the Bases blog for Boston.com.
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The five-day Kobe Academy provides opportunities for young basketball players from around the world to learn from the NBA champion and his corps of youth coaches.
Carmelo Anthony might not be coming, but hey, in two summers Kevin Durant will be a free agent and the Lakers should have plenty of money to throw at him.
In 2012, after playing just 55 minutes all season, the spiraling Knicks brought in Lin to spark a team that had lost 11 of their previous 13 games.
The Los Angeles Lakers embraced one of them Friday with their trade for Jeremy Lin , whose arrival meshes well with the Lakers' massive global brand.
Apr 16, 2014; San Antonio, TX, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward Jordan Hill dunks the ball against the San Antonio Spurs during the first half at AT&T Center.
May 2, 2014; Portland, OR, USA; Houston Rockets guard Jeremy Lin shoots over Portland Trail Blazers guard Mo Williams in the first half in game six of the first round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs at the Moda Center.Mandatory Credit: Jaime Valdez-USA TODAY Sports The Lakers acquired Jeremy Lin from the Houston Rockets.
Jeremy Lin is headed to the Lakers in a trade that will help Houston land Chris Bosh, as the dismantling of the Miami Heat continues.
January 31, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers small forward Nick Young reacts after shooting a three point basket against the Charlotte Bobcats during the first half at Staples Center.
You didn't think LeBron James was gonna be able to pull this "Returning Home" thing off without getting some crap for it, did you??? Well, Snoop Dogg -- a hardcore Los Angeles Lakers fan -- was one of the first celebrities to fire a shot at King James ... with a little bit of help from Kobe Bryant.
It's a nice, partially true sentiment. Bryant never left Los Angeles. The Black Mamba did leave his hometown to win championships with a team far away, however, so it may not be the best example.
Way back in 2008, Los Angeles Lakers' shooting guard Kobe Bryant created a minor uproar with a viral video filmed and released by Nike.
The Los Angeles Lakers are a team in transition after being one of the Western Conference's worst teams last season.
The 2014 Vegas Summer League kicks off on Friday, and there are a couple games out of the six on tap that stand out as the most worthy of watching.
'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.
Steve Blake's deal with Portland is a two-year, $4.2 million deal with a player option for year two, league source says.
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.
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 06:16 am
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