Kobe Bryant, Pau Gasol and Steve Nash on All-Star Ballot

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It turns out, as expected, that names carry plenty of weight in getting on the NBA All-Star ballot. There are 120 names on the ballot with 60 from both the Western and Eastern Conference. Voting takes place up until January […]

Is Kobe Bryant Probable To Return Soon?

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As the big news of Kobe Bryant returning to practice with the team on Friday continues to show how close he is to his imminent return, the fact that he has yet to suffer any major setbacks means he’s truly getting […]

Los Angeles Lakers and Detroit Pistons Storied Rivalry

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As the Detroit Pistons head into Staples Center to take on the Los Angeles Lakers Sunday evening, even though these teams have new players and new looks, this rivalry stretches back in time. The Lakers being known as the team […]

Kobe Bryant’s Influence on NBA Leads to Andre Iguodala’s Game Winning Shot

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It turns out all NBA players yell “Kobe!” when making a game winning shot. Don’t believe me? Ask Golden State Warriors small forward Andre Iguodala. As the most exciting game of the regular season so far was being played between […]

Los Angeles Lakers Rumors: Lamar Odom Could Return to Team

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The last we heard of Lamar Odom was over this previous summer when there were multiple reports of  him trashing paparazzi cars and rumors of heavy, hardcore drug use. Since then the stories have been mostly forgotten as we move […]

Los Angeles Lakers Rumors: Would Rudy Gay be a Good Fit in LA?

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Trade winds will continue to circulate throughout the winter and up until the February 20, 2014 trade deadline for this NBA season and Rudy Gay will be among plenty of those rumors. The Toronto Raptors are looking to move Gay as he will be a free […]

Kobe Bryant Still Without Return Date for Los Angeles Lakers

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As the month of November begins and Autumn gets into full swing, we Los Angeles Lakers fans start to get ready for Thanksgiving and Kobe Bryant‘s return, or do we? Reports say that Bryant has been sprinting, which would be the final step […]

Los Angeles Lakers Rumors: LA Needs to Part Ways With Steve Nash

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It is beginning to become clear that Steve Nash isn’t going to be effective for the Los Angeles Lakers as they simply need him to play too many minutes to do them any good. His body is slowly but surely breaking down and he […]

Los Angeles Lakers’ Bench Outplaying Starters

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The Los Angeles Lakers are averaging just under 100 points a game at 98.3 seven games into this NBA season. The Lakers’ bench is accounting for a ridiculous 58 points of that which is 59 percent of their total points […]

Los Angeles Lakers Need A Win At Home Sunday Night

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The Los Angeles Lakers return from a three game road trip in which they won one game and lost two, putting them at 3-4 to begin the 2013-14 NBA season. The bright spot of this road trip is Steve Blake‘s return […]

Los Angeles Lakers: Steve Blake Redeems Himself

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Not too far back in time, May 17, 2012, Steve Blake caught a pass for an open corner three and missed the shot. Any Los Angeles Lakers fan knows exactly the moment I’m referring to and still cringes as they imagine the replay of […]

Will New Starting Rotation Work Out For Los Angeles Lakers?

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As the Los Angeles Lakers struggle to find a rhythm on offense and defense while they wait for superstar Kobe Bryant to return from his Achilles injury, coach Mike D’Antoni will be mixing up the starting lineup again. The Lakers […]