“I think it’s great for us. We’ve got a couple older guys on the team. Hopefully we can shorten the series. That would help them a lot.”
Every chance he gets, Los Angeles Lakers guard Coby Karl razzes his dad, Denver Nuggets coach George Karl, suggesting he’ll win an NBA title before his father ever does.
But the rookie reserve thought better than to rib his father on Sunday.
“Today is not a day for trash-talking,” Coby said as he prepared for the Lakers’ practice at the Pepsi Center, followed by dinner with dad.
George Karl’s team trails 3-0 in the best-of-7 series and in their 102-84 blowout loss at home on Saturday night, he was heckled on the bench by none other than his All-Star forward, Carmelo Anthony. Read more