After yet another disappointing loss on the road to the Milwaukee Bucks , the Los Angeles Lakers aren’t looking like the championship caliber team they once were.
Archive for January, 2012
If you are a Los AngelesA LakersA fan, or just an NBA fan in general, and you have seen theA LakersA play this season then you would know that theA LakersA are just not that good.
Brown coached Cleveland from the 2005-06 through 2009-10 seasons, leading the team to the postseason and winning at least one playoff series each season, and helping the Cavs to their lone NBA Finals appearance — albeit, being swept in four games by the San Antonio Spurs in June, 2007.
Drew Gooden scored 23 points and grabbed eight rebounds as the Milwaukee Bucks handed the Los Angeles Lakers yet another road defeat in the lockout-shortened NBA season.
The Times’ Mike Bresnahan reports the Lakers have had internal discussions about pursuing free-agent guard Gilert Arenas.
Vanessa Bryant is being hotly pursued by not one, but two reality TV shows, now that she’s divorcing Kobe Bryant because of his repeated infidelity.
There is no shortage of nicknames that the playful Shaquille O’Neal could bestow upon Andrew Bynum, including the Big Successor, Shaq Lite and the Most Dominant Since I Retired.
It’s been nearly five years since the Minnesota Timberwolves have had a chance at a .500 record this late into a season.
“If you’re afraid to fail, then you’re probably going to fail. You know what I mean? Fuck it.” — Kobe “Black Mamba” Bryant “If you’re afraid to fail, then you’re probably going to fail.
The piece also contains interviews with those who knew him most intimately, as well as a range of people from international boxing sensation Manny Pacquiao and Lakers star Kobe Bryant, to UFC’s Dana White and current Light Heavyweight Champion Jon Jones.
Pau Gasol was part of one of the biggest trades in recent memory when he was traded from the Memphis Grizzlies to the Los Angeles Lakers in 2008 for forward Kwame Brown, guard Javaris Crittenton, guard Aaron McKie, the draft rights to Marc Gasol and first round picks in 2008 and 2010.
NBA writer Alex Kennedy recently reported that according to sources “close to the Lakers ” they are interested in signing free-agent ex-superstar Gilbert Arenas.
The new version of Los Angeles Lakers forward Pau Gasol continued to show off his newfound assertive attitude when he suggested to a Spanish website that the Lakers offense should be geared to all players not just Kobe Bryant .
Fresh off halting a three-game skid, the Los Angeles Lakers will begin a tough stretch tonight in Milwaukee in which they will play eight of nine games on the road.
The New York Knicks will play the Miami Heat on the road Friday night without star forward Carmelo Anthony , and another loss for the team might force management to think harder about making a coaching change this season or in the summer.