4 hrs ago
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.
9 hrs ago
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)
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Courtside Chemistry: How NBA's Phil Jackson Won 'Eleven Rings'
Phil Jackson was the head coach of the Chicago Bulls from 1989-1998, and of the L.A. Lakers for more than 10 years.
Sources: Howard felt marginalized by D'Antoni
The Los Angeles Lakers do not yet know Dwight Howard's decision for next season, but the All-Star center made his feelings about Lakers coach Mike D'Antoni known before starting his offseason.
Mon May 20, 2013
Should New York Knicks Turn Their Backs On J.R. Smith?
Kobe Bryant and J.R. Smith can be looked at as an interesting study in focus and maturity.
The Washington Post
Kobe Bryant denies retirement talk
While he's riding that stationary bike, he's evidently pondering whether Phil Jackson really likes Michael Jordan better or whether the Zen Master was just messing with him.
Sun May 19, 2013
Howard no lock for Lakers, has interest in Rockets
With the Lakers hoping for a swift decision from Dwight Howard on his free agency this summer, the All-Star center has given no indication he will rush the process and has privately indicated that he plans to give strong consideration to multiple teams, league sources told CBSSports.com. Though Howard is adamant that his free agency not be marred ... (more)
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Los Angeles Lakers NBA Apparel & Accessories on sale at SportsFanPlayground.com
The Los Angeles Lakers is an organization known for their deep history of talented players, historic championship runs and cultivating an entire generation with their overall image of success.
Lake Show Life
Rebuilding the Lakers in 2014
Jun 21, 2012; Miami, FL, USA; Miami Heat small forward LeBron James celebrates with the Bill Russell mvp trophy after winning the NBA championship in game five of the 2012 NBA Finals at the American Airlines Arena.