Friday Nov 15
CBA Roundup: Beijing, Guangdong win as Shanghai handed big defeat
Randolph Morris scored 29 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as the Beijing Ducks eased past the Qingdao Doublestars 108-88 Friday at home for their third straight victory in this season.
The Miami Herald
Kobe Bryant is headliner from the bench in Beijing as Lakers lose
The Los Angeles Lakers played Golden State in an exhibition game that started at 4:30 a.m. Pacific time Tuesday, ended a few ticks before 6:45 and took place 6,000 miles from L.A. Nick Young had 18 points, Pau Gasol had 15 and the chants for Kobe Bryant started in the first quarter of the Lakers' 100-95 loss.
Hamed Haddadi named FIBA Asia MVP
The FIBA Asia Championships concluded Sunday morning over in the Philippines with Iran dominating a hosting Philippines squad en route to an 85-71 victory.
China survives Kazakhstan's fightback
China squandered a double-digit lead but had enough composure in the end game to withstand a second half rally by Kazakhstan, 73-67, and win their first game of the second round of the 27th FIBA Asia Men's Championship at the Mall of Asia Arena on Monday.
Lake Show Life
What if: Kevin Garnett was a Laker
The basketball world is full of what if stories. What if Len Bias hadn't died days after being drafted by the Celtics? What if the Lakers couldn't convince the Hornets that Vlade Divac was worth a 17-year old high schooler? In a new series, I'll dive into some of these topics from the Lakers side of things.