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  1. Kobe Bryant is a Major Question MarkRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Lake Show Life

    Dec 8, 2013; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Kobe Bryant drives to the basket against Toronto Raptors shooting guard DeMar DeRozan during the second half at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports When you think of the Lakers' greatest player of the past 20 years, only one name pops up: Kobe Bryant .


  2. The Credits: "The Black [Mamba] Returns" - Lakers LinksRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Silver Screen and Roll

    Starring Kobe Bryant who, after nearly two decades in the league and a myriad of injuries, has yet to stop honing his craft in preparation for his return to the NBA hardwood on Oct. 28 against the Houston Rockets.


  3. Robin Lopez: Statistics & replication on a changing teamRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Rip City Project

    Feb 12, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Portland Trail Blazers center Robin Lopez reacts as Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul watches at Staples Center. The Clippers defeated the Trail Blazers 122-117.


  4. NBA Rumors Dump: Kobe Bryant Doesn't Want To Become T-Mac + Blatche Heads To ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sir Charles in Charge

    Dec 17, 2013; Memphis, TN, USA; Memphis Grizzlies shooting guard Nick Calathes guards Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Kobe Bryant during the second quarter at FedExForum. Mandatory Credit: Justin Ford-USA TODAY Sports It's safe to say that Kobe Bryant , at this point in his career, is not Tracy McGrady .


  5. Jeanie Buss 'not worried' about Kobe coming back and contributing for LakersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MSNBC

    The Lakers were unable to land any star-level players in free agency this summer, so the team's fortunes will hinge almost completely on just how ready Kobe Bryant is to return from injuries that derailed him for all but six games last season. Speaking in a video interview with Lakers photographer Andy Bernstein on Time Warner Cable Sportsnet, Buss seemed confident that Bryant would return to form in the upcoming season.


  6. Lakers Assistant Paul Pressey was the NBA's 1st Point-FowardRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Lake Show Life

    May 11, 2014; Los Angeles, CA, USA; General view of a Spalding basketball with the signature of NBA commissioner Adam Silver during game four of the second round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center. Mandatory Credit: Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports Before Lamar Odom and Lebron James did extraordinary things with the ball there was a Virginia native named Paul Pressey .


  7. Taj Gibson says he's fine coming off the bench for Bulls:...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MSNBC

    The Bulls have three starter-quality big men in Joakim Noah , Taj Gibson , and newcomer Pau Gasol . But one of them is going to come off the bench, and it's almost certainly going to be Gibson, who was a reserve in 74 of his 82 regular season appearances last season.


  8. ISIS group a formidable foeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Http

    President Obama's recent "tough talk" on the ISIS/ISIL terrorist group now rampaging across Iraq is a far cry from his earlier dismissal of them as a "jayvee team."


  9. Canucks fall to 112th in ESPN's 'Ultimate' rankings; Maple Leafs last at 122ndRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Peace Arch News

    ... other ones often find themselves sliding down Bristol's fire poll - the New York Yankees are 86th and the Los Angeles Lakers are 87th, for example. These rankings are so great because they're sort of stupid. But instead of acting like they're a ...


  10. Kings adding Ramon Sessions on a two-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    Kings Tyreke Evans and DeMarcus Cousins press Laker Ramon Sessions in the 4th quarter in Thursday nights season finale between the Sacramento Kings and Los Angeles Lakers at Power Balance Pavilion in Sacramento, California. The Kings have reached an agreement with veteran guard Ramon Sessions on a two-year deal worth $4.2 million, using the biannual exception because the team is over the salary cap.


  11. Metta World Peace wears 'I wanna thank my psychiatrist' shirtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Silver Screen and Roll

    Metta World Peace aka The Pandas Friend aka Ron Artest may be on his way out of the NBA as he voyages to China, but he'll always have a spot in Los Angeles Lakers history for being a key contributor when the Lakers won the 2010 NBA Championship over the Boston Celtics . His post-game interview feature some great moments, including his "thank yous" during his on-court interview when he happened to include his psychiatrist.


  12. Fact Check: Did Obama backpedal in calling ISIS a 'jayvee team'?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Florida Times-Union

    Did President Barack Obama actually refer to the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria as the equivalent of "a jayvee team?" Obama did say that in an interview that appeared in the Jan. 27 issue of The New Yorker, after ISIS captured Fallujah. Author David Remnick writes that he asked the president about what appeared to be a resurgence of al-Qaida-affiliated groups: "You know where this is going, though.


  13. Gibson: Being reserve, starter doesn't matterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBS Sports

    Chicago Bulls big man Taj Gibson will likely have to come off the bench again with Pau Gasol in town, and a report from CSN Chicago indicated that he "isn't too thrilled" about it. CBSSports.com's Matt Moore pointed out that Gibson is committed to doing the right thing, so we won't likely hear any complaining from him.


  14. Jarell Eddie agrees to training camp deal with the Atlanta Hawks, per reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Peachtree Hoops

    Former Virginia Tech forward Jarell Eddie has agreed to a training camp deal with the Atlanta Hawks per a report by RealGM's Shams Charania. RealGM's Shams Charania reports that former Virginia Tech forward Jarell Eddie has agreed to a training camp deal with the Atlanta Hawks .


  15. Five things I am most looking forward to about the Lakers seasonRead the original story

    Yesterday | Forum Blue & Gold

    This has seemed like the longest summer ever. While we got some FIBA World Cup basketball to somewhat satiate our thirst of some roundball, it was mostly anti-climactic as the Spanish team failed to advance to the finals and give team USA a proper challenge for the gold.


  16. Kobe Bryant- What to ExpectRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | FakeTeams

    Man, this is just sad. How the mighty have fallen. Two seasons ago, Bryant averaged 27 points, six assists, and five and a half rebounds, at the young age of 34, but following a torn Achilles at the end of the 2012-2013 season, Bryant only played six games last year, before injuring his left knee, and missing the rest of the season.


  17. BANGKOK: Lesson from America: When a 'JV' team turned into an NBA squadRead the original story

    Yesterday | Asia News Network

    Last week on Wednesday, president Obama gave a prime-time speech to the nation on what he had in store for the Islamic State. More than 34 million Americans tuned in to hear Obama vow to "degrade and ultimately destroy" this barbarous militant group of "killers".


  18. Julius Randle Cure Cancer Jam Basketball Tournament September 27 - 28 in PlanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | North Texas e-News

    ... in its efforts to help find a cure for childhood cancers. Julius Randle, a current NBA player for Los Angeles Lakers and graduate of Prestonwood Christian Academy, is a major supporter of the TeamConnor Childhood Cancer Foundation. 'I am ecstatic to ...


  19. Exclusive: Warriors, Jerry West reach new dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Contra Costa Times

    ... role in the Warriors' quest to line up sponsors and build support for their move to San Francisco. As the Los Angeles Lakers' main decision-maker, West helped craft two championship runs, one featuring Magic Johnson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and ...


  20. Golden State Warriors face Clippers on Christmas nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2014 | Contra Costa Times

    The Warriors will open their season Oct. 29 at Sacramento and play their home opener against the Los Angeles Lakers on Nov. 1 as the NBA released its schedule Wednesday. The Warriors, after making it to the first round of the playoffs last season, will play in a highly anticipated Christmas Day game at Staples Center against the Los Angeles Clippers, the team that eliminated them in a seven-game series.