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The Los Angeles Lakers began their season 0-3 before beating up on a terrible Pistons team. Much of the blame has been placed on head coach, Mike Brown, and not the fact that Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard are both … Continue reading →
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Kobe gives Mike Brown the death stare

Here is a good video of Kobe Bryant giving his coach Mike Brown the death stare during the final seconds of the Lakers' loss to the Utah Jazz on Wednesday night 95-86.There have been reports that Mike Brown could be fired by December and replaced by Jerry Sloan who used to coach for the Jazz.

Kobe disputes report he'll play until age 40

Kobe Bryant didn't practice Tuesday for the second consecutive day because of a sore ankle and strained right foot, but he expects to be nearly at full strength when the Lakers play Utah on Wednesday. "Hopefully I'll be about 90 by tomorrow ... put this ankle behind me," Bryant said. The 34-year-old Bryant has averaged 37 minutes this season while nursing the...

Lakers' Howard not a fan of All-Star ballot

Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard sounded off on the new All-Star Game ballot that eliminates the center designation. This season's change has fans voting for three frontcourt players, instead of two forwards and one center. "I don't like it at all," Howard told reporters. "We work just as hard as anybody else. I don't think it's fair to take...

Foot injury keeps Bryant out of practice

Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant skipped a second consecutive practice Tuesday due to a strained right foot, but he isn't expected to miss a game. Bryant told reporters he believed he'd be at 90 percent for Wednesday's game in Utah against the Jazz. However, coach Mike Brown said he might try to limit Bryant's game action after the star averaged 37 minutes per...

Dwight Howard Is Pissed At New All Star Ballot

The NBA recently changed it’s form for the All-Star ballot by removing the “Center” position from the choices. It’s now just two guards and three FRONT COURT players. Now, this may just seem like a technicality, because in today’s NBA you have individual players rotating at multiple positions. But nevertheless, Dwight Howard doesn’t appreciate the alterations, regardless...

Lakers' Blake fined $25,000 for comments

Los Angeles Lakers guard Steve Blake was fined $25,000 for shouting foul language toward a fan, the NBA announced. The verbal altercation happened with 29.2 seconds left in the Lakers' 105-95 loss to the Los Angeles Clippers last Friday at Staples Center. According to ESPNLosAngeles.com, a fan told Blake: "You need to knock down those open shots" and Blake fired...

Howard doesn't like center-less All-Star format

The NBA is evolving to where the position of center is being phased out. This is not a knock on what big men are doing these days. On the contrary, it is actually a compliment to their hybrid skill sets that now include outside jumpers and more athletic moves to the basket, rather than just backing down a defender to get a short-range shot. However, there are a few post players...

Video: Kobe Bryant glares at Mike Brown in frustration

Tweet The Los Angeles Lakers lost 95-86 to the Utah Jazz Wednesday night while shooting a season-low 33.8% from the field, their fourth loss in five games this season. In the final minute of the game, Kobe Bryant gave a passing Mike Brown what can be classified as the “death stare”: The Lakers face the Golden [...]

Video: David Robinson leaves Phil Jackson hanging

Back in the early 2000's, the rivalry between the San Antonio Spurs and Los Angeles Lakers was at epic proportions. Both teams had to go through one another en route to the NBA Finals as they competed for Western Conference supremacy. There was no love lost between the two squads and when they did meet in the playoffs, it was sure to be a series for the ages. It was Kobe...

NBA4Life Debuts: talking LaLakers, MiamiHeat, ChicagoBulls, and more

The NBA season is well under way, which means it’s time to fire up the old NBA4Life broadcast on CLNS.  Joint Pat, Awall and guests every week as we dissect what’s happening in the league. Lots to cover this week: The new (old) Lakers Steve Nash’s return? The Stan Van Gundy Scandal Harden – the new League [...]

Source: Sloan Didn't Seriously Consider Summer Vacancies, Interested In Lakers

Jerry Sloan is interested in coaching the Lakers, according to a source.

Mike Macchi’s Poll: LA Lakers or Boston Celtics?

The LA Lakers are 1-4 and sit at the bottom of the Pacific Division. Kobe Bryant is not a happy baller and Steve Nash is already injured. Lakers fans, are you concerned yet? The Boston Celtics have struggled as well. Sitting at 2-2, the Celtics .500 record does not indicate the difficulties they’ve had with team [...]
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