Found July 01, 2012 on The NBA Passionista:
  Chauncey Billips may want to re-sign with the Los Angeles Clippers, but the OTHER Los Angeles team is interested in his services. While, it’s reported the Lakers want to retain Ramon Sessions, they want to cover their bases and have a back-up plan via ESPN. While the Lakers have genuine interest in retaining the 26-year-old [...]

Memorable sports moment of the week – Kobe Bryant is arrested and charged with sexual assault

Nine years ago today on July 1, 2003, iconic Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Kobe Bryant was arrested and charged with sexually assaulting 19-year-old hotel employee Katelyn Faber at The Lodge and Spa at Cordillera in Eagle County, Colorado. The … Continue reading →

Blake Griffin to get a 5 year maximum contract from the Clippers

This was only a matter of time, right? Since his rookie season, power forward Blake Griffin has taken the league by storm, averaging 22 points and 12 boards over his young career. The Clippers finally made a good draft pick with Griffin a few years ago, and they’re not about to let him go. Come July 1st, the Clippers will sign Griffin to a 5 year max deal. This is reminiscent...

Clippers' Griffin agrees to extension, Paul waits

By Broderick Turner As expected, the Clippers offered extensions to All-Stars Blake Griffin and Chris Paul on Saturday night when the free-agency period during which teams can negotiate with free agents and offer extensions to players. Contracts, which can be agreed upon, can't be signed until July 11. And as expected, Griffin agreed to his five-year extension worth up to 95...

Lakers Rumors: Los Angeles Among Several Teams Interested in Goran Dragic

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2012 NBA Rumor Central: Minnesota Timberwolves interested in signing L.A. Laker Jordan Hill

  Jordan Hill, an unrestricted free agent of the Los Angeles Lakers, was acquired by the team during the Derek Fisher trade and was productive for the team especially during the Lakers-Nuggets series. However, there are other teams interested in the services of Hill per Dave McMenamin. While the Lakers should be considered the favorites [...]

Darius Morris To Accept Qualifying Offer From Lakers

The Lakers will re-sign Darius Morris for the $962,000 qualifying offer.

Video: Lamar Odom introduced as LA Clipper, skipping Olympics

The Los Angeles Clippers’ Lamar Odom has decided not to play on the U.S. Olympic basketball team this month. Odom, who was introduced Monday by the Clippers, plans to spend his time preparing for the NBA season instead.

Timberwolves once again actively pursuing Pau Gasol trade, report says

Pau Gasol teaming with fellow Spaniard Ricky Rubio and also Kevin Love? Sounds good to the Timberwolves. But the key now is finding a way to convince the stingy Lakers to pull the trigger on a Gasol deal. From The AP: The Wolves’ interest in Gasol has long been rumored, with the highly skilled big man considered an ideal fit for coach Rick Adelman’s corner offense, and the kind...

Griffin Tells Clippers He'll Sign Extension

Blake Griffin has informed the Clippers that he will sign a five-year extension.

Magic In Touch With Lakers, Nets, Rockets On Howard Deal

No direct offers have been made by the Lakers, but the Magic are unwilling to entertain any trade that does not include Andrew Bynum.

Chris Paul thinks Lamar Odom 1 of the top players in the NBA and won’t be a distraction

Clippers point guard Chris Paul and his wife Jada were spotted leaving Cecconi’s in LA for a WMG BET awards post party. Chris was asked how he felt about his new teammate Lamar Odom and if he thought his reality show or Kandashian connections would have an impact next season.   So CP3 thinks LO is [...]
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