Found June 19, 2012 on
Shatter The Backboard:
It’s well known the Los Angeles Lakers want to trade Pau Gasol. Every week there is a new trade rumor regarding the two-time champion and this week is nothing new. The newest (and most interesting) rumor is the Lakers sending Gasol back to the Memphis Grizzlies. Having Pau team up with his brother, Marc Gasol [...]
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
BUT WILL HE BE THERE?
The major NBA news story from the past 48 hours has been the Los Angeles Lakers acquiring point guard Steve Nash in a trade with the Phoenix Suns.Lakers forward Pau Gasol during a live video chat decided to explain his excitement to play with his new teammate and told the world that he still wants to stay a Laker:
Life's a beach T..
The trade rumors out of Lakerland always seem to focus on Lakers big man Andrew Bynum, but the Center just keeps on going about his business without a care — Check out Bynum spending some time on the Venice Beach boardwalk. Not hard to spot a 7 footer amongst the freaks. -TO
Andrew Bynum Requires a Double Team
Bynum Gets Busted Parking in Handicap Spots
I can't handle the truth.
Well, I'm referring to the truth as filtered through the laser-focused prism of Steve Nash.
"The truth is . . . I'm a bit old-school," Nash said during a recent interview and in response to an inquiring mind wanting to know whether the former sun, moon and stars of the Phoenix Suns could actually work for the hated Los Angeles Lakers...
The biggest turn around this offseason has been the Steve Nash talks, which started with the star heading to the big apple only to have been dealt to the Lakers, taking twitter by storm. No one saw this coming and kudos to the Lakers for making it happen. Here is a breakdown of the trade:
Los Angeles Lakers receive: Steve Nash 3yrs/ $27 million
Phoenix Suns receive: 1st round...
Now that Deron Williams and Steve Nash have decided where they are playing next season, all attention turns to the upcoming Dwight Howard trade. Howard is on the record that he wants to go to Brooklyn, but it is increasingly becoming clear that the Magic want to make a deal with Los Angeles for Andrew Bynum. And according to Jackie Pepper of Comcast SportsNet in Boston, the Lakers...
Hollywood ending (Photo via Larry Brown Sports)
Could it be the Lakers have another run out of Kobe and this roster? Before today, arguing that point would likely be moot. My how things change. Steve Nash is heading to Hollywood. The Lake Show could be back for one more deep run.
Nash is no spring chicken anymore. That said, he’s still a Hall of Fame, two-time MVP point guard who...
In case you missed it, the Los Angeles Lakers again hit the jackpot by convincing Steve Nash to sign a three year deal with them instead of taking more money to play in Toronto. That means a team that was trending towards the middle of the Western Conference pack got a boost and will remain one of the powers in the West for at least another season or two. Once the season ended...
Steve Nash has been a busy man lately. There was that whole sign and trade to the Los Angeles Kings Lakers, and there's also the videos you're about to see. They are all part of a movie parody series from Nash on the same Youtube channel (The NOC) that features Judge Sapp that you can check out after the jump. After watching all of these videos, Nash should just go...
The Los Angeles Lakers now have a point guard, something Kobe Bryant has been looking for in recent years. Sorry to Steve Blake, Derek Fisher, and Ramon Sessions. The Lakers acquired All Star point Guard Steve Nash from the Phoenix Suns.
The Lakers did not send any player back to the Suns but they did send a ton of draft picks and money. The Following is what the Lakers...
This is the way NBA Free Agency works: rumors spread like wildfire, and trades happen quietly and sneak upon you like a ninja. Now, that it’s confirmed that Steve Nash will be a Laker it seems he wants to take someone with him. No, not the medical staff, but Grant Hill as being reported [...]
The off-season's wholesale recalibration of the NBA has gone a long way toward answering one of the league's most interesting questions: It turns out that, yes, Kobe Bryant can age gracefully.
In reportedly helping recruit Steve Nash to join him in Los Angeles next season, Bryant helped the Lakers make a move that does more than thrust them back into the NBA's upper...
The offseason's wholesale recalibration of the NBA has gone a long way toward answering one of the league's most interesting questions: It turns out that, yes, Kobe Bryant can age gracefully.
In reportedly helping recruit Steve Nash to join him in Los Angeles next season, Bryant helped the Lakers make a move that does more than thrust them back into the NBA's upper echelon...
The Steve Nash trade to the Los Angeles Lakers sparked excitement and wonder amongst basketball fans and purists, while leaving some Phoenix Suns and New York Knicks fans a bit miffed.
The Lakers and Suns completed the sign-and-trade deal Wednesday and according to the Los Angeles Times:
The Lakers gave up four draft picks to get Nash; first- and second-rounders next...