Found February 06, 2012 on Los That Sports Blog:
Per Yahoo! Sports Adrian Wojnarowski, Los Angeles Lakers first-year head coach Mike Brown has been suspended by the NBA for Monday’s game at Philadelphia after he was ejected for making contact with a ref over the weekend. Brown was visibly upset about missed calls in the Lakers’ loss Saturday night at Utah and made contact with official [...]

Is Kobe the greatest Laker of all time? Yes he is

When the inevitability of Kobe Bryant moving into fifth place on the NBA's all-time scoring list became reality this week, he was thankful, yet not satisfied. "It would be an understatement to say it's a huge honor," Bryant said after scoring 28 points Monday night in his native Philadelphia to pass former teammate and sometimes rival Shaquille O'Neal with 28...

Kobe Bryant: Lakers Must Play ‘Near-Perfect Basketball’ to Contend

Despite his heroics in the first half of last night’s game in Philly, Kobe Bryant could not pull out a win for the Lakers. While claiming that he still believes they can challenge for an NBA title, Bryant conceded that his team would have to play unblemished ball to do so. (Right. Good luck with that.) From the Daily News: “Kobe Bryant said Monday he believes the Lakers have...

Kobe Bryant passes Shaquille O'Neal on NBA all-time scoring list

O'Neal congratulates Bryant via Twitter after the Lakers guard takes over the fifth spot on the scoring list with a long jump shot in the second quarter of a 95-90 loss to Philadelphia.Maybe Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O'Neal will eventually look back on what could have been accomplished. For now, the weird, cautious chasm continues between two of the best in Lakers history.

Kobe still not sorry for '01 talk about Philly

Kobe Bryant won't apologize for saying he wanted to demolish the 76ers in the 2001 Finals.

Kobe's historic night spoiled as 76ers top Lakers

Lou Williams nailed the go-ahead 3-pointer, scored 14 of his 24 points in the fourth quarter, and spoiled Kobe Bryant's record-setting night while leading the Philadelphia 76ers to 95-90 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday night.

Kobe passes Shaq for fifth place on scoring list

Kobe Bryant passed his Shaquille O'Neal for fifth place on the NBA's all-time scoring list in the second quarter of the Lakers' game against the 76ers.

Mike Brown Suspended 1 Game, Fined $25k for Making Contact With a Ref

Head coach Mike Brown went ballistic during the Lakers’ loss in Utah on Saturday night, and his wallet is a tad lighter today, as the NBA hit him with a fine and one-game suspension. Brown won’t be on the sidelines as the Philadelphia Sixers host L.A. tonight: “Los Angeles Lakers head coach Mike Brown has been suspended one game without pay and fined $25,000 for making contact...
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