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The San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker has one of his best games of the season in a victory over the Los Angeles Lakers last night.Parker was so good that he even had Lakers players clapping for him. Check out the Lakers Jordan Hill who decided to clap after Parker crossed over Roman Sessions for a lay-up:(Courtesy of D Wizzle's World)
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Lakers benchwarmer Jordan Hill isn't satisfied with his playing time, so he tried starting a campaign on Twitter for more minutes.
OAKLAND—The Lakers collected an ugly 99-97 road victory against the Warriors last night, committing a record setting 92 turnovers, a majority of which came when Lakers players passed the ball out of bounds to Kobe Bryant, who, despite being on the bench with a shin injury, called for the ball on nearly every Lakers possession.
“You have to crack a few eggs if you want...
Just six days after the San Antonio Spurs lost in what was probably their worst loss of the season, they flipped the script on the Los Angeles Lakers, avenging their loss with a 121-91 win.
For the Lakers, it was their worst loss all season.
The Spurs started Tiago Splitter instead of DeJuan Blair to help defend Andrew Bynum, who gave the Spurs fits last game.
While Bynum dominated...
The Lakers appear patient about Kobe Bryant's recovery from a sore left shin so that he's healthy for the playoffs. Meanwhile, it has prompted Coach Mike Brown to start Devin Ebanks, who has spent most of the season out of the rotation, at shooting guard.
"Hopefully when Kobe comes back," Ebanks said, "Coach will still have me in the rotation to play."...
It’s looking like Kobe Bryant will return to the court on April 20th when the Lakers and the Spurs face off in what could be a preview of a late rounds playoff match-up.
This shin injury has been something of a beast for Bryant yet the Lakers have rolled on without him winning five out of the seven games that they have gone to battle without him.
In many eyes Bryant should wait...
Dunk of the Night: Duncan over McRoberts
San Antonio Spurs first round draft pick Cory Joseph has gone full circle, starting in Austin with the Universityof Texas to playing with the Spurs to ending up back in Austin for the Toros.With the Spurs' abundance of guards on the roster, Joseph is getting some much needed experience with the Toros and has certainly made an impact in the D-League.In a big win over the Maine...
With averages of 16 points and 9 boards in pretty limited minutes over the month of April, Tim Duncan has been looking awfully spry lately. He’s got his Spurs on a 17-game roll during which they’ve racked up 15 wins and made their move to the top of the Western Conference. Last night, Timmy may have felt a bit of extra motivation due to the 30 rebounds Andrew Bynum hung...
Lakers star Kobe Bryant will miss his sixth straight game Tuesday night due to a nagging shin injury.
Head coach Mike Brown confirmed the league's leading scorer will sit out against San Antonio at Staples Center, but stressed Bryant is getting closer to returning.
"He's done some one-on-one stuff, and he's starting to move around a little bit pretty good,"...
Tony Parker may be getting up there in age but you can’t deny that he still has some of the NBA’s best handles. Tuesday night in Los Angeles he flashed those handles to the young Ramon Sessions and crossed him up nicely.
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But what about Jordan Hill, in the headband on the Lakers’ bench? Parker’s move also seems to fake...
Tim Duncan is old …….. in NBA years he is a great-grandpa. Remember, Tim Duncan’s ‘DNP-Old’ Coach Popovich served up to him earlier this season? Everyone had a nice robust laugh over that, but Tim Duncan is still having quite the year,despite his age and the lackluster season he had last year. Tim Duncan is [...]
Box Score | Gameflow | Advanced StatsThe San Antonio Spurs regained first place in the Western Conference with a 21 point win over the Golden State Warriors in the first game of a back-to-back-to-back.
The Spurs got started early, pouring in 39 first quarter points against an injury-riddled Warriors team that started four rookies.
Spurs coach Gregg Popovich rested his starters...
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Tony Parker had 29 points and 13 assists, Tim Duncan had 19 points and eight rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs handed the Los Angeles Lakers their worst loss of the season, 112-91 on Tuesday night.
Manu Ginobili scored 15 points as the Spurs improved their spot atop the Western Conference with their fourth straight win. They also snapped Los Angeles' four...
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