Found January 09, 2013 on Jocks and Stiletto Jill:
The light in the Lakers tunnel is appearing pretty dim. They dropped their fourth game in a row against the Rockets. Both Dwight Howard and Pau Gasol are out with injuries. And alleged chemistry problems. So let’s look at some fun things from the loss at the Rockets. NBATV had some fun at Kobe and the [...]

Lakers' Dwight Howard Says Injury Not As Bad As It Seems

Although it seems pretty bad, Dwight Howard is saying his shoulder injury isn't as bad as everyone is making it out to be.  The Los Angeles Lakers announced that Howard had a torn labrum in his shoulder, but Howard clarified yesterday.  He said the injury is actually a separation from the bone - still a tear, though in medical terms.Dave McMenamin of ESPN Los Angeles says...

Lakers Injury News: Pau Gasol, Metta World Peace

The Los Angeles Lakers are in trouble.  They can't string together enough wins to claw their way out of the hole they've dug.  They can't stay healthy.  They can't find their identity.  It's a mess.  Oh, and they take on the Oklahoma City Thunder tonight.  They'll do so with continued injury concerns. Paul Gasol will continue to sit as he recovers from...

Howard, Gasol, Hill all sidelined for Lakers

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) -- Dwight Howard, Pau Gasol and Jordan Hill all will miss the Los Angeles Lakers' upcoming road trip with injuries, leaving the struggling club without its top three big men indefinitely. Howard has a torn labrum in his right shoulder, and Gasol has a concussion after taking an elbow in the face late in Sunday night's loss to Denver. Hill, a key backup...

Kobe Bryant, Dwight Howard Make Light of ‘Heated Exchange’ Report by Squaring Off (Photo)

What chemistry issues? The comedy that is the Lakers’ 2012-13 season kicked up a notch recently when the New York Daily News reported that Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard were involved in a “heated exchange” following the team’s loss to the Knicks on New Year’s Day. But while the news led to further speculation that the Lakers are a team in disarray, a photo tweeted out by...

A Good Franchise Gone Bad

At the beginning of the season, it seemed like the Lakers had it all. Kobe Bryant, one of the best players in NBA history. Dwight Howard, who is widely considered as the best center in the game. Steve Nash, who will end his career as one of the top three assist leaders in NBA history. Pau Gasol, one of the top five international players to ever play the game. Not to mention a supporting...

Kenneth Faried was so impressed by his statline he dropped an s-bomb (Video)

If there’s one thing we’ve learned about Kenneth Faried by now, it’s that he just goes all-out on the court and doesn’t let anything distract him. The Manimal is so tenacious on the court that he even got inside Dwight Howard’s head in a recent game, leading to the Lakers center’s ejection. When the second-year forward was informed of his monstrous stat line following...

Kobe And Dwight Howard Fight – PHOTO

You heard about Kobe an Dwight almost throwing hooks in the locker room …..well here’s the actual photo. Yes, we know this isn’t an actual photo. Kudos though to Kobe trying to make light of a serious situation in Los Angeles.

The Assist: Mamba vs. D12

First there were rumors that Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard had some sort of altercation on New Year’s day after Kobe allegedly called called Dwight “soft.” To add fuel to that rumor, there were whispers that Dwight’s “praise” of this season’s Clippers great chemistry were related to problems within the Lakers locker room.   On [...]

Mike D’Antoni Cracks Joke About Jumping Off Building

Things haven’t been what the Lakers organization or fans expected this year after signing Dwight Howard and Steve Nash in the off-season. Once arguably the “Greatest Show On Court,” the Lakers are now the greatest show off it. After dropping another game last night to the Spurs head coach Mike D’Antoni cracked a “joke” that probably sums up his current state of mind....

Lakers-Rockets Preview

If this season hasn't already been trying enough, the Los Angeles Lakers suffered another big blow entering this week. The slumping Lakers won't have frontcourt players Dwight Howard, Pau Gasol and Jordan Hill for a difficult two-game road trip that begins Tuesday night against the Houston Rockets, who will seek a season high-tying fifth straight win. Los Angeles entered...

Report: Lakers’ Jordan Hill Out At Least 1 Week With Hip Injury

After injuries to Dwight Howard and Pau Gasol, the Los Angeles Lakers’ frontline has been further decimated with the loss of Jordan Hill for at least a week, a league source told Yahoo! Sports. An MRI exam on Monday revealed a small muscle tear in Hill’s hip, a source said. via Adrian Wojnarowski, Yahoo! Sports

The LA Lakers flop continues

The Mike D'Antoni error is in full swing in the Los Angeles. Remember when Steve Nash's return was going to save the Lakers? Ah, seems like only yesterday. Well, it was only about two weeks ago. And now we have reports that Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard almost got into it in the locker room. Welcome to LA, the land of soap operas.Since Steve Nash returned from his leg injury...

Full Court Press: The Greatest NFL Conference Playoff Games, Dunk of the Year Candidate, Paulina Gretzky Supporting Dustin Johnson

Click on photo to see the Great 8 Debate on NFL Conference Games We mine as well give it a go and give you our picks for this weekend: Ravens +10, Packers +2.5, Seahawks +1.5, Patriots -10. Bonus bet – OVER in the New England vs. Houston game (47.5). Good Luck. The Press Pau Gasol’s Injury Will Help Lakers Realize Earl Clark’s Potential [BleacherReport] NBA ref blatantly holding...
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