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The Los Angeles Lakers have waived guard Andrew Goudelock, trimming their roster to 15 players.
The Lakers waived Goudelock on Saturday, three days before their season opener against Dallas.
Goudelock averaged 4.4 points while playing in 40 games as a rookie last season for the Lakers, who drafted him in the second round from the College of Charleston. He didn't get consistent playing time during training camp this month.
Los Angeles went 0-8 in the preseason, the worst record in franchise history.
BEST OF MAXIM
THINGS TURNED OUT WELL
Dwight Howard admitted in a recent interview that when the Magic began looking to trade him, he originally hoped that he would end up in Brooklyn with the Nets.
Now former LA Laker guard Andrew Goudelock
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The Los Angeles Lakers waived 2011 2nd round pick Andrew Goudelock today, to the surprise of many people in the City of Angels. Goudelock was drafted for his scoring and 3-point shooting abilities, mostly off of his merits at the College of Charleston, where he was one of the nations most prolific scorers and...
ALSO A BIG LIFETIME GUY
In an article for iVillage, the Lakers superstar wrote that his wife was a big Sex and the City fan and that he would watch the show with her. He referred to the show as "informative."
There are few feelings worse than getting left hanging on a fist bump and Los Angeles Lakers public address announcer Lawrence Tanter felt that sting back on Wednesday night.Tanter was attempting to get a high-five from newly-acquired center Dwight Howard but was left standing at the alter:
Dwight Howard now admits that the trade mess he put the NBA and its fans through in the last few years was like going through hell.
But he still appears to be missing the point: It was hell for everyone else, Dwight, and no one really cares if it bothered you.
Howard, who has been busy expressing how happy he is to be with the Lakers after spending a couple of...
The Lakers lost last night to the Sacramento Kings for the third time this preseason, making the Lakers’ final record 0-8. Contrary to belief outside of Los Angeles, the sky is not falling. Injuries have ravaged the Lakers roster, preventing the Lakers’ “Big Four” from getting much quality playing time together. Kobe Bryant is out [...]
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It’s interesting watching NBA superstars grow up. A lot of times when they reach the NBA, players might have “grown man’s game” but are still finding themselves as people. Kobe Bryant has a blog on iVillage where he’s discusses topics related to family. In his latest blog, Kobe discusses why it’s important for you [...]
BECOMING A HABIT
Tweet Last Sunday in Dwight Howard’s Lakers preseason debut he was a victim of a monster put back slam by Sacramento Kings rookie Thomas Robinson. Thursday night D. Howard again got caught in the wrong place at the wrong time, this time by Jason Thompson: Dwight better shake off that court rust sooner rather than later. Being on [...]
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Well, it's over. Mercifully. The exhibition season has come to an end and the Lakers wind up with a miserable 0-8 record, following a 94-82 loss to the Sacramento Kings at Valley View Casino Center. They're the only team to go the entire preseason without a single victory
It never was about the won-loss record, though. It was about a revamped team learning...
The Lakers' expected starting five has played one preseason game together.
Kobe Bryant sat out practice on Sunday, the sixth day he has missed due to a strained and bruised right foot.
In stark contrast to the opinions of seventy percent of the league’s general managers, the Los Angeles Lakers will prevent the Miami Heat from going back-to-back and the organization will capture its18th Larry O’Brien NBA Championship Trophy this June. The … Continue reading →