Found August 02, 2012 on The NBA Passionista:
  In light of the Lakers showing interest in Jodie Meeks, C.J. Miles and now Barbosa’s name is tossed around in the latest Los Angeles Lakers rumors via Marc Stein. Game of the day now: Brazil v Russia. Hearing out of Brazil camp that they believe Lakers have interest in free-agent Leandro Barbosa. Question is [...]

Lakers Rumors: Where C.J. Miles Would Fit In Los Angeles Lakers’ Rotation If Signed

The Salt Lake Tribune reported that C.J. Miles could be heading to Los Angeles to play for the Lakers. With that in mind, let’s look at where Miles would fit in a loaded Lakers’ rotation. Los Angeles wanting Miles is purely based on a depth-perspective if it wasn’t obvious enough. He’s not going to play [...] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links...

Why Lakers’ Kobe Bryant was Right to Play in Olympics and Not Rest for NBA Season

Kobe Bryant is the ultimate competitor and that means there is no off-season for him “rest.” Kobe has had one of the best careers of all time and he is still going. He is a five-time NBA Champion, two-time NBA Finals MVP, a 14-time All-Star, two-time scoring champion, and league he has won the league [...] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other...

Magic Johnson says Lakers need to do more than Jamison and Nash

Somebody put a microphone in front of Los Angeles Dodgers Owner Magic Johnson and asked him if the Lakers were now a championship team because they added Steve Nash and Antawn Jamison. Based on the fact that it is no longer 2004, Magic responded by saying what every NBA fan in the world would say. No, they're obviously not. But Magic did say the Lakers were better, and he...

Kobe Bryant Partying Shirtless is a Bunch of Noise About Nothing

It may have been a coincidence of timing that got Kobe Bryant in trouble during Team USA’s visit to Barcelona, but the situation has reportedly angered his wife regardless. Last week, Team USA was at a social event in Spain and some photos surfaced that show Bryant in a couple of sticky situations. According to TMZ, the photo you see above was taken at an after party shortly after...

Kobe Bryant autographs Tunisian player’s shoe after Team USA’s 110-63 victory (VIDEO)

Entering yesterday’s match against Tunisia, Team USA were obviously overwhelming favorites—54 point favorites to be precise—and although they only won by 47, they still put a shellacking on their opponents from Tunisia.  Nobody in their right mind thought Tunisia would be competitive, let alone win…not even the Tunisian team themselves. Following the contest one member of...

AW’s Kobe Bryant Rape Joke From RAW Gets Slammed on ESPN’s “Around the Horn”

ESPN’s Around the Horn radio show brought up A.W.’s Kobe Bryant joke from RAW. Israel Gutierrez slammed the joke and called it “inappropriate for everybody involved,” noting that Bryant’s image has recovered since and pointing out his appearance on the 2008 Olympic team. Gutierrez went off on WWE, calling it a scripted sport and more. You can check it out at this link...

Lakers News: What to Expect From Lakers’ Bench This Upcoming Season

Last season the Los Angeles Lakers’ bench was just plain awful. They ranked last in scoring at 20.5 points per game. That wasn’t the only category they ranked last in the league in. They also ranked dead last in field goals made (7.8)/attempted (18.8) as well as free throws made (2.4)/attempted (3.4.) The bench rebounding [...] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website...

Tunisian player asks Kobe Bryant to sign his shoe following Team USA beatdown

What do you do after receiving a 110-63 beatdown from Team USA? If you’re a Tunisian player, Ask Kobe Bryant to autograph your sneaker. Has that happened since the original Dream Team in 92? LeBron is catching up with Kobe in international popularity but make no mistake, Kobe is still KING. :giggles:   source

Lakers Rumors: Former Utah Jazz SF C.J. Miles Could Land with Los Angeles Lakers

It appears that the Los Angeles Lakers are going all-in with its approach in NBA Free Agency. After signing former two-time NBA MVP Steve Nash the Lakers went out and grabbed Antawn Jamsion, a career 19 points per game scorer. They aren’t done yet. While former Utah Jazz small forward C.J. Miles isn’t to the [...] [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full...

Team USA cruising through pool play

Kobe Bryant and Team USA are backing up their bold pre-Olympic talk. Who saw any of this coming? Team USA has been not only winning their games, they have been demolishing their opponents about halfway through pool play. This all started with France, and even facing another team with some notable NBA star power, Team USA came out and took care of business. Then came Tunisia where...

Kobe Signs Opposing Players Shoe After a Thorough Beating

What do you do when your team loses by 47 points on the world stage? the natural response is to be upset about it, but one player decided to take advantage of a situation he'll probably never be in again. Tunisian basketball player Mohamed Hadidane had Los Angeles Lakers superstar and USA basketball player Kobe Bryant sign his shoe. Oddly enough, it was the same type of shoe...

Michelle McCool Pregnant, ESPN Comments on A.W.’s Kobe Bryant Remark

- ESPN’s ‘Around The Horn’ mentioned the remark Abraham Washington made about Kobe Bryant on Raw this past week. - Steve Keirn announced in front of the live crowd at tonight’s FCW show in Tampa, FL., that The Undertaker and Michelle McCool were expecting their first child together. Source:
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