Found May 28, 2012 on
The NBA Mistress:
For previous NBA team payrolls you can look here and below I will list the payroll for the 2012-2013 NBA season for the Los Angeles Lakers. Unrestricted Free Agents: Jordan Hill Matt Barnes Troy Murphy Restricted Free Agents: Devin Ebanks Darius Morris Team Salary (Note: I have not included qualifying offers for restricted free agents) Kobe [...]
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A report on Bulls.com indicates that according to Lakers insiders, Pau Gasol reportedly wouldn't mind a change of scenery and would like to go to Chicago and play for the Bulls.
Hannah Storm of ESPN did an in-depth interview with Kobe Bryant which was featured on a show called "Face to Face."In the interview, Storm asked Bryant about his early days as a teenager playing for the Lakers, his crazy work ethic, and helping the homeless near the STAPLES Center. Bryant also talked about how when he was a kid in Philly, he would play pick-up ball all...
The reality show surrounding the Lakers is always captivating.
The Lakers' front office is looking to make roster changes. Kobe Bryant is wondering if he'll ever win his sixth NBA championship. Pau Gasol is worrying whether he'll remain a Laker. Andrew Bynum is noticing the angst on whether he will fully mature. Metta World Peace is thriving on acting goofy.
Much like all the Pau Gasol trade rumors of yesteryear, it’s going to be much the same during this off-season. Here’s another fun rumor that comes from Bulls.com Sam Smith: The interesting part, according to Lakers’ insiders, is Gasol would like to play for the Bulls. And what you hardly need any sources for is [...]
IT'S A BIRD, IT'S A PLANE...
Have no fear, Metta Man is here!
Just when you though you knew everything about both Ron Artest and Metta World Peace, the Los Angeles Lakers forward debuted his superhero alter ego, Metta Man.
“Armed with a 40 pound Curling Stone, Metta World Peace transforms into Metta Man™ to complete a backboard shattering triple slam dunk after a wild free fall skateboard ride through...
Pau Gasol laughed with a tone that suggested both amusement and annoyance.
A little over a week removed from the Lakers' early playoff exit in the Western Conferense semifinals, and the team's forward is already finding himself the subject of trade rumors. This time it didn't involve the Lakers shopping him around with other teams. Bulls.com's Sam Smith quoted "...
Jason WhitneyStart up the Pau Gasol trade rumor engines yet again! This time you ask…the Chicago Bulls. To be honest, I don’t blame Gasol. Would you want to stick around being Kobe Bryant’s whipping boy? Every time there is chaos in Laker land he’s the first one to be blamed.
The newest report according to Sam Smith of Bulls.com:
“The interesting part, according to Lakers’...
27-years-ago today in Game 1 of the 1985 NBA Finals, the Celtics demolished the Los Angeles Lakers 148-114 in a game famously dubbed the “Memorial Day Massacre” at the Boston Garden on 150 Causeway Street in Beantown. After losing the … Continue reading →
Yesterday, Los Angeles Lakers star Metta World Peace decided to wish everyone a "Happy Labor Day" on Twitter.The only issue for Metta was yesterday was Memorial Day and it only provided us with this classic flip-flop on Twitter:
Arun MoraceHappy labor day, everyone! Or, at least everyone who’s following Los Angeles Lakers forward Metta World Peace’s unique calendar. Earlier today, Peace tweeted “Happy labor day… Enjoy it”. A nice sentiment…too bad today is actually Memorial Day, and Labor Day isn’t for another few months.
Happy labor day….Enjoy it
— Metta WorldPeace (@MettaWorldPeace...
It wasn’t supposed to end like this. We were supposed to be the team talking about all the things we did right that led to victory, not the ones searching for answers and trying to appease the fans with BS excuses. We were supposed to be the team relishing the underdog role, not the team proving people right.
Laker fans have become accustomed to watching the Purple and Gold...
The Lakers are in talks to promote Glenn Carraro to assistant general manager.