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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.
“At least they put my (hotel) room on the third floor, so if I did jump I would just hurt my ankle a little bit,” D’Antoni said Wednesday night, via the LA Times.
I’m sure this is NOT what the Lakers organization expected when they hired D’Antoni, and not what expected when he accepted the job.
I’m sure Mike Brown is sitting somewhere (Chick-Fil-A sandwich in hand) grinning.
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Man, it seems nothing is going right for the Lakers as of late. As mentioned previously, the Lakers dropped the squad’s fourth-straight game on Tuesday, losing to the Houston Rockets. Now comes video of a somewhat unsettling occurrence during the same game.
During a break in the action, perspiring point guard Steve Nash took a moment to dry himself off with a towel. Once he...
This quote from Steve Nash himself, can’t be good for Laker fans to hear:
“I think three or four weeks ago, people would have said, ‘Oh, it will get better, right now, I definitely don’t think there’s a guarantee it will, so the only remedy is to continue to work hard and give yourself a chance for it to get better….
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Kobe and Vanessa Bryant didn’t give up on their marriage, but Magic Johnson has divorced himself from this Los Angeles Lakers season. Facing their 6th-straight loss against the Thunder on Friday night, the former Lakers legend called it a season for the Lakers as they trailed by 16 at halftime. “It’s over for my Lakers. No playoffs, no nothing,” The Lakers ended up losing...
Reality is slowly beginning to set in for the Lakers. Firing Mike Brown wasn’t the answer, Kobe and Dwight are fighting on and off the court, and the floundering Lakers are in danger of missing the playoffs.
While some still hold out hope that things will turn around in time for a magical ride through the playoffs, Steve Nash is not so optimistic. In speaking to the LA Times, Nash...
The majority of basketball fans wish bad things upon Metta World Peace, but hoping the Laker gets armpit sweat rubbed all over his face is a little much — and quite disturbing.
But, since it did happen, let’s all take a moment to watch video evidence and laugh at the artist formerly known as Ron Artest.
LA Laker guard Steve Nash with the assist to Metta World Peace.
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