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Los Angeles Lakers center Pau Gasol is entering the final year of his contract and is due to make $19.3 million this season. The Lakers are expected to make moves this summer in free agency, but Gasol isn’t willing to take a significant pay cut in 2014 to stay with the team. Gasol spoke with Mark Medina of the Los Angeles Daily News about his future.
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Just 6 months after rupturing his Achilles tendon, Lakers star Kobe Bryant has been cleared for all basketball activities with no restrictions, according to Dr. Robert Klapper. Bryant told reporters recently that he would need 3 weeks to condition his body into game shape when he
KOBE. Cleared for ALL activities NO restrictions! He has 3 weeks to reboot to game1. The energy IN Staples...
Six months ago, NBA legend and Los Angeles Lakers star shooting guard Kobe Bryant suffered an achilles tendon tear during a matchup against the Golden State Warriors. Immediately, all hopes of a playoff run fell through the floor. As a result, the team barely inched their way into the playoffs and were swept first round ...The post Kobe Bryant Reportedly Cleared for Play appeared...
Kobe Bryant, who is still recovering from the Achilles surgery he had in April, said earlier this week that he needed to get his “fat ass in shape.” He gave a status update via Twitter on Friday. Dropped 5lbs in a day #getinshape #nutrition — Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) October 11, 2013 Bryant addressed the media earlier this week and was asked what the
Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Kobe Bryant has returned to the team after traveling to Germany to undergo Orthokine treatment in his knee- A simple procedure that Bryant underwent twice back in 2011.Bryant was with the Lakers for their preseason game against the Denver Nuggets on , and although he didn't end up speaking with any reporters, he made a brief appearance for...
Kobe Bryant is not sure when exactly he will return to the Los Angeles Lakers and says he will need at least three weeks of conditioning before returning to the court.
Bryant is highly doubtful for the Lakers' season opener on Oct. 29 and is not worried about his timetable.
"I just keep it open right now," Bryant said Wednesday. "I don't know why you guys...
Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant traveled to Germany to receive an innovative procedure on his injured knee. The procedure is not yet legal in the USA.
Pau Gasol is in the final year of his contract with the Lakers and his future is not so set in stone.
Gasol of course is a free agent next summer, and even though he’s spent the better part of three trying not to get traded, he won’t sacrifice his money to stay with the Lakers either.
According to the LA Daily News, Gasol probably won’t take a pay cut to stay with the Lakers...
Although Kobe Bryant says he's making steady progress in his
recovery from a torn Achilles tendon, the Los Angeles Lakers' guard
is still a few weeks away from playing in a game.
The Los Angeles Lakers played the Denver Nuggets in a pre-season game last night in Ontario (the city in California, not the province in Canada). The Lakers won 90-88, pleasing the sparse crowd at Citizens Business Bank Arena. But it wasn’t nearly as pleasing as a few off-court events, which included Kobe Bryant sitting on the bench in warmups, a small child dancing his ass off...
Pau Gasol and Chris Kaman showed some nice chemistry last night against the Denver Nuggets.
On this certain play, Steve Nash fed the ball to Kaman who zipped a pass to a cutting Gasol. The Spaniard then collected the pass, took one dribble and slammed it home.
We expected to see this kind of big-to-big passing from Pau to Kaman, but not so much the other way around. If the two big...
Kobe Bryant spent time with Floyd Mayweather Jr. following a Lakers preseason game. Kobe recently returned from having a knee procedure in Germany but hasn’t started getting in game shape to make his return to the court. Vino referred to himself as a “fat ass” recently when asked about his expected return to the hardwood.
“I need to get my fat ass in shape. “Six months...
Steve Nash left the Los Angeles Lakers' preseason loss to the Sacramento Kings on Thursday night due to a left ankle injury.
Mike D'Antoni was asked about Nash missing time.
"I think this will happen off and on the whole year," D'Antoni said.
Nash missed a majority of last season with injuries.
The Lakers only have two players under guaranteed contracts for next season in Steve Nash and Robert Sacre and just a little more than $10 million in total salary committed.
That means there’s a wealth of possibilities in terms of how the team could decide to fill out its roster for 2014 and beyond and questions will loom large next summer about how L.A. will handle its two biggest...
Before the Los Angeles Lakers headed off on their day trip to the Great Wall of China earlier today (or yesterday – this whole time difference thing is getting confusing now) they had their first practice session Beijing. According to Lakers reporter Mike Trudell, every member of the purple and gold – aside from Kobe Bryant – practiced with the team.
This is good news seeing...
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The Houston Rockets and Indiana Pacers were in Manila today where they played a pre-season game in front of the basketball-crazy Filipinos. However, a lot of the fans out there love the Los Angeles Lakers and Kobe Bryant.
According to InterAKTV, Dwight Howard was booed by a number of fans and some in the crowd started chanting “Kobe! Kobe” during Thursday...