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NBA.com Los Angeles Lakers guard Steve Blake is out indefinitely with a right hamstring sprain, while Steve Nash (hip/hamstring) and Jodie Meeks (ankle) are doubtful for the Lakers’ Game 3 against the San Antonio Spurs on Friday at the Staples Center.
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This might possibly be one of the greatest Tim Duncan GIF’s of all-time and we have a rather irritated Dwight Howard to thank for it.
As Dwight walked over to the Lakers bench last night, Duncan was shown by ESPN cameras smiling in his general direction:
Tim Duncan trolls Dwight Howard with smile [@CJZero]
Steve Nash is trying to avoid paying child support to his ex-wife. See what the Lakers guard is arguing to support his case.
Some fans will do the most to get noticed. One female Laker fan who is obviously an avid blog reader decided to create a sign to get Dwight Howard’s attention. When she wasn’t sure if he noticed her at the game, she decided to hit him up on Twitter and he responded.
Interesting, Dwight’s reply was to show the young lady the error of her attention seeking ways:
Steve Nash and Kobe Bryant aren’t the only injured players on the Los Angeles Lakers. Guard Jodie Meeks missed practice on Monday and Tuesday due to a sprained ankle, but he told coach Mike D’Antoni that he will be ready and available for today’s Game 2 matchup against the San Antonio Spurs, according to Shahan Ahmed of NBS Los Angeles.Meeks has helped pick up the additional...
The Lakers are hurting, literally, as critical Game 3 vs. the Spurs quickly approaches.
Steve Nash, who received two additional epidural injections in his back and a cortisone shot in his right hip Thursday, will be a game-time decision Friday night, Mike D'Antoni said.
This morning we'll prepare for tonight's game against the Spurs. We have to protect are home with...
Steve Nash, Steve Blake and Jodie Meeks are all doubtful for Game 3 against the Spurs.
Steve Blake had an ultrasound Thursday that showed a moderately strained right hamstring. According to the Lakers, he is “out indefinitely.”
Steve Nash had two epidural injections in his back and a cortisone shot in right hip on Thursday.
Jodie Meeks will undergo an MRI Thursday afternoon...
After the disappointing performance in Game One, the Los Angeles Lakers were back at practice yesterday making adjustments for Game 2 tonight. Following practice, Steve Nash and Steve Blake took a few moments to chat with the media regarding tonight's contest against the San Antonio Spurs.
For Nash, a balance needs to be found in what his mind thinks his body can do...
How bad is the situation in Los Angeles for Dwight Howard? Not only are the Lakers down 2-0 to the Spurs, but Howard is getting blasted by the media for the lack of impact he’s had in the first two games:
Dwight Howard, who could soon sign a $118-million contract to become the Lakers’ next Shaquille O’Neal, is not playing like Shaquille O’Neal. There have been times in the...
The Los Angeles Lakers knew they wouldn’t have guards Steve Blake or Kobe Bryant last night. It also turns out that they didn’t have Steve Nash or Jodie Meeks against the San Antonio Spurs, instead having to go with a backcourt featuring the likes of Andrew Goudelock and Darius Morris. Oh yeah, and Chris Duhon was available off the bench.As you would expect with this backcourt...
Dwight Howard is the gift that keeps on giving.
According to a story courtesy Pro Basketball Talk, Howard, who finished 14th in Defensive Player of the Year voting, said that he found it amusing that Memphis Grizzlies center and brother of his teammate, Marc Gasol, won the award.
The news caused Dwight Howard to say “it’s funny,” but he wasn’t offering his signature smile...
The Phoenix Suns have opted to change course a year after losing Steve Nash and finishing in last place in the Western Conference. The organization has been lost in the woods even in those last years with Nash playing point guard, but moving on and moving forward has been difficult.
The organization fired coach Alvin Gentry midway through the season after he went 13-28. Now they...
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Metta World Peace believes that injured teammate Kobe Bryant shouldn't make good on his promise to halt his live-tweeting of Lakers playoff games.
The Lakers are old, hobbled and backed into an 0-2 corner.
L.A. is already struggling against the San Antonio Spurs without Kobe Bryant. Now they’ve lost Steve Blake and who knows how long Steve Nash is going to be able to play for.
They’re going to be forced to play with third-string guards against one of the best point guards in the league in Tony Parker. Things look...