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Steve Nash might want to think about a career in soccer after seeing these ball handling skills last night. I doubt the Lakers are going to hold him back with that 23-27 record they are sporting. Oh yea, and they got smoked last night 116-95 by the Boston Celtics.
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MIAMI -- The dust certainly didn't settle after the Lakers eked out a win against the lowly Charlotte Bobcats, not when Dwight Howard's father injected himself into his son's awkward relationship with Kobe Bryant.
The elder Howard said his son needed to sit down with Bryant to hash out their differences. He also said Coach Mike D'Antoni wasn't being assertive...
So, the Lakers enter tonight's game without Pau Gasol. Pretty sweet, right? Not quite.
Ever since Mike D'Antoni replaced Mike Brown as the coach of the purple and gold, Gasol has been on the outside looking in. In one of the most confusing and indefensible moves in recent memory, D'Antoni had the guy coming off the bench. He has, understandably, not been happy with his...
Dwight Howard’s dad has spoken out about all the talk publicly about Howard’s roller coaster season with the L.A. Lakers.
Howard had missed a few games with a shoulder injury and Kobe Bryant essentially told reporters he needs to suck it up and play. Kobe has since backtracked saying he was not pushing Howard to suit up.
In a recent piece by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution...
You know the saying the grass isn’t always greener on the other side? A lot of times it is just ask Lebron, but at other times it isn’t.
Dwight Howard wanted to play in a big city under a big media spotlight. He got his wish when he was traded to the Lakers and he is crumbling under the stress.
Sort of like when a girl who lives in some small town in Wisconsin complains about...
The tear in Pau Gasol's plantar fascia is severe enough to put his return timetable on the long end. Gasol will miss 6-8 weeks before he can return to the Los Angeles Lakers' lineup. This is bad news for a Lakers team that is fighting just to get into the playoffs.Gasol suffered the injury on Tuesday, and the team released their official estimate for his recovery last...
After the Celtics' dismantling of the Los Angeles Lakers last night, Kobe Bryant spoke with the media about his rival team in Green. He gave the Celtics a ton a respect and continued praise, wishing his team would buckle down and play a similar way. The C's are now 6-0 without Rajon Rondo (26-23 on the season) and Byant had this to say about Boston in an excerpt from Bullpett...
Hakeem Olajuwon thinks Dwight Howard will re-sign with the Lakers this summer.
Dwight Howard said that he will not put his career at undue risk to save the Lakers' season.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Kobe Bryant shrugged off a scoreless first half to finish with 20 points, eight assists and seven rebounds and the Los Angeles Lakers overcome a 20-point second-half deficit to beat the Charlotte Bobcats 100-93 Friday night.
The Lakers avoided a costly defeat to the NBA's worst team and pulled within three games of .500.
Bryant attempted only two shots...
If the Los Angeles Lakers are looking for some inspiration to remain positive after losing another key player, all they'll need to do is look across the TD Garden court Thursday night.
Pau Gasol is out indefinitely and Dwight Howard likely will miss a fourth straight game as the Lakers seek a seventh victory in eight tries when they face the surging Boston Celtics, who have...
The Suns tried to acquire Iman Shumpert in a sign-and-trade last offseason involving Steve Nash.
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