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Celebrate good times L.A. because Luke Walton is finally off your hands.
Watch this cleverly edited video showing Los Angeles Lakers fans taking to the streets to celebrate the fact that their teams has finally freed themselves of the dreaded Luke Walton. The Lakes look to be big winners in this deal as they packaged the insanely over-paid Walton, Jason Kapono, and 2012 1st round pick for Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Ramon Sessions and Christian Eyenga. Walton sports a career 5 point scoring average to go along with 2 rebounds and 2 assists.
Somehow after 9 years of horrible basketball Luke still finds himself employed in the NBA?
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We’ve got another NBA trade to report breaking at this hour. The Cleveland Cavaliers have sent Ramon Sessions & Christian Eyenga to the Los Angeles Lakers for Luke Walton and the Lakers 2012 first round draft pick.
The Lake show also gets the right to swap 2013 1st round picks with the Miami Heat.
The biggest significance of this deal? It’s a salary dump for L.A. Lakers...
EL SEGUNDO - The Los Angeles Lakers have recalled guard Darius Morris from the Los Angeles D-Fenders of the NBA Development League, it was announced today by General Manager Mitch Kupchak.
Morris was assigned to the D-Fenders on March 7th and played in one game with the team, helping defeat the Dakota Wizards 99-98 on March 10th. In 28 minutes, Morris totaled a team-high 21 points...
For Laker fans everywhere, today was supposed to feel like Christmas. They were supposed to finally land Dwight Howard, a young PG and a Red Ryder BB Gun.
At first, everything seemed to be going well. The Lakers traded away Luke Walton and the contract from Hell to the Cavs along with a first pick for Ramon Sessions and Christian Eyenga. A great move, given that this...
Derek Fisher and Kobe Bryant joined the Los Angeles Lakers together in 1996. They've been in the same backcourt for most of the ensuing 16 seasons, winning five NBA titles during their intertwined careers.
Fisher's departure Thursday for Houston and Ramon Sessions' arrival from Cleveland made the Lakers younger and faster at point guard, their weakest position.
WHAT? NO COLDPLAY?
Pau Gasol is so relieved that he’s still a Laker he let it all out on stage at the UNICEFS’s Playlist with the A-list.. Pau lets loose on stage with The Fray “how to save a life”.. If only the Lakers had seen this a couple hours earlier.-TO
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LOS ANGELES The root of the Lakers popularity is not simply their collection of NBA Championship trophies. It is driven by something more. The star-studded rosters, the front-row celebrities, and the palace intrigue that follows the Buss family and its quirky characters have long created a rock star aura that is rare even in professional sports.
At its heart, there is a romanticism...
INDEPENDENCE, Ohio -- Lets get this out of the way first: The Cavaliers loved Ramon Sessions.
They loved his professionalism, his performance, the way he handled backing up the prize of their future, rookie point guard Kyrie Irving.
They also liked how Sessions averaged around 18 points and 11 assists while starting in the four games Irving missed.
Ramon did some good things for...
Ramon Sessions acknowledged the contributions of Derek Fisher with the Lakers during his arrival to the franchise.
The Cleveland Cavaliers did it again, they lost a game they seemed to be controlling after the first quarter of play. The Cavaliers looked like they could hang in there with the Milwaukee Bucks, until the Bucks remembered they were playing the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Cavs started to fail in the second quarter as the Bucks outscored Cleveland 34-27 i the second to go into the half...
The Lakers may include a first round draft pick to the Blazers.