Found March 16, 2012 on Sweater Punch:


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?


Lakers trade Luke Walton and draft pick to Cavaliers

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...

Lakers recall Darius Morris from D-Fenders

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...

Get Real

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...

Lakers gamble chemistry in Derek Fisher trade

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. The...

Lakers turn new leaf with Fisher trade

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...

For Cavs, Sessions trade makes sense

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...

Sessions Understands Role Will Be To Facilitate For Bynum, Gasol, Kobe

Ramon Sessions acknowledged the contributions of Derek Fisher with the Lakers during his arrival to the franchise.

Lakers, Wolves, Blazers On Verge Of Beasley, Crawford, Blake Trade

The Lakers may include a first round draft pick to the Blazers.
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