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Today is Phil Jackson‘s 68th birthday, so it’s a good time to look back at the kind of impact The Zen Master had on the game of basketball. Of course, we all know what he did with the Los Angeles Lakers and Chicago Bulls, but there was much more to Phil than meets the eye. The video below is a short documentary by NBA TV that looks at Jackson’s career as a player and coach. Legendary announcer Marv Albert narrates the interesting film. Happy birthday, Phil! .bottom-of-post-responsive { width: 300px; height: 250px; } @media(min-width: 500px) { .bottom-of-post-responsive { width: 300px; height: 250px; } } @media(min-width: 800px) { .bottom-of-post-responsive { width: 336px; height: 280px; } }

Kobe Bryant ‘progressing well’ but likely will miss all of preseason

Kobe Bryant’s rehabilitation from a torn Achilles’ tendon is “progressing well,” but the Los Angeles Lakers do not expect him to play in any exhibition games, the Los Angeles Times’ Mike Bresnahan reported on 

Lakers to pass on second-round draft pick Ryan Kelly?

The reason Duke’s Ryan Kelly fell so far down the board in the 2013 NBA Draft was due to the questions surrounding his problematic right foot. Despite Kelly claiming after the draft that his doctors expected him to make a full recovery, he still isn’t fully healed, and seeing as the the 22-year-old has yet to sign a contract with the team, it’s beginning to look like he may...

WATCH: Pau Gasol posts video of on-court workout

Pau Gasol has been working to get back to a high level of play all summer long, and now that training camp is just weeks away, the Spaniard is starting to ramp up his workouts. Gasol posted a video on his official Facebook page today which shows him getting in an on-court workout; the 7-footer was only cleared to resume basketball activities a couple of weeks ago, but now he has...

Lakers update Kobe Bryant’s progress

The Los Angeles Lakers have finally stepped up with some real information regarding Kobe Bryant’s return. The 35-year-old that is going into his 18th season is doing well according to team spokesman John Black. Please click here to read this story. The post Lakers update Kobe Bryant’s progress appeared first on Players View.

Lakers Officially Unveil Black ‘Hollywood Nights’ Jersey (Photos)

The Lakers teased their fan base last month with conversation about joining the jersey craze and rolling out black uniforms. Wednesday the Lakers officially unveiled their black Hollywood Nights uniforms. The jerseys feature a black base color with numbers and lettering in purple, outlined with gold trim.  Lakers executive Jeanie Buss discusses the new uniforms in the video clip...

Metta World Peace: Lakers will make the Finals this season

It wouldn’t be a month here at That NBA Lottery Pick without at least one post about New York Knicks forward Metta World Peace and this one might be a positive for you, Lakers fans. Check out this quote that Metta said during a recent book signing to ESPN New York’s Mike Mazzeo about the Lakers going back to the NBA Finals this upcoming season: “I think the Lakers are going...

Take a look at the Lakers' Hollywood Nights uniforms

The Lakers may struggle this season, but they'll look good doing it. The team wear their black Hollywood Nights uniforms for select games during 2013-14. The new gear joins the traditional purple and gold and the whites, which were introduced in 2002-03. Video: Jeanie Buss talks Hollywood Nights Gallery of gear You asked for it, we listened. Introducing the new HollywoodNights...

Fashion Glance: Lakers “Hollywood Nights” jersey

The Lakers will be introducing a new black jersey this season called, “Hollywood Nights” saluting the city’s entertainment industry and the influence it has on the Lakers franchise. Random Lakers’ uniform fact; the Lakers are the only NBA team that doesn’t have a white home uniform- they wear white jerseys on home Sunday games, but that’s it. This season will also mark...

Lakers Unveil ‘Hollywood Nights’ Uniforms

The Lakers recently gave us a preview of their new “Hollywood Nights” alternate jerseys for the upcoming season, and Wednesday, the team officially unveiled the full uniform via Twitter. What do you guys think? You asked for it, we listened. Introducing the new #HollywoodNights uniforms: | — Los Angeles Lakers (@Lakers) September 18, 2013  

Lakers unveil new all-black ‘Hollywood Nights’ uniforms

Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant debuts Los Angeles' new, all-black "Hollywood Nights" uniforms. What do you think of the fresh new threads?

The Lakers Officially Unveil ‘Hollywood Nights’ Black Alternates

Back in August, the Lakers teased their fans with an Instagram video that indicated they’d be wearing new, black alternate jerseys this year and dubbed them as the ‘Hollywood Nights’ alternates. The team officially unveiled the jersey this week and they look pretty good. Check out a menacing-looking Kobe donning the black digs below. [] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports


NBA uniforms have been making fashion waves, as short-sleeve jerseys are set to hit the hardwood. The Golden State Warriors first debuted the adidas designed threads last season. This year will have multiple teams wearing the updated uniform style. The Los Angeles Lakers are among the squads that will sport short-sleeve jerseys in several games this season. In addition to adopting...

Lakers Officially Unveil Black Uniforms (Video)

Not bad at all. Will take some getting used to obviously. Here’s the official press release from the team. The organization has consistently heard from fans that a black uniform was desired, and have been working to make that a reality for years. The Lakers have a long history and philosophy of listening to fans, and […]

Lakers unveil new black uniforms

Tweet The 2013-2014 Los Angeles Lakers may not have one of the NBA’s best rosters next season, but from the looks of their new black jerseys, they will be among the NBA’s best-outfitted:   Per the team’s website: The Hollywood Nights theme in part acknowledges the celebrities like Jack Nicholson that have long supported the […]
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