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Philadelphia 76ers: Management doing their job

The Sixers are looking like the drunk girl at the party. Whether or not they have long-term potential is completely irrelevant. Currently, they are a hot mess, and that’s all people can focus on. With Saturday’s 103-77 loss to the Memphis Grizzlies, the Philadelphia 76ers have tied their franchise losing-streak record. The Sixers have lost 20 straight games, and are predicted...
March 16, 2014  |  1 Comment

Lakers waive Dairus Johnson-Odom; roster now stands at 16 players

The Los Angeles Lakers have waived guard Darius Johnson-Odom, it was announced today by the team. Johnson-Odom was selected by the Lakers in the 2012 NBA draft and was cut last season, yet the purple and gold signed the athletic guard to their training camp roster. It is somewhat strange timing for the Lakers to make the move seeing as they are still in China and will play a game...
October 16, 2013  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Darius Johnson-Odom throws down a big dunk; Robert Sacre dances

If there’s one thing we know about Darius Johnson-Odom it’s that he’s got athleticism. Now in his second stint with the Lakers, DJO showed off his ups (and then some) during a pre-season game against the Denver Nuggets on Sunday night. Despite being just 6’2″, the 22-year-old got up high and threw down a dunk over Denver’s defense. The dunk was awesome, but the reaction...
October 07, 2013  |  Discuss

OFFICAL: Lakers sign Darius Johnson-Odom and Eric Boateng

The Los Angeles Lakers have officially signed Darius Johnson-Odom and Eric Boateng. The team was rumored to be interested in adding the pair to their training camp roster, and a press release from the team today confirmed that they had signed the guard and center. Johnson-Odom was traded to the Lakers on draft night in 2012 after being selected in the second round by the Dallas Mavericks...
September 25, 2013  |  Discuss

Lakers waive former Marquette star Johnson-Odom

The Los Angeles Lakers waived former Marquette star Darius Johnson-Odom on Monday after the guard had appeared in just four games. Playing a total of six NBA minutes this season, Johnson-Odom didn't score a point while missing all four of his field goal attempts. After earning First Team All-Big East honors during his senior season at Marquette, Johnson-Odom was drafted with...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
January 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Darius Johnson-Odom Blooming in the D-League, Leads D-Fenders in Scoring

Photo courtesy of the D-Fenders official Facebook pageDarius Johnson-Odom is making the most of his opportunities to showcase his talents at the NBA Development League. The rookie guard, acquired by the Lakers in this year’s NBA Draft, leads the Los Angeles D-Fenders in terms of scoring with 21.6 points per game, and is also averaging 5.4 assists and 5 rebounds per contest. Johnson...
Via Laker Nation
December 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Johnson-Odom re-assigned to D-Fenders

EL SEGUNDO - The Los Angeles Lakers re-assigned guard Darius Johnson-Odom to the Los Angeles D-Fenders of the NBA Development League, it was announced Sunday. Johnson-Odom, the 55th overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft, was acquired by the Lakers from Dallas on draft night. The 6-2 guard out of Marquette averaged 15.7 points, 3.1 rebounds and 2.5 assists in 105 career collegiate games...
Via Fox Sports West
November 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Darius Johnson-Odom assigned to D-Fenders

EL SEGUNDO - The Los Angeles Lakers have assigned guard Darius Johnson-Odom to the Los Angeles D-Fenders of the NBA Development League, it was announced Saturday by General Manager Mitch Kupchak. Johnson-Odom, the 55th overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft, was acquired by the Lakers from Dallas on draft night. The 6-2 guard out of Marquette averaged 15.7 points, 3.1 rebounds and 2...
Via Fox Sports West
November 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Lakers sign Johnson-Odom to contract

The Lakers signed second-round draft pick Darius Johnson-Odom to a non-guaranteed contract and extended an invitation to training camp. Theyre a little guard heavy so he has to play really well to make the team, said Lance Young, Johnson-Odoms agent. The Lakers were high enough on Johnson-Odom to pay the Dallas Mavericks about 500,000 so they could move up and select the shooting...
Via Fox Sports West
September 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Lakers Complete Signing of Johnson-Odom

#bbpBox_218561861858230273 a{text-decoration:none;color:#0084B4}#bbpBox_218561861858230273 a:hover{text-decoration:underline}Laker nation I will not disappointJune 28, 2012 9:29 pm via EchofonReplyRetweetFavorite@KingMe_DJ1Darius Johnson-OdomThe Lakers have locked up another Odom.Earlier today, the Lakers announced the signing of second-round pick Darius Johnson-Odom. Terms of the...
Via Laker Nation
September 15, 2012  |  Discuss
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