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WATCH: Shaq On Kobe Bryant, Lakers Future, & Reacts To Statue

Shaquille O'Neal reacts to his statue reveal, his favorite moments with the Lakers and at Staples Center, what it meant for him to have Kobe Bryant to come out in support and whether or not he could envision himself having a future with the Lakers organization: Watch more of our most popular videos! Ever see Kobe Bryant trash talk in practice? What about...
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WATCH: Lakers Beat Timberwolves On Shaq Night, Behind Jordan Clarkson's New Career-High

Los Angeles Lakers guard Jordan Clarkson has career high 35 points night, and talks about what it was like to have all the energy from Shaq in the arena. Watch more of our most popular videos! Ever see Kobe Bryant trash talk in practice? What about Brandon Ingram and Kevin Durant scrimmaging at Team USA? Or Kobe's special...
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WATCH: Kobe Bryant's Speech At Shaq's Statue Unveiling

Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant's speech at Shaq's statue unveiling. Watch more of our most popular videos! Ever see Kobe Bryant trash talk in practice? What about Brandon Ingram and Kevin Durant scrimmaging at Team USA? Or Kobe's special message to Kevin Durant prior to final game: *...
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Devin Booker says Kobe Bryant inspired him to score 70 points

Not a bad guy to get inspiration from. Devin Booker became the youngest player to ever score more than 60 points when he dropped 70 on the Boston Celtics Friday. The 20-year old guard is also just the sixth player in NBA history to score at least 70 points, joining a list that includes names like Wilt Chamberlain and Kobe Bryant. It turns out the latter’s scoring prowess may have...
Via Silver Screen & Roll
12 hours ago

NBA players react to Devin Booker's 70-point game

Devin Booker had a game he will never forget, and players from around the NBA had some great reactions to his historic night.Coming into Friday, Booker’s career-high for points in a game was 39, which he had done on three occasions. Against the Celtics, he bettered that number by 31.The 20-year-old set a new Suns franchise record with 70 points, topping the previous mark of 60...
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Jabs Kobe Bryant At Shaq’s Lakers Statue Ceremony

Shaquille O’Neal is one of the most iconic players in Los Angeles Lakers history, and the franchise honored the big man with quite the tribute Friday. The Lakers unveiled a statue of Shaq outside Staples Center, commemorating the Basketball Hall of Famer’s impact on the organization. Several other Laker legends were on hand for the ceremony, including Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and...
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WATCH: SHAQ: By The Numbers, Lakers & NBA All-Time Stats

As we gear up for the unveiling of Shaq's statue outside of Staples Center, we take a look back at The Diesel's accolades throughout the years and where he ranks in the record books. Tell us your favorite memory in the comment section below! Watch more of our most popular videos! Ever see Kobe Bryant trash talk in practice? What about Brandon Ingram...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Hornacek: Knicks will run triangle ‘exclusively’ next season

The New York Knicks will be exclusively running the triangle offense next season, according to head coach Jeff Hornacek.“Hornacek made it clear that the Knicks will be running the triangle offense exclusively from the beginning of training camp next season, and they want players who fit the system and buy into it,” states Newsday report from Al IannazzoneThe Knicks have gone...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

New GM has talked to Kobe Bryant about helping Lakers

Rob Pelinka has the inside pipeline with Kobe Bryant, so it’s no surprise that he’s talked to his former client about being involved with the Lakers.Pelinka was officially introduced as the new Lakers’ GM during the week. Pelinka was the agent to many NBA players — including stars like Kobe and James Harden — prior to taking the GM job. He said on Friday that he has talked...
Via Larry Brown Sports
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Dirk Nowitzki's unique career led him to 30,000 points

The summer after the 2002 NBA Playoffs, Holger Geschwindner found a tailor to create a fencing suit for a 7-foot German basketball player. The Sacramento Kings had just run the Mavericks off the floor, scoring more than half of their 207 field goals at the rim with dunks or layups, and Dallas said they would commit their off-season to improving the team’s defense. Geschwindner...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

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