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Pau Gasol says he’s joining Chicago Bulls

Pau Gasol announced Saturday that he has chosen to play for the Chicago Bulls. It hasn’t been easy. After meditating it a lot I’ve chosen to play with the Chicago Bulls. Looking forward to this new chapter of my career — Pau Gasol (@paugasol) July 12, 2014 The four-time All-Star will sign directly with the Bulls. Gasol posted this on his website:  After much deliberation...
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Nick Young re-signs with Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers have re-signed small forward Nick Young, according to ESPN’s Jeff Goodman. Nick Young has agreed to remain with the Lakers, source told ESPN. — Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) July 11, 2014 Young’s deal is for four-years, $21.5 million, as TNT’s David Aldridge reported. Nick Young’s deal to remain in L.A. with the Lakers is $21.5 million over four years...
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Rockets trade Jeremy Lin, pick to Lakers

The Houston Rockets have traded Jeremy Lin and a future first-round pick to the Los Angeles Lakers, reports ESPN’s Jeff Goodman. Rockets have dealt Jeremy Lin and a future first-rounder to Lakers, sources told ESPN. Houston clearing space to land Bosh, keep Parsons. — Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) July 11, 2014 Lin is only under contract for one more season, which perserves the...
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Kobe Bryant praises Jim and Jeanie Buss, hints at Byron Scott being named head coach

Just a few short months ago, Kobe Bryant appeared to have concerns about the Jim and Jeanie Buss dynamic. “I think we have to start at the top in terms of the culture of our team,” Bryant said back in March. “What kind of culture do we want to have? What kind of system do we want to have? How do we want to play? It starts there, and then from there you can start out building...
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Kobe Bryant says Carmelo Anthony’s free agency decision is legacy-defining

As we continue to keep an eye on where NBA free agent Carmelo Anthony will be playing his basketball next season, Lakers star Kobe Bryant discussed it today during a press conference. One of the comments that Kobe made about Carmelo’s eventual free agency decision was that it would define his basketball-playing legacy as noted byESPN’s Chris Palmer: Kobe on Melo's decision...
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Kobe Bryant says if Carmelo Anthony joined Lakers that it would be fine

As the NBA free agency wheel continues to turn, the Los Angeles Lakers are still looking to make a splash during the period. Today, Lakers star Kobe Bryant held a press conference before the start of his basketball camp and was asked about the possibility that if Carmelo came to the Lakers, would he be able to play with Melo? Below is the response as noted by Lakers Nation reporter...
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Lakers Rumors: Carmelo Anthony, Kobe Bryant (and possibly Kevin Love) play pickup basketball together at UCLA

Last week, Derrick Rose reportedly worked out for Carmelo Anthony in Chicago to show that he’s now 100 percent healthy, though it seems that Kobe Bryant took it one step further by playing pickup hoops with Melo today at UCLA. Oh, and Kevin Love just happened to be playing there, too. The rumor of Kobe, Melo and Love playing at UCLA was making the rounds on various social media...
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Kobe, Carmelo and Kevin Love play pick-up game at UCLA?

Can Kobe Bryant, Carmelo Anthony, and Kevin Love be plotting to form a ‘Big 3′ in Los Angeles? If a workout at UCLA today is any indication, that may be underway. ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne reported earlier that the Lakers were the team that “most worries” the Knicks, who hope to retain their star player. If they can find a way to bring in California native and former UCLA...
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Kobe Bryant celebrates 4th of July on Instagram

After coming back from his European vacation, Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant decided to leave a special Instagram note for folks celebrating the 4th of July. Check out the full caption that Kobe left on the below Instagram photo which shows Kobe in a Team USA jersey lifting it away from his body: Happy #4thofJuly, my fellow Americans. And a special #thanku to the servicemen...
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Kobe Bryant seems to have gained weight during his European vacation (photo)

LMAOOOO how he got a 6-pack beer gut?! RT @Delblogo: Kobe doesn’t want Melo to see this, that’s why. — Amin Elhassan (@AminESPN) July 1, 2014 Coming on the heels of the news that Kobe Bryant returned from Europe on Wednesday night to help the Los Angeles Lakers woo Carmelo Anthony comes this amusing […] The post Kobe Bryant seems to have gained...
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