Lakers Have No Timetable On D'Antoni Decision

Mitch Kupchak was non-committal on the future of Mike D'Antoni with the Los Angeles Lakers. "I'm not going to discuss Mike other than to say there is no timetable for any type of decision. So there's really nothing to share," Kupchak told The Times. D'Antoni doesn't appear to have many supporters for his case to be retained. The Lakers owe D'Antoni...
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Infographic Details Mitch Kupchak’s Tenure as LA Lakers General Manager

Los Angeles Lakers fans may be growing impatient and losing faith in their organization after two nightmare seasons, so the organization gave them a friendly reminder of just what Mitch Kupchak’s contract extension means for the team. The Lakers shared an infographic of Kupchak’s tenure on their website, which includes 12 NBA playoff appearances, eight 50-win seasons, four NBA...
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Kupchak says Kobe Bryant will not be consulted about Mike D'Antoni

In a wide-ranging interview with Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak, who the Lakers reportedly signed to an extension earlier this week, USA Today asked about the role Kobe Bryant will have in the decision making process about whether to retain Mike D'Antoni as coach or not. Q: Will he factor in on the decision about Mike? A: We will not consult with him. No, we won't consult with...
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Lakers News: Team signs Mitch Kupchak to multi-year contract extension

Finally, some good news! The Los Angeles Lakers announced on Tuesday night that they had signed general manager Mitch Kupchak to a multi-year contract extension. The deal was first reported by ESPN Los Angeles’ Ramona Shelburne, who says that Kupchak was due to be a free agent in the summer of 2015. During uncertain times, this is a smart move by the Lakers. Kupchak has been a...
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Lakers Give GM Mitch Kupchak Multi-Year Extension

The Lakers are horrible this season, but Kupchak has oversaw 4 different NBA championships during his time in LA so I think he deserves it. Lakers have given GM Mitch Kupchak's a multi-year extension, sources tell ESPN — Ramona Shelburne (@ramonashelburne) April 9, 2014
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Los Angeles Lakers Sign GM Mitch Kupchak To Multiyear Contract Extension

The Los Angeles Lakers signed general manager Mike Kupchack to a multiyear contract extension on Tuesday. The specific terms of the deal haven’t been made public. ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne first reported the signing, which the team later confirmed. The Lakers confirmed an @ESPN report from @ramonashelburne that they've signed GM Mitch Kupchak to a multi-year extension.—...
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Lakers extend Mitch Kupchak deal

The Los Angeles Lakers have agreed to a multiyear extension with general manager Mitch Kupchak. The Lakers, in response to an report earlier Tuesday night, confirmed the new deal for Kupchak to reporters late in the fourth quarter of a 145-130 loss to the Houston Rockets. Kupchak has presided over four NBA championships since succeeding Jerry West as the Lakers' general...
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Lakers give GM Mitch Kupchak multiyear extension

Despite being in the midst of the worst season in franchise history, the Los Angeles Lakers announced they have agreed to a multiyear extension with general manager Mitch Kupchak. While the team has struggled mightily this season, that certainly can’t be blamed on Kupchak, and over the years he has proven to be one of the NBA’s best general managers. Since succeeding Jerry West...
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Lakers, Mitch Kupchak Agree To Multi-Year Deal

According to ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne, the Los Angeles Lakers and Mitch Kupchak have agreed to a multi-year extension. The Lakers general manager has brought home four rings for Los Angeles since 2000. The Lakers are currently having their worst season in franchise history. However, this move gives Laker fans something to be excited about. Mitch Kupchak […]The post Lakers, Mitch...
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Despite disappointing season nearing end, Mitch Kupchak still insists team won’t tank

There’s sixteen games left in the Lakers’ season. Following one of the worst campaigns in franchise history, the purple and gold have compiled a record of 22-44, yet that still isn’t good enough to give the team the worst record in the league. However, don’t expect the Lakers to simply “tank” the team’s remaining games in an attempt to land a higher draft pick in June...
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