WATCH: Nick Young ejected after shoving Anthony Tolliver

With the Lakers down to the Pistons 97-68 on Sunday, tempers flared after a foul by Anthony Tolliver on Nick Young. After a steal by Robert Sacre, Nick Young got the ball and raced the other way for a one-handed dunk. However, Anthony Tolliver had other ideas. Tolliver tracked down Young and fouled Young while he was in the air. Young took exception to the foul and shoved Tolliver...
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Lakers Pick Up Team Option On Robert Sacre

The Los Angeles Lakers have exercised center Robert Sacre’s veteran-minimum team option for the 2015-16, guaranteeing his deal, league sources told RealGM. The Lakers held the option on Sacre’s deal worth just below $1 million, deciding to retain a seven-footer who has a proven NBA value on the defensive end and positive professional on the court. Several NBA teams had prepared...
Via RealGM
July 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Lakers expected to bring back Robert Sacre

There are no guarantees moving forward with the Los Angeles Lakers; if you can't help this team get back to its winning ways -- and soon -- then you're probably not long for wearing the purple and gold.Robert Sacre, apparently, is a part of the future in Los Angeles, at least in the short-term, as the Lakers are reportedly expected to pick up his team option for next season, according...
Via FOX Sports
June 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Lakers Planning To Exercise Option On Robert Sacre

The Los Angeles Lakers have plans to exercise center Robert Sacre’s veteran-minimum team option, league sources told RealGM. Sacre — solidifying himself as a viable reserve big man and defensive presence in three NBA seasons — has lost 15 pounds since the end of the Lakers’ season. He is under a guaranteed option at $981,348 for next season, and there’s a chance the Lakers...
Via RealGM
June 10, 2015  |  Discuss

D'Antoni: Robert Sacre Is Lakers' Hardest Worker, Best Defender

Robert Sacre scored seven points and grabbed a career-high 11 rebounds in the Los Angeles Lakers' loss to the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday. Mike D'Antoni singled out Sacre after the game and praised the second-year center's work ethic. "I thought Robert Sacre had his best game," D'Antoni said. "He works harder than anyone on the team, without a doubt, it's not even close. In...
Via RealGM
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Joe Borgia talks about unusual foul-out play

Back in February, an unusual play happened. Robert Sacre fouled out of a game between the Lakers and the Cavaliers. That was not the unusual part. The unusual part was the Lakers had no one else available to play. Injuries had racked the roster. An injured Steve Nash was on the active roster but not in uniform. And two other players had fouled out already. So Sacre stayed...
Via Crossover Chronicles
March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Robert Sacre fouls out, has to stay in the game anyways due to lack of Laker bench players

  Despite only having eight players to dress on Wednesday night, the Lakers still beat the Cavs 119-108. However, there was one problem with that agenda. Since Jordan Farmar and Nick Young were injured during the game and Chris Kaman had fouled out, the Lakers didn’t have any available players on the bench when Robert Sacre fouled out with 3:31 left in the 4th quarter. However...
Via Diehardsport
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers Beat Cavaliers With Four Active Players, Robert Sacre Plays With Six Fouls

Los Angeles Lakers forward Robert Sacre picked up his sixth foul in the fourth quarter of Wednesday’s game against the Cleveland Cavaliers, and in almost all situations, that would disqualify him from continuing to play. But the Lakers didn’t have any players left on the bench because of injuries suffered earlier in the the game (L.A. began the night with only eight active players...
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Depleted Lakers beat Cavaliers 119-108

CLEVELAND -- The depleted Los Angeles Lakers had to keep Robert Sacre on the court after he fouled out in the fourth quarter of a 119-108 victory at the Cleveland Cavaliers on Wednesday night. Rookie Ryan Kelly scored a career-high 26 points and Steve Blake had 15 assists for Los Angeles, which snapped a seven-game losing streak. The Lakers went 18 for 37 from 3-point range. But...
Via Fox Sports West
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

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