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Lakers’ Nick Young Ejected For Fighting Every Suns Player In Sight (Video)

Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young proved Wednesday night that he’ll fight when provoked, no matter how badly he’s outnumbered. During the second quarter of Wednesday’s Lakers-Suns game, Young drove to the hoop and was fouled hard by Phoenix rookie Alex Len as he was going in for the layup. Young did not take kindly to the contact, so he sprang up from the hardwood and shoved...
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Lakers stumble in last tilt before Grammy trip

LOS ANGELES -- Even when things go right for the Lakers, somehow they find a way to go wrong. The second quarter in Tuesday night's 120-118 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers couldn't have gone any better for the Lakers. It was their best quarter of the season. Los Angeles scored a season-high 40 points on 13-of-17 field goals and 12 assists to take a 63-57 lead into the locker...
Via Fox Sports West
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Kobe 8 System Pit Viper SS iD Nick Young PE

If you're wondering what Los Angeles Lakers G/F Nick Young has been wearing on his feet, it's non other than a customized version of his teammate's shoe, the Kobe 8. Young's shoe is the Kobe 8 System Pit Viper SS iD and you can customize your own pair just like it or in a different color at NikeiD. {gallery}kobe8systemnickyoungpe{/gallery} Follow us on...
Via Mo Better Shoes
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VIDEO: Kendall Marshall finds Wesley Johnson for the slam in early transition

The Lakers are looking to push the ball whenever Kendall Marshall’s on the floor. After a made basket by the Cleveland Cavaliers during tonight’s matchup at Staples Center, Marshall pushed and found Wesley Johnson for the quick slam. It’d be nice to see Wesley get out and run like this more often. .bottom-of-post-responsive { width: 300px; height: 250px; } @media(min...
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Nick Young and His Girl Post Pictures in Bed

We lounging T… Nick Young and Australian singer Iggy Azalea well  took their new relationship public a few months back. Now it appears they’re taking their private moments public as well. The Lakers basketball player is seen here with his girl lounging in bed. This is the first time they’ve posted pics together. Congrats on taking the next step.-TO Nick Young and New Girl...
Via Terez Owens
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Cavs, Lakers looking to bounce back from lopsided losses

The Los Angeles Lakers and Cleveland Cavaliers suffered two of the most embarrassing losses of the NBA season over the weekend. They'll try shake the memories of those lopsided defeats at each other's expense in Los Angeles on Tuesday night. Both teams have struggled in 2013-14, but the Lakers (14-23) have been particularly bad lately. They've dropped 10 of 11 and four...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
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Mitch Kupchak: Lakers May Wait Until 2015 For Big FA Signing

Does Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak possibly adore Kevin Love more than he Does Carmelo Anthony? In an interview with Lakers.com, Kupchak says that the Lakers are open to the possibility not signing anyone to a huge deal this summer and instead holding that cap space for 2015. Several years ago, we made a conscious decision to line contracts up for this coming year of free agency. If you...
Via BlackSportsOnline
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Nick Young likens Lakers’ woes to girlfriend who can’t cook

Nick Young has been one of the few bright spots during this dark Lakers season, both on and off the basketball court. On the court he’s averaging a team-high 16.3 points per game while shooting 34 percent from three-point range, and when he’s off the floor he’s even more entertaining with his flamboyant clothing and uncensored social media activities. The Lakers are currently...
Via Lakerholicz.com
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Mitch Kupchak Says The Lakers Have Never Tanked and Never Will

The Los Angeles Lakers have completely bottomed out over the past couple of weeks. They’re (1-9) in their last 10 games and are (14-23) overall. There’s been speculation the Lakers are tanking in order to land a top pick in this loaded draft, which features Andrew Wiggins, Jabari Parker and etc. Lakers general manager is completely against tanking: There is no way to believe...
Via BlackSportsOnline
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Mitch Kupchak: Lakers have never discussed or talked about tanking

Los Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak says the franchise has never discussed “tanking,” or losing on purpose to try and increase the number of lottery balls for draft prospects. “I’ve been here over 30 years, and it’s never something that’s been discussed or talked about,” he said to Lakers.com’s Mike Trudell. “When we go into every season – like most...
Via Sports-Glory
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Nike picks up the tab for $800 grooming bill for Kobe Bryant

How much does it cost to whip a premier athlete into cosmetic shape for a major photo shoot?Well, apparently over $800 for Kobe Bryant when it comes to Nike.Seen here is an invoice obtained by TMZ Sports that clearly shows Nike picked up the tab on a rather pricey grooming session for the NBA star.A representative from Nike told TMZ that "Kobe doesn't typically wear makeup...
Via Bush League Chronicle
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The Curious Case of Pau Gasol

Image: ara.cat I consider myself a veteran, knowledgeable NBA fan. However, in the recent history of basketball I cannot recite a single situation that compares to what Mr. Gasol has been dealing with since the 2011 off-season. As you all know, Pau Gasol was once traded away from the Lakers in that notorious nixed Chris Paul deal which would’ve brought the superstar guard to the...
Via Lakerholicz.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

The Los Angeles Lakers dreadful season continues

This looks to be a lost season for the Los Angeles Lakers. The idea that the Los Angeles Clippers are the main attraction now at Staples Center now (last year as well), has to be a punch to the gut for the Lakers franchise and their fan base. There is no buzz, no excitement, no reason to believe a quick turnaround is in the works for the Lakers. As much as it might be an unfortunate...
Via isportsweb.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

NBA executive reportedly says that Kevin Love wants to join Lakers

According to Ken Berger of CBS Sports, an NBA executive has said that it is known around the league that Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love wants to join the Lakers when he becomes a free agent: “They should trade him,” one Eastern Conference executive said. “No one thinks he’s staying. Everyone knows he wants to go to the Lakers.” The feeling could be mutual as...
Via Laker Nation
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak gives Mike D'Antoni a vote of confidence

The Lakers, currently 14-22, started the season with low expectations.  That was even before they were hit with the injury bug for the second straight season which has resulted in inconsistent play and embarrassing losses to some of the NBA’s worst.   Despite the team being tied for the second most losses in the Western Conference, speaking to the Los Angeles Times, Lakers General...
Via Laker Nation
6 days ago  |  Discuss
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