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Los Angeles Lakers: Analyzing the new schedule

The NBA season is right around the corner with players entering training camps at the end of September. With a new coach, new defensive philosophy, and the return of Kobe to a team in transition, the Los Angeles Lakers are one of the teams with the biggest question mark entering the season. The good news is that the team will be back on the floor soon and the early schedule provides...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Taiwanese tire company leaves Rockets for Lakers following Jeremy Lin trade

PHOTO: NBA.com The Jeremy Lin trade is already paying off for the Los Angeles Lakers, and their new point guard hasn’t even played a game for the purple and gold yet. It was announced today that Taiwanese tire company Maxxis are set to sponsor the Lakers this season after seemingly deciding not to renew their deal with the Houston Rockets. “We are excited to welcome Maxxis...
Via Lakerholicz.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Sponsor Ditches Rockets for Lakers Because of Jeremy Lin

While the Los Angeles Lakers are coming off of one of the worst seasons in franchise history, the team is still beyond profitable. Despite losing 55 games last season, the franchise made a whopping $100 million+ in profit. While the team might not be much better this season, they’ll still be raking in the dough. The addition of Jeremy Lin to the team’s roster has proved to be...
Via BlackSportsOnline
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Lakers: Where Will Their Offense Come From?

Los Angeles Lakers: Where Will Their Offense Come From? By Tashan Reed: Staff Writer/Hoopstuff… Kobe Bryant is “100% healthy” and will be ready to go for the Lakers’ October 28th season opener against the Houston Rockets. A healthy Kobe Bryant is still the best shooting guard in the NBA and one of the best players in the league, but surely the Lakers can’t lean on him too...
Via HoopStuff
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Phoenix Suns: Trading Eric Bledsoe To The Lakers

Phoenix Suns: Trading Eric Bledsoe To The Lakers By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff.. Phoenix Gets: Julius Randle, Jeremy Lin and Ryan Kelly Los Angeles Gets: Eric Bledsoe The Phoenix Suns have about 14 starting point guards on the roster and they still have to make a big decision on Eric Bledsoe their best player and yes a point guard. They cannot agree to a 4-5 season...
Via HoopStuff
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Lakers: Trading For Phoenix’s Eric Bledsoe

Los Angeles Lakers: Trading For Phoenix’s Eric Bledsoe By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… Lakers Get Eric Bledsoe Suns Get Julius Randle, Jeremy Lin and Ryan Kelly Well the Lakers traded for the Suns’ franchise point guard and best player at this time 2 offseasons ago and in this trade they would be making the same trade. The difference? They wouldn’t be trading...
Via HoopStuff
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Lakers Expect to Start Steve Nash Over Jeremy Lin

Over the past three years, almost every decision the Los Angeles Lakers have made has been highly questionable. From giving Steve Nash a three-year contract to signing Kobe Bryant to a two-year, $48 million extension, to hiring (and firing) Mike D’Antoni and Mike Brown, the Lakers have struggled making good decisions. While we’ll know better if they made the right hire with Byron...
Via BlackSportsOnline
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeremy Lin Pulls Off an Awesome Wax Figure Prank

LA Lakers guard Jeremy Lin decided to have some fun with fans who arrived at Madame Tussauds in San Francisco to see his wax statue by pretending to be a second wax statue and scaring the bejesus out of people when they least expected. The execution on this prank is master level stuff. Pranksanity. The post Jeremy Lin Pulls Off an Awesome Wax Figure Prank appeared first on Hooped Up.
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeremy Lin 'comes to life' at Madame Tussauds (Video)

Last month, Los Angeles Lakers guard Jeremy Lin attended the unveiling of his wax statue at Madame Tussauds in San Francisco.  While he was there, Lin used the opportunity to pose as a statue himself and scare some of the museum's guests as he "came to life".Looks like Lin is still "taking no prisoners".Video via Madame Tussauds. Related posts:Jeremy Lin...
Via Holdout Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jeremy Lin pretends to be wax statue, scares visitors

As previously noted on this website, Los Angeles Lakers guard Jeremy Lin recently received the honor of getting a wax statue at Madame Tussauds in San Francisco. As many could attest to, the wax figures at Madame Tussauds are pretty life-like and Lin decided to prank some unsuspecting folks at the museum. Check out the below YouTube clip from Madame Tussauds which showed Lin pretending...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Lakers’ Jeremy Lin pretends to be a wax statue. Pranks a bunch of people

OK it must be getting a bit tiresome waiting for the new NBA season because Lakers’ Jeremy Lin is pranking people. Lin was honored by the folks at Madame Tussauds wax museum in San Francisco as a new wax figure was made in his likeness. Of course this gave Lin an opportunity to pretend he was the wax figure and scare a bunch of people including his mom and uncle.
Via Crossover Chronicles
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Lakers’ Jeremy Lin pretends to be a wax statue. Pranks a bunch of people

OK it must be getting a bit tiresome waiting for the new NBA season because Lakers’ Jeremy Lin is pranking people. Lin was honored by the folks at Madame Tussauds wax museum in San Francisco as a new wax figure was made in his likeness. Of course this gave Lin an opportunity to pretend he was the wax figure and scare a bunch of people including his mom and uncle.
Via Bloguin Best
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeremy Lin Pretends To Be Wax Statue, Startles Visitors At Madame Tussauds

Los Angeles Lakers guard Jeremy Lin was honored with a wax statue at Madame Tussauds in San Francisco. To commemorate the event, he pretended to be a wax statue in the exhibit and startled the visitors that came through. The best part was when he tried to scare his mom and she didn’t buy it […] The post Jeremy Lin Pretends To Be Wax Statue, Startles Visitors At Madame Tussauds...
Via Diehardsport
8 days ago  |  Discuss

One Question Facing Every Laker This Upcoming Season

Jeremy Lin Can he play well next to a score first shooting guard? In the past few seasons, Jeremy Lin has found himself in a backcourt that he shared with James Harden.  Harden commanded the ball a lot both to make plays for himself and his opponents.  This year, he will face that same thing with Kobe Bryant.  The Lakers will have to see if Lin can contribute great measures of...
Via TopSportsReport
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Lakers: A Suitor For Rajon Rondo?

There are a lot of questions about the point guard position for the Los Angeles Lakers, especially going into the future. The roster includes point guards Steve Nash, Jeremy Lin, and rookie Jordan Clarkson. While drafting Clarkson as a combo guard, the Lakers must still focus on assembling a competitive roster as Kobe Bryant makes […] Los Angeles Lakers: A Suitor For Rajon Rondo...
Via NBA Draft Blog
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Do Andray Blatche Or Jermaine O’Neal Fit With Los Angeles Lakers?

Jermaine O’Neal is a better fit for the Lakers than Andray Blatche The Los Angeles Lakers had a change of heart many times this offseason. They’ve shipped players in and out at will — most in. It feels like they’re willing to do just about anything to end their losing route, which my colleague explained to be one of their worst in a decade. But they’re also setting themselves...
Via The Sports Journal
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Lakers: An All Star Season For Jeremy Lin?

Los Angeles Lakers: An All Star Season For Jeremy Lin? By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… The Los Angeles Lakers aren’t a playoff team, as they are at best the 10th most talented team in the Western Conference. However, with their cap space they have a chance next offseason to be big spenders to build a contender and in 2 offseason, they have a near clean cap...
Via HoopStuff
18 days ago  |  Discuss

James Harden says Kobe Bryant has “been working,” expects to see “20-year-old Kobe” next season

On October 28, the Los Angeles Lakers will begin the 2014-15 season with a much anticipated matchup with the Houston Rockets. While there are intriguing storylines surrounding the game involving Dwight Howard and Jeremy Lin, Kobe Bryant will obviously be the big draw for a couple of reasons. For one, it will be the first time that Kobe has faced off against Dwight since he left...
Via Lakerholicz.com
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeremy Lin Gets Waxed By Madame Tussauds

This week Bay Area native and Lakers point guard Jeremy Lin got the wax statue treatment at Madame Tussauds is San Francisco. Per the Mercury News. “Jeremy Lin is an amazing inspiration for, not only Bay Area children, but for athletes in general,” said Adrea Gibbs, general manager of Madame Tussauds. “He has a great following. The film, ‘Linsanity,’ propelled him to new...
Via Hooped Up
21 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Kobe Bryant, Jeremy Lin, Carlos Boozer featured in new NBA 2K15 trailer

via 2K Sports If you can’t wait five more weeks in order to see Kobe Bryant, Jeremy Lin and Carlos Boozer on the same court together while wearing the Lakers’ purple and gold, this NBA 2K15 trailer is perfect for you. The two minute clip, which is set to “Suck My Kiss” by the Red Hot Chili Peppers, features TNT’s Ernie Johnson and Shaquille O’Neal who will host the...
Via Lakerholicz.com
22 days ago  |  Discuss

The Assist: Jeremy Lin Gets Wax Statue In San Francisco

Newly minted Lakers point guard Jeremy Lin shares two additional things with Kobe Bryant besides playing for the Lakers. The two share a birthday, August 23rd, and both have been immortalized in wax by Madame Tussauds wax museum. Lin’s figure was unveiled in San Francisco on Thursday at the Fisherman’s Wharf location. It features Lin dunking, something we rarely see him do in...
Via Jocks and Stiletto Jill
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeremy Lin nails his mother in the face with cake; doesn’t end well

Los Angeles Lakers point guard Jeremy Lin pulled quite the prank on his mother for her birthday. While his mom was walking into the kitchen Lin snuck up behind her and smashed a cake in her face. Lin’s mother didn’t take it that well as she started slapping Lin to the point where you can hear Jeremy say “Alright, alright” by the end of the short clip. Check it out: The post...
Via Pass The Pill
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Lakers: 3 Players To Sign Next Offseason

Los Angeles Lakers: 3 Players To Sign Next Offseason By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… The Los Angeles Lakers will have about 25 million in cap space if they decline Jordan Hill’s 9 million dollar player option next offseason, enough money to sign 2 elite players or just 1 elite player and 2 excellent secondary players. They missed on the big free agents this...
Via HoopStuff
27 days ago  |  1 Comment

Jeremy Lin gets wax figure at Madame Tussauds in San Francisco

There are few things more permanent in life than sculptures and recently, Los Angeles Lakers guard Jeremy Lin got the ultimate wax sculpture at Madame Tussauds in San Francisco. Recently, the SF-branch of the famed wax museum decided to honor Jeremy (who grew up in nearby Palo Alto) with his figure in the purple-and-gold of the Los Angeles Lakers. Check out the below photo of Lin...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
27 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeremy Lin gets tossed into the ocean for Ice Bucket Challenge

As the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge continues to spread across the world, Los Angeles Lakers guard Jeremy Lin decided to take his Ice Bucket Challenge to another level. Instead of just getting a bucket full of ice water, Jeremy and his brothers decided to go to the beach for his challenge. Check out the below video which shows Jeremy getting ice thrown at him and then getting tossed...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
27 days ago  |  Discuss
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