VIDEO: Kobe Bryant and the Lakers wear “I Can’t Breathe” shirts

On Tuesday night, the Los Angeles Lakers became the latest sports team to don “I Can’t Breathe” shirts in support of the Eric Garner both before and during their game against the Sacramento Kings. According to ESPN’s Beto Duran, Kobe Bryant brought the shirts to the game for his teammates to wear. Every active player aside from Robert Sacre wore the shirts. Sacre later said...
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe, Lakers wear 'I Can't Breathe' shirts in warmup

LOS ANGELES — Kobe Bryant and nearly all of his Los Angeles Lakers teammates wore black T-shirts reading ''I Can't Breathe'' during their game against the Sacramento Kings on Tuesday night. The Lakers each had the T-shirts on their chairs in their dressing room before the game. Every player except backup center Robert Sacre wore the shirts in pregame warmups, and most players kept...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe, Lakers in "I Can't Breathe" shirts in warmup

LOS ANGELES (AP) Kobe Bryant and nearly all of his Los Angeles Lakers teammates wore black T-shirts reading ''I Can't Breathe'' during their game against the Sacramento Kings on Tuesday night. The Lakers each had the T-shirts on their chairs in their dressing room before the game. Every player except backup center Robert Sacre wore the shirts in pregame warmups, and most players...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant to Teammates: “Get the F—k Out of My Way”

Nick Young not passing the ball, Carlos Boozer yelling too much, Byron Scott’s coaching, and Robert Sacre fist pumping too much. These are just a few of the potential causes of Kobe Bryant’s inevitable blow up this season. We were given a slight glimpse to that moment Sunday night as the Lakers faced off against the Nuggets. With 15 seconds left in a tied game and the Lakers...
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26 days ago  |  Discuss

Robert Sacre throws terrible inbounds pass to Mavericks’ Jae Crowder

After Dirk Nowitzki made free throws for the Dallas Mavericks, Robert Sacre inbounded the ball for the Los Angeles Lakers. Except I’m pretty sure the Lakers wear purple, not white: That was a really bad inbounds pass. Oh, yeah. Crowder would miss the foul shot but the Mavs tapped the ball to J.J. Barea, who made the buzzer-beating three. Hell of a disastrous end to the first...
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29 days ago  |  Discuss

Jamal Crawford on rib injury: 'It was pretty tough to breathe'

Jamal Crawford is out for the Clippers' game against Sacramento with a rib injury that will require tests. Crawford said he suffered the injury when defending Lakers' Robert Sacre during Friday's game at Staples Center. The play happened 22 seconds into the fourth quarter of the Clippers' victory. He got hit on the left side in the ribs.  "I was playing defense actually. (Robert...
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November 02, 2014  |  Discuss

DeMarcus Cousins posterizes Robert Sacre with monster slam dunk

As the final day of the preseason winds up, the Sacramento Kings faced off with the Los Angeles Lakers and we had a rather notable dunk from DeMarcus Cousins. In the third quarter of play, Cousins was able to drive the lane and throw down a monster slam dunk in the face of Lakers center Robert Sacre: DeMarcus Poster! *** Cousins dunks on Robert Sacre [Basketball Orbit] Cousins...
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October 25, 2014  |  Discuss

OFFICIAL: Lakers NBA 2K15 ratings

NBA 2K15 was released today, which means that fans of the Association and the video game will be spending lots of time in front of their television sets today. Ahead of the release of their new game, 2K Sports revealed the ratings of all the players featured in the game on their Facebook page. Here’s all the ratings for the Los Angeles Lakers players featured on that list: Kobe...
October 07, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEOS: Tuesday’s scrimmage action from the Lakers’ practice facility

Another day, another scrimmage video (or three). Today’s scrimmage featured a new – yet familiar – face as Jordan Hill returned to Los Angeles after working out in Atlanta over the summer. Wayne Ellington, who the Lakers signed on Monday, was also in attendance. Once again, the videos provided by the Lakers’ digital team showed some exciting clips featuring the team’s...
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEOS: More scrimmage footage from the Lakers’ practice facility

Good news: Courtesy of the Lakers’ Instagram accounts, we’ve got hold of some new footage of a recent scrimmage at the team’s practice facility in El Segundo. Once again in these videos, it’s the Lakers’ rookies, Julius Randle and Jordan Clarkson, that stand out the most. Randle can be seen converting on another mid-range jumper – just like he did in the first video...
September 19, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEOS: Lakers players take part in pre-training camp scrimmage

As we reported earlier, seven Lakers players were present at the team’s practice facility in El Segundo on Tuesday as they took part in a pre-training camp scrimmage. Thanks to the Lakers’ official Twitter/Vine account, we can get a sneak peek at what went down on the court today. In the first video, we see Jordan Clarkson throw down a nice windmill dunk. The second-round pick...
September 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Nick Young, Robert Sacre, Jordan Clarkson, others put in work at the Lakers’ practice facility

This is what I like to hear. Although there’s still around two weeks to go until the start of training camp, Lakers players have been present at the practice facility for a while now. Yesterday, the Lakers’ official Twitter account posted a couple of photos of Robert Sacre and Jordan Clarkson putting in work in the weight room: Monday morning #LakersWork with @JClark5on pic...
September 16, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Robert Sacre explores Los Angeles with skateboarder Danny Montoya

Robert Sacre may have now been in Los Angeles for two years, though the 25-year-old still has much to learn about the City of Angels. That’s why VICE hooked up the Lakers big man with skateboarder Danny Montoya who took Sacre to downtown Los Angeles. The pair then wound up at Grand Central Market and checked out some of the delicious-looking street food that was on offer. After...
September 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Spurs Cory Joseph Leads Canada Past Turkey 72-66

The San Antonio Spurs backup point guard Cory Joseph has been doing it all for Canada on Team Canada's European tour this summer and he did it again on Sunday leading Canada past Turkey 72-66 with a game-high 19 points. The Lakers center Robert Sacre had a double-double 13 points and 11 rebounds to go with 2 steals and 2 blocks as he held the Pelicans Omer Asik to just 12 points...
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August 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Team Canada Vs Croatia Updates

Team Canada is playing the Croatian National team in Croatia on Monday afternoon (EST), however, there will be no live TV stream or live boxscore updates available.
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August 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers News: Robert Sacre named to Canadian national team roster, will play 11 games in Europe this summer

While Robert Sacre may not have competed in the Las Vegas Summer League this year, it looks like he’ll be gaining some more experience and getting in some playing time with the Canadian national team over the next couple of weeks. According to the official Canada basketball website, Sacre is one of five NBA players (Kelly Olynyk, Andrew Nicholson, Cory Joseph, Dwight Powell) to...
July 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers are interested in trading for Rajon Rondo

This would be a huge move for the Lakers because Steve Nash is getting older and he has not helped the Lakers do anything in the past couple of years.  Kobe Bryant needs a solid young point guard and Rondo is the perfect guy for the Lakers. In this deal the players that the Lakers could be giving up are Kendall Marshall and Robert Sacre.  Rondo clearly needs players around him...
Via TopSportsReport
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Projecting the Los Angeles Lakers Starting Five for the 2014-2015 Season

The Los Angeles Lakers have a very thin roster currently, with only Kendall Marshall (team option), Steve Nash, Kobe Bryant, Robert Sacre, and recent first round pick, Julius Randle under contract right now. The Lakers should have an interesting off-season, and Laker fans hope to see a much improved roster this year, but the question remains, Can Mitch Kupchak pull off some moves...
Via TopSportsReport
June 28, 2014  |  Discuss

L.A. Lakers draft preview: how the rebuild begins

The L.A. Lakers have a whopping three players under contract for next season: Kobe Bryant, Steve Nash and Robert Sacre. That’s it. So this is a proverbial transition year or “rebuilding year.” Obviously, things aren’t going to turn around any time soon, so don’t be too shocked if they end up in the lottery again in 2015. I know it sounds weird to say that: L.A. Lakers in...
Via The Sports Bank
June 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers Taking Time On Coach Search With Free Agency Looming

The Los Angeles Lakers have decided to deliberately take their time in finding a new head coach due to the upcoming free agency period, according to a source. The Lakers feel like they're not completely out of contention for LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony. The Lakers only have three players with guaranteed contracts on their roster in Kobe Bryant, Steve Nash and Robert Sacre. James...
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June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers Rumors: Exploring LA's free agent options

The Los Angeles Lakers just finished their worst season since moving to California in 1960, finishing 27-55 and near the cellar of the Western Conference.All is not lost, however, as the Lakers are notorious for being able to rebound from subpar seasons incredibly quickly. They've already parted ways with maligned coach Mike D'Antoni, and they'll have plenty of money to spend this...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
June 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Robert Sacre to play for Canadian national team this summer

It appears that Robert Sacre will be playing some high level basketball this summer. While Canada missed out on the basketball World Cup, they’ll still be playing a lot of basketball in the coming months. According to CTV News, the team “will play five of the world’s top-15 ranked teams in a European tour” and will also take part in 11 exhibition games between July 24 and...
June 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Steve Nash wears bizarre outfit to Nick Young’s birthday celebration

As we all know, NBA players like to show off their fashionable size from time to time and earlier today, Lakers guard Steve Nash decided to don an interesting outfit. Apparently, Nash along with teammates Robert Sacre and Jordan Farmar were hanging out in honor of Nick Young’s 29th birthday. Check out Nash’s interesting summer suit get-up thanks to a photo from Nick Young’s...
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May 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Lakers: 5 Free Agents To Resign

Los Angeles Lakers: 5 Free Agents To Resign By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… These are the only players on the Los Angeles Lakers that have guaranteed contracts next season, Kobe Bryant, Steve Nash and Robert Sacre. Yikes. The Lakers have 13 free agents or players that can be free agents, Pau Gasol, Jordan Hill, Nick Young, Kendall Marshall, Chris Kaman, Xavier...
Via HoopStuff
May 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Looking at what the Lakers need to do this summer

It’s May 1st and it’s a new day in Los Angeles. Mike D’Antoni has resigned as Head Coach of the Lakers and now it’s time for the purple and gold to begin the rebuilding process that every NBA team must undergo at some point in time. The Lakers have been through a lot, and things have certainly taken a turn for the worst over the last couple of years. However, this doesn...
May 01, 2014  |  Discuss
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