The LA Lakers made a big move to top off the 4th of July holiday by acquiring future Hall of Fame point guard Steve Nash in a sign-and-trade deal with the Phoenix Suns. One of the biggest problems the Lakers have suffered from over the past few seasons has been their weakness at the point […]
As seen on Bleacherreport.com I’m sure by now, we all know the NBA All-Star Game isn’t exactly a showcase of the league’s best talent. Over the years, plenty of players have found themselves suiting up to represent their respective conferences without putting in the work on the court to earn their spot on the team. […]
Is Mike Brown the right man for the job? Amid all of the early season disappointment and confusion amongst the players, fans are left pondering this very question. Mike Brown was hired to replace Hall of Fame head coach Phil Jackson who accrued five of his eleven NBA championships while in Los Angeles. It was […]
As seen on BleacherReport.com At 10-7 going into their game on Sunday against the Indiana Pacers in Staples Center, the Lakerscurrently sit sixth in the Western Conference. While it’s not quite time to panic just yet, it seems this lockout-shortened season is having a negative effect on their performance moving forward. This past week featured double-digit losses to […]
In recognition of the six-year anniversary of Kobe Bryant’s remarkable 81 point game, let’s take a look at a recap of that night and the moments leading up to that point.
Ever since the retirement of basketball heavyweights like David Robinson, Dikembe Mutombo, Shaquille O’Neal and Yao Ming, many have pondered the question as to whether or not the big man in the NBA is extinct. Experts have suggested that Dwight Howard is arguably the sole heir to the throne of dominant big men. However, in […]
With two more championships in 2009 and 2010, Kobe has tied Magic Johnson with five and sits one away from tying Michael Jordan. He now sits sixth on the All-Time scoring list behind former teammate Shaquille O’Neal. By the end of the 2011-2012 season, he could become the youngest player in NBA history to reach 30,000 […]