Archive for the ‘Los Angeles Lakers’ Category

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Is Embarrassing Himself

Thursday, May 19th, 2011

Over the past few days Los Angeles Lakers great Kareem Abdul-Jabbar has been making the rounds accusing the Lakers of treating him poorly over the years. He also made headlines by complaining that he didn't have a statue outside Staples Center like Jerry West, Magic Johnson and Chick Hearn. Geez, ...

My One Question For Phil Jackson

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010

A few weeks back, Phil Jackson ruffled a few feathers when the Heat got off to a slow start by suggesting that Miami coach Erik Spoelstra might find himself in a "Van Gundy-type situation" and get replaced on the bench by Pat Riley if the team continued to struggle. Well here ...

Ron Artest’s Time Has Come

Tuesday, June 1st, 2010

While we can all enjoy a good laugh over Ron Artest's awful shot selection, his goofy antics and impeccable interview etiquette but now is the time things will get very serious for Ron Ron. The Los Angeles Lakers pursued Artest for the better part of three seasons. They explored trades ...

Ron Artest Says What We’re All Thinking

Tuesday, September 22nd, 2009

The Los Angeles Lakers won a world championship in 2009 and promptly re-signed virtually their entire roster ... with one exception of course. The Lake-show called Trevor Ariza's bluff and let him walk to the Houston Rockets and in turn signed the talented yet enigmatic Ron Artest away from Houston. Luckily ...

Lakers, Odom Talking Again. Close To A Deal?

Thursday, July 23rd, 2009

A week after pulling their offer to him, the Los Angeles Lakers are once again talking to Lamar Odom about returning to the NBA Champions according to the Los Angeles Times. Last week the Lakers actually had two deals on the table for the 6'10" forward. The first was a three-year, ...

Lakers Pull Odom’s Offer…For Now

Wednesday, July 15th, 2009

Late Tuesday night/early Wednesday morning, the Los Angeles Lakers reportedly pulled their three-year, $27 million offer to Lamar Odom, off the table. Lakers owner Jerry Buss is reportedly upset that neither Odom nor his agent Jeff Schwartz have responded to the NBA Champions' latest offer. Schwartz has not contacted the ...

Phil Jackson Is Less Than Pleased With Lamar Odom (Already)

Thursday, October 9th, 2008

Well, well, well, this didn't take very long. One of the most enigmatic players in the Association is already drawing the ire of his head coach. Let's remember, it's the preseason. A little early to be chapping the boss's ass we'd say. Nevertheless, Lamar Odom started and ran the point for ...