Archive for the ‘Los Angeles Lakers’ Category

‘Round the Association: The Jazz Are What We Thought They Were

Monday, May 12th, 2008

Utah 123, Los Angeles 115 (OT): We had quite a game in the Beehive State on Sunday afternoon, did we not? Deron Williams had 29 points and 14 assists to lead the Jazz past the Lakers and square the series at 2-2.Kobe struggled with back spasms most of the game ...

‘Round the Association: Maybe Orlando Stands a Chance

Thursday, May 8th, 2008

Orlando 111, Detroit 86: The Magic held serve in a big way on their home court Wednesday night behind 33 points from Rashard Lewis and a 20-point, 12-rebound effort from Dwight Howard.The bigger story is the health of Chauncey Billups. He strained his hamstring very early in the game and ...

Grizzlies Trade Gasol for Kwame Brown

Friday, February 1st, 2008

Let's see, we're a franchise that can barely draw any fans. I think that the best thing we could do to improve our standing is trading our one guy people come to see for... wait for it... Kwame Brown! Oh, and also a couple of first round picks from the ...

Buster Olney Is Insane

Wednesday, November 7th, 2007

I have stated time and again that I love the offseason in baseball. I love all the crazy rumors, I love laughing at the bonehead deals GMs offer in an attempt to save their hides and I love the wild fan speculation as to what their team is actually going ...

Wait, The Lakers Are 2-1?

Tuesday, November 6th, 2007

I've actually watched several games at the start of this NBA season. This is surprising because typically I'd rather shave my head with a riding mower than tune in to the NBA's regular season. But with all the drama surrounding my Los Angeles Lakers and Kobe, I figured I'd give ...

Who Will Save The Lakers?

Tuesday, July 31st, 2007

The blowback from the unofficial, yet obviously done, Kevin Garnett deal is going to reach all the way across the country to Los Angeles. The Lakers, the jilted lover in this situation, have yet to do anything to make Kobe Bryant happy. Remember all of Kobe's bluster and idiocy about ...

Kobe Is Sorry

Friday, July 6th, 2007

Kobe Bryant just couldn't go another minute without getting headlines. So, yesterday at his basketball camp (at Loyola Marymount) he told the audience at a press conference that he had met with Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak in person and apologized for his remarks and public request for a trade."As ...