Lakers Rumors: Kobe Wants Lamar Odom and Derek Fisher Back in L.A.

Wednesday, March 28th, 2012

The Los Angeles Lakers traded away franchise mainstays Derek Fisher and Lamar Odom in the span of less than four months this season. While feelings were certainly hurt by those moves, there is a chance both guys could be back with the team next season. A source has told NBA.com that ...

NBA Trade Rumors: Lamar Odom to the Los Angeles Clippers?

Wednesday, March 7th, 2012

Since being traded to the Dallas Mavericks by the Los Angeles Lakers before the season started, things have been rocky for forward Lamar Odom. He has been awful with his new squad, was even nominally demoted to the D-League at one point. Now there are whispers that the Mavericks could ...

The NBA Has Officially Jumped The Shark

Friday, December 9th, 2011

UPDATE: Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert emailed David Stern and told him the league needed to block the trade. So much for the NBA claiming that the trade was rejected for "basketball reasons." For those who haven't heard, the NBA's owners reportedly pressured commissioner David Stern to block the trade of ...

Lamar Odom Being Shopped By The Los Angeles Lakers

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011

Much has been made concerning several trades the Los Angeles Lakers have explored recently. More specifics of those discussions have been made public over the past few hours. The biggest splash concerned a potential trade with the Minnesota Timberwolves that would have brought Kevin Love and the No. 2 pick in ...

Andrew Bynum Leads Los Angeles Lakers To Win In Game 2

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

After the Los Angeles Lakers dropped Game 1 of their first round series to the New Orleans Hornets, all the talk centered around Chris Paul, Pau Gasol and the Lakers deficiencies on defense. After Wednesday night's game, everyone should be talking about Andrew Bynum. The Lakers center had a man-sized performance ...

Lamar Odom Wins NBA’s Sixth Man Of The Year Award

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011

Though most experts thought the voting was a mere formality, reports have surfaced that claim Los Angeles Lakers forward Lamar Odom has won the NBA's Sixth Man of the Year Award. A formal announcement and presentation are scheduled for 3 p.m. PT this afternoon. Odom started 35 games and came off ...

Lamar Odom’s MRI Negative, Theo Ratliff Out

Tuesday, November 16th, 2010

Lamar Odom's sore right foot is apparently just a bone bruise and he will play Tuesday night against the Milwaukee Bucks. Odom and center Theo Ratliff both underwent MRIs on Monday for the Los Angeles Lakers. Ratliff's knee was suffering from tendinitis and his MRI was apparently inconclusive, so he will ...

Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook Carry Team USA Into World Semis

Thursday, September 9th, 2010

Russia gave it a go but it's onto the next round for Team USA at the 2010 FIBA World Championship after an 89-79 win. Kevin Durant did the heavy lifting with 33 points -- there's not a team in the tournament that has an answer to Durant's combination of length, athleticism ...