Dwight Howard becomes youngest to 9,000 rebounds

Thursday, April 18th, 2013

The big news Wednesday night was that the Los Angeles Lakers earned the No. 7 seed in the Western Conference playoffs with a 99-95 overtime win against the Houston Rockets. But a story that largely went under the radar was that Lakers center Dwight Howard became the youngest player in ...

Los Angeles Lakers: Pau Gasol comes off bench, could be traded

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2013

Before the Los Angeles Lakers took on the Chicago Bulls on Monday night, it was announced that head coach Mike D'Antoni would relegate Pau Gasol to the bench. The Spaniard was not happy about the decision and at this point it looks like he won't be around in LA much ...

Los Angeles Lakers: Jim Buss claims team is “very solid”

Friday, January 11th, 2013

The Los Angeles Lakers sit squarely out of postseason contention with a record of 15-20 on January 12 of the 2012-13 season. Despite that, executive vice president Jim Buss thinks the team is "very solid" and there is no need to "blow it up." Now, I don't claim to be any ...

Video: Kobe Bryant to Pau Gasol to Dwight Howard alley-oop

Wednesday, November 21st, 2012

When the Los Angeles Lakers the Dwight Howard this summer, more than a few Lakers fans were dreaming of the ridiculous on-court combinations the team could put together. Well in head coach Mike D'Antoni's first game on the bench Tuesday night, a sequence of passes occurred that could have made ...

NBA Trade Rumors: Lakers, Rockets Won’t Do Pau Gasol Deal

Monday, March 12th, 2012

The Houston Rockets thought they had gotten Pau Gasol back in early December before the NBA vetoed the blockbuster Chris Paul trade. Since that time the Rockets have kept in touch with the Los Angeles Lakers regarding the four-time All-Star and would still like to get him. The problem for Houston ...

NBA Trade Rumors: Lakers Hold Meeting as Rumors Fly

Sunday, March 11th, 2012

The Los Angeles Lakers have been in the news lately for their failures on the court and the incessant trade rumors swirling around the team. On Thursday in Minnesota head coach Mike Brown canceled practice and instead scheduled a film review at the team hotel, then followed that by inviting ...

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 ...