Los Angeles Lakers to Amnesty Metta World Peace?

Tuesday, February 7th, 2012

The Los Angeles Lakers decided not to use their amnesty clause before the start of this season, but that doesn't mean they aren't planning to exercise it at some point. While the Lakers enjoy having Ron Artest Metta World Peace on their roster, and he's very popular with his teammates, general ...

Ron Artest Suspended One Game For Flagrant Foul

Thursday, May 5th, 2011

Los Angeles Lakers forward Ron Artest was suspended one game without pay today for a foul committed against Dallas Mavericks guard J.J. Barea late in Game 2 last night. With 24.4 second left in the Mavericks 93-81 win last night, Artest essentially clotheslined Barea as the pint-sized guard handled the ...

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 ...

O.J. Mayo Is Probably Not Headed To The Lakers

Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011

Rumors have been swirling that the Los Angeles Lakers are looking to make a big move to shake things up. Obviously the first name to come up in such talk is Ron Artest because he's had a disappointing year thus far. Frankly, I think Artest will play himself back into ...

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 ...

Bryant Dominates Suns With Vision In Game Two

Wednesday, May 19th, 2010

After owning game one of the Western Conference Finals with a 40-point effort, Kobe Bryant took over in a different way Wednesday night during the Lakers' 124-112 win over the Phoenix Suns. With the Suns sagging off of Ron Artest to help on Bryant, the Lakers' superstar found wide open passing ...

Lakers Unlikely To Deal Before Deadline

Thursday, February 4th, 2010

The Los Angeles Lakers currently have the highest payroll in the NBA and there has been much chatter recently surrounding a possible deal for the Bulls' Kirk Hinrich. Reportedly, the proposed deal would have sent Hinrich to the Lakers, with Sasha Vujacic and Adam Morrison (and his expiring $5.2 million ...

Rachel Uchitel Picture Brings the Links

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009

Rachel Uchitel is still denying her alleged affair with Tiger Woods. She's probably holding out until she gets a book deal. Predictions for Allen Iverson's return to the NBA...or not - Unathletic YardBarker NFL Blogger Poll: Week 13 - YardBarker Does anyone else feel like the world has turned upside down? - ...