Tag: LA LAKERS

LeBron Believes Daryl Morey ‘Was Misinformed Or Not Really Educated’ When He Posted His Hong Kong Tweet

It’s been 11 days since Daryl Morey posted his since-deleted tweet supporting the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong, in which protesters fought against an extradition bill. After it was withdrawn, protests continued with the hopes of, among other things, democratic elections in Hong Kong. The ensuing reaction from China was to sever ties with the […]

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There Are Reportedly ‘Growing Fears’ China May Cancel The Lakers-Nets Preseason Games

The tweet from Houston Rockets general manger Daryl Morey supporting protestors in Hong Kong continues to resonate in all corners of the sporting and political world. Though Morey himself may not receive punishment or sanction from the Rockets, China already cancelled exhibition games with the NBA’s G League over the matter and, on Tuesday, word […]

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LeBron Gifted Anthony Davis No. 23 With A Fake Card From His Wife In An L.A. Pizza Place

Anthony Davis and LeBron James are teammates now, in case you somehow missed that, and the duo has the Lakers among the frontrunners for the 2020 NBA title. Davis joining the Lakers was the culmination of a near five-month long trade request saga that ultimately ended with him going to his preferred destination to pair […]

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Kawhi Leonard Got Booed Loudly At The Rams Game In Los Angeles

Kawhi Leonard and the Clippers held media day on Sunday, in which he, Paul George, and the rest of the team discussed their excitement and expectations for the upcoming season. When his obligations there were done, Leonard scooted over to the L.A. Coliseum for the remainder of the Bucs-Rams game. Typically, when a major star […]

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LeBron James Wants The Lakers To Run The Offense Through Anthony Davis

Last season, LeBron James missed the playoffs for the first time since Microsoft introduced the Zune, but it wasn’t in spite of the effort he gave the Los Angeles Lakers. Through 55 games for the Lakers last season, James averaged 27.4 points per game, 8.5 rebounds, 8.3 assists and 1.3 steals per game while averaging […]

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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Says He Roots For Players To Break His Records Because ‘Everything Is Relative’

When we talk about the greatest players in NBA history, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is a name that is often omitted or marginalized in these discussions. With five championships under his belt and the all-time leader in scoring, his career resume is unimpeachable. His sky-hook was also arguably the most unstoppable shot we’ve ever seen. Yet, Kareem […]

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Dwight Howard Got A Purple Rolls Royce After He Was Inspired By ‘My Favorite Character’ Thanos

Dwight Howard is looking to continue his NBA career by making a return to Los Angeles. It’s somewhat fitting that he returns to the place most consider to be the starting point of his downfall, and how he does with the Lakers on and off the court may very well determine whether he has a […]

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Dwyane Wade And LeBron James Are ‘Looking Forward’ To Zaire And Bronny Playing Together In High School

LOS ANGELES — Dwyane Wade and LeBron James will reunite in Los Angeles next season, just not in the way some basketball fans might hope. This fall, Wade’s son, Zaire, and James’ son, Bronny, will play together at Sierra Canyon School in Chatsworth, and no one is more excited about it than the recently-retired Miami […]

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Josh Hart Thought Lonzo Ball’s ‘Very Depressing’ Description Of Lithuania Sounded Like The Lakers

Getty Image Lonzo Ball and Josh Hart are two of the now-former Los Angeles Lakers youngsters who are part of a new core in New Orleans. The pair, along with Brandon Ingram and a bevy of draft picks, were sent to the Pelicans over the summer in the highly-anticipated trade that saw Davis team up […]

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Dwight Howard Is Looking Forward To ‘A Fresh Start’ With The Lakers

Getty Image It’s a familiar story. The Los Angeles Lakers were giddy after landing arguably the best center in the NBA, a formidable shot-blocker and all-around dominant athlete who they believed would push them back over the hump in terms competing for another championship. No, we’re not talking about Anthony Davis. The year was 2012, […]

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Kobe Bryant Called The NBA’s Load Management Movement ‘Crazy’

Getty Image Kobe Bryant has been all over the airwaves this week, thanks to a recent sit-down with Valuetainment, during which he managed to (briefly) resurrect his eternal blood feud with arch-nemesis Shaquille O’Neal. Kobe once again trotted out his old complaint about Shaq’s general malaise when it came to physical fitness, which of course […]

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An Arrest Warrant Has Been Issued For DeMarcus Cousins For Misdemeanor Domestic Violence

Getty Image Mobile, Alabama police have issued an arrest warrant for DeMarcus Cousins, after the release of audio of him allegedly threatening the mother of his 7-year-old son last week. During an argument over whether their son would be allowed to go to Cousins’ wedding in Atlanta, the Lakers center allegedly said “I’ll put a […]

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Shaq Thought Kobe’s Comments About His Work Ethic Were About ‘Dwite’ Howard

Getty Image For a brief moment, it appeared that we were headed towards Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O’Neal getting into it with one another again. The two shared quite possibly the most intense intra-personal rivalry in all of sports during the 2000s, but in recent years, the two have smoothed over whatever beef popped up […]

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