Nov 21

Lakers News: Robert Sacre Replaces Shawne Williams In Starting Lineup

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Lakers News: Robert Sacre Replaces Shawne Williams In Starting Lineup
Losers of their last six games, the Lakers take on the Utah Jazz tonight at Staples Center in hopes of ringing in the New Year with a win. In game number 33, the Lakers will use an 18th starting lineup tonight via Dave McMeniman of ESPNLA.com: …
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All-Anomaly Team: Five NBA outliers pulling off strange statistical feats
"The Point Forward All-Stars" will have a new theme each week centered on a single shared trait that brings together the team members. This week: highlighting five statistical goofballs from the opening month of the 2014-15 season. The NBA statistics …
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Los Angeles Lakers Sign Shawne Williams to 10-Day Contract
In his first tenure with L.A. this season, Williams averaged a paltry 5.2 points on 37.7 percent shooting from the field. And in his first two games back, the former Memphis Tiger finished with seven and four points while shooting 33 percent on both …
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Why NY Knicks Should Gamble on Bringing Shawne Williams Back
The New York Knicks will need to get creative with the veteran's minimum this summer, and bringing back Shawne Williams is one way they can add depth for a reasonable price. According to the NY Post, the Knicks will bring Williams in for a workout next …
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Nov 13

Pelicans 109, Lakers 102

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Pelicans 109, Lakers 102
Guard Tyreke Evans scored 19 points, and forward Ryan Anderson and guard Jrue Holiday added 17 each for New Orleans, which shot 55 percent from the floor (45 of 82). Guard Austin Rivers and forward Luke Babbitt each hit 3-pointers when the Pelicans …
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Game Preview: New Orleans Pelicans vs. Los Angeles Lakers
Jeremy Lin and Carlos Boozer are the other threats on offense but neither should scare the Pelicans as they match up with Jrue Holiday and Anthony Davis. The Lakers defense meanwhile has been incredibly bad as the team currently has a defensive …
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Nov 12

Los Angeles Lakers vs. Phoenix Suns 10/29/14: Video Highlights and Recap

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Los Angeles Lakers vs. Phoenix Suns 10/29/14: Video Highlights and Recap
The Los Angeles Lakers looked to bounce back from a tough start to the 2014-15 season on Wednesday night when they faced the Phoenix Suns. The Lakers lost a lot more than their season opener on Tuesday, losing promising rookie Julius Randle to a leg …
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Phoenix survives Lakers in overtime
The Suns cashed in on their final possession as Thomas rebounded Green's missed 3-point shot and hit a 20-footer from the right baseline. Shavlik Randolph helped seal Phoenix's win with a pair of free throws and a 3-pointer in the final 32 seconds …
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Gamethread: Phoenix Suns host Kerr, Gentry, Blur, Warriors
… Share on Twitter Share Share on Facebook  Share Share with Suns friends 618 Comments. Loading Scores. It's a homecoming of sorts as the Suns host the 5-1 Warriors. Don't expect a win tonight, but do look forward to a heck of a game from the Suns.
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Nov 07

Game Recap: Phoenix Suns Edge LA Lakers, 112-106

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Game Recap: Phoenix Suns Edge LA Lakers, 112-106
The key player for the Suns tonight was undeniably Isaiah Thomas, who continued his strong play off of the bench with a 22 point, 9 assist and 3 steal performance. It was also Gerald Green's first breakout performance of the season. The ever emotive …
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201415 Suns preview Roster breakdown
Right, before rehiring Eric Bledsoe for $ 70 million over five seasons, the Suns served up $ 27 million to add Isaiah Thomas. After landing Bledsoe, they made a more modest cut into their budget that's expected to help secure Goran Dragic for an expected …
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Nov 02

Lastest Los Angeles Lakers News

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James Worthy and Los Angeles Lakers deliver newly built basketball court to
Los Angeles Laker great James Worthy, Lakers rookie forward Julius Randle and former Laker A.C. Green were on hand as the Los Angeles Lakers Youth Foundation and Active Alliance unveiled a basketball court at the Port of Los Angeles Boys & Girls Club …
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Kobe: Not motivated by ranking
Kobe Bryant grinned from ear to ear as the question was being lobbed his way, then the Los Angeles Lakers star offered a deep laugh. No, Bryant said after a pause, he did not consider ESPN.com ranking him as the 40th-best NBA player to be any form of …
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Oct 29

Lastest Los Angeles Lakers News

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Rockets Vs Lakers Final Score: Houston Dominates Los Angeles, 108-90
The Houston Rockets kicked off the 2014-15 NBA season on the right foot, defeating the Los Angeles Lakers 108-90 on the league's opening night. The Rockets led throughout the contest and put a damper on Kobe Bryant's return for the Staples Center crowd …
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Lakers prez defends Kobe Bryant
"We made a very good case for [Carmelo] coming to Los Angeles," Buss said. "But he's from New York, he sees a mission. I understand why he chose to stay with New York. I don't think any of that has to do with Kobe Bryant." Former Lakers coach Phil …
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PREVIEW: Houston Rockets (0-0) @ Los Angeles Lakers (0-0)
As a long and arduous off-season finally reaches its conclusion, the time has come, Lakers fans: basketball is returning to the City of Los Angeles, and what a difference six months can make. Kobe Bryant is set to make his long-awaited return to the …
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Oct 25

Analysts don't think Kobe Bryant's effort will be enough for Lakers

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Analysts don't think Kobe Bryant's effort will be enough for Lakers
Kobe Bryant will end up sitting out the Lakers' final two exhibitions. To hear some experts talk, he'll need the rest. Jeff Van Gundy, an analyst for ABC/ESPN, noticed "no hesitation or shyness" in Bryant's six-game exhibition run and predicted he …
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Spurs end preseason with a 96-87 loss against the Rockets
But Manu Ginobili's slump continued, Tim Duncan kept turning the ball over and Tony Parker couldn't work his magic like in other games. On the other end, the … kind of Ray Allen-like. Ray Allen is the leading three-point shooter in the history of the …
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Oct 22

How Can the Los Angeles Lakers Solve Their Obvious 3-Point Problem?

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How Can the Los Angeles Lakers Solve Their Obvious 3-Point Problem?
But the Lakers still have five players who hit at least 34.6 percent of their three-pointers last year: Xavier Henry (34.6), Jeremy Lin (35.8), Wayne Ellington (42.4), Wesley Johnson (36.9) and Nick Young (38.6). Steve Nash has also only shot under 37 …
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LA Lakers Rumors, News 2014: Bryant Drops Ranks, Nash Gets Injured
Despite the low rankings that Bryant has been pegged with by ESPN, his Los Angeles Lakers' guard Wayne Ellington said that he's inspired by Bryant's work ethic. Ellington said that he asked Kobe for advice about footwork and defense as well since.
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Fantasy football studs: Trust Marshawn Lynch in Week 8
Elusive backs like Tate especially have plagued Oakland (including, most recently, Andre Ellington). 3. WR Andre Johnson … On the season, they've been burned by seasoned route-runners like Dez Bryant, Reggie Wayne and Pierre Garcon. Johnson fits this …
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Oct 15

Golden State Warriors Defeat Los Angeles Lakers 120-105

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Golden State Warriors Defeat Los Angeles Lakers 120-105
The Golden State Warriors faced off against the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center last Thursday, coming out of the enemy's territory with a 120-105 win. While it was Kobe Bryant's return to Staples Center that had everyone in Los Angeles raving, it …
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Price Impresses Peers in Training Camp
But after signing with the Lakers in September and shining during the first week of training camp, Price looks like a potential contributor in Los Angeles, especially as head coach Byron Scott seeks to manage Steve Nash's minutes, and Jordan Clarkson …
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Los Angeles Lakers & Chicago Bulls News: Will Derrick Rose or Kobe Bryant Be
The Los Angeles Lakers and Chicago Bulls have high hopes for 2014 NBA season. Who do you think will have the better NBA season, Derrick Rose or Kobe Bryant? Latin Post.com makes the case for both players and lets you vote in our basketball poll.
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