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Kobe Bryant won’t tweet during Lakers-Spurs Game 2 (and maybe any other Lakers games, too)Updated Apr 22 Share Tweet
Kobe Bryant's decision to live-tweet Game 1 of the first-round Western Conference playoff series between his Los Angeles Lakers and the San Antonio Spurs on Sunday wound up being a bigger story than the game itself, which the punchless Lakers lost thank…
D'Antoni: Lakers best with Nash on the floorUpdated Apr 22 Share TweetMike D'Antoni said the Lakers needs even a hobbled Steve Nash to pull off the upset in their first round series.Source: ESPN.com
Kobe No Longer Doin' TwitterUpdated Apr 22 Share TweetKobe Bryant's live-tweeting of yesterday's Lakers-Spurs game (and his banter with Phil Jackson) was too good to be true: Janis Carr of the Orange County Register reports that the Black Mamba "will not tweet during games anymore after yesterday's re…Source: deadspin.comShare TweetCLEVELAND (AP) - The Cavs' coaching search remains focused on Mike Brown, with another former Los Angeles Lakers coach maybe in the mix.Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetThe NBA season is longer than you think. Eighty-two games. Five and a half months. A minimum of 3,936 minutes. In November, who was talking about the Nuggets as the No. 3 seed in the West? Or the Lakers as a No. 7 seed, but minus Kobe? Better yet, was t…Source: dimemag.com
Kobe Bryant Tries To Coach The Lakers On Twitter; No Revenge For James Harden; The NBA Playoffs Lose Another All-StarUpdated Apr 22 Share TweetThere’s a first time for everything, and in yesterday afternoon’s matinee in San Antonio, we saw an injured star player attempt to coach a playoff team through 140 characters. Anxious that he can’t be out there helping his teammates, Kobe Bryant tooSource: dimemag.com
Does D'Antoni Owe Kobe An Apology?Apr 22Stephen A. Smith thinks Mike D'Antoni owes Kobe Bryant a public apology for his disrespectful comments about Kobe being "a fan."
2013 NBA Playoffs-- Memphis Grizzlies drop tight game in Game 2Apr 22The Grizzlies had some superb play from Mike Conley, but the other team had Chris Paul.