This is the January 12, 2013 news archive. View today's Lakers rumors and news.
No. 1 Duke Suffers First Loss To Some Team Or Other As Nation Revels In Annual Guilty PleasureUpdated Jan 12 Share TweetIt's not the Yankees losing in the divisionals, nor a conference rival pantsing Alabama midseason. Nor is it quite the Lakers fizzling in May, or the Cowboys losing year after year after year after delicious year. More »Share TweetOklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant scores 42 points against the Los Angeles Lakers last night. He shot 16-25 from the field and 4-11 from the three-point line.
"What A Joke This Sport Is!" Jeff Van Gundy Is Not A Fan Of The Designated Hitter RuleUpdated Jan 12 Share TweetThe Thunder's beat-down of the Lakers last night got a little boring towards the end, as beat-downs will, and unlike some spectators, Mike Breen and Jeff Van Gundy were contractually obligated to remain in their seats. Naturally, talk turned to the desi…
Bryant Now Deals With MediocrityUpdated Jan 12 Share TweetA success at every level, the Lakers' Kobe Bryant has had little experience with struggling on the basketball court.Source: nytimes.com
Watch Jack Nicholson And Adam Sandler Dismissively Leave Another Crappy Lakers GameUpdated Jan 12 Share TweetIt's an all too common trope to declare that one specific moment somehow encapsulates a team's entire season, but this one specific moment somehow encapsulates the Lakers' entire season: Jack Nicholson, himself an aging star that provides less and less …
Kevin Durant And OKC Spare No Mercy On Los Angeles; Damian Lillard Puts Up For His CityUpdated Jan 12 Share TweetBefore Ric Bucher left ESPN this fall, he tweeted one of the more interesting behind-the-scenes nuggets to take into consideration whenever Oklahoma City and the Lakers play. Bucher said that underneath the “We’re all friends!” vibe Team USA put outSource: dimemag.comShare TweetLos Angeles Lakers reserve forward Jordan Hill likely will miss the remainder of the season due to a hip injury.
Stephen Curry Launches A Perfect PassUpdated Jan 12 Share TweetStephen Curry launches a no-look pass to David Lee who lays in the basket in tonight’s matchup between the Golden State Warriors and Portland Trail Blazers.Source: dimemag.com