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Kobe May Still Be the Answer to Turn Lakers Around

Kobe May Still Be the Answer to Turn Lakers Around

purpleandgoldblog.com Updated Jan 24, 2013
As much it is for Laker fans clamoring for the firing of Mike D'Antoni, the players have to be the ones to take the initiative to resolve the problems themselves. D'Antoni may have been showing how inept he is in coaching this team, especially this mont…
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  • Kobe May Still Be the Answer to Turn Lakers Around

    Kobe May Still Be the Answer to Turn Lakers Around

    purpleandgoldblog.com Jan 24, 2013
    As much it is for Laker fans clamoring for the firing of Mike D'Antoni, the players have to be the ones to take the initiative to resolve the problems themselves. D'Antoni may have been showing how inept he is in coaching this team, especially this mont…
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  • Lakers' Howard (shoulder) cleared for return

    Lakers' Howard (shoulder) cleared for return

    ESPN.com Jan 24, 2013
    Lakers center Dwight Howard, who aggravated his right shoulder injury, was examined Friday in Los Angeles by shoulder specialist Dr. James Tibone who confirmed there is no further damage, and that Howard has been cleared to continue to play.
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  • Duncan, Bosh headline 2013 All-Star reserves

    Duncan, Bosh headline 2013 All-Star reserves

    nba.com Jan 24, 2013
    The San Antonio Spurs' Tim Duncan and the Miami Heat's Chris Bosh headline the list of 14 players that have been selected by the coaches as reserves for the 2013 NBA All-Star Game, the NBA announced today. Duncan earns his 14th selection, trailing only …
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  • Flipping The Script: The Lakers were supposed to be the toast o…

    Flipping The Script: The Lakers were supposed to be the toast of Los A…

    CNNSI.com Jan 24, 2013
    The Lakers were supposed to be the toast of Los Angeles. But at the midpoint of the season, it's the rival Clippers at the head of the class, says Ben Golliver, who grades every team.
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  • Lakers Rumors: Players “Go At Each Other” In Team Meeting

    Lakers Rumors: Players “Go At Each Other” In Team Meeting

    dimemag.com Jan 24, 2013
    A super-entertaining article posted on the L.A. Times web site last night by writer Mike Bresnahan describes a Lakers team meeting held before yesterday’s shootaround in Memphis, where the “guys went at each other a little bit.” The picture he paint
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  • LeBron Unleashes the Beast on the Raptors; The Lakers Lose Dwig…

    LeBron Unleashes the Beast on the Raptors; The Lakers Lose Dwight Howard

    dimemag.com Jan 24, 2013
    You know you have a good team when you can withstand five three-pointers from Jose Calderon, 36 combined points off the bench from a journeyman (Alan Anderson) and a rookie (Terrence Ross), and a turnover and missed shot from LeBron in the final minute.…
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  • Video - Dwight Howard Cleared To Play 04:23

    Dwight Howard Cleared To Play

    Jan 24
    Dwight Howard expected to play Friday night against the Jazz.

Sports Columnists

  • Daily Dime: Melo-KG rematch relatively mellow

    Jan 24
    Carmelo Anthony faced Kevin Garnett and came out a winner, Brian Windhorst writes.
  • Ian Thomsen: Playoff-contending Blazers face tricky decision as trade dead…

    Jan 24
    The trade deadline sits like an inviting target four weeks away for the Trail Blazers, who have remained in playoff contention despite a recent six-game losing streak. Couldn't they make a deal to improve their unproductive bench and enhance their chanc…