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Metta World Peace’s Weird Twitter Reaction To Lakers Amnesty Ne…

Metta World Peace’s Weird Twitter Reaction To Lakers Amnesty News

dimemag.com yahoo.com deadspin.com Updated Jul 10, 2013
Metta Wold Peace is about as lovable a Laker as you’ll find on this Lakers roster, but despite only making $7.7 million next season, his contract would increase the Lakers’ luxury tax payments to over $22 million, reports Eric Pincus at the Los Angeles …
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  • Kobe not dwelling on loss of Howard

    Kobe not dwelling on loss of Howard

    CNNSI.com ESPN.com Jul 10, 2013
    SANTA BARBARA, Calif. (AP) -- Kobe Bryant is working hard to get back on the court and not wasting any time thinking about Dwight Howard.
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  • Lakers re-sign 7-foot center Robert Sacre

    Lakers re-sign 7-foot center Robert Sacre

    nba.com Jul 10, 2013
    The Los Angeles Lakers have re-signed 7-foot center Robert Sacre.
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  • Agent: Bynum still hasn't decided where to sign

    Agent: Bynum still hasn't decided where to sign

    CNNSI.com Jul 10, 2013
    CLEVELAND (AP) - Andrew Bynum has finished his free-agent tour. It's time to decide where he'll make his next NBA home.
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  • Steve Nash Says Dwight Howard “Never Wanted To Be a Laker” &…

    Steve Nash Says Dwight Howard “Never Wanted To Be a Laker” & Shaq Wants Him In “F—k Shaq” Mode

    dimemag.com Jul 10, 2013
    The Dwight Howard exodus from the glitz and glamour of Hollywood has sent shockwaves around the league because no one leaves the Lakers. But now Dwight’s former teammate, Steve Nash, and Big Man doppelgänger, Shaquille O’Neal, have sounded off, and in t…
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  • Los Angeles Lakers hit with luxury tax of over $29 million

    Los Angeles Lakers hit with luxury tax of over $29 million

    ESPN.com Jul 10, 2013
    Six NBA teams have been billed for luxury-tax payments they owe for last season's payrolls, according to official league figures obtained by ESPN.com on Tuesday night. And the heftiest, not surprisingly, belongs to the Lakers.
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  • Farmar gets 1-year deal to return to Lakers

    Farmar gets 1-year deal to return to Lakers

    ESPN.com Jul 10, 2013
    Jordan Farmar has agreed to sign with the Los Angeles Lakers, the veteran guard told ESPNLosAngeles.com Tuesday night.
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  • Bill Simmons on what's wrong with the Lakers

    Bill Simmons on what's wrong with the Lakers

    grantland.com Jul 10, 2013
    Bill Simmons knows he shouldn't help the purple and gold, but he's going to do it anyway.
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  • Video - Breakfast Is On Dwight 01:08

    Breakfast Is On Dwight

    Jul 10
    New Rockets center Dwight Howard bought breakfast for patrons at a Houston restaurant Tuesday.
  • Video - 2014 Free-Agent Class 01:49

    2014 Free-Agent Class

    Jul 10
    Tom Penn discusses the top NBA free agents who will be available in 2014 and which teams are positioning themselves to make a run at them.

Sports Columnists

  • Jeff Teague to sign Milwaukee Bucks' offer sheet -- sources

    Jul 11
    Restricted free agent point guard Jeff Teague plans to sign a four-year, $32 million offer sheet with the Milwaukee Bucks, multiple sources told ESPN.com.
  • Jeff Teague signs Milwaukee Bucks' offer sheet

    Jul 11
    Restricted free-agent point guard Jeff Teague signed a four-year, $32 million offer sheet with the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday.
  • NBA: Andrew Bynum worth the risk for Cleveland Cavaliers?

    Jul 10
    The Cavs signed Andrew Bynum, who missed last season because of a knee injury. Good move?
  • Dwight Howard wanted end to Kobe Bryant era with Los Angeles Lakers

    Jul 11
    A key factor that led the Dwight Howard to the Houston Rockets was the Lakers' refusal to establish a clear timetable for moving on from the Kobe Bryant era, according to sources with knowledge of Howard's thinking.