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NBA Trade Rumor: Lakers, T-Wolves and Blazers Close to 3-Way De…

NBA Trade Rumor: Lakers, T-Wolves and Blazers Close to 3-Way Deal

dimemag.com Updated Mar 14, 2012
Mitch Lawrence of the New York Daily News is reporting tonight that the Lakers, Timberwolves and Trail Blazers are close to completing a three-way deal. [Read: 5 NBA Teams That Need to Make a Trade] Lawrence says the deal looks like this: The Lakers wou…
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  • Kobe's 33 help Lakers take care of Hornets in OT

    Kobe's 33 help Lakers take care of Hornets in OT

    CNNSI.com Mar 14, 2012
    NEW ORLEANS (AP) Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers are defying conventional wisdom, summoning the determination to play their best when their veteran legs should be turning to jelly.
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  • Lakers' Bynum confident he'll remain with team

    Lakers' Bynum confident he'll remain with team

    ESPN.com CNNSI.com Mar 14, 2012
    The Orlando Magic might be back on the market with Dwight Howard as Thursday's NBA trade deadline looms, but Los Angeles Lakers center Andrew Bynum doesn't believe he'll be involved in a swap for Superman.
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  • Bynum, Kobe lead Lakers past Grizzlies in 2OT

    Bynum, Kobe lead Lakers past Grizzlies in 2OT

    ESPN.com dimemag.com Mar 14, 2012
    Andrew Bynum had 37 points and 16 rebounds, Kobe Bryant scored 22 of his 34 points after halftime and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Memphis Grizzlies 116-111 in double overtime on Tuesday night.
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  • 28 Days Later: Re-Throning of the Kings

    28 Days Later: Re-Throning of the Kings

    grantland.com Mar 14, 2012
    With the Lakers, Clippers and Kings hosting a whopping 28 home games in 28 days from March 11 through April 7 โ€” all happening at Staples Center,...
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  • Video - Lakers Win 2nd Straight In OT 01:00

    Lakers Win 2nd Straight In OT

    Mar 14
    Lakers' fourth straight win comes with 107-101 OT victory over Hornets.
  • Video - Trade Machine Lakers/Bulls 01:42

    Trade Machine Lakers/Bulls

    Mar 14
    Tom Penn plugs the Chicago Bulls and Los Angeles Lakers into the NBA Trade Machine.
  • Video - Dunk Of The Night: Kobe Bryant 00:43

    Dunk Of The Night: Kobe Bryant

    Mar 14
    Kobe Bryant drives to the hole and dunks over the Hornets.

Sports Columnists

  • Ian Thomsen: Anthony will take fall as D'Antoni walks away in high demand

    Mar 14
    It is widely thought that Mike D'Antoni wanted nothing to do with the trade 13 months ago that brought Carmelo Anthony to New York, and that Knicks owner James Dolan forced the deal upon D'Antoni and president Donnie Walsh.
  • Sources: Howard will not surrender option

    Mar 14
    In a Wednesday night conference call with Orlando Magic officials, Dwight Howard told the Magic that he is not prepared to surrender the option to become a free agent at season's end, according to sources with knowledge of the discussion.
  • Orlando Magic's Dwight Howard will not give up option at season's end

    Mar 14
    In a Wednesday night conference call with Orlando Magic officials, Dwight Howard told the Magic that he is not prepared to surrender the option to become a free agent at season's end, according to sources with knowledge of the discussion.
  • Sam Amick: Howard tells Magic he won't commit to team through 2012-13

    Mar 14
    The Dwight Howard debacle reached a new low late Wednesday, when the Orlando center and his agent, Dan Fegan, informed Magic officials that he would not commit to returning next season just hours after he told them that he would.