This is the November 14, 2012 news archive. View today's Lakers rumors and news.
Phil Jackson was available but the Lakers, just like the NY Knicks did in May, took a pass on the coach with 11 rings
At least the Lakers gave Phil Jackson a courtesy call. The Knicks didn’t even pick up the telephone last May to gauge whether the Zen Master had any interest in possibly winning title No. 12 with Red Holzman’s old club.Share Tweet
Kobe Bryant visits with Los Angeles homeless in new web miniseries (VIDEO)yahoo.com Nov 14, 2012Pretty much every elite professional athlete in the world supports a charitable cause, whether by setting up a personal foundation or joining forces with a preexisting group. Los Angeles Lakers icon Kobe Bryant, via the Kobe and Vanessa Bryant Family Fo…Share Tweet
NBA -- Breaking down the biggest questions surround the Los Angeles Lakers' new regimeESPN.com Nov 14, 2012Our panel breaks down the big questions surrounding the new regime in L.A.Share Tweet
Create-a-Caption: ‘I mean … maybe this time, *you* take the shot’yahoo.com Nov 14, 2012Listen, people can freak out all the want about whether Mike D'Antoni is the right coach to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to a title, whether the Buss family or Phil Jackson and his representatives were to blame for the disintegration of an alleged handsh…Share TweetThe Spurs' 84-82 win over the Lakers came down to a pair of plays in the waning seconds. San Antonio's relied on the element of surprise, an unlikely shooter, everyone knowing their roles. Los Angeles's consisted of Pau Gasol shooting a three. This is w…Share Tweet
Carmelo Has a Mini Meltdown; The Spurs Torture the Lakers; Deron Williams & Kyrie Irving Put On A Showdimemag.com Nov 14, 2012Pau Gasol, we hope you surround yourself with protection tonight. You might turn up along the rocks in the Pacific Ocean tomorrow morning, courtesy of a crazed Kobe Bryant. Down two on the last possession last night against the Spurs, Gasol couldn’t finShare Tweet
About the Previous Evening: Lakers Lose, Spartans Win, and All the Marlins Get Tradedgrantland.com Nov 14, 2012Pretty much every morning, About Last Night provides you with the essential sports headlines that you need to know. This is not one of those mornings....Share Tweet
Magic Johnson Questions Lakers OwnershipNov 14Magic Johnson on how the Lakers went about hiring Mike D'Antoni.
TrueHoop TV: L.A.'s IdentityNov 14David Thorpe loves Mike D'Antoni's offense, and he loves the Lakers' top players, but he doesn't see a match between coach and roster. Plus Coach Thorpe's favorite rookie.
The Forum: Grading D'Antoni HiringNov 14Brian Kamenetzky and Andy Kamenetzky discuss the Lakers' hiring of Mike D'Antoni as head coach.
The Forum: State Of The LakersNov 14Brian Kamenetzky and Andy Kamenetzky discuss the current state of Lakers after a wild week.