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Gasol Out At Least 6 WeeksUpdated Feb 6 Share Tweet
As if the Lakers needed another adversity, CBS Sports' Ken Berger has reported via Twitter that 4-time All-Star Pau Gasol will miss at least 6 weeks after getting an MRI exam on his injured right foot in Boston. Pau Gasol has a partial tear of his plant…
Kobe challenges Howard: 'We need urgency'Updated Feb 6 Share TweetKobe Bryant once again has urged Dwight Howard to play through some pain while claiming that the Los Angeles Lakers center "worries too much" about media and fan criticism.Share TweetEric Bledsoe had 27 points, including 19 in the second half, and the Los Angeles Clippers used a big third quarter to secure an 86-76 win over the Orlando Magic on Wednesday night.Share TweetIt wasn't that long ago (2 weeks to be exact) when Laker fans could only guess what type of team garbed in Lakers jersey will come out of the locker room. There are nights when the Lakers are so engaged that it looks like they're starting to come around…Source: purpleandgoldblog.com
Lakers’ Pau Gasol out indefinitely with partial right plantar fascia tear, could miss 6 to 8 weeks (VIDEO)Updated Feb 6 Share TweetMost NBA fans feared the worst as soon as we heard Los Angeles Lakers forward/center Pau Gasol say he "felt a pop" in the plantar fascia (the connective tissue on the sole) of his right foot during the fourth quarter of L.A.'s 92-83 road win o…Share TweetThird baseman Alberto Callaspo and the Los Angeles Angels have finalized a two-year contract worth $8,975,000.Share TweetAs if the Lakers needed another adversity, CBS Sports' Ken Berger has reported via Twitter that 4-time All-Star Pau Gasol will miss at least 6 weeks after getting an MRI exam on his injured right foot in Boston. Pau Gasol has a partial tear of his plant…Share TweetIt wasn't that long ago (2 weeks to be exact) when Laker fans could only guess what type of team garbed in Lakers jersey will come out of the locker room. There are nights when the Lakers are so engaged that it looks like they're starting to come around…Share TweetDodgers general manager Ned Colletti said in an interview with MLB Network on Wednesday that he did not expect free-agent third baseman Scott Rolen to sign with Los Angeles.Source: MLB.com
Kobe Doin' Young KobeUpdated Feb 6 Share TweetThis was the moment at the Barclays Center last night that the entire upper deck-populated by significantly more Lakers than Nets fans, already-erupted in united awe. My friend leaned into a stranger, hand on his head, and the guy next to me yelled ouSource: deadspin.com
Waiting For SupermanUpdated Feb 6 Share TweetKobe Bryant closed out the Nets 92-83, but the Lakers lost Pau Gasol in the process. With Kobe already doing all he can, L.A. needs Dwight Howard back soon, says Chris Mannix.Source: CNNSI.com
Clippers Handle Struggling MagicFeb 6Eric Bledsoe poured in 27 points and DeAndre Jordan tallied a double-double to power the Clippers.
Sources: Gasol Out At Least Six WeeksFeb 6Sources: Pau Gasol out at least six weeks with partial tear of plantar fascia in right foot.
Rapid Fire With J.A. AdandeFeb 6The ESPN analyst sounds off on the Lakers' future, LeBron James' salary and Joakim Noah's cashmere.
Kershaw Ready To Get StartedFeb 6Clayton Kershaw talks about his hip injury, the Dodgers' offseason moves, playing for Don Mattingly, and the rivalry between the Angels and Dodgers.
Mike Krzyzewski still being courted by Team USA basketball, according to s…Feb 6Team USA basketball still is holding out hope that Mike Krzyzewski will remain the team's coach, according to sources.
NFL mailbag - Recovery drugs might be worth a lookFeb 6The NFL might be able do more when it comes to helping players recover from injury. Plus, answers to reader questions.