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Kobe May Still Be the Answer to Turn Lakers AroundUpdated Jan 24 Share Tweet
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…
Clippers' Paul out again with bruised kneecapUpdated Jan 24 Share TweetLos Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul will sit out Thursday night's games against the Phoenix Suns with a bruised right kneecap.Source: ESPN.com
Kobe May Still Be the Answer to Turn Lakers AroundUpdated Jan 24 Share TweetAs 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…Source: purpleandgoldblog.comShare TweetLakers 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.Source: ESPN.comShare TweetThe 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 …Source: nba.comShare TweetBOSTON (AP) -- Pedro Martinez has returned to the Boston Red Sox.Share TweetBy acquiring Justin Upton to pair with his recently-signed older brother B.J., the Braves might have both the game's best outfield and the best team, writes Joe Lemire.
Flipping The Script: The Lakers were supposed to be the toast of Los A…Updated Jan 24 Share TweetThe 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.
Lakers Rumors: Players “Go At Each Other” In Team MeetingUpdated Jan 24 Share TweetA 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 paintSource: dimemag.com
LeBron Unleashes the Beast on the Raptors; The Lakers Lose Dwight HowardUpdated Jan 24 Share TweetYou 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.…Source: dimemag.com
Dwight Howard Cleared To PlayJan 24Dwight Howard expected to play Friday night against the Jazz.
Paul-less Clippers Fall To SunsJan 24Goran Dragic scores 24 points in Suns' 93-88 win over Clippers.
Don Banks: 2013 NFL Mock Draft 1.0Jan 24A mock draft in January is the ultimate example of the can't-wait-for-it mindset that prevails in today's world. Never mind that this year's draft class just became finalized days ago, or that NFL teams are still very early in the process of immersing t…