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Steve Blake will miss the Los Angeles Lakers' game against San Antonio on Tuesday with a minor abdominal strain, leaving the club without its top two point guards.Share TweetESPN.com CNNSI.com nba.com yahoo.com deadspin.com nydailynews.com dimemag.com grantland.com Nov 12, 2012Fans may not like it at first, but Mike D'Antoni is the coach Los Angeles Lakers needShare TweetAngels outfielder Mike Trout and Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper were awarded Rookie of the Year awards Monday.Share TweetDespite high price, Phil Jackson's history of success was worth it for L.A. LakersShare Tweet
Dollars And Sense: The Dodgers, flush with money from a new ownershi…CNNSI.com Nov 12, 2012The Dodgers, flush with money from a new ownership group, are not done yet spending big to acquire talent. That doesn't mean this is a smart approach, writes Jay Jaffe.Share Tweet
Dodgers make additions to international scoutingMLB.com Nov 12, 2012Two weeks after hiring former Seattle executive Bob Engle as vice president of international scouting, the Dodgers on Monday announced the hiring of six international scouts from the Mariners: Pedro Avila, Gene Grimaldi, Patrick Guerrero, Pat Kelly, Jam…Share TweetCNNSI.com Nov 12, 2012Baseball kicks off its award week today -- the list of finalists and announcement times can be found on the BBWAA's website -- and it features many of the game's boldest-face names in Miguel Cabrera, Buster Posey, Justin Verlander, Mike Trout and Bryce …Share Tweet
Lakers top Kings, move to 2-0 under BickerstaffDwight Howard had 23 points and 18 rebounds, Kobe Bryant scored 20 and the in-transition Lakers continued warming up for a possible return by Phil Jackson with a 103-89 victory over the Kings on Sunday night.Share Tweet
Mike Trout On Winning Rookie Of The YearNov 12Mike Trout joins SportsCenter to talk about winning the AL Rookie of the Year.
TrueHoop TV: D'Antoni HireNov 12TrueHoop's Henry Abbott with ESPN Insider Amin Elhassan on whether D'Antoni's system will work in L.A., if Dwight Howard is more likely to stay a Laker and more.
Van Gundy Surprised By D'Antoni HiringNov 12Jeff Van Gundy thinks Mike D'Antoni will be a good fit for the Lakers when they get healthy.
Stephen A. Smith Shocked By D'Antoni HiringNov 12Stephen A. Smith breaks down Mike D'Antoni's system and why he doubts it will work in Los Angeles.