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Lakers GM: D'Antoni 'better suited' for our roster

Lakers GM: D'Antoni 'better suited' for our roster

CNNSI.com ESPN.com dimemag.com Updated Nov 13, 2012
Lakers GM: D'Antoni 'better suited' for our roster
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  • Give And Go: Examining all the drama in Los Angeles

    Give And Go: Examining all the drama in Los Angeles

    CNNSI.com Nov 13, 2012
    The drama never ends in Hollywood. Did the Lakers disrespect Phil Jackson? Are they setting Mike D'Antoni up to fail? Ben Golliver and Rob Mahoney dig into the madness in Los Angeles.
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  • Nats' Johnson, A's Melvin are Managers of Year

    Nats' Johnson, A's Melvin are Managers of Year

    CNNSI.com Nov 13, 2012
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Davey Johnson has been chosen as the NL Manager of the Year after guiding the Washington Nationals to the best record in the major leagues.
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  • Top 10 NBA Duos Under 25 Years Old

    Top 10 NBA Duos Under 25 Years Old

    dimemag.com Nov 13, 2012
    Getting your hands on young talent in the NBA is the equivalent to finding a $100 dollar bill on the ground. Some of it has to do with luck; some of it has to do with being in the right place at the right time. Once you get it, you contemplate whether o…
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  • Former Negro League pitcher Gould passes away

    Former Negro League pitcher Gould passes away

    MLB.com Nov 13, 2012
    Harold Gould, who played for the Philadelphia Stars in the Negro Leagues and the Dodgers in the Canada Professional Leagues, died on Friday after declining in health over the last two years.
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  • Trout and Harper will be linked forever

    Trout and Harper will be linked forever

    CNNSI.com Nov 13, 2012
    Harper and Trout. Trout and Harper. They have been linked already in their young careers with strong bonds: travel baseball superstars as amateurs, Scottsdale Scorpions teammates in the Arizona Fall League last year, major league call-ups on the same da…
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  • Is Nate McMillan the right choice to help turn around the Laker…

    Is Nate McMillan the right choice to help turn around the Lakers’ defense?

    yahoo.com Nov 13, 2012
    There are actually three ways to react to the rumored and likely impending hire of former Seattle and Portland head coach Nate McMillan as the new Los Angeles Lakers defensive guru. The quick scan tells you that Nate, the forever and ever "Mr. Soni…
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  • Cliff Corcoran: Beltway bosses Johnson, Showalter favored for M…

    Cliff Corcoran: Beltway bosses Johnson, Showalter favored for Managers of the Year

    CNNSI.com Nov 13, 2012
    Davey Johnson and Buck Showalter led their teams to unexpected playoff berths in 2012, making them the top candidates for the Manager of the Year award, writes Cliff Corcoran.
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  • How Phil Jackson's Handshake Deal With The Lakers Fell Apart

    How Phil Jackson's Handshake Deal With The Lakers Fell Apart

    deadspin.com Nov 13, 2012
    I'm not sure we're far enough removed to appreciate what an incredible story this is in the annals of sports: The Lakers turned down Phil Jackson. Someday they'll write a book or make a 30 for 30 about this, and we'll get all the details, but for now we…
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  • Kobe Bryant gave Steve Blake a helicopter ride to a doctor’s ap…

    Kobe Bryant gave Steve Blake a helicopter ride to a doctor’s appointment (VIDEO)

    yahoo.com Nov 13, 2012
    From the firing of Mike Brown through the courting of Phil Jackson to the hiring of Mike D'Antoni, with all the amazement and agita in between, it's fair to say that it's been a pretty eventful few days for the Los Angeles Lakers. So the great Lee Jenki…
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  • The D'Antoni Effect: New Roles for the New-Look Lakers

    The D'Antoni Effect: New Roles for the New-Look Lakers

    grantland.com Nov 13, 2012
    New Lakers head coach Mike D'Antoni brings with him the famed spread pick-and-roll system that in the mid-2000s rejuvenated not only the Suns franchis...
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  • Video - West Side/East Side: The Lakers Choose D'Antoni 10:26

    West Side/East Side: The Lakers Choose D'Antoni

    Nov 13
    J.A. Adande and Israel Gutierrez on the hiring of Mike D'Antoni and the implications of passing on Phil Jackson.
  • Video - Did Lakers Mistreat Phil Jackson? 09:05

    Did Lakers Mistreat Phil Jackson?

    Nov 13
    Marcellus Wiley, Rob Parker and Skip Bayless discuss the Lakers' treatment of Phil Jackson.
  • Video - Buster Blog: Market For Zack Greinke 02:25

    Buster Blog: Market For Zack Greinke

    Nov 13
    Buster Olney looks at the potential bidders for Zack Greinke in free agency.
  • Video - Lakers Ready To Move On 02:51

    Lakers Ready To Move On

    Nov 13
    Flip Saunders talks about the challenges Mike D'Antoni faces as head coach of the Lakers.

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