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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

    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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  • Quick shines in cameo role vs. 49ers

    stltoday.com Nov 13, 2012
    Brian Quick lined up wide right on second-and-3 from the San Francisco 36 on the Rams’ first offensive series of the game.
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  • Rams vs 49ers — Ties are Weird

    ramsgab.com Nov 13, 2012
    “You got lucky.” “No, you got lucky…” The ‘tie’ has become an odd occurrence in the NFL.  I guess it’s that way with just about every sport.  Worse situation I can think of would be in boxing.  Two fighters standing toe-to-toe trying to
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  • 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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  • Poignant look at Rams' Finnegan via 'E:60'

    ESPN.com Nov 13, 2012
    Cortland Finnegan was well on his way to bowling a 300 game when news came from his agent that he would be signing with the St. Louis Rams. That is far from the most compelling aspect of this "E:60" program featuring what matters to the vetera…
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  • 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

    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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  • Bernie: Don't question Bradford's toughness

    stltoday.com Nov 13, 2012
    Despite absorbing so much punishment since entering the NFL, the Rams QB has never begged off or copped an excuse.
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  • Don Banks: As proven in Week 10, concussion recognition still an inexact science

    CNNSI.com Nov 13, 2012
    Week 10 in the NFL saw the vexing issue of concussions raise its ugly (and groggy) head again, with three starting quarterbacks in the NFC going down like so many bowling pins. Michael Vick on the East Coast, Alex Smith on the West Coast and Jay Cutler …
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  • 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 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 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

    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 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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  • NFC West Stock Watch

    ESPN.com stltoday.com Nov 13, 2012
    Falling 1. Wayward Rams rookies. The St. Louis Rams battled to a 24-24 tie in San Francisco without cornerback Janoris Jenkins or receiver Chris Givens. Coach Jeff Fisher named both players inactive for violating team rules. Jenkins had been struggling …
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  • Amendola says he's bouncing back

    stltoday.com Nov 13, 2012
    Receiver got a workout in long, ultimately frustrating game Sunday.
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  • 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 - E:60 - Cortland Finnegan 11:47

    E:60 - Cortland Finnegan

    Nov 13
    Instigator, annoying, dirty... to most these are the words that define Rams cornerback Cortland Finnegan. But to 19-year-old Kelsey Towns, the words that define Cortland Finnegan are inspiring, loving, genuine and friend.
  • 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.