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Abdul-Jabbar Lakers statue unveiled

Abdul-Jabbar Lakers statue unveiled

nba.com ESPN.com Updated Nov 16, 2012
Kareem Abdul-Jabbar's skyhook has been captured in bronze for future generations of basketball fans.
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  • Rob Mahoney: Poor bench play undermining Lakers, other teams ar…

    Rob Mahoney: Poor bench play undermining Lakers, other teams around the NBA

    CNNSI.com Nov 16, 2012
    Super teams are all the rage, but depth still matters a great deal, as even contenders must lean on their bench. Rob Mahoney examines the worst second units, starting with the Lakers.
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  • CourtVision: The Slowtime Lakers

    CourtVision: The Slowtime Lakers

    grantland.com Nov 16, 2012
    Mike D'Antoni's best teams were in Phoenix during the mid '00s. Those great Suns teams were led by Steve Nash and Amar'e Stoudemire, and their play wa...
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  • The Jalen Rose Report: Jalen Rose and David Jacoby (Plus Video!…

    The Jalen Rose Report: Jalen Rose and David Jacoby (Plus Video!)

    grantland.com Nov 16, 2012
    Jalen Rose and David Jacoby talk about the Lakers' hiring of Mike D'Antoni, NBA players' mile-high gambling etiquette, and how athletes manipulate the...
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  • Video - Warriors Top Short-Handed Wolves 01:01

    Warriors Top Short-Handed Wolves

    Nov 16
    Warriors win second straight.
  • Video - TrueHoop TV: Weekend Dime 07:32

    TrueHoop TV: Weekend Dime

    Nov 16
    Marc Stein on whether the Knicks and Grizzlies are true contenders, the wonder that is Jason Kidd, and if Mike D'Antoni is a good fit in L.A.
  • Video - Are You Buying D'Antoni As Lakers Head Coach? 06:50

    Are You Buying D'Antoni As Lakers Head Coach?

    Nov 16
    Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss the Lakers hiring Mike D'Antoni as their head coach.
  • Video - Lakers Roll Suns, 114-102 01:08

    Lakers Roll Suns, 114-102

    Nov 16
    Kobe Bryant leads Lakers with 31 points.

Sports Columnists

  • NBA: Memphis Grizzlies' size too much as they knock off the previously und…

    Nov 16
    The New York Knicks lost their cool and lost their first game in Memphis to the powerful, red-hot Grizzlies, writes John Hollinger.
  • Why the NHL needs to rid themselves of Gary Bettman

    Nov 16
    Before getting to the Week 11 picks, let's take a moment to honor the incompetence of the NHL commissioner.