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Bad Nuggets Team + Worse Lakers’ Team = Awful Game

After getting blown out of Dallas by a good but far from great Mavericks’ team, the Lakers came home tonight to play the Denver Nuggets, a bad team, but not nearly as awful as are the Lakers. The result was … Continue reading

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Lakers Take Forever, Go Around in Circles, and Goof-Up

Back in April when Mike D’Antoni and the Lakers parted ways, the front runner for the newly vacant coaching spot immediately became Byron Scott. After months of speculation, with names from George Karl to Kurt Rambis to Mike Dunleavy to … Continue reading

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This BIG Lakers’ Lineup Actually Works

Last year’s Lakers’ fiasco of a team and of an attempt at a “Big” lineup was a dismal failure, but out of the ashes, a Phoenix may be rising – a new, if you will, Twin Towers, that plays together … Continue reading

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Lakers’ Vets Get PT While New Guys Nurse Injuries

Wesley Johnson, Xavier Henry, Jordan Farmer, Chris Kaman, and of course Kobe Bryant and Ryan Kelly all played little or not at all Sunday night, and despite Pau Gasol and Steve Nash each seeing action, Brian Shaw’s Denver Nuggets used … Continue reading

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Media Castigates Stern For Upholding CBA in Clippers-Celtics Deal

If you listen to LA sports talk radio, NBA Commissioner David Stern is the evil spawn of Darth Vader and John Wilkes Booth. He is to this day vilified for canceling the Lakers’ attempted acquisition of Chris Paul, and now … Continue reading

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For Want of a Coach, The Team Was Lost

Or, will this past season’s most accurate NBA team tagline now apply to the “other” LA team; will it be the “Old and Slow” Clippers? As rumor after rumor is legitimized on LA sports talk radio and on the internet, … Continue reading

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