1. Has Chris Kaman and Mike D'Antoni's LA Lakers Feud Come to an End?

    LOS ANGELES — Warren LeGarie, the agent for embattled Los Angeles Lakers coach Mike D’Antoni, was doing all the talking. He was doing the pointing, jabbing his index finger into Chris Kaman ’s chest...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 3 months ago 31,348 reads 75 comments

  2. Mike D'Antoni Should Leave NBA and Reinvent Himself at College Hoops Level

    With rumored interest from his alma mater, dysfunction in his current situation and a second loss to the worst team in the NBA , there's never been a better time for Los Angeles ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 3 months ago 6,251 reads 24 comments

  3. Marshall University Reaches Out to Mike D'Antoni About Head Coaching Job

    Update: Thursday, March 27, 10:50 p.m. ET Following the Lakers' 108-105 loss in Milwaukee, Mike D'Antoni downplayed rumors that he's interested in the coaching job at Marshall University...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 3 months ago 34,096 reads 99 comments

  4. 3 Biggest Mistakes the LA Lakers Made This Season

    No matter how the Los Angeles Lakers finish this season, there is no doubt that this season will go down as one of the worst in the history of the franchise. It isn't just the losing...

    Richard  Le Written by Richard Le about 3 months ago 2,898 reads 5 comments

  5. Dark Days for Lakers' D'Antoni, Who Seems to Let the Losing Defeat Him

    LOS ANGELES—What a pitiful existence. Just ask Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers, who has left that sadness long behind but did beat the Philadelphia 76ers by 45 points in February and beat the Los Angeles Lakers by 48 in March...

    Kevin Ding Written by Kevin Ding about 4 months ago 39,678 reads 98 comments

  6. Chris Kaman Says He Hasn't Talked to Mike D'Antoni in 3 Weeks

    Tuesday night's game between the New York Knicks and Los Angeles Lakers is a matchup of two franchises connected in more ways than one. They are both big-market teams suffering through dismal, disappointing campaigns...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 4 months ago 56,308 reads 102 comments

  7. Steve Nash 'Wouldn't Disagree' Kobe Bryant and Mike D'Antoni Don't Work Together

    Allow Steve Nash to show you the door, Mr. Mike D'Antoni . Magic Mike has long seemed like a soon-to-be-unemployed coach walking, what with the Los Angeles Lakers chasing the ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 19,660 reads 35 comments

  8. Did Mike D'Antoni Destroy 2 Franchises?

    What punk rock was to the sterile, over-produced musical landscape of the 1970s, Mike D’Antoni’s Phoenix Suns were to the early 2000s NBA : uncompromisingly fast and ...

    Jim  Cavan Written by Jim Cavan about 4 months ago 26,760 reads 116 comments

  9. Mike D'Antoni Says Some Lakers Will Play Hard with European Contracts in Mind

    The Los Angeles Lakers have barely resembled an NBA team at times during the season. The injury to team cornerstone Kobe Bryant , coupled with the lack of overall talent on ...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 4 months ago 39,012 reads 98 comments

  10. Kobe Bryant Uncertain If Mike D'Antoni Has Earned Another Year as Lakers Coach

    Kobe Bryant is a guy who's always had all the answers, but he was genuinely uncertain when asked about the future of Mike D'Antoni , his embattled head coach...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 4 months ago 3,572 reads 16 comments

  11. LA Lakers Must Cut Ties with Mike D'Antoni Sooner Rather Than Later

    What are the Los Angeles Lakers accomplishing by holding on to lame-duck coach Mike D'Antoni ? Is executive vice president of player personnel Jim Buss so frozen in his own indecisiveness ...

    Howard Ruben Written by Howard Ruben about 4 months ago 11,927 reads 18 comments

  12. Los Angeles Lakers 1st Team to Be Eliminated from 2014 Playoffs

    The Los Angeles Lakers are officially out of the hunt for a playoff spot. There probably aren't any fans out there who didn't already know this team was done months ago...

    Andy Bailey Written by Andy Bailey about 4 months ago 62,755 reads 312 comments

  13. What Kind of Coach Do LA Lakers Need After Mike D'Antoni?

    NBA coaches are rarely ever safe—least of all Los Angeles Lakers head honcho Mike D'Antoni ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 17,685 reads 145 comments

  14. Kobe Bryant Reportedly Has 'No Interest' in Playing for Mike D'Antoni in 2014-15

    Kobe Bryant may slowly be realizing his mortality from a physical standpoint, but age seemingly hasn't affected his trademark unrelenting and demanding leadership style. If that means Mike D'Antoni has to lose his job, so be it...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 4 months ago 201,198 reads 495 comments

  15. ESPN's Stephen A. Smith: Mike D'Antoni Will Be Fired After 2013-14 Season

    Mike' D'Antoni should start practicing his "I was just fired" strut. Speaking on ESPN's First Take , Stephen A. Smith suggested that D'Antoni's first full season as head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers could also be his last...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 53,031 reads 119 comments

  16. Lakers Rumors: Firing Mike D'Antoni Midseason Wouldn't Do the Team Any Good

    Despite the injuries and old core, the Los Angeles Lakers have easily been bad enough to warrant Mike D'Antoni 's firing. But with just 19 games remaining, it wouldn't positively or negatively impact the next chapter for the franchise...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 4 months ago 4,505 reads 17 comments

  17. Report: Lakers Not Considering Firing D'Antoni Despite Franchise's Worst Loss

    Mike D'Antoni 's job as the head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers is safe. For now, anyway. According to ESPN's Ramona Shelburne and Dave McMenamin , Lakers general ...

    Josh Martin Written by Josh Martin about 4 months ago 36,430 reads 214 comments

  18. Mike D'Antoni Tells Pau Gasol Through Media to 'Keep It in House'

    Tensions are running high with the Los Angeles Lakers having lost 26 of their last 32 games, and the team's most recent stretch of three straight losses has head coach Mike D'Antoni and Pau Gasol at odds...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 14,891 reads 65 comments

  19. Is There Any Reason to Keep Mike D'Antoni Around Next Season?

    The Los Angeles Lakers might just be better off retaining Mike D’Antoni at least for another season. His contract ends in 2014-15, but he has a club option for 2015-16 per Ramona Shelburne of ESPN...

    J.M. Poulard Written by J.M. Poulard about 4 months ago 16,343 reads 213 comments

  20. Pau Gasol Is Exactly Right to Rip Mike D'Antoni, LA Lakers for Selfish Play

    When you're right, you're right. And Pau Gasol is (beyond) right. Following their 118-98 loss to the Indiana Pacers , Gasol had more than a few words of pointed criticism for his self-serving and ungoverned Los Angeles Lakers ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 4 months ago 13,014 reads 78 comments

  21. Mike D'Antoni Takes Ironic Dig at Kendall Marshall

    Kendall Marshall has had a serious resurgence since joining the Los Angeles Lakers . Just a couple months ago, the point guard couldn't get on an NBA roster and was toiling away in the D-League...

    Sim Risso Written by Sim Risso about 5 months ago 14,713 reads 66 comments

  22. Will Mike D'Antoni Help Talented MarShon Brooks Realize Potential with Lakers?

    Wednesday night was all about the future for the Los Angeles Lakers . The Staples Center faithful bid a not-so-fond farewell to despised former center Dwight Howard as he returned for his first appearance as a member of the Houston Rockets ...

    Joe  Flynn Written by Joe Flynn about 5 months ago 22,720 reads 54 comments

  23. Mike D'Antoni's Next Step Should Be Starring as a College Head Coach

    At some point, Mike D'Antoni will depart from the Los Angeles Lakers , and his next stop might have to be in college. His departure from the Lakers will come either via resignation or because the franchise opts for a different direction...

    J.M. Poulard Written by J.M. Poulard about 5 months ago 10,271 reads 31 comments

  24. Lakers Rumors: Latest on Carmelo Anthony and Lake Show Trade News

    Believe it or not, the 2014 NBA Playoffs could be without the New York Knicks , Boston Celtics and Los Angeles Lakers . That would be the first time in league history that the three organizations have all missed the postseason in the same year...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 5 months ago 19,419 reads 11 comments

  25. Mike D'Antoni's System Becoming LA Lakers' Biggest Problem

    Slowly but surely, Mike D’Antoni’s small-ball system is taking over, and it's becoming the Los Angeles Lakers ' biggest problem...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 5 months ago 14,830 reads 73 comments