1. Lakers News: Isaiah Thomas Calls Lonzo Ball a 'Special Young Talent'

    Rookie point guard Lonzo Ball is expected to return from injury on Friday night against the Dallas Mavericks , calling into question how the team might utilize Ball and Isaiah Thomas and which one of them might start...

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  2. Isiah Thomas Says LeBron James Should Join Warriors If He Leaves Cavaliers

    If LeBron James is soliciting advice about his NBA future, Hall of Famer Isiah Thomas has a suggestion should he decide to leave the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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  3. 5 Goals for the Los Angeles Lakers Following the All-Star Game

    The Los Angeles Lakers steer toward the final stretch of the 2017-18 season with no obvious aims ahead. Their first-round draft pick is long gone, so they won't be participating in what could be an epic/embarrassing race to the bottom...

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  4. Mike D'Antoni Jokes Warriors Players Tried Drawing Up Plays in NBA All-Star Game

    The Houston Rockets and Golden State Warriors may have a budding rivalry, but members of both parties were able to get along during Sunday night's All-Star Game...

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  5. Kobe Bryant Says Favorite Moment with Shaq Was Mooning Fans on Lakers' Team Bus

    Kobe Bryant and Shaquille O'Neal won three NBA championships together during their time with the Los Angeles Lakers , but one moment from the 2002 Western Conference Finals against the Sacramento Kings stood out for Kobe...

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  6. Kobe Bryant Almost Went to Bulls Before Shaquille O'Neal Requested Trade in 2004

    Former NBA superstar Kobe Bryant revealed to Shaquille O'Neal during their hourlong TNT special amid the All-Star Weekend festivities that he was ready to go to the Chicago ...

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  7. Paul George Greeted by 'We Want Paul' Chants in LA for NBA All-Star Weekend

    Fans in Los Angeles showered Oklahoma City Thunder swingman Paul George with " We want Paul" chants Saturday during his media availability following All-Star practice...

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  8. Suns Guard Devin Booker Wins 3-Point Contest with Record-Setting 28 Points

    The NBA 's Three-Point Contest got off to a rough start Saturday night at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, with the contestants laying bricks throughout the first round. Not a single shooter reached the 20-point plateau in the opening frame...

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  9. Shaquille O'Neal, Kobe Bryant Discuss 1st Fight, Lakers Breakup on TNT

    During a discussion on TNT, Shaquille O'Neal and Kobe Bryant talked about their first fight as Los Angeles Lakers teammates and how their shared L.A. tenure ended...

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  10. Kevin Durant Says He's Speaking to Russell Westbrook: 'It's All Love' in the End

    Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook are officially on speaking terms. The former Oklahoma City Thunder teammates and current members of Team LeBron have had a thawing in their relationship, according to Durant...

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  11. Numbers Say Klay Thompson Is the Favorite in Saturday's 3-Point Contest

    The NBA 's 2018 All-Star Weekend kicks off with Saturday night's three-point shooting contest, which features a stacked lineup of stars from around the league...

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  12. Channing Frye out at Least 1 Week After Emergency Appendectomy

    Los Angeles Lakers center Channing Frye underwent an appendectomy Friday night and will be evaluated in a week. Mike Bresnahan of Spectrum SportsNet reported the news...

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  13. LaVar Ball: LeBron James Will Sign with Lakers; Lonzo Will Make Him Better

    LaVar Ball predicted Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James will sign with the Los Angeles Lakers as a free agent and said his son, Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball, is going to help the NBA 's gold standard reach even greater heights...

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  14. Lavar Ball Says He's Not Afraid of Magic Johnson, Lakers

    After previously being told to tone down his criticisms of Los Angeles Lakers head coach Luke Walton, LaVar Ball isn't afraid to keep talking...

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  15. Kobe Bryant Says Only 'Special' Players Can Be Lakers

    Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant said the organization shouldn't need to make a major sales pitch to convince top free agents to join one of the NBA 's most storied franchises...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  16. NBA Celebrity All-Star Game 2018 Rosters, Team Coaches and MVP Prediction

    Lights, camera, action! The NBA 2018 Celebrity All-Star Game, presented by Ruffles, will be played Friday night at the Verizon Up Arena at the Los Angeles Convention Center...

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  17. What If LeBron James or Paul George Says No to LA Lakers This Offseason?

    LOS ANGELES — On the day of the NBA trade deadline, the Cleveland Cavaliers created a direct path for LeBron James to head west this offseason, straight to the Los Angeles Lakers ...

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  18. Adam Silver Says Magic Johnson, Lakers' Tampering Fine Was Clear Message to NBA

    NBA Commissioner Adam Silver defended the league's decision to fine Los Angeles Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson after Johnson praised Milwaukee Bucks star Giannis Antetokounmpo ...

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  19. Charles Barkley Recalls Playing Drunk After Celebrating Trade That Fell Through

    Charles Barkley shared a story on Jimmy Kimmel Live! about playing drunk after celebrating a trade that never happened...

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  20. Klay Thompson Says Goal Is to Play for Warriors His Entire Career

    Despite being ticketed for free agency following the 2018-19 NBA season, Klay Thompson hopes to spend his entire career with the Golden State Warriors . "I've always said that," he told Mark Medina of the Bay Area News Group...

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  21. Lonzo Ball Releases Tribute Song to Father, LaVar, on New Mixtape 'Born 2 Ball'

    Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball 's latest music release is a tribute song to his father, LaVar Ball...

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  22. Report: Magic Johnson Admonished LaVar Ball Associate for Luke Walton Comments

    The Los Angeles Lakers have been publicly mum about LaVar Ball's public comments on his son Lonzo Ball, the status of the team and head coach Luke Walton. Privately, however, is reportedly a different matter...

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  23. Lonzo Ball Had 'No Reaction' to LaVar's Threat to Lakers; 'He Always Talks'

    Earlier this week , LaVar Ball told Lithuanian media he would pull his son Lonzo Ball away from the Los Angeles Lakers if they didn't acquire his other sons, LiAngelo and LaMelo...

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  24. Shooting 23 Percent from 3, Andre Iguodala Suddenly a Liability for Warriors

    The Golden State Warriors are the best team in the NBA . They're the defending champions. At 44-14, they trail the Houston Rockets by a half game for the league's best record heading into the All-Star break and lead the league in net rating ...

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  25. Steve Kerr Discusses Need for Gun Reform After Florida High School Shooting

    Golden State Warriors head coach Steve Kerr addressed the need for gun reform in the wake of Wednesday's shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, ...

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