1. Los Angeles Lakers Must Aggressively Think Big Picture at NBA Trade Deadline

    When you’re as awful as the Los Angeles Lakers , blindly stomping through transitory desolation, great expectations do not likely exist at the NBA trade deadline...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 3 months ago 26,780 reads 26 comments

  2. Lakers Trade Rumors: Hottest Reports Surrounding Los Angeles

    The Los Angeles Lakers might find themselves mired in the oddest rebuild the Association has to offer, but that hasn't stopped the team's name from coming up often ahead of the Feb...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 months ago 78,979 reads 2 comments

  3. Lakers Rumors: Trade Buzz Surrounding Nick Young, Brandon Bass and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers are in the midst of rebuilding, but the franchise could still be active at the 2016 NBA trade deadline. No one expected this team to be much better than its current 11-44 record, so nothing done will be out of panic...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 months ago 27,768 reads 6 comments

  4. Lakers Reportedly Oppose Ads on Jerseys: Latest Details and Reaction

    There are already ads on W NBA jerseys, and the majority of NBA teams apparently want the practice to cross over into their league. Just don’t count the Los Angeles Lakers as one of them...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 47,783 reads 94 comments

  5. Lakers Trade Rumors: Examining Top Buzz After NBA All-Star Weekend 2016

    Only in the NBA could an 11-win team dominate the headlines ahead of a trade deadline. But these are the Los Angeles Lakers , 11-44 through the All-Star break...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 3 months ago 7,938 reads 4 comments

  6. Los Angeles Lakers' 2016 NBA Trade-Deadline Strategy Blueprint

    It is no secret the Los Angeles Lakers have been in rebuilding mode for years now, and their annual losses have consistently increased during the process...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 3 months ago 93,757 reads 185 comments

  7. Kobe Bryant's All-Star Going-Away Party Comes at Fitting Time in NBA's Evolution

    The 2016 NBA All-Star Game capped a weekend devoted to celebrating Kobe Bryant , just as it signaled that the league he iconically defined for two decades no longer needs him. That's different than saying it doesn't want him anymore...

    Grant Hughes Written by Grant Hughes about 3 months ago 177,665 reads 263 comments

  8. Kevin Hart with a Late Rally to Almost Beat Draymond Green in 3-Point Contest

    So close, Kevin Hart. So close. The comedian faced off with Draymond Green in a special three-point contest Saturday in Toronto , giving the Golden State Warriors star a run for his money...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 3 months ago 42,348 reads 37 comments

  9. To Understand the End of Kobe Bryant, You Must Understand Where It Began

    Kobe Bryant was 18 years old when he formally introduced himself as a budding star to a national audience...

    Michael Pina Written by Michael Pina about 3 months ago 133,156 reads 98 comments

  10. Stephen & Ayesha Curry Lip-Sync Minions' 'Banana' Song with Michelle Obama

    Ayesha Curry is pretty much the queen of Dubsmash. Considering she and husband Stephen Curry have teamed up for the occasional duet in the past, it was really only fitting ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 3 months ago 97,784 reads 104 comments

  11. Klay Thompson Comments on Warriors' Pursuit of Bulls' 72-10 Record

    Heading into the All-Star break, the 48-4 Golden State Warriors are one game ahead of the pace the 1995-96 Chicago Bulls set when they went an NBA -record 72-10...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 17,208 reads 104 comments

  12. Warriors Set All-Time Mark for Best Record at All-Star Break

    The Golden State Warriors enter the All-Star break as owners of a 48-4 record, with the corresponding .923 winning percentage setting an all-time NBA record at the break, per Elias Sports Bureau (via ESPN Stats & Info )...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 3 months ago 5,175 reads 16 comments

  13. Cavaliers Fans Salute Kobe Bryant with Final Standing Ovation

    For Kobe Bryant , it was nothing but love during his last road trip to The Land. The highly anticipated matchup against LeBron James , the second-to-last of its kind, would have alone been a memorable moment in the Black Mamba retirement tour...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 3 months ago 10,106 reads 7 comments

  14. LeBron James Pass Takes D'Angelo Russell Down with Shot to the Groin

    You can drop your opponent with a crossover. You can drop them with a posterizing jam. This, however, probably isn't the best way to do it...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 3 months ago 46,162 reads 145 comments

  15. Markieff Morris Shoves Teammate Archie Goodwin in Huddle vs. Warriors

    Phoenix Suns forward Markieff Morris shoved teammate Archie Goodwin in the huddle on the bench during a timeout in Wednesday night's game against the Golden State Warriors ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 months ago 99,652 reads 182 comments

  16. DeAndre Jordan Flushes Chris Paul Lob over the Top of Marcus Smart

    They're the team from Lob City for a reason. Late in the first quarter against the Boston Celtics , a driving DeAndre Jordan leaped to high-point a well-timed lob from Chris Paul and flushed it home—right in the face of defender Marcus Smart...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 3 months ago 14,803 reads 13 comments

  17. NBA Championship Odds Update: Warriors Lead Cavaliers, Spurs on Betting Lines

    The Golden State Warriors (46-4) are off to a better start than the Chicago Bulls were 20 years ago when they set the NBA record for single-season wins with a 72-10 record...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 3 months ago 3,217 reads 0 comments

  18. Kobe Bryant Gifts Paul George Pair of Shoes After Pacers Edge Lakers

    Kobe Bryant might have ruled out on-court gift presentations for his farewell tour, but he never laid out any ground rules for giving gifts...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 3 months ago 76,525 reads 23 comments

  19. George Karl Reportedly to Be Fired Before 2016 NBA All-Star Break

    On Saturday, ESPN.com's Marc Stein reported the Sacramento Kings were mulling over the thought of firing head coach George Karl , and it appears as though they have made their decision...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 3 months ago 21,337 reads 68 comments

  20. Rajon Rondo Reveals Kings Players Skipped Shootaround Before Game vs. Cavaliers

    The Sacramento Kings lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday in blowout fashion, 120-100, but that was the least of the organization's worries...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 80,993 reads 45 comments

  21. Kobe Bryant Rises to Throw Down a Dunk, Lays It In

    Kobe Bryant has nothing left to prove, and he knows it. The Los Angeles Lakers star had plenty of time and space when rookie D'Angelo Russell lobbed a pass down the court during the second quarter of Monday's game against the Indiana Pacers ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 3 months ago 28,164 reads 66 comments

  22. Fresh NBA Trade Deadline Deals for the Los Angeles Lakers to Consider

    The Feb. 18 midseason trade deadline is less than two weeks away. Meanwhile, the Los Angeles Lakers continue to sputter in last place in the Western Conference—large blocks of losses sporadically interrupted by a feel-good win or two...

    David  Murphy Written by David Murphy about 3 months ago 89,949 reads 32 comments

  23. Steve Kerr to Warriors vs. OKC: 'About Time We Got a Close Game to Play In'

    The Golden State Warriors have steamrolled their way through the first half of the season. The reigning NBA champs sported a pretty 45-4 record heading into their Saturday night ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 3 months ago 41,245 reads 182 comments

  24. Beyonce and Jay Z Take in Warriors-Thunder Courtside

    Beyonce spent some quality time at another arena just a few miles up the road from Levi's Stadium, where she'll take the stage with Coldplay for the Super Bowl 50 halftime show Sunday...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 3 months ago 32,850 reads 80 comments

  25. George Karl Discusses Rajon Rondo Before Kings vs. Celtics

    Rajon Rondo will return to Boston as the enemy for the second time when the Sacramento Kings take on the Boston Celtics on Sunday. Rondo has revived his career with the Kings, leading the league with 11...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 3 months ago 11,379 reads 38 comments