1. Offseason Moves the LA Lakers Should Have Made

    Mitch Kupchak put together a really nice offseason for the Los Angeles Lakers . But it could’ ve been better...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 months ago 7,330 reads 29 comments

  2. Spotlighting and Breaking Down Los Angeles Lakers' Shooting Guard Position

    When discussing shooting guards on the Los Angeles Lakers , one name comes to mind. Kobe Bryant . If the Black Mamba is healthy enough to get back for the start of the regular season, he’ll be as spectacular as he’s ever been...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 months ago 3,071 reads 5 comments

  3. Raymond Felton Is the Key to NY Knicks' Contender Status This Season

    The fate of the New York Knicks in 2013-14 will largely be determined by Carmelo Anthony . Melo will need help from his shot-happy buddy J.R...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 months ago 4,979 reads 36 comments

  4. 10 Things Every Fan Needs to Know About LA Lakers for 2013-14 Season

    Welcome to the circus known as the Los Angeles Lakers . The show you are about to experience over the course of the 2014 NBA season will be full of hope, promise and unexpected surprises...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 months ago 29,001 reads 121 comments

  5. Los Angeles Lakers' Sleepers and Storylines to Watch This Preseason

    After a busy summer, the Los Angeles Lakers are coming into the 2014 season as a new team. Dwight Howard is gone, but the roster is younger and more equipped for Mike D’Antoni ’s offense...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 10 months ago 9,171 reads 27 comments

  6. Strategic Changes LA Lakers Must Make in 2013-14

    Last season was a disaster for the Los Angeles Lakers . After being named as 9-4 co-favorites to win a championship, via the Los Angeles Times , a team with Kobe Bryant , Dwight Howard , Steve Nash and Pau Gasol barely made the playoffs...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 months ago 9,850 reads 34 comments

  7. Why Nick Young Is Perfect for LA Lakers

    Brace yourselves, everyone— Nick Young has arrived. And he’s ready to take over Los Angeles on and off the court, both as a growing celebrity and a sharpshooter...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 months ago 8,831 reads 16 comments

  8. Why NY Knicks Will Win 2014 Atlantic Division Title

    The New York Knicks took a big leap in the right direction last season. NY won over 50 games, reached the Eastern Conference semifinals, allowed Carmelo Anthony to flourish ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 months ago 24,601 reads 233 comments

  9. Spotlighting and Breaking Down LA Lakers' Center Position

    Despite all of the drama surrounding him, the Los Angeles Lakers had one of the best centers in the league last season. Dwight Howard averaged 17.1 points, 12.4 rebounds and 2...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 months ago 15,644 reads 41 comments

  10. Diagnosing LA Lakers' Remaining Roster Flaws

    The Los Angeles Lakers ’ playoff hopes will be contingent primarily on one thing in 2014: health. Kobe Bryant , Pau Gasol and Steve Nash combined for 53.7 points, 16...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 months ago 11,432 reads 40 comments

  11. See Derrick Rose's Return from Torn ACL Through Eyes of Someone Who's Been There

    Derrick Rose did the right thing last season. He did what was best for the future of the Chicago Bulls and also for a generation of players who are recovering from their own injuries...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 months ago 40,476 reads 156 comments

  12. Predicting Los Angeles Lakers' Final 15-Man Roster

    This has been a busy summer for the Los Angeles Lakers . The team lost the best center in the NBA , but Mitch Kupchak still managed to improve the overall roster with ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 months ago 46,617 reads 124 comments

  13. 5 Things That LA Lakers Fans Will Miss About Metta World Peace

    Metta World Peace is gone. After four seasons and a championship won as a member of the Los Angeles Lakers , World Peace has taken his talents—and wacky personality—to the New York Knicks ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 11 months ago 13,451 reads 21 comments

  14. Ranking the Top 25 Players in LA Lakers History

    The Los Angeles Lakers are one of the greatest franchises in all of sports. Twenty-one Hall of Famers have donned the purple and gold, and that is a number that will continue to grow for years to come...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 12 months ago 31,446 reads 78 comments

  15. LA Lakers' Roster Now Makes Sense for Mike D'Antoni System, So He'd Better Win

    Mike D’Antoni ’s job will be on the line next season after a wildly disappointing 2013 campaign with the Los Angeles Lakers . To be fair, D’Antoni was thrown into a tough situation in Los Angeles...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 12 months ago 9,013 reads 20 comments

  16. How Amar'e Stoudemire Can Still Help the NY Knicks This Season

    When the New York Knicks signed Amar’e Stoudemire to a $100 million contract three years ago, the star power forward made a strong declaration. “The Knicks are back,” he proclaimed...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 12 months ago 5,552 reads 19 comments

  17. Winners and Losers from LA Lakers' Summer League Team

    The Los Angeles Lakers have had a busy offseason. Dwight Howard left L.A. and elected to sign with the Houston Rockets , but general manager Mitch Kupchak brought in some quality ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 12 months ago 17,931 reads 11 comments

  18. Why LA Lakers Shouldn't Count on Carmelo Anthony in 2014

    If you thought this summer’s NBA offseason was wild, just wait until 2014. After this season, there will be a pool of potential free agents that could include LeBron James ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 12 months ago 36,972 reads 182 comments

  19. How We'll Know When Kobe Bryant Is Fully Recovered from His Achilles Injury

    I’m not entirely sold on the fact that Kobe Bryant is a human being. I’ ve seen the Black Mamba play through ankle, back, wrist, finger and shoulder injuries that ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 12 months ago 25,525 reads 87 comments

  20. Los Angeles Lakers: Still Available Players Lakers Must Target

    When Dwight Howard left the Los Angeles Lakers this summer, all hope wasn ’t lost and the sky didn ’t fall. The Lakers were still the Lakers...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 12 months ago 19,938 reads 52 comments

  21. New York Knicks: Why the Knicks Should Steer Clear of Metta World Peace

    The New York Knicks are far from a complete team. But this is the best they’ ve been since 1993— Mike Woodson ’s squad will be looking to build off its first division title since the Patrick Ewing era...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 12 months ago 18,375 reads 108 comments

  22. Power Ranking Every Phoenix Suns Player Already on Roster

    The Phoenix Suns are coming into 2014 looking to make a splash by earning a trip to the postseason. While the Los Angeles Lakers are in an unfamiliar state of mediocrity, the ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 1 year ago 5,590 reads 27 comments

  23. Key Storylines for Los Angeles Lakers' Summer League Team

    Let’s take a deep breath and forget about everything that has to do with Dwight Howard , the Houston Rockets and all of the headache that the Los Angeles Lakers have been put through this summer...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 1 year ago 13,607 reads 55 comments

  24. Los Angeles Lakers: Why Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard Were Doomed From the Start

    Before I dive into the wild world of the Los Angeles Lakers , I want you to picture something. Picture yourself with a dog—an energetic, playful Labrador...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 1 year ago 23,586 reads 88 comments

  25. New York Knicks: Choosing Pablo Prigioni over Chris Copeland Was a Mistake

    The New York Knicks have not always made great basketball decisions. But this past season, I forgot all about the Isiah Thomas era and how awful the team’s front office had been for past decade...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 1 year ago 7,407 reads 52 comments