1. Los Angeles Lakers' Unacceptable Issue (And Greatest Opportunity)

    The Los Angeles Lakers have mustered a decent record (8-4) through the team’s first dozen games. A recent four-game winning streak and Kobe Bryant ’s legendary scoring feats are the buzz of many conversations among L...

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  2. Los Angeles Lakers: 5 Things That Will Make the Team Title Favorites Once Again

    LA Lakers fans are used to having their team win. Expectations are always high, as any season that doesn’t end with a championship is usually considered a failure...

    Ethan S Written by Ethan S about over 2 years ago 18,540 reads 48 comments

  3. Lakers Loss to Bulls on Christmas Is a Sign of Good Things to Come

    For many Lakers fans, the Christmas Day game against the Chicago Bulls presented a roller coaster of emotions. Before the game started, many did not know what to expect from the Lakers this season...

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  4. 50 Greatest NBA Players of All Time: Where Do LeBron James and Kobe Bryant Rank?

    At the 1997 NBA All-Star Game in Cleveland, the league announced the 50th Anniversary Team, representing the top 50 players in NBA history...

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  5. NBA Lockout: Should We Side with the Players or Owners?

    Since July 1, the NBA has locked out its players as the league waits for them to come to an agreement with owners over salaries...

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  6. Boston Celtics vs. Los Angeles Lakers: Which Is the NBA's Greatest Franchise?

    “The Los Angeles Lakers and Boston Celtics always win. It’s time for other NBA teams to win a championship.” Such is the sentiment of many basketball fans of other franchises...

    Ethan S Written by Ethan S about 3 years ago 8,606 reads 34 comments

  7. Michael Jordan's Bulls vs. Magic Johnson's Lakers: Which Dynasty Was Greater?

    Throughout NBA history, dynasties littered with legends dominated various eras. Not only were these teams remarkable for their accomplishments, but they also helped popularize the league...

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  8. Ranking the 10 Greatest NBA Coaches Currently in the League

    When most people think of the NBA , they tend to think of marquee teams and superstars. Teams such as the Knicks, Celtics, Lakers and Bulls often come to mind as well as superstars ...

    Ethan S Written by Ethan S about 3 years ago 18,285 reads 131 comments

  9. Jason Kidd vs. Gary Payton: Who Will Go Down as the Greater NBA Point Guard?

    In the NBA , point guards may have the toughest position to play. They have to safe guard the basketball while setting up the offensive sets and getting teammates in easy scoring positions...

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  10. L.A. Lakers: A Tribute to Chick Hearn, the Best Basketball Announcer of All Time

    The NBA ’s history is rich with the stories of legends. Most think of the great players to grace the courts, while others may think of the best coaches...

    Ethan S Written by Ethan S about 3 years ago 2,964 reads 20 comments

  11. NBA Power Rankings: 23 Greatest Wingmen in NBA History

    There are many different kinds of players that grace the courts of the NBA . In the middle are the centers and power forwards, usually the strongest and tallest athletes on the ...

    Ethan S Written by Ethan S about 3 years ago 3,229 reads 58 comments

  12. Dallas Mavericks: Winning the NBA Championship Pleased the Basketball Gods

    As the Dallas Mavericks defeated the Miami Heat 105-95 on Sunday to earn the franchise’s first NBA championship, we learned a lot of things along the way...

    Ethan S Written by Ethan S about over 3 years ago 1,521 reads 6 comments

  13. Magic Johnson: A Tribute to the Greatest Point Guard in NBA History

    The NBA Finals are upon us and once again fans are being treated to some spectacular performances by legends in the making...

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  14. NBA Power Rankings: Kobe Bryant and the 23 Most Prolific Scorers in NBA History

    It is often said that defense wins games and championships in the NBA . While there may be truth to this, it only explains part of the reality. In fact, scoring is still the number one measurement in the NBA...

    Ethan S Written by Ethan S about over 3 years ago 12,206 reads 194 comments

  15. NBA Playoffs 2011: 8 Reasons the Dallas Mavericks Are Destined to Win It All

    The 2011 NBA Postseason has certainly been full of surprises. Among the biggest stories in the headlines is the improbable playoff run by the Dallas Mavericks...

    Ethan S Written by Ethan S about over 3 years ago 21,509 reads 147 comments

  16. Derrick Rose vs. Chris Paul: Debating Who's the Best Point Guard in the NBA

    For many NBA fans, Derrick Rose and Chris Paul represent some of the best young talent the NBA has to offer. Both players are talented all around and are quite skilled at making teammates better and scoring in dominant fashion...

    Ethan S Written by Ethan S about over 3 years ago 9,308 reads 93 comments

  17. LA Lakers: 10 Moves They Must Make This Offseason to Contend Next Year

    As the current NBA season started, the Los Angeles Lakers were coming off back-to-back championships and three straight NBA Finals appearances...

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  18. NBA Power Rankings: Ranking Lamar Odom and Each of the Sixth Man Award-Winners

    At the end of each NBA season, the Sixth Man of the Year award is given out to the player voters feel makes the best contribution off the bench. Since the 1982-1983 season, 26 players have won this honor...

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  19. NBA Power Rankings: Dirk Nowitzki and 25 Best Players Who Have Never Won a Title

    The NBA , like most professional sports leagues, is defined by legends of the game. When people think of the NBA and its history, images of Michael Jordan, Wilt Chamberlain, Magic Johnson, Larry Bird, Kobe Bryant and Bill Russell come to mind...

    Ethan S Written by Ethan S about over 3 years ago 12,084 reads 94 comments

  20. Los Angeles Lakers: Grading Every Player from the 2010-2011 Season

    The 2010-2011 NBA season is finally over. For Lakers fans, it was a roller-coaster ride with extreme highs and lows. The team had incredible winning streaks, starting off the year going 8-0 and following the All-Star Break with a 17-1 record...

    Ethan S Written by Ethan S about over 3 years ago 155 reads 15 comments

  21. Los Angeles Lakers: Kobe Bryant and the Lakers All-Decade NBA Team

    During the 2000s decade (2000 – 2009), no NBA team experienced more success than the Los Angeles Lakers . During that span, the Lakers reached the NBA Finals six times and won four of them...

    Ethan S Written by Ethan S about over 3 years ago 8,811 reads 29 comments

  22. NBA Power Rankings: Dwyane Wade and the Most Creative Finisher from Each Team

    In the NBA, dominant scorers usually lead teams and strong defenses lead to success in the playoffs. Yet, normal scoring and defense do not usually draw much excitement out of crowds...

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  23. Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakers: Their Top 15 Current Myths

    I have a good friend who happens to be a staunch Portland Trail Blazers fan. When the topics of the Los Angeles Lakers or Kobe Bryant come up in conversation, his irrationality shows no bounds...

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  24. NBA Power Rankings: Jason Kidd & the Top 20 Point Guards from the Last 20 Years

    The point guard position in the NBA is an important role, as these players act as the floor generals for their respective teams...

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  25. LeBron James and the Big Cleveland Cavaliers Myth: He's No Basketball God

    LeBron James is a statistical marvel in the NBA . What shows up in the box scores is similar to how one can dominate in NBA video games...

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