1. Laker Fans Need to Calm Down: These Trade Rumors Are Getting Absurd

    "Trade for Deron Williams!!!" "We need to get rid of Pau!!!" "Bynum's never going to grow up!!!" "The Lakers can never win as long as Kobe is the leader!!!" These are all absurd statements that have been uttered by Laker fans and haters alike...

    Ryan Ori Asher Written by Ryan Ori Asher about over 2 years ago 6,697 reads 86 comments

  2. LeBron James: How a Laker Fan Has Decided the Hate Has Gone Too Far

    As anybody who has read my comments on Bleacher Report would know, I've never been a LeBron James fan. In fact, I've been one of his biggest detractors since he joined this league...

    Ryan Ori Asher Written by Ryan Ori Asher about over 2 years ago 1,011 reads 6 comments

  3. Kobe-Mike Debate Has Become Tiresome, Overused and Irrelevant

    Recently, I was reading a Laker article on this very site when I saw a giant debate in the comments section about whether or not Kobe would ever be as good as MJ...

    Ryan Ori Asher Written by Ryan Ori Asher about over 2 years ago 169 reads 18 comments

  4. NBA Playoffs 2012: A Laker Fan's Perspective of the Playoffs Thus Far

    Whew! What a series! After an unnecessarily long series, the Los Angeles Lakers finally knocked out the feisty Denver Nuggets to advance to Round 2 and a date with the Oklahoma City Thunder ...

    Ryan Ori Asher Written by Ryan Ori Asher about over 2 years ago 1,271 reads 12 comments

  5. Why the Los Angeles Lakers' Internal Demons Are Their Own Worst Enemy

    After watching the entire Lakers -Thunders game, I am seething mad, but not for the reasons you may think. I am furious because the Lakers have just shown me that they should be the top team in the league...

    Ryan Ori Asher Written by Ryan Ori Asher about over 2 years ago 481 reads 4 comments

  6. Andrew Bynum: Maturity the Key to Success

    Andrew Bynum has shown this year that he is the best pure center in the NBA. No offense to Dwight Howard, who is the best athlete at the center position by a long shot, but Bynum is the last of the old-school centers...

    Ryan Ori Asher Written by Ryan Ori Asher about over 2 years ago 198 reads 0 comments

  7. Lakers Fans Need to Calm Down: We're Ready to Rock

    "David Stern just ruined us by vetoing our trade!" "No Howard??? Now what? "Who the hell is Troy Murphy?" Lakers fans have been, to put it lightly, panicking...

    Ryan Ori Asher Written by Ryan Ori Asher about almost 3 years ago 544 reads 4 comments

  8. L.A. Lakers Do Not Need a Superstar, They Need Common Sense

    There seems to be an absurd idea floating around. People seem to think the Lakers , as they are currently built, cannot contend anymore...

    Ryan Ori Asher Written by Ryan Ori Asher about over 3 years ago 4,689 reads 38 comments

  9. Kobe Bryant Mythbusting: Who Was Responsible for Kobe's Five Titles?

    "He couldn't do it without Shaq." "He couldn't do it without Pau." Oh please... One of the multitude of tactics used by those who would diminish all that Kobe Bryant has ...

    Ryan Ori Asher Written by Ryan Ori Asher about over 3 years ago 4,355 reads 193 comments