1. Los Angeles Lakers: 10 Reasons Andrew Bynum Will Never Be the Team's Focal Point

    In a recent interview with FanHouse, Andrew Bynum said he believes he can become the best center in the NBA. Bynum alluded to the fact that before he can become the top center in the NBA, he must first become the focal point on his own team...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 24,376 reads 12 comments

  2. Pau Gasol: 10 Reasons Why He Is the Key to the Lakers' Three-Peat

    Since Pau Gasol joined the Lakers in the middle of the 2008 season, the team has been to three straight NBA Finals and has won back-to-back championships. But at times this season, the Lakers have not looked like a championship basketball team...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 22,245 reads 36 comments

  3. Steve Nash Trade Rumors: Should the Lakers Forfeit Andrew Bynum for Steve Nash?

    There is no question that when Andrew Bynum is healthy and playing well the Lakers are nearly impossible to beat. He is easily the team's most physical frontcourt player, and is the Lakers' only core player still waiting to hit his prime...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 14,161 reads 47 comments

  4. Carmelo Anthony Trade Rumors: Keeping Up With The Joneses?

    It appears that Carmelo Anthony will not be a Denver Nugget much longer. A trade could go down as early as this week or could be held up until the trade deadline, depending on Carmelo's willingness to sign a contract extension with the Nets...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 510 reads 0 comments

  5. NBA All-Grit Team: Joakim Noah and 12 Players Not Afraid to Get Their Nose Dirty

    The following 12 players will not always have the most beautiful box scores, the most jersey sales or highlights on ESPN. Heck, some of the more casual fans may not even know who some of them are...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 1,484 reads 8 comments

  6. Los Angeles Lakers' Stock: Who Is Rising and Falling In 2011?

    The Los Angeles Lakers have a slew of established, veteran basketball players who are either in their prime or a bit past it...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 9,318 reads 12 comments

  7. Kobe Bryant's Sore Knee: Should the Los Angeles Lakers Rest Him until Playoffs?

    According to a recent interview ran by the New York Post 's Peter Vecsey , Kobe Bryant has rarely practiced with the Lakers this season to preserve his surgically repaired right knee...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 2,477 reads 15 comments

  8. Los Angeles Lakers Looking for Answers: Five Ways To Fix Their Current Slump

    In case you have been away the last couple of weeks, the Lakers are not playing very spirited basketball at the moment. The team has lost four of its last six games, including three blowout losses on their home floor...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 10,010 reads 12 comments

  9. Los Angeles Lakers' 2011 Schedule: 10 Must-See Games

    As 2011 approaches, some of the Lakers' most intriguing and difficult games of the season are on the horizon...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 1,877 reads 4 comments

  10. NBA Throwdowns: Ranking The Craziest Fights/Outbursts Over The Decade

    Everyone knows this is the season for both giving and receiving. Some players in the following videos either gave or received, while others did a little of both. The past decade there have been some memorable outbursts and fights amongst NBA players...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 5,219 reads 16 comments

  11. Los Angeles Lakers vs. Miami Heat: Preview of Christmas Day Showdown

    After months of anticipation, the Christmas Day showdown between the Lakers and Heat is just hours away...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 578 reads 3 comments

  12. Lamar Odom: Dr. Jekyll or Mr. Hyde for the Los Angeles Lakers?

    To the joy of all Lakers fans, Andrew Bynum made his return to the court this week. Bynum's impact on the team has been felt immediately. The Lakers have won all four games since Bynum returned last Tuesday night...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 961 reads 3 comments

  13. Andrew Bynum Returns: His Value To the Lakers More Evident Than Ever

    Andrew Bynum made his season debut Tuesday night in a victory against the Washington Wizards. Bynum played a total of 17 minutes, scoring seven points and blocking two shots...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 1,246 reads 11 comments

  14. Kobe Bryant for MVP: 10 Reasons Why Kobe Could Take Home the Award This Season

    Although Kobe Bryant is considered by many to be one of the greatest players of all-time, he only has one regular season MVP award. With that being said, it is not out of the question that Kobe could claim his second Maurice Podoloff Trophy this season...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 10,869 reads 35 comments

  15. NBA Trade Rumors: 5 Trade Ideas That Make Sense

    Even though the trade deadline is still more than two months away, it is never too early to start thinking of trade scenarios that would improve certain teams...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 75 reads 15 comments

  16. Los Angeles Lakers' 3-Peat Attempt: 7 Lineup Changes That Guarantee the Trifecta

    The Los Angeles Lakers have arguably the best starting lineup and bench in the NBA. Add in the fact they have won the last two championships, and it is safe to say the Lakers' rotation ...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 7,713 reads 21 comments

  17. L.A. Lakers Hit Four-Game Losing Streak, But No Need To Panic

    On Wednesday night, the Lakers lost their fourth consecutive game. Along with the general frustration of losing four games in a row, the loss had a little more significance than others...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 809 reads 7 comments

  18. L.A. Lakers' Regular Season Checklist: 10 Things To Accomplish Before April

    For the Los Angeles Lakers, the 82-game regular season can seem like a formality, as the team anxiously awaits to defend its championship this spring. However, the regular season is not something to be taken lightly...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 5,886 reads 9 comments

  19. Andrew Bynum's 2008 Knee Injury: A Blessing in Disguise for the LA Lakers?

    One of the few dark spots for the Lakers the last three seasons has been the health of Andrew Bynum . The last three seasons, Bynum has suffered three different knee injuries...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 1,709 reads 5 comments

  20. Los Angeles Lakers' 2010-2011 Sixth Man: Lamar Odom Or Andrew Bynum?

    Both the Los Angeles Lakers and Lamar Odom are off to great starts this season. Odom is averaging 14 points, ten rebounds, and four assists per game, helping the Lakers to a 12-2 record...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 1,985 reads 25 comments

  21. Steve Nash Trade Rumors: Ranking 7 Most Likely Destinations for Nash This Season

    As of right now, no one knows what the Phoenix Suns' long term plans are, including Steve Nash. After Amar'e Stoudemire left for New York this summer, the Suns were left with a big hole to fill in their lineup...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 6,562 reads 20 comments

  22. Let's Get Defensive: Who Is The Los Angeles Lakers' Best Defender For 2010-11?

    The last couple seasons, the Los Angeles Lakers have established themselves as one of the best defensive teams in the NBA on their way to winning back-to-back championships...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 813 reads 9 comments

  23. Early-Season Delights: 5 Inspiring Performances from Early in the NBA Season

    Although only a couple of weeks old, the 2010-11 season has already proven to be quite exciting, as both players and teams have turned in inspiring performances that are sure to be in fans' memories for quite awhile...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 1,868 reads 7 comments

  24. Remembering the 2002-2003 Season: Kobe's Streak of 9 Straight 40-Point Games

    For a few minutes, let's flash back to the 2002-2003 NBA season. The Lakers were attempting to win four straight titles, LeBron James wouldn't be in the league for another season, ...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 7,603 reads 8 comments

  25. L.A. Lakers Purple & Gold Tears: Five Heartbreaking Losses Over The Past Decade

    Since Phil Jackson came to the Lakers before the 1999-2000 season, the team has won five NBA championships and seven Western Conference titles...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 1,260 reads 26 comments