1. NBA Playoffs 2011: L.A. Lakers vs. New Orleans Hornets Game 4 Report Card

    Fueled by Chris Paul 's triple double, the New Orleans Hornets defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 93-88 Sunday night to even their first-round playoff series at two games apiece...

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  2. NBA Playoffs 2011: L.A. Lakers vs. New Orleans Hornets Game 4 Live Blog

    Happy Easter, everyone. Welcome to the Los Angeles Lakers vs New Orleans Hornets Game 4 live blog. The game will be starting in roughly 15 minutes...

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  3. NBA Playoffs 2011: LA Lakers Vs. New Orleans Hornets Game 3 Report Card

    The Los Angeles Lakers beat the New Orleans Hornets 100-86 Friday night to take a 2-1 advantage in their best of seven first-round playoff series. The defending champs got a big game from Kobe Bryant ...

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  4. L.A. Lakers: Shaquille O'Neal and the Greatest Centers in Team History

    One thing is for certain: The Los Angeles Lakers have never been short when it comes to dominating centers...

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  5. NBA Playoffs 2011: Predicting the Outcome of LA Lakers vs. New Orleans, Game 3

    The Los Angeles Lakers beat the New Orleans Hornets 87-78 Wednesday night in Game 2 of their best-of-seven playoff series. The series is now tied at one game a piece...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 1,536 reads 2 comments

  6. NBA Playoffs 2011: LA Lakers vs. New Orleans Hornets Game One Post-Game Reaction

    The Los Angeles Lakers started their title defense on a sour note Sunday afternoon, falling to the New Orleans Hornets 109-100 in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series...

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  7. 2011 NBA Playoff Predictions: Breaking Down LA Lakers vs New Orleans Hornets

    After narrowly defeating the Sacramento Kings on Wednesday night, the Los Angeles Lakers secured the No. 2 seed in this year’s Western Conference playoffs and a first-round matchup with the No...

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  8. Kobe Bryant: Comparing His Accolades to Michael Jordan's

    From the time Kobe Bryant broke into the NBA as a rookie in 1996, he has been compared to the great Michael Jordan...

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  9. Los Angeles Lakers: Power Ranking Each of Their NBA Championship Teams

    Since moving to Los Angeles from Minneapolis in 1960, the Los Angeles Lakers have won 11 NBA championships...

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  10. Buster Posey and Carlos Gonzalez: 5 Potential First-Time NL All-Stars

    Now that the 2011 Major League Baseball season is underway, fans are enjoying the crack of the bat and the smell of freshly cooked hot dogs in stadiums across the country...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 1,913 reads 1 comments

  11. L.A. Lakers: Do They Want the Hornets or Blazers in the First Round?

    As the playoffs draw closer, it appears as though the Lakers' two likeliest opponents in the first round of the playoffs will be either the New Orleans Hornets or the Portland Trail Blazers...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 1,565 reads 8 comments

  12. Los Angeles Lakers: 5 Reasons Why Andrew Bynum's 'Untouchable' Tag Is Permanent

    Since the Lakers returned from the All-Star break, the team has won 15 of 16 games. A huge part of this can be attributed to the improved play of Andrew Bynum . In his 14 games since the break, Bynum has averaged 13 rebounds and 11 points a game...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 5,678 reads 47 comments

  13. Los Angeles Lakers Playoff Watch: Previewing Potential First-Round Opponents

    Last time I checked the calendar, it indicated it was almost April. This can only mean one thing: The NBA playoffs are on the horizon! Currently, the Lakers are the second seed in the Western Conference...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 2,050 reads 5 comments

  14. Kobe Bryant's 10 Biggest Motivations to Win His Sixth Title

    Whether you love him or hate him, there is no denying Kobe Bryant will go down as one of the greatest, most decorated players in NBA history. Kobe and the Lakers are chasing their third straight championship this season...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 23,692 reads 37 comments

  15. March Madness 2011 Predictions: Ranking the Head Coaches of the Sweet 16

    Besides the pulse pounding games and all the star players, fans are also treated to some of the best coaching the game has to offer each and every March. College basketball boasts some of the greatest coaches in American sports...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 10,845 reads 33 comments

  16. March Madness 2011 Predictions: Which Stars Will Explode in Round 3?

    Now that the second round of the NCAA tournament is nearly in the books, fans can start looking forward to all of the intriguing matchups in round three...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 1,271 reads 4 comments

  17. Los Angeles Lakers Playoff Watch: 6 Reasons Why They Have the Spurs' Number

    The Lakers and Spurs have been the class of the NBA over the past decade. Over the last ten years, the two teams have combined to win seven championships...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 2,115 reads 18 comments

  18. March Madness 2011 Bracket: Power Ranking the Top 10 Players in the West Region

    So, all of the dust has finally settled, and the bracket for the 2011 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament has been set. Ohio State, Pitt, Duke and Kansas claimed the four No. 1 seeds in this year's tournament...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 2,961 reads 16 comments

  19. Los Angeles Lakers Playoff Watch: Ranking the Opposing Team's Biggest Advantages

    Winning three championships in a row is certainly no easy task. However, many people believe the Los Angeles Lakers are the favorites to do just that...

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  20. Big 12 Basketball Tournament 2011: Ranking the Potential Upsets

    Today the 2011 Big 12 basketball tournament will get underway in Kansas City. The Big 12 is loaded this season with teams who could make some serious noise when the big dance starts next week...

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  21. Los Angeles Lakers: 10 Reasons No One Can Beat Them in a 7-Game Series

    In the midst of all the panic surrounding the Los Angeles Lakers this season for not being on pace to win 70 games, people seem to forget they are the defending back-to-back world champions...

    Joshua Sexton Written by Joshua Sexton about over 3 years ago 23,871 reads 91 comments

  22. Los Angeles Lakers Trade Rumors: 5 Reasons They Must Deal Before Deadline

    After their hot start to the season, the Lakers have struggled to look like the two-time defending champions...

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  23. Kobe Bryant CBA Lockout Rumors: Would Leaving for Europe Ruin His NBA Career?

    Last week, Kobe told the Los Angeles Times that he would not be opposed to playing in Europe next season in the event of a lockout...

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  24. Kobe Bryant: 5 Reasons He's Still the Best Choice To Take the Final Shot

    Despite his aging body, Kobe Bryant is still one of the game's most dominating and clutch players. Kobe has taken and made many clutch shots throughout his storied career. With that being said, don't be surprised if there are more on the horizon...

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  25. Los Angeles Lakers Trade Rumors: Can We Please Have Some Faith?

    Let me be the first to say: the Lakers have not played spirited basketball at times this season. In addition, it is also extremely frustrating that besides the Oklahoma City victory, the team does not have a win against an elite team this season...

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