1. Los Angeles Lakers: The Offseason Uncertainty Looms Large

    It’s a weird time here in Los Angeles to be a basketball fan. Both local teams' seasons have drawn to a close. Moreover, both are in a state of turmoil...

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  2. New York Jets: Mark Sanchez Departs for Philadelphia

    It’s official, Mark Sanchez is an Eagle. He heads down the I-95 to Philadelphia for greener pastures. The last two tumultuous years with the Jets are fading in the rear view mirror...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Victoria Sterling about 4 months ago 861 reads 3 comments

  3. Los Angeles Lakers: Can the Lakers Regain Their Winning Ways?

    I knew this season was lost when Kobe Bryant went down with a broken knee last December. Just as a practical matter, there was no way the Lakers were going to get out of the intensely competitive Western Conference without him...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Victoria Sterling about 5 months ago 811 reads 4 comments

  4. New York Jets: Will Mark Sanchez Be on the Roster in 2014?

    Will Mark Sanchez be a New York Jet in 2014? Short answer: Probably not. Will Mark Sanchez be drawing an NFL paycheck next year? Absolutely. There are several spots around the league where Sanchez could start immediately...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Victoria Sterling about 6 months ago 2,236 reads 13 comments

  5. Los Angeles Lakers: The Post-Christmas Wrap Up

    Everybody says there is no such thing as a moral victory. Maybe they're right. Maybe consider the Los Angeles Lakers ' 101-95 loss to the Miami Heat as an encouraging loss...

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  6. Next Up for the Los Angeles Lakers: The San Antonio Spurs

    Well, that didn ’t last long. After a thrilling opening-night upset against their hallway rivals, the LA Clippers , the Lakers turned right around and got routed by the Golden State Warriors 125-94...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Victoria Sterling about 9 months ago 1,394 reads 2 comments

  7. Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers: What Can We Expect This Season?

    Recently, Jalen Rose and Bill Simmons sat down for a Los Angeles Lakers preview podcast . It’s great! Check it out here . Both these guys know hoops and have deep sources...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Victoria Sterling about 9 months ago 1,831 reads 4 comments

  8. UCLA Guts out a Win Against Utah

    I guess they can’t all be blowouts. Have we gotten spoiled or what Bruins fans? UCLA gutted out a 34-27 win against Utah, but I think it actually might have been the best win of the still young season...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Victoria Sterling about 9 months ago 492 reads 4 comments

  9. New York Jets Jump Way Up Power Rankings

    So the Jets have made huge jumps in many NFL power rankings. Don’t get carried away Jets fans. This is not a repeat of 2009. The regression toward the mean will happen soon enough...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Victoria Sterling about 10 months ago 1,709 reads 15 comments

  10. Los Angeles Lakers: What if the Billboards Aren't About Dwight?

    Like any self-respecting Lakers fan, I am intensely following the free agency drama of Dwight Howard 's decision whether to remain with the Lakers. Which of course means I know all about the "STAY" billboards ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Victoria Sterling about 1 year ago 2,423 reads 2 comments

  11. Los Angeles Lakers: The 2012-13 Season in Retrospect

    How did a Los Angeles Lakers season that started off with such high hopes and anticipation end in such heartbreak? It was only late last summer when GM Mitch Kupchak engineered ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Victoria Sterling about 1 year ago 1,314 reads 9 comments

  12. Los Angeles Lakers: The First-Round Exit Is Nigh

    So yes, the Lakers made the playoffs and the seventh seed at that. But this isn't fun. It feels more like a death watch...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Victoria Sterling about 1 year ago 1,037 reads 7 comments

  13. Los Angeles Lakers: Is Metta World Peace Too Sexy?

    I don’t even know where to begin with the Lakers. Should I talk about how joyless the basketball is in LA right now? How the entire team looks exhausted? How I am exhausted ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Victoria Sterling about over 1 year ago 2,420 reads 5 comments

  14. Kobe's Injury Means Dwight Howard Gets to Prove He Can Lead the LA Lakers

    OK, Los Angeles Laker fans…don’t panic. Yet. As everybody knows by now, Kobe Bryant went down with a sprained ankle in the final seconds of the 96-92 loss to ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Victoria Sterling about over 1 year ago 5,106 reads 13 comments

  15. Los Angeles Lakers Mount Furious Comeback to Beat New Orleans

    This is what Lakers fans thought they were getting back in August when Mitch Kupchak pulled off a series of moves bringing Dwight Howard , Steve Nash and various other pieces to Los Angeles...

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  16. Los Angeles Lakers: Have They Found Their Mojo?

    When last we met, I was opining that the Lakers needed to recapture their mojo . They’d completely lost their swagger. Well Lakers fans, here we are halfway through the Lakers’ Grammy road trip...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Victoria Sterling about over 1 year ago 273 reads 1 comments

  17. Los Angeles Lakers: Is There Any Hope for the Playoffs?

    Is there any hope? Short answer: not much. Not unless there are drastic changes. I have been trying to put my finger on what is wrong with the Lakers so that it can be addressed and help fix the team...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Victoria Sterling about over 1 year ago 923 reads 4 comments

  18. Will Dwight Howard Still Be a Laker at the End of the Season?

    Numbers to contemplate: There are 16 games left until the All-Star break. The Los Angeles Lakers ' current record is 17-21. Take a look at the Lakers' upcoming 16 opponents and see where you think the wins are...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Victoria Sterling about over 1 year ago 918 reads 2 comments

  19. What's Next for Mark Sanchez and the New York Jets?

    What a disaster the 2012 season has been for the New York Jets . Now the fallout begins. General manager Mike Tannenbaum was fired , but head coach Rex Ryan stays...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Victoria Sterling about over 1 year ago 2,882 reads 8 comments

  20. Sanchez Is Benched, Jets Win and Chaos Rules the Day

    Fear ultimately did what no amount of coaching and practice could ... motivate the Jets to play better. When Rex Ryan benched Mark Sanchez in the third quarter against the Cardinals , it got everyone's attention...

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  21. Los Angeles Lakers: How They Can Get Their Swagger Back

    I’ ve been trying to think how to explain to my non-basketball-obsessed friends and family why Laker Nation is freaking out right now...

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  22. NFL Week 8: Do the New York Jets Have Any Shot at the Playoffs?

    Since the loss in New England, I have come to the following conclusion: The Patriots aren ’t as good as we thought, and the Jets aren ’t as bad as we thought...

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  23. NFL Week 7: Jets Head to Foxboro to Face Patriots

    The Jets are going to be underdogs when they head to Foxboro this weekend. So the question becomes, can the Jets upset the Patriots ? And the answer is, maybe. It’s not out of the realm of possibility...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Victoria Sterling about over 1 year ago 221 reads 1 comments

  24. New York Jets: the Tebow Package Is Not Working Right Now

    When last we met, I was opining that I thought Rex Ryan was facing one of his toughest coaching challenges ever: Two demoralizing personnel losses and a 34-0 blowout embarrassment at the hands of the 49ers ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Victoria Sterling about almost 2 years ago 442 reads 0 comments

  25. Rex Ryan: Week 5 Is the Moment of Truth for New York Jets Coach

    The Jets were embarrassed in front of their home crowd on Sunday, shutout and shellacked to the tune of 34 points. Everyone knew the 49ers were a better squad, but the Jets weren ’t even competitive...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Victoria Sterling about almost 2 years ago 1,090 reads 3 comments