1. Report: Jeanie Buss to Have 'Added Input' in Los Angeles Lakers Coaching Search

    Jeanie Buss will be lending an extra set of eyes to the Los Angeles Lakers ' coaching search. According to the Los Angeles Times ' Mike Bresnahan , Buss will be among the ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 12,080 reads 60 comments

  2. Los Angeles Lakers Won't Hire Alvin Gentry After Mike D'Antoni Fiasco

    Alvin Gentry won't be coaching the Los Angeles Lakers next season. Because Mike D'Antoni coached them last season...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 12,429 reads 22 comments

  3. Los Angeles Lakers Must Think Bigger Than Kurt Rambis

    Think big, Los Angeles. Bigger than Kurt Rambis . Please? Rarely are the Los Angeles Lakers linked to anything or anyone other than the very best. When they have cap space—like they do now—Carmelo Anthony's name gets dropped...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 4,536 reads 11 comments

  4. Los Angeles Lakers Smart to Avoid Pairing Carmelo Anthony with Kobe Bryant

    Deep within the cosmos, there exists an alternate universe where Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers need Carmelo Anthony ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 12,343 reads 33 comments

  5. Russell Westbrook Joins Michael Jordan in NBA Playoff Record Books

    Russell Westbrook has what it takes to be like Mike. For one night, anyway. The star point guard tallied 40 points, five rebounds, 10 assists and five steals in the Oklahoma City Thunder 's Game 4 victory over the San Antonio Spurs Tuesday night.

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 12,027 reads 76 comments

  6. Why Kevin Love's Impatience Will Change Los Angeles Lakers' Plans

    Patience isn't a virtue Kevin Love espouses six years into his NBA career, with the playoffs continuously out of reach and the Minnesota Timberwolves straitjacketed to the lottery...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 39,499 reads 114 comments

  7. Frank Vogel Admits Miami Heat Have Shaken Confidence of Indiana Pacers

    Whatever confidence the Indiana Pacers were championing heading into their conference-finals matchup against the Miami Heat is fading. Fast...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 45,820 reads 227 comments

  8. Miami Heat Showing Why They're in Completely Different Class Than Indiana Pacers

    First place can't save the Indiana Pacers now. All year, since they fell in the 2013 Eastern Conference Finals, the Pacers have emphasized the importance of first place and ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 5,709 reads 18 comments

  9. LeBron James Breaks Michael Jordan's Playoff Record for Most 25-5-5 Games

    LeBron James has something Michael Jordan doesn 't: the NBA playoff record for most games with at least 25 points, five rebounds and five assists...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 179,781 reads 360 comments

  10. Report: Los Angeles Lakers Not Interested in Carmelo Anthony in Free Agency

    Carmelo Anthony won't be wearing Los Angeles Lakers purple and gold next season. Though the New York Knicks superstar will have loads of suitors once he reaches free agency ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 111,928 reads 446 comments

  11. Paul George Questions Officiating in Game 4 Loss to Miami Heat

    Someone definitely served Paul George some rancid home cooking before his postgame press conference Monday night. That's the only explanation after digesting George's erroneous insight...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 15,373 reads 228 comments

  12. Los Angeles Lakers Future Will Be Better Without Pau Gasol

    Parting ways with Pau Gasol is essential to what the Los Angeles Lakers wish to do next. Whatever they wish to do...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 27,503 reads 143 comments

  13. Why Lionel Hollins Would Thrive as Los Angeles Lakers Head Coach

    Searching for the Los Angeles Lakers ' next head coach is a lot like swimming in a puddle: The pool is shallow, the water hazy and you're liable to swallow some kind of gummy, bitter-tasting sludge...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 32,145 reads 124 comments

  14. Report: Washington Wizards 'Stealth Candidate' for Kevin Love

    Kevin Love 's smattering of potential trade suitors keeps growing and growing and growing. Now it's growing some more. Writing for NBA .com, David Aldridge (h/t Chuck Myron of HoopsRumors ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 91,489 reads 197 comments

  15. Report: Los Angeles Lakers Will Interview Alvin Gentry for Head Coach

    The Los Angeles Lakers ' search for a new head coach is getting real. And crowded. Former Phoenix Suns head coach and current Los Angeles Clippers assistant Alvin Gentry ...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 9,713 reads 41 comments

  16. Oklahoma City Thunder Must Capitalize on Momentum vs. San Antonio Spurs

    Trapped in the throes of absence, loss and fleeting opportunity, the Oklahoma City Thunder , tired of being manhandled by the San Antonio Spurs , pushed back in Game 3...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 5,279 reads 29 comments

  17. Best Potential Trade Packages, Scenarios and Landing Spots for Carlos Boozer

    Carlos Boozer is available! Who wants a piece of the action? Seriously, who? Come on now, don't be shy. No one? Yikes. There's no sense in pretending we're surprised. We shouldn't be...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 74,281 reads 198 comments

  18. Vintage Dwyane Wade Key to Miami Heat Becoming 2014 NBA Title Favorites Again

    Dwyane Wade is back. Statistically, anyway. There's nothing especially familiar or vintage about his playing style these days...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 17,597 reads 72 comments

  19. Miami Heat Players Give Ray Allen New Nickname of 'The Committee'

    Ray Allen holds some serious clout within the Miami Heat locker room, along with one of those "Ah, I see what you did there" nicknames. Meet "The Committee." Marc J...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 126,289 reads 45 comments

  20. Report: Memphis Grizzlies Want Jeff Van Gundy to Coach, Be Team President

    If Jeff Van Gundy is infatuated with the idea of immense organizational control, then the Memphis Grizzlies have the job for him...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 18,204 reads 56 comments

  21. Cleveland Cavaliers Drafting Joel Embiid Would Be All About LeBron James

    Ninety-seven wins, 215 losses, two general managers, two head coaches and nearly four years later, the Cleveland Cavaliers are still all about LeBron James . Maybe...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 53,766 reads 209 comments

  22. Best Potential Options for Los Angeles Lakers with No. 7 2014 Draft Pick

    Fans of the Los Angeles Lakers fans needn't worry. Their draft-night hopes have not been completely flattened. Luck wasn't on the Lakers' side at the NBA draft lottery...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 30,891 reads 96 comments

  23. Is Byron Scott the Best Choice for Next Los Angeles Lakers Head Coach?

    By now, the Los Angeles Lakers (should) know that Phil Jackson won't be walking through whatever door Kobe Bryant has been staring at since spring 2011. So how about settling for Byron Scott ? Chris Broussard of ESPN...

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  24. Report: Los Angeles Lakers Interview Byron Scott for Head Coach Position

    It has begun. Finally. The Los Angeles Lakers have officially started searching for Mike D'Antoni's replacement, and per ESPN's Chris Broussard, they may have eyes for a familiar face: UPDATE: Thursday, May 22, at 12:55 p...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 26,919 reads 107 comments

  25. 2014 NBA Draft: The Biggest Ripple Effects of the Lottery

    All that time invested, all that energy expended, and now it's over. The 2014 NBA draft lottery has come and gone, and it's taking the pingpong balls with it, leaving us to sort through the mess of ripple effects it has created...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 1 month ago 9,676 reads 34 comments