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Lakers Media Day 2014: Notable Quotes and Photos

The Los Angeles Lakers held their annual Media Day today at their practice facility in El Segundo, California. As usual, most of the attention was focused on Lakers’ superstar, Kobe Bryant, and most questions posed to Bryant were involving his health. The media also keyed in on the subject of health when speaking with Steve Nash who will turn 41 years this season.

We’ve gathered the most notable quotes from today’s event from Twitter: Continue reading

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Clippers Media Day 2014: Focus on taking next step

The Los Angeles Clippers held their Media Day event today at their training facility in Playa Del Rey, California. Some of the topics touched on by the Clippers were their expectations for this coming season, playing under new owner Steve Balmer and there was even some discussion about hair plugs. Continue reading

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Quick and Condensed version of Mitch Kupchak Press Conference

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MItch Kupchak met with media on Friday to answer questions about upcoming season for the Los Angeles Lakers. We’ve selected the most interesting bits from the presser and cut down the responses down to the bare essentials.  If you would like to view the press conference in its entirety a link is provided down below.  Continue reading

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If the NBA only had 9 teams as in 1964 which players would be out of the league?

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The NBA is set to tip off ts 69th season on October 28 with a double header on TNT. In addition to the 2 games on TNT, a 3rd game will be shown on NBA TV on opening night. The NBA’s other 24 teams will open their season over the next two days, but it is astonishing to see the NBA’s growth when looking back 50 years to 1964 when the 6 teams playing on opening night this year would have accounted for two-thirds of the teams in the entire league.  Continue reading

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