Lakers will pick Second in 2016 NBA Draft. Only question left: Simmons or Ingram?

The Los Angeles Lakers avoided disaster for the 2nd year in a row by nabbing the number two pick in the NBA Draft and as a result not having to fork over their pick to the Philadelphia 76ers which they owe as part of the Steve Nash trade they completed with the Phoenix Suns back in 2012.

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Lakers’ Reward of a lottery pick for a terrible season comes down to a coin flip

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After a horrible 17 win season that set the mark for the franchise’s worst record in their existence, the 3rd straight year they’ve set this mark, which then resulted in the firing of a well-respected Lakers legend as their head coach, Byron Scott, there is a strong possibility that the Lakers will come away with nothing to show for their troubles if the ping pong balls do not fall in their favor today during the NBA Draft Lottery.

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Thunder v Spurs Game 2 ending: Waiters foul and Ginobli’s violation make it a wash

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If you watched the chaotic ending of the Spurs-Thunder game 2 you are likely still hearing the cries from TNT co-announcer Chris Webber’s that the refs missed the offensive foul call on Dion Waiter.  Continue reading Thunder v Spurs Game 2 ending: Waiters foul and Ginobli’s violation make it a wash

The Positives and Worries of Luke Walton as Lakers Head Coach

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The Los Angeles Lakers announced the hiring of Luke Walton as their next head coach on Friday. The decision came swiftly and without any other known candidate interviews taking place.

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