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Lakers’ Roster now at 20; who makes the final cut?

The Los Angeles Lakers announced a couple of signing in the last week to bring their roster to the maximum 20 allowed for NBA teams going into training camp.

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City of Los Angeles Declares 8/24 Kobe Bryant Day

Kobe Bryant celebrated his 38th birthday on 8/23 and the following day the City of Los Angeles provided him the gift of marking the date of 8/24 Kobe Bryant Day.  Continue reading City of Los Angeles Declares 8/24 Kobe Bryant Day

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Yi Jianlian’s Game Now Fits the Style of Play for Bigs in the NBA

(Photo courtesy of ESPN)

When Yi Jianlian was just a 19 year old prospect preparing to go through the poke and prodding exercises for NBA teams which took place prior to the 2007 NBA Draft the scouting reports pointed out weaknesses in his game that focused on skills that were common for a big man at the time such as lack of a back to the basket game, upper body strength and questions about what position he could play effectively.

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NBA Trade Central: Derrick Rose to Knicks. Teague to Pacers

There was a lot of trade activity involving big names on the day before the NBA Draft. The biggest of them all is former NBA MVP Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls reportedly being moved to the the New York Knicks.  Continue reading NBA Trade Central: Derrick Rose to Knicks. Teague to Pacers

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The Luke Walton Era has Officially Begun in Lakers Land

(Photo via nbcsports.com)

Less than 48 hours after the Golden State Warriors’ shocking loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers lead assistant coach of the Warriors, Luke Walton, quickly shakes off the disappointment and begins the new chapter of his meteoric rising career as he is announced as the new head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers.  Continue reading The Luke Walton Era has Officially Begun in Lakers Land

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Lebron James’ Performance in 2016 NBA Finals was Legendary

Lebron James just dominated the Golden State Warriors in the the 2016 NBA Finals in route to earning his third NBA title and first for the city of Cleveland.  Continue reading Lebron James’ Performance in 2016 NBA Finals was Legendary

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