Kobe Game Time Decision for Tonight. Gasol To Return No Later Than Monday.

Los Angeles Lakers coach Mike D’Antoni told reporters today that Kobe Bryant is getting treatment and could possibly play today against the Indiana Pacers. “Obviously, he’ll get better every day and we’ll just see. When he can go, he’ll go,” D’Antoni told reporters today. If Kobe can’t go, sharp shooter Jodie Meeks will start inContinue reading “Kobe Game Time Decision for Tonight. Gasol To Return No Later Than Monday.”

Kobe Out With Severe Sprain After Take Out By Jones. Calls Play “Dirty”

Lakers down by 2 with 16 seconds to play. You know who’s getting the ball and so do the Atlanta Hawks. Defensive specialist Dahntay Jones is assigned the unenviable task of sticking Kobe Bryant in the closing moment of a game where a win or a tie is just one clutch shot away. Kobe’s madeContinue reading “Kobe Out With Severe Sprain After Take Out By Jones. Calls Play “Dirty””

Twitter Wars: Kobe’s Offense the Problem? @JfromCompton v @raining3sdotcom

I was driving to pick up my daughter last night after work when I heard a few segments of some late night sports talk radio show on 710 ESPN. The host, J from Compton, led the discourse of tying the Lakers current woes to Kobe Bryant’s shot selection and volume. He mentioned other problems asContinue reading “Twitter Wars: Kobe’s Offense the Problem? @JfromCompton v @raining3sdotcom”

Lakers Make a Run Late But Still Fall to Clippers 107-102

The Los Angeles Clippers dominated in all of the hustle categories for the majority of the night. They killed the Los Angeles Lakers on the boards (47-36), grabbed what seemed like every offensive rebound and loose ball. The Clippers led for the entire game and had that lead reach as much as 19 points againstContinue reading “Lakers Make a Run Late But Still Fall to Clippers 107-102”

Lakers lose Dwight in the 3rd then to the Nuggets 126-114

The Lakers came in feeling good riding a 5 game winning streak and a Christmas Day win against a good New York Knicks team. That good feeling only lasted 1 day as they fall to the Nuggets 126-114. Kobe Bryant led the Lakers in scoring with 40 points and that extended his streak of consecutiveContinue reading “Lakers lose Dwight in the 3rd then to the Nuggets 126-114”

The Return of Oswald Bates on Radio 710 ESPN Los Angeles

Growing up I was a huge fan of the skit comedy show In Living Color that starred creators/comedians Keenan Ivory and Damon Wayans. The show ran for about 5 years and had quite a bit of talent on the show that went on to become big stars: Jamie Fox, Jim Carey and Jennifer Lopez toContinue reading “The Return of Oswald Bates on Radio 710 ESPN Los Angeles”