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Tag: Los Angeles Lakers

There is a Hole in my Heart where Kobe Used to...

I went to Walmart and bought a PS4 a week ago. NBA 2K17 was the logical choice for my first game. I’ve been playing...

The Doppelgänger: NBA/NFL Pairs

There are many similarities between the NBA and NFL. First off, both sports use a ball…pretty obvious. Second, the two leagues have teams in...

Drama with Lakers Front Office Leads to Rebranding of the Franchise

Here’s a sibling rivalry between two powerful heirs of ownership. The full control of the Lakers organization is coveted almost as much as the...

Who’s Passing LA?

For many millennials, school is back in session. Introductions are being made, pens and pencils are clicking and scribbling, and the grind season has...

Stars or Starters?

The Lakers are having - for lack of a better word, an "interesting" season so far. What once was a Cinderella story with an...

The Lakers and the Virtue of Patience

Patience is truly a virtue. As a Los Angeles Lakers fan, my patience has certainly been tested over the past six years, but given...

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Clippers-Jazz Game 3: Chris Paul is Still a Point-God

The Clippers really shouldn’t have won Game Three. Gordon Hayward exploded for 40 points on 13-21 shooting and Blake Griffin went down right before...

Celtics Back in Control of Series?

CHICAGO -- As Friday’s game loomed over the heads of the rattled Boston Celtics, they received an unusual voicemail from the phone of long...

Celtics on Ice

BOSTON – Well, here we are. Reality set in late Tuesday night in Boston as the number one seeded and home court dominant Celtics...

Four Minutes and Nine Seconds: the Basketball Odyssey of Chris Wright

Thirty thousand six hundred ninety-nine dots splay across Kobe Bryant’s career shot chart – making it look more like a work of pointillism displayed...

Can the Celtics get back on Track?

BOSTON – The last thing anyone in and around Boston wanted to do Sunday night was play Playoff basketball. For a city like Boston,...