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Jan 24, 2013

Dwight Howard offers: Lakers denies trade rumors

Dwight Howard offers
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Dwight Howard‘s offers from other NBA teams has been the recent rumor circulating, in and around the NBA. Trade talks on Howard may have been due to the inconsistency in the game of the Los Angeles Lakers. Sports analysts say that on paper, the Lakers team is considered as one of the top contenders for […]


Nov 10, 2012

Coach Mike Brown Fired: Lakers Responds with a Win vs Warriors

Mike Brown fired
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Coach Mike Brown was fired by the Los Angeles Lakers hours before game time against the Golden State Warriors on Friday, November 9, 2012. The Lakers responded with a huge victory over the Warriors, 101-77, at Staples Center, Los Angeles, CA, according to NBA.com. Mike Brown Image Credit: NBA.com After five games into the 2012-2013 […]


Aug 11, 2012

Dwight Howard Trade: Lakers Acquires Howard in 4 NBA Team Deal

Dwight Howard
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Dwight Howard was officially traded to the Los Angeles Lakers after the NBA reviewed and approved the deal on Friday, August 10, 2012, according to a report at NBA.com. After asking the Orlando Magic to trade him since the 2011-2012 NBA season, the Howard trade deal was finally completed after involving four teams, 12 players […]


Apr 30, 2012

NBA Playoffs: Bynum Had Triple-Double in Lakers Game 1 Win vs Nuggets, 103-88

NBA Playoffs: Kobe Bryant led LA Lakers
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Kobe Bryant Image Credit: NBA.com The Los Angeles Lakers cruise to a 103-88 victory over the Denver Nuggets in their first game of the NBA Playoffs‘ first round series on Sunday, April 29, 2012, according to a report at NBA.com. Kobe Bryant led all scorers with 31 points. Ramon sessions had 14 points for the […]


Sep 17, 2011

Ron Artest name change request approved, Metta World Peace now official

Ron Artest name change request approved, Metta World Peace now official
By in Lifestyle, United States, Weird, World 2 comments

Updated: April 23, 2012 5:00 p.m. Read Metta World Peace ejected, after hitting James Harden on his head with elbow, suspension possible (Video) NBA star Ron Artest has officially changed his name to Metta World Peace on Friday, September 16, 2011, after a Los Angeles judge approved his request. Ron Artest, now Metta World Peace […]


Jun 25, 2011

Lakers’ Ron Artest to change his name to Metta World Peace legally

Lakers' Ron Artest to change his name to Metta World Peace legally
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Updated: September 17, 2011 4:48 p.m. Read Ron Artest name change request approved, Metta World Peace now official LA Lakers‘ forward Ron Artest wants his name be legally changed to Metta World Peace, with Metta in Buddhism means “a strong wish for the welfare and happiness of others”. Ron Artest file photo Image Credit: Harry […]


Jun 2, 2011

Shaquille O’Neal retires from NBA, announces retirement on Twitter (Video)

Shaquille O'Neal retires from NBA, announces retirement on Twitter (Video)
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Shaquille O’Neal is retiring from the NBA, as Shaq himself have announced via Twitter on Wednesday, June 1, 2011, as shown in the video below. Shaquille O’Neal announces retirement Image Credit: Shaq Twitter After playing for 19 NBA seasons, 39-year old Shaquille O’Neal announced that he will retire, in a Tout video he posted on […]


May 11, 2011

Andrew Bynum apologizes to JJ Barea after a hard foul during Lakers-Mavericks Game 4 (Video)

Andrew Bynum apologizes to JJ Barea after a hard foul during Lakers-Mavericks Game 4 (Video)
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Andrew Bynum apologized to JJ Barea, after he had a hard foul on him during the Lakers-Mavericks Game 4 on Sunday as shown in the video below. Andrew Bynum taking off his jersey after being ejected from Lakers vs Mavericks Game 4 for a hard foul to Dallas’ JJ Barea last Sunday. Image Credit: NBA/Youtube […]


May 11, 2011

Andrew Bynum suspended for 5 games next NBA season, after hard foul to JJ Barea on Lakers-Mavericks Game 4

Andrew Bynum suspended for 5 games next NBA season, after hard foul to JJ Barea on Lakers-Mavericks Game 4
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LA Lakers’ Andrew Bynum has been suspended for the first five games of the next NBA season after a hard foul on Dallas’ JJ Barea during the Lakers-Mavericks Game 4 on Sunday, May 8, 2011. Andrew Bynum hard foul on JJ Barea during Lakers-Mavericks Game 4 Image Credit: NBA/YouTube As reported at NBA.com on Tuesday, […]


May 9, 2011

2011 NBA Playoffs: Dallas Mavericks Advances To 2011 NBA Western Conference Finals With Sweep Of LA Lakers

2011 NBA Playoffs: Dallas Mavericks Advances To 2011 NBA Western Conference Finals With Sweep Of LA Lakers
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Dallas Mavericks became the first team to enter the 2011 NBA Final Four by sweeping the Los Angeles Lakers in the second round of the 2011 NBA Playoffs, according to a report by NBA.com. Jason Terry Image Credit: NBA.com Behind the record-tying 3-point shooting by Jason Terry, the Mavericks won via rout, 122-86, and ousted […]