Kobe Bryant Embraces Challenge as Point Guard, But Shift Won’t Ease Physical Burden

Kobe Bryant Embraces Challenge as Point Guard, But Shift Won’t Ease Physical Burden

Kobe Bryant loves to have the ball in his hands, but even he can have…

Kyrie Irving, James Harden Highlight NBA’s First-Time Award Winners Predictions

Kyrie Irving, James Harden Highlight NBA’s First-Time Award Winners Predictions

Anybody can predict that the Miami Heat will win another championship or that LeBron James…

NBA Finals’ Return to 2-2-1-1-1 Format Welcome Change, But Previous Schedule Once Made Sense for League

NBA Finals’ Return to 2-2-1-1-1 Format Welcome Change, But Previous Schedule Once Made Sense for League

No, the NBA wasn’t just being stupid for 19 years, as tempting as that characterization…

Kobe Bryant’s Aspiration to Be Like Floyd Mayweather Surprisingly Apt, In More Ways Than One

Kobe Bryant’s Aspiration to Be Like Floyd Mayweather Surprisingly Apt, In More Ways Than One

Perhaps scientists should look into whether being globally reviled serves as fuel for aging athletes….

Kobe Bryant Has Not Opened Contract Talks With Lakers, But That Does Not Mean His Days in Los Angeles Are Numbered

Kobe Bryant Has Not Opened Contract Talks With Lakers, But That Does Not Mean His Days in Los Angeles Are Numbered

No longer on opposite sides in the NBA’s premier rivalry, Paul Pierce and Kobe Bryant…

Lakers’ Botched 9/11 Tribute Another Reminder That Sometimes Silence Is Golden

Lakers’ Botched 9/11 Tribute Another Reminder That Sometimes Silence Is Golden

It’s not hard to get a mental image of someone in the Lakers’ marketing department,…

Jim Buss’ Claim That Dwight Howard ‘Was Never Really a Laker’ Condemns Team More Than Player

Jim Buss’ Claim That Dwight Howard ‘Was Never Really a Laker’ Condemns Team More Than Player

The Lakers tried really, really hard to make Dwight Howard comfortable during his one season…

Dwight Howard Handled Free Agency Like Consummate Professional This Time Around

Dwight Howard Handled Free Agency Like Consummate Professional This Time Around

This is going to feel really weird to say and we might never say it…

Kobe Bryant’s Achilles Injury Forces Lakers to Finally Play With Toughness

Kobe Bryant’s Achilles Injury Forces Lakers to Finally Play With Toughness

Dwight Howard insisted the Lakers will “fight to the end,” which was an interesting word…

Kobe Bryant, Lakers Winning More Games Without Actually Playing Any Better

Kobe Bryant, Lakers Winning More Games Without Actually Playing Any Better

One day, it is Dwight Howard‘s shoulder. The next day, it is Kobe Bryant‘s excessive…

Jerry Buss Set High Bar With Lakers by Presiding Over Extended Era of Excellence

Jerry Buss Set High Bar With Lakers by Presiding Over Extended Era of Excellence

The greatest testament to Jerry Buss‘ career as a basketball executive lies not  in Inglewood…

Rajon Rondo, Dwight Howard Trade More Than Far-Fetched, But Fun to Think About

Rajon Rondo, Dwight Howard Trade More Than Far-Fetched, But Fun to Think About

OK, Internet. This is your time. Less than one full week remains before the NBA…

Michael Jordan Leans Toward Kobe Bryant, But LeBron James Will Reign NBA

Michael Jordan Leans Toward Kobe Bryant, But LeBron James Will Reign NBA

In the NBA and, really, any professional league, money doesn’t talk when it comes to…

Dwight Howard Says Opponents Keep Trying to Hurt His Shoulder, Which Makes Perfect Sense

Dwight Howard Says Opponents Keep Trying to Hurt His Shoulder, Which Makes Perfect Sense

Dwight Howard is injured. He is in pain, and it is a pain that would…

Steve Nash, Kobe Bryant Have Been Succeeding the Same Way Paul Pierce, Celtics Can Without Rajon Rondo

Steve Nash, Kobe Bryant Have Been Succeeding the Same Way Paul Pierce, Celtics Can Without Rajon Rondo

If the Lakers can make this work, the Celtics can.

Lakers Trading Dwight Howard No Longer As Unthinkable As It May Seem

Lakers Trading Dwight Howard No Longer As Unthinkable As It May Seem

Calls for trading Dwight Howard are nothing new. Ever since the team’s 1-4 start to…

Doc Rivers Threatens Moves, But History Shows Midseason NBA Trades Seldom Have Major Impact

Doc Rivers Threatens Moves, But History Shows Midseason NBA Trades Seldom Have Major Impact

By now you have probably heard that Doc Rivers agreed with our assessment of the…

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