Los Angeles Lakers

Karl Buscheck
April 17, 2019 - 10:50 am
Last summer, in the wake of Bryan Colangelo’s Twitter-burner-fiasco, the Sixers reportedly took a big swing (and a miss). Marc Stein of The New York Times reports that the 76ers made an unsuccessful play for Bob Myers, president of basketball ops/GM of the back-to-back champs: “The 76ers tried to...
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Karl Buscheck
April 12, 2019 - 1:56 pm
Suffice it to say that Steve Kerr is very much backing Luke Walton, his erstwhile lieutenant, in the wake of his split with the Los Angeles Lakers. The club announced on Friday afternoon that the sides are parting ways. "We would like to thank Luke for his dedicated service over the last three...
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Karl Buscheck
April 11, 2019 - 3:34 pm
The NBA is truly the league that never stops delivering remarkable storylines. On the heels of Magic Johnson’s seemingly impromptu resignation from the Lakers, Marcus Thompson II of The Athletic made quite the intriguing observation. “Magic Johnson suddenly stepping down as the Lakers president of...
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Karl Buscheck
April 03, 2019 - 4:48 pm
Mychal Thompson, Laker broadcaster and dad of Klay, sees yet another ring in the Warriors near future. Calling into “The Damon Bruce Show” on Wednesday afternoon, Thompson told Matt Kolsky and Ray Ratto how he thinks the postseason will play out. Mychal Thompson joins Kolsky...
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Karl Buscheck
April 03, 2019 - 1:07 pm
There is no better way to summarize the Lakers debut of LeBron James, erstwhile rival of the Warriors, than this clip from ESPN’s Brian Windhorst on the “Five Reasons Sports” podcast. “LeBron’s championship this year, and if Maverick Carter heard me say this he’d get probably pretty upset by it,...
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Karl Buscheck
March 19, 2019 - 11:41 am
A fan who bought tickets for the Lakers' trip to Milwaukee is having a very bad day. Darren Rovell, sports business insider for The Action Network has the cold, hard numbers. $6,970.50: What a fan paid on StubHub, including fees, for two courtside seats tonight for Lakers at Bucks. Both LeBron...
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Karl Buscheck
January 29, 2019 - 8:40 am
Klay Thompson, who, like Kevin Durant, is on his way to the open market this summer, was the subject of a veritable Woj bomb on Monday night. In the wake of the Anthony Davis trade request , which rocked the NBA, Adrian Wojnarowski joined Scott Van Pelt on SportsCenter and detailed a situation in...
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Karl Buscheck
January 22, 2019 - 2:28 pm
The day after Klay dropped 44 points — and tied an NBA record by hitting his first 10 triples — in the building of his hometown Lakers, no less, Mychal Thompson joined “The Afternoon Delight” with Greg Papa and Bonta Hill. As always, the elder Thompson underscored just how much Klay enjoys being a...
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Karl Buscheck
January 11, 2019 - 12:43 pm
Klay Thompson, who’s spent his entire eight-year NBA career with the Golden State Warriors, is quietly headed toward free agency. Per The Athletic’s Ethan Strauss, the Splash Bro isn’t expected to go anywhere, as has widely been assumed by observers of the league. Strauss penned the following on...
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Karl Buscheck
January 10, 2019 - 12:35 pm
DeMarcus Cousins will slot right into the starting lineup upon his return from injury, according to head coach Steve Kerr. The Golden State boss made that announcement after the club's practice at the Rakuten Performance Center on Thursday. So, just when will that starting debut arrive? It could be...
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