LeBron is 4 wins away from his greatest achievement. Nine months after Kobe’s death, he may reinvent the Lakers into champtions.
When searching for a head coach, Frank Vogel was the Lakers 3rd option. Forcing Jason Kidd on Vogel was seen as a way to usher Kidd in at the expense of Vogel’s medicority. But a funny thing happened on the way to the Kidd-Laker coronation. Vogel is skilled at coaching in the playoffs.
If the Lakers win a title this year, LeBron James will be the greatest of all time, having to lead a grieving and sad organization.
The Lakers have been given more time to handle Kobe grief while continuing their NBA schedule. Next game is Friday.
originally published December 29, 2015 On the Wednesday night of his Boston debut an 18 year old thinner version of the Kobe Bryant we know gazed at the famed parquet floor that creaked and dipped in spots every time he moved in the lay-up line. For a moment he paused and gave a momentary glance…
The most incredible effort from a single player I’ve seen in person came on January 14, 2002 at Staples Center in Los Angeles. I bought tickets at the last moment and invited a friend for a night neither of us could have expected. I had already seen plenty of games in which Kobe Bryant scored at will,…
LeBron is going to cement his legacy when he becomes the 3rd All-Time leading scorer dropping Kobe Bryant to 4th. LeBron will have lived up to all the hype and surpassed the lofty expectations that imagined he would be the best ever. That prediction is close.
Sasha Vujacic was only 25 years old when he sank two free throws that sealed Lakers championship number 16. He isn’t ready to walk away from the NBA nine years later.
Doc Rivers hates the Lakers, as any Celtic would. Now he has to battle them in his own city. Whenever he can take a shot at them, he does.
The Warriors have dominated the Lakers the past few years but when Kevin Durant left for Brooklyn and Anthony Davis was traded to L.A., the California rivalry was forever changed.