Posts Tagged ‘Los Angeles Lakers’

Roundtable – January 2013

We’ve got two special guests on board today, Tom Read and Benyam Kidane from the excellent blog Believe The Hype. Be sure to follow the lads during All-Star Weekend because they’ll be there (lucky bastards!) covering all the action – both on and off the court – as only they can. 1) True or false […]

Identity politics in the Staples Center

I haven’t been writing much this season. While I’d like to claim that’s because I haven’t had downtime from my glamourous life as a secret agent/astronaut/millionaire, the truth is that I’m just too povo to afford League Pass so I can hardly watch games. ESPN’s spotty coverage doesn’t help. With that said, in the past […]

Dwight’s death wish?

After the Lakers’ 107-102 loss to the Clippers, Dwight Howard had this to say when comparing the two teams: “They just play together. They share the ball.” Ouch! He obviously didn’t get the memo – thou shalt not criticize Kobe Bryant. (Look, I know Kobe has played some brilliant ball this season but he’s also […]

What Kobe got for Christmas VI: A little help from his friends

Usually the Christmas Day game featuring the Lakers is a battle of two contenders trying to prove their championship mettle. A preview of things possibly to come in June. At least that’s the way it’s been the last few years watching LA against the Bulls, Heat, Cavs and Celtics. But this year was very different. […]

Part 5 – “When Steve comes back….”

And finally, Pau Gasol will still be doing this (actually, there’s no meaning behind this one, I just thought it was funny):

Part 4 – “When Steve comes back….”

These guys will still be doing this (i.e. playing):

Part 3 – “When Steve comes back….”

Metta World Peace will still be doing this:

Part 2 – “When Steve comes back….”

Dwight Howard will still be doing this:

Part 1 – “When Steve comes back….”

Kobe Bryant will still be doing this:

Thoughts on the Knicks, Heat and Lakers

Yes it’s me. I’m still posting, albeit it not as much as I used to. I told JT you can count me in for maybe one post per month, and of course the Playoff Diary. But this season is so damn intriguing I don’t know if I can wait a month between posts. So much […]