LeBron James

LeBron James as a Laker: Thoughts on aftermath, Kobe, chemistry, LaVar, and more

The NBA landscape experienced another seismic shift with LeBron James now taking his talents to the Los Angeles Lakers. Two of our editors and resident Laker fans share reactions and thoughts on what’s to come with LeBron in LA. Martin Soaries (@Marsoaries) BJ Boyer (@wcb94) Martin to BJ: The first thing I need to know

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Lakers

Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave: The King has arrived

Welcome to Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave, a subjective Lakers-related column where our resident Lakers fans answer a series of questions regarding the Purple & Gold. For this offseason edition of TMW, the gang gathers to discuss LeBron James signing with Los Angeles, how Magic Johnson and Rob Pelinka were able to finally land a star and how

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NBA

J-Kirk’s 2017-2018 NBA Regular Season Awards Picks

This has been one of the more compelling years for the NBA’s yearly awards. The Rookie of the Year race is a coin flip and for yet another season we are debating the definition of “valuable” in the Most Valuable Player award to vouch for who is most deserving. The awards themselves are valued differently

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Lakers

Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave: That’s All She Wrote…

Welcome to Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave, a subjective Lakers-related column where our resident Laker fans answer a series of questions regarding the Purple & Gold. For this final edition of the regular season, the gang gathers to discuss what they’ll remember most about this season, who Los Angeles’ best players this year were and the best win

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Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave: Paying Julius and future playoff hopes

Welcome to Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave, a subjective Lakers-related column where our resident Laker fans answer a series of questions regarding the Purple & Gold. For this edition, the gang gathers to discuss what the ideal price point for Julius Randle is, Luke Walton’s strides as a coach and Kyle Kuzma’s struggles with his shot. Our participants

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Shareef O'Neal

Shareef O’Neal Brings Hope to UCLA

Just a few days ago, Shareef O’Neal decommited from Zona after the rumblings surrounding coach Miller and his doubtful ethics. Our own Stephen Rodgers covered O’Neal’s potential future choices in no time and just a few hours after leaving Arizona in the dust, Shareef called UCLA his new home. And oh boy should both parties

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Lakers

Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave: Los Angeles showing post All-Star break promise

Welcome to Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave, a subjective Lakers-related column where our resident Laker fans answer a series of questions regarding the Purple & Gold. The Lakers are playing their best basketball of the season and Lonzo Ball seems to have a renewed confidence. For this edition, the gang gathers to discuss what they’ve seen from

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Lakers Lair Three-Man Weave: Zotime and Kobe’s jersey retirement

  The Lakers start training camp in roughly two weeks, what is the one thing you look forward to seeing the most as the season draws near? Allen: Two things I’m looking are obviously Lonzo Ball but also the evolution of Brandon Ingram. Ball looked great in Summer League but with all of the pressure

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Los Angeles Lakers Playoffs: Possible?

The Los Angeles Lakers playoff hopes have been nothing but a hope lately. Ever since Dwight Howard’s departure and Kobe Bryant’s last dominant season, the Lakers have yet to sniff the playoffs. Lottery trip after lottery trip has been the recurrent theme for the once elite Lakers, as they have just lacked the talent to

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LaMelo Ball

The Importance for LaMelo Ball going up against Zion Williamson

LaMelo Ball has been a household name in basketball for a while now. Other than being the brother of the extremely hyped, Lonzo Ball, LaMelo Ball has made a name for himself with many outstanding performances. Of course, no one can forget his 92 point game during the regular season, or his 38 points in a

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