Tag Archives: Lakers

  • Jeremy Lin Posterizes His Mom and Others with Mini-Basketball Dunks (Video)

    Jeremy Lin Posterizes His Mom and Others with Mini-Basketball Dunks (Video)

    Jeremy Lin will soon be attending Lakers summer practices, having been run out of Houston in a pseudo-bid for Chris Bosh. However, school’s still out, and, appropriately, Jeremy Lin is spending his summer like a bored teenager: hanging out with his dumb friends and doing stupid things on camera. This isn’t an isolated incident. He’s done […]

  • Video Points Out Dozens of Identical Plays Made by Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan

    Video Points Out Dozens of Identical Plays Made by Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan

    Since early in Kobe Bryant‘s career, the similarities between his game and Michael Jordan‘s game have been pointed out and discussed. While there’s certainly contention over whose legacy is greater (though Jordan is the prevailing victor), it’s almost impossible to ignore the parallels between their competitive fire, their turnarounds, and their clutch runners. This long […]

  • The 21 Worst Nicknames in NBA History

    The 21 Worst Nicknames in NBA History

    Every great athlete has a nickname. Some are more well-known than others, of course, whether it’s because they just roll off the tongue or because they so perfectly fit the player. But almost every athlete has picked one up somewhere along the line, and NBA players are no exception. Unfortunately, not everyone is a Hall […]

  • 15 Classic Championship Rematches

    15 Classic Championship Rematches

    We’re now only a week away from Super Bowl XLVI—or as I like to think of it, only a week away from either Boston or New York losing a championship. And while I always enjoy watching fans in Boston or New York suffer the agony of defeat, this year there’s an even bigger storyline that […]

  • Magic Johnson Calling Game Highlights For ESPN Was A Big Failure (Video)

    Magic Johnson Calling Game Highlights For ESPN Was A Big Failure (Video)

    When it comes to creating basketball highlights, few could do it better than Magic Johnson.  When it comes to calling basketball highlights, few can do it worse. In an attempt to spice up their NBA coverage, ESPN put together a studio team consisting of Magic, Jon Barry, Chris Broussard and Mike Wilbon.  That line-up may […]