Tag Archives: los angeles lakers

  • Lakers’ Nick Young Celebrates Three-Point Miss (GIF)

    Lakers’ Nick Young Celebrates Three-Point Miss (GIF)

    Is there anything more embarrassing than throwing up a three-point attempt and raising your arms in celebration as you walk away, only to realize that your shot didn’t actually go in? Nick Young of the Los Angeles Lakers probably knows the answer to that question after experiencing such during last night’s game against the New […]

  • Kobe Bryant Gets Into Venture Capitalism With Kobe Inc.

    Kobe Bryant Gets Into Venture Capitalism With Kobe Inc.

    Lifetime contracts are rare in the NBA (and everywhere else), but Kobe Bryant‘s recent signing of one with the Los Angeles Lakers didn’t stop him from thinking about what he’s going to do with the rest of his time off the court, especially with all of his recent downtime from various injuries. And so we […]

  • This Day In Sports History (February 5th) — Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

    This Day In Sports History (February 5th) — Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

    It was on this day in 1989 that Kareem Abdul-Jabar scored the 38,000th point of his NBA career.  With it, he became the first player in league history to reach that mark. Kareem reached the 38,000-point mark in the final year of his career, as he retired at the conclusion of the 1988-89 NBA season.  The […]

  • This Day In Sports History (January 7th) — Los Angeles Lakers

    This Day In Sports History (January 7th) — Los Angeles Lakers

    It was on this day in 1972 that the Los Angeles Lakers defeated the Atlanta Hawks 134-90 for their 33rd straight win.  Their winning streak began over two months earlier with a win over the Baltimore Bullets. The 1971-72 Los Angeles Lakers are considered one of the greatest teams in NBA history, led by Wilt […]

  • Nick Young Attempts 360-Degree Layup, Misses Spectacularly (GIF)

    Nick Young Attempts 360-Degree Layup, Misses Spectacularly (GIF)

    Sunday night featured an NBA game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Toronto Raptors. One of the highlights was Nick “Swaggy P” Young attempting what would have been a pretty impressive 360-degree layup had the ball not, you know, completely missed the basket. It was the kind of blatantly show-offy shot that Nick Young […]

  • John Wall Threw Down an Incredible 360-Degree Dunk vs. the Lakers (GIF)

    John Wall Threw Down an Incredible 360-Degree Dunk vs. the Lakers (GIF)

    John Wall of the Washington Wizards threw down a slam dunk against the Los Angeles Lakers last night that can only be described as “incredible”…Well, “unbelievable,” “amazing,” and “awesome” could work as well, but you get what I mean. It happened with about seven minutes to go in the second quarter and the Lakers leading […]

  • Jack Nicholson Takes a Snooze at the Lakers Game (GIF)

    Jack Nicholson Takes a Snooze at the Lakers Game (GIF)

    Last night’s NBA season opener between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Los Angeles Clippers was interesting up until midway through the fourth quarter, when the Lakers went on a run en route to the 116-103 victory. But not even the excitement provided by 42 minutes of back-and-forth basketball could keep Lakers superfan Jack Nicholson […]

  • Kobe Bryant Posts Photos of Wife in Bikini on Instagram (Photos)

    Kobe Bryant Posts Photos of Wife in Bikini on Instagram (Photos)

    One second, Kobe Bryant wanted the entire world (or at least his 1,349,209 Instagram followers) to see his wife, Vanessa Bryant, in a sexy green bikini.  The next second, he didn’t. That’s the story we are being told by the guys over at Dime Mag, as they were the first to find an image of […]

  • Chris Kaman and His Horse Are Pumped to Be Joining the Lakers (Pic)

    Chris Kaman and His Horse Are Pumped to Be Joining the Lakers (Pic)

    Yesterday, ESPN reported that the Los Angeles Lakers are looking to sign either Carmelo Anthony or LeBron James—or both—when the two become free agents again after next season. That was some pretty big news, and it must have gotten Lakers fans a little worked up. In the meantime, however, they will have to settle for […]