Lakers versus Suns

Lopsided win against Phoenix allows LeBron to rest

LOS ANGELES, CA-The first time this season the Los Angeles Lakers and Phoenix Suns did the tango, the Lakers took their Western Conference Pacific Division opponents to the woodshed. The second time around didn’t work out too well for the Suns as well. The Lakers used a 40-15 second quarter scoring blitz to turn a […]

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NBA stars go smashing at the Drew League

LOS ANGELES, CA-Basketball should be taking a backseat right now with football jump-starting. That’s not the case at the Drew League. Things are just heating up. The regular season has ended. The playoffs have begun. That means a good dose of NBA players like Houston’s James Harden, Toronto’s DeMarr DeRozan, Golden State swingman Nick Young, […]

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Clippers part city ways against Lakers

LOS ANGELES-You can’t fault the Los Angeles Clippers in keeping things interesting whenever they step out on the basketball court. Sunday against the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center was just the latest chapter in the Clippers’ 2016-2017 book of dramatic clashes and melodrama finishes. In other words, the Clippers like to make things harder on […]

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Lakers excitement has returned

Being a Lakers fan has lost quite a bit of luster over the past five years or so. Since Kobe Bryant led the Lakers to back to-back-championships during the 2008-09 and 2009-10 NBA seasons, Los Angeles has become a hotbed for poor decisions and mediocrity. There was the 2011 implosion that led to a shameful […]

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The Resurgence Of Nick Young

Nick Young wasn’t supposed to be on the Lakers at the start of the 2016-17 NBA season. After a few years of sub-par play and silly antics, Young was labeled a distraction by many around the league. Following a media blown fallout with prized rookie D’Angelo Russell, the USC standout lost more than the support […]

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NBA Playoffs: Skill vs. Physicality

It’s nearing the end of the first round and teams are showing desperation with signs of physical play. Trying to get into the heads of their opponents, teams are throwing elbows, knocking knees, blacking eyes and pretty much doing whatever it takes to win games. It’s called playoff basketball. Physicality has been a major part […]

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