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Jim Buss to step down if Lakers aren’t contending within “three to four years”

Fire Jim Buss! Lakers fans have been calling for it for years now, and by the looks of it, they may just get their wish should the following of a tumultuous 2013-14 Lakers season be succeeded by many more in the coming years with no clear improvements along the way. According to Mike Bresnahan from the L.A. Times, Jim Buss gathered with Jeanie and the rest of the Buss family earlier...
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Jim Buss Will Quit if Lakers Suck, But Not For a Few Years

  Lakers fans might be very happy to hear this news. Owner and EVP Jim Buss has a short rebuilding plan for the team. Yet, if they don’t rebuild and “contend” in three or four years, he says he will step down according to the LA Times: I was laying myself on the line by saying, if this doesn’t work in three to four years, if we’re not back on the top — and the definition...
Via BlackSportsOnline
15 hours ago  |  Discuss

PHOTO: Jodie Meeks hangs out with Magic Johnson at Dodgers game

While Magic Johnson has been quiet on Twitter recently when it comes to commenting on his beloved Los Angeles Lakers, it seems that he may be doing a little recruiting behind the scenes. On Friday night, free-agent-to-be Jodie Meeks posted a photo of himself and Magic at the L.A. Dodgers game. “Me and Magic at Dodgers stadium!” Meeks wrote on his Instagram page, along with the...
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21 hours ago  |  Discuss

BREAKING NEWS: Los Angeles Lakers Unveil New Team Logo

BREAKING NEWS: Los Angeles Lakers Unveil New Team Logo

Lakers News: Mitch Kupchak says the team will look to acquire starting caliber point guard this summer

“They can’t rely on me, frankly. Hopefully I come back and play 82 games next year and the sky’s the limit, but they can’t rely on me. We don’t know what I’m going to bring.” That’s not exactly what you want to hear from a guy who you’re set to pay $9.7 million next season. Yes, during his exit interview on Thursday, Steve Nash admitted that the Lakers can’t rely...
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Lakers' Steve Nash hopes to play next season

The Los Angeles Lakers signed Steve Nash prior to the 2012-2013 season in hopes to team up with Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard to make a run at an NBA championship. The Lakers won 45 games and were a seventh seed in the playoffs. Nash was limited to 50 games, but showed signs of his old self, averaging 12.7 points and 6.7 rebounds per game. But this season was a nightmare to...
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Mitch Kupchak: I didn't Kobe was going to France

LOS ANGELES -- Kobe Bryant is allegedly in France. Earlier this week, The Los Angeles Times reported the five-time NBA champion traveled to France with his family before the end of the regular season. The news came as a surprise to Lakers brass. "I did not know he was leaving town," Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak said Friday as the team concluded their exit interviews...
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Lakers GM: Re-signing Pau Gasol is a priority

Los Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak said Friday during the team’s exit interviews that re-signing Pau Gasol is a priority. Kupchak on Gasol: “Absolutely he’s a priority. If you look at the free agents, there probably isn’t anyone as good as Pau on the board.” — Los Angeles Lakers (@Lakers) April 18, 2014 Gasol has said he plans to listen to offers this summer...
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Steve Nash says Lakers can't rely on him next season

The 2014-15 NBA season can’t come soon enough for the Los Angeles Lakers, who just suffered their worst campaign since moving to LA. Kobe Bryant recently tweeted that “next season will be epic,” however, point guard Steve Nash shared a not-so-epic quote with ESPN’s Dave McMenamin about what can be expected of him: “They can’t rely on me, frankly,” said Nash, already...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant on LA Lakers’ Terrible Season: “Flush it. Forget it.”

The Los Angeles Lakers suffered their worst season in franchise history, standing just two games in front of the Utah Jazz for the worst record in the Western Conference. Kobe Bryant was absent at the Staples Center toward the tail end of the season, most recently missing Wednesday night’s game against the San Antonio Spurs to vacation in France with his family. The Lakers have...
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2 days ago  |  Discuss

Lakers’ Kobe Bryant: ‘Next season will be epic’

Kobe Bryant has been focused on his rehabilitation from a fractured knee, and has distanced himself from the Los Angeles Lakers, who just wrapped up their worst season in franchise history. But Bryant plans to be ready to lead the Lakers next season. S*** season. Flush it. Forget it #amnesia Next Season will be epic #blackout #bussfam — Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) April 16, 2014...
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MarShon Brooks Is Extra Comfortable on Lakers’ Flight Home (Video)

Jordan Farmar caught Los Angeles Lakers teammate MarShon Brooks slipping on the plane ride home after their 113-100 win over the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday night. There’s just no peaceful sleep on a plane filled with teammates. http://instagram.com/p/m4UoQwljCt/# The post MarShon Brooks Is Extra Comfortable on Lakers’ Flight Home (Video) appeared first on Basketball Bicker.
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Nick Young says he's Lakers' star, comments on gal's backside

Long live the Swag.Photo Credit: AP I want to believe in reincarnation only for the slim chance that in an alternative universe, I will come back as Swaggy P. I would say AKA Nick Young, but at this point, it’s more like Nick Young, better known as Swaggy P. Why do I want to come back as Swaggy P? I present this video by TMZ, where Swaggy, who seems at least a little tipsy after...
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Nick Young says what he’s going to do to Iggy Azalea ‘shouldn’t be legal’ (video)

Unfortunately your browser does not support IFrames. Nick Young, otherwise known as “Swaggy P,” was at his downright swaggiest while exiting an L.A. club on Wednesday night. The Los Angeles Lakers guard was both boastful and somewhat vile as he left the 1 Oak club on Sunset Boulevard along with pop star girlfriend Iggy Azalea. […] The post Nick Young says what he’s going...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Kobe ditches final Lakers' game for trip to France

If the Los Angeles Lakers’s team photo wasn’t enough to convince you of Kobe Bryant’s feelings towards the 2013-14 NBA season, news of his early vacation surely will. The Lakers tip off against the San Antonio Spurs Wednesday night for the final game of the regular season, the outcome of which is inconsequential, as their final record will officially become the worst record...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss
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