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Nick Young Says He 'Felt Like Pau Gasol' When His Name Was In Trade Rumors

Nick Young’s act wore thin on Los Angeles Lakers coach Byron Scott during the 2014-2105 season. Known more for his off-court persona and shot-happy playing style than actual effectiveness, Young’s fall from grace with Los Angeles was steep enough to render him… 250 more words


Gary Vitti, Laker trainer for everyone from Magic through Kobe Bryant, to retire after next season

When Gary Vitti first interviewed for the job, Magic Johnson and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar were the star Lakers players for coach Pat Riley. It was 1984, and Vitti wasn’t sure he wanted the job. 375 more words

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Nick Young: "I felt like Pau Gasol for a minute!"

Nick Young hasn’t always said some of the smartest things we’ve ever heard, but this comment was just plain dumb.

Nick Young admitted summers been tough with his name in all the trade rumors, then laughs "I felt like Pau Gasol for a minute!"

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The Los Angeles Lakers Misconception

By Will Reeve

The public misconception of the current state of the Los Angeles Lakers runs so rampant, that even top-tier major sports personalities have embarrassed themselves blaming… 494 more words

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The NBA's All-Bizarro Leaders in Minutes

The dead stage of the off-season is here.

This might be a hot take, but the best and/or most irreplaceable players should be on the floor as much as possible. 661 more words


Chris Paul, Gasol Brothers Headline 1st NBA Africa Game

NEW YORK (AP/CBSLA.com) — Gregg Popovich will coach Team Africa with captain Luol Deng, while brothers Pau and Marc Gasol will play for Team World in the NBA’s first game in Africa. 429 more words