Jeanie Buss thinks anyone who is afraid of playing with Kobe is a loser [video]

Lakers president – and owner- Jeanie Buss is one of my favorites. The past two years have been trying for the Lakers organization and Jeanie has been at ground zero, even at times on the opposite side of her own family. Jeanie did the rounds on ESPN on Thursday, answering questions about the Lakers. Jeanie […]

Jeanie Buss says there was no role for Phil Jackson with the Lakers

On Tuesday, Phil Jackson was officially announced as president of the New York Knicks. The deal is worth $60 million over five years. Garden Chairman, Jim Dolan said he is”willingly and gratefully” ceding control to the Zen Master on all basketball matters. It took Dolan and Steve Mills three months to convince Phil to join. […]

Kobe Bryant says Lakers have to make changes in front office

As expected, Kobe Bryant has officially been ruled out for the final stretch of the Lakers seasons. Bryant’s knee fracture still hasn’t healed, and with 18 games left in a losing season, there’s no point – even if he was physically able – to return to the court.

Jeanie Buss felt betrayed by her brother Jim’s hiring of Mike D’Antoni

Jeanie Buss is prepping for the updated release of her memoir, “Laker Girl.” The update includes the most recent Laker drama that came last November with the Lakers hiring current head coach Mike D’Antoni over Jeanie’s fiancé Phil Jackson. Jeanie reveals that she felt a sense of betrayal by the move. If you recall, Jeanie […]

Phil Jackson & Jeanie Buss to produce basketball drama for Showtime

Phil Jackson might have stepped into to phase three of his Hall of Fame career. Jackson is set to executive produce a new Showtime series that centers on a family that owns a professional basketball team. Something Jackson has a clear insight on because he coached the Lakers and is engaged to Jeanie Buss.

Lakers retire Shaquille O’Neal’s jersey with speeches from Kobe Bryant, Phil Jackson & Jeanie Buss [video]

Tuesday night in LA, the “Most Dominant Ever” jersey was retired at  Staples Center. Shaquille O’Neal, accompanied by his children and his mother watched his #34 raised into the rafters by the Lakers.

Coaching legend Phil Jackson joins Twitter

Guess who has finally joined Twitter? NBA coaching legend, Phil Jackson. His fianceé, Jeanie Buss made it official, pulling out the welcome wagon. So far the “Zen Master” has 6,000 followers but hasn’t made his first follow yet. I wonder what sort of Tweeter he’ll be. Will we be graced with mystical quotes and thoughts […]

Jim & Jeanie Buss haven’t spoken to each other since November

To say that a lot is going on with the Lakers franchise doesn’t even begin to do the situation justice. We’ve gone round and round analyzing coaching, players and injuries but what’s happening upstairs in the executive suite has the potential to change the way the Los Angeles Lakers have been thought of for decades.