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 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 […]
Dwight Howard says he has no relationship with Jim Buss, he’s not a crybaby and he’s not ready to commit longterm to the Lakers [video]
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.
The Lakers passing on Phil Jackson and the accusations of betrayal by Jim Buss and company have got to cause a vexing situation with the Thanksgiving holiday coming up this week. Phil’s long time girlfriend is Lakers EVP Jeanie Buss, Jim’s sister and Lakers owner Jim Buss’ daughter. Sensing perhaps the impending awkwardness around the […]
Count Magic Johnson among the many disappointed Laker fans who aren’t satisfied with the hiring of Mike D’Antoni. Magic voiced his extremely displeasure at the way Jim Buss, son of Lakers owner and legend, Dr. Jerry Buss, is running the team. The NBA legend sated that he doesn’t have confidence in Jim Buss abilities.
Phil Jackson was reportedly shocked when he received the call late Sunday night that the Lakers were moving forward with Mike D’Antoni as the head coach. Phil has released a statement in which he says the groundswell of support from the Laker fans is why he considered returning to the job and that actual terms […]