Home
You Are Here: Home » Posts tagged "Lamar Odom"

After Three Games Lakers Take One Step Forward, Two Steps Back

Phew! Now that the potential 0-3 disaster was averted by blowing out the Utah Jazz, let's diagnose how the purple and gold fared in their one and only set of back to back to back games. Coming into this season, we knew the Lakers had the potential to make another run at a ring if everything fell into place. We also knew if a couple minor things go astray, such as an injury or two to their key players (see: ...

Read more

Clippers Still Unable to Call Themselves True Kings of L.A.

Even with the theft acquiring of Chris Paul from New Orleans, the Los Angeles Clippers are not a better team than the Lakers yet. I repeat, the Clippers are still the sideshow; the Lake Show remains the main attraction. Now that the dust is clear from the Chris Paul trade, it’s clear that the notions of the Clippers being the team to beat in California is based purely on emotion and not facts. Take Blake Gr ...

Read more

Lakers’ McRoberts Could Become a Fan Favorite

Josh McRoberts may not be the 'big deal' acquisition that Lakers' fans were hoping for this off-season, but that doesn't mean he won't become an important part of L.A.'s rotation. In fact, over time I'd argue that he'll end up being one of Staples Center's most cheered players coming off the bench. Because McBob (or is it McRob?) came essentially at the exact same moment that Lamar Odom departed, fans are g ...

Read more

Kobe Still Not Happy about Lakers’ Trading Lamar Odom

In an interview with Jim Rome on Monday Kobe Bryant expressed his continued displeasure about the trading of Lamar Odom to the Dallas Mavericks. Earlier this week Odom was dealt to the NBA champions for a first round draft pick and a trade exemption. The deal was reportedly at the behest of Odom, who requested a trade in the aftermath of revelations from days earlier that he was about to be traded to New Or ...

Read more

Lakers Acquire Chris Paul in Trade with Hornets, Rockets

The Los Angeles Lakers have agreed in principal in a move to acquire Chris Paul from the New Orleans Hornets in a three team trade that also involves the Houston Rockets. Talks between the three teams had been heating up in recent days and on Thursday afternoon the discussions finally came to a head. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports the deal breaks down as follows: The Lakers will send Pau Ga ...

Read more

Reality Shows’ Popularity with Prominent Lakers

The rise of reality programming on television is largely based on the overwhelming popularity and consistent interest in sports programing on television. Sporting events bring in big viewers, especially dedicated viewers whose majority happens to be a sought after, yet hard to reach demographic. Nobody loves this more than the advertisers. Like sports programming, reality television has the unexpected facto ...

Read more

Dwight Howard is Not the Lakers Missing Piece

There has been recent discussion that Dwight Howard will remain in a Magic uniform. If Howard does decide to sign an extension with Orlando, then this will smash any dreams that Laker fans had that he will be in a Laker uniform next season. But the fans should not worry as the Laker organization have the right pieces on the front-court for multiple championship runs. The Los Angeles Lakers have what other N ...

Read more

All-Star Snub Face Off: Lamar Odom versus LaMarcus Aldridge

With the Blazers and Lakers playing tonight, now is a good time to compare two NBA players who were snubbed of an All-Star selection by the fans and coaches. LaMarcus Aldridge of the Portland Trailblazers is averaging 22 points, 8.8 rebounds, 1.2 blocks a game while shooting 49 percent from the field and 78 percent from the free throw line. Aldridge’s numbers have gone up across the board and the numbers do ...

Read more

Odom and Blake Griffin Battle it Out for Final All Star Spot

The Western Conference starters for the 2011 NBA All Star game were announced this past Thursday and there weren’t any real surprises. As expected, Kobe Bryant was voted on by the fans to his 13th consecutive NBA All-Star game and received the most votes of any of the starters. Joining Kobe on the starting West squad are New Orleans’ Chris Paul, Oklahoma City’s Kevin Durant, Denver’s Carmelo Anthony and Hou ...

Read more

Now Playing: Lamar Odom as the NBA’s Most Famous Sixth Man

After three consecutive double-digit losses against the Bucks, Heat and Spurs, Phil Jackson decided he would shake-up the Lakers starting lineup, placing Andrew Bynum in the starting unit and sliding Lamar Odom back into his reserve role. In his first game back with the second unit, Odom lodged 24 points. Two of those points came as Odom made his way into the lane on a fast break, looped the ball behind his ...

Read more

Privacy Policy | © 2014 Medium Large, LLC. All Rights Reserved

Don't Miss Any of the Latest Laker News

  • Lakers Player News, Rumors & Score Updates
  • Lakers Interviews & Practice Reports
  • Be the FIRST to know about Giveaways & Special Store Sales
Scroll to top