Tagged: ‘Pau Gasol’

Watch Kobe Bryant break down the Cavaliers’ offense in latest ESPN video
June 10th, 2017 at 3:57 PM
***PHOTO1*** Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images The Los Angeles Lakers may be aiming towards playing a style that's aesthetically similar to the Golden State Warriors, but that doesn't mean there aren't merits to a more superstar-driven, isolation-centric style for certain rosters. ...

NBA News: Pau Gasol Says Warriors Playing At ‘Highest Level Right Now’
May 25th, 2017 at 12:23 PM
***PHOTO1*** Soobum Im-USA TODAY Sports The Golden State Warriors recently eliminated the San Antonio Spurs in the Western Conference Finals to stamp their third straight trip to the NBA Finals. The series win put their postseason record to a perfect 12-0, which no other team in history has done. The task...

Throwback Thursday: Kobe Bryant Scores 47 Points In Must-Win Game Over Blazers
April 6th, 2017 at 1:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** [embedded content] Kobe Bryant always had a knack for playing the most minutes he could, while still performing at a high level. On April 10, 2013, he played all 48 minutes and scored 47 points in an 113-106 win over the Portland Trail Blazers. His performance garnered "MVP!" chants in...

Magic Johnson’s hiring showcases Lakers’ lack of imagination
February 2nd, 2017 at 3:18 PM
***PHOTO1*** Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports The Los Angeles Lakers have operated and showcased themselves as the utmost brand in the NBA, which has been fine as, for the vast majority of its existence, that's been true. Those are, however, days of the past. Magic Johnson's arrival is...

Grading Los Angeles Lakers’ Steve Blake Trade
February 27th, 2014 at 9:50 PM
About a week ago, the Los Angeles Lakers traded veteran point guard Steve Blake to the Golden State Warriors for guards Kent Bazemore and Marshon Brooks. ***PHOTO1*** After multiple reports suggested that big men Pau Gasol, Jordan Hill and Chris Kaman may be traded, the Lakers ultimately decided to part ways with...