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Mike D’Antoni Resigns As Lakers Coach

In the wake of one of the worst 24 months in Los Angeles Lakers history, much maligned head coach Mike D’Antoni has resigned from his position with the team effective immediately. D’Antoni arrived in LA as a successor to Mike Brown, who was fired by the Lakers after a 1-5 start to the 2012 season. […]

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Lakers make it official; Add Kurt Rambis and Johnny Davis to Coaching Staff

Former player and coach Kurt Rambis, and Johnny Davis are the final additions to the Lakers’ and Mike D’Antoni’s coaching staff for the 2013/14 season, the team made public today. Following weeks of speculation surrounding who the much-criticized LA coach would add to his staff, Rambis was re-instated to his old job early Tuesday morning […]

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Phil Jackson on D’Antoni Hiring: “I Laughed”

Earlier today on ESPN’s Mike And Mike In The Morning 11-time championship coach Phil Jackson alluded to his reaction when he was told by Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak that he would not be re-hired by the Lakers in favor of ex Suns/Knicks coach Mike D’Antoni. It was almost a given that Jackson would return to […]

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Dwight Howard’s Message To Lakers Nation; Where To From Here?

After yesterday’s embarrassing loss to the San Antonio Spurs, and his untimely ejection from the game early in the third quarter, and what appeared to be a confrontation with GM Mitch Kupchak (later dismissed) Lakers center Dwight Howard finally opened up to the world via Twitter in an attempt to rectify what he felt to […]

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Pau Gasol Out Indefinitely; Lakers Season Worsens

The Los Angeles Lakers turbulent season took another turn for the worse Thursday morning (Aus) as scans revealed key forward/center Pau Gasol would miss between 4 to 8 weeks of game time following a tear in his plantar fascia tendon. While the Lakers have been improving of late, winning 6 or their last 7, this […]

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Breaking Down The L.A. Lakers: Where Has It All Gone Wrong?

You don’t need to be an expert to see that there is trouble in Laker Land. This storied franchise came into to 2012/13 with a whole new arsenal of players and Championship aspirations, and so far they have looked everything but. The acquisition of  Dwight Howard, Steve Nash, Jodie Meeks and Antawn Jamison (who is […]

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What Does D’Antoni Mean To L.A.?

After what was thought to be the job only Phil Jackson was going to take, the Los Angeles Lakers made a shock move late Monday night by hiring ex-New York Knicks and Olympic coach Mike D’Antoni. D’Antoni will likely assume control of the team against Phoenix on Friday as he is currently unable to fly […]

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The Pride Of New York

Anthony, Stoudemire, Lin, Davis and Chandler. These are some of the names that dominate headlines around the world of basketball. They are some of the faces and figureheads of the world’s greatest game. They play their hearts out night after night for one of the NBA’s most famous and respected ball clubs. But for all […]

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D’Antoni resigns as Head Coach of the New York Knicks

Mike D’Antoni earlier today has resigned from his position as Head Coach of the New York Knicks. There has been much speculation since the return of superstar Carmelo Anthony that the two did not see eye to eye. Carmelo recently came out in full support of his then head coach saying he supported him “100%”.  […]

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