Tag: Los Angeles
We Celebrate That Time Kobe Dunked On Shaq
By Cameron Heffernan Only because, those times seem like the last time, the Lakers practices weren’t “soft”.
FYF Fest ’13: Great Music; Awful Dancing – By Cameron Heffernan
After five years of no live music. Cameron, finally found the will to attend the FYF Fest, mainly for My Bloody Valentine. What he came away with, was a little more abstract.
Knowing When To Settle: The Shoe Game – By Cameron Heffernan
It’s a cold world, the world of the sneaker head. One enthusiast laments his inability to catch the “Great White Buffalo”, and how he learned to just settle.
Utterly Fascinating: Speechless
The Los Angeles Lakers’ finish to the season was a roller coaster ride to the very end of the last second in Overtime. Kobe Bryant is in recovery for 6 to 9 months to let his torn Achilles tendon heal. The Lakers ralled past San Antonio in Staples on Sunday. And then after that the…
Utterly Fascinating: The System is Down… The System is Down
The Lakers are playing inspired basketball as of late. After winning 2 in a row and going up a game on the Utah Jazz for that sweet, sweet 8th spot in the West, the Lakers are controlling their own fates for the last 3 games of the season. Think it’s possible with Golden State and San…
Clippers Clinch First Division Title; Lakers, Not So Much
The Los Angeles Clippers clinched their first ever division title, in a 109-95 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers.
Utterly Fascinating: Identity Crisis or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Pass – by Sam Accardo
On Tuesday the Mavericks failed to spoil the Lakers’ chances of getting into the playoffs. With only 7 games left in the season and being a mere ½ game in front of Utah for the 8th seed, the Lakers need to finish out the rest of the season looking the best they have all year. Can…
Utterly Fascinating: A Cloudy Night in the Sunshine State – by Sam Accardo
Dwight Howard and the Lakers went back to Orlando to play the Magic for the first time this season last night. Dwight walked onto the floor with both boos and cheers. The Lakers easily handled the Magic in a 106 to 97 victory. Howard had 39 points on 7 of 13 shooting. He made 25…
Utterly Fascinating: What About Dwight? – by Sam Accardo
Coming off the All-Star Break (and a great block by Kobe Bryant!), Sam talks about how he became a fan of the Lakers and mentions some thoughts on Dwight Howard not being traded. – From nbclosangeles.com
Utterly Fascinating: “We’ll See” – By Sam Accardo
Amidst the 3 win “streak” the Lakers are currently holding on to, Sam answers if this new look of the Lakers is here to stay or if it’s just another flash in the plan during a season where the only consistency has been their inconsistency. Editor’s note: Sam wrote this on the day of the Suns…