“But it doesn’t happen without my team-mates over the years. My coaching staff over the years. Everyone from the top to bottom – GMs, owners, training staff, ballboys, everything. Everyone has a hand in that because we’re all a part of the process and the success.
In China for two games against the Brooklyn Nets this past weekend, James and the Lakers were pretty much on a media and literally lockdown as the NBA tried to placate Chinese reaction amidst clearly coordinated repercussions and TV blackout. Though NBA Commissioner Adam Silver publicly said in Japan on October 8 that Morey was […]
The “Let Them Eat Goo” episode of South Park starts at Marsh’s cannabis farm Tegridy Farms, where he grouses that “the whole doing business in China thing has sort of bitten us in the ass, and now we aren’t selling enough weed to keep up with our costs.” So they come up with a plan […]
LeBron James (29 points, 11 rebounds and seven assists) led the way at the Walt Disney World Resort as the Lakers reached the conference finals for the first time since winning the title in 2010 thanks to a 4-1 series win.
Gonzalez and Haft co-created and executive produce with Lauren Iungerich the praised Netflix comedy-drama series On My Block, whose third season was released in May. Gonzalez and Haft, who previously wrote on Gang Related and Empire, are repped by Matt Luber of Luber Roklin Entertainment and by Sandy Weinberg at Summit Talent.
The host of The Daily Show was remarking on the firestorm of criticism being endured by the Los Angeles Lakers forward, who said earlier this week that Houston Rockets GM Daryl Morey’s tweet supporting Hong Kong’s protests were “misinformed.”
LeBron added, “Kap was someone who stood up when times weren’t comfortable, when people didn’t understand, people refused to listen to what he was saying. If you go back and go look at any of his postgame interviews when he was talking about why he was kneeling, it had absolutely nothing to do with the […]
On top of the list is Stephen Curry at 470. LeBron may be ageless, but he’s not playing long enough to catch Curry. Not even close. Klay Thompson is fourth on that list and may pass Allen and LeBron eventually.
Lakers coach Frank Vogel made a key adjustment, starting started power forward Markieff Morris over center JaVale McGee in the second half. The Lakers’ defense became far more versatile and active, especially when double-teaming James Harden (33 points, nine rebounds and nine assists).
That’s an aspect of bubble life that has been underdiscussed. NBA players are focused on playing in the playoffs. Games and preparation take up a significant portion of time. For family members, that’s a lot of downtime – especially for children.