Los Angeles Lakers

Despite Josh Smith, Jeff Teague and Zaza Pachulia not playing due to injuries, the Atlanta Hawks pulled off an upset last night, beating the Los Angeles Lakers 96 – 92 at Philips Arena. Kobe Bryant is not taking the loss well, however, claiming he was the victim of a dirty play at the end of […]

A trade that would have sent New Orleans Hornets guard Chris Paul to the Los Angeles Lakers was vetoed Thursday night by  N.B.A. Commissioner David Stern. SEE ALSO: Biggest Villains of 2011 According to sources, the three-team deal that also involved the Houston Rockets was vetoed by Stern, who has the authority since the league purchased the Hornets […]

As we previously reported, Atlanta’s own Monica sang the National Anthem at Game 3 of the NBA Finals in Boston Tuesday night. “I was so nervous but all the encouragement from u guys helped a ton,” Monica said via her Twitter account. Monica released her fifth CD, the gold-selling “Still Standing,” in March. “My favorite […]

Atlanta’s own Monica will sing the National Anthem at Game 3 of the NBA Finals in Boston Tuesday night (June 8). The singer revealed the news via her Twitter account. The Los Angeles Lakers and the Boston Celtics are tied 1-1 in the best-of-seven series. “I’m excited about doing the national anthem Tuesday,” Monica tweeted. […]

The 2009 NBA champion Los Angeles Lakers made a visit to Washington, D.C. to President Obama’s house. Obama invited the team and Lamar Odom’s wife for a little meet and greet. See the photos below: RELATED: LA Lakers Win 15th NBA Title