Ron Artest is one crazy dude, and that's not really a bad thing. Artest recently tweeted his number to over 29,000 fans. I'm a man of the people, but if I were an NBA star, I wouldn't even consider doing something like this.
Via Ron Artest's Twitter, "Ron Artest gives a poor kid from china his $45k diamond watch for his education."
TLN members, get a $10 Game Card at ESPN Zone when you sign up for the Lakers 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament! Enter code LN1 before your team name during registration. The deadline is August 7th, so time is running out. The tournament will take place on the streets of STAPLES Cneter and L.A. Live, August 15th-16th -- don't miss out.
Alas! The coach spoke too soon. Unfortunately for the countless fans of Sasha who have been awaiting his return to the basketball court, yesterday’s game which was won by the Slovenian team (77-68) had to be sat out by Sasha due to a left knee injury. They said it’s nothing serious, but the management didn’t want to risk aggravating it.
The 2009-2010 NBA schedule was released today. The home opener is a inner city battle, a bit of a surprise -- goes again the Lakers/Nuggets rumors that were flying around. As expected, LeBron and Shaq come to down on Christmas Day...
Hey Lakers fans, as you can clearly see, we've begun the beta stage of our new site design.
Lamar Odom's re-signing presser took place earlier this afternoon in El Segundo, here are some highlights for you guys.
The Lakers will be holding a live press conference today in their El Segundo training facility to announce the re-signing of Lamar Odom. You'll be able to view the press conference live on Lakers.com at 2:00PM PST.
On Thursday Spain introduced the 2009 edition of their national team to the public, and began by honoring two of Europe's brightest stars. FIBA Europe Secretary General Nar Zanolin was on hand to present Pau Gasol and Ricky Rubio with the 2009 FIBA Europe Player of the Year and Young Men's Player of the Year Awards respectively.
The Los Angeles Lakers announced today that an additional game has been added to their preseason schedule.
Whether free agent Lamar Odom stays in Los Angeles or leaves for the Miami Heat, Las Vegas bookmakers said Monday they don't anticipate anything that would drop the Lakers from their perch as preseason favorites to win the NBA championship -- again.
If you're a constant reader of The Lakers Nation, you might find it hard to believe that there are other things happening on this earth besides the contract negotiations of Lamar Odom.
For those who don't roam around The Lakers Nation Forums, there's currently a discussion going on about rumors of Lamar Odom accepting a 4 year/36 million deal from the Lakers.
Tonight, Kobe Bryant, and several other teammates – including fellow team captain Derek Fisher – will be visiting Jimmy Kimmel Live.