Chris Manning

Chris Manning is a co-owner and video producer for In addition to his "LD2k" fan-video productions, Chris is working as the "Production Manager" for HS3; A Digital, Brand Strategy and Marketing company based in L.A. which represents the digital entities of numerous high-profile athletes. You can follow him on Twitter for a wide array of sports/Lakers talk!

Phil Jackson out, Brian Shaw in? One lockout could determine this according to one reporter.

Kobe needs 51 points to become the 4th all-time leading playoff scorer.

SLAM magazine is releasing a special Kobe/LeBron issue. Check out the cover here.

A great article on Kobe's legacy.

Phil Jackson is already analyzing a potential Lakers/Celtics finals.

Andrew Bynum is putting the team first, playing through his injury.

Yahoo ranks Pau Gasol as #1 player in 2010 playoffs; Kobe came in at #3 behind Rajon Rondo at #2.

Bynum starts looking ahead to the Celtics. Maybe talks about it too early...?

Chris Bosh lists the Lakers as one of five teams he'd like to go via sign and trade (if he doesn't resign with the Raptors, that is).

Check out LD2k's latest video: "VALIDATION." A direct response to every Kobe Bryant critic and hater alike.

Stoudemire starts the heated "tough" talk.

Phil Jackson spoke about his retirement chances.

LD2k's WCF's showdown between the Lakers and Suns pump up video is here! Check it out now and get pumped up for the much anticipated series!

Jerry West believes Kobe Bryant is and will be the greatest Laker player of all time.

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