Chris Manning is a co-owner and video producer for TheLakersNation.com. 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!
It has been reported by ESPN, we are awaiting reports but what we have heard is that Tex Winter is now in the hospital following a stroke. We here at TheLakersNation.com send our best thoughts and prayers to Tex and his family.
Vitamin Water, which I absolutely love by the way, is hosting a debate - Kobe or LeBron. I figured it's pretty easy who we all say. But check out the debate on their Facebook page. Additionally, here is their add for the "Black Mamba".