Phil: “I put [Luke] out there for reasons that are internal in our organization”

    Very interesting stuff from Phil. Some people may think this translates to possible trade(s). Either way, we’ll try to keep an eye on it…

    L.A.Times: re: Keeping Luke in starting lineup?: “I put him out there for reasons that are internal in our organization and Vlade got to play a little bit. But Vlade’s done a good job starting out there. I’ve been pleased with what he’s done with our team in the last week and a half.”

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    • JUNIOR

      ANYTHING you do MITCH, we are 100% behind you. make something happen with these garbage contracts :-D even though luke has been playing pretty well as of late. he always tends to choke in the big games. bye luuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuke

    • lakers2000

      He must be keeping a smile on someones face or is being showcased for trade ’cause I don’t get him or is overpaid game!

    • bill walton

      hey…dont make fun of my son.

    • Brian Cook

      He should have never gotten an extension to begin with

    • ojt

      luke should be wiping the court when its wet but than again he probably f88k that up too.Useless player,could not play basketball to save his luife…luke sucks

    • Fred A.

      I know this trade would make everybodys day: :)
      and give them a 2nd rounder and maybe some cash.

    • T-Dub

      his daddy has dirt Jerry Buss from back in the day! pics with a transvestite!

    • ab4sure

      T-Dub how stupid…

      The reason Luke started was Vlad was late to practice and PJ decided to start LUke. Luke has now earned his starting job through his play.

    • President Barack Obama

      Happy Fourth-of-July guys