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ESPN Page 2: Do you remember what your life was like at the age of 17?

Were you a know-it-all? A rebel who didn’t listen to your parents, or was too insecure to ask any of your many questions?

What about at 18 or 19?

Some of the biggest mistakes all of us have made happened during our late teens, as we wrestled with who we wanted to be, who we were expected to be, and who we actually were. And, thankfully, most of us spent that trial-and-error period in obscurity.

Andrew Bynum had no such good fortune.

He has gone through this error-prone maturation process in the public eye, while also juggling media scrutiny and the unrealistic expectations of fans. Although Bynum says it’s unlikely he’ll return from his knee injury any sooner than the Western Conference finals — assuming his team is still playing — this has been, without question, the year he finally silenced his critics. Not an easy feat when you consider that, less than a year ago, he had to endure the frenzy surrounding a proposed Jason Kidd trade and the subsequent remarks made about him by someone I’m sure he thought he could trust.

Continue reading ‘The education of Andrew Bynum w/ video’

  • west213

    fuckin trade him.. his not gonna be back until west finals. WOW what a pussy….

  • kb_pg

    awesome video. it really displays how close these guys are off the court.

  • Sako

    [Comment ID #33168 Will Be Quoted Here]

    I guees they should trade, I mean it is April, maybe we can make a deal under the table. What an idiot!!!!

  • west213

    ay gyot i mean next season. kunem gandon beranet.

  • Sako

    [Comment ID #33180 Will Be Quoted Here]

    i kalaris galook, chaperichat mi anchi

  • MILO

    Andrew is healing very slow wtf wtf wtf wtf wtf!!!

  • west213

    [Comment ID #33182 Will Be Quoted Here]

    oves do e ku kuchum eka etex moret putse ketam dzeret.

  • sammie

    west213 and sako, please stop typing bad dirty things to each other in Armenian, this is no time to argue, our Lakers got a championship to win this year! let’s focus on that!

  • west213

    he started it…..lol

    go lakers ——–>

  • Sako

    [Comment ID #33192 Will Be Quoted Here]

    ara kunem beranat ay puchacas lakot

  • Sako

    [Comment ID #33202 Will Be Quoted Here]

    ha, meban es asum oo tarnoomes che-he started it…..lol-ara do hargaj tagha ches, do jahel erexaes

  • ab4sure

    [Comment ID #33168 Will Be Quoted Here]

    Trade him??? Your the only one on this site who would suggest that.

  • SiKWiDIt

    [Comment ID #33205 Will Be Quoted Here]

    hye ek, ches amanchoom?

    were doing really good right now with Gasol, they can go until the Conference Finals before needing Bynum.

  • west213

    sako jame 5 in esor elnes palmer parkum heto ketanank ova poker erexa.

  • west213

    lol ab4sure u f uckin red neck i wasnt d one saying kobe talks tooo much. u laker hater

  • Sako

    [Comment ID #33223 Will Be Quoted Here]

    palmer parka oora?

  • west213

    its next to my house
    on palmer ave. in glendale

    google it and ill see u there 2morow at 5

  • Sako

    hamarat toor

  • west213

    yes kez talu chunem, 5 in elenes vorte aselem vaxe

    teche gites jamoyits ternoxe bozi texaya

  • ab4sure

    [Comment ID #33175 Will Be Quoted Here]

    He is not an idiot… he is a Stupid Idiot. It would want to trade Bynum??? Every other team in the league would want him. Is this guy a laker fan???

  • ab4sure

    [Comment ID #33175 Will Be Quoted Here]

    He is not an idiot… he is a Stupid Idiot. Who would want to trade Bynum??? Every other team in the league would want him. Is this guy a laker fan???

  • west213

    first of all i when i said trade bynum i was mad cuz of d news that he wont be back until next season. but who d f uck r u to call me stupid.

    if i see u on d streets ima bust ur head….f uckin punk.

  • ab4sure

    [Comment ID #33314 Will Be Quoted Here]

    Anyone who says trade Bynum is an Idiot. You said to trade him. Your a stupid idiot.