Lakers asking city of Los Angeles for special permission to open team’s practice facility, per report

As the 2019-20 NBA season remains suspended due to the global outbreak of the coronavirus, the league will soon be taking the first steps in moving forward from this shutdown. The NBA had initially intended to reopen its practice facilities in areas with relaxed social distancing guidelines on May 1. Read more

Kobe Bryant-Shaquille O’Neal Lakers, Heat Big Three among NBA teams deserving a ‘Last Dance’-style documentary

“The Last Dance” has captured the nation’s attention during the COVID-19 pandemic with its 10-part documentary chronicling Michael Jordan and the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls’ chase for a sixth championship. It has all the ingredients necessary for must-watch television: Undeniable star power with M.J. finally willing to air it all out Read more

Kobe Bryant’s final season with Lakers was filmed for documentary similar to ‘The Last Dance’

Last weekend was the premiere of “The Last Dance,” the long-awaited 10-part documentary series detailing Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls’ 1997-98 season — the final one for that historic dynasty. There’s been plenty of talking points coming out of the first two episodes, one of which is wondering what Read more

Kobe Bryant’s final season with Lakers was filmed for documentary similar to ‘The Last Dance,’ per report

Last weekend was the premiere of “The Last Dance,” the long-awaited 10-part documentary series detailing Michael Jordan and the Chicago Bulls’ 1997-98 season — the final one for that historic dynasty. There’s been plenty of talking points coming out of the first two episodes, one of which is wondering what Read more

NBA playoffs were set to begin Saturday: Current matchups have Lakers, Clippers on conference finals course

In a pre-coronavirus world, the NBA playoffs would officially be underway as Saturday would’ve marked the beginning of the first round. Instead, the hiatus continues for nearly all sports across the globe.  The NBA’s board of governors met on Friday to discuss the COVID-19 pandemic as it pertains to the Read more

Shaq: Three-peat Lakers would have beaten Michael Jordan’s Bulls ‘easily’ if both teams were in their primes

While Shaquille O’Neal and Michael Jordan had plenty of intense battles, they were never able to face off in the postseason on a level playing field. O’Neal’s Orlando Magic defeated Jordan’s Bulls in 1995, but Jordan only came out of retirement in the middle of the season. When Jordan was Read more

All-NBA picks: LeBron James, Anthony Davis represent Lakers; Ben Simmons makes first-team All-Defense

While we’re still all hoping the NBA season can resume at some point, the reality that we’ve seen our last 2019-20 game, regular season or otherwise, is a distinct possibility. If games are able to resume, likely without fans and perhaps as late as July or August, it’s a pretty Read more