Entries Tagged as 'Los Angeles Lakers'

Preview: Phoenix Suns (4-5) at Los Angeles Lakers (3-5)

November 16th, 2012 · 11 Comments

Los Angeles Lakers 114, Phoenix Suns 102 PHOENIX — Steve Nash is injured and Mike D’Antoni won’t be making his coaching debut until Sunday, yet there still will be something strange Friday night knowing that those two pillars of the Suns’ SSOL era have joined the other side. It’s a new era in Phoenix and […]

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Mike D’Antoni the right choice to be next Los Angeles Lakers head coach

November 15th, 2012 · 11 Comments

Phil Jackson may be the lord of the rings, but Mike D’Antoni was the right choice all along to be the next head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers. Now granted the Lakers — who host the Phoenix Suns on Friday night in Staples Center in a game D’Antoni is not expected to coach — […]

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Steve Nash primed for title run after Dwight Howard trade

August 13th, 2012 · 29 Comments

It’s hard to believe anyone could be more excited about the Dwight Howard trade than Steve Nash. Suns fans don’t want to hear it, but if the Lakers weren’t on the short list of title contenders before the deal than they surely are now. Aside from age and injuries, the biggest argument being made against […]

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Will Steve Nash be a ‘hummingbird trapped in a sandwich bag’ in LA?

July 13th, 2012 · 29 Comments

As expected, the Phoenix Suns spent Thursday in limbo with the majority of their remaining cap space tied up in an offer sheet to Eric Gordon that the New Orleans Hornets are expected to match. As I reported last night, the Hornets are likely to utilize the majority of the 72 hours they have to […]

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Tags: Eric Gordon · Los Angeles Lakers · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Steve Nash

Why the Hornets might take three days to match and Steve Nash’s introduction to LA

July 12th, 2012 · 112 Comments

When it was first reported that New Orleans will likely take the full three days before inevitably matching the offer sheet to Eric Gordon, the average fan might have thought the Hornets were doing it to spite the Suns. After all, the Suns are basically in limbo until the Hornets match Gordon because they would […]

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Tags: Eric Gordon · Lon Babby · Los Angeles Lakers · New Orleans Hornets · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns Analysis · Steve Nash

Steve Nash officially traded to the Lakers, no finality on Eric Gordon situation

July 11th, 2012 · 23 Comments

Suns fans, you might not want to click this link to Lakers.com if you just ate. While the Suns and Eric Gordon waited to make his max offer sheet official, the Lakers wasted no time announcing their acquisition of Steve Nash. Nash is now officially a Laker after the teams completed a trade that will net […]

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Tags: Eric Gordon · Los Angeles Lakers · Phoenix Suns · Phoenix Suns News · Steve Nash