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Balancing the Lakers from Within

November 8, 2015 - Posted by warrenweelim

Balancing the Lakers from within
by: Warren Lim

Kobe Bryant has been the face of the Lakers for most of his 20-yr storied career. There is no question who the greatest Laker is, from start to finish. With 5 rings, an MVP and 2 Finals MVPs, 3rd all-time in scoring, 81-point game, among many others, it will be awhile when the next Laker great will ever smear that record.

The skeptics and the media will tell you to "suffer" through Kobe's 20th (and perhaps final) the truest of fan in me says I'll relish the time I still see the Black Mamba spew venom to the enemy....

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Lakers Free Agency Rollercoaster

July 6, 2015 - Posted by PurpleKnight

The Lakers were on a hot streak. They not only kept their draft pick. But also jumped up 2 spots over New York & Philadelphia to secure the #2 pick in the draft. That landed us the best point guard in the draft. D'Angelo Russell. Who has the potential to become our best point guard since the legendary Earvin "Magic" Johnson.�

Heading into the free agency you could had put some butter on us because we were on a roll. Jimmy, Kupchak, Kobe & us the fans were almost cocky. We all just knew that we were getting Aldridge, Love, DeAndre, Lopez, Monroe or Cousins. Shoot for a...

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Egomaniac Kobe, Obtuse GM Mitch Chase Aldridge from LA.

July 1, 2015 - Posted by SPQR

So the free agency festival began today. Teams and fans with high hope to lure a star or two to win a title or buttress their team to another level.

And as quickly as it began, it seemed to come to an end, particularly for the Los Angeles Lakers. Love, Butler, Lopez and host of others, all whom the Lakers had designs on signed back with their teams for long deals.

But there was one player out there whom the Lakers coveted who reciprocated that feeling: Lamarcus Aldridge, the 29 year old all star from Portland. His camp had made it no secret that Aldridge's first choice was the LA...

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Voodoo Russell the Successor to Magic Johnson?

June 25, 2015 - Posted by SPQR

Well, the long wait is over and D'Angleo Russell was chosen over Okafor as the next Lakers celebrity.

I was torn between the two, vacillating almost daily in which of the two I wanted. Really, I wanted both, because we needed both. But I was ready and willing to accept and embrace whichever one was chosen.

For old time Laker's fans such as myself, the choice of Russell brings the Lakers what could be the first great point guard since Magic Johnson. Rick Pitino said this morning that Russell is the best passer to come into the NBA since��Magic Johnson. Those are mighty big words...

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The New CBA, the Lakers New Golden Knight in Shining Armor

April 1, 2015 - Posted by allenyag

When this current Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) was signed a few years back, it was clear to me that the Lakers were not going to be contenders for a while. I didn't think that it was going to be this bad, but I knew harsh days were headed our way. Everything in that CBA was tailored so that the Lakers would be at a disadvantage. Every move we had made historically was now outlawed in the current CBA.

Being over the luxury cap was no longer a nuisance, but it became punitive. The thought process under introducing a punitive salary cap was that money spent would be a form of...

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Are the Lakers in Danger of Being the NBA's My Space?

March 1, 2015 - Posted by SPQR

Was listening to the Colin Cowherd show last week and the topic of analytics came up. He discussed how it affects all sports, some more than others. He also gave a rundown of the teams in all sports who use analytics the most and those who use it the least or not at all. It was striking that that the teams who use it the most have also had concomitant success while those who eschew it have been not so good. An interesting fact is the Lakers the Lakers didn't send a basketball operations representative for the first six years of the annual MIT Sloan Analytics Conference in Boston, the latest...

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The 2015 Lakers Plan by WWL

January 4, 2015 - Posted by warrenweelim

First off, I'd like to say a quick Hi/Hello to the fellas here that still know of me. Its been awhile since my last post and most regulars here might not recognize me anymore. I'll simply post as a newbie sharing my idea.

For all the hullabaloo about landing a big name in free agency, its become real hard nowadays to sell the Lakers as a destination simply by name. We'd have to first become a team that's interesting enough, and we'd have to know who to target. For that to happen, we'd have to have the slightest idea and flexibility within the team. A team built around 36-yo Kobe, a PG like...

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Lakers Palace Guard Stages Coup Against King Kobe

December 24, 2014 - Posted by SPQR

A couple of interesting articles in the last few days about the Lakers and nightmare ride King Kobe is forcing upon the team, the fans and his "teammates" and I use that term lightly, looking at if through King Kobe's eyes.

The first is entitled: The Lakers don't need Kobe and now they have the guts to say it.

Yes, things have devolved so much under the great man's leadership that even this team of all stars is calling him out. The breaking point was the Warriors game where the team had seven players in double digits and a season high in assists. Oh, and the one thing they...

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The Lakers Will Rise Again

November 21, 2014 - Posted by lakerzfan

I started watching the Lakers religiously in 1987 although I was a fan from afar since 1983. Since then I have watched the Lakers from their late 1980's run to Magic's retirement to being not so great in the 90's to the rebirth of the dynasty starting in 2000 to being down again after Shaq to the Gasol trade and now to this year. In all that time, I have never seen or heard so much trash talk coming from everywhere, TV, radio, so-called Laker fans and Laker haters. I wanted to address some of those haters and revisit, in brief, Laker recent history. This history will point out what the...

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Time to Stick Together Lakers' Fans

November 13, 2014 - Posted by gemfow

I've been guilty of really getting into disagreements on this site due to differences in philosophy, differences in what we see on the court,

To be up front and honest, the Lakers lack talent, they have no tradeable assets and they are about 7 million over the cap. This is where we are at, this is what all us fans have to go through no matter what side of the fence we are on in regards to this team. I'm personally finding it harder and harder to stay positive about the team I grew up loving, being a Lakers' fan is in my family, I had no choice and I'm fine with my parents being...

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Sortable Los Angeles Lakers Player Stats
Kobe Bryant, SF444429.
Jordan Clarkson, PG525232.315.
Louis Williams, SG513329.715.
D'Angelo Russell, PG522227.
Julius Randle, PF533227.411.22.27.810.01.70.640.421.93.10.913.8
Nick Young, SF44018.
Roy Hibbert, C535324.
Brandon Bass, PF46018.
Larry Nance Jr., PF402220.
Ryan Kelly, PF19013.
Metta World Peace, SF19317.
Anthony Brown, SF25819.
Tarik Black, C19012.
Robert Sacre, C18112.
Marcelo Huertas, PG29011.

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Kobe Bryant, SF5.816.7.3502.07.1.2773.34.10.803.89.6.4041.0120.41
Jordan Clarkson, PG6.013.5.4461.03.0.3382.22.80.795.010.5.4761.1280.48
Louis Williams, SG4.210.6.3951.54.7.3255.36.30.842.75.9.4501.4300.47
D'Angelo Russell, PG4.711.4.4151.54.6.3261.21.80.693.26.8.4741.0680.48
Julius Randle, PF4.410.4.4180.10.4.3042.33.30.704.310.0.4231.0720.42
Nick Young, SF2.46.9.3541.54.3.3350.91.10.830.92.6.3871.0500.46
Roy Hibbert, C2.45.5.4400.00.0.0001.72.00.832.45.5.4431.1860.44
Brandon Bass, PF2.44.5.5290.00.0.0001.51.80.842.44.5.5321.3880.53
Larry Nance Jr., PF2.64.9.5410.00.1.3330.50.80.702.64.8.5451.1960.54
Ryan Kelly, PF1.84.7.3890.31.5.1721.42.10.671.53.2.4921.1220.42
Metta World Peace, SF1.65.1.3130.92.4.3700.81.20.700.
Anthony Brown, SF1.34.0.3170.72.3.2980.60.70.820.61.7.341.9410.40
Tarik Black, C1.52.6.5710.00.0.0000.51.30.401.52.6.5711.3470.57
Robert Sacre, C1.12.7.3880.00.0.0000.71.20.551.12.7.3881.0200.39
Marcelo Huertas, PG1.12.8.3900.30.9.2960.
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