Category: ESPN Los Angeles

Hugh Hefner: Dr. Jerry Buss Attended a Lot of Playboy Parties and He Will Be Truly Missed

Thursday, February 21st, 2013

The NBA world lost a legend in Dr. Jerry Buss as the long-time owner of the Los Angeles Lakers passed away on Monday at the age of 80. Hugh Hefner needs no introduction. The founder and chief creative officer of Playboy Enterprises had a close relationship with Buss. Here's Hef's take ...

Steve Nash: “Our Goal is to Make the Playoffs. If we Make the Playoffs, Maybe we can Re-adjust Our Goals.”

Wednesday, January 16th, 2013

When Steve Nash became a member of the Los Angeles Lakers this summer, the goal was to finally chase that championship ring that had eluded him in Phoenix. Well it sure hasn't been a season the 38-year-old point guard had envisioned going into his 17th year in the NBA . Heading ...

Lakers Fan Lance Jackson Calls Verbal Altercation With Steve Blake A Big Misunderstanding And Unfortunate Situation

Thursday, November 8th, 2012

It's not everyday that an NBA fan that sits courtside has the opportunity to have a heated discussion with a player on the court. That happened for Los Angeles Lakers fan Lance Jackson last Friday night. Jackson wasn't too pleased with Steve Blake's performance against the Los Angeles Clippers and ...

Mo Williams’s Bold Guarantee for Los Angeles Clippers in Lockout Shortened Season: “We will make the playoffs. You can qoute me on that. The youth will prevail.”

Wednesday, December 7th, 2011

The Los Angeles Clippers are one of the youngest teams in the NBA with a roster full of players who are all under the age of 30 years old. Mo Williams, who was traded to Los Angeles last season in exchange for Baron Davis, has in a short time made ...

Shannon Brown on What David Stern Said to the Media: “The truth will come out when it’s all said and done”

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

The NBA lockout continues to be in effect and while negotiations are taking place, the only thing that has been decided at this point is that there will not be any preseason games. It seems like the two sides are heading down the path of actually missing regular season games ...

Matt Leinart: “I haven’t proven anything. Perception is perception. Football has always been number one to me.”

Friday, July 8th, 2011

Matt Leinart had the life that every quarterback coming up the pop warner circuit would dream of. Leinart had all the accolades while playing in Southern California including a Heisman Trophy, Manning Award, Johnny Unitas Award, Walter Camp Award and two Archie Griffin Awards. The USC quarterback lead his squad ...

Lamar Odom Gets Emotional Talking About Winning The Sixth Man Award

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011

Lamar Odom could start on almost every team in the NBA. Instead he is coming off the bench for the two-time defending champs and on Tuesday he was rightfully honored as the NBA’s Sixth Man of the Year. Odom is having one of his best seasons as a member of ...

After A Hectic Year On And Off The Court, Lamar Odom Is Ready For A Well Earned Break

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2010

The Candy Man! You've got to hand it to Lamar Odom. He may not show up every single night to be the versatile match-up nightmare that he can be when he's focused and playing well, but he's managed to handle his role in Los Angeles pretty darn well. He's taken ...

Are Lakers Gonna Run this Town?

Thursday, April 15th, 2010

"On the court, lookin' at the other side, they jealous. We hanging up another banner. You just hanging with the fellas." Some teams and fan bases do beards. Others sing and dance. The 1985 Chicago Bears may not have been the first team with their own song, but they may have the ...

Avery Johnson Talks Funny

Thursday, November 13th, 2008

It's hard to not like Avery Johnson. Unless you're a Mavericks fan I guess and have a bad memory about all the wins he accumulated in such a short amount of time while coaching in Dallas. Avery, now a full-time analyst for ESPN, talks to ESPN Radio Los Angeles about ...