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Michael Jordan to Grace Cover of NBA 2K11: Is Everyone Still in His Shadow?

June 26th, 2010
CNBC announced that 2K Sports Vice President of Marketing, Jason Argent, has confirmed that the one and only Michael Jordan will be gracing the cover of the top-selling basketball video game. 2K Sports has also confirmed Jordan will be a playable character in the game. They have also stated the game ...

Chaos Theory: Shaq Returning To Lakers Line Up a Possibility?

June 25th, 2010
One team in the NBA should be catching Shaquille O'Neal's eye. Back to back championships with a strong starting lineup, strong bench players, and a strong chance to three-peat next year. Shaq would normally be drooling and demanding a trade to this team. The problem is it's the Los Angeles ...

Ron Artest: How Has He Matured since the Brawl in Detroit?

June 21st, 2010
"I got Wheaties!" were the first words out of Lakers forward Ron Artest's mouth as he entered the post-game conference for Game Seven. After a momentous and hilarious interview, Artest announced he was heading to a club to celebrate. His actions after the big win in Game Seven bring ...

Andrew Bynum: Is He Helping or Hindering Los Angeles?

June 12th, 2010
With the series tied and the NBA Championship on the line, there is no question that the Lakers need Andrew Bynum's presence on the court. The question is, will they get it? A healthy Andrew Bynum is necessary to help the Lakers secure the title against the Boston Celtics. Bynum has ...

Shaquille O’Neal’s Jersey: Will It Fly in Los Angeles or Migrate Elsewhere?

June 7th, 2010
The possibility that Shaquille O'neal's Jersey could be retired in Los Angeles stirs mixed emotions among Laker fans and the city of Los Angeles. One Laker fan I spoke too recently described it as: "If a friend and you are in a band and his guitar playing helps get the band ...

Foot In Mouth: How Do You Think Shaq Is Feeling About Kobe Now?

June 4th, 2010
Recognized as one of the top 50 best players to play the game, Shaquille O'Neal has made his contributions to Basketball and its popularity. However; his ego and mouth may have taken over a little too prematurely. There are really no secrets about the feud between Shaq and Kobe and ...

Los Angeles Lakers Show No Emotion after Winning Western Conference Finals

May 30th, 2010
On Friday, the Boston Celtics advanced their way to the NBA finals after eliminating the Orlando Magic in Game Six The Eastern Conference Champions celebrated in their home at Boston Garden while surrounded by fans, friends and family.  "When we have this starting five, we have never been beat in a ...