defend his slam dunk title at the All-Star game this weekend, teammate
Rashad McCants will be with him.
the champion … I think it’s a bunch of good young guys. And to have the
fans involved in the Sprite Slam Dunk competition, going on NBA.com and
texting their vote, I think it will be a lot of fun. Hopefully the fans
cast a fair vote, and everyone has an honest chance to win.
a stress reaction in his left knee. After scoring eight points and
logging a season-high 27 minutes, 16 seconds against Toronto on Sunday,
Foye scored seven points in 21:41 against the Nets.
still is trying to regain his touch from last season, when Foye
essentially ran the offense from the point as a rookie.
Pau Gasol in a trade with Memphis that cost LA a few bags of confetti
and one of owner Jerry Buss’ stained leisure suits. A victory tonight
would make the Lakers 7-2 on their Grammy-avoiding road trip, which
would be the NBA’s best record in nine or more continuous road games
since neutral-site road games were eliminated in 1975.
Theo Ratliff back in Oct. 2006. I would have done that. Who knows what
would have happened had the Nets done that. Maybe the Nets would have
been in a better position to get Kevin Garnett?