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  • Kobe Bryant predicted Justin Bieber’s downfall

    By Ross Pickering on March 25, 2014
    Hey Kobe, can you tell me this week’s lottery numbers? According to Ben McGrath from The New Yorker, Kobe Bryant predicted Justin Bieber’s “looming implosion.” Bryant and one of his business associates have a running bet regarding the “staying power” of Bieber and Katy Perry, McGrath writes. While Bryant is siding with Perry due to her more level-headed approach to life, […]
  • Throwback Thursday: Magic Johnson defeats Larry Bird in 1979 NCAA Championship

    By Deshaun Sheppard on March 21, 2013
    Welcome to the Lakerholicz.com edition of Throwback Thursdays! Each Thursday, we will recognize a random moment in Laker history. It can be anything like classic game winning shots, interviews, quotes, trash talking, dunks, etc. Some memories will be completely random, while others may be relative to what is happening in the present day. The NCAA Tournament starts today so this […]
  • Lakers @ Nuggets Preview – 02/25/13

    By Andrew Ross on February 25, 2013
    Los Angeles Lakers Tickets It appears the Los Angeles Lakers (28-29) may have turned the corner since coming back from break, and now have a chance to get back to .500 for the first time since New Years Day. Since January 25, the Lakers’ 11-4 record is 3rd-best in the NBA behind the Miami Heat (13-2) and San Antonio Spurs […]
  • Rashard Lewis thinks his old teammate, Dwight Howard, is going to re-sign with the Lakers

    By Ross Pickering on February 10, 2013
    For what it’s worth, an ex-teammate of Dwight Howard thinks that the big man will re-sign with the Los Angeles Lakers this summer. Here’s what Rashard Lewis said yesterday, according to Fox Sports Florida:  “My gut feeling is I think he will,’’ said Lewis, who teamed with Howard to lead the Magic to the 2009 NBA Finals. “I think he […]
  • Battle Los Angeles: Lakers vs. Clippers important for both teams

    By Deshaun Sheppard on January 4, 2013
    The Lakers – Clippers rivalry has reached a new height this season with the new Laker roster not even coming close to meeting expectations, while the Clippers have far exceeded what any NBA fan has expected of them. Winning every game in December, the Clippers have shown the league that they may be championship contenders and they should not be […]
  • Pau Gasol has plantar fasciitis in his right foot, probable for tonight’s game

    By Ross Pickering on December 28, 2012
    It has been announced by the Lakers that Pau Gasol has plantar fasciitis in his right foot – it was discovered yesterday after he underwent an MRI scan.  Here’s what Wikipedia says about the condition: Plantar fasciitis (PF) is a painful inflammatory process of the plantar fascia, the connective tissue on the sole (bottom surface) of the foot. It is often caused by overuse of the plantar fascia or […]
  • Game Report: Lakers defeat Hornets 103 – 87

    By Craig Lawson on December 6, 2012
    Click here to see the Lakers in person. Game Report: Lakers defeat Hornets: 103 – 87 On the night that was all about Kobe Bryant, Kobe Bryant was all about his team, and that bodes well for the Lakers going forward. Bryant became the fifth player to reach 30,000 points for his career when he slashed through the lane and […]
  • PODCAST: Discussing the first month of the NBA Season

    By Deshaun Sheppard on December 4, 2012
    The first month of the NBA Season is over and what an eventful month it was, especially for us Lakerholicz. With the current record, the coaching changes, and injuries, I can honestly say that I am glad November is over. I joined Jeremy Lambert in the Man Cave for our monthly review of the NBA season. We talk about everything […]
  • Adria Gasol – 18-year-old brother of Marc and Pau – to join UCLA next season

    By Ross Pickering on August 17, 2012
    Could there be another great 7-footer on the way from the Gasol family? Possibly. Adria Gasol is 6’10″ right now but only 18, so he has some more growing to do, and according to Yahoo! Sports, his game needs some work too.  However, Adria will be joining UCLA this season, per Basket4US.com. It’s unclear what he’ll bring to the team […]