Note: Click here to read Part One: The Pitches. Carmelo Anthony walks into the Knicks’ press room that is now filled wall-to-wall with media members. He sits down, adjusts his seat and takes a deep breath before tapping the microphone to make sure it’s working. To his left is his wife, La La Anthony, and on her lap is his son, Kiyan. He […]
Post Tagged with: "L.A. Lakers"
Russell Simon – March 12th, 2014 was a truly special day in the NBA. Not only did Cole Aldrich actually start in a professional basketball game with playoff implications, but Crabdribbles debuted a new podcast. Tentatively titled “The Jump,” our new show will feature plenty of debate on the three biggest headlines in the NBA each day. It’ll feature a rotating panel of Crabdribbles writers […]
Michael Pellissier – I love watching Ryan Anderson play. He’s taken strides forwards as a scorer, and contrary to the opinion of some, is not merely a 3 point shooter. Yet, to be honest, his outside shot is easily my favorite part of his game. Whether it’s pick/pop or just a spot-up, watching Ryno hoist 3s without conscience and without hesitation is just awesome. […]
Drew Corrigan – Just having to ask if Kobe Bryant’s career is over causes sad emotions to take over my body. The Lakers are expected to announce that the franchises’ all-time leading scorer will miss the remainder of the season sometime this week (per Bleacher Report). Kobe Bryant is trying to recover from a fractured left lateral tibial plateau in his left knee, 11 months […]
In the same interview that Michael Jordan told a story of how he beat a young O.J. Mayo at his basketball camp some years ago, he listed a handful of players who, if he could go back to his prime, he’d want to play one-on-one. On that list were some obvious names – Dwyane Wade, LeBron James, Jerry […]
Gilbert Arenas threw a birthday party for his wife Laura Govan last night and it was pretty impressive. At the big time event, there was a sick basketball birthday cake, a turquoise colored chocolate fondue and some fire swallowing dancers. But best of all, there were some mermaids, which Nick Young and [...]
After an outstanding season with the Reno Bighorns, which saw him emerge as one of the premier three point shooters in the D-League, Marcus Landry has found himself back in the NBA, this time with the L.A. Lakers. Marcus Landry signs on a one-year, make-good contract w/ the Lakers (meaning [...]