A game that appeared to be a laugher in the third quarter for the Los Angeles Clippers suddenly turned serious down the stretch.
Pau Gasol had 25 points and nine rebounds, and the Los Angeles Lakers overcame Kobe Bryant’s absence to beat the New Orleans Hornets, 93-91 on Monday night.
Kobe Bryant has been scratched from the lineup for the Los Angeles Lakers’ game at New Orleans on Monday night because of the left shin injury that also sidelined him two nights earlier.
As long as there’s time left on the clock, Kobe Bryant can still work wonders even when he’s having a horrible game.
Chris Paul wanted out of New Orleans for a better chance to win. In his first trip back, he received a mix of a cheers and boos, and left with a loss.
Kobe Bryant scored 33 points, and the Los Angeles Lakers won their fourth straight game and second straight in overtime, 107-101 over the New Orleans Hornets on Wednesday night.
Hornets spokesman Dennis Rogers says the club has made an “organizational decision” to excuse center Chris Kaman from Friday night’s game against the Orlando Magic.
With the Chris Paul trade finally behind him, New Orleans Hornets general manager Dell Demps is back to his regular routine of traveling the country nonstop focusing on his current roster and the franchise’s future.
Eric Gordon made a 20-footer from the top of the key with 4.2 seconds to play in his New Orleans debut to give the Hornets an 85-84 victory over the Phoenix Suns in their season opener Monday night.
Former New Orleans Hornets player Chris Paul will reportedly join the Clippers.
The ceaseless on-again, off-again trade talks involving New Orleans Hornets All-Star point guard Chris Paul are reportedly back on. Monday night, round two with the Los Angeles Clippers commenced.
Lamar Odom is speaking out one day after the NBA denied a three-team trade that would have sent him to New Orleans and Pau Gasol to Houston.
New Orleans general manager Dell Demps says he has been given autonomy to make another trade for All-Star guard Chris Paul.
Game 6: Lakers-Hornets On KCAL 9 At 4:30PM
Kobe Bryant missed Laker shootaround today and did not speak with reporters. Of course the reason being his ailing left ankle.