The lockout is a major bummer for a lot of people. Especially employees of NBA teams that don’t have millions of dollars to fall back on but get laid off. So it’s not really all that funny.
Los Angeles Lakers forward Ron Artest was honored Tuesday by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors for his work in raising awareness of mental health issues.
Even one of basketball’s most hard-nosed defenders apparently has a soft and sensitive side.
Ron Artest has never had a problem changing things. Never had a problem doing big, bold things. He’s changed his number from 15 to 93 to 37 to back to 15. He’s changed teams multiple times. Heck, he’s changed personalities.
Lakers forward Ron Artest has been suspended from Game 3 of Los Angeles’ second-round series against the Dallas Mavericks on Friday night.
Kobe Bryant scored 42 points, Ron Artest got five of his 18 points in the final 2 minutes of the third overtime, and the Los Angeles Lakers outlasted the Phoenix Suns for a 139-137 victory Tuesday night.
The Los Angeles Lakers stumbled into the All-Star break on a three-game losing streak but returned with an emphatic victory over the Atlanta Hawks.
General manager Mitch Kupchak says the Los Angeles Lakers are unlikely to make any trades before next week’s deadline, even after a humiliating defeat in Cleveland before the All-Star break.
Ron Artest is speaking out in favor of more mental health services for schools.
Phil Jackson: Ron Artest: Andrew Bynum: Lamar Odom:
The Lakers and Nuggets have achieved some traction with recent trade discussions involving Andrew Bynum and Carmelo Anthony, two people with knowledge of the talks told CBSSports.com Tuesday.
Kobe Bryant blasted the Denver crowd by day and quieted it at night.
Lakers forward Lamar Odom is revealing himself in the February issue of Playboy.
The technical fouls against Lakers forward Ron Artest and Clippers forward Blake Griffin have been rescinded by the NBA on Monday, according to league spokesman Tim Frank.
Kobe Bryant scored 24 points and four other Los Angeles players reached double figures as the Lakers held off the Phoenix Suns 99-95 on Wednesday night.