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Russell Westbrook Says He Can Learn From LeBron James About Staying Productive Despite Aging

Russell Westbrook Says 2021-22 Failures Didn’t Damage His Relationship With LeBron James

LeBron James and Anthony Davis campaigned for the Los Angeles Lakers to sign Russell Westbrook last summer, hoping to create a dominant Big 3 that would help them fight for the title. The Lakers trio never got a chance to test its true potential due to injuries. But even when James, Davis and Westbrook played …

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Winning Time: Did Paul Westhead and Jack McKinney really fight?

Winning Time: Did Paul Westhead and Jack McKinney really fight?

Each week, we’ll be looking back on the newest episode of HBO’s “Winning Time” and fact-checking or adding more details on some of the key and bigger plot points by using the book “Showtime: MAGIC, KAREEM, RILEY, AND THE LOS ANGELES LAKERS DYNASTY OF THE 1980S” By Jeff Pearlman. As “Winning Time” chugs along toward …

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Kobe Bryant Scores 38 Points To Push Jazz To Brink Of Elimination In 2009 NBA Playoffs

Kobe Bryant Scores 38 Points To Push Jazz To Brink Of Elimination In 2009 NBA Playoffs

Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant has had a countless number of spotlight-stealing moments but they always seemed to matter a bit more when they happened in the playoffs. On April 25, 2009, Bryant had such a moment in the first round of the Western Conference playoffs against the Utah Jazz. It was Game 4 …

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Are the Pacers a legitimate trade candidate for Russell Westbrook?

Are the Pacers a legitimate trade candidate for Russell Westbrook?

Early reporting on a potential Russell Westbrook trade has singled out a pair of teams as the likeliest candidates to be interested in acquiring him in the Charlotte Hornets and Indiana Pacers. Both deals would be largely — if not entirely — financially driven with Westbrook’s expiring deal, even at $47 million, being desired in …

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Russell Westbrook says year wasn’t good after not averaging triple-double

Russell Westbrook says year wasn’t good after not averaging triple-double

Less than a decade ago, the idea of averaging a triple-double in a season felt like a foreign concept. One of Russell Westbrook’s greatest feats in that regard is normalizing triple-doubles, both in a single game and averaging them over a season. The polarizing nature of Westbrook is that he has been at the forefront …

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Why the Lakers should target Gordon Hayward in Russell Westbrook trade

Why the Lakers should target Gordon Hayward in Russell Westbrook trade

In their search for a potential trade partner to offload the final year of Russell Westbrook’s $47 million contract — presuming he does in fact pick up his player option before the June 30 deadline — the Lakers will be in a desperately tough spot. Not only is Westbrook’s contract prohibitively expensive — so much …

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Dwight Howard Still Believes LeBron James, Anthony Davis & Russell Westbrook Trio Can Work

Dwight Howard Still Believes LeBron James, Anthony Davis & Russell Westbrook Trio Can Work

The Los Angeles Lakers brought in Russell Westbrook to team with LeBron James and Anthony Davis, believing that the trio could bring the franchise back to championship glory. Unfortunately, injuries limited their time together and even when the trio was healthy, they struggled to all get on the same page. Now, headed into the offseason …

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Toronto Raptors’ Scottie Barnes Wins 2021-22 Rookie Of The Year Award

Toronto Raptors’ Scottie Barnes earned the honor of 2021-22 Rookie Of The Year along with his first playoff win Saturday over the Philadelphia 76ers. Barnes becomes the third player in Raptors franchise history to receive the honor. The Toronto guard boasts the title with 378 total points while also gaining 48 first-place points. Evan Mobley …

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