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Lamar Odom and Khloe Kardashian fight in second episode of reality show

You knew this was coming.

This is reality television after all, where the characters actually exaggerate the drama, tension and excitement over everyday minutia. But it's a shame because the first episode of Lamar Odom's reality television series with Khloe Kardashian featured a sensitive subject involving Odom's estranged relationship with his father Joe, whom Odom has said is a heroin addict and is shown always asking Odom for money and gifts. The second episode featured you'd expect out of any reality show: pointless fighting.

Khloe remains frustrated that Odom's best friend and business partner, Jamie, is always hanging out at their loft, believes Odom is too nice to him and that their product line, Rich Soil, isn't run as well to Khloe's liking. So Khloe changes the locks and tells Jamie to stop hanging out with Lamar. After Jamie pulls the "I'm his friend" argument and Khloe responds with the "He's my husband card," Jamie mentions his 20-year friendship with Lamar and remarks on how the two have only been married for a year. Before closing the door in her face, Jamie tells Khloe to "grow up," to which Khloe tells Jamie to do the same.

"Lamar is too in love with all of his friends and Lamar feels like if he doesn’t, there not going to be his friends — that's what happened in the past," Khloe tells directly to Odom as to why she changed the locks.

Odom simply glared at her, responding: "What kind of preschool s*** is that?.'" No wonder Odom at times didn't want to do this show. There's more important things to talk about, such as why the Lakers played horribly in the playoffs thus far.

--Mark Medina

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MM - REALLY???? Another thread already???? Jeeze man....

REPOST:

mclyne - thanks!

jonk - good to see you. I guess that bear never stood a chance,huh?


I'm so glad Kobe's ok. That really freaked me out. And yeah - what is it with that dude?? You couldn't make a move to help Kobe?? IT WAS KOBE!! Jeeze. It's not like it was Paula - or princess - that came flying at you... sheesh.... Cuz then I could understand. Ya know?

******REPOST******

Ricky's back after smoking the medicinal maryjane. Did Pau's Mom write your prescription?

MM confirmed why both Pau and LO stunk up the place.

Who was the second to last player to sneak into the locker room late for game day? Answer: "Reality Show" LO. It seems that playoff time is reality tv promo time for LO. As evidenced by the above referenced tweet.

6th Man of the Year or Reality TV Star? It's up to you to decide. No one else can do it for you. Not Kobe. Not Drew.

Who was the last player to sneak into the locker room for game day? Answer: Ricky's love of his life, Pau "Late Night" Gasol. Time to layoff the late night paella and feed a different hunger, CHAMPIONSHIP HUNGER!

I've been a supporter of both your games, but you were both AWOL yesterday.

And no, Aaron "Wilma Deering (Buck Rogers in the 25th Century)" Grey was NOT the Pau Stopper or the LO Stopper.

Pau "Late Night" Gasol was clanking open set shots and flat footed on D. Hit the open set shots and they have to guard you closer; which results in driving lanes for cutters and post up spin moves for you.

"Reality Show" LO was too busy putting his hands in the air to the refs saying "Hey! Don't you know who I am? I'm Reality Show LO!"

To which the refs responded, "Get Real! It's the Playoffs! Get that weak ISH outta here! If you don't bring it, we ain't gonna tweet it!"

WAKE UP AND SMELL THE LOCKER ROOM! IT'S PLAYOFF TIME, NOT LAYOFF TIME!

No Mamba24....No Rings!

All I can say is: THANK GOOD THAT REALITY TV IS BUILDING A HEALTHIER, HAPPIER, AND WELL-INFORMED SOCIETY!!!

Yes siree-bob!!!

What do we play for? RINGS!!!

Lakers Today... Lakers Tomorrow... Lakers Forever.

GO LAKERS!!!

>>BUT AS A LEADER OF THIS TEAM wrong answer. Where is the leadership?

They call him Mamba for a reason.. albeit i call him garden snake .. snake nevertheless.. and Snakes are not known for their leaderships..

Lions r known for their leadership.. Elephants .. whales.. dolphins.. well definitely Lions..

Leader won't call out teammates in my opinion or should not.. not put it up billboards.. must be Pau who could not gaurd CP3.. or could not make enough plays.. but if u think about it.. Pau is best on offense.. give him the ball in low post instead of spinning and cutting and dribbling.. and turning over... 5 TO = -10 pts. If u feed Pau in the post .. 50% of time its points.. makes me sick but i have seen pau stick like 60-70% FG..

for instance the behind the back dribble by mamba.. CP3 picked it off..

maybe i saw diff game or i did not see game correctly.. but i did not see fish kobe feed Pau...
i also saw gaurds lettin cp3 come in.. and made pau defend him.. don't think its pau's job to be gaurding cp3..

Posted by: CaptainJackSparrow | April 18, 2011 at 12:48 PM

such a pity with the team loaded with talents and nothing to show for, it really boils down to true leadership, which is missing. At this juncture we need a leader to corral and harness the collective talent towards ONE goal, i.e. WIN.
I sense disjointedness and too much finger pointing which is destructive and injuries may have a lot to do with it.

Oh, I expect hobbit to come back with a frontal assault on the defense of his beloved idol Kobe. He is going to slap the stats sheets on you.


Posted by: oxymoron | April 18, 2011 at 01:13 PM

Here is a disturbing factoid: Yesterday's loss was the first time a PJ-coached team ever lost a post-season opening game AT HOME. That includes the Bulls era.

There were only two instances where a PJ-coached team lost a post-season opening game: 2005-06 and 2006-07 both @PHX; but these were opening games ON THE ROAD not at home like yesterday's loss. In both of those seasons where the Lakers lost the post-season opening game, they were eliminated in the first round.

All I can say is: THANK GOOD THAT REALITY TV IS BUILDING A HEALTHIER, HAPPIER, AND WELL-INFORMED SOCIETY!!!

Yes siree-bob!!!

What do we play for? RINGS!!!

Lakers Today... Lakers Tomorrow... Lakers Forever.

GO LAKERS!!!

Posted by: Jon K. | April 18, 2011 at 01:17 PM


DECLINE OF AMERICAN CULTURE and not surprised!! Dravidans, Romans, Greeks, Mayans are in ruins, dust to dust. Now American culture too shall meet the same fate of its predecessors and it is just a matter of time. It is a pendulum affect and can't be avoided.

Let's keep this blog about sports...yeah? No more E! Channel gossip.

Let's See:

1. Pau plays in the Olympics, wins silver and then wins a championship;

2. Pau plays for the national team over the summer, then wins his 2nd championship; and then

3. Pau rests for the summer to be ready for the 3peat run and becomes complacent.

Here's some Chick Corea for Pau to get his Spanish juices flowing:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1RHzCQIvMyo&feature=youtube_gdata_player

"IT'S THE PLAYOFFS, NOT THE LAYOFFS!"

why is this stupid - - - article in Sports?

I know L.O. is really happy and all that jazz with Khloe, but I feel dumber from watching that last clip due to the words that came out of her mouth.

You know what they say: "Love is blind."

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3f1mDIicXvk

i can't stand the kardashian family. a bunch of wealthy nobody's involved with los angeles. how lucky can someone get?

Posted by: mung down under | April 18, 2011 at 01:45 PM

sour grapes!

So this project of Lamar's is taking up a substantial portion of his time?? Yikes!

I never watched a minute of Keeping up w/ the Kardashians but I did watch the snippet above from Khloe & Lamar. It is abjectly AWFUL. Of course reality TV is an acquired taste...as I suppose drinking Retsina is. Both are truly bad and should be avoided.

My rant on this is partially to avoid focusing on yesterday's game but there is some common thread here. Khloe wants Lamar to prove to her that he puts his marriage above that of his friends. And I want Lamar to put his job with the Laker's above either of these.

Despite the loss yesterday I am not too concerned about this series only frustrated and a bit sad that we get a reprise of half-hearted effort from Pau & Odom. Why is it that only when pushed to the brink or humiliated on national TV that the Lakers respond?? I have no doubt that they will, only wish that it wasn't so dependent on a catalyst from external factors. Most of the teams that played yesterday (win or lose) displayed more internal motivation and fire than the Lakers did, with the obvious exception of Kobe and Ron and Shannon.

Time for the 17-1 Lakers to reassert themselves. Okay rant over. GO P&G!!

ps Nice posts Triangulator & JonK. LOL.

Private Jack Sparrow ( & oxymoron0n),

Mr. Robin. I can't really call you Jack Sparrow, because he was a pirate &
had some sense of style about him. You seem to be lacking style, however
maybe it's just not coming across.

In any case, let's forget about your moniker and get on to the real issue.

you raised this issue:

>>BUT AS A LEADER OF THIS TEAM wrong answer. Where is the leadership?

my response: If your boss told you that you had to give a big presentation
on the 3rd of March and you gave a half-baked effort w/ the wrong slides
& bad numbers ... would *ANY* of your colleagues blame your boss for the
lack of leadership or what they say that *YOU* screwed up?

If you want to address leadership, why aren't you questioning the Coach?

Theoretically, he came up with the game plan and he was supposed to
teach it to his players wasn't he?

If you're not new to this blog, then you should be aware that we've been
talking about the softness of Pau Gasol for the entire regular/practice
season.

Of course, some trolls out there would call me a "Kobe Homer". I would
refer to them is ignorant imbeciles, but let's not get into name calling.
Let's address the key points:

1. The Lakers are trying to win a championship this year.

2. The Lakers are trying to win their 3rd consecutive championship this year.

3. The Lakers are trying to get back to the NBA finals for the 4th year in a row.

In light of these 3 significant point, please explain the following:

http://sports.yahoo.com/nba/news;_ylt=AsL4YX9EYrdFAJ3pKovW5lW8vLYF?slug=jy-ludden_lakers_playoff_loss_falls_at_gasols_feet_041711

snippet:

1. Gasol took just nine shots to Bryant’s 26, making only two.

2. He didn’t fight for position under the basket.

3. He didn’t demand the ball.

4. He didn’t grab a single offensive rebound.

While you're addressing those points, can I ask you a question?

If I called you soft right before the game, would you really play like Pau
played?

This is relevant because:

snippet: Oklahoma City Thunder center Kendrick Perkins(notes) called Gasol soft a month ago, and there was no refuting that on Sunday in the Lakers’ 109-100 loss. Gasol played the part and looked it too, leaving the arena with a bandage under his left eye that covered a gash DJ Mbenga(notes) had opened.

FWIW, his play was soooo bad that his countrymen, Ricky, is stating that Pau
is tired and will soon run back to Spain so the rough americans will stop
beating him up. [ paraphrase ]

some more reading for you:

http://www.ocregister.com/sports/-296793--.html

snippet:
"We played bad basketball, that's what happened. That's really it. That's really it — bad basketball. Everybody, except Kobe (Bryant) and Ron (Artest)," said Bynum who was limited by early foul trouble and finished with 13 points and nine rebounds in 26 minutes.

snippet:
ODOM 'HUMBLED'

Lamar Odom said he thinks the Lakers needed that 109-100 loss to New Orleans in Game 1 of the NBA playoffs. He said it brought the two-time defending NBA champions back to Earth after being lost in some basketball nether world the past week.

He said the Lakers are cocky and therefore it's "good to be humbled, get a swift kick in the butt."

http://www.ocregister.com/sports/-296782--.html

snippet:
Lakers coach Phil Jackson said his big men need to provide better support for the guards against Paul's pick-and-rolls.

oxymoron,

I think there's still hope.

People are waking up to the dumbing down and weakening of our society.

It can be reversed if people stand up. It is my hope that as more people do, it will make it easier for others to stand up.

I refuse to accept America as an Idiocracy.

What do we play for? RINGS!!!

Lakers Today... Lakers Tomorrow... Lakers Forever.

GO LAKERS!!!

If I ever hear another guy saying what a GREAT coach Phil Jackson is I'm going to barf... hopefully into his face!

Because his definition of GREAT coaching obviously does NOT include the following:

1. Properly prepare and motivate a team to take PO game seriously in order to win a championship.

2. Spent nine (9)+ years with a team and still the team does NOT have a clue whatsoever to defend the most basic play in basketball, the pick n roll.

3. Fancy schmancy over-rated wacky offensive scheme in which players are told to figure things out for themselves which boils down to letting the best players go 1-on-1 against his defenders. And when the best players have an off-night there is NO offensive patterns or set play so the lesser players can have an easy shot at the basket.

4. Train and educate the players on an effective and efficient defensive scheme. Why do Lakers look completely STOOPID and MORONIC in trying to defend a lesser team such as NO? Time and time again NO got easy open shots if not in the paint then in the perimeter.

5. When his team which is full of veterans who should know better the right way to play such as feeding the post to maximize its size advantage or running back quickly on change of possession and KEEP refusing to do these right things. Whose fault it is really?


Somebody laid the blame on Kobe saying he's the team leader. How about the REAL leader of the team who is supposed to be leading Kobe himself?

Yeah, Gasol deserves the blame for being SOFT. Fish deserves the blame for being SLOW. Odom deserves the blame for being MIA. Etc... etc... but who is ultimately to blame for ALL THAT?

The guy in the high chair that's who.

PS: At least he finally admits that he has lost touch with his players!


@JOHN GLORIA ... Excellent post from a newcomer. Kudos, John. Look for more from you.
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@BENJAMIN ... Good suggestion for some bloggers to get “mood stabilizing medications.”
It actually might be a good idea for certain players too.
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@JON K ... While critical at times, I have also praised Pau as the most skilled big man in the game. Yesterday, I ended the game by screaming at Phil to bench Pau. I’m sorry but the guy played like the wimp he is. And what’s with not even being able to get to the game on time. What a sad sack.
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@MICHAEL H ... Aloha. You could almost see Lamar breathing a sigh of relief when he hit those two 3-pointers in garbage time, hoping to fill the stat sheet to hide his embarrassingly weak performance.
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@TIM-4-SHOW ... “Relax guys... first round is just a practice series.” ROFLMAO. Sweet, Tim.
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@PSP ... We have extended your gig through the first round. After that, your time is up. That’s unless we declare the second round or the entire Western Conference playoffs to be practice series. :-)
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@FRMKT ... “I don't think anyone expects Pau to have another bad game in a row.” LOL. Not so sure. There is something going on with this guy. He is such a weird duck. This not showing up in time for the game and his dismal performance in the last two games worries me.
...
I was really disappointed by Phil NOT benching Pau earlier and then for putting him back in the last couple of minutes. Drew had more points, rebounds, and blocks than Pau and Lamar combined and watching him with his head down walking to the end of the bench when Phil put Pau back in was a shame. Phil should have left Pau on the bench as a message.
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@HOBBITMAGE ... I heard one post-game announcer state that Pau had suggested after the game that he needed more touches. Thought that might get a justified response from you if not a weenie award. The guy has zero heart in my opinion. Wednesday is on his and Lamar’s shoulders.
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@ART ... Your pecking order is what a smart Lakers team would do. It’s how I would play it. It’s the Lakers’ version of Who’s Open, Mike. I would modify it by saying “good” or “great” rather than “open” shot. And like hobbit pointed out, what is a good shot for one guy might not be for another.
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@THE TRIANGULATOR ... Sad when you can’t show up to work on time for the big game. I was at the airport way early to go down to LA, was at Staples when they opened the doors so why can’t Pau and Lamar get their lazy asses in there on time. Their games showed they were not ready to play.
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TOM

Posted by: Psycorp | April 18, 2011 at 02:09 PM

Did you attend Phil's practice sessions? Were you invited to the practice sessions? Did you forget that he has not 1, not 2, not 3, not 4, not 5, not 6, not 7, not 8, not 9, not 10 but 11. Now please give us your credentials with respect to BB and kindly explain to us as to how you assumed what was discusses behind the close door in Lakerville? We need proof to validate your assumptions, simple as that.

TO WHOM I MAY CONCERN, A UNIVERSAL MESSAGE, MESSAGE THAT TRANSCENDS ALL TEAM SPORTS, A MESSAGE TO ALL PARTICIPANTS AND THE THE KEY TO 3PEAT AKA NIRVANA IN BB WORLD:

"I like to see everybody involved in the game," Jackson said. "I've tried to preach as a basketball coach, even though we have a guy that dominates the ball in Kobe, basketball is not a one on one game — it's a team game."

TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN, a correction (addendum) to previous post haha

Count me in with those who think this topic is garbage and not a basketball topic, it's a nonsense reality show topic.
I won't watch the show, won't watch the clip and won't read anymore of these nonsense threads about a reality TV show.
Come on MM, this isn't news.

vujacic, radmonivich and mbengavich are all unrestricted free agents. what more could you want?

All I can say is: THANK GOOD THAT REALITY TV IS BUILDING A HEALTHIER, HAPPIER, AND WELL-INFORMED SOCIETY!!!

Yes siree-bob!!!

What do we play for? RINGS!!!

Lakers Today... Lakers Tomorrow... Lakers Forever.

GO LAKERS!!!

Posted by: Jon K. | April 18, 2011 at 01:17 PM


DECLINE OF AMERICAN CULTURE and not surprised!! Dravidans, Romans, Greeks, Mayans are in ruins, dust to dust. Now American culture too shall meet the same fate of its predecessors and it is just a matter of time. It is a pendulum affect and can't be avoided.

Posted by: oxymoron | April 18, 2011 at 01:26 PM

At least Jon K.'s post was meant to be jab at the people who actually eat this stuff up but to say American culture is in decline because of the stupid things that get put on TV is just silly. Calm down oxymoron and just do not watch anything that comes on the E network and if you live in LA go to the theater or one of the great mueseums the city has to offer.

As far as real sports news hopefully one game will not cause too many of this blog to forget all the good things Pau has achieved since joining the Lakers. Hopefully Pau, LO, and every Laker not named Kobe or Ron can rebound and knock the Hornets out in 5 or 6.

Posted by: Art | April 18, 2011 at 02:44 PM

Just like bloggers post links to songs from Utube and what does that have to do with BB? One word of advice, freedom of choice is a gift and use it wisely!!

Hobbit
Did the PSP hear you say practice season? :-( ... the PSP would write you a ticket but have this feeling that it will go unpaid. That means we gotta fight then ... wait don't you know some of that karate stuff?

Jon K
It is a bit too late for that. It makes the PSP sick to see where America the Great is, and where it is headed. Drastic change is needed. Fast. ASAP.

LT
Does this mean if we lose 4 games this round then the real season begins? :-); the PSP will be requiring a pay raise though.

Thanks
PSP Officer

Also, as a new poster I know I should not do this, how can Laker Tom honestly bash Gasol for one bad playoff game here and there when his pet player, by the way I actually really like Bynum too, has been a no show in two of the three finals runs. Last year he at least contributed but was once again hobbled by another knee injury. Calm down, take some mood stabilizers and realize that Kobe, Pau, Lamar, and Drew are the reason the Lakers are going for a three peat, in that order too.

LRob,

Thanks for noticing.

I didn't respond to hobbitmage or alekesam's comments because I didn't want to debate the issue.

Good shot in place of open works for me too.

LakerTom,

In the second half of the fourth quarter, I was screaming at the television, "PUT BYNUM IN FOR GOD'S SAKE!!!"

Pau should have been benched.

His worst game as a Laker.

What do we play for? RINGS!!!

Lakers Today... Lakers Tomorrow... Lakers Forever.

GO LAKERS!!!

Laker Tom,

The comment I just posted to LRob was meant for you not LRob, don't why I thought he wrote that.
So thanks...

@The Triangulator | April 18, 2011 at 01:04 PM : Great post!

@hobbitmage | April 18, 2011 at 01:57 PM : Also a great post!

Posted by: Psycorp | April 18, 2011 at 02:09 PM

Did you attend Phil's practice sessions? Were you invited to the practice sessions? Did you forget that he has not 1, not 2, not 3, not 4, not 5, not 6, not 7, not 8, not 9, not 10 but 11. Now please give us your credentials with respect to BB and kindly explain to us as to how you assumed what was discusses behind the close door in Lakerville? We need proof to validate your assumptions, simple as that.

Posted by: oxymoron | April 18, 2011 at 02:33 PM

RCOTD

@LakerTom: Feelin' you (Vic The Brick) with the losing games attendance again. Was telling my wife about this blogger who, like me, seems to get a bad game when at the game live, recently! She laughed.........but was empathetic since she also goes to my jinxed Lakers games.

@Jon K. | April 18, 2011 at 01:58 PM post : ya got a compadre here.....for lots of what you said for the past week, also.

PSP,

you did see me use "practice season". I thought that Pau hadn't gotten the
message that the "practice season" was over.

Oxymoron,

you're getting your quotes wrong:

http://www.ocregister.com/sports/-296782--.html

Phil Jackson said:
Lakers coach Phil Jackson said his big men need to provide better support for the guards against Paul's pick-and-rolls.

It seems to me that you're verbage is pretty close to another troll's. This
troll kept talking about getting everybody involved in the game and actually
didn't know what he was talking about?

Pray tell, are you a troll of a different tribe or are you the same troll going
incognito, so you can spout the same Kobe hate.

Wouldn't it have been nice if the tallest guy on the floor had gotten himself
involved in the game by grabbing offensive rebounds? Carl Landry, the
midget, had more offensive rebounds than our 7-ft pillsbury dough boy.

By any chance, are you Kobefan? That scandalous, chicken-hearted, skanky
troll wanted to talk about being a couch potatoe and then when I invited him
to train ... he slunk off like the scummy troll that he is. Mite you be the same
skanky troll?

Posted by: hobbitmage | April 18, 2011 at 03:12 PM

Not into martial art or wrestling, that is for the grunts. Fly fishing keeps in good shape and it is all about catch & release!!

@HOBBITMAGE ... I heard one post-game announcer state that Pau had suggested after the game that he needed more touches. Thought that might get a justified response from you if not a weenie award. The guy has zero heart in my opinion. Wednesday is on his and Lamar’s shoulders.

Thank Gasol for delivering u 2 championships. u so easily for it was his basket that put lakers on top..

maybe kobe's 5 TO are not really turnovers.. they are like effort points.. getting picked by chee pee thlee ..

look at it this way.. 5 TO.. plus long 3 misses turn into fast breaks -> high percentage shots for the Gumbos

Pau's short 10 foot shots r like putbacks.. high percentage .. short rebounds if he misses dat u can get 2nd chance on.. pau needs more touches.. get adjusted in post and final moments he takes over and finishes teams off.. no one can stop pau on the post..

its like running back gets 2 or 3 yards a carry for 3 quarters.. at the end defense gets so tired those turn into long yards.. keep pounding..

keep shooting 3's mamba .. 33% will get u real far...

real easy to blame Pau..

maybe phis should have done better job gaurdin cp3.. or artest or kobe..

10 pt loss = 5 TO

Just like bloggers post links to songs from Utube and what does that have to do with BB? One word of advice, freedom of choice is a gift and use it wisely!!
Posted by: oxymoron
=======

oxymoron,

My comment wasn't to other bloggers who post unrelated stuff, it was to MM who is supposed to keep this basketball related. And what exactly did I write that you would consider to fall under the definition of oxymoron?

Anyway, you are right in that MM can post anything he wants as can all the bloggers and I can see the connection between LO's TV show and the Lakers blog.

If I can restate what I said it would be simply that I don't like the subject matter of the thread, don't like reality TV shows and think it's a waste of good internet space.

Now that's just an opinion, does it meet with your approval Mr. oxymoron sir?

3pt shooting 101

3/10 = 9 pts .. not bad since u score 10 pts if u make 5/10 2 pt shots..

but 7 misses will get other team 7 chances for long rebounds.. 7 that can turn into fast break jab dropping dunks or layups..

plus ur already tired team gets even more tired at the cost of 9 pts .. especially phis pau and bynum.. height becomes disadvantage and bigs become liability in fast break defense.. so u got 3 fabulous shots at the cost of disrupting total flow.

when teams r tired they make mistakes.. centers don't run around so now pau becomes total liability .. but kobe puts dem in dat position not Gumbos

its simple:
feed ball down low. miss and u get short rebound.. or u walk back to ur court.. more times than u think u will get more off rebounds.. good things happen.. 3pt shots on broken possessions and 2nd chance r better bet and work more often..

no fast breaks no cp3 breaking flat tires of phis

does dat make sense or am i da only one gulpin da gin

Posted by: Art | April 18, 2011 at 03:24 PM

no harm no foul and you are killing me with your kindness!! Sire please carry on

My comment is simply Pau was "out of it" his body was on the court but mental he was not there. As for getting limited touches 9, here are few few reasons why: did not demand the ball, was on the wing shooting jumpers, no inside position, did not take advantage of a smaller man on him. The same goes for Bynum. There is no reason two 7 footers dont get every rebound, tip ins, etc. This problem can be fixed get position down low (within 7 feet) turn and shoot, real simple. Who in there right mind would pass to a 7 footer 15 feet out? If both get position KB24 will pass the ball when he goes to the hole and is doubled teamed.

Kobe has to shoot when others are not being aggressive etc. 9 shots in the 4th qtr is not much when he is trying to get the team back in the game. His competetive edge does at times get the best of him when his teammates are stinking up the joint and he feels its all on him. He shot 50 percent.

Two 7 footers should be blocking shots, getting rebounds, and shooting close to the rim. Not getting stuck guarding a 5-10 guard. We all know DFish is a liability with any guard in the playoffs, so if the guard(s) beat him off the dribble and gets in the paint those 2 giants need to block the darn shot simple as that.

I like to see PJ play this lineup: Gasol Bynum Odem Artest and KB. Let Odem bring the ball up the court, this would cause matchup problem for any team in the playoffs (east or west). This lineup can be inserted 5 min a quarter per sa .

Laker fans keep your hats on we will respond with a "blow out" victory net game. If a bad game Wed then the road to 3 peat will be tough. And yes a team leader does point the finger at the slacker(s) no need to suger coat it as too much on the line right now.

i gots some question on lamer:

will khloe leave lamar if he gets traded back to clippers?

or does he have a no trade clause

btw does his friend suck on lollipops also.. those who watch it please respond ..

hmmm does smokin stuff & eatin sugar at same time hit u even harder?

>>BUT AS A LEADER OF THIS TEAM wrong answer. Where is the leadership?

>>my response: If your boss told you that you had to give a big presentation

awful question mate.. u forgot one thing that I am still CAPTAIN and i don't have a boss like u

u pray to kobe .. i don't

5 TO = 10 pts loss

WHO CARES! Television is a joke with all this reality tv show crap....maybe Lamar and the Lakers should concentrate more on the playoffs especially after their piss poor performance against the Hornets!

ANOTHER FAT A$$ KARDASHIAN GETS REALITY SHOW...FAMILY IS A BUNCH OF LOSERS! GET A LIFE WHO GIVES A SH$T ABOUT WHAT THE HELL YOU ARE DOING!

NuggetsCountry,

Thanks.

What do we play for? RINGS!!!

Lakers Today... Lakers Tomorrow... Lakers Forever.

GO LAKERS!!!

I don't know how can anybody watching the Lakers playing defense, especially against the pick-n-roll and NOT come to the conclusion that it is one of the WORST-COACHED teams in basketball. The players for the most parts look CLUELESS and sometimes downright MORONIC.

Time and time again I was apalled how EASY it was for NO to dictate Lakers defense, namely making Pau Gasol guarding CP3. Sure it started with a high screen but why on earth did Derek Fisher not ever try to SCAMPER or SCURRY back as soon as possible to switch back with Pau?

And is anybody else also tired of the Fisher-futilely-fighting-through-screen act? God gave him two legs so he can RUN around the screen, either over it or under it. Why does he always insist on running smack onto the screen, which usually involve a player at least 6 inch taller and 50 lbs heavier, and try to move this immovable screen out of the way? Downright asinine...

I can't wait for Jeff Van Gundy, who happened to share my view regarding Lakers defense, especially Fisher's to take over.

Now there is a REAL coach who is SMART for real and knows basketball -that is the TRADITIONAL PROVEN way to coach and play basketball!

Can we say 'manufactured drama'.(LOL)



Let's go Ls...all the way to a 3-peat!!!!!

when i think of jeff van gundy i automatically think of the coaches who are all talk and no results, ie; hubie brown, mike fratello who can talk a good game but have nothing to show for it but a bunch of teams who never really went anywhere substantial and no rings to show for their work.

doug collins could have been in this group but has my respect because with the players Philly has he has to be in the mention for COY with Thibodeau.

there is no way you can mention JVG and PJ in the same sentence. i get tired of the crap of well PJ had great players...well great players always want the ball and there is only 1 ball, it takes a great coach to figure out how to use the talent he has effectively.

the lakers should have brought in a couple vets who really wanted rings like they did ron ron last year. i see ron and kobe bringing fire but not really anyone else.

Congratulations to Pau for getting cold feet and sweaty hands.
Congrtaulations to Artest for filling his ego with distracting media appearences.
Congratulations to Odom for the dumb reality show. The reality is his performance stinks like the reality show.
Congratulations to Shannon Brown for letting the media sink in his little head that he is the most improved bench.
Congratulations to Kupcheck or Kupcake for thinking that the bench didn't need young 3 point players.
Congratulations to the arrogant Lakers for thinking that they can pass the switch anytime and win another ring.

LAMAR KARDASHIAN ODOM needs to focus more on his true craft-playing basketball and winning championships, rather than this reality TV garbage with the Kardashians. I am going to question his focus at this point. Reality Tv shows for athletes are meant to be filmed during the off season,not during the season, Too many distractions. Another Kardashian TV show can wait. Dwight Howard shpuld opt out his deal with Orlando and sign with the Lakers in a sign and trade for KardashIAN-Odom, and Paul Gasol. U know Superman is gonna play hard every night

So ridiculous, maybe Lamar should have married his best friend. If this marriage lasts i will be shocked. Khoe will win out in the end believe that. Your wife should always be more important then your friends period. I find myself caring less and less about the lakers and really hope they do not 3peat because they way they play they do not deserve it. They are going to need a whole lot of luck to win a title this year because they are not going to win it with just talent.

Is Kobe getting into religion?
He has his own purple/gold cross with the #24 on it.
It's fuzzy and plush like fuzzy dice but they're called, Fuzzycross.

It's cool and all but is he really doing this?

you can see what im talking about at http://www.fuzzycross.com
they have many crosses there including this one.

SB

Khloe are you really that stupid. Apparently you are. You both come from 2 different worlds and you obviously have no idea what your husband has had to deal with regarding his drug addict father. Why don't you mind you own business and respect his feelings. You will never know why he feels that way since you never had to deal with the reality of the street. So miss priviledge, mind you own business before you are alone again for being so stupid. Your are not doing any one any favors MIND YOUR BUSINESS. unless you have been on the other side of the tracks. Grow a brain and use it.


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