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Forget Trades, No. 2 Draft Pick Gives Rare Chance for Lakers to Build True Identity
NYC-based advertising industry, Don Draper wannabe
The rumor mill has been in play for weeks that the Lakers would trade their top pick in the 2016 NBA Draft. The idea seemed reasonable until they landed the second pick for the second year in a row. Now the situation has gotten very, very interesting.
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Iggy Azalea Speaks Out About Nick Young Cheating Rumors
That leaked video has caused quite a firestorm.
The Ridiculous D’Angelo Russell-Nick Young-Iggy Azalea Drama, Explained
Here are all the stupid answers to all your stupid questions.
LeBron Commemorates Kobe's Career By Rifling Pass At D'Angelo Russell's Groin
What a touching tribute.
Kings Rally Back For Win, Pay Tribute To Bryant
Vlade Divac, president of basketball operations and general manager was traded for Bryant back in 1996 from the Charlotte
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Kobe's Dunk Was So Good That D'Angelo Russell Got A Tech Foul For Celebrating
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D'Angelo Russell's Kobe Impression Was, Uh, Awkwardly Accurate
Likely more accurate than he meant it to be.
Reinventing the Mamba
Student at UC Berkeley
When was the last time Kobe Bryant was still Kobe Bryant? It's a difficult and, for some, painful question to ask. As much as he tries, and dear god is he trying, Kobe isn't Kobe this year. Not even close.
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Kobe Bryant Teaches D'Angelo Russell The Secret To Laker Basketball
I don't think Russell was very surprised when Kobe told him this.
D'Angelo Russell Is Making Things Awkward With Kobe Bryant Again
Because the first time wasn't enough.
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D'Angelo Russell Is Going To Catch Hell From Kobe Bryant For This
Although, isn't imitation the sincerest form of flattery?
D'Angelo Russell Nails An Awesome Not-Quite-Full-Court Shot
Pretty, pretty, pretty good.
8 NBA Draft Picks Tell Us The First Thing They're Going To Buy
These guys just got a major pay raise.
Here Are Your 2015 NBA Draft Winners And Losers
Phoenix I've described Sam Hinkie's "master plan" as genius, but with all due respect, having Jahlil Okafor fall into his
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