Los Angeles Lakers


Kobe Bryant tweets respect to Blake Griffin, but still bleeds gold

We’re assuming that Kobe Bryant was watching Game 6 last night at 9:30 p.m. when he tweeted that Los Angeles Clippers power forward Blake Griffin has grown tremendously, adding the hashtag #respect. When ESPN writer […]



After Harden didn’t win MVP, Kobe Tweets that Steph deserved it

Last week Los Angeles Lakers’ Kobe Bryant tweeted that his choice for NBA MVP this year was Houston Rockets’ James Harden. So when the Warriors’ Stephen Curry won the award, somebody on Twitter asked Mamba […]


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Watch Kobe Bryant discuss when his daughters can date

The Insider’s Michael Yo interviewed Kobe Bryant in San Francisco, where the “Black Mamba” was promoting his new Hublot watch line, when he found out that Kobe is like any other father when it comes […]


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Kobe picks Harden for MVP

The Insider‘s Michael Yo spoke with Los Angeles Lakers’ superstar and former MVP Kobe Bryant where he revealed that the Houston Rockets’ all-star James Harden deserves to be named this year’s NBA MVP. Bryant explained to Yo, […]


Former Los Angeles Lakers player Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar briefly examined at LA hospital

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar briefly returned to Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center on Wednesday, two weeks after the 68-year-old NBA career scoring leader had quadruple coronary bypass surgery. “This morning, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar was experiencing some dizziness following […]


Javaris Crittenton (AP Photo/David Goldman, Pool, File)

Ex-NBA player Crittenton pleads guilty in fatal shooting

Former NBA player Javaris Crittenton has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in the 2011 shooting death of a mother of four. Crittenton appeared in court Wednesday and was sentenced to 23 years in prison. Prosecutors have […]


Sacramento Kings guard Andre Miller, left, and Los Angeles Lakers guard Jordan Clarkson

Preparing for Draft Lottery GM Kupchak says Lakers have bottomed out and are ready to climb

Los Angeles Lakers general manager Mitch Kupchak joined The Fred Roggin Show to discuss the team’s strategy as they prepare for the upcoming NBA Draft Lottery. Here it is, at the end of the season […]


Former Los Angeles Lakers player Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Update on Kareem Abdul-Jabbar’s bypass surgery

Basketball Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar was recovering Friday after undergoing quadruple coronary bypass surgery. He had the surgery a day earlier at Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, according to a hospital […]


Los Angeles Lakers' Kobe Bryant, who is injured, puts his head in his hands while sitting on the bench.

After worst season ever, Lakers see hopeful signs in future

The worst season in the Los Angeles Lakers’ history has finally ended, and the longest summer has just begun. Although coach Byron Scott is cautiously optimistic that swift improvement is possible for a 16-time NBA […]


Los Angeles Lakers center Jordan Hill, left, and Sacramento Kings forward Jason Thompson

Fred Roggin sends off the Lakers

The Lakers season is over. Fred Roggin sends them off with his inimitable tribute to Vander Blue, Carlos Boozer, Ronnie Price, Nick Young, Tarik Black, Jabari Brown, Robert Sacre, Ryan Kelly, Kobe Bryant, Dwight Buycks, […]