LeBron James Flirts with Triple-Double as Lakers Cruise Past Zion, Pelicans

Ashley Landis/Associated PressThe Los Angeles Lakers used a 15-0 third-quarter run to win their fifth straight game and defeat the visiting New Orleans Pelicans 112-95 on Friday at Staples Center.L.A. trailed 70-67 with 6:40 left in the third quarter after a Brandon Ingram three-pointer, but the Lakers responded with 15 straight to earn a 82-70…Continue Reading

John Wall Says James Harden Partnership ‘Been a Little Rocky, Not Going to Lie’

Carmen Mandato/Associated PressThe Houston Rockets fell to 3-6 after a 117-100 home loss to the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday.After the game, first-year Rockets point guard John Wall said the partnership between him and guard James Harden has “been a little rocky.””It’s been a little rocky, not going to lie about that,” Wall told reporters.…Continue Reading

James Harden: Rockets ‘Not Good Enough;’ I’ve Done ‘Everything That I Can’

Troy Taormina/Associated PressJames Harden is done being subtle about his desire to be traded. After Tuesday’s 117-100 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers, Harden told reporters he didn’t think the Rockets were good enough to consistently win and said he doesn’t think it can be fixed:Mark Berman @MarkBermanFox26James Harden asked if he’s surprised the #Rockets didn’t…Continue Reading

LeBron James celebrates Sione Takitaki interception, Browns playoff win over Steelers

After the Los Angeles Lakers handled their business with little stress against the Houston Rockets on Sunday night, Lakers star LeBron James understandably had his attention on what was going on in Pittsburgh as his Cleveland Browns played in their first playoff game since 2002 against their division rival Pittsburgh Steelers, 48-37. While LeBron and…Continue Reading

What Is James Harden Willing to Sacrifice?

Before the euphoria of a championship, before bonding with Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett to restore Celtics glory, before all the joy and pride and fulfillment, Ray Allen felt something else back in 2007. Something sharp, stinging.Frustration. Discomfort. Maybe even doubt.Allen was 32, a seven-time All-Star and already one of the greatest shooters of all…Continue Reading

Savannah James, LeBron Rip Report Linking Son Bronny to Larsa Pippen

Ringo H.W. Chiu/Associated PressSavannah and LeBron James are not happy with reporting linking their 16-year-old son, Bronny, to 46-year-old Larsa Pippen.Tara C. Mahadevan of Complex shared the comments both made on Instagram.”With everything going on in the world right now, this is the s–t y’all talking about,” Savannah wrote on her Instagram Story. “At the…Continue Reading

LeBron James Says Dennis Schroder, Montrezl Harrell Add to Lakers’ ‘Firepower’

Ringo H.W. Chiu/Associated PressOnly two games into the regular season the reigning champion Los Angeles Lakers believe they’re better off now than they were only a few months ago when they lifted the Larry O’Brien Trophy inside the NBA bubble. The reason for that is pretty clear to LeBron James. The additions of Dennis Schroder and…Continue Reading

Rockets’ James Harden Fined $50K for Health and Safety Protocol Violation

Carmen Mandato/Associated PressJames Harden has reportedly been fined before his 2020-21 season even started.According to Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium, the Houston Rockets star was fined $50,000 for violating the NBA’s health and safety protocols in place amid the COVID-19 pandemic.This news comes after ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski and Ramona Shelburne reported Harden would…Continue Reading