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Lakers Avenge Themselves in a Double-Overtime Victory Against the Pistons
February 7, 2021
Losing a 17-point lead sent the Los Angeles Lakers into double overtime, yet they survived a scrappy Detroit Pistons squad. The Lakers’ 135-129 victory dimmed a marquee night for Pistons forward Josh Jackson who scored a season high of 28 points off the bench. ... read more »
Clippers Add Skillful Youth and Experienced Veterans on Roster
December 17, 2020
The Los Angeles Clippers are going into the 2020-2021 season with an upgraded roster and with thoughts of their second-round 2020 Playoffs exit behind them. ... read more »
Isiah Thomas Talks Cheurlin Champagne and Leveraging Online Presence
December 10, 2020
During these times, their company wants to stay on top of everyone's minds, and being in sports and entertainment has helped them thrive. Cheurlin Champagne partners with 450 NBA players, and it has helped them reach an audience of over 2.5 billion people. Thomas says, "Using the social media platform that they have and ours, we were able to stay on top of minds and expand our brand reach." He also says sports has a way of bringing people together. "Sports also has a way of helping you communicate and being a good teammate, meaning you have to have a accomplish a goal and set a vision. ... read more »
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Lakers Waive DeMarcus Cousins In Pursuit of Landing Markieff Morris
February 21, 2020
The Los Angeles Lakers have waived center DeMarcus Cousins on Friday afternoon according to ESPN.  After signing a one-year deal with the Lakers this past summer, Cousins suffered a torn left ACL during a pickup game in Las Vegas and has not played a game all season. ... read more »
Lakers Welcome The Pistons To A Block Party in 106-99 Win
January 7, 2020
The most staggering statistic of the Lakers’ Sunday night victory over the Pistons was that 40.8 percent of the Pistons’ missed shots came from blocks by the Lakers.  “We were just protecting the paint,” said Lakers’ forward Anthony Davis, who led the way with 24 points, 11 rebounds and eight blocks. “Last game [against New Orleans], we gave up 60-something points in the paint. It's something we don't like doing, and we tried to make an emphasis tonight on protecting the paint.”  ... read more »
Clippers beat Pistons 126-112; Paul George misses second half with hamstring injury
January 3, 2020
The Los Angeles Clippers started 2020 off with a win over the Detroit Pistons, 126-112. The Clippers won this contest but were stung once again by the injury bug as Paul George did not play the entire second half due to a hamstring injury. ... read more »
Luka Dončić and Trae Young Unanimously Selected to 2018-19 NBA All-Rookie First Team
May 24, 2019
Dallas Mavericks guard-forward Luka Dončić and Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young have been unanimously selected to the 2018-19 NBA All-Rookie First Team.  ... read more »
Kyle Kuzma Scores Career-High 41 Points In Lakers’ Victory Over Pistons
January 11, 2019
Los Angeles Lakers’ second-year forward Kyle Kuzma set a new career-high 41 points through just three quarters of play in the team’s 113-100 win over the Detroit Pistons on Wednesday inside Staples Center. ... read more »
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NBA vet Willie Reed goes No. 1 overall in G League draft
October 25, 2018
Willie Reed was the No. 1 pick Saturday in the G League draft, his rights going to the Salt Lake City Stars. The 28-year-old Reed has spent parts of three seasons in the NBA, appearing in 152 games with the Brooklyn Nets, Miami Heat, Los Angeles Clippers and Detroit Pistons. ... read more »
Aretha Franklin Gave the Sports World “Something [We] Can Feel”
August 23, 2018
Iconic Soul legend Aretha Franklin has passed away, but her talent and legacy have reached countless people throughout the world. Throughout her career, she was part of—as well as created—many iconic sports moments. ... read more »
Brad Pye’s National Sports Beat (2/8-2/14/18)
February 11, 2018
Notes, and things picked on the run from coast-to-coast and all the stops in between and beyond. ... read more / view gallery »
Clippers cause Dallas to go blank in final minutes, resulting in a 104-101 win
February 9, 2018
The Los Angeles Clippers battled to the end and ultimately stole the game from the Mavericks Monday night at Staples Center, sparked by a 13-0 run that gave Los Angeles a 104-101 victory in front of 15,127 attendees. ... read more »
Clippers trade Blake Griffin to Pistons in surprise deal
February 1, 2018
The Clippers acquired LI’s Tobias Harris, Avery Bradley, Boban Marjanovic and draft picks for the star forward. ... read more »
Dennis Rodman arrested on suspicion of DUI in California
January 18, 2018
Police say former NBA star Dennis Rodman has been arrested on suspicion of DUI in Southern California.   ... read more »
Lakers Show Defensive Prowess in Win Over Pistons
November 3, 2017
Halloween was a night of treats for sports fans in Los Angeles. ... read more »
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