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By Robert Littal On Thursday, February 27th, 2014
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D’Antoni Didn’t Appreciate Gasol Questioning His Coaching

Pau Gasol told the media the Lakers were undisciplined, selfish and blatantly questioned Mike D’Antoni’s coaching. D’Antoni was not pleased by the comments. “The thing I just don’t More...

By Glenn Erby On Tuesday, January 28th, 2014
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Magic Johnson Rips Mike D’Antoni On ‘The Tonight Show’ (Video)

Magic Johnson is still mad that the Lakers passed on Phil Jackson, and he took time out to rip D’Antoni during an appearance on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. According to Magic, D’Antoni is allergic More...

By Glenn Erby On Monday, January 27th, 2014

Mike D’Antoni On Carmelo: We Are Not Pen Pals

The Carmelo Anthony to L.A. Lakers rumors have slowed down, and come to a realistic halt because of the elephant in the room. Say what you want about Anthony and Kobe Bryant forming a potent 1-2 punch.   That More...

By Robert Littal On Wednesday, December 25th, 2013
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Mike D’Antoni Says He’s an Idiot

D’Antoni says Lakers fans could go root for another team if they didn’t like how the Lakers were playing. He decided to backtrack on those comments today. “I was an idiot last night,” D’Antoni More...

By Robert Littal On Tuesday, December 24th, 2013

Mike D’Antoni Tells Lakers Fans to Root For Another Team If They’re Mad

He told you Lakers Fan. The question was raised that some Lakers fans were discouraged about the team’s start to the season and here is what D’Antoni had to say. “Why would I be discouraged?” More...

By Mark Gunnels On Thursday, December 19th, 2013

Mike D’Antoni Names Xavier Henry Point Guard After Kobe Injury

The Lakers can’t catch a break at the point guard position. Steve Nash, Steve Blake and Jordan Farmar are all down and now Kobe Bryant, who was filling in at point guard, will miss at least six weeks. So More...

By Vashti Hurt On Monday, December 16th, 2013

Mike D’Antoni Says Kobe Is One Of Santa’s Reindeers (Video)

There’s Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donder, Blitzen, Rudolph, and now Kobe. In a recent feature, LA television station KABC 7 asked members of the Lakers to name Santa’s reindeers. Head coach More...

By Glenn Erby On Saturday, December 14th, 2013

Report: Lakers Will Trade Pau Gasol If His Play Or Attitude Does Not Improve

It looks like Pau Gasol and Mike D’Antoni have had about enough of one another. According to CBS Sports, the Lakers seem faced with Gasols play and attitude improving, or shipping the mercurial big man out More...

By Greg Smith On Friday, December 13th, 2013
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Mike D’Antoni Says Gasol Doesn’t Play Hard & Doesn’t Have Problem Getting Paystub

Earlier reports came out that Pau Gasol didn’t like the way he is featured (or not) in Mike D’Antoni’s offense. Well D’Antoni fired back and didn’t not hold back at all: “It’s More...

By Mark Gunnels On Friday, December 13th, 2013

Kobe Tells Pau Gasol To Consider Losing Some Weight

Pau Gasol is blaming his struggles this year on Mike D’Antoni’s system but Kobe sees another potential problem. “I told him I thought the thing that really helped me out, I dropped some weight,” More...

By Mark Gunnels On Friday, December 13th, 2013

Pau Gasol Says Mike D’Antoni Is Sometimes All Over The Place

Lakers fans love using Mike D’Antoni and Pau Gasol as scapegoats when things aren’t going well in LA. That’s why its pretty ironic the two don’t see eye-to-eye. Gasol is very frustrated More...

By Mark Gunnels On Friday, December 13th, 2013

Mike D’Antoni Says He Trust Kobe Guarding Westbrook Tonight

After the Lakers received news that Steve Blake would be out six weeks, Lakers head coach Mike D’Antoni decided to name Kobe Bryant his emergency point guard. There will be no time for Kobe to ease in his More...