“Guarding Shaquille O’Neal made me want to quit the NBA”: Brian Scalabrine claims the Lakers legend was the only human being he was ever afraid of

Shaquille O’Neal almost made Brian Scalabrine quit the NBA for good as the Lakers superstar, according to him, made him feel insignificant.  When talking about the most dominant and physically imposing figures in NBA history, one player nearly always comes…

“Charles Barkley dominated Shaquille O’Neal and the Lakers”: When the Rockets superstar turned back the clock against his NBAonTNT co-host in 1999

Charles Barkley dropped a vintage 31 points in the 1998-99 NBA season opener against Shaquille O’Neal and the Los Angeles Lakers.  Charles Barkley may be the butt of quite nearly every single quip on NBAonTNT nowadays but fans are quick to forget…

“Metta World Peace is a stand-up comedian now?!”: When Kobe Bryant channeled his ‘Mamba Mentality’ against the future Lakers star

Kobe Bryant didn’t give into Metta World Peace’s trash talk at the free throw line and hilariously asked him if he’s a comedian now.  Seems as though guys like Michael Jordan and Kobe Bryant had some of their most iconic…

“Anyone who thinks Kyle Kuzma and Dennis Schroder feuded is a clown”: Lakers star’s agent puts a rest to the rumors revolving around LeBron James’ teammates

Kyle Kuzma’s agent takes to Instagram to call ‘cap’ on the rumors that Kuzma and Dennis Schroder feuded all throughout the season.  The 2020-21 Los Angeles Lakers dealt with a tremendous amount of obstacles on their way to a disappointing first round…

“The Lakers fleeced teams to acquire Wilt Chamberlain and Kareem Abdul Jabbar”: How the trades for both legends were so lopsided against the Bucks and Sixers’

The Lakers practically fleeced the Bucks and the Sixers in their trades for acquiring both Wilt Chamberlain and Kareem Abdul Jabbar.  The Los Angeles Lakers seem to have a thing for acquiring all-time big men as they’ve had one in…

“Kyle Kuzma is on the same level as Jayson Tatum”: NBA insider says the Lakers star believes he’s in the same stratosphere as Celtics superstar

An NBA insider says that Kyle Kuzma firmly believes he’s on the same level as Jayson Tatum and that he’s supremely confident in himself.  The Los Angeles Lakers lucked out in the latter half of the first round of the…

“LeBron James stole all of my money and trafficked me”: Former WNBA All-Star Cappie Pondexter outrageously blames the Lakers MVP for reportedly going missing for 2 years

A former WNBA All-Star, Cappie Pondexter, blames LeBron James for having her trafficked while also stealing all of her money.  Given how much weight LeBron James’s name carries, it’s no surprise that he attracts a bevy of negative media attention.…

“Shaquille O’Neal would run around butt-naked looking for teammates to hug”: Phil Jackson and Udonis Haslem reminisce about the Lakers legend’s antics within the locker room

Shaquille O’Neal would continually run around Los Angeles Lakers and Miami Heat locker rooms butt-naked looking for teammates to hug.  Shaquille O’Neal is known for being one of the most physically dominant forces in the history of the NBA. He…

“LeBron James is merely a basketball player, not a hooper”: Kendrick Perkins belittles the Lakers MVP’s skills by claiming Montrezl Harrell is a hooper

Kendrick Perkins calls out LeBron James for being a basketball player but not a hooper, unlike Montrzel Harrell who, according to him, is a hooper.  By the way LeBron James plays, it’s easy to dismiss his skill and claim that…

“LeBron James or Michael Jordan?” Anthony Davis shockingly picks between the ‘GOAT’ and the Lakers MVP following the release of Space Jam 2

Anthony Davis gets asked about whether he would take Michael Jordan over LeBron James and the Lakers big-man actually answers.  The release of Space Jam: A New Legacy warranted the age-old comparisons between LeBron James and Michael Jordan to once…