Reports: Lakers Fire Mike Brown After 1-4 Start

So much for that six-game homestand. The Lakers have fired head coach Mike Brown after an unexpected 1-4 start to the 2012 regular season, according to his agent Warren Legarie. Here’s more from ESPNLA: “Los Angeles Lakers coach Mike Brown has been fired after a 1-4 start to the season, a source tells ESPNLosAngeles.com’s Ramona […]

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A Little Thunder Fan Weeps

[iframe http://www.youtube.com/v/jjIfrQqABl0?version=3&hl=en_US&rel=0&hd=1 560 350] I am not quite sure how this one has slipped through the cracks, but I stumbled across this gem just today. It stars a six-year-old OKC Thunder fan who had his night ruined by the big, bad Miami Heat at the end of Game 3 of the NBA Finals. This youngster’s […]

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World Peace Calls Brown a ‘Fat A**’

An early exit in the NBA Playoffs isn’t expected of the L.A. Lakers, but it is becoming more common for this aging team. Despite their attitudes towards a premature summer, players kept their exit interviews clean and constructive – a memo which must have missed Metta World Peace. While backing coach Mike Brown, World Peace […]

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The List of 2011 Best-Paid Athletes In Sports Offers Some Great Surprises

ESPN recently released a list of the top paid athletes in 31 sports. The earnings represent salaries and/or prize money from 2011 or most recent season; excludes endorsements, appearance fees, sponsorships and other income sources. After perusing the list, we found some surprises which left us scratching our head. Of course, the list featured many […]

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