- Geek & Sci-Fi
The Lakers announced that head coach Mike D'Antoni has resigned as their coach in a press release earlier today.
We're technically past the halfway point in the NBA season, but really, let's be serious: Things don't start to heat up until after the All-Star break.
According to Ramona Shelburne and Chris Broussard of ESPN, the Lakers and Kobe Bryant have agreed on a two-year, $48 million extension keeping Kobe as a "Laker for life.
The Los Angeles Lakers, coming off the Dwight Howard debacle which intertwined nicely with the disgraceful decision making process behind their current coach, have now declared themselves out of the LeBron James enticement business.
The late, great Lakers owner Dr. Jerry Buss was a titan in the game of basketball and easily one of the finest owners, not just in the NBA, but in sports history.
The present situation with the Los Angeles Lakers is bizarre.
The Dwight Howard Lakers saga just won't die.
The Lakers just can't seem to let it go.
So Dwight Howard has skipped town, exited stage left, lured by Houston's friendly tax laws and evening entertainment.
Jim Buss may finally be willing to part with his love child, his project and his identity.
If it's left up to the Lakers vice president Jim Buss, Andrew Bynum isn't going anywhere.