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P06 LAL vs PHX Game Thread

P06 LAL vs PHX Game Thread

Finally, Lin WILL PLAY in this game. There was no reporter announcement but Jeremy tweeted the news himself. ankles are finally feeling better…excited to get back on the court tonight! #Lakers pic.twitter.com/tWiOWVGsRP — Jeremy Lin (@JLin7) October 21, 2014 Again, let’s use the Disqus comments as the only option for Preseason Game 6 Game Chat so we can benchmark our experience o... »

P06 LAL vs PHX Pre-Game Thread

P06 LAL vs PHX Pre-Game Thread

Will Jeremy be cleared to play against Phoenix Suns? He was reported to have a remarkable recovery so it’s a good chance he is ready to play @JLin7 As reported Lin had a remarkable recovery. Tomorrow he will workout fully and could be back on Tuesday. pic.twitter.com/Bs5V2XEQtV — Librafree (@Librafree) October 20, 2014 But Coach Byron Scott wanted Jeremy to to scrimmage + cut + change ... »

P05 LAL vs UTA Game Thread+Chat

P05 LAL vs UTA Game Thread+Chat

Let’s use the Disqus comments as main option. But let’s also try our GAME-CHAT & Live-Score option to create a more interactive experience. Streams: http://www.firstrows.eu/us/basketball http://www.ballstreams.com (requires donation + referral/invite) Check other streaming links at LakerBall thread lakersball.com/…/online-streaming… GAME CHAT For pop-out window, please ... »

P05 LAL vs UTA Pre-Game Thread

P05 LAL vs UTA Pre-Game Thread

First of all, some game information. This game will be held @ Staples Center,  on OCT 19th at 7:30 PM PT.     OCT17 Lin tweaked another ankle. Bad news for Lin fans, but he is still hopeful for Sunday. Jeremy Lin said he had a mild sprain on right ankle, but still hoping he can play Sunday — Mark Medina (@MarkG_Medina) October 17, 2014 [email protected]: “Man, me and this stim machine are be... »

P04 LAL vs UTA Game Thread

P04 LAL vs UTA Game Thread

Lin will not play in this game. Therefore, depends on how the game goes, there may or may not be a post game thread. LAL and coach Scott’s basketball philosophy were widely discussed among internet analyst and fans. After an ugly lost in pre-season game 3, seems like the honey moon period for coach Scott is about to be over. In the reality, he has multiple problems at hands for this LAL squa... »

Ebola Risk and NBA

Ebola Risk and NBA

People are starting to discuss games being limited due to the outbreak in Dallas.  Today, CDC are monitoring 130 people who were on the same plan as 2nd nurse diagnose with Ebola.  She had gone home to Ohio and when she heard of the risk, she went back to Texas Presby.  Not sure how this is going to pan out, but you can imagine very quickly CDC have to put quarantines in place and adjust protocols... »

P04 LAL vs UTA Pre-Game Thread

P04 LAL vs UTA Pre-Game Thread

First of all, some game information. This game will be held @ Honda Center, Anaheim, CA,  on OCT 16th at 7:00 PM PT. OCT 15 UPDATE: Coach Scott says Steve Nash had a little bit of a setback today with his back. Jeremy Lin did some running. — Los Angeles Lakers (@Lakers) October 15, 2014 Same 6 Lakers that have been out (Nash, Young, Henry, Clarkson, Kelly, Lin) did not practice today, and ar... »

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Oct 9 GSW @ LAL Post Game

(Photo: Jeff Gross/Getty Images) @realdsb: Add your grades and post game analysis here! Min FG 3Pt FT Pts Reb Ast TO Q1 9 2-2 1-1 2-2 7 1 1 1 Q3 12 2-2 0-0 3-4 7 3 3 0 Total 21 4-4 1-1 5-6 14 4 4 1 Here’s my analysis for Thursday’s game: Offense: We told you not to worry about Lin’s scoring! He had 14 pts on only 4 FGA. Another efficient passing game: 4 ast with only 1 turnover. ... »

10/6 JLin Preseason Post-Game 1 Analysis

10/6 JLin Preseason Post-Game 1 Analysis

Let’s get a grade & collective thoughts from 3-5 people to feature in this post. Brent and I (psalm234) will start and others can give their grade/analysis in the comments. We’ll add a few good ones to the post so we have good observation of Lin’s performance in his first ever game donning Lakers jersey! We’ll also ask @supjackjack who attended the game if he could prov... »

Byron Scott’s Values and Philosophies – Connecting Defense and Playtime

Byron Scott’s Values and Philosophies – Connecting Defense and Playtime

We need to understand who Byron Scott is and what he has said about Lin to understand how he plans to use Lin. Byron Scott, throughout his career, has been known as a tough, gritty, guard. He prides himself on this label and on his own defense, and prizes that tendency in others. He has said that he wants his team to be gritty. He has said that if (AND ONLY IF) a player defends, then he will get p... »