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  1. Kobe Bryant rules himself out Friday against Sacramento Kings

    Dave McMenamin

    Kobe Bryant has ruled himself out for the Los Angeles Lakers' road game against the Sacramento Kings on Friday, the 18-year veteran told on Wednesday.

    Story | Conversation | December 04, 2013
  2. Henry reflects on 'The Dunk'

    Dave McMenamin

    It was the dunk of the night -- maybe even the dunk of the year -- and Xavier Henry tried to downplay it. "Of course it felt good," Henry said after the Lakers' 116-95 win over the New Orleans Pelicans on Tuesday. "At the end of the day, it's just...

    Blog | November 13, 2013
  3. Rapid Reaction: Lakers 118, Warriors 116

    Dave McMenamin

    LOS ANGELES -- The Los Angeles Lakers got the win, but they lost the man who pushed them to get there. Kobe Bryant had beaten the odds all season long, tossing in turn-back-the-clock dunks while racking up statistical achievements that were suppos...

    Blog | April 12, 2013
  4. Dunk that: Kobe's play is ageless

    Dave McMenamin

    LOS ANGELES -- When trying to get their players to relish the fundamentals rather than squirt more mustard on the hot dog with the fancier play, coaches at all levels remind their guys that a dunk is not worth more than a layup. They both count for t...

    Blog | March 04, 2013
  5. 2011-12 Report Card: Christian Eyenga

    Dave McMenamin

    About a year before Christian Eyenga joined the Lakers via trade, he made his mark on the franchise by dunking on Pau Gasol. After being part of the purple and gold for the final third of the 2011-12 season, that dunk on Gasol remains the most...

    Blog | May 25, 2012
  6. NBA upgrades Blake Griffin's foul on Pau Gasol to flagrant-1

    Dave McMenamin

    Blake Griffin's dunks on Pau Gasol in the Lakers' win over the Clippers were considered legal plays. A foul by Griffin on Gasol in the third quarter has been upgraded to a flagrant-1 foul, the league informed the Lakers on Friday.

    Story | Conversation | April 06, 2012
  7. Brown on Griffin's dunk on Gasol: "Thats an offensive foul"

    Dave McMenamin

    Lakers coach Mike Brown doesn't have a DeLorean to take him back to Wednesday evening so he can save Pau Gasol from joining Timofey Mozgov and Kendrick Perkins as Blake Griffin's most battered dunk victims, but that doesn't mean he can't try to add a...

    Blog | April 06, 2012
  8. Score Los Angeles Lakers' Kobe Bryant really wants is sixth ring

    Dave McMenamin

    Kobe passes Shaq en route to 5th all-time in scoring but he wants a sixth ring.

    Story | Conversation | February 06, 2012
  9. McRoberts odd man out of bigs rotation

    Dave McMenamin

    With his high-flying dunks and gritty style of play, Josh McRoberts quickly became a fan favorite after signing with the Lakers as a free agent during training camp. It seems that just as quickly as the "McRambis" and "McLoberts" nicknames became ...

    Blog | February 04, 2012
  10. Los Angeles Lakers' Matt Barnes to Los Angeles Clippers -- Stop d...

    Dave McMenamin

    The Lakers' Matt Barnes thinks the Clippers celebrate too much after every dunk.

    Story | Conversation | December 22, 2011
  11. Los Angeles Lakers slow down speedy Oklahoma City Thunder

    Dave McMenamin

    The Lakers notched their best win of the year by beating the Thunder.

    Story | Conversation | January 17, 2011
  12. Los Angeles Lakers show some signs of life

    Dave McMenamin

    Odom and Bynum give the Lakers some desperately needed spring in their step.

    Story | Conversation | December 29, 2010
  13. Dave McMenamin: Lakers guard Kobe Bryant goes back to basics

    Dave McMenamin

    Kobe Bryant returned to fundamentals in the Lakers' Game 2 victory.

    Story | Conversation | April 21, 2010