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  1. How the Lakers match up: Oklahoma City Thunder

    Brian Kamenetzky

    On the off chance there was still any question after the 2010-11 season, the Oklahoma City Thunder proved unequivocally they'd passed the Lakers in the Western Conference pecking order. Whipped past, like Russell Westbrook on the break. Six more wins...

    Blog | August 15, 2012
  2. A very crowded drawing board

    Brian Kamenetzky

    On May 27, 1985, the Celtics destroyed the Lakers in Game 1 of the NBA Finals, 148-114, a game quickly declared the "Memorial Day Massacre." The Lakers, of course, went on to win the series in six games, finally vanquishing the Celtics curse. ...

    Blog | May 15, 2012
  3. Defending the superstars

    Brian Kamenetzky

    The series between the Lakers and Thunder features not only two of the NBA's great scorers, but also some of the league's better defenders countering them. The Lakers have Metta World Peace for Kevin Durant, while the Thunder offer Thabo Sefolosha on...

    Blog | May 14, 2012
  4. First Look: Lakers vs. Oklahoma City

    Brian Kamenetzky

    Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images High on the list of intriguing storylines in this series will be the battle between the NBA's two leading scorers. The prospect of facing the Oklahoma City Thunder in the postseason has for most of the season conjured i...

    Blog | May 13, 2012
  5. Andrew Bynum finishes 4th in Most Improved Player voting

    Brian Kamenetzky

    To be perfectly honest, I haven't spent much time thinking about awards season this year. The big one (MVP) seems pretty obvious (LeBron James). It's hard to argue with Gregg Popovich as Coach of the Year. If James Harden doesn't win Sixth Man honors...

    Blog | May 04, 2012
  6. Metta World Peace suspended seven games by the NBA

    Brian Kamenetzky

    The news is here. The NBA released a statement regarding the suspension: "The Lakers' Metta World Peace has been suspended for seven games without pay for striking the Thunder's James Harden in the head with his elbow, the NBA announced today. ...

    Blog | April 24, 2012
  7. Matt Barnes (ankle) won't travel to Sacramento

    Brian Kamenetzky

    EL SEGUNDO -- Over the last few weeks, the Lakers have been bolstered by improved play at the small forward position. Now, they have serious depth issues. Matt Barnes did not practice Tuesday and will not make the trip to Sacramento for Thursda...

    Blog | April 24, 2012
  8. 5-on-5: What happens now with MWP

    Brian Kamenetzky

    Andy and I participated in today's 5-on-5 at's NBA page weighing in on Metta World Peace's elbow to James Harden. Also joining the panel are's Kevin Arnovitz and Michael Wallace, and ESPN the Magazine's Chris Palmer. The five questi...

    Blog | April 23, 2012
  9. Metta World Peace apologizes for elbow to James Harden

    Brian Kamenetzky

    By now, you've seen the play, probably multiple times. A vicious elbow thrown near the end of the first half from Metta World Peace to the neck and head of Oklahoma City's James Harden. MWP will be getting a call from the league, no doubt. The only q...

    Blog | April 22, 2012
  10. Lakers vs. Thunder: What to watch with Daily Thunder

    Brian Kamenetzky

    Following Friday's thumping in San Antonio at the hands of the Spurs, Sunday's tilt with Oklahoma City takes on a little extra significance. First, mentally it would certainly benefit the Lakers to play a strong game against an elite Western Conferen...

    Blog | April 21, 2012
  11. Drew League 151, Goodman League 144: 10 postgame thoughts (VIDEO)...

    Brian Kamenetzky

    LONG BEACH, Calif. -- SoCal takes Round 2. After falling to the Goodman League when All-Star teams representing the two vaunted summer programs met in August, the Drew League got its revenge Sunday night at the Pyramid in Long Beach. Final score: ...

    Blog | October 09, 2011
  12. No rematch between Goodman and Drew

    Brian Kamenetzky

    A couple weeks back, hoops-starved fans had an afternoon of sustenance, when Drew and Goodman, the preeminent summer leagues of the east and west coasts (D.C. and L.A., specifically) hooked up in Washington for a highly entertaining game. Goodman eme...

    Blog | September 04, 2011
  13. Oklahoma City... OK, now what?

    Brian Kamenetzky

    Maybe the tenth ring granted him powers of clairvoyance? Just as Phil Jackson predicted last week, the Oklahoma City Thunder have earned themselves a first round date with the Lakers, thanks to their 103-95 loss in Portland Monday night. On its face,...

    Blog | April 13, 2010