CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

87 results for "justin verrier"

Page of 5
  1. The future is now for Clarkson, Lakers

    Justin Verrier

    LOS ANGELES -- Jordan Clarkson is listed at 185 pounds, which is super nice of whoever comes up these sort of things. On the court against the spidery Michael Carter-Williams on Friday, it looked as though the Bucks' point guard could wrap his 6-f...

    Blog | February 27, 2015
  2. Lakers 101, Bucks 93: Three straight wins

    Justin Verrier

    LOS ANGELES -- Big Game Wayne Ellington? After missing all six of his attempts from the field through the first three quarters, the journeyman guard came alive in the fourth, shooting 6-for-7 and scoring all 14 of his points to rally the Los Angel...

    Blog | February 27, 2015
  3. Welcome to the Lake Freak Show

    Justin Verrier

    On a Friday afternoon almost two years ago, the Los Angeles media hastily assembled in El Segundo for the official announcement of the next great era in Lakers basketball. After coming out of nowhere to win the Steve Nash sweepstakes, the Lakers had ...

    Blog | August 05, 2014
  4. Please don't grab Andrew Bogut's nipples

    Justin Verrier

    Reggie Evans has always been the touchy-feely type. Andrew Bogut, speaking to an Australian radio station on Tuesday, reminds us just how up close and personal the burly forward is willing to get. Bogut talks Suarez & recalled Reggie Evans: &q...

    Blog | June 25, 2014
  5. Nice Guy Pau Gasol

    Justin Verrier

    Nobody lives in a perfect world, but Pau Gasol's Twitter account sure tries to. The "social" sector of the Interwebs can be twisted fairy tale, a day-to-day life inhabited by trolls and court jesters. But virtually every day Gasol gallantly blasts ou...

    Blog | April 08, 2014
  6. Award-winning NBA writing

    Justin Verrier

    The true high-quality performances in Chris Paul's first season with the Clippers came postgame. In the bowels of Staples Center, in the lovely padded press seats, Baxter Holmes, late of the Los Angeles Times, and Kevin Arnovitz, Los Angeles' man abo...

    Blog | February 17, 2014
  7. 10 Things To Know: Christmas games

    Justin Verrier

    "I actually feel sorry for people who have nothing to do on Christmas Day other than watch an NBA game." -- Stan Van Gundy Despite concern among the mustachioed and unmustachioed alike, the NBA's Christmas Day lineup has become a holiday unto itse...

    Blog | December 24, 2013
  8. Kobe Bryant takes control of his final act

    Justin Verrier

    The final act of Kobe Bryant began with a Facebook link. As the anticipation over his return to the court simmered, the means by which the news of his arrival would be announced became something of a hot topic among media types. With so many repor...

    Blog | December 09, 2013
  9. Daily Dime: Brow beaten but unbowed

    Justin Verrier

    Anthony Davis' start has been prolific, but winning for the Pelicans proves difficult

    Story | Conversation | November 12, 2013
  10. Takeaways: Nuggets-Lakers, preseason

    Justin Verrier

    Three observations from the Nuggets' 97-88 victory over the Lakers in preseason play. 1. Young, at heart Nick Young indeed has it all. Not only is the smiley Los Angeles native and former USC 2-guard playing for his hometown Lakers, alongside lon...

    Blog | October 07, 2013
  11. The expectation game

    Justin Verrier

    No games can be won or lost in the offseason, but in the five months since being swept out of the playoffs by the San Antonio Spurs, the Lakers have seemingly lost what has largely defined the franchise in its five decades in Los Angeles: the power o...

    Blog | September 30, 2013
  12. Bulls, Blazers should be higher in Uni Watch Power Rankings

    Justin Verrier

    Jim Caple: Uni Watch Power Rankings underrate Dodgers, Tigers, Yankees and yes, even Marlins.

    Story | Conversation | August 20, 2013
  13. Daily Dime

    Justin Verrier

    Now that all the action has wrapped up in Las Vegas, it's time for us to hand out some hardware.

    Story | Conversation | July 22, 2013
  14. The Knicks: A summer spectacle

    Justin Verrier

    LAS VEGAS -- Days after the bottom fell out on Linsanity last summer, the New York Knicks' brass made a big show of things at Cox Pavilion for their summer league club's game against the Toronto Raptors. Raymond Felton, their new starting point g...

    Blog | July 15, 2013
  15. Daily Dime

    Justin Verrier

    While other lottery picks struggled, Blazers rookie guard C.J. McCollum looked sharp in his debut at Vegas Summer League.

    Story | Conversation | July 13, 2013
  16. Kobe Bryant wins again

    Justin Verrier

    For a player defined by an insatiable appetite for superiority, Kobe Bryant was dealt a major blow by the departure of Dwight Howard. Not because of who left his Los Angeles Lakers, but what Howard took with him: Bryant's last best chance at another ...

    Blog | July 08, 2013