Tag "Rajon Rondo"

LeBron-less Lakers Win in OKC

The Los Angeles Lakers and Oklahoma City Thunder were in action Thursday night at Chesapeake Energy Arena and it was a much more competitive game than expected. The Lakers were without LeBron James and Rajon Rondo but were able to come away with an overtime victory due to stellar shooting, solid bench-play, and impressive defense.

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Lakers Young Core Potential

The Los Angeles Lakers have had a couple of second overall picks in the draft over the years. They also have had a few steals in the draft too. Now these players are showing what they are made of, and some of these players are making other teams regret not taking them in the draft before the Lakers did.

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Lakers Preview: Jan 7 – Jan 13

The Los Angeles Lakers have been awful without LeBron James and Rajon Rondo. If that wasn’t bad enough; Kyle Kuzma has been out for the past two games as well. They were not able to win a game last week.

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Lakers-Suns Recap

A look back on the Los Angeles Lakers dismantling of the Phoenix Suns on Sunday. Look out Western Conference. They are hitting their stride and should get Rondo back in a few weeks.

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Los Angeles Lakers @ Denver Nuggets Preview

The Los Angeles Lakers and Denver Nuggets will meet for the second time this year, with the Lakers getting the W in their earlier match-up this season. Denver was victorious when the sides played each other in preseason, however. While they allowed Los Angeles to dominate the first half, the Nuggets were able to fight back from an 18 point deficit at the start of the second half. Poorly timed turnovers and fouls late in the game gave them just enough to escape with a 113-111 win.

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RECAP: Houston Rockets vs Los Angeles Lakers

The Los Angeles Lakers and Houston Rockets both suffered losses in their first games and were both looking for their first win. This was the first home game for LeBron James’ Lakers, and the buzz was high in media across the NBA. The visiting Rockets are the top-tier of the West, while their hosts last night are stuck in the middle of the pack. However, judging by the way the game was played, it looked as if the pair were equal.

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New Orleans Pelicans: 2018 Season Preview

This past offseason was more disappointing than it was a success to the Big Easy. Losing DeMarcus Cousins to the Warriors, and Rajon Rondo to the Lakers, the Pelicans lost two key components to their teams that had decent success in the 2017-2018 season. Can the Pelicans recover from such a blow to their roster, or will New Orleans have another season of tanking and lost potential?

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Rondo May Return in Game No. 5 Tonight

After earlier reports surfaced saying the injury to Rajon Rondo’s fractured right thumb was likely severe enough for him to miss the entirety of the remainder of the series against the Boston Celtics, it appears that may not be the

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Takeaways From Celtics Game No. 3 Turnaround

The Boston Celtics triumphant 104-87 victory over the Chicago Bulls can be summed up in two headlines. “Rondo Suffers Thumb Injury, Out Indefinitely” As all dedicated Celtics fans know, Rajon Rondo, at his zenith, is as well-rounded as a serviceable

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Rondo Injury Breath of Fresh Air for Celtics

After dropping two straight postseason games at home to the No. 8-seed Chicago Bulls, the top-seeded Boston Celtics have been presented with a golden opportunity to shift the series’ momentum. The Bulls announced starting point guard Rajon Rondo will be

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