Tag Archives: Jim Buss

Could A Jackson-Shaw Tandem On Bench Turn Lakers Fortunes Around?

Residents of the “City Of Angels” have noticed a new odor in the air, over the past few days; adding to the stench of the smog, gasoline and diesel fumes that always permeate the city. The scent is desperation, emanating from the … Continue reading

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Panic In Los Angeles Leads To Firing Of Mike Brown As Bench Boss

Longtime observers of the NBA, know that certain teams, operate in a helter-skelter fashion; ignoring the long-term; while constantly altering their short-term goals. One year they will enter a campaign with a roster laden with veterans, only to come back the following season … Continue reading

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Jim Buss Says Lakers Trading Gasol And Bynum For D-Howard Would Be “Kind Of Silly”

Many NBA observers as well as fans of the Los Angeles Lakers believe that the club needs to shake up the roster if the club hopes to contend for an NBA Title in June. Lakers Vice President of player personnel … Continue reading

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Bynum Says Lakers "Need To Come Back Focused, Ready To Win"

The season ended early for the Los Angeles Lakers this spring, as they were knocked out of the Playoffs in the Western Conference Semi-Finals by the eventual NBA Champions the Dallas Mavericks, after making the NBA Finals three straight years and … Continue reading

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Shaw Found Out He Did Not Get Lakers Coaching Job On TV

During this past season it appeared that Los Angeles Lakers assistant coach Brian Shaw would succeed Phil Jackson as the bench boss of the team once Jackson retired at the end of the campaign. Although he interviewed for the position, the … Continue reading

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Lakers Jim Buss Says Kobe Should Have Been Consulted On Mike Brown Hiring

Los Angeles Lakers Vice President of player personnel Jim Buss sat down with the “Los Angeles Times” on Friday and told the paper that Lakers All-Star guard Kobe Bryant should have been consulted before the team hired former Cleveland Cavaliers … Continue reading

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