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Jodie Meeks Wants To Bring Kobe’s Work Ethic To Pistons

Even though Kobe Bryant plays for the lakers, it doesn’t mean his work ethic won’t be shown through other players. Former Laker, Jodie Meeks has been picked up by the Pistons and while Van Gundy admires who Meeks is, Meeks says he wants to be a little more like Kobe. “Practice was at 11, we had to be there at 10. Well, I wanted to get there at 10,” Meeks said. “He was...
Via BlackSportsOnline
15 days ago  |  Discuss

New Detroit Pistons guard Jodie Meeks patterns work ethic after ex-teammate Kobe Bryant

New Detroit Pistons shooting guard Jodie Meeks was asked about his favorite Kobe Bryant moment. He didn’t need much time. It was his first day of training camp as a Los Angeles Laker. “Practice was at 11, we had to be there at 10. Well, I wanted to get there at 10,” Meeks said. “He was already there fully dressed and sweating. I got to the locker room at 9:30, got on the...
Via Pro Sports Daily
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Meeks’ productivity as starter made him even more attractive to Pistons

Even if Kobe Bryant’s recovery from Achilles tendon surgery hadn’t opened the door to a broader role for Jodie Meeks, the Pistons likely would have targeted the five-year veteran shooting guard. He was one of the elite shooters to hit free agency, and shooting, after all, topped Stan Van Gundy’s off-season to-do list. But when greater playing time didn’t lead to any dips...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers News: Jodie Meeks pays tribute to Kobe Bryant

Jodie Meeks may have left the Los Angeles Lakers for the Detroit Pistons and an $18 million deal this summer, but he hasn’t forgotten those who helped him along the way. One person who helped Meeks improve as a player over the past two years was Kobe Bryant, and the 26-year-old paid tribute to the Black Mamba on his Instagram account yesterday as a way to say thank you. “#TBT…2...
Via Lakerholicz.com
July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Detroit Pistons: Meeks, Martin agree to deals

The Detroit Pistons made some noise on Tuesday during day one of the NBA’s free agency period as they reportedly reached agreements with both Jodie Meeks and Cartier Martin. The deals are only verbal agreements at this point, teams cannot officially sign any free agents until July 10. The Meeks deal will be worth $19.5 million across three years according to Yahoo’s Adrian Wojnarowski...
Via isportsweb.com
July 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers Rumors: Jodie Meeks agrees to three-year, $19 million deal with Detroit Pistons

Jodie Meeks is coming off the best season of his career during a contract year while playing for the Los Angeles Lakers, so you just knew he was going to make some big money this summer. And now, it seems Meeks has become the first free agent in the league to strike a deal. According to Adrian Wojnarowski from Yahoo Sports, Meeks has agreed to a three-year, $19 million deal with...
Via Lakerholicz.com
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Jodie Meeks Signs Three-Year Deal With Pistons

Jodie Meeks has agreed to a three-year, $19 million contract with the Detroit Pistons, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports. Meeks averaged 15.7 points, 2.5 rebounds and 1.8 assists per game for the Lakers last season. The 26-year-old guard is known for his superb three-point shooting and energy on... The post Jodie Meeks Signs Three-Year Deal With Pistons appeared first...
Via Hoops-Nation
July 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers News: Free-agent-to-be Jodie Meeks hoping to stay in L.A. for “a long time”

Jodie Meeks has been phenomenal this year. The 26-year-old guard is putting up career-highs almost across the board and is set to be a free agent this coming summer. However, despite the Lakers’ woeful year, Meeks says that he wants to remain a member of the Los Angeles Lakers after his current deal expires. “I like the city and love it here,” Meeks told Mark Medina from the...
Via Lakerholicz.com
February 03, 2014  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Lakers: Free Agent Speculation

The title of this article may have thrown you a bit off guard. But it shouldn’t. After all, all of sports is based on speculation and trying to predict what will be a team’s next move. Today, we are going to discuss potential free agents the Los Angeles Lakers could sign before the start of the season. Right now, the Lakers have 13 roster spots filled– this means they have...
Via isportsweb.com
August 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Jodie Meeks calls Lakers a “high-class organization”; hopes to bring another championship to L.A.

Some players out there may not appreciate the Lakers’ incredible history and remarkable achievements over the years, but Jodie Meeks isn’t one of them. During an interview with Dave McMenamin of ESPN Los Angeles, Meeks called the Lakers a “high-class organziation”, and hopes to bring another championship to the city of L.A: Meeks stays positive when thinking about next season...
Via Lakerholicz.com
August 20, 2013  |  Discuss
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