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Los Angeles Lakers: The Best Fit for Nick Young

Nick Young It’s safe to say that Nick Young will not be rejoining the Los Angeles Lakers for the 2015-2016 campaign. Young never saw eye-to-eye with his passionate coach Byron Scott, and he was often placed on the bench when he fell out of favor. Young was benched for the second half during a meeting with the Houston Rockets early in the year because Coach Scott did not think...
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Lakers Rumors: L.A. Looking To Trade Nick Young This Summer?

Could Nick Young’s time in Los Angeles come to an abrupt end this off-season? According to Lakers beat reporter Mark Medina, who sent out a tweet earlier today, the purple and gold will “shop Young around this summer.” Medina went into a little more detail on the L.A. Daily News’ website: The Lakers will likely entertain trade offers for Young. Any scenario remains complicated...
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Byron Scott warns Nick Young he may not fit in next year

Byron Scott has been critical of Nick Young throughout the NBA season, and that continued on Saturday when he talked about the injured guard. Young, who missed the beginning of the season with a thumb injury, is expected to be out the rest of the season with a fractured knee. When talking about Young after...Read More
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Swaggy P likely to miss rest of season

The Los Angeles Lakers’ Nick Young, or Swaggy P as the public knows him, will likely miss the rest of the season because of a fractured left knee. Young suffered the injury on February 22nd against the Boston Celtics and the injury has not made much progress healing. He’s missed the last 20 games and it looks like he will miss even more now. The Lakers shouldn’t be too worried...
Via Crossover Chronicles
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Lakers F Young not expected to return this season, coach says

Los Angeles Lakers forward Nick Young hasn't played since fracturing his left kneecap in February. His coach doesn't expect him to make a comeback at all this season. According to and multiple sites, head coach Byron Scott said after practice on Saturday that he did not expect Young to come back this season.  "I haven't even talked to (head athletic trainer) Gary (Vitti...
Via Fox Sports
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Why the Los Angeles Lakers hit the 50 loss mark

Nick Young For only the fifth time in franchise history, the Los Angeles Lakers hit the half-century mark, in losses. With a loss to the Utah Jazz, the Lakers lost for the 50th time this season. This is the second consecutive year that the Lakers have hit this dismal mark in a stretch that has seen the franchise fall apart. The blame for this season could easily be placed on the...
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Robert Flores checkmates Nick Young in Iggy Azalea zinger-spawned feud

If Nick Young knows what’s good for him, he hopefully will determine he’s been bested by Robert Flores in their burgeoning feud over the musical talents of the Los Angeles Lakers star’s girlfriend, Iggy Azalea. Because the “SportsCenter” anchor absolutely destroyed Young during a radio interview on Monday with a one-liner for the ages. It...Read More The post Robert Flores...
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March 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Flores: If Nick Young takes a shot at me, he's going to miss

While the so-called “beef” between Nick Young and ESPN anchor Robert Flores is sure to fizzle out in the very near future, Flores does not seem like he is in a huge hurry to get it over with. During an appearance on ESPN Radio’s “Sedano and Stink Show” on Monday, Flores downplayed his original joke...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Nick Young rips ESPN anchor over Iggy Azalea insult

As expected, Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young has come to the defense of his girlfriend, Iggy Azalea, in the wake of an insult that ESPN’s Robert Flores tossed her way on Monday morning. For those who missed it, Flores said Iggy is “trying to kill hip-hop” during a lighthearted segment on SportsCenter. You can...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Nick Young recounts tale about how a dolphin tried to kill him

Delfiniphobia — the fear of dolphins — apparently is a real disorder, affecting scores of individuals terrified of our mammalian, seafaring friends. Count Los Angeles Lakers star Nick Young among the condition’s most recognizable sufferers. It all started when Iggy Azalea, Young’s pop star girlfriend, offered up a tweet on Monday acknowledging that he is...Read More The...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
February 11, 2015  |  Discuss

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