Metta's Defense Makes Difference To Lead Lakers Past Nuggets In Game 7Pau Gasol had 23 points, 17 rebounds and six assists, Metta World Peace scored 15 points in his return from a seven-game suspension, and the Los Angeles Lakers outlasted the Denver Nuggets for a thrilling 96-87 victory in Game 7 on Saturday night to win their first-round series.
Nuggets Crush Lakers To Force Game 7Ty Lawson scored 32 points, fellow spark plug Corey Brewer added 18 and the Denver Nuggets forced a Game 7 in their first-round playoff series with a dominating 113-96 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night.
Kobe Scores 38 To Lead Lakers Past Nuggets, Go Up 2-0 In SeriesKobe Bryant scored 38 points, Andrew Bynum followed up his playoff-opening triple-double with 27 points and nine rebounds, and the Los Angeles Lakers weathered Denver's late rally for a 104-100 victory over the Nuggets on Tuesday night, taking a 2-0 series lead.
Lakers' Jordan Hill Charged With Felony AssaultLos Angeles Lakers forward Jordan Hill has been charged with felony assault resulting from an altercation with his girlfriend, according to the Houston district attorney's office.
Metta World Peace Makes Elbow Jokes On TwitterMetta World Peace got busy tweeting to his 324,000+ followers on Friday night: (Most recent on top) "I'm out socially right now..Lots of girls.. Just conversation.. But they scared to sit next to me.The afraid of my elbows.Not a good feeling"
NBA Western Conference Playoff Matchups And PredictionsThe NBA lockout-shortened regular season has come to a close and the playoff teams have been decided. Let’s take a look at the Eastern Conference matchups to give you insight into who we think will come out on top.
Miami Heat Burn Any Chance Of A Rockets Playoff BerthWe knew the Rockets chances of making the Western Conference playoffs were little more than a prayer.
Rockets End Losing Skid, Focus On Finishing Season Right WayIt seems kind of silly now, but the Rockets were able to keep their slim-to-none playoff hopes alive with Saturday night’s 99-96 win over Golden State at Toyota Center.
No Need For Explanation, The Rockets Are Done
Bullard: Rockets Season Hangs On Tonight's GameMatt Bullard joins J&R for his weekly visit to discuss their upcoming game against the Mavericks. The Rockets Power Hour is brought to you by Bull-Shirts!
Rockets Missing Toughness And Grit During Critical End Of Season StretchRockets are losing ground in their playoff race with a four-game losing streak heading into the final five games of the season.
Back-To-Back Home Defeats Have Rockets Facing Win-Or-Stay Home For Playoffs
Rockets Looking To Bounce Back From Loss, Solidify Playoff Hopes
Rockets Served Reminder By Jazz That Playoffs Not A GivenThe Rockets now have four straight games against teams they are fighting with for the final three Western Conference playoff spots.
Bullard: Rockets Could Be Tough First Round MatchupMatt Bullard joins J&R for his weekly visit to discuss their upcoming game against the Jazz. The Rockets Power Hour is brought to you by Bull-Shirts!