Lakers and Raptors offered non-guaranteed camp contracts to free agent guard Dwight Buycks. He opted to sign in Spain.
Told Dwight Buycks rejected camp invites from Lakers & Clippers - offers from Oly, Maccabi, Milan - to join Spanish varsity Valencia.
Jeremy Lin on being traded to the Lakers: "When I got the call I was stunned. I was like, what, the Lakers?" PHOTO: http://t.co/Dtu69wV5K3
Jordan Hill has the ability to block any trade this coming season -unless the Lakers opt him into his 2nd year, then can trade him w/o perm.
Gary Payton, a candidate for Bucks coaching staff, is also a candidate for Lakers staff under likely new head coach Byron Scott.
Lin said he learned to love game from his dad, whose favorite player is Kareem Abdul Jabbar. So there's a Lakers history there.
Lin seems to be trying hard not to say - yeah, it'd be good if the Lakers had a coach
Lin on Lakers not having a coach: "Me and my trainer have our goals....right now, it doesnt affect it as much.
Jeremy Lin said there's a YouTube video out there with him and Steve Nash. There's a time waster for you Lakers fans at work to go look up
Jeremy Lin talking about trade from Houston at Lakers introductory conference: "I’m seeing it as a new start, a fresh start."
Chemistry with Kobe? I had no idea (trade) was coming. "I was stunned....what the Lakers?"
Mitch Kupchak starts the Lin presser by telling the story of how the Lakers made two previous attempts to acquire Jeremy
Lakers returning Jeremy Lin to his Linsanity number 17. Bring Mike D'Antoni back, too? Guessing, no.
Lakers won championships with the last two players who wore 17 (Rick Fox and Andrew Bynum), so I’m cautiously optimistic. I guess.
Jeremy Lin is back from Adidas tour of Asia (contractually obligated to complete). Ready to be introduced formally by the Lakers in an hour.
Re: ridiculous Doc to Lakers idea: He is team president/coach with Clippers, you think Jim Buss gives up his job, puts guy over Kupchak?
Watching a NBA classic The showtime lakers, Magic and Kareem vs The Utaj Jazz, Malone, & Stockton on Nba Tv