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Green: Kawhi wanted 'his own route,' not Lakers

As Danny Green -- perhaps Kawhi Leonard's closest teammate, having paired with him to win championships in both San Antonio and Toronto -- waited on Leonard's decision la...

Green: Kawhi wanted 'his own route,' not Lakers

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Danny Green says former teammate Kawhi Leonard wanted 'his own route' Los Angeles Lakers guard Danny Green said he wasn't surprised that former San Antonio Spurs and Toronto Raptors teammate Kawhi Leonard chose the rival Clippers in free agency instead of signing with t...
17:00, 07/12/2019

New Lakers forward Jared Dudley says Kawhi Leonard would give Lakers a Big Three 'on steroids' New Los Angeles Lakers forward Jared Dudley envisions a Big Three "on steroids" if Kawhi Leonard joins his team.       ...
19:12, 07/04/2019

Hannah enjoys rub of the green en route to Women's PGA lead Australian Hannah Green pitched in from 60 yards to save par early in her second round en route to a four-shot clubhouse lead at the Women's PGA Championship in Chaska, Minnesota on Friday....
02:12, 06/22/2019

The Lakers questions Kawhi Leonard had for Magic Johnson Although his signing with the Lakers seems imminent, Kawhi Leonard is doing his due diligence. Leonard met with Magic Johnson to gauge just how much the Lakers wanted him when Johnson was still with t...
19:36, 07/02/2019

Snoop Dogg gets in on Lakers’ Kawhi Leonard wooing In case you didn’t already think Kawhi Leonard’s free agency had jumped the shark, we now have an original Snoop Dogg song to add to the prosecution’s evidence. Just after Canadian T...
20:36, 07/05/2019

Magic: Kawhi requested I attend Lakers meeting Kawhi Leonard is expected to speak to the Los Angeles Lakers in the next few days and has made a personal request that only Magic Johnson and team president Jeanie Buss be involved, sources told ESPN'...
02:00, 06/29/2019

Golf-Hannah enjoys rub of the green en route to Women's PGA lead Australian Hannah Green pitched in from 60 yards to save par early in her second round en route to a four-shot clubhouse lead at the Women's PGA Championship in Chaska, Minnesota on Friday....
04:36, 06/22/2019

Lakers turn to DeMarcus Cousins after Kawhi Leonard failure The Lakers have their Big Three. DeMarcus Cousins on Saturday agreed to a one-year, $3.5 million deal with the Lakers, where the oft-injured center will team up with LeBron James and Anthony Davis, ac...
22:48, 07/06/2019

Kawhi Leonard would give Lakers Big Three ‘on steroids’: Jared Dudley You already know the Lakers would be one of the most talented teams ever should they add Kawhi Leonard to a roster already featuring Anthony Davis and LeBron James. So do the rest of the NBA’s f...
00:00, 07/04/2019

Kawhi Leonard momentum grows in Lakers’ emerging dream scenario While the Lakers got the offseason started with a bang by trading for Anthony Davis, they were much quieter on the hectic first day of free agency Sunday. It may just be setting the stage for a dream ...
16:36, 07/01/2019

Kawhi Leonard conspiracy theory only heightens Lakers-Clippers intrigue The notion Kawhi Leonard waited deep into free agency to join the Clippers in order to sabotage the Lakers' plans will add fuel to the L.A. rivalry.       ...
03:36, 07/08/2019

Raptors, Clippers set for Kawhi Leonard push as Lakers cling to hope The architect behind Toronto’s championship team isn’t going anywhere. Raptors president Masai Ujiri confirmed that he is staying with the team during his end-of-season press conference on Tuesday. Th...
21:12, 06/25/2019

Listen: Snoop Dogg tries luring Kawhi Leonard to Lakers with new song Free agent forward Kawhi Leonard has a new celebrity trying to woo the two-time NBA Finals MVP to play for the Los Angeles Lakers: rapper and Lakers fan Snoop Dogg....
16:36, 07/05/2019

Opinion: Lakers lost out on Kawhi Leonard, but found solace with DeMarcus Cousins The Lakers brought in DeMarcus Cousins, Danny Green and Kyle Kuzma among others during free agency, adding depth and balance to their roster.       ...
05:00, 07/07/2019

Kawhi Leonard requests meeting with Lakers' Jeanie Buss, Magic Johnson Toronto Raptors superstar forward Kawhi Leonard has requested a meeting with Los Angeles Lakers owner Jeanie Buss and former president of basketball operations Magic Johnson....
01:00, 06/29/2019

Winners (Clippers) and losers (Lakers) from the Kawhi Leonard-Paul George bombshell The Clippers and Thunder are obvious winners while the Lakers and Raptors are obvious losers. But there's more to the moves than just these four squads....
17:25, 07/06/2019

After Kawhi Leonard miss, Lakers ink DeMarcus Cousins and scramble to fill out rotation Lakers General Manager Rob Pelinka seems to have learned from some of last year’s worst mistakes, but his refashioned roster is still heavy on uncertainty....
04:48, 07/07/2019

Kawhi Leonard picks Clippers and partnership with Paul George, stunning Raptors and Lakers Leonard, the crown jewel of the NBA’s 2019 free agency class, will reportedly be joined by all-star forward Paul George, who will reportedly arrive to the Clippers via a blockbuster trade with the Okl...
10:13, 07/06/2019

Opinion: LeBron James gets what he wanted as Lakers make move for Anthony Davis With the Warriors now in flux and Anthony Davis now in the fold, LeBron James and the Lakers are under pressure to win big.       ...
04:12, 06/16/2019

D. Green says he's joining Lakers on 2-year deal Free-agent guard Danny Green announced late Friday night that he is signing a two-year deal with the Lakers. The team is also bringing back Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and JaVale McGee, sources said....
11:49, 07/06/2019

Fake Adrian Wojnarowski Twitter account dupes fans with Kawhi Leonard-to-Lakers report A verified Twitter account briefly bearing Adrian Wojnarowski's name posted that Kawhi Leonard had agreed to a $144-million contract with the Lakers.       ...
18:48, 07/02/2019

Los Angeles Lakers' Danny Green says he and his friends were robbed in Vancouver Los Angeles Lakers guard Danny Green said Tuesday in an interview on his podcast he and his friends were robbed while in Vancouver earlier this month....
15:36, 07/11/2019

Team Sunweb never really wanted me to go for green jersey, admits Matthews "Michael Matthews admits his quest to clinch the green jersey was \"always on his mind\" after tactically dropping out of the sprint on Stage 11 of the Tour de France."...
20:36, 07/17/2019

Lakers acquire DeMarcus Cousins, Danny Green and Quinn Cook to add depth DeMarcus Cousins will try to win an NBA title with LeBron James, former teammate Anthony Davis and the L.A. Lakers after year with Golden State.       ...
21:48, 07/06/2019

Opinion: Lakers lost out on Kawhi Leonard, but all is not lost The Lakers brought in Jared Dudley, Danny Green and Kyle Kuzma during free agency, but missed out on the big-name All-Star they were seeking.       ...
17:37, 07/06/2019

FBI adds fugitive Eugene Palmer, wanted in 2012 murder, to most-wanted list EXCLUSIVE: A New York man who shot and killed his daughter-in-law before fleeing into the wilderness nearly seven years ago is being named to the FBI’s Top 10 Most Wanted list, sources told Fox News o...
15:48, 05/29/2019

The Redskins wanted Dwayne Haskins. He wanted to be a Redskin. At the draft, it all worked out. Throughout the draft process, the quarterback had a feeling that the Redskins were the team that wanted him most. "They loved me a little bit more," he said....
18:12, 04/28/2019

The Redskins wanted Dwayne Haskins. He wanted to be a Redskin. It all worked out. In the NFL draft process, the quarterback had a feeling that the Redskins were the team that wanted him most. "They loved me a little bit more," he said....
18:12, 04/28/2019

An escape route for carbon As many of us may recall from grade school science class, the Earth’s carbon cycle goes something like this: As plants take up carbon dioxide and convert it into organic carbon, they release oxygen ba...
22:48, 06/12/2019

| S15: Toughest route looms for SA teams A lot of South Africans will become unexpected, temporary fans of the Reds next weekend when they entertain the in-form Jaguares, explains Rob Houwing...
22:24, 05/25/2019

Ortiz en route to Boston after leaving hospital A day after he was shot at a club in Santo Domingo, David Ortiz has left the Dominican Republic hospital where he underwent surgery, and is en route to Boston on a plane sent by the Red Sox....
00:24, 06/11/2019

Getting fizzy with it: the Italian wine route that sparkles An Italian region and a sparkling wine, Franciacorta may not be well-known but it is great for vineyard visits and fine places to eat and stayPut sparkling wine and Italy together and the usual answer...
08:12, 05/16/2019

Google Maps can warn you if your ride goes off-route Many ride-hailing passengers are understandably anxious about their vehicles going off-route due to the potential for sexual assault. However, Google hopes it can set minds at ease until there really ...
20:24, 06/26/2019

Shaun The Sheep goes the E.T. route in new Farmageddon trailer The last movie from Aardman Studios, 2018’s Early Man, was among the worst performing releases in the studio’s history. So Aardman is hoping to bounce back by going back to a tried-and-true player: Sh...
18:00, 07/03/2019

After Everest "Traffic Jam", These Climbers Are Trying To Find New Route There were no lines, no trash and no bodies to solemnly mark the route. It was quiet save for the sharp crunch of snow as two figures climbed along an untouched slope of Mount Everest. The scene stood...
06:00, 07/05/2019

Exiting a timeshare could be another route to a rip-off, Better Business Bureau says The Better Business Bureau says timeshare owners in at least 46 states lost thousands to Missouri-based companies offering exit strategies.       ...
19:48, 06/14/2019

Death on the Rio Grande: A Look at a Perilous Migrant Route President Trump’s immigration clampdown has pushed an increasing surge of migrants into the harsh river current as the fastest route to American soil....
07:00, 06/08/2019

Evidence Of New Route Into Scotland For Roman Invasion Attempt A school playing field in Ayrshire, in the west of Scotland, has provided archaeologists with multiple layers of archaeology topped with a Roman marching camp used in the Roman conquest of Scotland.  ...
19:00, 05/28/2019

1 killed, 6 injured in accident on Swiss cable car route Police say one man has been killed and six other people injured in an accident during regular maintenance work on a mountain cable car line in central Switzerland....
14:36, 06/05/2019

The oil route that could be at the center of a U.S. warning of ‘unrelenting force’ against Iran While it remains unclear what prompted U.S. concerns over a possible Iranian attack, Tehran once again threatened to close the Strait of Hormuz in recent weeks....
14:48, 05/06/2019

Milwaukee plans to extend streetcar route before convention MILWAUKEE (AP) — Milwaukee officials plan to extend the city’s streetcar route to the Wisconsin Center District convention hall in time for the 2020 Democratic National Convention. The Journal S...
22:48, 05/02/2019

Take the Scenic Route With Apps Like Roadtripper and Roads by Porsche Things are green again and we’ve got roll-down-your-windows temps outside, which can only mean one thing: It’s time to hit the open road....
21:36, 06/03/2019

Tommy Johnson Jr. wins Route 66 NHRA Nationals JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Tommy Johnson Jr. raced to his first Funny Car victory since the end of the 2017 season, beating Robert Hight in an explosive final round Sunday at the Route 66 NHRA Nationals. Joh...
06:00, 06/03/2019

Tanker full of Iranian oil intercepted en route to Syria MADRID — Authorities in Gibraltar said Thursday they intercepted an Iranian supertanker believed to be breaching European Union sanctions by carrying a shipment of Tehran’s crude oil to war-rava...
03:36, 07/05/2019

40,000 Troops Deployed To Guard Route For Amarnath Yatra Security arrangements for the forthcoming annual Amarnath Yatra in Jammu and Kashmir have been scaled up, with authorities deciding to issue a ''barcode''-enabled authority slip to pilgrims to keep a....
01:24, 05/30/2019

Climbers Who Died On Nanda Devi Took Untested Route, Had No Permission Eight climbers feared to have died on Nanda Devi took an untested route without permission and retrieving their bodies will be a high-risk operation, officials said today....
21:12, 06/05/2019

Slack to take unusual route to public markets, likely valuing it around $16 billion Slack Technologies, the fast-growing workplace messaging and communication platform, is poised for an unusual public listing on Thursday that will see it trade on the New York Stock Exchange and could...
14:00, 06/20/2019

The depressing lesson of west London's lost cycle route Kensington and Chelsea council has blocked a flagship plan after a campaign based largely on mythsMore or less every time a city orders a report into how expanding populations can be moved around in e...
09:48, 06/17/2019

Blazin' Saddles: The 2019 Tour de France route broken down "Starting in Brussels on Saturday 6th July and finishing in Paris on Sunday 28th July, the 106th edition of the Tour de France includes five altitude finishes, 54 time-trial kilometres and a record 30...
19:36, 06/28/2019

Dutchman swims 121-mile ice-skating route hit by climate crisis Maarten van der Weijden tackles daunting course not used for skating in 22 yearsAs Europe braces for a heatwave this week, a Dutchman is swimming the route of the country’s most famed ice skating race...
00:12, 06/25/2019

Outsourcer Amey clinches £300m Birmingham exit route Amey, one of Britain's biggest outsourcers, has clinched a £300m exit route from a soured road maintenance deal in Birmingham that averts the risk of it following rivals Carillion and Interserve ...
13:24, 06/27/2019

Pompeo to hold talks on Iran in Brussels en route to Russia U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will cancel the Moscow leg of his Russia trip, but will meet President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in the Black Sea resort of Sochi as planned...
06:36, 05/13/2019

Ex-Uttarakhand Chief Minister En Route To Joining New Modi Government BJP parliamentarian Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, who won from Haridwar in the national election, is set to join Prime Minister Narendra Modi's new government....
13:48, 05/30/2019

Capps tops Funny Car qualifying in Route 66 NHRA Nationals JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Ron Capps topped Funny Car qualifying Friday night in the Route 66 NHRA Nationals. Coming off consecutive events victories, Capps had a 3.893-second pass at 326.00 mph in his first...
06:36, 06/01/2019

Air France jet en route to Mumbai makes emergency landing in Iran An Air France jet made an emergency landing in Iran on Wednesday, according to reports. The Airbus A340 briefly vanished from radar when it unexpectedly descended over the city of Isfahan, then re-app...
04:36, 05/09/2019

The Latest: Trump meets troops in Alaska en route to Japan WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s trip to Japan (all times local): 8:15 p.m. President Donald Trump has greeted U.S. troops in Alaska while on his way to a state visit in ...
03:48, 05/25/2019

Amtrak to partially restart Kansas City to St. Louis route KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Amtrak service between St. Louis and Kansas City will be partially restored this week. The passenger rail service line and the Missouri Department of Transportation announced T...
00:36, 06/13/2019

Truck plunges off New Jersey overpass onto Route 495 near Lincoln Tunnel At least 12 people were injured Wednesday when a garbage truck rolled off a New Jersey overpass and into a commuter bus on a roadway near the Lincoln Tunnel, snarling traffic on one of the busiest tra...
00:48, 07/04/2019

Robert Hight tops qualifying at Route 66 NHRA Nationals JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — Funny Car points leader Robert Hight topped qualifying Saturday night in the Route 66 NHRA Nationals. Hight claimed his sixth No. 1 qualifier of the season and 66th in his career w...
08:12, 06/02/2019

Economic Scene: Fisticuffs Over the Route to a Clean-Energy Future A Stanford professor’s vision of an economy wholly powered by renewable fuels has drawn a heated rebuttal from scholars who question many of its assumptions....
21:48, 04/28/2019

Liverpool route to the Champions League Final: How the Reds reached Madrid After reaching their ninth final in Europe's top club competition - and second in succession in the Champions League - Liverpool will be looking to win a sixth European Cup when they face Tottenham in...
23:00, 05/30/2019

Tottenham route to the Champions League Final: How Spurs reached Madrid Tottenham have reached their first-ever Champions League Final after booking a date against Premier League rivals Liverpool and they did it in dramatic fashion....
23:00, 05/30/2019

'Iowa slingshot': Amy Klobuchar plots midwest route to victory in 2020 The Minnesota senator, who has consistently won big in a purple state, may have what it takes to beat Trump – if she can survive the primaryAmy Klobuchar, the senator from Minnesota, has a simple but ...
14:24, 05/09/2019

Tokyo 2020 torch relay route revealed, uniforms unveiled Tokyo 2020 organizers on Saturday unveiled the uniforms to be worn by 10,000 volunteer runners during the torch relay and presented further details about the route the relay will take....
12:24, 06/01/2019

Tokyo 2020 unveils Olympic Games torch relay route The Tokyo Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, dubbed Tokyo 2020, unveiled details Saturday of the official Olympic torch relay route....
20:00, 06/01/2019

U.S. coach Ellis hails mental strength in 'hardest route to final' The United States have had to endure the hardest route to a women's World Cup final ever, coach Jill Ellis said on Tuesday, but added that her players' grit and determination had set them apart from t...
02:48, 07/03/2019

Guaido cancels western Venezuela rally after 'dictatorship' blocks route The leader of Venezuela's opposition-controlled National Assembly, Juan Guaido, canceled a rally scheduled to be held in the country's fourth-largest city on Sunday and said the "dictatorship" had pre...
00:12, 04/29/2019

2020 Dakar Rally Route Details In Saudi Arabia Announced The Dakar Rally will be moving to Saudi Arabia in 2020 in a massive move for the motorsport series, having spent a decade in the dunes and mountains of South America. While the announcement to move......
15:36, 04/29/2019

Aidan O’Brien doubles up in Guineas then confirms Japan’s Derby route • O’Brien has Guineas clean sweep with Hermosa in 1,000• Japan to have Derby prep in Chester’s Vase, says trainerThe Derby is in Aidan O’Brien’s sights following the trainer’s fourth clean sweep of th...
03:48, 05/06/2019

Ashleigh Barty handed tough route in French Open draw World No 8 slated to meet Serena Williams in last 16Nick Kyrgios plays British No 1 Cam Norrie first up Ashleigh Barty has received no French Open favours despite entering as the tournament’s eighth s...
03:24, 05/24/2019

Crash Kills 4 Members of Church Choir en Route to Revival Meeting “Going for revivals is kind of the norm for country churches,” said a choir member from Shiloh Baptist Church who was traveling in another car to the meeting....
07:24, 05/30/2019

Chess: Carlsen takes Armageddon route to Altibox Norway victory The world No 1 took his seventh tournament win a row, emerging on top at Stavanger with one round to spareMagnus Carlsen scored his seventh tournament victory in a row at Stavanger this week, ensuring...
15:12, 06/14/2019

Arsenal's route to the Europa League Final: How the Gunners reached Baku Arsenal's route to the Europa League Final in Baku included an earlier trip to the Azerbaijani capital as well as a relocated fixture in Ukraine and some tricky knockout ties....
01:12, 05/25/2019

The Prosperity and Power of the Ghana Empire Flourished on the Trans-Saharan Trade Route The Ghana Empire was the first of the great West African empires that existed during the Middle Ages.  ...
13:12, 05/02/2019

New train timetable changes: UK commuters hit by delays on key London route on start of new summer schedule Tens of thousands of mainline rail commuters suffered delays today as the introduction of a new summer timetable was thrown into chaos by a track failure on a key London route....
11:12, 05/20/2019

Waymo tests Wi-Fi in driverless taxis hoping perks can route it past rivals Waymo is rolling out amenities to entice riders to use its self-driving taxis, creating a potential route to profitability in a money-losing industry....
14:24, 07/08/2019

Amit Shah Campaign Route In Shatrughan Sinha's Home Base Is A Big Message BJP president Amit Shah's roadshow in Bihar's Patna Saheb seems like a boldface message for Shatrughan Sinha, who quit the party and joined the Congress last month....
17:48, 05/08/2019

Speeding, congestion and protest: the dark side of Scotland’s North Coast 500 route For locals, the phenomenal success of this driving route means blocked roads, a racetrack mentality and mess, rather than the promised benefits to businessAt Bettyhill General Merchants, a convenience...
16:12, 05/25/2019

Southwest passengers surprised with Nintendo Switch gaming systems en route to Comic-Con Southwest passengers traveling from Dallas to San Diego were surprised with Nintendo Switch gaming systems and a visit from Mario himself.       ...
19:36, 07/19/2019

Where to buy along London Overground: the best stations on the extended orbital route for homebuyers to find hidden value Popularly known as the Ginger line — due to its vibrant orange livery — London's Overground service should really be nicknamed the Heineken line. Why? Well, to faintly misquote the famous TV ad for th...
23:36, 05/01/2019

Teen killed in motorcycle accident receives ‘Honor Walk’ en route to donate organs Hundreds lined the halls of a Nevada hospital as an 18-year-old man who died in a motorcycle accident had his wish to donate his organs to others fulfilled....
17:24, 06/12/2019

Liverpool and Spurs face off for a priceless route past the velvet rope | Daniel Taylor Two clubs on the verge of Europe’s elite enter a Madrid showdown whose ripple effects could be era-definingOn the streets outside Puerta de Atocha, with the throngs pouring off the trains from Madrid’...
11:48, 06/01/2019

UPDATE 2-Chile high court rejects LATAM route deal with American, BA and Iberia Chile's Supreme Court on Thursday struck down a proposed deal on routes between carriers LATAM Airlines, American Airlines, British Airways and Iberia, upending an agreement meant to reshape internati...
04:24, 05/24/2019

Mount Rainier climber killed in rock fall, 5 others rescued along peak's ‘most-dangerous’ route One climber was killed and five others had to be rescued by helicopter from Mount Rainier this week after the group was hit by a rockfall along a treacherous path the National Park Service warned has ...
17:12, 05/31/2019

Man City parade 2019: Premier League title celebration date, times and route The next phase of Manchester City's Premier League title celebrations takes place next week, with staff and players set to follow the usual tradition of embarking upon an open-top bus parade through t...
16:36, 05/15/2019

Giro d’Italia 2019: Route, stage profiles, Simon Yates, TV schedule, odds and more "The 2019 Giro d’Italia promises to deliver another exciting edition – here is everything you need: news, video, route, stage profiles, results, Yates, TV schedule, odds and more..."...
15:24, 05/21/2019

By fair means or foul? Mairis Briedis uses elbow en route to knocking out Krzysztof Glowacki Mairis Briedis scores controversial KO that should be overturned following shocking display from the referee, but there's joy for Yuniel Dorticos on undercard The post By fair means or foul? Mairis Br...
14:48, 06/17/2019

Gary Woodland channeled young golfer's 'positive energy' en route to US Open victory Gary Woodland and Amy Bockerstette had been linked way before the golfer sank a 30-foot birdie putt to capture his first-ever major title at the U.S. Open in California on Sunday....
02:24, 06/18/2019

Arsenal Europa League parade: Gunners confirm trophy route for if they beat Chelsea in Baku Arsenal have confirmed their plans to hold an open-top bus parade on Thursday evening should they beat Chelsea in the Europa League final the night before....
15:00, 05/28/2019

The Lakers Are Really Going For it The Lakers have cleared the decks. They’ve stripped away every player from the roster who they do not view as central to their next championship push. It turns out the list of remaining players is hil...
10:24, 06/28/2019

The Lakers Really Want You To Know They Don't Want J.R. Smith You would have been forgiven for wondering, even assuming. LeBron likes his guys, those role players he has repeatedly gathered around him at every stop in his role as shadow GM. J.R. Smith is one of ...
18:24, 07/16/2019

What Does Kawhi Leonard Want? The first domino in a pivotal and unpredictable summer has fallen, with the Lakers trading for Anthony Davis for, basically, what they were offering six months ago. It’s a big deal and it reshapes the...
00:24, 06/18/2019

Who is Kawhi Leonard? The Raptors forward has Toronto one win away from its first NBA title, but he remains the league's most mysterious superstar, except to those who know him best....
18:24, 06/09/2019

This Is The Most Entertaining The Lakers Have Been In Years Now THIS is the kind of story fantasists are asking for, and there isn’t as much as a matchbook in sight. There is an attempt here by several people of power and influence to seize the Los Angeles Lak...
01:36, 05/21/2019

Kawhi: Here for championship, not fame TORONTO - Kawhi Leonard loses zero sleep pondering his place in the pantheon of NBA greats. The Toronto Raptors' All-Star is restlessly pursuing only one thing: a championship ring....
22:00, 05/29/2019

Lowry on Kawhi: 'I'm not helping him enough' Kyle Lowry shrugged off an apparent elbow to his groin from Philadelphia's Ben Simmons, but the Raptors guard had a harder time shrugging off his subpar performance in Thursday's loss to the 76ers. Lo...
11:36, 05/03/2019

Kawhi 1st to win Finals MVP in both conferences Kawhi Leonard, who won Finals MVP in 2014 with the Spurs, earned the honor for a second time following Toronto's series-clinching win Thursday night....
08:36, 06/14/2019

Kawhi Leonard Did The Laugh Not to dump on the Toronto Raptors’ parade, but it’d be awesome if Kawhi Leonard signed somewhere else this offseason, if only because it would solidify how badass this season’s accomplishment was. Th...
02:00, 06/18/2019

Kawhi Said "Fuck" [Update] Toronto Raptors head coach Nick Nurse told a story ahead of Monday night’s potential series-clincher Game 5, one that demonstrates the confidence and competitive spirit of basketball robot and Finals ...
03:00, 06/11/2019

A 'Straight Pride' Parade in Boston? These three men have a proposed route and a tentative date Organizers announced they plan to host a "Straight Pride Parade" in August, but its unclear if the city of Boston will allow the event.        ...
10:48, 06/05/2019

Man City parade 2019: Premier League, FA Cup and League Cup treble celebrations date, times and route The next phase of Manchester City's trophy celebrations continue today, with staff and players set to follow the usual tradition of embarking upon an open-top bus parade through the city centre after ...
11:24, 05/20/2019

NBA notebook: Lakers hope to add third star The Los Angeles Lakers, with LeBron James in place and Anthony Davis on the way, reportedly are attempting to clear enough salary-cap space to make a run at a third star player this summer....
15:12, 06/19/2019

Tyronn Lue’s Lakers party looks really bad after stunner The Lakers and Tyronn Lue, by all accounts, wanted a piece of each other before negotiations turned sour in a hurry. Lue pulled out of the running in a stunner Wednesday, according to the Los Angeles ...
02:36, 05/09/2019

Sources: Vogel to interview for Lakers job Former Magic and Pacers coach Frank Vogel is traveling to Los Angeles on Thursday to interview for the Lakers' head-coaching position, league sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski....
21:24, 05/09/2019

Silver confident in Lakers: 'They'll figure it out' Adam Silver believes the Lakers' championship pedigree and stable ownership are reasons they'll get back on track. "I know Jeanie [Buss] knows how to manage a team," he said. "... They'll figure it ou...
20:24, 05/29/2019

Lakers trying to woo top assistant coach from Warriors The Lakers have already added some big names to their coaching staff, but they’re trying to beef it up even more — at the expense of the current best in the West. They have received permis...
17:36, 06/23/2019

Sources: Lakers to talk with Vogel again soon Former Magic and Pacers coach Frank Vogel made a strong impression in his interview with the Lakers and the sides are planning to talk again soon about the team's head-coaching job, league sources tol...
19:48, 05/11/2019

Lakers to add F Dudley on 1-year, $2.6M deal The Lakers began the process of fortifying a depleted roster beyond LeBron James, Anthony Davis and Kyle Kuzma by agreeing with Jared Dudley on a one-year, $2.6 million deal, agent Mark Bartelstein to...
08:48, 07/03/2019

Tyronn Lue Is Out of the Hunt for the Lakers’ Next Coach Lue, who guided LeBron James’s Cleveland Cavaliers to three N.B.A. finals, was considered the favorite to replace Luke Walton, but negotiations broke down....
04:36, 05/09/2019

Lakers, Lue end talks without deal, sources say The Lakers and Tyronn Lue, who had been a favorite to fill their head-coach vacancy because of his X's and O's knowledge and his strong relationship with LeBron James, have ended contract talks, leagu...
04:24, 05/09/2019

Anthony Davis Traded to Lakers LOS ANGELES, Ca- Anthony Davis will join LeBron James as a part of the Los Angeles it was reported Saturday. The Pelicans have agreed to a deal to trade Anthony Davis to the Lakers for Lonzo Ball, Br...
03:00, 06/16/2019

Mark Cuban can’t contain joy over Lakers dysfunction Mark Cuban’s only response to Lakers dysfunction is to smile. “The more screwed up they are, the happier I am,” Cuban, the Mavericks owner, told ESPN. “But I feel that way abou...
01:12, 06/07/2019

Cuban: 'Happier' when Lakers are 'screwed up' Mavericks owner Mark Cuban, speaking Wednesday at the Social Innovation Summit, talked with ESPN about the current state of the Lakers, saying with a grin, "The more screwed up they are, the happier I...
06:24, 06/06/2019

Kawhi shrugs off leg issue after win: 'I'm good' Kawhi Leonard said he was fine after playing a career-high 52 minutes Sunday night -- almost all of them coming after he landed awkwardly on a layup in the first quarter. "I'm just going to keep fight...
09:48, 05/20/2019

What If The Raptors Had To Choose Between Kawhi And Drake? There are rules to the Deadcast, although we don’t generally pay that much attention to them. For the most part, as you might have noticed, it goes like this: Bullshit/sports, sports, sports/Funbag, F...
23:12, 06/05/2019

For Kawhi, extra fun getting his shots in playoffs Kawhi Leonard has gone from defending the opponent's best player and largely staying out of the way of the Spurs' Big Three to being the focal point of Toronto's offense. "It's a lot more fun when you...
04:00, 06/02/2019

Kawhi Leonard Is The NBA's Executive Of The Year Kawhi Leonard dynamited what remained of the premise of the Executive of the Year Award, and in doing so redefined the meaning of such staples as: the Friday night news dump; the value of holding onto...
18:00, 07/06/2019

Kawhi in rare air after 39 points, 14 boards in win Kawhi Leonard is averaging 31.5 points, 6.9 rebounds and 3.3 assists with an effective field goal percentage of 64.8 percent this postseason, numbers matched by only LeBron James, Shaquille O'Neal and...
05:36, 05/06/2019

Kawhi Leonard Is Doing Everything A Player Could Be Asked To Do Kawhi Leonard is no longer the defensive marauder he once was, maybe because he’s been saddled with Jordanesque duties on the other side of the ball. The Raptors’ sludgy tar-pit offense leaves Leonard...
21:24, 05/20/2019

Two Kawhi Leonard billboards appear in Los Angeles Los Angeles began its pitch to lure Toronto Raptors superstar and possible free agent Kawhi Leonard with two digital billboards placed close to Staples Center....
21:48, 06/24/2019

Is #KawhiWatch almost over? How 3 teams have been trying to woo Kawhi Leonard The Toronto Raptors, the Los Angeles Lakers and the Los Angeles Clippers are all anxiously awaiting a decision from the basketball star on the 2019-20 season....
21:36, 07/05/2019

Kawhi Leonard Is Just Very Frickin' Good Look, man. I think the Toronto Raptors are still outright failing at lots of fairly basic manufacturing-a-series-win-type shit. They still have no plan, for example, for creating a steady diet of reas...
20:00, 05/06/2019

Sources: Vogel now front-runner for Lakers job Frank Vogel has emerged as the front-runner to be offered the Lakers' coaching job, with the team planning to pair Jason Kidd with Vogel as an assistant coach, league sources told ESPN....
00:36, 05/12/2019

Sources: Lakers ship 3 to Wiz, open max space The Lakers have agreed to send three players to the Wizards, sources tell ESPN. The move will allow Los Angeles to acquire Anthony Davis on July 6 while also leaving the team $32 million in salary-cap...
01:36, 06/28/2019

Ranking 5 best duos in NBA right now, starting with Lakers and Clippers The NBA's best current duos reside in L.A. as the Lakers boast Anthony Davis and LeBron James while the Clippers have Kawhi Leonard and Paul George.       ...
06:48, 07/14/2019

Anthony Davis’ Lakers declaration: We can beat anybody Anthony Davis wasted no time putting a target on the Lakers’ backs. After being formally introduced as a Laker during a Saturday press conference, Davis boasted about the team’s roster and...
18:48, 07/14/2019

| LeBron gives 23 to Davis as Lakers eye free agency LeBron James will give up his No 23 jersey to new Los Angeles Lakers team-mate Anthony Davis, who will sacrifice a trade bonus to help finance free agency moves....
07:36, 06/28/2019

Sources: Waived JR Smith not headed to Lakers JR Smith has been waived by the Cavaliers, but sources have told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski that joining the Lakers and reuniting with LeBron James is unlikely....
02:12, 07/16/2019

Sources: Lakers OK'd to talk with Warriors' Adams The Lakers have received permission from the Warriors to speak with assistant coach Ron Adams about a role on Frank Vogel's staff, sources tell ESPN....
01:48, 06/23/2019

Lakers trading 3 to Wizards, clear cap space The Los Angeles Lakers' price tag for Anthony Davis got a little steeper on Thursday, with the tradeoff being that the team now has the flexibility to bring another max-contract star to play alongside...
14:36, 06/28/2019

Who's running the show? Inside the Lakers' hierarchy Since Magic Johnson's sudden resignation on April 9, the Lakers' front office has experienced a whirlwind of activity, including coaching rejections and hires. A look inside the hierarchy reveals who'...
19:48, 05/13/2019

Lakers protester: 'Nepotism shouldn't be involved' While saying he didn't mean it as a personal attack on owner Jeanie Buss, the organizer of a protest in front of Staples Center blamed the Lakers' decision-making in the front office for the team's re...
02:36, 05/11/2019

| New Lakers coach Vogel calls for 'togetherness' Los Angeles Lakers head coach Frank Vogel said forging a sense of "togetherness" would be crucial as he attempts to halt six years of failure at the franchise....
09:36, 05/21/2019

NBA notebook: Magic accuses Lakers GM of backstabbing The Los Angeles Lakers on Monday introduced new head coach Frank Vogel at a news conference. However, their old president made all the headlines with accusations of backstabbing by his former subordin...
09:24, 05/21/2019

NBA notebook: Lakers eye James as point guard LeBron James is preparing to take on a new role with the Los Angeles Lakers this season as point guard, according to a report Monday by Yahoo! Sports' Chris Haynes....
04:00, 07/09/2019

Lakers already planning a LeBron James experiment Magic Johnson may be gone, but the “Showtime” Lakers are making a comeback. The Lakers plan on starting LeBron James at point guard next season, according to Yahoo Sports. It should be a seamless tran...
04:36, 07/09/2019

Lakers in desperate scramble to create more cap space The Lakers are trying to add their next piece. Los Angeles is scrambling to reshape the blockbuster Anthony Davis trade with the Pelicans and create $32 million-plus in salary cap space when the free ...
17:48, 06/19/2019

Lakers' Pelinka denies 'backstabbing' allegations Los Angeles Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka defended himself Monday after former Lakers executive Magic Johnson accused Pelinka of "backstabbing" him....
22:36, 05/20/2019

| Lakers officially bring Davis into the fold The Los Angeles Lakers made it official, announcing they have signed forward Anthony Davis, who they hope will form a dynamic one-two punch with LeBron James....
11:24, 07/07/2019

LeBron was stunned by Magic leaving Lakers Much like the rest of the basketball world, LeBron James was stunned when Magic Johnson stepped down from his post as the Los Angeles Lakers' president of basketball operations last month....
11:48, 05/05/2019

| Davis heading to Lakers in blockbuster trade Anthony Davis will form a high-powered strikeforce alongside LeBron James next season after the New Orleans Pelicans agreed to a trade deal with the Los Angeles Lakers....
11:36, 06/16/2019

NBA notebook: Davis bullish about Lakers' roster Anthony Davis met the media in Los Angeles on Saturday for the first time since he was traded to the Lakers and expressed his enthusiasm about joining LeBron James and DeMarcus Cousins to create one o...
06:24, 07/14/2019

Lakers add Cousins, will re-sign Rondo: report The Los Angeles Lakers put more pieces of their revamped roster together on Saturday, agreeing to a one-year deal with free-agent center DeMarcus Cousins and bringing back point guard Rajon Rondo....
01:12, 07/07/2019

Lakers eye impact player or trade with 4th pick After a chaotic start to the offseason, the Lakers were one of the big winners in Tuesday's NBA draft lottery, jumping from 11th to fourth overall -- a pick GM Rob Pelinka later called "a powerful ass...
08:48, 05/15/2019

Kawhi Leonard makes his case as MVP of the NBA playoffs SportsPulse: Move over, Kevin Durant. Kawhi Leonard has seized his own playoff spotlight and may lead the Raptors further than they've ever gone.        ...
06:12, 05/06/2019

Kawhi Leonard opts out, though Raptors are still alive This Kawhi Leonard move was expected. His next might not be. The NBA Finals MVP will become an unrestricted free agent after opting out of his 2019-20 player option worth $21.3 million, according to Y...
02:48, 06/24/2019

Kawhi Leonard: the man standing between the Warriors and yet another NBA title Golden State are predicted to won a fourth NBA title in five seasons. But the Toronto Raptors have a player capable of making a difference everywhere on courtThe Toronto Raptors didn’t quite come from...
11:48, 05/29/2019

Kawhi's 3rd-quarter outburst deflates Warriors The Raptors were within striking distance of the Warriors at halftime of Game 4 of the NBA Finals on Friday, and Kawhi Leonard took it from there, scoring 17 of his 36 points in the third quarter as T...
09:48, 06/08/2019

This Kawhi Leonard Ball Fake Is Hypnotic Kawhi Leonard has been doing a lot that’s reminiscent of Michael Jordan. The raw scoring—Leonard is up to 31.4 points per game this postseason—the shimmying midrange work, the perimeter defense. Add a...
20:24, 05/24/2019

KawhiWatch: Kawhi Leonard Definitely Packing Up For Los Angeles The Finals are all wrapped up. Kawhi Leonard spent a postseason making his case as the best player in the universe, and now his contractual duties in Toronto are complete. The draft is almost over wi...
05:48, 06/21/2019

Kawhi Leonard officially joins LA Clippers The Clippers completed their blockbuster trade with the Oklahoma City Thunder on Wednesday, acquiring George for guard Shai Gilgeous-Alexander, forward Danilo Gallinari and five first-round draft pick...
02:48, 07/11/2019

Nurse: 'Can't blame' Kawhi for leaving for Clips Raptors coach Nick Nurse admitted being disappointed that Kawhi Leonard decided to leave for the Clippers, but said, "You can't blame a guy for wanting to go home."...
11:00, 07/07/2019

Kawhi Leonard Took Over And The Warriors Couldn't Do A Thing About It The Warriors as currently constituted are “merely” a great NBA team. In just about any other context, it’s peak roster construction. A couple of all-world shooters, a couple of bangers down low with s...
16:00, 06/08/2019

NBA Fines Doc Rivers $50,000 For Saying Kawhi Leonard Is Good The NBA’s ongoing freakout over tampering violations has already led the league to assess large fines to executives for making completely anodyne comments about players on other teams, and even got An...
07:36, 06/01/2019

Drake might be Raptors’ last Kawhi Leonard hope The Raptors will get the last meeting with Kawhi Leonard before he decides his next destination and if they can’t sway him, perhaps one of their biggest fans will. The NBA champions “haven’t backed of...
07:36, 07/03/2019

Kawhi Leonard bizarrely ripped by NBA executives Kawhi Leonard has been the talk of the NBA the past few months, yet his dazzling playoff performance hasn’t impressed everyone. As Leonard comes off a historic NBA championship with the Raptors and wi...
20:48, 07/18/2019

Ibaka takes inadvertent elbow from Kawhi Raptors forward Serge Ibaka needed some repair work Tuesday after taking an inadvertent elbow from teammate Kawhi Leonard in Game 5 of Toronto's playoff series against the Philadelphia 76ers....
05:48, 05/08/2019

Why Knicks backed out of Kawhi Leonard meeting LAS VEGAS — The Knicks brain trust of Steve Mills, Scott Perry and David Fizdale were enjoying a laugh on the sidelines of a practice court at UNLV Wednesday, watching summer league practice. They wer...
06:24, 07/04/2019

Lawsuit twist in Kawhi Leonard’s war with Nike Reigning NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard took full charge of his free-agency status in his stunning move to the Los Angeles Clippers earlier this month. He’s trying to claim control of his famous &...
16:24, 07/19/2019

Clippers fined $50K for Rivers' Kawhi comments While the league didn't specify which comments violated the anti-tampering rule, Clippers coach Doc Rivers compared Raptors star Kawhi Leonard to Michael Jordan on ESPN's NBA Finals preview show earli...
23:00, 05/31/2019

Kawhi Leonard also tried to recruit Kyrie Irving Kawhi Leonard tried to recruit Kevin Durant. He managed to recruit point guard Paul George to play alongside him with the Clippers. And he also reached out to another top free agent. According to ESPN...
17:48, 07/09/2019

NBA Finals: It’s Kawhi Leonard vs. the Warriors’ dynasty TORONTO — It’s “The Canadian Klaw” versus “The Dynasty.” Canada is all about basketball this week as it hosts its first NBA Finals game Thursday at Scotiabank Arena. Kawhi Leonard’s underdog Raptors b...
10:48, 05/30/2019

Just What We Wanted to Hear Just hours after threatening Iran with “obliteration for having accused him of being “afflicted with mental retardation,” President Donald Trump insisted that he had no exit strategy for a potential a...
01:24, 06/26/2019

Lakers officially announce Vogel’s hiring as next coach EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers have officially named Frank Vogel as coach. The team announced the hiring Monday and will hold an introductory press conference May 20 at their facilit...
03:48, 05/14/2019

Sources: Lakers hustling to create max salary slot The Lakers were engaging additional teams on Tuesday to take on the contracts of three players on the roster, trying to create a max salary slot, league sources told ESPN....
06:12, 06/19/2019

Magic Johnson was a Lakers bully nightmare from his first words The smiling, happy-go-lucky Magic Johnson, who simply seemed out of his element running a basketball team, was a malicious cutthroat behind closed doors. According to a lengthy report from ESPN’...
19:24, 05/28/2019

Kyrie? Kemba? The Lakers push for third star has begun The Lakers brought a second star to Los Angeles on Saturday, agreeing to a blockbuster trade with the Pelicans for Anthony Davis. Now, they are prepared to acquire another to join forces with Davis an...
01:12, 06/18/2019

Lakers aren’t going to hire replacement for Magic Johnson The Los Angeles Lakers will not hire a president of basketball operations to replace Magic Johnson, ESPN reported Friday. Per the report, general manager Rob Pelinka will remain in his role and report...
04:00, 05/18/2019

Anthony Davis found out about Lakers trade on Instagram When the Los Angeles Lakers introduced Anthony Davis to the media on Saturday, the star revealed he actually found out about the trade on Instagram.       ...
23:48, 07/13/2019

Lakers get Horton-Tucker in 2nd round after trading top pick LOS ANGELES (AP) — A few hours after the Los Angeles Lakers made a draft pick for another team, they made a solid addition to their own roster. Although the Lakers gave up the fourth overall pick in t...
08:48, 06/21/2019

Who is Frank Vogel? Five things you need to know about new Lakers head coach So, who exactly is Frank Vogel? Here are five things you need to know about the newest head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers.        ...
20:24, 05/14/2019

Report: The Lakers Have A Supremely Jacked-Up Hiring Process The Lakers are reportedly in the process of hiring former Cleveland Cavaliers head coach Tyronn Lue to replace the fired Luke Walton. Contractual parameters are being sorted out, according to Chris Ha...
04:24, 05/08/2019

The Lakers' Bumbling Courtship Of Tyronn Lue Appears To Have Hit A Snag The Lakers reportedly went through a bizarre and even troubling process to arrive at this moment in the search for their next head coach—the moment when they sit at a table and hammer out a deal with ...
04:48, 05/09/2019

Whoo Buddy, The Lakers Sound Like A Real Mess Call ‘em the Showtime Lakers again, not because their utter organizational collapse of this past season was fun to watch—though it was definitely fun to watch—but because they melted down with levels ...
22:12, 05/28/2019

Sources: Vogel to coach Lakers with Kidd on staff Frank Vogel has agreed to a three-year deal to become the next coach of the Lakers, league sources told ESPN, with Jason Kidd agreeing to join Vogel's staff in a prominent assistant-coaching role....
01:12, 05/12/2019

Sources: Lakers reach deal for Pelicans' Davis The Pelicans have agreed to trade Anthony Davis to the Lakers for Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart and three first-round picks -- including the No. 4 overall in next week's draft, league sources ...
04:48, 06/16/2019

LaVar Ball: Lakers 'going to regret' trading Lonzo LaVar Ball ripped the Lakers after learning his son Lonzo Ball will be part of a trade for Anthony Davis, predicting that it will be "the worst move" the Lakers have ever made and guaranteeing that th...
04:48, 06/16/2019

Former UA player Iguodala to Lakers to play with Lebron James? LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Former University of Arizona standout Andre Iguodala will be headed to Memphis. However, NBA insiders say he’ll ultimately end up with the LA Lakers. Here’s mor...
07:24, 07/02/2019

AP source: Lakers hire Frank Vogel as coach LOS ANGELES (AP) — A person familiar with the search says the Los Angeles Lakers have hired Frank Vogel as coach. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Saturday because th...
02:24, 05/12/2019

Lakers agree with Cousins, bring back Rondo Free-agent center DeMarcus Cousins has agreed to a one-year contract with the Lakers, and sources say the team is bringing back point guard Rajon Rondo on a two-year deal....
23:24, 07/06/2019

What Magic Johnson thought about Davis-to-Lakers deal Magic Johnson — who surprisingly stepped down as Lakers president on April 9 without telling anyone in the organization — may be wishing he’s the top executive of the team now. The Lakers legend...
04:00, 06/16/2019

Lakers owner Jeanie Buss defends GM Rob Pelinka Los Angeles Lakers controlling owner Jeanie Buss reiterated she has full confidence in general manager Rob Pelinka after his recent confrontations with former Lakers president of basketball operations...
19:24, 06/25/2019

Reports: Pelicans agree to trade Davis to Lakers The New Orleans Pelicans agreed to trade All-Star big man Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers in return for Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart and three first-round picks -- including the No. 4...
02:36, 06/16/2019

Sources: Lakers' Davis to skip Team USA camp Opting to focus on the upcoming season with the Lakers, Anthony Davis has decided not to participate in the upcoming USA Basketball training camp and FIBA Basketball World Cup, sources told ESPN, conf...
08:36, 07/15/2019

Sources: Lakers reach deal for Anthony Davis The Pelicans have agreed to trade Anthony Davis to the Lakers for Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart, and three first-round picks -- including the No. 4 overall in next week's draft, league sources...
01:36, 06/16/2019

Vogel introduction caught up in ongoing Lakers drama EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — Frank Vogel’s goal to build “organizational togetherness” within the Los Angeles Lakers met the reality of the team’s current dysfunction Monday. Voge...
01:00, 05/21/2019

AP Source: Lakers trading 3 to Wizards, clear cap space A person with knowledge of the negotiations says the Los Angeles Lakers have agreed to trade three players to the Washington Wizards as part of the deal that will land them Anthony Davis from the New ...
22:12, 06/27/2019

D’Angelo Russell goes silent as Lakers’ whispers grow Picture getting dumped and your ex begging you to come back. Picture getting fired and your old job offering you a raise to return. Now, imagine D’Angelo Russell going back to the Lakers. With LeBron ...
07:48, 06/24/2019

Report: Lakers to start James at point guard LeBron James is preparing to take on a new role with the Los Angeles Lakers this season as point guard, according to a report Monday by Yahoo! Sports' Chris Haynes....
04:00, 07/09/2019

Look: New Balance places Kawhi Leonard billboard in Oakland Shoe company New Balance placed a billboard of client and Toronto Raptors star Kawhi Leonard in Oakland, Calif., as he faces the hometown Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals....
23:36, 05/31/2019

KawhiWatch: Holy Shit, Kawhi Leonard Is Going To The Clippers Reigning NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard is heading to the Los Angeles Clippers, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting, and he’ll be joined by MVP finalist Paul George. The news ends weeks of speculatio...
18:00, 07/06/2019

Kawhi Leonard sues Nike over use of personal logo The Raptors forward, who is claiming he created the original design for the "Klaw" logo featured on his Jordan Brand apparel, signed with New Balance in November 2018....
04:24, 06/04/2019

Kawhi Leonard sues Nike over use of his personal logo In a lawsuit filed Monday, Toronto Raptors star Kawhi Leonard says Nike tried to register copyright on a design he created for his personal brand.        ...
04:12, 06/04/2019

Kawhi Leonard Just Dunks The Absolute Hell Out Of The 76ers Kawhi Leonard is doing it again. He put up a 13-and-10 double-double before halftime of Game 5 of the 76ers-Raptors conference semifinal series, with three assists and a pair of steals. It’s not clear...
04:24, 05/08/2019

With Kawhi Leonard, the Raptors Find Success That Endures The Raptors have been abandoned by their biggest stars, and they traded the one who wanted to stay. But Leonard has kept a successful run going longer than anyone before....
20:24, 05/26/2019

NBA Playoffs: Kawhi, Raptors clinch first NBA Finals appearance The Toronto Raptors are headed to the NBA Finals for the first time in franchise history after a thrilling 100-94 win over the Milwaukee Bucks in Game 6 of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals....
10:36, 05/26/2019

Kawhi Leonard reacts to Doc Rivers’ tampering fine TORONTO — Kawhi Leonard didn’t sound thrilled Saturday that the Clippers were fined $50,000 by the NBA because coach Doc Rivers lavishly praised his game. NBA commissioner Adam Silver considered it ta...
04:00, 06/02/2019

Kawhi Leonard’s NBA Finals tale makes him one of a kind TORONTO — The NBA Finals have been a tale of two free-agent superstar forwards — only one of whom has enhanced his legacy and zoomed into status as NBA’s best player. Though Kevin Durant has yet to pl...
22:12, 06/08/2019

Kawhi Leonard’s call to Kevin Durant nearly changed everything For all the helicopters that tracked Kawhi Leonard’s every move, his free-agency remained a mystery until news broke Saturday morning that he’d be teaming up with Paul George in Clippers l...
20:00, 07/06/2019

Lowry playing through pain; Kawhi 'feeling good' While Kawhi Leonard and Kyle Lowry are expected to be fine for Game 5, Raptors forward OG Anunoby remains "a ways away" after undergoing an emergency appendectomy last month....
03:36, 05/23/2019

Sources: KD, Kawhi mulling free-agent scenarios Free-agent stars Kevin Durant and Kawhi Leonard have been discussing scenarios that could include a future with them playing together, league sources told ESPN....
19:48, 06/29/2019

Kawhi trade pays off with Raptors' Finals berth As he has been throughout the playoffs, Kawhi Leonard was the difference-maker for the Raptors in Saturday night's Game 6, prompting president of basketball operations Masai Ujiri to label him "the be...
09:12, 05/26/2019

This isn’t the day we find out Kawhi Leonard’s free agency choice, either Today will also not be the day we find out Kawhi Leonard’s free agency destination. Kawhi confidant Cris Carter let the world know on Thursday that the reigning NBA Finals MVP wouldn’t be ...
05:00, 07/06/2019

Kawhi Leonard caps epic playoff run as NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard led the Raptors to the first championship in team history and became the third player to win Finals MVP with two different teams.       ...
10:48, 06/14/2019

NBA Eastern Conference Finals: Giannis and Kawhi to do battle SportsPulse: USA TODAY Sports' Jeff Zillgitt previews the upcoming Eastern Conference Finals series between the Milwaukee Bucks and Toronto Raptors.        ...
20:36, 05/13/2019

Kawhi Leonard’s Clippers contract has an unexpected twist It might not be that long before we’re in a new Kawhi Leonard Free Agency Era. The freshly minted Clippers star signed what was expected to be a four-year max contract this summer, but it turns ...
19:36, 07/10/2019

Kawhi Leonard goes off in thriller to give Raptors new hope TORONTO — Kawhi Leonard scored 36 points, including eight in the second overtime, and the Toronto Raptors beat Milwaukee 118-112 on Sunday night to cut the Bucks’ lead to 2-1 in the Eastern Conf...
08:00, 05/20/2019

Possible Kawhi Leonard sighting has Toronto freaking out over #KawhiWatch As the basketball world waits for Kawhi Leonard to announce his next team, all eyes now turn to a certain plane. CP24, a Canadian TV news channel not available in the United States, showed live covera...
00:00, 07/04/2019

'Level' Kawhi puts Raptors on cusp of first Finals Behind their even-keeled superstar, the Raptors rallied from an early 14-point deficit to defeat the Bucks 105-99 and move within one win of the franchise's first trip to the NBA Finals....
10:00, 05/24/2019

Kawhi Leonard’s uncle reveals what really happened with Spurs The contentious relationship between Kawhi Leonard and the San Antonio Spurs has, quite definitively, become the Toronto Raptors’ gain. Leonard, the two-time NBA Defensive Player of the Year, ha...
01:48, 05/28/2019

Kawhi Leonard sues Nike over rights to his logo SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Toronto star Kawhi Leonard filed a federal lawsuit against Nike on Monday, saying the footwear and apparel giant is blocking him from using a logo that he believes he owns. The su...
06:24, 06/04/2019

Sources: Kawhi to let Raptors make final pitch Kawhi Leonard is expected to allow the Raptors to make the final pitch among teams meeting with him in Los Angeles next week, sources tell ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski....
01:36, 06/28/2019

Kawhi-mania grips Canada with speculation over his next team Kawhi Leonard, the Toronto Raptors' two-time NBA finals most valuable player, has captivated Canada for the second time this year as Raptors fans eagerly watch for the basketball superstar's next move...
21:48, 07/05/2019

Opinion: Kawhi Leonard getting vengeance against Warriors in NBA Finals Kawhi Leonard says he isn't out for revenge for 2017, but the Warriors must feel like the Raptors star has a score to settle this NBA Finals.       ...
10:36, 06/08/2019

Sarri has done his job - but he's still not wanted at Chelsea "By securing Champions League football, with a match to spare, Maurizio Sarri has done what was asked of him. But Stamford Bridge won\u0027t be warming to him any time soon, writes Dan Levene."...
12:00, 05/06/2019

Lindsey Horan Is Right Where She Wanted to Be Pursuing a career in Europe probably kept the U.S. midfielder out of the last World Cup. As she returns to Paris on Sunday, those same choices have put her front and center in this one....
14:12, 06/14/2019

Madonna: 'I wanted to be somebody – because I felt like a nobody’ She wanted to rule the world – and did. Madonna looks back on four decades of fame, why the music industry needs a #MeToo moment, and her still insatiable ambitionOn YouTube, you can find a clip of Ma...
08:00, 06/14/2019

If You Wanted To Know What Heaven Looks Like, It's Luftgekühlt 6 I will clarify at the start of this that I am, and always have been, a Porsche nerd. I love these cars, the community of enthusiasts they engender, and the history on display at the show colloquially ...
19:12, 05/12/2019

Why Your Toddler Gets Mad When You Give Them What They Wanted As soon as kids begin to talk—or even non-verbally indicate a preference—we start to give them choices. Do you want to wear the red shirt or the yellow shirt?Would you like a peanut butter or grilled ...
21:24, 07/15/2019

LeBron James’ first words after Lakers’ Anthony Davis trade LeBron James waited months to post this: “Ad on da way!!” That he is after the Lakers and Pelicans finally pulled the trigger on an Anthony Davis trade Saturday night. “Let’s g...
22:48, 06/16/2019

Sources: Fear of Lakers dynasty drove Clips' deal As fears mounted the Lakers had pushed to the cusp of creating an unprecedented Big Three, the Clippers made a blockbuster trade for OKC's Paul George and cleared the path for Kawhi Leonard to sign a...
15:26, 07/06/2019

Lakers agree with Frank Vogel as new coach in surprise twist What I'm Hearing: USA TODAY Sports' Jeff Zillgitt breaks down the Lakers reaching a deal with Frank Vogel as their next head coach in a surprising move at the end of a tumultuous search. &#...
08:00, 05/12/2019

Magic Johnson denies fueling reported Lakers dysfunction Reacting to an ESPN report earlier Tuesday that described a toxic culture in the Los Angeles Lakers' front office, Magic Johnson denied mistreating any employees during his stint as team president tha...
15:00, 05/29/2019

Anthony Davis’ advice for Zion after Lakers-Pelicans blockbuster Anthony Davis is headed to Los Angeles to team up with LeBron James, but he has some advice for the man likely to replace him in New Orleans. While speaking at the NBA store in Midtown on Tuesday to a...
00:24, 06/19/2019

Lakers add Cousins, complete Davis trade; will re-sign Rondo The Los Angeles Lakers put more pieces of their revamped roster together on Saturday, agreeing to a one-year deal with free-agent center DeMarcus Cousins and bringing back point guard Rajon Rondo....
14:12, 07/07/2019

NBA notebook: Magic denies mistreating employees during Lakers' stint Reacting to an ESPN report earlier Tuesday that described a toxic culture in the Los Angeles Lakers' front office, Magic Johnson denied mistreating any employees during his stint as team president tha...
15:00, 05/29/2019

LeBron James is already recruiting free agents to help save Lakers LeBron James isn’t wasting any time trying to improve the Lakers. With the chaos in the Lakers’ front office finally over, their star playing is getting to work recruiting potential free agents. He ha...
05:12, 05/24/2019

Kurt Rambis went from Knicks mess to Lakers’ ‘shadow president’ Frank Vogel wasn’t the Lakers’ first choice. But he was the “shadow president’s.” One month after the Lakers parted ways with Luke Walton, the beleaguered franchise final...
20:12, 05/13/2019

Magic Johnson on Lakers trading LeBron James: 'That's not going to happen' Former Los Angeles Lakers president Magic Johnson squashed rumors of the team possibly trading superstar LeBron James while making an appearance Monday on ESPN....
22:36, 05/20/2019

Opinion: In trying to clear air, Magic Johnson sullies himself, Los Angeles Lakers Magic Johnson likes to profess how much he loves the Lakers and Buss family. Yet he managed to trash all of them - and further sully his reputation.        ...
21:24, 05/20/2019

Lakers hire Frank Vogel to end chaotic coaching search The Lakers have their man – finally. The team agreed to a three-year deal with former Pacers and Magic coach Frank Vogel to be their next head coach, according to ESPN. The Lakers are pairing him with...
01:48, 05/12/2019

Lakers fans’ nightmare worsens with every Magic Johnson tweet Magic Johnson is living his best life. Lakers fans, not so much. Around 35-40 fans marched down to Staples Center in protest on Friday, imploring owner Jeanie Buss to restore the franchise to its past...
23:48, 05/11/2019

AP Source: Lakers, Pelicans, agree on Anthony Davis trade NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Two people familiar with the situation say the New Orleans Pelicans have agreed to trade six-time All-Star Anthony Davis to the Los Angeles Lakers for point guard Lonzo Ball, forwar...
03:00, 06/16/2019

Reports: Lakers send trio to Wizards, clear cap space The Los Angeles Lakers reworked their trade for Anthony Davis to clear enough cap space to sign a free agent to a max deal, according to multiple reports Thursday....
23:12, 06/27/2019

Anthony Davis gets new number at long-awaited Lakers moment EL SEGUNDO, Calif. — Anthony Davis’ year of uncertainty finally felt finished when he stood in the Los Angeles Lakers’ training complex and proudly held up his new gold jersey while LeBron...
02:36, 07/14/2019

LaVar Ball: Lonzo trade will be Lakers' worst move LaVar Ball ripped the Lakers after learning his son Lonzo Ball will be part of a trade for Anthony Davis, predicting that it will be "the worst move" the Lakers have ever made and guaranteeing that th...
08:00, 06/16/2019

LeBron James reportedly could play point guard for Lakers With a switch to the backcourt, the longtime point forward could give Los Angeles a supersized, high-scoring lineup, while the team's defense improved with the addition of Avery Bradley....
06:48, 07/09/2019

Anthony Davis to the Lakers: Winners and losers of the blockbuster deal The Lakers rocked the NBA landscape with a blockbuster trade for All-Star big man Anthony Davis. Let's break down the winners and losers of the deal.       ...
04:12, 06/16/2019

Anthony Davis-to-Lakers trade sends Twitter into shock Pelicans superstar Anthony Davis is on his way to the Lakers. On Saturday, Los Angeles agreed to send Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart and three first-round picks – including the No. 4 pick in 20...
04:00, 06/16/2019

Lakers’ Anthony Davis doomsday scenario gives Knicks hope The Knicks’ plans of landing at least one superstar this offseason in NBA free agency went up in smoke, but Anthony Davis just gave them a glimmer of hope for next summer. During an interview wi...
18:36, 07/16/2019

Angry Lakers rookie rips off Mitchell Robinson’s headband One Laker was so frustrated during a lopsided loss to the Knicks on Wednesday that he ripped off Mitchell Robinson’s headband and threw it at the towering center. The odd sequence of events R...
09:00, 07/11/2019

D’Angelo Russell, Lakers taking reunion buzz to next level D’Angelo Russell could be headed toward another marriage with the Lakers, just two years after their messy divorce. And shockingly, Magic Johnson could be helping them walk back down the aisle. It was...
01:00, 06/26/2019

Lakers, LeBron James’ misery on hold after massive NBA Lottery win LeBron James is pleased. Minutes after the Los Angeles Lakers won the No. 4 pick at the 2019 NBA Draft Lottery in Chicago, the superstar tweeted one word: “Beautiful.” The Lakers came into...
05:24, 05/15/2019

Lakers set to interview former Pacers, Magic coach Frank Vogel LOS ANGELES — The Los Angeles Lakers are trying to quickly rebound in their head coaching search after failing to land Tyronn Lue. A person familiar with the search said former Indiana and Orlando coa...
04:12, 05/10/2019

Anthony Davis trade among biggest in Los Angeles Lakers history The trade for Anthony Davis could go down as one of the biggest in the history of the Lakers: and they've acquired some huge stars over the years.       ...
15:12, 06/16/2019

LaVar Ball completely destroys Lakers for trading Lonzo Everyone knew LaVar Ball wasn’t going to take this sitting down. Ball made a “guarantee” the Lakers will never win another championship after trading his son Lonzo to the Pelicans in part of a deal fo...
04:36, 06/16/2019

Lakers, Pelicans agree on Anthony Davis trade: source Two people familiar with the situation say the Pelicans have agreed to trade Davis to the Lakers for Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart and three first-round picks....
08:24, 06/16/2019

Kawhi Leonard, Whenever You Get A Minute, This Extremely Drunk Raptors Fan Has A Plant For You Kawhi Leonard had one of the great NBA postseasons, dismantling the Process, outplaying the MVP, and being the single best player in a Finals that brought down a dynasty. He was near-unanimous Finals ...
16:48, 06/14/2019

Raptors edge Bucks and move to brink of NBA finals behind Kawhi's 35 Raptors knock off Bucks to take 3-2 series lead in East finalsKawhi Leonard’s game-high 35 points power Toronto in winKawhi Leonard scored 35 points and the Toronto Raptors beat the Milwaukee Bucks 10...
07:00, 05/24/2019

Kawhi Leonard-Paul George blockbuster explodes Twitter Kawhi Leonard and Paul George are heading to the Clippers to form their own superteam, according to an ESPN report. As expected, Twitter reacted as only it can to the blockbuster moves that came out e...
10:24, 07/06/2019

Kawhi Leonard leaves Raptors to answer his biggest question “Enjoy this moment, and have fun with it.” That was Kawhi Leonard’s advice to Raptors fans at the team’s first championship parade in mid-June. It ended up doubling as his fare...
22:48, 07/06/2019

Kevin Durant, Kawhi Leonard may suddenly team up with Knicks Could Kevin Durant and Kawhi Leonard team up? That possibility is seeming more likely, based on reports Saturday. And the only two current options with enough cap space are the Knicks and Clippers. An...
23:48, 06/29/2019

KawhiWatch: Kawhi Leonard Toying With Entire City Of Los Angeles The first “day” of NBA free agency 2019 was a depraved feeding frenzy. Within eight hours nearly everything edible had flown off the table, and even some borderline fare, too. Michael Jordan dug into ...
19:48, 07/01/2019

LA Clippers set for spectacular haul of Kawhi Leonard and Paul George Sources indicate NBA finals MVP will head to Los AngelesMove comes after Leonard won NBA title with RaptorsRaptors teammate Danny Green will join LA LakersMultiple sources say the Los Angeles Clippers...
14:02, 07/06/2019

NBA free agency: What are options for Raptors' Kawhi Leonard? Toronto forward is newly minted Finals MVP and helped lead the Raptors to first title in their 24-year history. But is he ready for a new challenge?       ...
05:00, 06/15/2019

Knicks’ path to Kawhi Leonard could hinge on ‘Uncle Dennis’ OAKLAND, Calif. — One of the Knicks’ hopes for their participation in Kawhi Leonard’s free agency sweepstakes is “Uncle Dennis.’’ Dennis Robertson, who hails from South Orange, N.J., is Leonard’s chie...
09:12, 06/15/2019

Knicks confident they’ll get free agency meeting with Kawhi Leonard OAKLAND, Calif. — The Knicks do not have all their eggs in one basket as they prepare for free agency. According to NBA sources, Knicks president Steve Mills and general manager Scott Perry expect to ...
05:48, 06/07/2019

Kawhi Leonard, Paul George to join NBA’s LA Clippers: reports The basketball world was buzzing Friday evening with news that the Los Angeles Clippers were about to add star players Kawhi Leonard and Paul George....
11:28, 07/06/2019

Kawhi Leonard warns free-agency suitors to keep quiet Tread lightly. That seems to be the message Kawhi Leonard and his camp have sent to his free-agency suitors, telling the teams he’s meeting with, including the Lakers, Clippers and Raptors, to k...
18:24, 07/04/2019

Kawhi Leonard files lawsuit against Nike over rights to his logo In the lawsuit, Leonard said Nike filed a copyright application for a logo that he designed and did so "unbeknownst to Leonard and without his consent." Nike told Leonard earlier this year to stop usi...
09:24, 06/04/2019

How Kawhi Leonard told Raptors’ Nick Nurse the bad news Nick Nurse was hanging out with a few Raptors coaches Friday night when Kawhi Leonard’s name popped up on his phone. The text Nurse knew might come had arrived: “I’m going home,̶...
19:24, 07/07/2019

The best Twitter reactions around the NBA to the Clippers getting Kawhi Leonard, Paul George The NBA had already been through a dramatic night because of an earthquake, but then the league was shook figuratively hours later.       ...
21:48, 07/06/2019

Kawhi Leonard Helps the Raptors Control of Their Series With the Bucks Leonard scored 35 points and showed no obvious signs of the leg soreness that bothered him in Toronto’s wins in the previous two games. He hit the 30-point mark for the fourth time in the series....
08:48, 05/24/2019

Kawhi Leonard receives housewarming gift from infamous 'Plant Guy' What’s more important to the NBA Finals MVP than the Larry O’Brien Trophy? How about a house warming present from Toronto Raptors fans hoping he stays with the team next season and beyond?...
00:00, 06/19/2019

Kawhi Leonard’s sister deletes video saying he’s leaving Raptors The happiest moment in a Raptors fan’s sports life came with a dose of dread. In the aftermath of Saturday’s 100-94 Game 6 win over the Bucks, Toronto reaching the NBA Finals for the first...
21:00, 05/26/2019

Kawhi Leonard pours in 35 as Raptors nip Bucks to take series lead MILWAUKEE — Kawhi Leonard arrived in Toronto last summer thinking he could pick up another championship to go with the one he already has. One more victory and he’ll play for another ring. And dominan...
09:48, 05/24/2019

Kawhi vs. Giannis: Tired Raptors Head to Milwaukee for Slugfest The Raptors, after one of the most memorable games in league history, have to immediately shift gears to take on the juggernaut Milwaukee Bucks. Here’s what to look for....
11:36, 05/14/2019

Kawhi Leonard, Paul George officially join LA Clippers Paul George and Kawhi Leonard are now officially with the Los Angeles Clippers, moves that bring both of them back to their native Southern California....
15:36, 07/11/2019

Both Kawhi Leonards are turning heads at Raptors’ title parade The star of this year’s NBA Finals between the Golden State Warriors and Toronto Raptors was without a doubt Kawhi Leonard. So, it’s no surprise that the two-time NBA Finals MVP stole the show at Toro...
01:12, 06/18/2019

Los Angeles billboards implore Kawhi Leonard to sign with Clippers Toronto Mayor John Tory held a news conference on Saturday to ask Raptors fans and media to give Kawhi Leonard space as he prepares to enter free agency. Los Angeles has taken a different approach. Tw...
23:24, 06/24/2019

Drake, Beyonce & the Kawhi 'claw': How the Toronto Raptors won their first NBA Championship Drake's trolling, a viral video featuring Beyonce and a shoving match that got a team's part-owner banned - Toronto Raptors' NBA Finals triumph was full of sub-plots....
17:00, 06/14/2019

Kawhi Leonard’s alarming reply could be free agency hint TORONTO — Kawhi Leonard is one win away from his second NBA title and likely second Finals MVP award. That still hasn’t assured Leonard of signing a long-term deal with the Raptors, though the chances...
02:36, 06/10/2019

Knicks’ secret negotiating weapon is on Kawhi Leonard’s feet When the Knicks meet with free agent Kawhi Leonard in a bid to lure the NBA Finals MVP to New York, there may be more for him to consider than basketball. Though it’s true for Kevin Durant and all fre...
01:12, 06/27/2019

Watch: Kawhi Leonard delivers emphatic dunk over Giannis Toronto star forward Kawhi Leonard punctuated the Raptors' Game 6 comeback over the Milwaukee Bucks with an emphatic slam dunk over NBA MVP finalist Giannis Antetokounmpo....
10:36, 05/26/2019

Source: Kawhi signs shorter 3-year Clips deal Kawhi Leonard's three-year deal with the Clippers lines up with that of teammate Paul George, setting up possible free agency for both again in 2021....
19:48, 07/10/2019

Kawhi Leonard's postgame interview with TNT came to a very abrupt, and awkward, end Kawhi Leonard had a sensational game, but his TNT interview was cut short as the network had to get to Game 7 in Denver.        ...
21:24, 04/28/2019

Toronto Raptors' Kawhi Leonard scores 36 despite apparent leg injury Toronto star forward Kawhi Leonard appeared to suffer a leg injury after finishing a layup in the first half of the Raptors' Game 3 win over the Milwaukee Bucks....
07:36, 05/20/2019

Hamilton: Canadian GP victory "not the way I wanted to win" Lewis Hamilton says taking victory in the Canadian Grand Prix after Formula 1 rival Sebastian Vettel's time penalty is "absolutely not the way I wanted to win"...
00:36, 06/10/2019

One of UK's most wanted men arrested in Malta after 16 years on the run Christopher Guest More Jr left the country shortly after the murder of Brian Waters in 2003One of Britain’s most wanted fugitives has been arrested in Malta over the brutal killing of a man at a remot...
00:00, 06/09/2019

Pakistan Arrests Militant Wanted by the U.S. The detention of Hafiz Saeed comes as Islamabad seeks to convince a skeptical international community that its territory will no longer be used by jihadists....
00:48, 07/18/2019

James Harden Gave The NBA Too Much Of What It Wanted What happened to James Harden and the Houston Rockets? This time last year, Harden was receiving his coronation as the league’s MVP and the Rockets were seen as the only real challengers to the Warrio...
00:36, 06/26/2019

Man wanted after allegedly robbery CVS at knifepoint TUCSON – Tucson Police Department is on the lookout for an armed robber who reportedly stole pharmaceuticals from an east side pharmacy. According to TPD, the suspect reportedly held the employe...
02:48, 06/13/2019

Spotify has the Disney section you’ve always wanted Disney classics like The Lion King or Mulan are known for their iconic soundtracks, and now it's easier than ever to find them in one place. Spotify and Disney have teamed up today to launch a hu...
16:36, 07/17/2019

Nobody Wanted the Most Futuristic and Confusing Car of the 1990s The 1990s can be considered to be the start of the “modern” era of automotive design and technology: we get true aerodynamic-based design, extensive use of computers and electronics, and most of the f...
21:36, 06/03/2019

Suspect Wanted In Covington Shooting KENTON COUNTY, Ky. (WLWT)– Police are searching for the suspect accused of shooting a man multiple times in Covington. It happened around 11 p.m. Sunday in the City Heights area. Officials tell ...
16:12, 05/20/2019

These Companies Wanted Tariffs. How Are They Faring Now? President Trump’s trade policies have helped American steel, aluminum, lumber, solar and washing-machine businesses, but not as much as they might have hoped....
19:00, 07/10/2019

Rob Pelinka caught in shameless Kobe Bryant-Heath Ledger Lakers lie It’s easy to see why Magic Johnson couldn’t trust Rob Pelinka. Pelinka, whose disastrous tenure as general manager of the Lakers hit a new low when the former team president (Johnson) rece...
19:24, 05/28/2019

Kyle Kuzma decision will determine Lakers’ Anthony Davis fate A potential Lakers-Pelicans blockbuster trade for Anthony Davis likely hinges on one player: Kyle Kuzma. The Lakers are reportedly trying to keep the promising power forward out of trade talks, but th...
21:12, 06/13/2019

Defensive Magic Johnson blasts ESPN’s Lakers report head-on The ESPN spotlight shined on a defensive Magic Johnson Tuesday night, as the former Lakers club president was left to answer for countless allegations laid out in an explosive exposé published on its ...
10:48, 05/29/2019

Pelicans agree to trade Anthony Davis to Lakers for monster haul LeBron James has his man. Pelicans superstar Anthony Davis is on his way to the Lakers, according to ESPN. The Lakers agreed to send Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart and three first-round picks –...
01:36, 06/16/2019

Clippers' coup to Lakers' lament: NBA free-agency winners and losers The Los Angeles Clippers and the Brooklyn Nets just got a whole lot better during free agency, but things weren’t as great for their cross-city rivalsWhile other leagues like to take their time when i...
11:48, 07/10/2019

Lakers wasted no time dousing a J.R. Smith-LeBron James reunion Well, that didn’t last long. After failing to work out a trade, the Cleveland Cavaliers waived guard J.R. Smith before his contract for next season became guaranteed. As an unrestricted free agent, ma...
18:36, 07/16/2019

Lakers GM: Kobe Bryant dined with Heath Ledger after actor's death Los Angeles Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka once told his players former Lakers star Kobe Bryant dined with Heath Ledger after the actor had died in 2008....
01:24, 05/29/2019

Lonzo Ball ‘excited’ by Lakers, Anthony Davis trade he was waiting for Lonzo Ball is embracing his new basketball reality. The point guard was dealt from the Lakers to the Pelicans in the long-awaited Anthony Davis blockbuster earlier this summer, and the 2017 second-ove...
04:24, 07/15/2019

LaVar Ball vows Lakers will 'never win another championship' after team reportedly trades his son LaVar Ball condemned the Los Angeles Lakers after the team reportedly acquired Anthony Davis from the New Orleans Pelicans in a package that included his son, Lonzo....
16:00, 06/17/2019

Why reuniting DeMarcus Cousins, Anthony Davis with the L.A. Lakers makes so much sense When the pair played together in New Orleans, DeMarcus Cousins had one of the best years of his career and Anthony Davis averaged a career-high 28.1.       ...
05:00, 07/07/2019

LeBron James-Kyrie Irving reunion could hinge on this Lakers scenario “If you guys will have me back.” That was the preseason caveat Kyrie Irving left with raucous Celtics fans of his plans to re-sign the following summer. Eight months of misery later, they ...
23:48, 05/11/2019

Magic Johnson speaks out about Lakers tenure, says he felt betrayed by GM Rob Pelinka Magic Johnson said he abruptly left the Lakers last month as president of basketball operations in part because he felt betrayed by GM Rob Pelinka.        ...
18:12, 05/20/2019

What's next for Lakers after Anthony Davis trade? Top free agents to target With LeBron James and Anthony Davis in town, what the Los Angeles Lakers do in free agency this summer will be huge for the franchise's future.       ...
21:36, 06/17/2019

Tyronn Lue likely next Lakers coach as Monty Williams finalizing Suns deal Tyronn Lue, come on down. With one of the Lakers’ top candidates taken off the market — Monty Williams is finalizing a deal to become the Suns’ next head coach, ESPN reported — Lue appears...
21:36, 05/03/2019

An eyebrow-raising $10,000 bet was placed on the Lakers just minutes before the team traded for Anthony Davis AP Photo/Tyler Kaufman The Los Angeles Lakers started the NBA offseason with a bang on Saturday, trading for Anthony Davis. Just minutes before news of the trade broke, somebody placed a $10,000 wage...
01:24, 06/18/2019

The Lakers made 2 huge moves in a matter of hours that set them up perfectly to add another big star Seth Wenig/AP The Los Angeles Lakers made two critical moves on Thursday to put themselves in position to land another superstar through free agency. First, the Lakers added a salary dump to the Anth...
01:36, 06/28/2019

Los Angeles Lakers reworking Anthony Davis trade to create max space The Los Angeles Lakers have created a maximum salary slot of $32 million in free agency after the team reworked the terms of the Anthony Davis trade....
03:36, 06/28/2019

AP source: Frank Vogel has agreed to a deal to coach the Los Angeles Lakers. LOS ANGELES (AP) — AP source: Frank Vogel has agreed to a deal to coach the Los Angeles Lakers....
02:24, 05/12/2019

Magic Johnson Visits First Take, Talks A Whole Bunch Of Shit About Lakers GM Rob Pelinka Former Los Angeles Lakers president and current Twitter user Magic Johnson joined ESPN’s First Take this morning to talk about his embarrassing exit from the team, the sorry state of the franchise hea...
01:36, 05/21/2019

Klay Thompson to listen to Lakers, Clippers if Warriors don't offer max deal Golden State shooting guard Klay Thompson will listen to pitches from the Los Angeles Lakers and Clippers if the Warriors don't offer him a max contract when free agency opens....
05:12, 06/28/2019

New Orleans Pelicans trade Anthony Davis to LA Lakers in blockbuster deal Davis traded for Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Josh Hart, picksSix-time All-Star will team with Lakers superstar LeBron JamesSeveral people familiar with the situation say the New Orleans Pelicans have ...
07:24, 06/16/2019

Lakers GM Rob Pelinka Is Reportedly Learning How The Salary Cap Works In Real Time The Los Angeles Lakers are going to enter next season with a roster of extremes. On one hand, LeBron James and Anthony Davis seem like the league’s most seamless pick-and-roll partnership. On the othe...
20:36, 06/20/2019

After Anthony Davis trade, Lakers just a point guard away from title contention After acquiring Anthony Davis, the Lakers are close to returning to championship contender status. They just need to fill their void at point guard.       ...
15:12, 06/16/2019

Magic Johnson’s Lakers tell-all: Shady Snapchat forced Russell trade When the Lakers traded D’Angelo Russell, they claimed it was done solely for on-court reasons. Now Magic Johnson finally admitted the Nets landed their 23-year-old All-Star thanks to his Snapchat snaf...
07:24, 05/21/2019

Knicks’ place in Kawhi Leonard’s crystallizing free agency plan The Knicks may have to fly to Kawhi Leonard’s hometown for their meeting with the Raptors superstar. While things are still fluid, a source confirmed a tweet from confidant Cris Carter that Leon...
22:36, 06/28/2019

Was Kawhi Leonard's buzzer beater the best game killer in US sports history? After the Toronto Raptors sealed victory over the Philadelphia 76ers at the death, we look at other great deciding moments in sports Kawhi Leonard’s four-bounce buzzer beater on Sunday night will live...
16:36, 05/14/2019

Kawhi Leonard takes over to lead Raptors past 76ers and even series Kawhi Leonard dominated with 39 points and 14 rebounds to lead the Raptors past the Sixers 101-96 and send the series back to Toronto tied 2-2.        ...
03:12, 05/06/2019

Los Angeles Clippers to sign Kawhi Leonard, trade for Paul George The Los Angeles Clippers stunned the NBA world Saturday morning by agreeing to terms with free agent forward Kawhi Leonard and tentatively completing a trade with the Oklahoma City Thunder for MVP fin...
03:00, 07/07/2019

Steve Kerr, Gregg Popovich dine together with Kawhi Leonard intrigue First, the disclaimers. Steve Kerr and Gregg Popovich are good friends and have been for decades. The face of the Spurs coached against Kerr’s Bulls teams in the mid ’90s. Then the sharp-s...
16:36, 05/27/2019

Kawhi Leonard and Paul George officially join Los Angeles Clippers Clippers ink blockbuster swap with Thunder on WednesdaySixers make official signings of Tobias Harris and Al HorfordHunter Felt’s NBA free-agency winners and losersPaul George and Kawhi Leonard are no...
22:00, 07/10/2019

76ers player says team will ‘walk to the Finals’ now that Kawhi Leonard is on the Clippers James Ennis III will likely need some of his better-known teammates to back up his words in a conference that still has Gianis Antetokounmpo's Bucks....
08:24, 07/11/2019

NBA free agency landscape could lead Knicks to bigger Kawhi push The Knicks believe they fared excellently in Thursday’s NBA draft, but head into the next step of free agency on June 30 with more caution and recasting expectations. The landscape has changed with Ke...
00:00, 06/22/2019

Kawhi Leonard and Paul George to form superteam in Clippers stunner Kawhi Leonard will be part of a superteam in Los Angeles — it just won’t be with the Lakers. The reigning NBA Finals MVP informed his other suitors that he will sign with the Clippers, according to an...
10:24, 07/06/2019

Clippers trading for Paul George and signing Kawhi Leonard, according to a report Associated Press The Los Angeles Clippers made a huge decision. That meant Kawhi Leonard could finally make his. The Clippers will be landing Leonard as a free agent after they acquire Paul George fr...
00:36, 07/07/2019

Kawhi Leonard And Joel Embiid Co-Starred In The Greatest Photo Of The NBA Season Experienced live, Kawhi Leonard’s Game 7 buzzer-beater was an agonizing bounce-bounce-bounce-bounce. As a still image, all the drama on the floor could be frozen in time. Toronto-based photojournalist...
23:00, 05/13/2019

NBA free agency: More fireworks as Clippers add Kawhi Leonard, Paul George The Clippers are going for a title now with addition of two-time NBA Finals MVP Kawhi Leonard and All-Star Paul George, while the Lakers lose out.       ...
17:37, 07/06/2019

Kawhi Leonard confidant Cris Carter says decision coming Friday #KawhiWatch may be nearing its end. Former NFL star Cris Carter, whose former agent Mitch Frankel represents Kawhi Leonard, said on Fox Sports 1 on Thursday morning that Leonard will make his free-age...
19:36, 07/04/2019

Kawhi Leonard's monster Game 1 for Raptors should have 76ers worried It was only the first game of the series, but if Kawhi Leonard keeps putting up big numbers, the 76ers are in trouble.        ...
21:24, 04/28/2019

Bye, Kawhi: Fans react to reports Leonard is leaving Toronto Raptors The news comes after a month-long bout of post-championship speculation on where the two-time Finals MVP would end up choosing as his next destination....
19:02, 07/06/2019

Pascal Siakam, Kawhi Leonard lead Raptors over Warriors in Game 1 Pascal Siakam and Kawhi Leonard guided the Toronto Raptors to a 118-109 win over the Golden State Warriors in Game 1 of the NBA Finals at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto....
06:48, 05/31/2019

2019 NBA playoffs: Who is the MVP so far? Making the case for Kawhi Leonard, Kevin Durant Golden State’s Kevin Durant and Toronto’s Kawhi Leonard are the best players so far and it's not even close.        ...
21:48, 05/06/2019

Report: The Clippers Remain The Most Desperate Suitor In The Kawhi Leonard Sweepstakes In keeping with his longstanding policy of having absolutely nothing interesting to say about anything, ever, Kawhi Leonard has offered very little indication of where he might prefer to sign his next...
07:00, 05/30/2019

NBA free agency: With most big names signed, league waits on Kawhi Leonard The first day of NBA free agency saw 26 of our top 30 free agents agree to deals. While things are moving fast, one big piece remains on the board: Kawhi Leonard....
16:24, 07/01/2019

Clippers' Doc Rivers compares Raptors' Kawhi Leonard to Michael Jordan Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers has noticed the superb postseason play of Toronto Raptors superstar Kawhi Leonard and compared him to Chicago Bulls icon Michael Jordan....
22:24, 05/29/2019

Doc Rivers’ Kawhi Leonard comparison earns Clippers a tampering fine The Clippers’ not-so subtle pursuit of Kawhi Leonard has gotten them into some trouble. The NBA fined them $50,000 dollars for tampering violations incurred by Doc Rivers this week. The coach co...
01:00, 06/01/2019

Raptors' Kawhi Leonard cost McDonald's millions in free giveaways Toronto Raptors star forward Kawhi Leonard's success from the three-point line cost McDonald's nearly $6 million worth of french fries in promotional giveaways....
20:12, 06/07/2019

Kawhi Leonard shocks 76ers with nail-biting series clincher TORONTO — Kawhi Leonard bounced, bounced, bounced, bounced the Philadelphia 76ers out of the playoffs. Leonard hit a shot from the corner over Joel Embiid at the buzzer that bounced off the rim four t...
08:12, 05/13/2019

Kawhi Leonard shines as Raptors take commanding 3-1 lead on Warriors in NBA Finals With Kawhi Leonard leading the way, the Toronto Raptors took a commanding 3-1 lead on the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals.       ...
06:00, 06/08/2019

Raptors fans pay tribute to Kawhi Leonard from atop Mount Kilimanjaro Raptors fans rejoiced around the world when the team won its first championship title. To pay homage to free agent Kawhi Leonard, two Canadians delivered one grand gesture from the top of Mount Kilima...
01:48, 07/06/2019

Los Angeles coffee chain bans Kawhi Leonard over signing with Clippers Los Angeles is divided. Kawhi Leonard spurned a chance to create a Big Three with the Lakers to join the Clippers. And one coffee shop has taken its retaliation to the next level. Alfred Coffee, one o...
17:48, 07/09/2019

Kawhi Leonard’s future looms large at Raptors’ championship parade Kawhi Leonard took in the Raptors’ championship parade Monday, cigar in mouth, while hoisting his Finals MVP trophy before the Toronto faithful. Of course it didn’t take long for the topic of his futu...
01:12, 06/18/2019

Opinion: Raptors star Kawhi Leonard making his case for best player in the NBA Kawhi Leonard has carried the Raptors to the brink of the first NBA Finals appearance in franchise history, and he's done it less than 100% healthy.        ...
11:36, 05/24/2019

Opinion: Raptors show in Game 4 that they can win without a fully functional Kawhi Leonard The Toronto Raptors showed in Eastern Conference finals Game 4 vs. the Milwaukee Bucks that they can win when Kawhi Leonard isn't at his best.        ...
13:24, 05/22/2019

Kawhi Leonard enjoying moment, putting future on back burner OAKLAND, Calif. — After the on-court championship celebration, Kawhi Leonard carried the Finals MVP trophy off the court and into the locker room with a big smile. And Leonard rarely smiles. The Rapto...
08:24, 06/14/2019

Bad news for anyone who wanted that ridiculous Energizer phone Hello! Cast your mind back a few months to February, when we encountered a ridiculous Energizer-branded smartphone at MWC. Measuring several inches thick and packing a bonkers 18,000 mAh battery, it w...
18:00, 04/30/2019

Family says Dallas courthouse shooter wanted to die DALLAS — The family of a 22-year-old man who opened fire on a Dallas courthouse, striking no one before federal agents fatally shot him, said they believe his intent was to die. Brian Isaack ClydeR...
07:48, 06/20/2019

Fugitive Wanted In Kentucky Captured In Ohio (LEX 18) — A fugitive wanted in Kentucky is back in custody after sheriff’s deputies in Ohio captured him. Bryan Conley was supposed to appear last week in U.S. District Court on charges r...
17:00, 06/24/2019

Browns RB Johnson still desires trade, where he’s ‘wanted’ BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Browns running back Duke Johnson says he still wants to be traded. Johnson, who demanded to be dealt in the offseason after Cleveland signed free agent Kareem Hunt, said Tuesday he ...
22:00, 06/04/2019

I Wanted to Know What White Men Thought About Their Privilege. So I Asked. My college class asks what it means to be white in America — but interrogating that question as a black woman in the real world is much harder to do....
13:12, 07/17/2019

Wanted militant blows himself up in Tunisian capital A wanted militant wearing an explosive belt blew himself up in the Tunisian capital after being surrounded by police, the government said on Wednesday, but there were no other casualties....
09:24, 07/03/2019

Scientists Wanted: Recruited by Juul, Many Researchers Say No Juul needs good science to prove to the F.D.A. that its e-cigarettes offer more benefits than risks. Some researchers say they are loath to take the company’s money....
10:36, 05/27/2019

‘She felt like a queen for the day: we all wanted to hear her stories’ Oral histories are big business as families hire the professionals to record their parents speaking for posterityWhen the writer Anna Davies lost her mother in 2010, she didn’t expect that her most vi...
03:24, 05/12/2019

Help wanted: Humans needed for self-driving trucking Two self-driving upstarts -- TuSimple and Starsky Robotics -- want to ensure they develop and retain the human work force needed to keep their automated trucks rolling....
05:24, 06/14/2019

Adam Gase got GM he wanted, now he has to make it work No one, aside from Bill Belichick, has more power than Jon Gruden. And so Gruden handpicked Mike Mayock as his general manager in Oakland. It is a true partnership only because Gruden has implicit tru...
10:36, 06/08/2019

Help Wanted: Celtics Rebuild Unexpectedly Continues After one of the most disappointing regular season campaigns in recent history, the Boston Celtics head into an off-season with more questions than answers....
18:24, 05/10/2019

Lena Headey says she wanted a 'better death' for Cersei If you were left a little deflated by Cersei Lannister's anticlimactic "Game of Thrones" death, you aren't alone. Actress Lena Headey says she wished her character had gone out a different way too....
21:00, 06/17/2019

Why a Magazine Giant Wanted Nothing to Do With Time and Fortune Meredith tries to navigate a collapsing business by dropping news-driven prestige titles in favor of lifestyle and celebrity magazines like Happy Paws and People....
22:24, 05/23/2019

This boy really wanted a teddy bear – and he paid the price A mischievous 3-year-old boy in the UK really wanted a teddy bear — so badly that he climbed into an arcade claw machine to grab one, and got trapped, according to a new report. Natalie Draper, ...
20:48, 05/23/2019

Lee Iacocca gave people what they wanted, whether they knew it or not Lee Iacocca, who died Tuesday, sold America on the Mustang, the minivan and Chrysler, turning the automaker around through genius salesmanship.       ...
20:00, 07/03/2019

New report says the Galaxy Note 10 isn’t getting the new feature everyone wanted Some recent rumors claimed that the Galaxy Note 10 will deliver Samsung’s fastest battery charging tech yet at a blistering 45W. Furthermore, a recent leak showed an unannounced Samsung charger ...
20:00, 06/10/2019

I Just Wanted to Buy Tickets to Mitski but the Bots Wouldn't Let Me Buying almost anything is ridiculously easy in 2019. I can wave my phone at a contactless payment terminal to buy groceries, order my groceries online and have them delivered to me, and my therapist j...
01:00, 06/15/2019

'I wanted sex on my terms, and it was': readers on the joy of losing your virginity in your 30s Our article about later-in-life virgins generated a huge response – much of it from readers who had finally found love, or started having sex, in their 30s or later. From the woman who lost her virgin...
16:36, 06/24/2019

Teens wanted for robbery and assault in Manhattan Cops are on the hunt for four teens who allegedly robbed two people in Manhattan and attacked one of them, police said Friday. The teens are wanted for stealing a 48-year-old man’s cellphone in ...
21:12, 05/24/2019

Gun-wielding granny holds wanted man at gunpoint A gun-wielding grandmother in Alabama confronted a wanted man in her driveway on Monday after he crashed a stolen car near her home, according to investigators. Marcia Black, 75, said she pointed a ri...
07:48, 06/20/2019

I wanted to order my breakfast from a waiter not an iPad Eating is a social pleasure – touchscreens just serve to make it more solitaryLast month, in New York, I saw the future, and I didn’t like it. Let me first set the scene. Booked on an eye-scorchingly ...
22:12, 05/18/2019

Lena Headey: ‘I wanted a better death for Cersei’ The actor hasn’t stood still since Game of Thrones ended. There’s her short film, her work with refugees – and there’s always another tattoo…Lena Headey has been an actor for the better part of three ...
15:00, 06/16/2019

India kills Kashmir's 'most wanted militant' Zakir Musa killed in gun battle with security forces, leading to protests and school closuresIndian security forces have killed an influential Kashmiri militant, sparking protests and fears of wider u...
10:36, 05/24/2019

DA: Suspect in Ortiz shooting likely wanted in Pennsylvania U.S. prosecutors said Thursday that one suspect in the shooting of former Red Sox superstar David Ortiz is believed to be wanted in Pennsylvania for attempted homicide...
22:48, 06/13/2019

'I wanted to explore my own pleasure' – how I rebooted my sex life At 35, I realised I had no idea what I really wanted in bed – or how to ask for it. So I went on a sex odyssey, one orgasm at a timeMy story, like all the greats, starts with a disappointing wank. I w...
17:00, 05/18/2019

Super Neptunia RPG Is Cute But Shallow, Which Is Exactly What I Wanted While Idea Factory’s Hyperdimension Neptunia began in 2010 as a 3D turn-based role-playing game, spin-off titles have reimagined the series as a turn-based tactics game, a co-op beat-em up, a faux MMO...
09:24, 06/22/2019

US Shooting Survivor, 12, Wanted To "Go Down Fighting With Baseball Bat" The sixth-grader stood outside his Colorado charter school, one arm wrapped around his dad, while he described how he had planned to try to thwart an active shooter....
05:00, 05/10/2019

This isn’t first time the Yankees wanted Kendrys Morales Fifteen years ago this coming December, the Yankees fantasized about Kendrys Morales’ swing taking advantage of playing 81 home games at Yankee Stadium. Morales was a switch-hitting free-agent first b...
11:00, 05/17/2019

Blind date: ‘He asked if I wanted “a little prick”’ Grace, 24, brewery ambassador, meets Marcin, 33, head of programmingWhat were you hoping for?A fun evening, good story and memorable experience. Continue reading......
08:12, 05/04/2019

Ecuador frees man wanted in US over Facebook scheme Ecuador has released a New York man and turned down an extradition request from the United States, where he was arrested after falsely claiming he was owed half-ownership of Facebook....
04:48, 06/12/2019

Colombia ex-rebel, wanted in US, sworn in as congressman A former Colombian rebel leader wanted in the U.S. on drug charges was sworn into office as a congressman on Tuesday in a case that has riled detractors of the still-fragile peace accord with leftist ...
19:48, 06/11/2019

Tyronn Lue, Lakers fail to reach deal to make him next head coach, per reports Tyronn Lue and the Los Angeles Lakers have failed to reach a deal for him to be the next head coach, per multiple reports that emerged Wednesday.        ...
03:36, 05/09/2019

Frank Vogel, who is reportedly linked to Los Angeles Lakers coaching job, appeared on 'Letterman' as kid The Los Angeles Lakers are reportedly set to hire Frank Vogel as their new head coach, replacing Luke Walton who parted ways with the organization in April....
09:24, 05/13/2019

Magic Johnson accuses Los Angeles Lakers GM Rob Pelinka of betrayal weeks after resigning Magic Johnson on Monday accused Los Angeles Lakers’ general manager Rob Pelinka of betraying him before he decided to step down as the team’s president of basketball operations last month....
02:12, 05/21/2019

Magic Johnson praises Los Angeles Lakers on reported Anthony Davis trade: 'Job well done' Magic Johnson appeared to try and bury the hatchet with the Los Angeles Lakers front office after the team reportedly acquired Anthony Davis in a trade with the New Orleans Pelicans....
16:00, 06/17/2019

Los Angeles mayor declares city a Clippers town, while Lakers fan plans protest The Los Angeles Clippers appear to have everything going in their favor while the Los Angeles Lakers are reportedly set to face protests outside the Staples Center on Friday....
17:24, 05/10/2019

LA Lakers to hire Frank Vogel as coach and Jason Kidd as assistant, report says AP report says Vogel to coach Lakers with Kidd as assistantVogel, 45, led Indiana Pacers to East finals in 2013 and ‘14Lakers have missed playoffs for six consecutive seasonsA person familiar with the...
05:24, 05/12/2019

Los Angeles Lakers' Anthony Davis to wear No. 3 jersey after reported issue with Nike Los Angeles Lakers star Anthony Davis will wear the No. 3 during the 2018-19 season after a reported snafu between the team and Nike about the recently acquired big man wearing the No. 23....
20:48, 07/15/2019

Black Twitter Explodes After Lakers Trade Me, You, Your Mama and Your Cousin, Too for Anthony Davis The Los Angeles Lakers was either fleeced out of a roster of young ballers or gained a superstar in a blockbuster trade that landed Anthony Davis’ eyebrows in the City of Angels, much to the delight ...
17:00, 06/16/2019

Magic Johnson speaks out about tenure with Los Angeles Lakers, says he felt betrayed by GM Rob Pelinka Magic Johnson said he abruptly left the Lakers last month as president of basketball operations in part because he felt betrayed by GM Rob Pelinka.        ...
21:24, 05/20/2019