Feb 21, 2013 02:21 EST
The Los Angeles Lakers won in their first game since their long-time owner Jerry Buss died, beating their mighty rivals the Boston Celtics 113-99 behind 24 points from Dwight Howard.
Feb 10, 2013 22:36 EST
Guard Dwyane Wade scored 16 of his 30 points in the final quarter as the Miami Heat defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 107-97 in a National Basketball Association matchup at American Airlines Arena.
Feb 09, 2013 00:06 EST
Kobe Bryant scored all 20 of his points in the second half -- 14 in the fourth quarter -- to lead the Los Angeles Lakers' comeback to a 100-93 NBA win over the Charlotte Bobcats.
Feb 05, 2013 23:12 EST
Kobe Bryant scored 21 points to help the Los Angeles Lakers overcome the absence of Dwight Howard and Metta World Peace, and a late injury to Pau Gasol, in a 92-83 NBA victory over the Brooklyn Nets.
Feb 03, 2013 17:03 EST
Spanish big man Pau Gasol scored 23 points and grabbed 10 rebounds while Kobe Bryant added 18 points to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to a cliffhanger 98-97 NBA victory at Detroit on Sunday.
Jan 14, 2013 00:53 EST
The Los Angeles Lakers celebrated Dwight Howard's return from injury with a 113-93 NBA victory over Cleveland that ended the Lakers' worst losing streak in six years.
Jan 10, 2013 00:17 EST
Tony Parker scored 24 points on 10-of-16 shooting and Manu Ginobili had 19 points as the San Antonio Spurs defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 108-105.
Aug 11, 2012 03:18 EDT
The Los Angeles Lakers have finalized a deal to acquire all-star centre Dwight Howard in a 12-player, four-team deal, the National Basketball Association team announced.
Aug 10, 2012 16:48 EDT
The Los Angeles Lakers have finalized a deal to acquire all-star centre Dwight Howard in a 12-player, four-team deal, the National Basketball Association team announced on Friday.
Sep 15, 2011 02:19 EDT
BEIJING (Reuters) - Denver Nuggets free agent J.R. Smith has signed a deal with Zhejiang Chouzhou Golden Bulls to play in China's professional basketball league, according to a newspaper report on Thursday.
Dec 28, 2010 21:55 EST
Orlando hits season-high 19 3-pointers, pulls away from Cleveland for 110-95 win. Gilbert Arenas scored 22 points, fellow newcomer Jason Richardson added 20, and the Orlando Magic made a season-high 19 3-pointers in a 110-95 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday night.
Dec 25, 2010 19:36 EST
Orlando rallied from a 12-point second-half deficit Saturday to beat Boston 86-78 and end the Celtics' 14-game NBA winning streak.
Dec 25, 2010 18:59 EST
New-look Orlando tops Boston 86-78 to snap Celtics' 14-game streak. The remolded Magic are the NBA's new streak-busters.
Dec 24, 2010 17:26 EST
The retooled Orlando Magic knocked off NBA leaders San Antonio on Thursday, and have their sights set now on the league's number two team when they host Boston on Christmas Day.
Dec 24, 2010 13:57 EST
Celtics, Magic rematch of Eastern Conference finals has a Christmas Day twist. Celtics coach Doc Rivers remembers when Boston overhauled its roster three years ago. Sure, the talent was there with the Big Three. So were the questions.
Dec 24, 2010 01:24 EST
James, Bosh lead Heat to 95-83 win over Phoenix to set up Christmas Day showdown with Lakers. LeBron James scored 36 points, Chris Bosh had a double-double and the Miami Heat beat the Phoenix Suns 95-83 on Thursday night to set up a Christmas Day showdown with the Los Angeles Lakers.
Dec 24, 2010 00:39 EST
Recent arrival Gilbert Arenas scored 14 points and handed out nine assists to help new-look Orlando beat San Antonio 123-101 and halt the Spurs' 10-game NBA winning streak.
Dec 23, 2010 22:54 EST
Newcomer Arenas has big night to help Magic snap Spurs' winning streak in 123-101 victory. Gilbert Arenas had 14 points and nine assists off the bench, and the reconstructed Orlando Magic cruised past San Antonio 123-101 on Thursday night to snap the Spurs' 10-game winning streak.
Dec 22, 2010 16:51 EST
Crumbling in the standings, reconstructed Magic have to build foundation all over again. Stan Van Gundy has never been one to preach patience.
Dec 21, 2010 23:09 EST
Caron Butler leads Dallas Mavericks past new-look Orlando Magic 105-99 for Florida sweep. All the uncertainty around Orlando couldn't have worked out better for the Dallas Mavericks.
Facts from the Wikipedia page:
|Phoenix Suns – No. 55|
|Born||January 17, 1988 |
Plainfield, New Jersey
|Listed height||6 ft 10 in (2.08 m)|
|Listed weight||225 lb (102 kg)|
|High school||Rahway High School,|
Rahway, New Jersey
|Draft||14th overall, 2009|