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Jordan says he would beat LeBron, maybe lose to Kobe

Michael Jordan. AP FILE PHOTO

Michael Jordan says that in his prime, he could have taken LeBron James in a one-on-one showdown and might only have lost to Kobe Bryant because “he steals all of my moves.”

Posted: October 2nd, 2013 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,UAAP | Read More »

Lakers owner Jerry Buss buried

In this May 8, 2008 file photo, Los Angeles Lakers owner Jerry Buss smiles at the Playmate of the Year luncheon at the Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles. Buss, the Lakers' playboy owner who shepherded the NBA franchise to 10 championships, has died. He was 80. Bob Steiner, an assistant to Buss, confirmed Monday, Feb. 18, 2013 that Buss had died in Los Angeles. Further details were not available. AP

Los Angeles Lakers owner Jerry Buss was buried in a private ceremony on Friday.

Posted: February 23rd, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Lakers owner Jerry Buss remembered at service

Shaquille O'Neal, former Los Angeles Lakers center and current television analyst, speaks at a memorial service for Jerry Buss, the late Lakers owner who died Monday from cancer complications, Thursday, Feb. 21, 2013, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Reed Saxon)

Magic Johnson, Shaquille O’Neal, Kobe Bryant and Jerry West were among a host of basketball greats who gathered to remember the life and legacy of Los Angeles Lakers owner Jerry Buss.

Posted: February 22nd, 2013 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA,Section | Read More »

Who can be called the greatest?

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Nicknames, sobriquets, tags or titles for sports stars make sports even more interesting. The practice is a throwback to the time when boxing or wrestling matches had to be hyped with superhuman names to entice an otherwise unbelieving public to buy tickets.  Other sports have picked up the practice especially when a sobriquet really matches [...]

Posted: March 2nd, 2012 in Commentary,One Game at a Time | Read More »

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