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Lakers shake-up: Magic is in charge after GM Kupchak fired

The Los Angeles Lakers have fired general manager Mitch Kupchak and put Magic Johnson in charge of basketball operations        

Cam’ron Talks All-Star Weekend Memories, Mariah Carey, David Stern

The Dipset rapper remembers "25 girls twerking on top of a car outside the arena" one year and more. The post Cam’ron Talks All-Star Weekend Memories, Mariah Carey, David Stern appeared first on SLAMonline.

Kevin Garnett: ‘AAU Has Killed’ The NBA

Kevin Garnett went off on AAU basketball in a recent interview. The post Kevin Garnett: ‘AAU Has Killed’ The NBA appeared first on SLAMonline.

Should Hall of Fame induct Maurice Cheeks?

Here’s the Oklahoman on former NBA guard Maurice Cheeks, whose very successful basketball career has not yet landed him in the Basketball Hall of Fame: At the end of ESPN’s Around the Horn on Monday, legendary sportswriter Bob Ryan was the winner of the four-man duel for points, earning him the show’s closing words on its “Face Time” [...]

Pelicans owner Tom Benson weighs in on DeMarcus Cousins trade

"I want to bring an NBA championship to this city."        

DeMarcus Cousins To Sacramento Fans: ‘Thanks For Dealing With This Knucklehead’

DeMarcus Cousins reflected on his time in Sacramento before heading to New Orleans. The post DeMarcus Cousins To Sacramento Fans: ‘Thanks For Dealing With This Knucklehead’ appeared first on SLAMonline.

Memphis has healthy roster for playoff push in stretch run

The Memphis Grizzlies have little to report in terms of injuries a season after using an NBA-record 28 players        

Report: Pacers Have Reached Out To 76ers About Jahlil Okafor

Will Philly big man Jahlil Okafor be dealt before the deadline? The post Report: Pacers Have Reached Out To 76ers About Jahlil Okafor appeared first on SLAMonline.

Lakers fire PR head John Black

The Lakers made big changes today, putting Magic Johnson in charge of the roster and saying goodbye to Mitch Kupchak, who has been a big part of the front office for a very long time. They also made a big change in their PR department. The Lakers also announced they have parted ways with John Black who [...]

WATCH: Allen Iverson vs Isaiah Thomas Mixtape

Getting buckets and breaking ankles. The post WATCH: Allen Iverson vs Isaiah Thomas Mixtape appeared first on SLAMonline.

Lakers hire Magic Johnson, fire Mitch Kupchak

Los Angeles Lakers Governor Jeanie Buss announced today that the team has named Earvin “Magic” Johnson as President of Basketball Operations. In addition, General Manager Mitch Kupchak has been relieved of his duties, effective immediately. Furthermore, Jim Buss will no longer hold his role as Lakers Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations. “Today I took a series of [...]

Play vs. Rest: For many NBA teams, it's still a real battle

Finding the right time to rest NBA players is a conundrum that many coaches have wrestled with for years        

Buss fired her brother, people make 'GoT' jokes

Along with the Magic Johnson hiring came this news.        

Russ, Kyrie and Giannis Visit Dew Courtside HQ

The All-Stars join Don C. and Joey Bada$$ at Mountain Dew's space in NOLA. The post Russ, Kyrie and Giannis Visit Dew Courtside HQ appeared first on SLAMonline.

The SLAM Podcast Episode 42: All-Star Blowout Feat. Dwyane Wade, Devin Booker and Billy Preston

Back from NoLa, we recap our All-Star Weekend and play interviews with Dwyane Wade, Devin Booker and Kansas-bound Billy Preston. The post The SLAM Podcast Episode 42: All-Star Blowout Feat. Dwyane Wade, Devin Booker and Billy Preston appeared first on SLAMonline.

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