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Theo Ratliff

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  • Caught in the Web: Reactions to Lakers' 107-97 victory over Denver Nuggets

     
    --The Times' Mike Bresnahan credits the Lakers' balance in their 107-97 victory Friday over the Denver Nuggets. --The Denver Post's Chris Dempsey highlights the Nuggets' inability to limit the Lakers inside. --The Orange County Register's Kevin Ding...
  • Caught in the Web: Lakers prepare for Utah Jazz

     
    --The Times' Broderick Turner says the Lakers' defense is better than what Jerry West and Phil Jackson suggest. --The Orange County Register's Janis Carr details Matt Barnes' rehab efforts, including shooting after Sunday's practice. Carr also focuses...
  • Jerry West's criticism leaving the Lakers defensive

     
    The words Jerry West spoke about the Lakers' defense and age four days ago reverberated around the team's practice facility Monday in El Segundo. Kobe Bryant claimed ignorance about West's comments and Phil Jackson appeared indifferent. As the keynote...
  • Theo Ratliff works nearly a full practice

     
    Lakers backup center Theo Ratliff participated in most of the team's practice Sunday in full-court, half-court and transition drills, Lakers Coach Phil Jackson said. It was the most practice time for Ratliff since he underwent arthroscopic surgery with...
  • Lakers' Game 7 NBA Finals victory over Boston provides many applicable lessons

     
    The on-court celebration, the Champagne bath and the glowing offseason that followed after the Lakers secured the 2010 NBA championship over the Boston Celtics are becoming a distant memory in Lakerland. Lakers guard Kobe Bryant said he hasn't watched a...
  • Sizing up who's tradable on the Lakers

     
    If it's not for basking in the Lakers' championship glory, a favorite blog activity among the comment threads seems to be the following whenever the Lakers lose: Sizing up trade scenarios involving a opposing team's player that just lit up the defending...
  • NBA Unscripted details Lakers' quest to three-peat

     
    Inside Staples Center, Lakers guard Kobe Bryant stood with a beaming smile. He had just gone through his fifth Laker championship parade and he was soaking everything in, ranging from the nostalgia he expressed in securing the 2010 NBA championship...
  • What the Lakers must address after the All-Star break

     
    The Lakers need to stop addressing their priorities on a sliding scale. Credit the team for not taking the bait on whether it could surpass the Chicago Bulls' 72-win season, set during the '95-'96 campaign. Even when the Lakers began the season with an 8-...
  • Caught in the Web: Reactions to Lakers' 104-99 loss to Cleveland Cavaliers

     
    Game stories --The Times' Broderick Turner highlights the Lakers' frustration following their 104-99 loss Wednesday to the Cleveland Cavaliers. --The Plain Dealer's Mary Schmitt Boyer details how the Cavaliers managed a Lakers upset. --The Daily News'...
  • Caught in the Web: Lakers enjoying the All-Star break

     
    --The Times' Mike Bresnahan highlights Dwight Howard avoiding questions about the Lakers. Bresnahan also explains why Kobe Bryant isn't worried about the team's play. --The Times' Broderick Turner details the medical timetables for Matt Barnes (who will...
  • Tackling the misperceptions of Lakers' flipping the switch mentality

     
    It's a soap opera that seemingly repeats the same storyline. The Lakers enter a season with an abundant amount of expectations and talent, go through adversarial struggles that tests the patience of the fans, media and team alike and then end up as...