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Ron Artest Claims He's Making as Much Money Doing Comedy Shows As He Would Playing Overseas

Before the NBA Lockout, Ron Artest already proved himself to be quite the funny guy when he tried his luck at the rap game and thanked his psychiatrist after winning the NBA Finals last season. Well not Ron Artest Metta World Peace is taking his jokes on tour during the lockout. Metta even told SI.com that the money he makes doing comedy is as much as he would make if he went to play overseas. -___-

Check out the a blurb from the interview he has with SportsIllustrated along with a clip from one of his stand up comedy acts. Continue reading Ron Artest Claims He's Making as Much Money Doing Comedy Shows As He Would Playing Overseas

Video: Shannon Brown and Monica Discuss Their Marriage,Family, and Wedding Plans

LA Laker guard Shannon Brown and wife/Grammy winning singer Monica recently sat down to taste appetizers for their upcoming wedding and shared with us their plans, their marriage, and family. The two seemed very much into each other and happy.

Check out the video of their interview here when you continue. Continue reading Video: Shannon Brown and Monica Discuss Their Marriage,Family, and Wedding Plans

Mike Brown Makes The Biggest Mistake Of His Lakers’ Coaching Career

I thought Mike Brown would at least wait until the season actually started to screw up. Thought it might be a few botched play calls or miscommunication with Kobe that would make me label him the biggest mistake in the Lakers’ franchise history.

Unfortunately for him, adding ex Pistons’ coach John Kuester to the mix was probably the worst offseason move he could have made.

Not only does Kuester have a spectacularly horrible recent resume with the Detroit Pistons, but his value as an assistant coach relies on his willingless to communicate with his players when something goes wrong within personnel. As far as Detroit fans and everyone else watching were concerned this past season, Kuester made a bad situation horrific with Richard ‘Rip’ Hamilton and seemed to lose the respect and ear of every teammate with a Pistons’ jersey on. Continue reading Mike Brown Makes The Biggest Mistake Of His Lakers’ Coaching Career

Gilbert Arenas Sues Lauren Govan For Her Appearance on Basketball Wives

If following Gilbert Arenas on twitter didn’t add entertain you enough, Gil is now taking the same role as Dwight Howard and Chris Bosh to make sure that his wife doesn’t share their personal life with the world. Lauren’s sister Gloria, fiance to Lakers Matt Barnes, has already started filming for the LA Basketball Wives and Arenas has stepped in. Continue reading Gilbert Arenas Sues Lauren Govan For Her Appearance on Basketball Wives

LA Lakers Look to Trade Pau Gasol for Timberwolve's Kevin Love

While the NBA lockout is not quite in effect just yet, teams are pushing for change for the upcoming season and the Lakers seem to be taking the quickest steps to bring them back to a championship style team.  After being swept by the Dallas Mavericks in the post season, it’s no surprise that change is due.

With the lack of heart from Pau Gasol in the playoffs due to “off court distractions”, Laker fans won’t be too surprise not to see him in a Lakers uniform next season. The rumor trades have it that Lakers are looking to get the #2 overall draft pick from the Timberwolves, Kevin Love for Pau Gasol. Continue reading LA Lakers Look to Trade Pau Gasol for Timberwolve's Kevin Love

Video: Shaquille O'Neal Retirement Press Conference

The quotatious and great Shaquille O’Neal held his retirement press conference at his home in Orlando,Fl. The big fella talks about his career, where the NBA stands without him, and what he’s doing as a retired NBA player.

If you were one of the few that missed it, check out the video and a few side notes when you read on. Continue reading Video: Shaquille O'Neal Retirement Press Conference