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Shaq Attacks Sleep Apnea

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    Shaquille O’Neal is a retired NBA player. At 7 feet 1 inch tall and weighing 325 pounds, he is one of the heaviest players to have ever played in the league. O’Neal was drafted in 1992 as the first overall pick by the Orlando Magic. He won Rookie of the Year and played for the Magic for four years. After signing with the Los Angeles Lakers as a…

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Khole Kardashian and Lamar Odom’s Home Robbed

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By Andrew Scot Bolsinger The troubles of Khloe Kardashian and estranged husband Lamar Odom increased this week when their home in Tarzana, Calif. was robbed, according to the Los Angeles Times. Reports said the couple “momentarily reunited” on Monday to discover that at least a quarter of a million dollars in jewelry and goods were missing. The property was put up for sale following the couple’s high-profile split late last…

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Lamar Odom Gets Divorce Papers And Moves To Spain

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By: Stephanie Allen-Gobert Is there Life after Khloe Kardashian?…apparently so for the former Los Angeles Lakers star, Lamar Odom. He arrived in Spain to prepare for his upcoming season with Laboral Kutxa, a professional basketball team representing the Basque city of Vitoria-Gasteiz. A spokesperson for Laboral Kutxa told UsMagazine.com that Odom, 34, has been signed for two months with an option to extend to the end of the season. Odom…

Eddie Jordan to Take Over As Head Coach At Rutgers

Eddie Jordan to Take Over As Head Coach At Rutgers

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Eddie Jordan, a Los Angeles Lakers assistant coach who once led Rutgers to the Final Four, is close to taking over at his alma mater for Mike Rice, who was fired after video was released of him physically and verbally abusing players. A source told the Associated Press that Jordan, a Washington, D.C. native, is meeting Sunday with interim athletic director Carl Kirschner to finalize the language in the contract…

Lakers’ Kobe Bryant Out For Season With Torn ACL

Lakers’ Kobe Bryant Out For Season With Torn ACL

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Kobe Bryant, perhaps the best player of his generation, suffered a torn left Achilles tendon Friday night, ending his season and putting into question his Hall of Fame career. With tears in his eyes, the Los Angeles Lakers’ superstar confirmed the worst news to hit the team  in a season already full of heartbreaking disappointments. Bryant sustained the injury in his left leg in the fourth quarter of the Lakers’…

Is Kobe Bryant retiring?

Is Kobe Bryant Really Throwing In the Towel And Retiring?

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Reported by Malcolm Morrow Kobe Bryant is expected to make a decision as early as this summer on whether or not he will retire from the league or renew his contract when it ends after the 2013-2014 season. Kobe Bryant has played for the Los Angeles Lakers for the past 17 seasons and has amassed five championship rings and numerous accolades, nicknames, titles, and broken records. Bryant has been hinting…

Aretha Franklin Is Tickled At Beyonce’s Lip-Synching Controversy 

Aretha Franklin Is Tickled At Beyonce’s Lip-Synching Controversy 

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Amidst all the lip-synching controversy, legendary diva Aretha Franklin rushed to Beyoncé’s defense Tuesday, saying she thought the “Single Ladies” singer did a beautiful job with the National Anthem at President Obama’s Inauguration. “When I heard the news this evening that she was pre-recorded I really laughed,” Franklin told ABC News. “I thought it was funny because the weather down there was about 46 or 44 degrees and for most…

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Former NBA Player Etan Thomas Gives Insights on the Lakers Coaching Circus

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Former NBA player Etan Thomas has some interesting insights into the silliness that has come to define the search for a new head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers.   It appears that the Lakers are doing all they can to ruin the last few years that Kobe Bryant has left: 1. It was reported that Mitch Kupchak called Phil Jackson in the middle of the night (after telling him that he…

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20 Yrs with HIV, NY Times Celebrates Magic Johnson’s Continuous Contributions

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A curtain falls on one act and rises on another. Such has been the continuous narrative for Magic Johnson, who 20-plus years after receiving what was feared to be an immutable death sentence is not only alive but seemingly larger than life. Through the years, Magic Johnson has had a social impact, long after he forged a friendship with Larry Bird. For the past few weeks Johnson has been featured…

So How Much Money Will Vanessa Bryant Receive In The Divorce Settlement?

So How Much Money Will Vanessa Bryant Receive In The Divorce Settlement?

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    The calculations are complete: Vanessa Bryant will probably receive a minimum of $75 million, in addition to spousal and child support, from a divorce settlement with her husband of ten years, Los Angeles Lakers star, Kobe Bryant, the L.A. Times reports. According to The Times, Vanessa’s mother revealed years ago that the couple does not have a prenuptial agreement. Kobe’s net worth has been estimated between 150-200 million…

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NBA Won’t Allow the Chris Paul Trade to Happen

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NBA commissioner David Stern killed the New Orleans Hornets’ trade of Chris Paul after several owners complained about the league-owned team dealing the All-Star point guard to the Los Angeles Lakers, league sources told Yahoo! Sports. Some owners pushed Stern to nullify the trade and that the Hornets be made to keep Paul on the roster for the foreseeable future, sources said. A chorus of owners were irate with the belief that the five-month…