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SACRAMENTO Kings coach Luke Walton says forward Jabari Parker has been cleared to end his self-isolation following a positive test for the coronavirus.Walton also spoke to Parker about handling himself in public after photos surfaced last week of the forward ...
Jul 2, 2020
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LOS ANGELES - LeBron James hit two free throws with 5.5 seconds to play, and Anthony Davis blocked Harrison Barnes' driving shot at the buzzer with both hands in the Los Angeles Lakers' 10th win in 11 games, 99-97, over former ...
Nov 16, 2019
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OFFICIALLY, it's an NBA first: Coaches successfully argued referees' calls on Saturday.Sacramento's Luke Walton became the first coach to win a challenge - a new option for coaches to use in the NBA this season - when he ...
Oct 6, 2019
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SACRAMENTO - The Sacramento Kings and the NBA have announced they are taking no action against Luke Walton after not finding enough evidence during an investigation into allegations that the coach sexually assaulted a woman.The team and league began a joint investigation ...
Aug 24, 2019
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SACRAMENTO, California - Hall of Famer Joe Dumars is back in the NBA, hired as a special adviser to Sacramento Kings general manager Vlade Divac.The Kings announced the hiring on Friday (Saturday, Manila time) of Dumars, the former president of basketball operations ...
Jun 22, 2019
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THE Sacramento Kings and the NBA began a joint investigation Thursday (Friday, Manila time) into allegations that coach Luke Walton sexually assaulted a woman.The Kings and the league said they will be looking into the accusations from a lawsuit filed this ...
Apr 26, 2019
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SACRAMENTO, California - A female sports reporter has accused new Sacramento Kings coach Luke Walton of sexual assault in a lawsuit.TMZ reported on Monday night (Tuesday, Manila time) citing legal documents that Kelli Tennant is suing Walton. TMZ reports that Tennant claims ...
Apr 23, 2019
THREE years ago, before the 2016-17 NBA season, Luke Walton signed on to be the head coach of the young core of the Los Angeles Lakers to provide the team some stability.While Walton and his raw Lakeshow made unexpectedly great ...
Apr 16, 2019
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SACRAMENTO - About five minutes after hearing Luke Walton had been dismissed as coach of the Los Angeles Lakers, Sacramento Kings general manager Vlade Divac called Walton's agent.Finalizing the deal that brought Walton to Sacramento as the Kings new coach didn' ...
Apr 16, 2019
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LUKE Walton will become coach of the Sacramento Kings, securing another NBA head coaching job just a day after parting ways with the Los Angeles Lakers following three losing seasons.The 39-year-old Walton was dismissed by the Lakers on Friday ...
Apr 14, 2019
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LOS ANGELES - Luke Walton is out as coach of the Los Angeles Lakers after three losing seasons.Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka announced Walton's departure on Friday (Saturday, Manila time), three days after the abrupt resignation of president of basketball ...
Apr 13, 2019
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JASON Kidd is eager to return to coaching at any level, and he is among the top candidates to take over at University of California while also being rumored to be in the mix to take over the head coaching job with ...
Mar 27, 2019
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LOS ANGELES - Doc Rivers denied rumors on Tuesday night that he's interested in leaving the Los Angeles Clippers to coach the Lakers.The LeBron James-led Lakers are 31-39 under coach Luke Walton, whose job status is widely believed ...
Mar 20, 2019
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LOS ANGELES - Los Angeles Lakers forward Brandon Ingram will miss the rest of the season after being diagnosed with a deep venous thrombosis in his right arm.The Lakers announced their decision on the former No. 2 overall draft pick Saturday (Sunday, ...
Mar 10, 2019
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EVERYTHING is fine within the Los Angeles Lakers camp as far as Luke Walton is concerned.The Lakers coach shot down rumors of tension between him and superstar LeBron James as the Lakers come out of the All-Star break outside the ...
Feb 19, 2019
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EL SEGUNDO, Calif. - And now the real season begins for the Los Angeles Lakers.At least that's what the fans of the 16-time NBA champions repeatedly have been told while Los Angeles missed the playoffs and finished with a losing ...
Apr 13, 2018
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LOS ANGELES - Kyle Kuzma and the Los Angeles Lakers easily could have surrendered to fatigue on the second night of a back-to-back late in the season against a team fighting for playoff positioning.Instead, the Lakers found the resolve to ...
Apr 5, 2018
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LOS ANGELES (AP) - Rookie Kyle Kuzma wasn't shy about what he expects from the Los Angeles Lakers over their final eight games."Win 'em all," Kuzma said.With Brandon Ingram back in the mix and a surging Julius Randle, ...
Mar 29, 2018
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MIAMI - Julius Randle got the Los Angeles Lakers started. Isaiah Thomas finished the job.And there is playoff talk in Lakerland.Thomas scored a season-high 29 points, Randle added 25 and the Lakers continued their improbable surge by shredding the Miami ...
Mar 2, 2018
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MIAMI - Isaiah Thomas still feels like there's time.He's four months away from free agency, the wheeling-and-dealing period where - the way things were looking a year ago - he would be signing a contract worth well over $100 million ...
Mar 2, 2018
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