After Whining About It, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Will Get A Statue At The Staples Center

Last year, the Lakers unveiled a life-sized bronze statue of Jerry West outside the Staples Center, joining other L.A. sports luminaries Magic Johnson, Chick Hearn, Wayne Gretzky, and Oscar De La Hoya. But one Lakers legend was nonplussed. Kareem Abdul-Jabbar asked the Sporting News, as politely as he could, where's »8/27/12 6:35pm8/27/12 6:35pm

In New Book, Shaq Explains How Kobe's Sexual Assault Charges Destroyed The Lakers

Shaq Uncut: My Story, the Diesel's new autobiography written with noted Around the Horn personage Jackie MacMullan, comes out November 15 and it dropped on our desk today. There's some juicy stuff in there, most obviously about the beef between Shaq and Kobe. We had always known that the feud took a turn for the worse… »10/31/11 2:25pm10/31/11 2:25pm