Robert Flores To Nick Young: There's A 70% Chance You'll Miss

After Robert Flores ethered his girlfriend Iggy Azalea on SportsCenter, Nick Young should've just logged off. Instead, he went after Flores on Twitter, and even threatened—insofar as a Twitter-delivered threat from an NBA player to an ESPN personality can be considered a threat—to fight Flores. » 3/03/15 12:05am 3/03/15 12:05am

Nick Young Is Clapping Back At Robert Flores For Ethering Iggy Azalea

As Jigga's Law states, for every "Ether" there is an equal and opposite "Super Ugly" as the offended party seeks to redress their injuries in diss form. And while Iggy Azalea herself has henceforth been quiet about the smackdown ESPN's Robert Flores laid on her today, her boyfriend Nick Young has come out swinging. » 3/02/15 2:06pm 3/02/15 2:06pm

Nick Young's Near-Death Dolphin Tale Sounds A Lot Like A Kevin Hart Joke

On Tuesday, Lakers guard Nick Young told a harrowing story about a dolphin trying to kill him, but there's something odd about his tale: Young's near-death dolphin experience is quite similar to an old Kevin Hart joke. » 2/11/15 1:00pm 2/11/15 1:00pm

The Lakers Had Fun With Kobe Bryant Sitting Out

The Lakers ran the NBA-best Warriors out of the Staples Center, winning 115-105 even after taking their foot off the gas in the fourth, and they did it all without Kobe Bryant. And everyone not named Kobe Bryant seemed pretty darn happy about it. » 12/24/14 8:48am 12/24/14 8:48am

Kobe: "These Motherfuckers Ain't Doing Shit For Me" (VIDEO UPDATE)

The 6-16 Lakers are garbage and will likely continue to be garbage, but Kobe Bryant refuses to give up. His latest motivational tactic: Emotionally dismantling his teammates during practice. Getting yelled at by a champion will make you a champion, maybe. » 12/11/14 4:26pm 12/11/14 4:26pm

Why The Lakers' Brand Of Suck Matters

That Nick Young's return to the lineup would coincide with the Lakers' ascent from gonzo terribleness to bland mediocrity fits, really. Both because at every stop in his NBA career Nick Young has done whatever would annoy me the most, but also because "Swaggy P" is the basketball embodiment of a twee, boring,… » 11/20/14 2:07pm 11/20/14 2:07pm

Nick Young And Jordan Hill Briefly Make Being A Laker Seem Fun

Outside of the Philadelphia 76ers, there is no more depressing (although we find them more darkly hilarious) team in the NBA than the Los Angeles Lakers. That might be changing with the return of Nick Young, though, who has helped the Lakers to two straight wins after missing the team's 1-9 start due to injury. » 11/20/14 11:03am 11/20/14 11:03am

Nick Young Dressed Up As The Best Chappelle's Show Sketch

Let's take this opportunity to clarify something: The best Chappelle's Show sketch was Charlie Murphy's stories about Rick James. There's no need to be contrarian about this. » 10/31/14 5:00pm 10/31/14 5:00pm

Iggy Azalea's The New Classic: Not That Terrible, Not That Classic

Nick Young looks to be having the time of his life right now. The cocky L.A. shooting guard's style and humor were a bright spot for the struggling Lakers all season, and the artist otherwise known as Swaggy P finally made up for last month's hilarious premature celebration of a missed three, bowing out on a… » 4/22/14 9:27am 4/22/14 9:27am

Swaggy P Finally Converted That Extra Swaggy Layup

Back in December, Nick Young tried to swag his way through a 360 layup, and it went exactly how you thought it would. Since then, Swaggy P has just been biding his time, waiting for the perfect moment to uncork that same move and finally prove to all of us that he does indeed have that shot in his bag. » 4/14/14 1:32pm 4/14/14 1:32pm

This Is The Definitive Highlight Of Nick Young's Career

It should be noted that Swaggy P had a great game last night. In 19 minutes off the bench, he scored 20 points on 6-of-10 shooting and grabbed four rebounds. The Lakers also demolished the Knicks last night, scoring 51 points in the third quarter alone. So if there was ever a time for Swaggy to get cocky, this was… » 3/26/14 9:58am 3/26/14 9:58am

Someone Stole Nick Young's Yeezys

Swaggy P's Sherman Oak's home was burglarized Sunday evening and the crook(s) took close to $100,ooo worth of items, including jewelry and a pair of Nike Air Yeezy 2 sneakers. He was nonplussed. "I'm shocked they tried to get Swaggy." » 3/24/14 9:05pm 3/24/14 9:05pm

Swaggy P Swagged A Little Too Hard On This Layup

Kobe Bryant made last night in Los Angeles a memorable one. Just eight months after tearing his achilles tendon, the five-time NBA champion made his heroic return to the court and—-OH SHIT, HERE COMES SWAGGY P. » 12/09/13 9:44am 12/09/13 9:44am

This Nick Young Impression From Byron Scott and James Worthy Is Epic

So, this is just great. Former Los Angeles Lakers teammates Byron Scott and James Worthy were on Time Warner Cable Sportsnet prior to a Lakers game, when they were charged with doing their best Nick "Swaggy P" Young impression. Turns out, Swaggy P sounds exactly how we all expect Swaggy P to sound. » 12/04/13 2:10pm 12/04/13 2:10pm

Nick Young Takes Video Selfie While Crashing His Toboggan

The Los Angeles Lakers' Chinese tobogganing trip is the gift that keeps on giving. First, it allowed us to laugh at Chris Kaman's account of the very real dangers that come with tobogganing down the Great Wall of China, and now it's given us an even greater gift: Nick Young filming himself as he loses control of his… » 10/14/13 2:40pm 10/14/13 2:40pm

Woman Sues Nick Young For Alleged 2011 Rape; Cops Skeptical

A California woman has filed suit in Los Angeles Superior Court alleging that in 2011 Nick Young drugged her in a California bar, brought her back to his apartment and raped her. Young was a member of the Wizards at the time of the allegations. [Update: According to TMZ, the LAPD had dismissed her claims before she… » 5/16/13 1:35am 5/16/13 1:35am