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Jan
16
by JD at 9:03 PM
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My goodness, I miss Kobe.

LeBron should've played football. He is NOT GOAT.

RIP Jerry and Kobe.
Jan
08
by Helljumper at 4:40 PM
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There was some discussion on another topic about how bad the ESPN broadcasts are, and that got me thinking of how good our commentators are on Spectrum.

In particular, I just really love Stu Lantz.

Not to be morbid, but he’s getting up there in age, so I realized part of why I prefer Spectrum is because I want to hear as much of Stu as possible before he retires.

So just wanted to make this thread to give him his flowers and see how the rest of the fans feel about Stu.

He’s been the voice of the Lakers my whole life. He has great basketball intelligence and is one of the more unbiased announcers. When it’s justified, he’s not afraid to scathingly call out the Lakers, or give major props to the opposition. While he has some quirks that may have annoyed me in the past, at this point it’s mostly endearing.

Also love hearing some of his classic “Stu-isms”, those funny phrases that we’ve heard over the past several decades. At one point my friends and I were trying to compile a...
Dec
25
by JSM at 7:27 PM
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Deserves a thread...

and

a guaranteed contract on this team.
Dec
21
by LALakersFan4Life at 7:11 PM
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I know its only 1 game playing under Fiz. But does it seem the Lakers move the ball better that entire game offensively against the Bulls than most of the games playing under Frank?