Did you miss the tweets of the week? Not to worry because Lakers Nation has you covered. Check out how Kobe Bryant is doing after his Achilles surgery and his progression in rehab. Mitch Kupchak discusses Lakers basketball operations, and LeBron James continues to make history in the NBA Finals against the San Antonio Spurs.
Plus, Jason Kidd retires. Check out his rather impressive resume below. Enjoy!
1. Congrats on a successful career Jason Kidd. We’ll miss you.
BREAKING: Jason Kidd retires. Kidd’s storied career: 2011 NBA Champ, 10-time All-Star, 5-time All-NBA 1st team, 2nd most assists in history.
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) June 3, 2013
2. You have to love statistics in basketball.
LeBron James averaged .322 win shares per 48 minutes this season, the highest mark in 40 years!
— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) June 5, 2013
3. LeBron makes history game one of the NBA Finals against the Spurs.
LeBron ties Larry Bird for 4th most playoff triple doubles all-time.
— chris palmer (@ESPNChrisPalmer) June 7, 2013
4. Will LeBron ever break this record?
LeBron James has 3 triple-doubles in his NBA Finals career. Only Magic Johnson has more with 8.
— ESPN Stats & Info (@ESPNStatsInfo) June 9, 2013
5. Oh really? What do you guys think?
Dennis Rodman says LeBron James would be an average player if he played in the late ’80s or early ’90s bit.ly/13ijT5e
— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) June 7, 2013
6. Jay-Z is always making moves.
Durant to Join Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Agency?: Jay-Z’s upstart sports agency has received another big boost, as a … bit.ly/13jTJih
— HOOPSWORLD (@HOOPSWORLD) June 8, 2013
Mavericks owner Mark Cuban awards $100K grant to SMU to study flopping in the NBAd-news.co/lOH3A
— Dallas Morning News (@dallasnews) June 7, 2013
8. Robert Horry number one?
Metta World Peace greatest players of all time list. .Robert Horry JordanRusselKobeRodman 5 rings or better are my qualifications
— Metta World Peace (@MettaWorldPeace) June 9, 2013
9. Great to see that Kobe is back on his feet. Will he be back on opening day?
— Kobe Bryant (@kobebryant) June 4, 2013
10. We hope to see some good moves happen during this off-season.
GM Mitch Kupchak goes over the current happenings in the basketball operations office: on.nba.com/15KRrLB
— Los Angeles Lakers (@Lakers) June 5, 2013
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