Lakers Nation Week in Review: Jun. 1- Jun. 8

130427160849-dwight-howard-los-angeles-lakers-offseason-roundtable-single-image-cutAfter months and months of grueling basketball, the NBA Finals have finally tipped off. Even though this year’s series does not include the Los Angeles Lakers, fans are still excited to see which team will be crowned the 2013 champion.

As for the Lakers, their week was dominated by the continuing “Dwightmare” and other rumors regarding the team’s future. In addition, TNT analyst Charles Barkley had some harsh words for the Lakers and it is all part of this Week in Review.

Lakers Nation News:

“Jeopardy!” mocks Dwight Howard’s free throw shooting.

Kobe Bryant has already spoken to Howard about his future. 

Bryant hopes the Spurs’ success motivates the Lakers.

Charles Barkley does not believe Kobe can return as a dominant player. 

Barkley questioned Howard’s mental toughness.

Shaquille O’Neal lost a shooting contest to a two year old. 

Mitch Kupchak believes Mike D’Antoni will be flexible next season.

LeBron James said Duncan is this generation’s best player.

Kupchak is confident that Howard will re-sign with the Lakers.

Atlanta Hawks may face tampering charges for the Dwight and Chris Paul Ticket Ad.

Forbes names Kobe Bryant as the world’s third highest paid athlete.

Kobe Bryant tweets that he is now off his crutches.

Bryant talked to Phil Jackson about his Jordan comparison. 

Syracuse’s Brandon Triche scheduled a workout with the Lakers.

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