The NBA and Adidas will unveil an all-new NBA uniform tomorrow at the NBA Store in New York City. Fans will also get to meet players like Dwight Howard, Brook Lopez, Wilson Chandler, Jordan Farmar and Toney Douglas. The jerseys will be worn by all 30 teams next season and they will be exposed to the public at 10:30 EST. So if any Nation members are in New York, head over to 5th Avenue tomorrow, see former Laker Jordan Farmar and the new NBA jerseys.
The Latest on the Lakers
Pau Gasol took the summer off and decided to rest his body in order to be fresh for a three-peat run. Gasol skipped the FIBA World Championships, but he is ready to go and ready to help the Lakers win a third title. [Lakers.com BasketBlog]
Ron Artest has an intriguing trade proposal, he wants to trade the San Diego Chargers for the Los Angeles Clippers. Artest wants the “un-popular” Clippers to go to San Diego, and wants the Chargers to play in Los Angeles. [Hoopsnotes]
Will Andrew Bynum be an all-star next year? Players like Amare Stoudemire and Yao Ming have either moved out East or will be limited in playing time. With his competition gone, Bynum will most likely be playing with “West” on his chest. [ESPN Los Angeles]
The Latest on the NBA
Scottie Pippen says he would never trade Joakim Noah for Carmelo Anthony. A bold statement by the former Bull. [ESPN Chicago]
Mo Williams considered retiring from the NBA after LeBron left. [Sporting News]
The home of the Sacramento Kings was called “Arco Arena,” but soon the word “Arco” will be taken off. The partnership between the Kings and Arco oil will expire in February. [Hoopsnotes]
Number 27 in Dime Magazine’s list of Top NBA Go-To-Players is…[Dime Magazine]
Big props to Justin Timberlake for representing Lakers Nation!
He knows who the “real” champs are.