Andy and Brian Kamenetzky on the Los Angeles Lakers, the NBA, pop culture, and anything else coming to mind. The Kamenetzky's have covered the Lakers for over a decade, for ESPN.com, ESPN Radio and the L.A. Times. They are frequent contributors to Lakers coverage on Spectrum Sportsnet, as well as The Athletic.
What's the line between responsible, respectful coverage of the first anniversary of Kobe Bryant's death and engaging in something more exploitative of his memory, serving content creators more than audiences? Plus, the Lakers are rolling at the quarter pole. Any nits to pick?
James Harden is heading to Brooklyn in a blockbuster trade, to become teammates with Kyrie Irving, who isn't there... and oh by the way, the league is being hit hard by COVID-related game postponements. Quite a Wednesday in the Association!