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Nick Young Comments on D’Angelo Russell, Video Incident

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Nick Young and D’Angelo Russell haven’t had the greatest relationship since the young point guard took and shared a video that put Young in Iggy Azalea’s doghouse. It was a major violation of the bro and teammate code and there was a lot of drama in the Lakers’ locker room down the stretch last year. It has been a very ...

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Nick Young ‘feeling comfortable’ he will remain on Lakers roster

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The Los Angeles Lakers shopped Nick Young around this summer and went out and signed his replacement in Lou Williams. But according to Mark Medina of the Los Angeles Daily News, Young will likely remain on the Lakers roster at the start of the season. Lakers forward Nick Young recently met with general manager Mitch Kupchak, according to league sources familiar with the ...

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Lakers have decided not to trade Nick Young

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The Los Angeles Lakers were reportedly searching for a trade partner that would take Nick Young off of their hands to clear some cap space up, but have decided against moving him. According to a report from Bill Oram, Young will be back with the Lakers during the 2015-16 season, and will be given every chance to prove himself once ...

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Nick Young proposes to rapper Iggy Azalea on 30th birthday

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Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young ensured he would have memorable 30th birthday. Young celebrated with some balloons and a carnival, and then popped the question to his girlfriend, Iggy Azalea, who said yes. She said yes. It’s over man. I’m getting married! A photo posted by Nick Young (@swaggyp1) on Jun 2, 2015 at 12:30am PDT Swaggy P celebrated his birthday ...

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Nick Young calls Steven Adams a ‘sneaky, dirty player’ after ejection

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Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young called Steven Adams a “sneaky, dirty player” after he was ejected for throwing a forearm at the Oklahoma City Thunder center. Early in the fourth quarter of the Thunder’s 104-103 win Friday night ,Young hit Adams in the throat with his forearm, which led to a flagrant foul 2 and an ejection with 11:03 left. “I lost my mind a little ...

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Nick Young ejected after throwing elbow to throat of Steven Adams

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Los Angeles Lakers forward Nick “Swaggy P” Young was ejected from Friday night’s game against the Oklahoma City Thunder for throwing elbows into the throat of center Steven Adams. After Adams irritated Young with a screen, Young tossed up several elbows.  He was assessed a Flagrant Foul 2, which is an automatic ejection.

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Nick Young makes ridiculous game winning three in OT

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On Friday night, all eyes were on Kobe Bryant as he climbed closer to surpassing Michael Jordan on the NBA’s all-time scoring list. But Nick Young stole the show with a game winning three pointer in overtime that gave the Los Angeles Lakers a 112-110 victory over the San Antonio Spurs. Watch the shot above

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Lakers’ Nick Young has torn thumb ligament

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Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young has a complete tear of the radial collateral ligament in his right thumb and could be sidelined for the start of the regular season. Dr. Steven Shin of the Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic will perform surgery on Young’s thumb on Monday. Young’s agent, Mark Bartelstein, told ESPN.com that he expects the injury to sideline the 29-year-old for ...

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Nick Young re-signs with Los Angeles Lakers

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The Los Angeles Lakers have re-signed small forward Nick Young, according to ESPN’s Jeff Goodman. Nick Young has agreed to remain with the Lakers, source told ESPN. — Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) July 11, 2014 Young’s deal is for four-years, $21.5 million, as TNT’s David Aldridge reported. Nick Young’s deal to remain in L.A. with the Lakers is $21.5 million over four ...

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Hawks showing interest in Nick Young

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The Atlanta Hawks have been searching to add some scoring to their bench, and they are beginning to look at one player in particular. According to a report from Dave McMenamin of ESPNLosAngeles.com, the Hawks are beginning to show interest in signing Nick Young. This would be one of the best destinations for Young, as he would be given the ...

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