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How Russell Westbrook, NBA Renaissance Man, Is Redefining the Role of Spokesman

Most professional athletes define their legacy exclusively by what they accomplish in the game. That doesn't work for Russell Westbrook.

Lakers’ Losing Streak Forces Taco Time-Out

With 2:05 left in the third quarter of a recent game at Staples Center between the Los Angeles Lakers and the visiting Oklahoma City Thunder, public address announcer Lawrence Tanter teases fans with tacos. If the Lakers win and hold their opponents under 100 points, the fans get a coupon for two free tacos at Jack in the Box.

Lakers Beat Heat…in Social Media

The Miami Heat can’t win anything. OK, the NBA Finals are far from over, with the Oklahoma City Thunder only leading the Heat one game to none, but the LeBrons have already come in runner-up as the league’s second-best social media team, according to social media benchmarking company Unmetric.