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Posted Tuesday 5/10/22 at 11:51PM EDT
When Winning Time co-creator Jim Hecht first pitched author Jeff Pearlman in 2014 about adapting his Showtime Lakers book, he...
Posted Wednesday 5/04/22 at 2:00AM EDT
HBO says that Sunday's episode of the Showtime Lakers series "hit another series-high" with 1.
Posted Tuesday 4/26/22 at 1:34PM EDT
One week after the Los Angeles Lakers legend demanded a retraction and apology, HBO released a statement firing back at...
Posted Monday 4/25/22 at 11:45PM EDT
Could Jerry West successfully sue Winning Time for defamation even with its "This series is a dramatization" disclaimer?
Every episode of HBO's Showtime Lakers series features the following disclaimer: “This series is a dramatization of certain facts and...
Posted Saturday 4/23/22 at 2:05AM EDT
"It nails Jerry Buss’ boldness, Magic Johnson’s smile, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar‘s aloofness," says longtime Los Angeles Times sports columnist Bill Plaschke...
Posted Tuesday 4/19/22 at 10:37PM EDT
The NBA icon and Los Angeles Lakers legend, via his attorneys, is calling for a retraction and apology within two weeks...
Posted Tuesday 3/08/22 at 2:48AM EST
"Winning Time showcases many of the most grating tendencies of McKay’s recent work," says Jack Hamilton of the HBO's Winning Time:...
Posted Thursday 8/01/19 at 7:47PM EDT
West went from Los Angeles Lakers player to head coach to general manger, building the team's 1980s dynasty.