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  1. close read
    Winning Time Was No Match for the Showtime Lakers LegacyThe series made some fascinating moves in its debut season, but in its final moments, it succumbed to the inertia of a preordained narrative.
  2. in conversation
    John C. Reilly Thinks Audiences Just Want to Be SurprisedHe’d do (almost) anything to oblige.
  3. chat room
    Winning Time’s Solomon Hughes Found a ‘Power Move’ to Unlock Kareem Abdul-JabbarIt had nothing to do with basketball.
  4. backstories
    How Winning Time Managed to Bottle the Magic of Showtime Lakers BasketballDirector Damian Marcano used a basketball trainer to the pros and a camera operator on Rollerblades to make it happen.
  5. chat room
    Winning Time’s Adrien Brody on Destroying Pat Riley’s Garage“They were very nervous with me on the roof with the chain saw, and I was like, ‘No, I got it.’”
  6. winning time
    Jason Clarke Is ‘Letting It All Hang Out’ As the Man Behind the NBA Logo“Jerry’s, in a way, out of his mind. He doesn’t know how to stop himself.”
  7. overnights
    Winning Time Recap: It’s Showtime!Winning Time is a captivating workplace drama starring employees with massive talent and egos.
  8. tv review
    Winning Time Certainly Puts on a ShowThe HBO series about the Los Angeles Lakers during the Magic Johnson era is flashy as hell, and purposefully so.
  9. sports
    Tall Men Bo Burnham, Jason Segel Cast in Basketball ShowAn untitled HBO series about the 1980s Los Angeles Lakers is providing Hollywood’s tallest men with opportunity.
  10. scene report
    Fans and Artists Mourn Kobe Bryant Outside the Staples Center“It reminds you of how life works. It begins, and it ends. I feel sadness, especially being here.”
  11. little people big world
    Kevin Hart Asks Anthony Davis to ‘Get the F- - - Off’ of Him on Christmas DayLeBron James joined in on the lap-sitting as well.
  12. Watch Will Ferrell Escort Shaq Out of a Lakers Game as an Usher Named ‘Ted […] Will Ferrell donned a red security guard coat - complete with a namebadge reading “Ted Vagina” - at last night’s Lakers game and proceeded to […]
  13. last night on late night
    Last Night on Late Night: After Bridesmaids, Judd Apatow Is Traumatized by Sick WomenPlus: Kate Hudson reveals that her kids somehow take after Matthew McConaughey on our regular late-night roundup.
  14. black swans
    Kobe Bryant Asks Pau Gasol to Play More Like the Black Swan“He was always very nice. Very white swan. I need him to be black swan.”