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Los Angeles Lakers’ Recruit Dwight Howard Says He’s Excited to Play Before Hollywood Celebrities (VIDEO)

Rachel Levy | October 2, 2012 - 7:51 pm

Everyone in Los Angeles, Calif. is hyped about the Lakers’ new recruit, point guard Dwight Howard.

But what gets the 6’11” athlete amped to be in L.A.?

“The celebrities at the games. Just the fans in general. I’ve been playing here, playing against the Lakers for 8 years now and every… More »

Maria Sharapova Is Engaged!

Celebuzz | October 22, 2010 - 12:33 pm

Sorry fellas, gorgeous tennis star Maria Sharapova is getting married.
The 23-year-old, three-time Grand Slam champ confirmed that she is engaged to L.A. Lakers player Sasha Vujacic.
The athletic pair first stepped out as a couple last November when they attended a U2 concert in Los Angeles.
No wedding plans have been… More »

Reese Witherspoon and Jake Gyllenhaal Are Ballers

Celebuzz | January 5, 2009 - 6:30 pm

Jake Gyllenhaal and Reese Witherspoon made a court-side appearance together Sunday night at the L.A. Lakers home game at the Staples Center.
Each wearing gray tops, the couple chowed down on nacho chips as the Lakers pummelled the Portland Trailblazers 100-86. It’s the Los Angeles team’s sixth consecutive victory, and 15th on their home… More »

Zac and Vanessa Have Basketball Jones

Celebuzz | December 17, 2008 - 3:10 pm

Zac Efron and Vanessa Hudgens obviously enjoy games. And apparently, some of them don’t involve naughty toys in plain brown wrappers.
The High School Musical stars and real-life couple had court-side seats (hey, celebrity status has its privileges) at the Staples Center in Los Angeles Tuesday night to see the Los Angeles Lakers host… More »

David Beckham and His Sons Are Hoop Fans

Celebuzz | December 1, 2008 - 3:59 pm

Soccer star and gay icon David Beckham treated his sons Brooklyn, 9, Romeo, 6, and Cruz, 3, to a L.A. Lakers basketball game at the Staples Center in downtown Los Angeles last night.
Cruz, who recently had a disappointing trip to see an absent Santa Claus at The Grove with his mom Victoria, got… More »