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Jul 19, 2017
Hoops Hype
Even though Nick Young recently signed with the Golden State Warriors, he still has a soft spot for his former team: the Los Angeles Lakers. Young, who played for Cleveland High School in the valley and then at USC in college, spoke about his desire to eventually come back to Los Angeles in a recent interview (via O.C. Register): “I love L.A., I might be back and retire here one day. I’ll come back with Kobe, M.J. and LeBron … Aren’t they all getting everyone next year? I would have to change numbers.” Kyle Kuzma, a rookie for Los Angeles next season, was given No. 0 (previously...
Hoops Hype Jul 19, 2017
Nick Young on Lakers: 'I might be back and retire here one day'

Nick Young on Lakers: 'I might be back and retire here one day'

Even though Nick Young recently signed with the Golden State Warriors, he still has a soft spot for his former team: the Los Angeles Lakers. Young, who played for Cleveland High School in the valley and then at USC in college, spoke about his desire to eventually come back to Los Angeles in a recent interview (via O.C. Register): “I love L.A., I might be back and retire here one day. I’ll come back with Kobe, M.J. and LeBron … Aren’t they all getting everyone next year? I would have to change numbers.” Kyle Kuzma, a rookie for Los Angeles next season, was given No. 0 (previously...
Lake Show Life Jul 18, 2017

Los Angeles Lakers: Nick Young still loves L.A. despite lack of interest

The Los Angeles Lakers didn’t appear to have a lot of interest in shooting guard Nick Young this offseason. However, that hasn’t had any effect on his feelings toward the team. It was certainly an interesting few years with the Los Angeles Lakers for Nick Young. After a great start to his career in Los […] Los Angeles Lakers: Nick Young still loves L.A. despite lack of interest - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - A Los Angeles Lakers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Los Angeles Daily News Jul 17, 2017
Drew League: Nick Young discusses Lakers past, Warriors future

Drew League: Nick Young discusses Lakers past, Warriors future

The gesture usually serves just a photo opportunity. Otherwise the moment becomes forgettable perhaps except for the player holding his uniform. When Lakers rookie forward Kyle Kuzma displayed his No. 0 jersey at his introductory press conference as the team's No. 27 draft pick on June 29, however, the moment meant plenty to Nick Young.
CSN Bay Area Jul 15, 2017

Nick Young narrows Warriors jersey number to two options: 'Depends on...'

Nick Young wore No. 0 as a Laker. But Patrick McCaw owns that number on the Warriors. So on Saturday, the newest Warrior revealed his next choices...
CSN Bay Area Jul 10, 2017

Report: New Warriors guard Nick Young selling SoCal mansion

Warriors guard Nick Young has a new home in the Bay Area. His SoCal mansion is on the market...

Swaggy P, but any other name, a Warrior

That became Young’s pseudo-stage name during his four seasons with the Lakers. Asked what the nickname signifies, Young offered a wry smile and said softly, I’m a cool guy. The Warriors announced their signing of Young on Friday, as the moratorium on free-agent acquisitions ended. Young brings skills, no question — he’s averaged 12.0 points per game in his 10-year career, shooting 42 percent from the field. Another time, he attributed it to his stylish wardrobe, and he also has claimed some friends bestowed it on him as a compliment. At any rate, Young is not exactly known for...

NBA Free Agency: Warriors GM refuses to call Nick Young by nickname, 'Swaggy P'

Is Nick Young's move to Golden State the end of his alter ego as we know it?
The Bird Writes Jul 7, 2017
2017 NBA Free Agency: Nick Young was set to sign with Pelicans until last minute reversal

2017 NBA Free Agency: Nick Young was set to sign with Pelicans until last minute reversal

New Orleans and Golden State both expected Nick Young to sign in the Crescent City. Nick Young was oh so close to becoming a member of the 2017-18 New Orleans Pelicans roster. According to Zach Lowe on his latest podcast, both the Pelicans and the Golden State Warriors had an expectation that Young was going to wind up in New Orleans. “They were in on Nick Young. They thought they were going to get Nick Young and the Warriors thought New Orleans was going to get Nick Young until a last minute reversal.” The ultimate question, of course, is what the hell went wrong? Did Young have a...
Inquisitr Jul 7, 2017
NBA Free Agency 2017: Golden State Warriors Add Some Swag; Dubs Sign Nick Young & Omri Casspi

NBA Free Agency 2017: Golden State Warriors Add Some Swag; Dubs Sign Nick Young & Omri Casspi

Fresh from winning the NBA’s ultimate prize, the Golden State Warriors are not about to sit idle and allow other teams dethrone them. While other NBA teams have acquired players with superstar status, the Dubs quietly acquired two reliable veterans in Nick Young and Omri Casspi. According to Bleacher Report, Nick Young has agreed to a 1-year, $5.2 million deal to play with the Golden State Warriors. The acquisition of the former Los Angeles Lakers forward, also known as Swaggy P, gives the Dubs another reliable outside shooter and a passable defender. Young reportedly declined his $5.7...
CSN Washington Jul 6, 2017

Nick Young follows JaVale McGee as former Wizards player to sign with Warriors

The Golden State Warriors, winners of two of the last three NBA championships, added another player to their bench on Wednesday that is a familiar

Nick Young moves on to Warriors with one-year deal

Already well known for high-volume shooting, eclectic clothing and a taste for the spotlight, Nick Young took a step toward adding some bling to his "Swaggy P" image.Young on Wednesday agreed to a one-year deal worth $5.2 million with the Golden State Warriors with their mid-level exception, according to agent Mark Bartelstein.
Lake Show Life Jul 5, 2017

Los Angeles Lakers: Nick Young makes wise decision to join Warriors

Nick Young of the Los Angeles Lakers recently signed with the Golden State Warriors. Was this the right move for him? The Nick Young era with the Los Angeles Lakers has come to an end. After spending the past four seasons with the Lakers, Young will be moving on. This offseason, Young declined a player […] Los Angeles Lakers: Nick Young makes wise decision to join Warriors - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - A Los Angeles Lakers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
CSN Bay Area Jul 5, 2017

Agent provides rationale for Nick Young choosing Warriors: 'He met with...'

Over the last couple of days, Nick Young potentially joining the Warriors became a thing.On Wednesday morning, it became a reality.Young's one-year deal will
Los Angeles Times Jul 5, 2017

Former Laker Nick Young agrees to a contract with the Golden State Warriors

Swaggy P is going to Oakland. That’s where the Golden State Warriors play — and that’s where Nick Young will play after agreeing to a one-year, $5.2-million deal with the reigning NBA champions. Young’s agent, Mark Bartelstein, told ESPN of the deal Wednesday and confirmed it to the Associated...
NBA Free Agency News: Nick Young signs one-year, $5.2 million contract with Warriors, per report

NBA Free Agency News: Nick Young signs one-year, $5.2 million contract with Warriors, per report

The end of an era. Nick Young has a new home next season, but is staying in California after agreeing to a one-year, $5.2 million contract with the Golden State Warriors, reports Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN. Young declined his player option with the Los Angeles Lakers, passing up a guaranteed $5.7 million in favor of testing the free market. The Warriors decided to try their hand at Young as the type of veteran player , who had promising stretches as a three-point marksman before being benched through the latter half of the season. Young averaged 13.3 points per game while shooting 40.3...

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