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Nick Young got hot against the Jazz on Monday for a season-high 41 points with three boards, three assists and six 3-pointers on 14-of-23 shooting.

Luol Deng, Nick Young among lottery-bound vets contenders should target this summer

The irrepressible Nick Young is averaging 17.1 points for the Lakers. (Stephen Dunn/) “The Point Forward All-Stars” will have a new theme each week centered on a single shared trait that brings together the team members. This week: five veterans stuck on lottery teams who should seek greener pastures during the summer free agency period.  […]
Orange County Register Mar 24, 2014
Lakers' Young loses $100,000 in clothes, jewelry to robbers

Lakers' Young loses $100,000 in clothes, jewelry to robbers

EL SEGUNDO – Even after a rare win, one Laker suffered a big loss. Nick Young returned home from the Lakers 103-94 win over the Orlando Magic on Sunday to find his home burglarized. He estimated the robbers took about $100,000 worth of clothing and...

Lakers’ Nick Young has rare ‘Air Yeezy 2′ Nike sneakers stolen during home break-in

Nick Young had his house broken into during a Lakers game. (Noah Graham/) Nick Young poured in 26 points in a rare Lakers win on Sunday, only to find out that his home had been broken into during the game and that the thieves had made off with a valuable, beloved pair of sneakers designed […]

Lakers' Nick Young has about $100,000 in goods stolen from his home

The Sherman Oaks home of Lakers forward Nick Young was robbed Sunday night of almost $100,000 in goods, he said Monday.

Wizards’ Drew Gooden fined $15,000 for “clamping” Nick Young’s arm

Drew Gooden’s punishment for engaging in a late-game tussle with Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young didn’t end with the Wizards backup big man being assessed a flagrant foul penalty two and an automatic ejection during the Wizards’ 117-107 victory. The NBA fined Gooden $15,000 on Saturday for “committing an unnecessary act by clamping” Young […]    
Washington Post Mar 22, 2014

Wiz Insider: Wizards’ Drew Gooden fined $15,000 for “clamping” Nick Young’s arm

Drew Gooden’s punishment for engaging in a late-game tussle with Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young didn’t end with the Wizards backup big man being assessed a flagrant foul penalty two and an automatic ejection during the Wizards’ 117-107 victory. The NBA fined Gooden $15,000 on Saturday for “committing an unnecessary act by clamping” Young in an attempt “to throw him to the floor.” Read full article >>    

Video: NBA fines Wizards’ Drew Gooden for ‘clamping’ arm of Lakers’ Nick Young

The NBA fined Wizards forward Drew Gooden $15,000 for his role in a late-game incident with Lakers guard Nick Young during Washington’s 117-107 road victory on Friday. Officially, Gooden was sanctioned for ”committing an unnecessary act” by “clamping” Young’s arm and “attempting to throw him to the floor.” The incident occurred with a little more than two […]
CSN Washington Mar 21, 2014

John Wall picks Nick Young's pocket, dunks on break (VIDEO)

How did John Wall say hello to former teammate Nick Young? By picking his pocket and taking the steal back for a dunk the other way. Watch here.
Orange County Register Mar 20, 2014
Lakers' Young eager to return to court Friday

Lakers' Young eager to return to court Friday

LOS ANGELES – Nick Young has a message for Lakers fans, those who might have felt pangs of sadness when he forecast earlier this week that the remaining games of this season could be his last with his hometown franchise. “I want to be here,”...

Nick Young expects to return Friday from knee injury

Nick Young said he expects to play Friday night when the Lakers (22-45) host the Washington Wizards (35-22).

Injury update: Young, Hill set to return

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. -- After a season ravaged by injuries to the entire roster, the Los Angeles Lakers are finally finding a light at the end of the tunnel. Both Nick Young and Jordan Hill will both be available to play when the Lakers host the Washington Wizards on Friday, according to coach Mike D'Antoni. Young has missed 17 of the Lakers' last 18 games because of a non-displaced fracture of the patella and a bone bruise in his left knee. Hill has been out since Feb.

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