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Bad Nuggets Team + Worse Lakers’ Team = Awful Game

After getting blown out of Dallas by a good but far from great Mavericks’ team, the Lakers came home tonight to play the Denver Nuggets, a bad team, but not nearly as awful as are the Lakers. The result was … Continue reading

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The Lakers’ Win Over Houston Was Meaningless

All you fans now on the “streaking” LA Lakers’ bandwagon, not so fast! I never thought they would beat Houston on Wednesday night, but then again, no one knew until game time that the laughing man, Deee-Wignt Howard, would run … Continue reading

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Lakers’ One-Game Win Streak Ends Tonight in Houston

The Lakers doubled their season’s win total last night, beating the Hawks by a solid five points. For Atlanta, that represented an improvement of 28 points over their last game, a 127-94 loss to Cleveland. No one will ever confuse … Continue reading

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Lakers Now Two Games Into Second of Many Long Losing Streaks

After the sun and stars lined up just right for the Lakers to steal a victory from Charlotte last Sunday, they returned to reality two nights later in Memphis, losing a game that was slightly closer than anticipated, and followed … Continue reading

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Will the Lakers Win Second in a Row Tonight? Ever?

In the topsey-turvy NBA, with Houston losing to Golden State, Golden State losing to Phoenix, Memphis losing to Milwaukee, and the Lakers beating Charlotte all over the last three days, can anything happen? Can the Lakers win their second in … Continue reading

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“Dangerous” Lakers Make It Close, Hope For the Same Tonight

Amazingly, the LA Lakers kept last night’s game against the cross-court rival LA Clippers much closer than expected, and in the final 30 seconds, were within a point of a tie. But, despite the late heroics of Jeremy Lin, who … Continue reading

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Barely 1-0 Clippers To Face “Dangerous ” 0-2 Lakers

Following last nights all-to-close win over the hobbled Oklahoma City Thunder, the Clippers face their arena-mate LA Lakers, who have now been deemed “dangerous” by no less an expert on the subject than star power forward Blake Griffin. Kinda makes … Continue reading

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Out From Under the Sterling Yoke, the Clippers Are Ready!

After a tremendous regular season in which the Los Angeles Clippers repeated as Pacific Division Champions, they stumbled through an all too brief post-season, weighted down by the antics of now former owner Donald Sterling. Amid the threat of insurrection, … Continue reading

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More Disappointment For the Lakers and Byron Scott in Phoenix

In last night’s season opening 18-point loss to Houston, the Lakers’ defense was brilliant, compared to the non-existent effort put forth in their 20-point loss tonight in Phoenix. The Suns shot 54.9% from the floor, and a sizzling 50% (13-of-18) … Continue reading

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Lakers-Houston Post-Mortem: Lakers Far Worse Than Even I Thought

Pathetic, is all that I can say. Despite my opinion that the 2014-2015 Lakers are a bad team that will struggle to exceed last season’s 27-55 record, I thought that they would come out strong in their opener against Houston, … Continue reading

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Lakers Versus Houston Rockets Starts This NBA Season

The Lakers open the 2014-5 NBA season tomorrow evening at Staples Center against the Houston Rockets, one year and one day from last season’s first game in which they upset the Clippers, giving undue and unearned hope to the fans … Continue reading

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Nash Gone: Lakers Can Move On and Work on Their Future

In July of 2012, the Los Angeles Lakers completed a Sign-and-Trade deal with the Phoenix Suns that was to cause more disarray and havoc, and long-range damage, than could ever have been estimated by the Lakers’ brain trust who negotiated … Continue reading

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