• Running Diary: Lakers 116 | Jazz 108

    Running Diary: Lakers 116 | Jazz 108
    Below is a running diary of the Lakers’ game against the Utah Jazz, taking you through game day from start to finish.
  • Recap: Anthony Davis Leads Lakers To Win Over, Jazz, No. 1 Seed In Western Conference

    Recap: Anthony Davis Leads Lakers To Win Over, Jazz, No. 1 Seed In Western Conference
    With Anthony Davis pouring in 42 points to go along with 12 rebounds, the Los Angeles Lakers defeated the Utah Jazz 116-108 in their third seeding game. With the win, the Lakers clinched the No. 1 seed in the Western Conference for the first time since the 2009-10 season.
    After a disappointing showing against the Toronto Raptors, Davis came out of the gate aggressive, shooting the ball nearly every time down. Rudy Gobert was able to keep him in check as Davis missed his first handful of shots.He
  • Lakers News: Frank Vogel Anticipated Defense To Be Ahead In NBA Restart

    Lakers News: Frank Vogel Anticipated Defense To Be Ahead In NBA Restart
    The Los Angeles Lakers struggled to make shots in both seeding games as the NBA restart began at Walt Disney World.
    While the defense allowed them to overcome their offensive shortcomings in a 103-101 victory over the L.A. Clippers, the Toronto Raptors comfortably defeated the Lakers 107-92 while taking advantage of their sloppy shooting on Saturday.The defending champions kept Laker stars LeBron James and Anthony Davis at bay throughout the game and the duo scored only 34 points combined. James
  • LeBron James Stresses ‘Health Is Wealth’ As Lakers Approach Clinching No. 1 Seed

    LeBron James Stresses ‘Health Is Wealth’ As Lakers Approach Clinching No. 1 Seed
    Despite some rocky play through the first two seeding games, the Los Angeles Lakers sit at 50-15 and are just one win away from clinching the Western Conference’s No. 1 seed.LeBron James has not looked like himself through the entirety of scrimmages and seeding games, but could be simultaneously still getting back into rhythm while preserving himself for more important games.Within the Walt Disney World bubble, having the No. 1 seed is simply a designation that comes with slightly more fav
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  • Jazz Vs. Lakers Game Preview & TV Info: Looking To Rebound After Tough Loss

    Jazz Vs. Lakers Game Preview & TV Info: Looking To Rebound After Tough Loss
    The Los Angeles Lakers look to rebound from a poorly-played loss to the Toronto Raptors when they take on the Utah Jazz in a potential playoff preview.Although so much can change between now and the NBA Playoffs beginning, the Jazz currently hold the Western Conference’s No. 5 seed. With L.A. on the verge of clinching the top seed in the conference, a Jazz-Lakers series could come in the second round.Because of this, and for seeding purposes, both teams should be giving their all in this m
  • Lakers Video: Kyle Kuzma’s Birthday Party Shared In JaVale McGee’s Vlog

    Lakers Video: Kyle Kuzma’s Birthday Party Shared In JaVale McGee’s Vlog
    In the ninth installment of JaVale McGee “Life in the Bubble” vlog, the Los Angeles Lakers center shares a number of things with the fans. From Kyle Kuzma’s birthday party to the Lakers first scrimmage to a story about McGee’s cousin, the series continues to bring insightful behind the scenes moments to fans.The latest video begins with McGee running into Alex Caruso and JR Smith as the three are all getting breakfast on the morning of the team’s first scrimmage ag
  • Lakers vs. Jazz: Three Things to Know (8/3/20)

    Lakers  vs. Jazz: Three Things to Know (8/3/20)
    Lakers take on the Jazz.
  • Danny Green: Trail Blazers Toughest First-Round Matchup For Lakers

    Danny Green: Trail Blazers Toughest First-Round Matchup For Lakers
    With the Los Angeles Lakers having all but secured the top seed in the Western Conference, focus may soon shift to the bottom half of the standings and playoff picture.The Memphis Grizzlies currently hold possession of the eighth seed, but hot on their heels are the San Antonio Spurs and Portland Trail Blazers. A little further back, but still in the picture, are the New Orleans Pelicans and Sacramento Kings.
    The Spurs, Trail Blazers, Pelicans and Kings each are within 3.5 games of the Grizzlies
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  • Lakers Rumors: Frank Vogel Received Votes For Coaches Association Coach Of The Year

    Lakers Rumors: Frank Vogel Received Votes For Coaches Association Coach Of The Year
    Every year, prior to the actual Coach of the Year Award handed out by the NBA, the Coaches Association picks their own winner, or in the case of the 2019-20 season, winners. This award is unique because it’s voted on by only the 30 NBA head coaches, meaning there is some prestige to win it.Los Angeles Lakers head coach Frank Vogel did not win but did receive votes. Of the 30 head coaches in the league, eight received at least one vote for the award, with Milwaukee Bucks’ Mike Budenho
  • Lakers News: Anthony Davis Learning Patience From LeBron James

    Lakers News: Anthony Davis Learning Patience From LeBron James
    When the New Orleans Hornets selected Anthony Davis with the first overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft, he had to take on a leadership role rather quickly. As is the case with most teams picking early in the draft, the Hornets (now the Pelicans) didn’t have much talent, let alone veteran presence.The team struggled, making the playoffs only twice during Davis’ tenure, falling to the Golden State Warriors during both runs. Davis, drafted out of the University of Kentucky, was used to h
  • NBA Rumors: Several Plans Being Considered For 2020-21 Season

    NBA Rumors: Several Plans Being Considered For 2020-21 Season
    When the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic reached the NBA in March, requiring the season to be suspended, there was no telling if or when play was going to resume.
    After multiple months passed, the NBA and NBPA agreed to a restart in a bubble environment at Walt Disney World. It required a balance between number of teams participating and player health and safety.
    So the NBA invited 22 teams, titled in favor of more Western Conference teams due to the race for the No. 8 playoff seed being more co
  • Lakers News: Frank Vogel Prepared To ‘Win Ugly’ In Seeding Games

    Lakers News: Frank Vogel Prepared To ‘Win Ugly’ In Seeding Games
    The circumstances surrounding the NBA restart are unlike any the sports world has ever seen. The path for the Los Angeles Lakers to win their 17th championship will be an even more difficult one as head coach Frank Vogel and his team are faced with an uphill climb.
    Beyond the environment challenges with the Walt Disney World bubble, the Lakers are without starter Avery Bradley as he opted out of returning and key reserve Rajon Rondo until some point in the playoffs.Additionally, the Lakers have
  • Lakers News: Larry Nance Jr. Recalls Learning From Kobe Bryant, LeBron James

    Lakers News: Larry Nance Jr. Recalls Learning From Kobe Bryant, LeBron James
    Since LeBron James entered the NBA in 2003, either he or Los Angeles Lakers icon Kobe Bryant has been at the top of the league. Because of this, it’s rare that players would get a chance to play with both of them.However, Larry Nance Jr. is part of that elite group, playing with Bryant during his farewell tour, and having James as a teammate the second half of the 2017-18 season. Although Nance only got a short amount of time with both, it’s clear that he picked up some valuable less
  • Jared Dudley Explains Connecting With All Players On Lakers Roster

    Jared Dudley Explains Connecting With All Players On Lakers Roster
    Although the restrictions placed in response to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic provided its own set of challenges for the Los Angeles Lakers during the quarantine period, it appears maintaining the team’s rapport was not one of them thanks to the efforts of Jared Dudley.
    He has thrived in mentorship role during the season and that contributed to the Lakers developing strong team chemistry during a tough year for the franchise both on and off the court.The veteran recently received hig
  • Lakers News: JaVale McGee Believes Players Have ‘More Of A Voice’ In NBA Restart

    Lakers News: JaVale McGee Believes Players Have ‘More Of A Voice’ In NBA Restart
    The Los Angeles Lakers have officially gotten back to work as they are two seeding games into the NBA restart at the Walt Disney World bubble.
    Although the focus for the past few weeks and moving forward be on basketball’s return, the NBA has been working in conjunction with the players on how to best approach raising awareness and taking action against social injustices, particularly issues plaguing the Black community.
    Several players were concerned that playing would overshadow the ongo
  • Lakers News: Dwight Howard’s ‘Breathe Again’ Focusing On Financial Literacy, Agriculture

    Lakers News: Dwight Howard’s ‘Breathe Again’ Focusing On Financial Literacy, Agriculture
    Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard was one of the last NBA players to decide on whether or not he would be joining his team in the Walt Disney World bubble.When announcing that he would be with the Lakers in Orlando, Howard also added that is donating his salary to the “Breathe Again” initiative he started with the goal of educating African-American youth in Atlanta.The noble act by Howard is his way of being able to play basketball with his team while also remaining focused on
  • Lakers News: LeBron James Embraced ‘Road’ Setting Against Raptors

    Lakers News: LeBron James Embraced ‘Road’ Setting Against Raptors
    LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers are still adjusting to the new reality that comes with playing without fans in the stands for games inside the Walt Disney World bubble.
    The NBA put in an enormous amount of effort to give the Orlando setting a sense of the same atmosphere that fans would normally create in jam-packed arenas. The designated home team has its branding and characteristic slogans displayed on the digital boards surrounding the court with team-specific music, chants and crowd
  • Postgame Notes: Lakers vs. Raptors (8/1/20)

    Postgame Notes: Lakers vs. Raptors (8/1/20)
    The Lakers were unable to topple the defending champion Raptors, losing the game 107-92
  • Frank Vogel: Raptors Were ‘Good Test’ For Lakers

    Frank Vogel: Raptors Were ‘Good Test’ For Lakers
    The Los Angeles Lakers lost 107-92 to the Toronto Raptors in their second seeding game in another matchup marred by offensive struggles.
    The Lakers defeated the L.A. Clippers last Thursday with the defensive effort making up for their shortcomings on the other end of the court. But Toronto, the defending champions who have been perennially underrated after losing Kawhi Leonard in free agency, took advantage of the Lakers’ poor shooting and were in control for the majority of the game.
    The
  • Lakers News: Anthony Davis Focused On ‘Right Reads’ To Combat Raptors’ Double-Teams

    Lakers News: Anthony Davis Focused On ‘Right Reads’ To Combat Raptors’ Double-Teams
    The Los Angeles Lakers defense was solid in a loss to the Toronto Raptors, but their offense just couldn’t get it clicking against one of the NBA’s best defenses.The main target of that defense was Anthony Davis, who struggled mightily, finishing with just 14 points on only 2-for-7 shooting. Coming off a 34-point showing against the L.A. Clippers where he looked completely unstoppable, the game was a major dropoff for Davis, as he could never get it going.Only taking seven shots woul
  • Lakers News: LeBron James Calls Raptors ‘Great Team’ Even Without Kawhi Leonard

    Lakers News: LeBron James Calls Raptors ‘Great Team’ Even Without Kawhi Leonard
    While the Los Angeles Lakers got off to an encouraging start with a win over the L.A. Clippers in their first seeding game, they were once against stifled by the Toronto Raptors, 107-92.
    The Raptors have been one of the surprise teams of the NBA this season as they managed to overcome the loss of Kawhi Leonard in free agency by proving they are still a force to be reckoned with.A combination of lockdown defense, constant ball movement, and All-Star play from both Kyle Lowry and Pascal Siakam pro
  • Lakers News: Danny Green Declined Offer To Receive Raptors Championship Ring In Bubble

    Lakers News: Danny Green Declined Offer To Receive Raptors Championship Ring In Bubble
    Before Danny Green and assistant coach Phil Handy came to the Los Angeles Lakers last summer, the two were together on the Toronto Raptors.
    They were part of the franchise’s first-ever championship and a 2018-19 team that was a silent juggernaut. Led by Kawhi Leonard, many did not realize just how incredible the Raptors were until they had already won the title.Immediately after winning, however, Leonard, Green and Handy left for Southern California. Leonard did so to sign with the L.A. Cl
  • Lakers News: Frank Vogel Seeking ‘Bigger Roles’ For Alex Caruso, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

    Lakers News: Frank Vogel Seeking ‘Bigger Roles’ For Alex Caruso, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope
    Down two of their main rotation guards in Avery Bradley and Rajon Rondo, the Los Angeles Lakers were in need of players to step up. Head coach Frank Vogel inserted Kentavious Caldwell-Pope into the starting lineup, and more is expected of Alex Caruso, along with Kyle Kuzma and Dion Waiters.
    Though Caldwell-Pope hasn’t been great in the Lakers’ first two seeding games, Caruso and the rest of the bench unit have stepped up in a major way. Despite the Lakers falling short against game t
  • Running Diary: Raptors 107 | Lakers 92

    Running Diary: Raptors 107 | Lakers 92
    Below is a running diary of the Lakers’ game against the Toronto Raptors, taking you through game day from start to finish.
  • Recap: Lakers Shut Down By Stout Raptors Defense In Seeding Game

    Recap: Lakers Shut Down By Stout Raptors Defense In Seeding Game
    The Los Angeles Lakers’ second seeding game did not go as well as their first as they lost to the Toronto Raptors, 107-92.
    The Lakers came out flat on both ends to start, settling for tough jumpers while the Raptors were able to capitalize on their looks to earn an early 13-0 lead. JaVale McGee managed to convert on a tough shot over Marc Gasol to get Los Angeles their first bucket, but the team continued to struggle from the field.
    The purple and gold eventually found their rhythm after s
  • Frank Vogel: Lakers Embracing Adversity While Keeping Focused

    Frank Vogel: Lakers Embracing Adversity While Keeping Focused
    With LeBron James returning from injury, the addition of superstar Anthony Davis and a new head coach in Frank Vogel, there was a ton of pressure on the Los Angeles Lakers before they ever touched the floor together.But to say this season has been a roller coaster would be the understatement of the century. From their preseason trip to China all the way to the season being postponed and now restarted in the Walt Disney World bubble in a way that has never been done in sports history, the team ha
  • Lakers Rumors: LeBron James, Anthony Daivs Prefer Not To Have Shootaround

    Lakers Rumors: LeBron James, Anthony Daivs Prefer Not To Have Shootaround
    With the NBA’s restart underway at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, the Los Angeles Lakers have officially resumed their pursuit of the franchise’s 17th championship.
    The Lakers have been the best team in the Western Conference all season, becoming the first to win 50 games when they defeated the L.A. Clippers in their opening seeding game on Thursday night. Led by LeBron James and Anthony Davis, the Lakers look as focused as ever, picking up right where they left off before th
  • Lakers vs. Raptors: Three Things to Know (8/1/20)

    Lakers  vs. Raptors: Three Things to Know (8/1/20)
    L.A. faces Toronto in their second seeding game.
  • Raptors vs. Lakers Game Preview & TV Info: Looking To Clinch No. 1 Seed In Western Conference

    Raptors vs. Lakers Game Preview & TV Info: Looking To Clinch No. 1 Seed In Western Conference
    After a thrilling victory in their opening seeding game on Thursday night, the Los Angeles Lakers can officially clinch the Western Conference’s No. 1 seed with a win over the Toronto Raptors.
    Though, that also can be secured by way of the L.A. Clippers losing to the New Orleans Pelicans. Their matchup tips-off at 3 p.m. PT.If it is left in the Lakers’ hands, wrapping up the best record in the West may far easier said than done, as the Raptors are one of the NBA’s most efficien
  • Lakers News: LeBron James Emphasizes Defense Amid Search For Offensive Rhythm

    Lakers News: LeBron James Emphasizes Defense Amid Search For Offensive Rhythm
    Despite the four-month break from competitive basketball, the Los Angeles Lakers showed their defense remains elite in the 103-101 victory over the L.A. Clippers on Thursday.
    Head coach Frank Vogel did have to tinker with the rotation as his team struggled offensively in the second half, squandering a 14-point lead. He eventually switched to a small-ball lineup by moving Anthony Davis to the center position.
    The adjustment prompted the Lakers to bounce back from the skid. And while Davis ended u
  • Lakers News: Dwight Howard, JaVale McGee Attended Mavericks-Rockets Seeding Game

    Lakers News: Dwight Howard, JaVale McGee Attended Mavericks-Rockets Seeding Game
    NBA seeding games within the Walt Disney World bubble are unlike anything that has ever been seen before. Even watching on TV provides a unique experience for the fan.In order to alleviate some of the emptiness in the crowd, the NBA has allowed other players to sit while physically distanced in the stands and watch. It was an option that many took advantage of to watch LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers face the L.A. Clippers.Some of the players in the crowd for the Lakers’ win over t
  • NBA Rumors: ‘Combine HQ’ Platform To Aid Teams In 2020 Draft Process

    NBA Rumors: ‘Combine HQ’ Platform To Aid Teams In 2020 Draft Process
    While the eyes of NBA fans are set on Walt Disney World and the season restart, the eight teams not invited to the bubble are moving onto planning for their future.And that involves preparing for the 2020 NBA Draft which, as everything this season due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, will be carried out in a much different way this year. The draft, historically, has taken place during the conference finals.But with the four-month hiatus causing an organizational nightmare for the Associat
  • Lakers News: LeBron James Hopes NBA Made Colin Kaepernick ‘Proud’

    Lakers News: LeBron James Hopes NBA Made Colin Kaepernick ‘Proud’
    Prior to tipping off as part of the NBA restart, Los Angeles Lakers players and coaches and those from the L.A. Clippers took the knee next to one another during the national anthem to protest against racial inequality.Lakers All-Star LeBron James hopes the powerful gesture made former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick “proud.”Kaepernick’s kneeling while the national anthem is played has become a symbol of the fight for social justice.Protests in support of the c
  • Lakers News: Frank Vogel Praises Kyle Kuzma’s Defensive Commitment

    Lakers News: Frank Vogel Praises Kyle Kuzma’s Defensive Commitment
    Although it wasn’t the prettiest victory, the Los Angeles Lakers were able to start their seeding games off on the right foot by defeating the L.A. Clippers.Anthony Davis was incredible as expected, but the more important development was from Kyle Kuzma, who put together one of his best games of the season when L.A. needed it most. Lakers head coach Frank Vogel put his faith in Kuzma in the third quarter when the Lakers trailed by 11 points.Kuzma — along with Davis and Alex Caruso &m
  • NBA Rumors: Agreement On Increased Insurance Benefits For Restart

    NBA Rumors: Agreement On Increased Insurance Benefits For Restart
    While the NBA and NBPA were able to agree on a plan for a season restart inside a bubble environment at Walt Disney World, there were additional details that needed to be sorted out as well.
    One of those was player health, as getting back to live action after four months off raises the risk of injury due to the sudden stress and impact the body would have to endure. Several players voiced their concern about needing proper time to ramp up training and get their bodies right.The league looked to
  • Clippers-Lakers NBA Restart Game Produces Significant TNT Ratings Spike

    Clippers-Lakers NBA Restart Game Produces Significant TNT Ratings Spike
    When the NBA restart schedule was officially announced, the first night of seeding games inside the Walt Disney World bubble was headlined by the Los Angeles Lakers facing the L.A. Clippers.
    They represented the second half of a doubleheader, as Zion Williamson and the New Orleans Pelicans faced the Utah Jazz in the first overall seeding game that was played.Although there was an expectation both the Clippers and Lakers would have some rust and stretches of sloppy play — which manifested &
  • Dion Waiters Enjoyed Opportunity To Make Official Lakers Debut

    Dion Waiters Enjoyed Opportunity To Make Official Lakers Debut
    The Los Angeles Lakers — although far from perfect — were able to get a win over the L.A. Clippers in their first game of the NBA restart.Beyond just being the first seeding game at Walt Dinsey World, the matchup served as the official debuts for Dion Waiters and JR Smith. Smith only was able to notch seven minutes of playing time, but Waiters cemented himself as a regular rotation piece.
    In 21 minutes, Waiters scored 11 points on 5-of-10 shooting from the field. He also added three
  • Lakers News: DeMarcus Cousins Calls LeBron James NBA MVP

    Lakers News: DeMarcus Cousins Calls LeBron James NBA MVP
    One of the biggest storylines of the 2019-20 NBA season prior to the shutdown was the MVP race between Los Angeles Lakers All-Star LeBron James and the Milwaukee Bucks’ Giannis Antetokounmpo.
    Both players led their teams to the best records in their respective conferences, and they are among the championship favorites as the NBA restart is now underway. Antetokounmpo seemingly managed to secure the edge as the reigning MVP with an even more impressive showing this season.However, James ste
  • Lakers Youngsters Talen Horton-Tucker, Kostas Antetokounmpo & Devonate Cacok Continue Impressing

    Lakers Youngsters Talen Horton-Tucker, Kostas Antetokounmpo & Devonate Cacok Continue Impressing
    The Los Angeles Lakers are a roster packed to the brim with experience and veteran talent. In addition to a combined nine rings across the team, the group of players is also one of the oldest in the league.
    It is a significant adjustment for the Lakers, who were one of the youngest teams in the league the past few years. There are still some youngsters on their roster for the NBA restart, but only Kyle Kuzma, the lone remnant from the post-Kobe rebuild, has played meaningful minutes.
    Still, Lake
  • Lakers News: Small Lineup With Kyle Kuzma, Alex Caruso Credited For Turnaround

    Lakers News: Small Lineup With Kyle Kuzma, Alex Caruso Credited For Turnaround
    Midway through the third quarter of the a 103-101 win in the opening seeding game, the Los Angeles Lakers found themselves trailing the L.A. Clippers despite controlling much of the action up to that point.
    In response to the Clippers going on a run, Lakers head coach Frank Vogel subbed out Danny Green and JaVale McGee. The smaller lineup comprised of LeBron James, Alex Caruso, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Kyle Kuzma and Anthony Davis.James would eventually sit as well after a couple bad turnovers
  • Frank Vogel: Lakers Have ‘Long Way To Go’ Before NBA Playoffs

    Frank Vogel: Lakers Have ‘Long Way To Go’ Before NBA Playoffs
    The Los Angeles Lakers got off to a good start in the NBA restart on Thursday night. After a back-and-forth battle for much fo the game, the Lakers were able to fend off the L.A. Clippers in a matchup where both teams were clearly out of sync.Lakers head coach Frank Vogel had some success with certain lineups, but still saw a ton of sloppiness that turned a potential blow out into a tight game.However, a win is a win, and this particular victory nearly guaranteed that the Lakers would be the Wes
  • Lakers News: Anthony Davis, LeBron James Felt Regular Season Intensity In Clippers Restart Game

    Lakers News: Anthony Davis, LeBron James Felt Regular Season Intensity In Clippers Restart Game
    Prior to Thursday night, the last time the Los Angeles Lakers picked up a meaningful win was over the L.A. Clippers on a Sunday in early March. They were the designated road team, but like the 2019-20 season opener, plenty of Lakers fans filled Staples Center.
    Just as their two previous head-to-head meetings, the atmosphere and intensity mirrored that of a playoff matchup. So when the NBA unveiled its restart schedule for the Walt Disney World bubble, the Lakers and Clippers matching up on the f
  • Frank Vogel Credits JR Smith, Dion Waiters For Entering Lakers Playoff Rotation Picture

    Frank Vogel Credits JR Smith, Dion Waiters For Entering Lakers Playoff Rotation Picture
    The Los Angeles Lakers showed the rest of the league they are nearly in top form during their three scrimmages and again in a matchup with the L.A. Clippers as the NBA restart tipped off.
    LeBron James and Anthony Davis have looked just as dominant as they did during the regular season, while the rest of the rotation and bench have produced stretches of productive play as well.
    One of the brighter spots during the Lakers exhibition schedule was how well JR Smith and Dion Waiters performed. Both m
  • Postgame Notes: Lakers vs. Clippers (7/30/20)

    Postgame Notes: Lakers vs. Clippers (7/30/20)
    The Lakers notched their 50th win of the regular season with a 103-101 victory over the LA Clippers.
  • Lakers And Clippers Lock Arms, Kneel During National Anthem

    Lakers And Clippers Lock Arms, Kneel During National Anthem
    A powerful moment took place before the first seeding game between the Los Angeles Lakers and L.A. Clippers. Players and coaches from both teams as well as officials locked arms and took a knee together as the national anthem played.
    When there was concerns from players about coming back and finishing the season in Orlando, one of the major sticking points was the ongoing fight for social justice and racial equality. Many players hold this fight close to heart and did not want the message to be
  • Lakers Highlights: Anthony Davis Dominates, Bench Steps Up Against Clippers

    Lakers Highlights: Anthony Davis Dominates, Bench Steps Up Against Clippers
    The Los Angeles Lakers had quite the test in front of them in their first of eight seeding games as they faced off with the L.A Clippers. The game was full of runs from both sides, but in the end it was the Lakers coming out on top with a 103-101 victory.
    The victory put the Lakers on the verge of officially clinching the top spot in the Western Conference. With 6.5 games separating the teams in the standings, they now need just one more win or a Clippers loss to do so.
    While there were a lot o
  • Running Diary: Lakers 103 | Clippers 101

    Running Diary: Lakers 103 | Clippers 101
    Below is a running diary of the Lakers’ game against the LA Clippers, taking you through game day from start to finish.
  • Recap: Anthony Davis Leads Lakers To Win Over Clippers In First Seeding Game

    Recap: Anthony Davis Leads Lakers To Win Over Clippers In First Seeding Game
    Anthony Davis got the Los Angeles Lakers off to a strong start and they recovered from squandering an early lead to finish with a 103-101 win over the L.A. Clippers in a choppy first seeding game of the NBA restart. Davis led all scores with 34 points, but it was LeBron James who had the game-winning basket.
    Considered questionable heading into the day because of lingering discomfort as a result of being poked in the eye last weekend, Davis quickly went to work against the interior of the Clippe
  • Lakers Vs. Clippers Preview & TV Info: NBA Restart Tips-Off

    Lakers Vs. Clippers Preview & TV Info: NBA Restart Tips-Off
    The Los Angeles Lakers play their first meaningful game since March 10 on Thursday, taking on the rival L.A. Clippers in the first of eight seeding games to come inside the Walt Disney World bubble.
    With three scrimmages under their belt, the Lakers shift their attention to clinching the Western Conference’s top seed. They currently lead the Clippers by 5.5 games but trail the Milwaukee Bucks for the NBA’s best record by five games.When the Lakers inevitably secure the West’s t
  • NBA Rumors: Team Governors Allowed To Enter Bubble For Seeding Games, Playoffs

    NBA Rumors: Team Governors Allowed To Enter Bubble For Seeding Games, Playoffs
    As the NBA undergoes the most unique scenario in the history of their league, it’s important that everyone in the league maintains flexibility. New information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic could change the Walt Disney World bubble at a moment’s notice, and the league has to be prepared for any changes.In the beginning stages of the bubble, very few rules were been changed as players were still entering for the first time. However, the NBA has already shown their willingn

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