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The Lakers’ Victory Over the Denver Nuggets Was a Team Effort
May 4, 2021
Although center Nikola Jokic scored 32 points, the Los Angeles Lakers defeated the Denver Nuggets 93-89. Every Lakers player who checked into the game scored and five players scored in the double digits. ... read more »
The Return of LeBron James Brings Another Shift in Player’s Roles
May 1, 2021
Lakers star LeBron James returned to the lineup against the Sacramento Kings. Although the Sacramento Kings defeated the Lakers 110-106, James earned 16 points, eight rebounds, and seven assists. ... read more »
Lakers Struggle on Defense Against the Jazz
April 20, 2021
With center Rudy Gobert and guard Mike Conley returning to their lineup, the Utah Jazz found ways to contain the Lakers on Monday night. It started when forward Royce O’Neal scored the first five points for the Jazz . ... read more »
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Scrappy Lakers Bench Challenge the Celtics
April 16, 2021
 Although the Los Angeles Lakers lost to the Boston Celtics 121-113, head coach Fred Vogel was impressed with how the bench competed in the second half of the matchup. ... read more »
Lakers Sign Ben McLemore
April 6, 2021
The Los Angeles Lakers have signed guard Ben McLemore, it was announced today by Vice President of Basketball Operations and General Manager Rob Pelinka. ... read more »
Lakers Gain Second Straight Win and Andre Drummond
March 29, 2021
The Los Angeles Lakers are improving their competitive edge in their 96-93 win against the Orlando Magic. The second consecutive victory comes the same day center Andre Drummond signed with the franchise. ... read more »
Lakers Battle on Both Ends to Defeat Cavaliers
March 27, 2021
The Los Angeles Lakers flaunted their league-pacing defense to defeat the Cleveland Cavaliers 100-86. The reigning champions held Cleveland to 35 points in the second half. ... read more »
Lakers Work on Consistency to Secure Victories
March 26, 2021
The Los Angeles Lakers battled hard in the fourth quarter, outscoring the Philadelphia 76ers by 10 points.  Although they lost 101-109 to the 76ers, the Lakers rallied from an 18-point deficit, even coming within four points.  ... read more »
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Lakers Legend Elgin Baylor Passes Away
March 25, 2021
Legendary basketball player Elgin Baylor passed away from natural causes on March 22, he was 86 years old. His acrobatic style of play impacted several NBA greats that came after him. His talents saved the Lakers franchise from bankruptcy, allowing them to move to Los Angeles in 1960. ... read more »
UCLA Women’s Head Coach Cori Close Misses Women’s Sports Advocate Kobe Bryant
March 22, 2021
March Madness is here, and women's basketball continues to rise. Games tipped off this past weekend but let's not forget about the inequalities women have faced when they are supposed to be celebrated. ... read more »
Lakers Statement on the Passing of Hall Of Famer Elgin Baylor
March 22, 2021
 Former Lakers player and Hall of Famer Elgin Baylor passed away peacefully of natural causes today in Los Angeles at the age of 86. Baylor was surrounded by his wife, Elaine, and his daughter, Krystal. ... read more »
The Lakers Are Ready to Battle Through Their Injury Issues
March 21, 2021
Lakers forward LeBron James was triple-teamed when he turned and fell, clutching his leg. His yell of anguish and pain echoed off the empty seats of the Staples Center. James got up to score a three-point shot but soon left the game. ... read more »
LeBron James is an MVP Both on and off the Court
March 19, 2021
Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James is almost averaging a triple-double with 25.8 points, 8.1 rebounds, and 8.0 assists. It is safe to say that James should be in the running for league MVP this season. ... read more »
The Lakers are Persevering Through Injuries Defeat the Timberwolves
March 17, 2021
After watching the Lakers defeat the Minnesota Timberwolves 121-137 on Tuesday night, it would be hard to believe they were without five players. ... read more »
The Lakers Front Court Execute in the Final Minutes to Defeat the Pacers
March 13, 2021
Throughout this season, the Los Angeles Lakers would put on a dominant performance in the second half with their Friday night contest against the Indiana Pacers not being any different. ... read more »
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