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  • Lakers project to finish outside of top eight in west -- again

    Lakers project to finish outside of top eight in west -- again
    The Lakers finished the 2013-14 season in 14th place in the Western Conference, with a 27-55 record -- a franchise worst since moving to Los Angeles. Kobe Bryant played in just six games with knee and Achilles injuries.  He's healthy heading into the...
  • Lakers: Week 1 predictions

     Lakers: Week 1 predictions
    The Lakers open the 2014-15 season with a difficult first week, playing four games in five nights against three teams that made the playoffs last season. The Phoenix Suns are the exception, just barely missing out on the postseason with a 48-34 record....
  • Preview: Lakers vs. Houston Rockets

    Preview: Lakers vs. Houston Rockets
    The Lakers are set to open the season Tuesday night, hosting the Houston Rockets at Staples Center. The Rockets (54-28) doubled the Lakers' win total last season, after plucking center Dwight Howard from Los Angeles in free agency. Kobe Bryant, out with...
  • Welcome, Kobe Bryant, to Lakers' Era of Diminished Expectations

    It's the start of a new season and the appearance of a new refrain from Lakers followers, with foam fingers crossed and hands wrapped around lucky Chick Hearn bobbleheads. Please, please be better than last year. It's a bizarre way of thinking about a...
  • Lakers' Jeremy Lin to start in opener against his former team

    Baron Davis shot around in street clothes after the Lakers practiced Sunday. No, they won't be signing him. Their point-guard depth is the width of dental floss, but they're hoping for a career year from Jeremy Lin, the starter in Tuesday's season...
  • ASK IRA: Would Heat dare risk Wade in four games in five nights?

    ASK IRA: Would Heat dare risk Wade in four games in five nights?
    Q: Ira, is it time the critics starting eating crow about Dwyane Wade? He looked good against the Rockets and better against the Grizzlies. -- Paul. A: We'll know soon enough. He had three days off before playing Houston (sitting out the game in San...
  • Lakers' week in review

    The Lakers wrapped their exhibition season on Friday with a buzzer-beating 93-92 loss to the Sacramento Kings. A difficult (3-5) preseason ended with two injuries as Wayne Ellington suffered a concussion and Ronnie Price a bruised knee. Earlier in the...
  • Elfrid Payton Jr. brings a calm competitiveness to the Magic backcourt

    Elfrid Payton Jr. brings a calm competitiveness to the Magic backcourt
    To understand Elfrid Payton Jr., just flash back to the night his Orlando Magic teammates pulled a prank on him. Before a preseason game, Magic players assembled at their locker room entrance to jog onto the court together. Payton received a signal to...
  • Los Spurs defenderán su supremacía y James buscará el anillo con Cavaliers

    Los Spurs defenderán su supremacía y James buscará el anillo con Cavaliers
    Houston (EEUU), 27 oct (EFE).- Los Spurs de San Antonio, defensores del título, parten de nuevo como favoritos en la temporada de la NBA 2014/15 que arrancará este martes. Así lo refleja la tradicional encuesta anual en la que participan los 30 gerentes...
  • Western Conference preview: Spurs too old to repeat? Nope

    Here's our team-by-team preview of the Western Conference. Teams are in predicted order of finish in their divisions. SOUTHWEST DIVISIONSan Antonio Spurs Last Season: 62-20, 1st in Southwest. Defeated Miami to win NBA title. The Buzz: The way the...
  • NBA preview: Western Conference predictions

    Broderick Turner picks the West (in predicted order of finish) PLAYOFF-BOUND 1.San Antonio 2013-14 finish: 62-20. Coming: Kyle Anderson. Going: No one of significance. Despite a storied history, the Spurs have never won back-to-back titles. In...