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  • Kobe Bryant pushes Lakers to win and pushes closer to Michael Jordan

    Somewhere, Magic Johnson is frowning. Maybe Michael Jordan too. The Lakers went out and beat the Sacramento Kings, 98-95, the same day Johnson said the Lakers should lose the rest of their games so they could secure a high draft pick. How the Lakers...
  • Lakers don't want to hear about losing

    The Lakers were in a great mood, winners of one in a row, when they were asked about Magic Johnson's comments after beating the Sacramento Kings. Even Nick Young stopped smiling when he heard Johnson said the Lakers should lose every game to secure a...
  • Byron Scott laughs off Magic's comments that Lakers should 'lose every game'

    Byron Scott and Magic Johnson are longtime friends, a bond generated when they were teammates for three championship runs. But Johnson made Scott's life a little more difficult Tuesday. "I hope the Lakers lose every game because if you're going to...
  • Lakers' Carlos Boozer frustrated by being benched

    Carlos Boozer chose not to speak to the media after the Lakers' 104-87 loss Sunday night to the New Orleans Pelicans. The veteran was benched by Coach Byron Scott, who chose to start 25-year old forward/center Ed Davis in his place. "Obviously it...
  • Five takeaways from the Lakers' loss to the New Orleans Pelicans

    The Lakers (5-16) lost their third-straight game on Sunday, falling to the New Orleans Pelicans (9-10).  Here are five takeaways from their 104-87 defeat on Sunday at Staples Center. 1) Coach Byron Scott changed the Lakers' lineup but the result wasn'...
  • Lakers limping along with partial roster

    The Lakers were granted a hardship exception by the NBA last week to increase their roster to 16 players but decided against using it before it expired two days later. With injuries to Xavier Henry (Achilles'), Steve Nash (back), Julius Randle (leg) and...
  • Lakers lose to New Orleans after making lineup changes

    Changes finally came to the Lakers' starting lineup, though one thing remained the same — another loss. Jeremy Lin and Carlos Boozer were benched by Byron Scott, a fairly bold statement that defense really mattered most to the Lakers coach....
  • Lakers 98, Kings 95

    The Sports Xchange By Forrest Lee, The Sports Xchange Lakers 98, Kings 95 LOS ANGELES -- Kobe Bryant scored 32 points, and the Los Angeles Lakers ended a three-game skid with a 98-95 victory over the Sacramento Kings at Staples Center on Tuesday night....
  • Recap: Lakers 98, Kings 95

    SportsDirect Inc. Recap: Lakers 98, Kings 95 Lakers 98, Kings 95: Kobe Bryant scored nine of his 32 points in the final 3:12 of the fourth quarter as Los Angeles took over down the stretch and edged visiting Sacramento. Bryant, who pulled within 31...
  • NBA game roundup: Cavs win eighth straight

    The Sports Xchange EditorsNote: Final update: Adds Lakers-Kings; will stand NBA game roundup: Cavs win eighth straight CLEVELAND -- Forward LeBron James scored 35 points, including a critical 3-pointer in the final minute, and the Cleveland Cavaliers...
  • Lakers snap losing streak with comeback victory over Kings, 98-95

    Lakers snap losing streak with comeback victory over Kings, 98-95
    Lakers 98 - Sacramento Kings 95 (end of regulation) The Lakers ended their three-game losing streak, over-coming a 12-point deficit to defeat the Sacramento Kings. Rookie Nik Stauskas missed a three-point attempt at the buzzer, after the Lakers pulled...