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  • Visiting fans take away Clippers' home-court edge, says Blake Griffin

    Visiting fans take away Clippers' home-court edge, says Blake Griffin
    Steve Ballmer bellowed into the microphone a message from his players. "They said the first quarter can be a little lonely," the Clippers owner told season ticket-holders during an event in October at Universal Studios, imploring them to arrive...
  • Five takeaways from the Lakers' 113-92 loss to New Orleans Pelicans

    Five takeaways from the Lakers' 113-92 loss to New Orleans Pelicans
    The Lakers (20-54) fell on Wednesday night to the New Orleans Pelicans (40-34). Here are five takeaways from their 113-92 loss at Staples Center. 1. Wayne Ellington suffered a mild separated shoulder, requiring X-rays after the game. The good news for...
  • Preview: Lakers vs. New Orleans Pelicans

    Preview: Lakers vs. New Orleans Pelicans
    The Lakers start the final month of the season Wednesday, hosting the New Orleans Pelicans (39-34) at Staples Center. The game comes after a five-game road trip ending with an overtime win in Philadelphia over the 76ers. The Pelicans are currently in...
  • Lakers: Week 23 predictions

    Lakers: Week 23 predictions
    The Lakers (19-53) finished Week 22 with two straight losses after a win in Minnesota against the Timberwolves (16-57). They'll wrap their five-game road trip on Monday, visiting the Philadelphia 76ers (18-56) before three home games at Staples Center,...
  • Lakers' Week 22 in review

    Lakers' Week 22 in review
    After defeating the Philadelphia 76ers at Staples Center, the Lakers hit the road for four games through Week 22. Coach Byron Scott chose to shuffle the Lakers' starting lineup, moving Jeremy Lin and Ryan Kelly to the team's first unit. The Lakers...
  • Staples Center undercover: NCAA tournament sponsors fill in the blanks

    Staples Center undercover: NCAA tournament sponsors fill in the blanks
    The cleansing process began several days in advance, right after a pro wrestling show cleared out of Staples Center. The arena needed a thorough scrubbing, and not just with brooms and mops. Armed with yards of black cloth, workers covered every...
  • Five takeaways from the Lakers' 101-87 win over the Philadelphia 76ers

    Five takeaways from the Lakers' 101-87 win over the Philadelphia 76ers
    The Lakers (18-50) defeated the Philadelphia 76ers (17-53) on Sunday night.  Here are five takeaways from their 101-87 win at Staples Center. 1. Jeremy Lin had arguably his best game of the season, certainly his highest-scoring one, with 29 points on...
  • Preview: Lakers vs. Utah Jazz

    Preview: Lakers vs. Utah Jazz
    The Lakers (17-49) beat the Jazz in Utah in late February.  On Thursday, they'll host the Jazz (30-37) at Staples Center. Utah has evolved into one of the better defensive teams in the league, holding teams to a league-best 95.0 points a game. The...
  • Lakers suffer their 50th defeat of the season, 80-73 to Utah

    Lakers suffer their 50th defeat of the season, 80-73 to Utah
    The Lakers had beat the Jazz the last time the teams played, in Utah last month, which only seemed to inspire the Jazz to win nine of 11 games since that defeat. So when the teams met Thursday night at Staples Center, the Lakers were unable to duplicate...
  • Lakers Coach Byron Scott to miss two games to attend mother's funeral

    Lakers Coach Byron Scott to miss two games to attend mother's funeral
    Lakers Coach Byron Scott will miss two games this week to attend funeral services for his mother, Dorothy, who died last week at age 72. Scott will remain in Southern California while the Lakers play Tuesday at Oklahoma City and Wednesday at Minnesota....
  • Ronda Rousey needs only 14 seconds to defend her UFC crown

    Ronda Rousey needs only 14 seconds to defend her UFC crown
    LOS ANGELES — Ronda Rousey stopped Cat Zingano with an acrobatic armbar 14 seconds into the first round, dramatically defending her bantamweight title at UFC 184 on Saturday night. Rousey (11-0) earned the most impressive victory of her career...