There were much cheaper options than Mozgov and Deng for the Lakers

As the the Los Angeles Lakers’ season continues to plummet towards the bottom of the NBA standings, the same landing spot of the last three seasons, those “big” free agent signings from this past off-season are starting to look worse which is saying something since most thought they were pretty awful at the time those signings were announced, including this guy.

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Comparing Games: Klay Thompson ‘s 60 and Kobe’s 62 in 3 quarters

Klay Thompson erupted for 60 points in just 3 quarters of play against the Indiana Pacers on Tuesday night, the most points scored this NBA season and most since Kobe Bryant scored 60 in his farewell game to close out the 2015-16 season against the Jazz.

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Lakers are Moving at a Pace not seen since Showtime

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The Los Angeles Lakers are off to a surprising 4 and 3 start to the season and they have done it in part by moving at an accelerated rate to the point of leading the league in pace (105.3 possessions per game*). The Lakers are even topping the team most known in the league for pace, the Golden State Warriors who rank 2nd in the league.

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Lakers must decide: Yi Jianlian or Thomas Robinson

The Los Angeles Lakers wrapped up their preseason Friday night in Anaheim where they lost to the Phoenix Suns 98-94. The loss is the Lakers’ 5th in a row and drops their record in the preseason to 2-6. The Lakers now shift their focus to the regular season which starts on Wednesday (10/26) at Staples Center against the Houston Rockets. Continue reading Lakers must decide: Yi Jianlian or Thomas Robinson

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