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10/16/14: Jazz at Lakers, Thursday at 7PM Pacific

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Utah Jazz at Los Angeles Lakers

10/16/14

7:00 PM Pacific time / 10:00 PM Eastern Time

Honda Center in Anaheim, CA

TV:   Local: TWC Sportsnet, TWC Deportes (Los Angeles), National: NBA TV

Line:

2013-14 Records:

Los Angeles Lakers: 27-55, 14th in the Western Conference (2014 Preseason record: 1-2 )

Utah Jazz: 25-57, 15th in the Western Conference (2014 Preseason record: 3-0 )

Record vs. each other (2013-14 season): Lakers were 2-2 versus the Jazz last season.

New Faces:

Lakers: Jeremy Lin, Carlos Boozer, Ed Davis, Julius Randle (2014 1st round pick/7th overall), Jordan Clarkson (2014 2nd round pick/46th overall), Wayne Ellington, Ronnie Price, Jabari Brown, Roscoe Smith, Jeremy Tyler and Keith Appling.

Jazz: Dante Exum (2014 1st round pick/5th pick overall), Rodney Hood (2014 1st round pick/23rd overall), Steve Novak, Trevor Booker, Toure’ Murry, Dahntay Jones, Carrick Felix, Jack Cooley (2013 undrafted rookie), Brock Motum.

Injuries:

Lakers:

Out: Nick Young (thumb), Xavier Henry (back), Ryan Kelly(Hamstring), Jordan Clarkson (calf), Jeremy Lin (ankle), Steve Nash (back).

Jazz: 

Doubtful: Carrick Felix (shoulder)

Probable: Alec Burks (shoulder)

*injury updates via Rotoworld.com

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