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The short-handed Los Angeles Lakers gave the Golden State Warriors a fight at Oracle Arena on Monday night; in the end losing 108-105, but surprising considering this was the NBA’s best team, record-wise, playing in a place where the Warriors have lost only 2 times out of 32 tries this season, the best home record in the NBA. Continue reading
The elation the Lakers felt last night after beating the very respectable 32-26 Milwaukee Bucks for their 3rd win in a row, tying their longest winning streak of the season, was incredibly satisfying; that’s if you’re one of the few that actually get to suit up in the Purple and Gold uniform.
For the rest that follow the Lakers and plan to do so for the foreseeable future, a win at this stage of the season is devastating. Continue reading
The Los Angeles Lakers 9 game losing streak finally came to an end Thursday night and it came against an unlikely opponent in the Chicago Bulls who came in winners of 3 of their last 4 games which included wins over the Warriors, Spurs and Mavs. Continue reading
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Kobe Bryant had successful surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff on Wednesday which officially has ruled him out for the rest of the 2014-15 season.
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Kobe Bryant defied the odds by completing his comeback from not only returning from 1 devastating injury but two: a torn Achilles that ended his season after 78 games in 2013 and then a fractured left knee that ended his season after just 6 games in 2014. This takes us to 2015 where Bryant played in 35 games before again succumbing to another major injury, this time a torn rotator cuff in his shoulder which will likely end his season. Continue reading
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Kobe Bryant returned to the line-up for the Lakers after missing the last 2 games but it wasn’t enough to overtake Anthony Davis and the New Orleans Pelicans who went on to win Wednesday night by the score of 96-80. Continue reading