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Streaking Grizzlies Hold Off Lakers, 99-93

Marc Gasol had 19 points and 11 rebounds, Mike Conley added 19 points and the Memphis Grizzlies held off the Los Angeles Lakers 99-93 Wednesday night for their seventh victory in eight games.

11/26/2014

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Nuggets Top Lakers 101-94 In OT

Wilson Chandler scored 19 points and Ty Lawson had 16 points and 16 assists, helping the Denver Nuggets beat the Los Angeles Lakers 101-94 in overtime on Sunday night.

11/23/2014

Kobe Bryant of the Los Angeles Lakers goes dribbles under pressure from Matt Bonner (#15) and Cory Joseph (rear) of the San Antonio Spurs during their NBA game at Staples Center in Los Angeles on November 14, 2014. The Spurs defeated the Lakers 93-80. AFP PHOTO/Frederic J. BROWN (credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Spurs Rout Lakers, 93-80, For Third Straight Win

Tim Duncan had 13 points and 11 rebounds, Cory Joseph scored seven of his 13 points in the fourth quarter and the San Antonio Spurs beat the Los Angeles Lakers 93-80 Friday night for their third straight victory in California.

11/14/2014

Tyreke Evans #1 of the New Orleans Pelicans goes to the basket against the Los Angeles Lakers on November 12, 2014 at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. (credit: Layne Murdoch Jr./NBAE via Getty Images)

Davis Powers Pelicans Past Lakers, 109-102

Anthony Davis had 25 points, 12 rebounds and six blocked shots, and the New Orleans Pelicans pulled away from the reeling Los Angeles Lakers for a 109-102 victory Wednesday night.

11/12/2014

Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers shoots against the Memphis Grizzlies during the game on November 11, 2014 at FedEx Forum in Memphis, Tennessee. (credit: Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bryant Becomes All-Time NBA Leader In Missed Shots As Grizzlies Beat Lakers, 107-102

Mike Conley scored 23 points and the Memphis Grizzlies finally got a strong effort from their struggling bench to beat the Los Angeles Lakers 107-102 on Tuesday night.

11/11/2014

Markieff Morris #11 of the Phoenix Suns dunks against the Los Angeles Lakers at STAPLES Center on November 04, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Phoenix Suns Beat Lakers, 112-106, Despite Bryant’s 39 Points

Gerald Green scored 26 points off the bench, Markieff Morris had 23 points and 10 rebounds, and the Phoenix Suns overcame Kobe Bryant’s 39-point performance to keep the Los Angeles Lakers winless with a 112-106 victory on Tuesday night.

11/04/2014

Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers attempts to control the ball under pressure from Eric Bledsoe #2 of the Phoenix Suns during the second half of the NBA game at US Airways Center on October 29, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Suns defeated the Lakers 119-99. (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Lakers Routed By Suns 119-99 Despite Bryant’s 30 Points

Isaiah Thomas scored 23 points in his Phoenix debut, Marcus Morris matched his career high with five 3-pointers and the Suns dominated their season opener against the Los Angeles Lakers 119-99 on Wednesday night despite Kobe Bryant’s 31 points.

10/29/2014

Derek Fisher announced as Coach of the New York Knicks at a press conference on June 10, 2014 in Greenburgh, New York. (credit: Jennifer Pottheiser/NBAE via Getty Images)

Derek Fisher Officially Hired As Head Coach Of New York Knicks

He has every attribute the New York Knicks need — except experience as a coach, the job they hired him to do.

06/10/2014

Head coach Byron Scott of the New Orleans Hornets tries to get the attention of referee Tre Maddox during a preseason game against the Golden State Warriors at Oracle Arena on October 22, 2009 in Oakland, California. The Warriors won 126-92. (credit: Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Report: Lakers Interview Byron Scott For Head Coach Spot

The Los Angeles Lakers are continuing the search for their third head coach in three years.

05/22/2014

Nick Young #0 of the Los Angeles Lakers drives against Derrick Favors #15 and Jeremy Evans #40 at EnergySolutions Arena on April 14, 2014 in Salt Lake City, Utah. (credit: Melissa Majchrzak/NBAE via Getty Images)

Young Scores 41 To Lead Lakers Past Jazz, 119-104

Nick Young scored a season-high 43 points and helped the Los Angeles Lakers snap a seven-game losing streak with a 119-104 victory against the Utah Jazz on Monday night.

04/14/2014

Courtney Lee #5 and Marc Gasol #33 of the Memphis Grizzlies celebrate during a game against the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on April 13, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Grizzlies Remain In Playoff Hunt With 102-90 Win Over Lakers

Mike Conley scored 24 points and Memphis pulled away in the third quarter to beat the Los Angeles Lakers 102-90 on Sunday night, moving the Grizzlies a game ahead of idle Phoenix in the race for the final Western Conference playoff berth.

04/13/2014

James Harden #13 of the Houston Rockets drives against Wesley Johnson #11 of the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on April 8, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lakers Match Franchise Record 53rd Loss With Massive 145-130 Loss To Rockets

When the nets finally cooled down at Staples Center, the Houston Rockets had a choice. They could be excited about their highest-scoring game of the year, or dismayed at their worst defensive effort in more than five months.

04/08/2014

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Report: Lakers Agree To Multiyear Extension With GM Kupchak

The Los Angeles Lakers have extended the contract of general manager Mitch Kupchak, according to ESPN Los Angeles.

04/08/2014

Chris Paul #3 of the Los Angeles Clippers shoots against Kendall Marshall #12 of the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on April 6, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Griffin, Paul Lead Clippers In Rout Of Lakers, 120-97

Blake Griffin and Chris Paul scored 23 points apiece, and the Los Angeles Clippers hung another rout on the Lakers, winning 120-97 Sunday to take three of four games this season from their beleaguered Staples Center co-tenants.

04/06/2014

Damian Lillard #0 of the Portland Trail Blazers dunks against Chris Kaman #9 and Pau Gasol #16 of the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on April 1, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. N (credit: Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lillard Leads Blazers To 124-112 Win Over Lakers

Damian Lillard scored 34 points, LaMarcus Aldridge had 31 points and 15 rebounds, and the Portland Trail Blazers beat the Los Angeles Lakers 124-112 Tuesday night.

04/01/2014

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