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LOS ANGELES, CA - DECEMBER 8:  Michael Beasley #0 of the Phoenix Suns dunks the ball against the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center on December 8, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. Copyright 2012 NBAE (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Top 2nd Overall NBA Draft Picks Of Last 10 Years

We take a look at some of the top 2nd overall picks to be drafted into the NBA since 2005.


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Kings Crush Lakers, 122-99, Send LA To Worst Season In History

Ben McLemore scored 24 points, Derrick Williams added 22 and the Sacramento Kings sent the Los Angeles Lakers to the worst record in franchise history with a 122-99 victory Wednesday night in both clubs’ season finale.


Houston Rockets v Los Angeles Lakers

PG Jeremy Lin Said He Hasn’t Ruled Out Return To Lakers At Exit Interviews

Guard Jeremy Lin hasn’t ruled out a return to the Los Angeles Lakers next season despite his up-and-down first season with the club.


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Casspi Helps Kings Beat Lakers, 102-92

Omri Casspi had 26 points, nine rebounds and six assists to help the Sacramento Kings beat the Los Angeles Lakers 102-92 on Monday night.


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Faried Leads Nuggets Past Lakers, 119-101

Kenneth Faried scored a season-high 29 points and had 11 rebounds, Danilo Gallinari added 27 points and the Denver Nuggets beat the Los Angeles Lakers 119-101 on Wednesday night.


Austin Rivers #25 of the Los Angeles Clippers drives on Robert Sacre #50 of the Los Angeles Lakers during a 105-100 Laker win at Staples Center on April 7, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Clippers Beat Lakers, 105-100, For 7th Win In A Row

Blake Griffin and J.J. Redick scored 27 points apiece and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Lakers 105-100 Tuesday night, completing a 4-0 season sweep of their downtrodden Staples Center co-tenant.


Austin Rivers #25 of the Los Angeles Clippers drives to the basket against the Los Angeles Lakers on April 5, 2015 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Clippers Send Lakers To Record 56th Defeat In 106-78 Rout

Blake Griffin scored 18 points, DeAndre Jordan added 16 points and 11 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers sent the Lakers to their franchise-record 56th defeat of the season, 106-78 Sunday night.


Portland Trail Blazers v Los Angeles Lakers

Portland Wins Division After Blowout Win Over Lakers

C.J. McCollum scored a career-high 27 points, Damian Lillard added 20 and the Portland Trail Blazers celebrated their Northwest Division title with a 107-77 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night.


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Lakers Sign Dwight Buycks To Replace Injured Wayne Ellington

The Los Angeles Lakers have signed guard Dwight Buycks to a 10-day contract.


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Davis Scores 20 As Pelicans Rout Lakers, 113-92

Anthony Davis scored 20 points and the New Orleans Pelicans inched closer to a possible playoff berth with a 113-92 rout of the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday night.


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Lakers Sign D-League All-Star Brown To Multi-Year Contract

The Los Angeles Lakers announced the signing of guard Jabari Brown to a multi-year contract, on Wednesday.


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Lakers Beat 76ers In OT, 113-111

Jordan Clarkson scored 26 points and made the tiebreaking basket with 0.7 seconds left in overtime to lift the Los Angeles Lakers past the Philadelphia 76ers, 113-111 on Monday night in a matchup of two of the NBA’s worst teams.


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Nets Keep Up Playoff Push, Beat Lakers For 3rd Straight Win

Brook Lopez had 30 points and 11 rebounds, and the Brooklyn Nets kept up their playoff push by beating the Los Angeles Lakers 107-99 on Sunday for their third straight victory.


Former Laker player and NBA broadcaster Hot Rod Hundley calls Game 5 of the Lakers-Jazz series  on April 27, 2009, at Staples Center in Los Angeles. Hundley died Friday in Phoenix at age 80. (credit: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Former Laker, NBA Broadcaster ‘Hot Rod’ Hundley Dies At 80

Hot Rod Hundley, the former NBA player who broadcast Jazz games in New Orleans and Utah for 35 years, died Friday. He was 80.


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Shaquille O’Neal Says He Regretted Leaving Magic For Lakers

It’s been nearly two decades since Shaquille O’Neal left the Orlando Magic to pursue the championship that eluded him during his first four seasons in the NBA.