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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.

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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.

03/28/2015

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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.

03/27/2015

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Westbrook Scores 27 As Thunder Win, 127-117, Over Lakers

NBA scoring leader Russell Westbrook poured in 27 points and added 11 assists and Enes Kanter contributed 25 points and 16 rebounds as the Thunder beat the Lakers 127-117 on Tuesday night for their fourth straight victory.

03/24/2015

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Steve Nash Calls Time With Lakers A ‘Failure’

Although Steve Nash says his three-year stint with the Los Angeles Lakers was a failure, the two-time MVP point guard heads into retirement with warm feelings for the teammates and fans who supported him in his injury struggles.

03/24/2015

The Lakers' Jeremy Lin brings the ball up court during LA's 101-87 win over Philadelphia on Sunday night at Staples Center. (credit: Copyright 2015 NBAE/photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lin’s 29-Point Night Powers Lakers Past Sixers

Jeremy Lin scored a season-high 29 points, and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Philadelphia 76ers 101-87 on Sunday night in the first meeting of the season between two of the NBA’s worst teams.

03/22/2015

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19-Year NBA Veteran Steve Nash Announces Retirement

Los Angeles Lakers guard Steve Nash has announced his retirement after a 19-year NBA career that included two MVP awards.

03/21/2015

Derrick Favors #15 of the Utah Jazz dunks against the Los Angeles Lakers on March 19, 2015 at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hayward Scores 22, Jazz Hand Lakers Their 50th Loss, 80-73

Gordon Hayward scored 22 points, Trey Burke added 17 off the bench, and the Utah Jazz sent the Los Angeles Lakers to their 50th loss of the season, 80-73 on Thursday night.

03/19/2015

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Former Bulls, Lakers Player Jack Haley Dead At 51

Jack Haley, who played nine seasons in the NBA including a reserve role on the Chicago Bulls’ 1996 championship team, has died. He was 51.

03/17/2015

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Warriors Lock Up Playoff Berth, Beat Lakers, 108-105

Klay Thompson scored 26 points, Stephen Curry had 19 points and nine assists and the Golden State Warriors secured a playoff spot before beating the depleted Los Angeles Lakers 108-105 on Monday night.

03/16/2015

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Hawks Hold Off Lakers, 91-86

Dennis Schroder had 24 points and 10 assists, Al Horford scored 21 points and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Los Angeles Lakers 91-86 on Sunday night.

03/15/2015

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Lakers Fall To NBA’s Worst New York Knicks

Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 22 points, Andrea Bargnani added 16 and the New York Knicks snapped their five-game losing streak with just their fifth road victory of the season, 101-94 over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night.

03/12/2015

Los Angeles Lakers Jordan Clarkson (6) loses control of the ball against the Detroit Pistons, at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California, March 10, 2015. AFP PHOTO / ROBYN BECK (credit: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images)

Lakers Snap 5-Game Skid With 93-85 Win Over Pistons

Jordan Hill led seven Lakers in double figures with 16 points, and Los Angeles beat the Detroit Pistons 93-85 on Tuesday night to snap a five-game losing streak.

03/10/2015

Jeremy Lin of the Los Angeles Lakers shoots under pressure from Tyson Chandler of the Dallas Mavericks during their NBA match at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California on March 8, 2015, where the Mavericks defeated the Lakers 100-93. AFP PHOTO / FREDERIC J. BROWN (credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Ellis’ Big 3rd Quarter Helps Mavericks Beat Lakers, 100-93

Monta Ellis scored 18 of his 31 points in the third quarter, and the Dallas Mavericks closed with a 16-3 spurt in the final 6:36 to beat the Los Angeles Lakers 100-93 on Sunday night.

03/08/2015

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Grizzlies Rally Late To Drop Lakers, 97-90

Zach Randolph had 24 points and 13 rebounds, Marc Gasol scored nine of his 18 in the fourth quarter and the Memphis Grizzlies rallied for a 97-90 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday night.

03/06/2015

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