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Shavlik Randolph #43 of the Phoenix Suns attempts a shot during a game against the Los Angeles Lakers on October 21, 2014 at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. (credit: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Phoenix Survives Lakers In Overtime, 114-108

Isaiah Thomas scored 26 points including the buzzer-beater at the end of regulation and Gerald Green made 10 of his 21 points in overtime as the Suns topped the Lakers 114-108 in Tuesday’s preseason game.

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Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers stands on the court during a game against the Utah Jazz at STAPLES Center on October 19, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit:  Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Kobe Bryant Knows Lakers Face Uncertain Season

Byron Scott realizes he got his dream coaching job at a time when the Los Angeles Lakers are much closer to their absolute worst than their hallowed best.

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Keith Appling #1 and Jordan Clarkson #6 of the Los Angeles Lakers warms up before a game against the Denver Nuggets at the Valley View Sports Arena in San Diego, California on October 6, 2014 . (credit: Noah Graham /NBAE via Getty Images)

Lakers Waive Keith Appling, Jeremy Tyler

The Los Angeles Lakers have waived guard Keith Appling and forward Jeremy Tyler, reducing their training camp roster to 17 players.

10/20/2014

Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers stands on the court during a game against the Utah Jazz at STAPLES Center on October 19, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bryant Scores 26, Lakers Rally Past Jazz 98-91

Kobe Bryant scored 26 points and Carlos Boozer added 19, leading the Los Angeles Lakers to a 98-91 preseason victory over the Utah Jazz on Sunday night.

10/19/2014

Los Angeles Lakers v Utah Jazz

Bryant Scores 27 Points In 28 Minutes In Preseason Loss To Utah

Gordon Hayward scored 16 points to lead a balanced offense and the Utah Jazz beat the Los Angeles Lakers 119-86 in a preseason game Thursday night.

10/16/2014

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Lakers’ Steve Nash Injures Back Carrying Bags

Los Angeles Lakers guard Steve Nash has missed his third straight practice after injuring his back while carrying bags.

10/15/2014

Klay Thompson #11 of the Golden State Warriors passes the ball against Jordan Hill #27 and Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers on October 12, 2012 at Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, California. (credit: Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Warriors Blast Lakers In 116-75 Preseason Rout

Stephen Curry scored 12 of his 25 points in the first 2 1/2 minutes, helping the Golden State Warriors get off to a fast start and beat the banged-up Los Angeles Lakers 116-75 in a preseason game Sunday night.

10/12/2014

Jeremy Lin Press Conference

Jeremy Lin Sprains Ankle In Saturday’s Practice

The Los Angeles Lakers have caught the injury bug early into the preseason.

10/11/2014

Denver Nuggets v Los Angeles Lakers

Lakers’ 2nd Round Pick Jordan Clarkson Out For 1 Week With Strained Calf

The Los Angeles Lakers will sit out guard Jordan Clarkson for at least one week with a strained calf on his left leg, the Lakers announced Friday.

10/10/2014

Los Angeles Lakers takes quastions on media day in El Segundo, California on September 29, 2014. The Los Angeles Lakers will open their season on October 29 against the Houston Rockets. AFP PHOTO / Frederic J. BROWN (credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Bryant Feels Healthy For 19th Season With Lakers

After the longest offseason of his career, Kobe Bryant pulled on his familiar gold jersey Monday and went back to work with the Los Angeles Lakers, quietly believing his 19th NBA season will be better than almost anybody expects.

09/29/2014

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GM Mitch Kupchak Has Highest Expectations For Lakers

After coming out of the worst seasons of LA franchise history, the Lakers are looking to put that in the past.

09/26/2014

Byron Scott, new head coach of the Los Angeles Lakers, speaks to the media during a press conference on July 29, 2014 at Toyota Sports Center in El Segundo, California. (credit: Juan Ocampo/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lakers’ Byron Scott Hires Son As Development Coach, Announces Staff For 2014-15 Season

Paul Pressey, Jim Eyen and Mark Madsen will be Byron Scott’s assistant coaches with the Los Angeles Lakers.

09/16/2014

Nick Young #0 of the Los Angeles Lakers brings the ball up the court against the Sacramento Kings at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on October 10, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (credit: Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Woman Drops 3 Of 7 Rape-Related Allegations Against Lakers G Nick Young

A woman agreed to drop three of seven allegations against Los Angeles Laker guard Nick Young, who she says had non-consensual sex with her after he bought her several drinks at a bar in West Hollywood in 2011.

08/18/2014

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NBA Releases 2014-15 Schedule, Gasol To Make LA Return On Jan. 29

The NBA regular season will open Oct. 28, with the NBA champion San Antonio Spurs hosting the Dallas Mavericks in one of the three games that night.

08/13/2014

1987: NBA Hall of Fame center Kareem Abdul-Jabbar #33 of the Los Angeles Lakers poses for a portrait on the court at the Great Western Forum in Los Angeles, California in 1987. (credit: Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Top 5 On-Screen Athlete Cameos

We take a look at some of the best appearances by athletes who have had a cameo on film or television

08/07/2014

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