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James Worthy On Lakers Game 1 Win Over Nuggets

Andrew Bynum posted the Lakers’ first playoff triple-double in 21 years and Los Angeles controlled the action against the Denver Nuggets. Sports Central’s James Worthy shows us what the Lakers did well in game one.


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Bynum Records Triple-Double As Lakers Take Game 1

Andrew Bynum recorded the first playoff triple-double by a Laker in 21 years as the Los Angeles Lakers cruised past the Denver Nuggets 103-88 in game one of the NBA playoffs on Sunday afternoon.


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NBA Western Conference Playoff Matchups And Predictions

The NBA lockout-shortened regular season has come to a close and the playoff teams have been decided. Let’s take a look at the Eastern Conference matchups to give you insight into who we think will come out on top.


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Lakers – Nuggets Playoff Schedule

The Los Angeles Lakers begin the first round of the NBA playoffs on Sunday against the Denver Nuggets. Here is the full schedule:


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Nuggets Beat Timberwolves; Will Face Lakers In Playoffs

JaVale McGee scored 19 points to help the Denver Nuggets lock down the sixth seed in the Western Conference playoffs with a 131-102 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Thursday night.


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Lakers Hold Off Nuggets, Clinch Playoff Berth

Andrew Bynum had 30 points and eight rebounds, Matt Barnes added a season-high 24 points, and the Los Angeles Lakers clinched a playoff berth without Kobe Bryant or coach Mike Brown, holding off the Denver Nuggets 103-97 Friday night.


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Denver Nuggets Waive Ronny Turiaf

The Denver Nuggets have waived center Ronny Turiaf, who was recently acquired in a three-team trade with the Washington Wizards and Los Angeles Clippers.


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Report: J.R. Smith Close To Deal With Knicks

According to the New York Daily News, the Knicks are close to signing free agent shooting guard J.R. Smith.


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Bynum, Lakers Edge Nuggets To Start Road Trip

Andrew Bynum scored 22 points, Kobe Bryant added 20 and the Los Angeles Lakers opened a season-high six-game trip with a 93-89 victory over the weary Denver Nuggets on Friday night.


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Clippers Take Down Nuggets In Denver

Chauncey Billups’ homecoming couldn’t have gone better. He scored a season-high 32 points and drew a crucial foul in the waning seconds to help seal the Los Angeles Clippers’ 109-105 victory that snapped the Denver Nuggets’ six-game winning streak Sunday night.


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Bynum Will Be Tired In High Altitude Denver

Andrew Bynum had a stellar season debut in leading the Los Angeles Lakers to a victory over the Denver Nuggets in the opener of a home-and-home set.


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Bynum Returns With 29 Points, Lakers Slip Past Denver

Andrew Bynum had 29 points and 13 rebounds in his season debut following a four-game suspension that carried over from the playoffs, and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Denver Nuggets 92-89 Saturday.


DENVER - MAY 23:  Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers talks with teammate Andrew Bynum #17 in Game Three of the Western Conference Finals against the Denver Nuggets during the 2009 NBA Playoffs at Pepsi Center on May 23, 2009 in Denver, Colorado. The Lakers won 103-97. (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bynum Returns As Lakers Host Nuggets

The Los Angeles Lakers already may be getting the hang of new coach Mike Brown’s defensive-minded system. Having Andrew Bynum back could make them even tougher at that end of the floor.