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Former Lakers player mentors youth through Ithaca Elite

by: Jordana Jarrett and Christian Araos | November 10, 2014

Towering at 6 feet 10 inches, James “Rudy” Williams said his first love changed his life. 613 more words

Lakers’ Xavier Henry Injures Achilles In Practice

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (CBSLA.com/AP) — Los Angeles Lakers guard Xavier Henry has injured his left Achilles tendon in practice.

The Lakers announced Henry’s injury Monday, and the team believes the tendon is torn. 132 more words

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Nuggets Top Lakers 101-94 In OT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — 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. 310 more words

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Western Conference Preview: Part Two

For the past several weeks, we’ve been looking at how teams in the NBA finished up last year to try and get an understanding of what to expect from them this season. 1,321 more words

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Lakers Drop Howard-Less Rockets, 98-92

HOUSTON (AP) — Kobe Bryant had 29 points, Wesley Johnson made key free throws down the stretch and the Los Angeles Lakers took advantage of Dwight Howard’s absence Wednesday night in a 98-92 victory over the Houston Rockets. 82 more words

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Mark Cuban: 'I just hope (the Lakers) suck forever'

By Matt Moore | NBA writer

In an interview with radio station TheBeast 980 in LA, Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban summed up his feelings on the current state of the Lakers, saying he hopes they “suck forever.” 164 more words

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Bryant Leads Struggling Lakers Past Hawks, 114-109

ATLANTA (AP) — For Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers, it was a rare chance to celebrate.

They didn’t pass it up.

Bryant scored 28 points and the Lakers held on for just their second win, beating the Atlanta Hawks 114-109 on Tuesday night. 431 more words

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