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2015 Transgressions: A Lakers Season Review

Imagine starting a race with the illusion of an equal playing field, but as the race begins you realize you’re the only one standing in quicksand. 857 more words

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After worst season ever, Lakers see hopeful signs in future

The worst season in the Los Angeles Lakers’ history has finally ended, and the longest summer has just begun.

Although coach Byron Scott is cautiously optimistic that swift improvement is possible for a 16-time NBA champion club reduced to a 21-win wreck, the scars of the Lakers’ current disaster are still a bit too fresh to contemplate it. 687 more words

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Kings: Season mercifully over. Lakers: Ditto.

The Los Angeles Lakers wrapped up the worst season in franchise history with an eight-man roster of castoffs and journeymen trudging to their eighth loss in nine games, never threatening to contend under all those gold championship banners hanging high above the Staples Center court. 669 more words

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Lakers are one loss away from the worst season in franchise history

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

Los Angeles will have to win the rematch on Wednesday at home to avoid setting a team record for futility. 689 more words

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Mavericks hold off Lakers 120-106 for season series sweep

Tyson Chandler gave a kind smirk when he learned that the Dallas Mavericks had just swept a four-game season series with the Los Angeles Lakers for the first time in franchise history. 721 more words

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Lakers snap 5-game losing streak

Ryan Kelly scored 21 points, rookie Jabari Brown added 20 points and seven assists, and the Los Angeles Lakers snapped a five-game losing streak with a 106-98 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night. 487 more words

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