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Preview: Thunder vs. Lakers

Preview: Thunder vs. Lakers

purpleandgoldblog.com Updated Jan 11, 2013
All season long, the Lakers (15-20) have been searching for an answer to their struggles as a team, any spark that they can use as motivation to turn things around. That may have come in the final 6 minutes of their 108-105 loss to the Spurs on Wednesda…
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  • LeBron James and Dwyane Wade say the Heat faced more pressure t…

    LeBron James and Dwyane Wade say the Heat faced more pressure than the Lakers

    yahoo.com Jan 11, 2013
    The Los Angeles Lakers had a lot of expectations this season and have met precisely none of them. With a starting lineup of four likely Hall of Famers, the Lakers looked like a juggernaut that even the most conservative estimates pegged for 60 wins and …
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  • Preview: Thunder vs. Lakers

    Preview: Thunder vs. Lakers

    purpleandgoldblog.com Jan 11, 2013
    All season long, the Lakers (15-20) have been searching for an answer to their struggles as a team, any spark that they can use as motivation to turn things around. That may have come in the final 6 minutes of their 108-105 loss to the Spurs on Wednesda…
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  • Kobe And Vanessa Bryant Are Getting Back Together, Reports Vane…

    Kobe And Vanessa Bryant Are Getting Back Together, Reports Vanessa Bryant's Instagram

    deadspin.com Jan 11, 2013
    The way we reconcile now: Vanessa Bryant filed for divorce from Kobe in December 2011, after 10 years of marriage. Vanessa said Kobe had been unfaithful-gee whiz-and slept with 105 women. The couple reportedly had no prenuptial agreement. Today, someo
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  • Lakers EVP Jim Buss on L.A.’s ongoing struggles: ‘How can you n…

    Lakers EVP Jim Buss on L.A.’s ongoing struggles: ‘How can you not believe in this team?’

    yahoo.com Jan 11, 2013
    The Los Angeles Lakers are in the midst of a five-game losing streak that's seen them drop to 15-20 on the season - a record that puts them in 11th place in the West, a full five games south of the Denver Nuggets for the conference's eighth and final pl
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  • 5-on-5: Best in ESPN doubleheader

    5-on-5: Best in ESPN doubleheader

    ESPN.com Jan 11, 2013
    The most valuable, underrated, overrated among Bulls, Knicks, Lakers, Thunder
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  • Lakers attempt to avoid 6-game slide against Thunder

    Lakers attempt to avoid 6-game slide against Thunder

    CNNSI.com Jan 11, 2013
    Lakers attempt to avoid 6-game slide against Thunder
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  • Video - Kobe Bryant Speaks Out 03:49

    Kobe Bryant Speaks Out

    Jan 11
    Kobe Bryant discusses trash-talking, the state of the Lakers and his decision to join Twitter.
  • Video - Debating The Lakers' Playoff Chances 06:15

    Debating The Lakers' Playoff Chances

    Jan 11
    The "First Take" crew debates whether the Lakers will make the playoffs.
  • Video - Kevin Durant's New Move 05:19

    Kevin Durant's New Move

    Jan 11
    The Thunder guard has been trying out a new kind of dunk -- which David Thorpe says is a great sign for Thunder fans.
  • Video - Working Bodies 03:19

    Working Bodies

    Jan 11
    Blows to the head have become big news in football, but that's not to say they don't happen in the NBA, too.

Sports Columnists

  • NBA - Oklahoma City Thunder's Kevin Durant starting to show off his mean s…

    Jan 11
    Kevin Durant is starting to show the entire NBA how competitive he really is, writes J.A. Adande.
  • NBA -- Without Derrick Rose, Chicago Bulls continue to cruise on the road

    Jan 11
    The Bulls still don't have Derrick Rose, but it hasn't slowed them down on the road.
  • Dallas Mavericks in touch with Greg Oden's agent, source says

    Jan 11
    Count the Dallas Mavericks among the list of NBA teams who are keeping an eye on former No. 1 overall pick Greg Oden.
  • Dallas Mavericks in touch with Greg Oden's agent, source says

    Jan 11
    Count the Dallas Mavericks among the list of NBA teams who are keeping an eye on former No. 1 overall pick Greg Oden.