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Tough Road Ahead: Can the Lakers' season get any worse? Just take a…Updated Jan 5 Share TweetCan the Lakers' season get any worse? Just take a look at their treacherous upcoming schedule. Rob Mahoney examines five Western Conference teams with difficult roads ahead.Source: CNNSI.com
Dodgers sign Amezaga to Minors deal with spring inviteUpdated Jan 5 Share TweetFor the second time in four years, the Dodgers have signed utility man Alfredo Amezaga to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training, according to FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal.Source: MLB.com
After benching, Gasol says he won't seek tradeUpdated Jan 5 Share TweetAfter he endured his fourth benching in the fourth quarter since Mike D'Antoni was hired as coach, there is no denying Los Angeles Lakers forward Pau Gasol is having a hard time fitting in with the team he once helped win two championships.Source: ESPN.com
Chris Paul Holds Off Kobe In An Instant L.A. Classic; Kyrie Irving Has Ice In His VeinsUpdated Jan 5 Share TweetWe were going to write about how seldom games truly live up to the hype but then we had a thought — has there been a Clippers-Lakers game since Chris Paul‘s vetoed trade that hasn’t been satisfying? There have only been five between these two sinceSource: dimemag.com
Preview: Lakers vs. ClippersUpdated Jan 5 Share TweetAfter 31 games, the Lakers (15-16) are still suffering through the same struggles they've been having the entire season. They looked to have answered a lot of their problems after posting their season-best streak of 6 wins to end the month of December, …Source: purpleandgoldblog.com
NBA - It's too late for Los Angeles Lakers to take solace in their fourth-quarter surge against Los Angeles ClippersUpdated Jan 5 Share TweetIt's too late for Lakers take solace in their fourth-quarter surge against Clippers.Source: ESPN.com
Pau Gasol's Role With The LakersJan 5Stephen A. Smith discusses why Pau Gasol has been struggling in Mike D'Antoni's system.
NBA - It's too late for Los Angeles Lakers to take solace in their fourth-…Jan 5It's too late for Lakers take solace in their fourth-quarter surge against Clippers.