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ClutchPoints

Five Things Lakers Must Do to Buck Their Slow Start

Despite a busy offseason that saw them revamp their roster, the Lakers find themselves in a slow start. They are currently 1-2 in the ongoing regular season, after defeating the Grizzlies in a 121-118 thriller. However when taking into consideration the preseason, the squad has only managed to win one game out of nine. Coming […] The post Five Things Lakers Must Do to Buck Their Slow Start appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Lake Show Life

Los Angeles Lakers vs. Grizzlies: Vintage Carmelo Anthony is back

The Los Angeles Lakers have found themselves in the middle of an eight-game losing streak going back into the preseason. Coming off two losses that featured an implosion against the Phoenix Suns with a scuffle on the bench between Anthony Davis and Dwight Howard along with Rajon Rondo’s incident with a fan, the Lakers faced […] Los Angeles Lakers vs. Grizzlies: Vintage Carmelo Anthony is back - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - Los Angeles Lakers News and Fan Community

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Lakers crazy 1st win vs. Grizzlies was a result of key offseason moves

The Los Angeles Lakers entered Sunday’s contest vs. the Memphis Grizzlies 0-2 on the 2021-22 season, 0-2 at the Staples Center, 0-8 including the preseason, and 0-12 since this ordeal. As much as they’ve preached patience, tensions boiled over in Friday’s frustrating loss to the Phoenix Suns. In other words: the home matchup with the Grizz […] The post Lakers crazy 1st win vs. Grizzlies was a result of key offseason moves appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Lakers Nation

Lakers Vs. Grizzlies Game Preview & TV Info: L.A. Looks To Get In Win Column

The start of the 2021-22 season has been less than ideal for the Los Angeles Lakers as after going 0-6 in the preseason...

Lake Show Life

Lakers vs. Suns: It’s already safe to write off the Lakers’ title hopes

The Los Angeles Lakers opened up their home schedule against the Phoenix Suns, a team they had already lost twice to in the preseason. Just like the Golden State Warriors, the third game actually counts in the win/loss column. A word to the warning for delusional Lakers fans that thought the preseason did not matter. […] Lakers vs. Suns: It’s already safe to write off the Lakers’ title hopes - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - Los Angeles Lakers News and Fan Community

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Lakers legend Magic Johnson vents dismay over Anthony Davis-Dwight Howard fight

The Los Angeles Lakers lost their second game of the 2021-22 season, at home yet again, when they folded against the Phoenix Suns, 115-105. All of the preseason hype appears to be for naught at this early stage as the Lakers have now lost two in a row. After watching their team go winless in […] The post Lakers legend Magic Johnson vents dismay over Anthony Davis-Dwight Howard fight appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Golden State Of Mind

Steph Curry catches fire, leads Warriors to thrilling 115-113 win

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports The Warriors blew a lead, then made a comeback against the Clippers to move to 2-0 on the season. The Golden State Warriors kept their perfect season going on Thursday night, beating the Los Angeles Clippers 115-113 to move to 2-0 on the year, following a 5-0 preseason. And after beating the Los Angeles Lakers on Tuesday in a game where Steph Curry uncharacteristically struggled shooting the ball, the Warriors turned to their tried and true method of victory on Thursday: with a Curry flurry. The Chef had the best offensive performance of...

Golden State Of Mind

Warriors withstand early offensive struggles, defeat Lakers 121-114 in opener

Photo by Kevork Djansezian/ The Lakers set the tone early, but the Warriors stayed within striking distance and took advantage late. After cruising to a 5-0 preseason, the Golden State Warriors were given a tough welcome to the regular season at Staples Center against the Los Angeles Lakers. Despite some early struggles, the Dubs stayed within striking distance all game and finally broke through in the fourth quarter and pulled out a 121-114 victory. The Lakers made regular-season adjustments that gave Golden State fits early. The Lakers sagged off the Warriors...

Lake Show Life

Los Angeles Lakers open season with a loss to the Golden State Warriors

The Los Angeles Lakers underwhelmed during the preseason, losing all of their six games including two to the Golden State Warriors. In front of a nationally televised audience, the Lakers played the Warriors again, but this time for real. The Los Angeles Lakers continued their season-long slide losing to the Golden State Warriors 121-114 to […] Los Angeles Lakers open season with a loss to the Golden State Warriors - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - Los Angeles Lakers News and Fan Community

Lake Show Life

1 stud and 1 dud from Los Angeles Lakers opening night loss to Warriors

The good news? There’s 81 games left. The bad news? The Los Angeles Lakers dropped their first regular season game on Tuesday night against the Golden State Warriors, 121-114. After going 0-6 in the preseason and now 0-1 in the regular season, the Lakers have yet to win a game. It’s obviously not the result […] 1 stud and 1 dud from Los Angeles Lakers opening night loss to Warriors - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - Los Angeles Lakers News and Fan Community

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Wizards’ Kyle Kuzma deletes savage troll of Lakers after loss to Warriors

The Los Angeles Lakers went 0-6 in the preseason and then suffered a disappointing season-opening loss to the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday night. Former Laker and current Washington Wizard Kyle Kuzma has certainly noticed. Kuzma posted and then deleted a troll of the Lakers after their 121-114 loss to the Warriors: Kyle Kuzma with […] The post Wizards’ Kyle Kuzma deletes savage troll of Lakers after loss to Warriors appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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5 numbers to know from the Lakers’ season opening loss vs. Warriors

After dropping all six of their preseason contests, the Los Angeles Lakers (0-1) lost their first actual game of the 2021-22 NBA season, falling 121-114 to the Golden State Warriors (1-0) at Staples Center on Tuesday. Besides the completely overhauled roster — including Russell Westbrook and Carmelo Anthony in gold jerseys — things felt, for the […] The post 5 numbers to know from the Lakers’ season opening loss vs. Warriors appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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Draymond Green reacts to Jordan Poole’s scoring outburst for Warriors vs. Lakers

The Golden State Warriors’ 2021 preseason winning streak rolled right over into the regular season as they knocked off the Los Angeles Lakers on opening night. But that wasn’t the only streak that continued. The newest addition to the starting lineup, Jordan Poole, had another solid performance scoring 20 points on 8 of 18 shots. […] The post Draymond Green reacts to Jordan Poole’s scoring outburst for Warriors vs. Lakers appeared first on ClutchPoints.

The J-Notes

What the Lakers’ winless preseason means for the Utah Jazz

At The J-Notes, we’ve already pushed the agenda that the Utah Jazz may be particularly well-equipped for the star-studded Los Angeles Lakers in the 2021-22 season. After a Lakers’ preseason that could be aptly described as a “colossal failure”, we’re entirely willing to double down on that position. Utah Jazz shine next to Western Conference […] What the Lakers’ winless preseason means for the Utah Jazz - The J-Notes - The J-Notes - A Utah Jazz Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

Lake Show Life

Lakers vs. Warriors prediction: 3 prop bets that are guaranteed to profit

The Los Angeles Lakers finally play meaningful basketball on Tuesday as they host the Golden State Warriors to kick off regular-season action. The preseason has not been great for the Lakers, who put up a goose egg with an 0-6 record in the process. We have already given our Lakers vs. Warriors prediction in terms […] Lakers vs. Warriors prediction: 3 prop bets that are guaranteed to profit - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - Los Angeles Lakers News and Fan Community

Lakers Nation

Lakers Vs. Warriors Game Preview & TV Info: Russell Westbrook Makes Debut On Opening Night

After an 0-6 preseason showing, the Los Angeles Lakers have a chance to put it all behind them as they open up the 2021-22...

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Lakers star LeBron James drops harsh truth on severity of his ankle injury

Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James was not fully healthy during the final stretch of the 2020-21 season, and when he suit up in the playoffs, it was clear his ankle injury was bothering him. Now, in the Lakers’ final preseason practice before the 2021-22 campaign opens, LeBron addressed his ankle injury and shared the […] The post Lakers star LeBron James drops harsh truth on severity of his ankle injury appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Golden State Of Mind

Staff predictions for the Warriors: How will they stack up in the West?

Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via The GSoM crew gives their Warriors regular-season predictions. Coming off a 5-0 preseason, the Golden State Warriors head into their regular-season opener tonight against the Los Angeles Lakers with high expectations. While Stephen Curry has a nearly identical starting lineup to the end of last season, Golden State’s bench is filled with a bevy of recent acquisitions that have played very well this preseason. So just how will it all come together? Here are our regular-season predictions for the Warriors: Marc’s prediction: 52-30, 4th...

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Warriors believe the Lakers are better than preseason showed

SAN FRANCISCO — Stephen Curry and the Golden State Warriors dominated the preseason with an undefeated record of 5-0. In the process of their winning streak, they defeated LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers twice. The Lakers failed to win a single game. Warriors coach Steve Kerr is taking that with a grain of […] The post Warriors believe the Lakers are better than preseason showed appeared first on ClutchPoints.

Lakers Nation

Frank Vogel: Lakers May Have To ‘Live With Some’ Turnovers From Primary Ballhandlers

As the Los Angeles Lakers exit the preseason and enter the regular season, they are hoping to leave behind some of the...

Lake Show Life

Lakers opening night: Lakers vs. Warriors prediction, odds, TV channel

The Los Angeles Lakers will officially debut their new-look lineup on opening night of the 2021-22 NBA season at Staples Center on Tuesday. Los Angeles will take on Steph Curry and the Golden State Warriors. The Lakers lost to the Warriors twice during the preseason while Golden State won all five of its exhibition games. […] Lakers opening night: Lakers vs. Warriors prediction, odds, TV channel - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - Los Angeles Lakers News and Fan Community

Golden State Of Mind

Lakers claim Avery Bradley off of waivers

Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Bradley didn’t make the Warriors’ roster, but it appears that he is making the Lakers’. For a while it seemed quite likely that Avery Bradley would be playing on Tuesday when the Golden State Warriors and Los Angeles Lakers meet on the first day of the NBA season. But after the Warriors waived the veteran guard following their preseason finale on Friday night, that no longer looked to be the case. But now it seems that Bradley will, indeed, be lacing up his sneakers and heading to the Staples Center on Tuesday. It’s just that...

Lake Show Life

Los Angeles Lakers: 2 waived players who would be great signings

The Los Angeles Lakers have wrapped up the preseason and the next time we see them in action it will be in a game that matters against the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday. The Lakers went winless in the preseason, going 0-6, which is a cause for concern for some fans. In reality, the Lakers […] Los Angeles Lakers: 2 waived players who would be great signings - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - Los Angeles Lakers News and Fan Community

Lakers Nation

Kent Bazemore Thinks Russell Westbrook’s Energy Will Be Crucial For Lakers This Season

Even though the Los Angeles Lakers went 0-6 in the preseason, there is no need to panic as it is normal for a team with so many...

Lake Show Life

Los Angeles Lakers: 3 biggest hurdles to overcome in the regular season

NBA teams never leave the preseason behind without feeling like something needs to be fixed heading into the regular season and the Los Angeles Lakers are no exception. After losing to the Sacramento Kings on Thursday, the Lakers set an 0-6 preseason record into stone for the 2021-22 season. That’s a tad bit alarming, but […] Los Angeles Lakers: 3 biggest hurdles to overcome in the regular season - Lake Show Life - Lake Show Life - Los Angeles Lakers News and Fan Community

Lakers Nation

Frank Vogel: Lakers’ 0-6 Preseason ‘Not Concerning’

Los Angeles Lakers stars have said in unison that they stay optimistic ahead of the 2021-22 season’s tip-off despite...

Lakers Nation

Lakers News: Frank Vogel Says Austin Reaves Has Earned His ‘Trust’

Although injuries dampened the preseason for the Los Angeles Lakers, there were a couple of encouraging developments that should...

Lakers Nation

Lakers News: DeAndre Jordan Will Remain Supportive If He’s Starting Or Coming Off Bench

With the preseason behind them, the Los Angeles Lakers can begin to focus on their Opening Night game against the Golden State...

Lakers Practice: Rookie Moe Wagner Back on Court Doing Defensive Drills And Shooting With Ingram

Los Angeles Lakers Rookie Moritz Wagner missed all of preseason with a left knee injury. He was practicing today doing some defensive drills as well as some shooting drills with Brandon Ingram. Can Moe fill a much needed roll as the back up center? #Lake

Lonzo Ball on playing with LeBron James and Lakers’ preseason win vs Warriors | NBA Interview

Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball reacts to returning to the court from injury in the team’s preseason win vs the Golden State Warriors, saying he was a little “winded” in the first quarter, but got better as the game went along. Lonzo also expres