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Five takeaways from Lakers' victory over Houston Rockets

The Lakers are on a two-game winning streak. Against teams with decent players, no less. Here are five takeaways from their 98-92 victory Wednesday in Houston.

Preview: Lakers at Houston Rockets

The Lakers (2-9) finally got their second victory of the season on Tuesday, winning on the road in Atlanta, 114-109.

Five takeaways from Lakers' 136-115 loss to Warriors

The Lakers (1-9) haven’t ever started this poorly through 10 games. Ever. Here are five takeaways from their 136-115 loss Sunday to Golden State at Staples Center.

Nick Young ready to return for Lakers against Hawks

Nick Young will make his season debut Tuesday night against the Atlanta Hawks after missing almost seven weeks because of a torn ligament in his right thumb.

Preview: Lakers at Atlanta Hawks

Despite their 1-9 record, the Lakers are perfect against the Eastern Conference, their lone win against the Charlotte Hornets.

Lakers' Ryan Kelly to miss at least six weeks with a torn hamstring

Lakers forward Ryan Kelly has suffered another setback, tearing his bothersome right hamstring in the team's 136-115 loss on Sunday to the Golden State Warriors.

Lakers: Week 4 predictions

The Lakers did defeat the Charlotte Hornets for one victory this season, but Week 3 was a winless catastrophe.

Lakers' Week 3 in review

The Lakers continued to struggle through Week 3, losing all four games to drop to 1-9 on the season.

Kobe Bryant wonders, 'Maybe I'm being too aggressive'

Kobe Bryant's 44 points against the Golden State Warriors (8-2) on Sunday night was just a drop in a losing bucket.

Lakers guard Ronnie Price suspended one game for flagrant foul

On Thursday, the NBA announced that Lakers point guard Ronnie Price will be suspended a game for his flagrant foul 2 on New Orleans Pelicans guard Austin Rivers.

Five takeaways from Lakers' loss to Pelicans

The Lakers are struggling. Again. Here are five takeaways from their 109-102 loss Wednesday at New Orleans. The game was nowhere near as close as it looked, the Pelicans leading by 17 before the benches were emptied in the final minutes.

Joey Buss hopes D-Fenders will be helpful development tool for Lakers

The D-Fenders, the Lakers' NBA Development League affiliate, start their season on Friday, visiting the Santa Cruz Warriors.

Lakers' Nick Young could return from injury next week

Lakers forward Nick Young could return for next week’s trip that begins Tuesday in Atlanta, Lakers Coach Byron Scott said. He has been sidelined almost six weeks because of a torn thumb ligament.

Joey Buss talks family, the Lakers and patience

With the Lakers opening the season slowly (1-6), partial owner Joey Buss is leaning on a number of important lessons taught to him by his late father Jerry Buss.

Lakers have limited options with Julius Randle player exception

On Monday, the NBA granted the Lakers a $1.5-million disabled player exception for injured rookie power forward Julius Randle.

Preview: Lakers at New Orleans Pelicans

The Lakers (1-6) nearly pulled off the upset on Tuesday night, falling to the Grizzlies in Memphis, 107-102.

Five takeaways in Lakers' loss to Memphis

The Lakers didn’t play poorly Tuesday but there was that obvious breakdown in communication on who should take the last shot. Here are five takeaways from their 107-102 loss at Memphis.

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