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On Monday, the NBA granted the Lakers a $1.5-million disabled player exception for injured rookie power forward Julius Randle.
The Lakers (1-6) nearly pulled off the upset on Tuesday night, falling to the Grizzlies in Memphis, 107-102.
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.
After defeating the Charlotte Hornets on Sunday (107-92), the Lakers finally got a win to improve to 1-5 on the season.
Reserve guard Wayne Ellington has taken an indefinite leave of absence from the Lakers after his father, Wayne Ellington Sr., was shot and killed late Sunday.
Kobe Bryant might set another record Tuesday night, but the game won't stop and there won't be hugs from Lakers teammates amid polite applause from Memphis Grizzlies fans.
The Lakers (1-5) won their first game of the season Sunday, defeating the Charlotte Hornets (3-4) by 15 points, 107-92.
On Monday, the NBA granted the Lakers a $1.5-million disabled player exception for injured power forward Julius Randle.
When the Lakers play the Spurs on Friday night at Staples Center, it will be the first time San Antonio Coach Gregg Popovich and his team will have faced Kobe Bryant in more than a season.
The Lakers got their first win of the season Sunday night, in a balanced attack against the Charlotte Hornets (107-92).
Charles Barkley can eat.
The Lakers finished Week 2 with their first win of the season, defeating the Charlotte Hornets at Staples Center on Sunday, 107-92.
The Lakers won. Finally. Here are five takeaways from their 107-92 victory Sunday against Charlotte.
The Lakers (0-5) hope to notch their first victory of the season Sunday night when they host the Charlotte Hornets (3-3) at Staples Center.
Before the regular season began, the Lakers announced that 40-year-old point guard Steve Nash would miss the season with chronic nerve issues in his back.
The Lakers brought in Wesley Johnson last year, then re-signed him over the summer, hoping the former 4th overall pick (2010) will finally break through as an impact two-way player.
Former all-star and current TNT analyst Charles Barkley has fluctuated in weight throughout much of his post-NBA career. His waist size is often a topic for levity on the "Inside the NBA" broadcast.
At 0-5, the Lakers are at the bottom of the NBA standings.