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3 reasons why the LA Clippers would beat the Los Angeles Lakers in a series

If a series happens between the LA Clippers and Lakers, here are three reasons the Clippers would win. The NBA is still discussing a way to come back from the COVID-19 hiatus but all signs point towards the 2019-20 season continuing. If and when it does, a matchup between the LA Clippers and Los Angeles...

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8 hours ago, Clipperholics, Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Lakers

On this day in Kings history: A dominant win over the Lakers in the 2002 Western Conference Finals

Plus more Kings news from around the web. Exactly 18 years ago today, the Sacramento Kings went on the road to take on the Los Angeles Lakers in Game 3 of the 2002 Western Conference Finals. Despite being without All-Star forward Peja Stojackovic for the fourth-straight game, the Kings won Game 2 at...

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11 hours ago, Sactown Royalty, Sacramento Kings, Los Angeles Lakers

Los Angeles Lakers: The late ’90s fantasy lineup that could have been

The Los Angeles Lakers could have had a fantasy lineup for the ages. Many things changed in two years for the Los Angeles Lakers at the end of the 90s to get to the championship. From the 1998 lineup that boasted four young rising All-Stars in Shaquille O’Neal, Kobe Bryant, Eddie Jones and Nick...

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12 hours ago, Lake Show Life, Los Angeles Lakers, Fantasy

Los Angeles Lakers: An amnesty clause could pave the way for Chris Paul

The possibility of an amnesty clause opens intriguing scenarios for Chris Paul and the Los Angeles Lakers. While the return of Los Angeles Lakers basketball and the 2019-20 season looks increasingly likely, things still need to be addressed and eventually sorted out about the financial loss the coronavirus...

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13 hours ago, Lake Show Life, Los Angeles Lakers

NBA Podcast: Latest On NBA’s Return, What Games Will Look Like At Disney World

NBA Podcast: Latest On NBA’s Return, What Games Will Look Like At Disney World

The NBA is rumored to be inching ever closer to a return to the court as actual target dates are beginning to make the rounds and plans for safety are being prepared. It’s been over two months since the league ceased play due to the current pandemic, leaving fans and player alike unsure of whether...

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13 hours ago, Lakers Nation, Los Angeles Lakers

3 reasons why the Los Angeles Lakers would beat the Clippers in a series

If the NBA season resumes, the Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Clippers could be on a collision course. For the first time in NBA history, both Los Angeles basketball teams happen to be championship contenders. The possibility of both of these titans meeting in the playoffs for the first time has...

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14 hours ago, Lake Show Life, Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Clippers

Jeanie Buss ‘Assumed’ Jim Buss Would Uphold Lakers Standard, But Lack Of Clear Path Required Change

Jeanie Buss ‘Assumed’ Jim Buss Would Uphold Lakers Standard, But Lack Of Clear Path Required Change

As the glamour franchise of the NBA, the Los Angeles Lakers are no strangers to drama. Throughout the years, there was seemingly always a major story following the storied franchise and it was to be expected given all of the media attention and publicity they attracted. In fact, it was not that long...

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15 hours ago, Lakers Nation, Los Angeles Lakers

NBA Rumors: Several Regular Season, Playoff Formats Being Considered To Resume 2019-20 season

NBA Rumors: Several Regular Season, Playoff Formats Being Considered To Resume 2019-20 season

In recent weeks, the growing sense is that the 2019-20 NBA season is nearing a return as the league has been mulling over options on how to properly and safely bring back basketball. Through a statement, the NBA acknowledged they have been in talks with Walt Disney World on using the location as a potential...

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15 hours ago, Lakers Nation, Los Angeles Lakers

Los Angeles Lakers: Best trade in team history with the Dallas Mavericks

The Los Angeles Lakers and Dallas Mavericks have had some uneventful trades. As part of an ongoing series here at Lake Show Life, we are diving into the best trade that the Los Angeles Lakers have made with every other NBA franchise in the league. Today, it is the Dallas Mavericks‘ turn. The Lakers...

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16 hours ago, Lake Show Life, Los Angeles Lakers, Dallas Mavericks

Lakers News: Quinn Cook Argues Winning 2019-20 NBA Championship Would Be All The More Impressive, Not Have An Asterisk

Lakers News: Quinn Cook Argues Winning 2019-20 NBA Championship Would Be All The More Impressive, Not Have An Asterisk

Quinn Cook wasted no time getting back to work with the Los Angeles Lakers’ coaching staff once the team was allowed to re-open its practice facility last weekend. There is growing optimism about finishing out the 2019-20 NBA season after it was suspended due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic...

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16 hours ago, Lakers Nation, Los Angeles Lakers

Los Angeles Lakers: A performance grade for the 2019-20 regular season

Grading the Los Angeles Lakers season thus far LeBron James is currently considered the greatest in the game, almost unanimously. He and Anthony Davis have learned to play with momentum and help bring a much-needed winning edge to the 2019-20 Los Angeles Lakers team. You could make the case that before...

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17 hours ago, Sir Charles In Charge, Los Angeles Lakers

NBA Rumors: Adam Silver Warns Players No Return To Play Will Be ‘Risk-Free’

NBA Rumors: Adam Silver Warns Players No Return To Play Will Be ‘Risk-Free’

With commissioner Adam Silver putting himself and the NBA on a two-to-four week timeline to make a decision regarding the return of play, he must figure out ways to minimize risk when a return eventually happens. Putting all 16 playoff teams in a bubble at Disney World is looking like the safest route,...

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17 hours ago, Lakers Nation, Los Angeles Lakers

Danny Green says Lakers role players will be ‘key’ to success in playoffs

Photo by Adam Pantozzi/NBAE via Getty Images Green also shared his thought on LeBron James, and how crucial he’s been to the Lakers’ early-season success. Before the NBA suspended its season, the Los Angeles Lakers looked like they were starting to turn the corner, and a lot of that had to do with...

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18 hours ago, Silver Screen and Roll, Los Angeles Lakers

Los Angeles Lakers: 3 things the vetoed CP3 trade robbed the NBA of

The Los Angeles Lakers should have had a prime Chris Paul. On December 8th, 2011, a deal was agreed upon that would send Chris Paul to the Los Angeles Lakers, Pau Gasol to the Houston Rockets and Lamar Odom, Luis Scola, Goran Dragic, and Kevin Martin to the New Orleans Hornets. The deal was never […] Los...

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18 hours ago, Lake Show Life, Los Angeles Lakers

China’s CCTV Still Has No Plans To Air NBA Games

China’s CCTV Still Has No Plans To Air NBA Games

It has been an absolutely turbulent year for the NBA, with the latest challenge now in navigating a return after the 2019-20 regular season was shut down in March due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Furthermore, the league additionally has had to endure two prominent deaths in former NBA commissioner...

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19 hours ago, Lakers Nation, Los Angeles Lakers

SIM SZN: Danny Green goes perfect from 3-point range as Lakers take Game 4

The Lakers now lead the Thunder 3-1 in the series. Editor’s note: As we wait for real NBA basketball to return, we’re going to simulate the rest of the games that the Los Angeles Lakers have on their schedule on NBA 2K20. When the Los Angeles Lakers signed Danny Green to a two-year, $30 million deal...

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20 hours ago, Silver Screen and Roll, Los Angeles Lakers

Charles Barkley says he played game drunk in 1992 when trade to Lakers fell through

Charles Barkley says he played game drunk in 1992 when trade to Lakers fell through

This is very Barkley.

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1 day ago, NBC Sports, Los Angeles Lakers

Los Angeles Lakers: Best ever trade with the Cleveland Cavaliers

The Los Angeles Lakers and Cleveland Cavaliers have been trade partners eight times. The Los Angeles Lakers and Cleveland Cavaliers are currently connected (in a way) as LeBron James is a Laker and former Laker, Larry Nance Jr, is a Cavalier. Nance being in Cleveland stems from the most recent trade...

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1 day ago, Lake Show Life, Los Angeles Lakers, Cleveland Cavaliers

NBA Begins Talks With Disney World Resort To Host Remainder Of 2019-20 Season In July

NBA Begins Talks With Disney World Resort To Host Remainder Of 2019-20 Season In July

The NBA announced it has begun talks with Disney World Resort to host the remainder of the 2019-20 season beginning at the end of July. “The NBA, in conjunction with the National Basketball Players Association, is engaged in exploratory conversations with The Walt Disney Company about restarting...

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1 day ago, Lakers Nation, Los Angeles Lakers

Los Angeles Lakers: The post-playing legacy of the Showtime Lakers

It doesn’t get better for the Los Angeles Lakers than Showtime. The Showtime era has been not only the most influential age in the history of the Los Angeles Lakers but also one of the most marking phenomena in the history of the NBA. It starts and finishes with Magic Johnson. From 1979, when he...

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1 day ago, Lake Show Life, Los Angeles Lakers

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