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Tyronn Lue: “Overall I thought we did a good job on Bron and AD”

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Following Friday’s win, the Los Angeles Clippers have beaten the Lakers four straight times – and haven’t trailed in three of those victories – since former Lakers player Tyronn Lue became the Clippers’ head coach in October 2020. “Overall…

LeBron James on Tyronn Lue: “As a coach, he doesn’t have a weakness”

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After the Los Angeles Lakers loss to the L.A. Clippers (119-115) on Friday night, the Lakers star forward LeBron James shared his thoughts about the Clippers head coach Tyronn Lue: “T-Lue is great. Simple as that. Obviously, you guys know…

Reggie Jackson after Clippers win over Lakers: “Tough one. That’s a tough team”

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Reggie Jackson (16 points along with eight assists) following the Los Angeles Clippers 119-115 victory over the L.A. Lakers on Friday night: “Tough one. That’s a tough team. Wins ain’t free. We gotta go get another one.”

LeBron James on the Luke Kennard and Marcus Morris 3-pointers

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Luke Kennard scored 17 of his 19 points in the second half and hit two clutch 3-pointers in the final minutes, sending the Los Angeles Clippers to a 119-115 win over the Lakers on Friday night. Marcus Morris posted 21 points and hit six…

Trevor Ariza going through a pregame shooting workout

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The Los Angeles Lakers veteran forward Trevor Ariza underwent an arthroscopic debridement procedure on his right ankle on Oct. 6. There remains no official timetable for his return to the court. Ariza, who will be starting his second…

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LeBron James had to figure out a way to get home from Sacramento on his own

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After entering the NBA’s COVID health and safety protocols, the Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James says that he was angry because he had to figure out a way to get home from Sacramento on his own, and he had to put his kids in isolation…

Paul George reacts to Clippers beating Lakers

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Paul George scored 19 points as his Los Angeles Clippers beat the Los Angeles Lakers (119-115) on Friday night. “The Lakers, if you let them be themselves comfortably, it’s going to be a long, tough game,” George said after the game, via…

Anthony Davis on LeBron James’ fluid availability this week

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The Los Angeles Lakers star big man Anthony Davis talked about LeBron James’ fluid availability this week: “It’s just tough when you’re in and out of the lineup, especially when you don’t have a reason to be out and you’re playing well. It…

LeBron James says he’s been ‘confused, frustrated & angry’ the last few days

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The Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James says that he’s been “confused, frustrated, and angry” the last few days because he hasn’t “been able to do anything.” Says this morning was the first time he was able to touch a basketball since the…

Frank Vogel on LeBron’s game tonight: “I thought he was great”

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The Los Angeles Lakers head coach Frank Vogel talked about LeBron James’s game tonight against the Los Angeles Clippers considering his two-day absence from the team: “I commend him for playing a really good basketball game. He didn’t…

LeBron James on what picked up his spirit

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The Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James said getting back out of quarantine, seeing his sons play Thursday night, and being back around the team picked up his spirit after the frustration of being in the protocols.

LeBron James says he was “pretty shitty” on the defensive end

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The Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James says he knew he wouldn’t have what he needed tonight against the Los Angeles Clippers after four straight days off. Emphasized that in the lineup with him and Carmelo Anthony at the 4 and 5, he was…

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Frank Vogel says LeBron has had “a tough few days”

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The Los Angeles Lakers head coach Frank Vogel says LeBron James has had “a tough few days” experiencing the sudden stop of the COVID-19 protocols after preparing to play in Sacramento, going home, and being under quarantine, then getting…

LeBron James was upset at how his positive test was handled

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The Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James says was upset at how his positive test was handled. He thought he should have had a follow-up test right away; instead, he said he was sent immediately into quarantine. The private transit back and…

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Marcus Morris, Clippers triumph over the Lakers in LA clash

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Marcus Morris made one of his best performances this season and helped the Clippers rally past the Lakers in LA clash (119-116). Morris went for a team-high 21 points for the winners, on 7/12 shooting and 6/9 from beyond the arc. On the…

Tyronn Lue on LeBron James: “At any position, he is a problem”

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Tyronn Lue explained why LeBron James can be a game changer for the Lakers, no matter what position he plays. James is able to play every position on the floor and Lue opened up about why the four-time NBA champion is a ‘problem’ for his…

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Shane Larkin calls out officiating after loss to FC Barcelona

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Shane Larkin was not happy with officiating in the clash with FC Barcelona and shared his frustration on his Instagram account. Larkin took to Instagram and called out the referees for the fifth foul they called on him, with four minutes…

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Paul George headlines Clippers’ starting lineup vs the Lakers

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Paul George will be in the starting lineup of the Clippers in the battle with the Lakers at Staples Center on Friday night. George was dealing with an ankle injury, but he is ready to go for the LA derby, according to Clippers head coach…

Frank Vogel announces Lakers starting lineup vs the Clippers

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Frank Vogel revealed the five players that will start for the Lakers in the clash with the Clippers at Staples Center on Friday night. According to the veteran head coach, Dwight Howard and Talen Horton-Tucker will be starters, replacing…

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Kings’ big Tristan Thompson allegedly tells impregnated personal trainer that he’ll retire after the season

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As things are getting heated while currently facing a paternal lawsuit, Tristan Thompson has suspectedly claimed that he will retire after this 2021-2022 season. From initial reports of Page Six, Maralee Nichols, the personal trainer of…

Warriors HC Steve Kerr says Klay Thompson return is a ‘matter of weeks’

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Golden State Warriors expect to have Klay Thompson back from injury in a couple of weeks, as the ‘Dubs’ superstar missed two consecutive seasons. The Warriors head coach Steve Kerr told 95.7 The Game’s “Damon and Ratto” on Thursday that…

Report: Amid back surgery, Bucks growing hopeful for a Brook Lopez return this season

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Despite the anxiety amongst faithfuls around Milwaukee Bucks camp after the extended layoff of Brook Lopez for a back surgery recovery, there’s still hopes within the organization that the starting big man would eventually return to…

EuroLeague Diaries: FC Barcelona, Efes have memorable rematch of the 2021 championship game

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Round 13 of the EuroLeague concluded with the rematch of last season’s Final between FC Barcelona and Anadolu Efes. The Spanish club exacted a bit of revenge on Anadolu Efes for losing in the 2021 Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Championship…

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Stephen A. says the Lakers need to be afraid of the Suns

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One of the most outspoken commentators around, Stephen A. Smith, thinks the Los Angeles Lakers need to be afraid of the Phoenix Suns: “The Los Angeles Lakers are on the verge of putting an emphatic exclamation point to the era of LeBron…

Former Lakers guard will sign with the Bucks

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According to Shams Charania of The Athletic and Stadium, free agent Wesley Matthews plans to sign a deal with the Milwaukee Bucks. The shooting guard, who spent last season with the Los Angeles Lakers, is set to return to Milwaukee.…

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EuroLeague Round 13 (Day 2): FC Barcelona edges Anadolu Efes to remain on top

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FC Barcelona survived a late overtime thriller over reigning EuroLeague champions Anadolu Efes (93-95) and remained on top of the table. The Catalans trailed by as many as 12 in the contest (52-40), but turned things around and forced an…

Updated Lakers’ status report for Friday vs. Clippers

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The Los Angeles Lakers’ injury report for Friday’s game against the Los Angeles Clippers: LeBron James (ab strain), Anthony Davis (left thumb sprain), and Avery Bradley (right thumb sprain) are listed as probable. Trevor Ariza and Kendrick…

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NBA Lineup Notes: Grizzlies without Morant

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Quick notes on the Memphis Grizzlies since Ja Morant’s injury. Memphis Grizzlies point guard Ja Morant went down on November 26th in the 1st quarter vs. the Atlanta Hawks. The club lost that game by 32 points and knew they had a tough road…

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Russell Westbrook: “I don’t let nobody speak for me”

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Yesterday, the Los Angeles Lakers star point guard Russell Westbrook had a long conversation with reporters to explain why he hates anonymous sourcing in NBA media: “I don’t let nobody speak for me. If you don’t hear it from me, don’t go…

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Metta Sandiford-Artest: “I respect Ben [Wallace]”

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The former NBA forward Metta Sandiford-Artest keeps it real as he discusses his picture with ex-Detroit Pistons big man Ben Wallace: “The only issue I had with Ben is that I feel like I got a couple of those awards… I respect Ben.”