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#LA Lakers

# la-lakers - Wednesday 7 October, 2020

LeBron and Lakers on the brink of NBA title after six-point win over Miami
# Game 4
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# Game 4

LeBron and Lakers on the brink of NBA title after six-point win over Miami

Oct 7th 2020, 7:52 AM 6,342 Views 8 Comments

Anthony Davis and LeBron James combined for 50 points as the Lakers took a 3-1 series lead.

# la-lakers - Monday 5 October, 2020

Jimmy Butler carries Miami Heat to 11-point win over LA Lakers
# NBA
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# NBA

Jimmy Butler carries Miami Heat to 11-point win over LA Lakers

Oct 5th 2020, 7:44 AM 5,203 Views 3 Comments

The Heat secured their first win of the NBA Finals series.

# la-lakers - Saturday 3 October, 2020

Miami feeling the Heat after Lakers establish a 2-0 lead in NBA finals
# NBA Finals
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# NBA Finals

Miami feeling the Heat after Lakers establish a 2-0 lead in NBA finals

Oct 3rd 2020, 8:11 AM 6,212 Views 1 Comment

Defiant Butler says Heat capable of rallying against Lakers.

# la-lakers - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Lakers power past Heat in NBA Finals opener
# Strong Start
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# Strong Start

Lakers power past Heat in NBA Finals opener

Oct 1st 2020, 7:44 AM 5,427 Views 3 Comments

After a 10-year absence from the championship series, the Lakers returned with a vengeance.

# la-lakers - Sunday 27 September, 2020

LeBron's triple-double leads the Lakers to their first NBA Finals in a decade
# Back In The Big Time
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# Back In The Big Time

LeBron's triple-double leads the Lakers to their first NBA Finals in a decade

Sep 27th 2020, 9:23 AM 6,903 Views 4 Comments

They’ll meet the winner of the Eastern Conference decider between Miami Heat and Boston Celtics.

# la-lakers - Wednesday 23 September, 2020

Nuggets comeback starts early as Murray leads them to Game 3 win
# NBA Playoffs
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# NBA Playoffs

Nuggets comeback starts early as Murray leads them to Game 3 win

Sep 23rd 2020, 8:02 AM 4,305 Views 0 Comments

The LA Lakers’ series lead is cut to 2-1 with game four on Thursday.

# la-lakers - Sunday 30 August, 2020

Lakers advance to Western Conference semi-finals as playoffs resume following player boycott
# NBA
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# NBA

Lakers advance to Western Conference semi-finals as playoffs resume following player boycott

Aug 30th 2020, 9:52 AM 6,350 Views 6 Comments

Many players arrived at the arenas wearing Black Lives Matter slogans on their t-shirts.

# la-lakers - Tuesday 25 August, 2020

LeBron's Lakers steamroll Blazers, Heat close out Pacers
# NBA
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# NBA

LeBron's Lakers steamroll Blazers, Heat close out Pacers

Aug 25th 2020, 7:52 AM 4,417 Views 0 Comments

The Lakers wore special black and yellow-trimmed “Black Mamba” jerseys to remember former Laker great Kobe Bryant who died in a helicopter crash seven months ago.

# la-lakers - Tuesday 11 August, 2020

Kyle Kuzma drains last-second shot to push Lakers past Nuggets
# Hoops
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# Hoops

Kyle Kuzma drains last-second shot to push Lakers past Nuggets

Aug 11th 2020, 8:09 AM 4,232 Views 0 Comments

The two sides traded blows until the 25-year-old stepped up.

# la-lakers - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

Davis follows in Kobe's footsteps and LeBron also stars as Lakers clinch top spot in the West
# Round-Up
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# Round-Up

Davis follows in Kobe's footsteps and LeBron also stars as Lakers clinch top spot in the West

Aug 4th 2020, 8:29 AM 4,583 Views 0 Comments

‘To be in a category with him means a lot. I know he’s looking down on us, cheering us on.’

# la-lakers - Friday 31 July, 2020

Players kneel as NBA restarts in Florida 'bubble'
# Back In Action
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# Back In Action

Players kneel as NBA restarts in Florida 'bubble'

Jul 31st 2020, 8:24 AM 4,821 Views 6 Comments

LeBron James led the Los Angeles Lakers to a pulsating 103-101 defeat of the Los Angeles Clippers in the day’s second game.

# la-lakers - Friday 1 May, 2020

LeBron: Lakers ready to play despite call to cancel NBA
# Return To Play
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# Return To Play

LeBron: Lakers ready to play despite call to cancel NBA

May 1st 2020, 8:56 AM 3,297 Views 0 Comments

The Lakers superstar refuted claims the season would be scrapped.

# la-lakers - Saturday 7 March, 2020

LeBron James becomes third player in NBA history to score 34,000 points
# Wrap
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# Wrap

LeBron James becomes third player in NBA history to score 34,000 points

Mar 7th 2020, 9:15 AM 9,083 Views 0 Comments

The LA Lakers star improved his career points haul against the Milwaukee Bucks on Friday.

# la-lakers - Thursday 30 January, 2020

Kobe Bryant's widow shares emotional tribute to the basketball legend on Instagram
# California
# California

Kobe Bryant's widow shares emotional tribute to the basketball legend on Instagram

Jan 30th 2020, 8:02 AM 42,137 Views 19 Comments

It’s the first time Vanessa Bryant has spoken about her husband’s death.

# la-lakers - Wednesday 29 January, 2020

Body of Kobe Bryant identified as thousands gather for vigil to 'world's greatest basketball player'
# LA Lakers
# LA Lakers

Body of Kobe Bryant identified as thousands gather for vigil to 'world's greatest basketball player'

Jan 29th 2020, 7:19 AM 11,882 Views 5 Comments

Investigators are still working to identify the five remaining bodies from the helicopter crash.

# la-lakers - Monday 27 January, 2020

'Words can't describe the pain': Tributes paid to basketball star Kobe Bryant following his death
# RIP
# RIP

'Words can't describe the pain': Tributes paid to basketball star Kobe Bryant following his death

Jan 27th 2020, 7:29 AM 24,645 Views 6 Comments

The 41-year old was killed in a helicopter crash near Los Angeles on Sunday.

# la-lakers - Sunday 29 December, 2019

LeBron James scores 21 as Lakers snap losing streak
# King James
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# King James

LeBron James scores 21 as Lakers snap losing streak

Dec 29th 2019, 10:34 AM 4,006 Views 0 Comments

James was a late addition to the lineup because of a groin injury that has hampered his play of late.

# la-lakers - Monday 23 December, 2019

LeBron-less Lakers fall to Denver as injury fears raised about Anthony Davis
# NBA
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# NBA

LeBron-less Lakers fall to Denver as injury fears raised about Anthony Davis

Dec 23rd 2019, 10:09 AM 3,912 Views 0 Comments

Superstar LeBron James is hopeful of a Christmas Day return.

# la-lakers - Monday 9 December, 2019

Davis scores season-high 50 points as Lakers beat Timberwolves
# NBA
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# NBA

Davis scores season-high 50 points as Lakers beat Timberwolves

Dec 9th 2019, 10:27 AM 2,377 Views 1 Comment

In Miami, rookie Tyler Herro helped the Heat to victory over the Chicago Bulls.

# la-lakers - Thursday 5 December, 2019

Bucks up to 13 straight wins as Giannis and Griffin clash
# NBA
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# NBA

Bucks up to 13 straight wins as Giannis and Griffin clash

Dec 5th 2019, 8:03 AM 3,007 Views 0 Comments

The Lakers put up a strong defensive showing in Utah to notch a 10th away victory in succession.

# la-lakers - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Kuzma clicks as Lakers finish strong, 76ers escape 'blowtorch'
# NBA
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# NBA

Kuzma clicks as Lakers finish strong, 76ers escape 'blowtorch'

Nov 13th 2019, 8:11 AM 3,136 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, Trae Young racked up 42 points for the Hawks.

# la-lakers - Saturday 9 November, 2019

LeBron and Davis combine for 51 points as Lakers clinch seventh straight win
# NBA
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# NBA

LeBron and Davis combine for 51 points as Lakers clinch seventh straight win

Nov 9th 2019, 9:21 AM 4,909 Views 1 Comment

The Los Angeles side edged out Miami Heat at home.

# la-lakers - Wednesday 19 June, 2019

'I'm not looking to fill LeBron's shoes' - Pelicans-bound Williamson relishing NBA Draft first-pick tag
# Prodigy
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# Prodigy

'I'm not looking to fill LeBron's shoes' - Pelicans-bound Williamson relishing NBA Draft first-pick tag

Jun 19th 2019, 1:58 PM 4,712 Views 6 Comments

The prospect of joining an elite group of players as the number one pick will not distract to former Duke forward this week.

# la-lakers - Sunday 16 June, 2019

Davis set to link up with LeBron at the Lakers in blockbuster trade - reports
# Marquee Signing
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# Marquee Signing

Davis set to link up with LeBron at the Lakers in blockbuster trade - reports

Jun 16th 2019, 10:00 AM 6,312 Views 2 Comments

ESPN and the Los Angeles Times said unsettled star Davis will join the Lakers in a move which will see the Pelicans receive multiple players and draft picks in return.

# la-lakers - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

LeBron's Lakers appoint new head coach, Warriors go into finals without Durant
# NBA
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# NBA

LeBron's Lakers appoint new head coach, Warriors go into finals without Durant

May 14th 2019, 8:04 AM 3,460 Views 0 Comments

Frank Vogel will be the man charged with helping LeBron James get back into the playoffs.

# la-lakers - Monday 8 April, 2019

LeBron defends Walton record amid job speculation
# Injury Crisis
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# Injury Crisis

LeBron defends Walton record amid job speculation

Apr 8th 2019, 9:30 PM 4,263 Views 0 Comments

The Lakers star said a host of injuries to key players this season have resulted in a difficult campaign.

# la-lakers - Tuesday 5 March, 2019

'Unless I'm hurt, I'm not sitting games': LeBron determined to finish season strong despite Lakers struggles
# Defiant
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# Defiant

'Unless I'm hurt, I'm not sitting games': LeBron determined to finish season strong despite Lakers struggles

Mar 5th 2019, 9:18 PM 5,356 Views 5 Comments

James faces missing the postseason for the first time since 2005 – with the Lakers having lost nine of their last 12 games.

# la-lakers - Friday 18 January, 2019

Charles Barkley rips Kyrie Irving over LeBron James apology: 'I would have whooped his ass'
# Bullish
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# Bullish

Charles Barkley rips Kyrie Irving over LeBron James apology: 'I would have whooped his ass'

Jan 18th 2019, 5:53 PM 6,508 Views 6 Comments

Irving said it took a ‘real man’ to make the call and apologise.

# la-lakers - Thursday 3 January, 2019

LeBron sits out Lakers defeat through injury as Oklahoma's George sinks 37 points amid boos
# Nba Wrap
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# Nba Wrap

LeBron sits out Lakers defeat through injury as Oklahoma's George sinks 37 points amid boos

Jan 3rd 2019, 9:05 AM 4,587 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, the Philadelphia 76ers defeated the Suns and the Brooklyn Nets edged out New Orleans.

# la-lakers - Friday 14 December, 2018

James Harden bags incredible 50-point triple-double as Rockets see off LeBron's Lakers
# Unstoppable
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# Unstoppable

James Harden bags incredible 50-point triple-double as Rockets see off LeBron's Lakers

Dec 14th 2018, 8:01 AM 3,670 Views 0 Comments

Harden put in an outstanding performance as the Rockets beat the LA Lakers 126-111 on Thursday night.

# la-lakers - Thursday 22 November, 2018

LeBron gets standing ovation on his return to Cleveland as Lakers beat Cavs
# I'm Coming Home
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# I'm Coming Home

LeBron gets standing ovation on his return to Cleveland as Lakers beat Cavs

Nov 22nd 2018, 8:47 AM 3,726 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere, the Golden State Warriors suffered a fourth consecutive loss for the first time since 2013.

# la-lakers - Tuesday 13 November, 2018

LeBron James admits he 'almost cracked' during Lakers' slow start to the season
# LA Confidential
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# LA Confidential

LeBron James admits he 'almost cracked' during Lakers' slow start to the season

Nov 13th 2018, 10:38 AM 4,147 Views 0 Comments

Lakers are now 7-6 after a bleak start to LeBron’s time in LA.

# la-lakers - Thursday 1 November, 2018

Rose recaptures MVP form with career-high 50 points while LeBron gives Lakers a fright before saving the day
# Swish
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# Swish

Rose recaptures MVP form with career-high 50 points while LeBron gives Lakers a fright before saving the day

Nov 1st 2018, 8:11 AM 4,848 Views 1 Comment

The Minnesota Timberwolves defeated Utah Jazz while the LA Lakers overcame the Dallas Mavericks.

# la-lakers - Friday 26 October, 2018

LeBron hits triple-double as Lakers come from behind to end Denver's 100% start
# LA Story
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# LA Story

LeBron hits triple-double as Lakers come from behind to end Denver's 100% start

Oct 26th 2018, 11:09 AM 3,226 Views 2 Comments

Twenty-eight points, 11 assists and 11 rebounds for the King.

# la-lakers - Thursday 25 October, 2018

Electric Stephen Curry stuns Wizards with 51 points while LeBron earns first Lakers win
# Hoop Dream
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# Hoop Dream

Electric Stephen Curry stuns Wizards with 51 points while LeBron earns first Lakers win

Oct 25th 2018, 8:19 AM 5,131 Views 3 Comments

Stephen Curry was 15-for-24 from the field, 11-for-16 from three-point range and 10-for-10 from the free throw line on Wednesday.

# la-lakers - Tuesday 23 October, 2018

LeBron delivers with last-gasp three-pointer, but then misses two free throws as Lakers lose again
# Waiting For A Win
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# Waiting For A Win

LeBron delivers with last-gasp three-pointer, but then misses two free throws as Lakers lose again

Oct 23rd 2018, 10:48 AM 4,519 Views 1 Comment

0-3 start to the season is LeBron’s first since his rookie NBA year in 2003.

# la-lakers - Sunday 21 October, 2018

LeBron James acts as peacemaker as LA Lakers home debut ends in ugly brawl
# Brawl
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# Brawl

LeBron James acts as peacemaker as LA Lakers home debut ends in ugly brawl

Oct 21st 2018, 10:10 AM 13,590 Views 5 Comments

In his official home bow, LeBron and the Lakers were beaten 124-115 by the Houston Rockets.

# la-lakers - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Spurs send Kawhi to Toronto with DeRozan shipped out in blockbuster NBA trade
# No Parties In La
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# No Parties In La

Spurs send Kawhi to Toronto with DeRozan shipped out in blockbuster NBA trade

Jul 18th 2018, 6:52 PM 6,624 Views 8 Comments

‘Can’t trust ‘em. Ain’t no loyalty in this game’. It seems neither player is very happy about the deal.

# la-lakers - Monday 2 July, 2018

LeBron James to join Los Angeles Lakers in four-year, $154 million deal
# Go West
From The42
# Go West

LeBron James to join Los Angeles Lakers in four-year, $154 million deal

Jul 2nd 2018, 7:45 AM 10,354 Views 6 Comments

James had been linked to several franchises, with the Philadelphia 76ers and Houston Rockets reportedly in the running.

# la-lakers - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

'He made us rub our eyes and wonder what did we just see': An emotional night for basketball legend Kobe Bryant
# Mamba Out
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# Mamba Out

'He made us rub our eyes and wonder what did we just see': An emotional night for basketball legend Kobe Bryant

Dec 19th 2017, 7:54 AM 21,676 Views 17 Comments

The five-time NBA champion had his numbers retired by the LA Lakers last night.