1. Rookie Kyle Kuzma Scores 38 Points; Lakers End Rockets' 14-Game Winning Streak

    Los Angeles Lakers rookie guard Kyle Kuzma scored a career-high 38 points in Wednesday's 122-116 victory over the Houston Rockets at Toyota Center, ending Houston's impressive 14-game winning streak...

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  2. Kyle Kuzma, Lonzo Ball Lead Lakers Past James Harden, Rockets

    The Houston Rockets stopped Giannis Antetokounmpo, Kawhi Leonard and Damian Lillard , among others, on their 14-game winning streak. On Wednesday, they couldn't stop Kyle Kuzma...

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  3. Lakers News: Luke Walton Praises Lonzo Ball, Latest on Brook Lopez Injury

    The Los Angeles Lakers lost a close one in overtime to the Golden State Warriors Monday night, but head coach Luke Walton still found a positive takeaway. He liked Lonzo Ball 's aggressiveness in crunch time...

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  4. Rep. Peter King: Kobe Bryant 'Has All the Moves' to Be a Politician

    United States Congressman Peter King said Tuesday he believes Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant has the makeup to be a politician...

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  5. Brook Lopez Ankle Injury Diagnosed as Sprain; Will Be Re-Evaluated in 3 Weeks

    Los Angeles Lakers center Brook Lopez was diagnosed with a sprained ankle Tuesday and will be re-evaluated in three weeks, according to Chris Mannix of Yahoo Sports. Lopez left during the first half of L...

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  6. Hate Him or Love Him, Kobe Reminds NBA There Will Never Be Another of His Kind

    LOS ANGELES — On a night filled with hyperbolic, effusive praise, perhaps the most noteworthy bit of cheerleading came from President of Basketball Operations Magic Johnson, ...

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  7. Kobe Bryant Thanks Fans and Family After Lakers Retire His No. 8, No. 24 Jerseys

    The Los Angeles Lakers honored legend Kobe Bryant by retiring his No. 8 and No. 24 jerseys during a ceremony at halftime of Monday's game against the Golden State Warriors at Staples Center...

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  8. Lakers' Brook Lopez Suffers Ankle Injury vs. Warriors; X-Rays Negative

    Los Angeles Lakers big man Brook Lopez suffered a right ankle sprain during Monday's game against the Golden State Warriors . Lakers reporter Mike Trudell reported the news, noting X-rays were negative...

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  9. Highlights, Top Reaction from Kobe Bryant's Lakers Jerseys Retirement Ceremony

    The list of all-time great Los Angeles Lakers reads like a who's who of basketball royalty, but the list of players with two different jersey numbers hanging in the Staples Center rafters is a short one...

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  10. Lakers' Larry Nance Jr. Posterizes Kevin Durant with Monster Dunk

    Los Angeles Lakers forward Larry Nance Jr. took to the skies for a dunk of the year candidate late in the second quarter of Monday's game against the Golden State Warriors at Staples Center...

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  11. LeBron James Thanks Kobe Bryant, Talks Jersey Retirement on Twitter

    Kobe Bryant is a future Hall of Famer and set to join Los Angeles Lakers royalty when his Nos. 8 and 24 jerseys are retired Monday at the Staples Center, but one part of his legacy is his influence on younger generations...

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  12. Gregg Popovich on Kobe Bryant: "1 of the Greatest Players of All-Time"

    San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich consistently ran up against Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers as the two teams combined to make 11 of the 12 NBA Finals from ...

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  13. Lakers Open Kobeland Ahead of Kobe Bryant's Jersey Retirement

    The Los Angeles Lakers will retire Kobe Bryant 's No. 8 and No. 24 jerseys at halftime of Monday's game against the Golden State Warriors at Staples Center, but fans won't have to attend the contest to take part in the celebration...

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  14. Kobe Bryant: No. 8 and No. 24 by the Numbers

    The Los Angeles Lakers will honor legend Kobe Bryant by retiring his No. 8 and No. 24 jerseys at halftime of Monday's game against the Golden State Warriors at Staples Center...

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  15. Lakers Fan Says He Lost 170 Pounds Since Kobe Bryant's Last Game

    The Los Angeles Lakers will retire Kobe Bryant 's No. 8 and No. 24 jerseys during halftime of Monday's game against the Golden State Warriors at Staples Center...

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  16. Sports World Congratulates Kobe Bryant on Jersey Retirement

    The Los Angeles Lakers will retire his No. 8 and No. 24 jerseys Monday night to commemorate Kobe Bryant . Before the ceremony, numerous sports stars lined up to pay their respects...

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  17. No. 8 and No. 24 Kobe Bryants Clash in NBA 2K Simulation

    Kobe Bryant donned No. 8 and No. 24 during his 20-year career. He achieved so many accolades with both numbers that the Los Angeles Lakers decided to retire both Monday night...

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  18. Lakers News: Top Buzz Ahead of Kobe Bryant's Lakers Jerseys Retirement

    Rather than argue about which version of Kobe Bryant was better, No. 8 or No. 24, the Los Angeles Lakers are retiring both numbers into the rafters Monday night at the Staples Center...

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  19. Del Harris: Jerry West Wanted to Add Tracy McGrady to Shaq and Kobe Lakers

    Former Los Angeles Lakers head coach Del Harris told Marc Stein of the New York Times that the team's former general manager, Jerry West, tried to acquire the draft rights of ...

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  20. Current Lakers Don't Have Any Kobe in Them, for Better or Worse

    NEW YORK — It's been 613 days since Kobe Bryant tucked his No. 24 Lakers jersey into his waistband and went out in an unfathomable blaze of glory with 60 points in the 1,566th and final game of his Hall of Fame career (playoffs included)...

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  21. Report: Phil Jackson Unable to Attend Kobe Bryant's Lakers Jerseys Retirement

    Former Los Angeles Lakers coach Phil Jackson will not be in attendance Monday night for Kobe Bryant 's jerseys retirement ceremony...

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  22. Metrics 101: Was Kobe Bryant Better Wearing No. 8 or No. 24?

    Nine retired jerseys of former Los Angeles Lakers players—along with a few other distinguished numbers and one tribute to a legendary broadcaster—adorn the rafters of Staples Center when the Purple and Gold are playing home games...

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  23. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Can't Leave California for 25 Days Due to Legal Matter

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope has provided additional details about the legal situation that prevented him from playing in Thursday's game against the Cleveland Cavaliers ...

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  24. Kobe Bryant Thought He'd 'Destroy' Michael Jordan in 1st Meeting

    Appearing on UConn head women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma 's Holding Court with Geno Auriemma podcast on Wednesday, Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant discussed ...

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  25. Limited-Edition Hat Honoring Kobe Bryant's Number Retirement Priced at $5,824.08

    As the Los Angeles Lakers prepare to retire both of Kobe Bryant 's jersey numbers (Nos. 8 and 24) Monday, they unveiled a New Era snapback cap that costs $5,824.08...

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