I presume Lakers' off day hurts Lin's chances of playing tomorrow. Byron wanted Lin to scrimmage + cut + change direction to test ankle
Lakers do not have practice today. Will spend the day getting treatment.
Semi-related note: The Lakers will not be the worst team in the NBA, but it's going to be ugly. Very ugly.
Still impressed w jazz in loss to Lakers. The only question is how bad the jazz would have beaten the lakers if main players played more
PA man Lawrence Tanter with a slip of the tongue, says Lakers play Kings in Sac on Friday. Fortunately it's still in Vegas. Phew.
Lakers win! Lakers win! A preseason game.
FINAL: Lakers 98, Jazz 91. Kobe Bryant with 26 points and Carlos Boozer with 19 points.
Lakers 98, Jazz 91....Last week of preseason is upon us
Lakers 98 - Jazz 91 - Lakers grind out a win - which sometimes is enough regardless of how and why
Final: Lakers 98, Jazz 91. Snyder sits Burke for the game; Favors & Hayward for the second half. Kobe scores 26. Burks has 21p/6r/2a.
LAKERS WIN! THEY WIN! THEY WIN 98-91!
Lakers win 98-91 over Utah
Lakers getting their 2nd win of preseason - may have taken Jazz sitting Favors, Hayward 2nd half, Burke game - but win nonetheless
Lakers really needed this kind of game to show they are developing & can absorb heavy amount of injuries
Looks like the Lakers are going to earn a win. Normally we'd say, "Meh, Utah. Meh, preseason." But the way things have gone, they'll take it
Ed Davis is the Lakers' best big man, and I don't know if it's close.
Wayne Ellington - who has really, really struggled with his shot - just hit a three-pointer to double the Lakers' lead
Julius Randle, Running Back for the Los Angeles Lakers.
Lakers currently up 88-85 with 3:17 left - and possession vs. Utah
Make that 10 assists for Ronnie Price, when the Lakers had three in all of the first half.
Lakers down 72-69 to Utah entering 4th Q. Lakers outscore Jazz 31-18 in 3rd Q