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Whether they are winning or losing, the Lakers will always be a hot topic. In a season that has brought us two new All Stars, coaching drama and less than favorable results, Twitter users have taken to the media to vocalize their honest and sometimes hilarious opinions. Tweets of the Week will feature our favorite tweets from celebrities, media and fans.Comedian Chelsea Peretti’s trademark sarcasm might be confusing some of her followers. #bbpBox_278259568662941696 a{text-decoration:none;color:#0084B4}#bbpBox_278259568662941696 a:hover{text-decoration:underline}Lakers seem like they are doing good this season glad all the trades paid off and coach is perf fitDecember 10, 2012 2:07 pm via Twitter for iPhoneReplyRetweetFavorite@ChelseaVPerettiChelsea Peretti #bbpBox_278260484271112192 a{text-decoration:none;color:#0084B4}#bbpBox_278260484271112192 a:hover{text-decoration:underline}@ChelseaVPeretti have you been watching the games the exact opposite is happening.December 10, 2012 2:10 pm via Twitter for AndroidReplyRetweetFavorite@ChavoyasLeonardo ChavoyaLakers superfan and Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea offers the team some advice in the form of a strange analogy. #bbpBox_278656604646285312 a{text-decoration:none;color:#0084B4}#bbpBox_278656604646285312 a:hover{text-decoration:underline}dear lakers, please play together and move the ball well. Also, if you could kindly play defense like a pack of rabid dogs who are in love.December 11, 2012 4:24 pm via webReplyRetweetFavorite@flea333Flea@netw3rk dramatizes Mike D’Antoni anticipation for Steve Nash’s return. #bbpBox_279276383870545920 a{text-decoration:none;color:#F00}#bbpBox_279276383870545920 a:hover{text-decoration:underline}"Nash is getting closer," Mike said, his voice shaking with emotion. "He ran today; it's like a sunrise after a long night." Then he wept.December 13, 2012 9:27 am via EchofonReplyRetweetFavorite@netw3rknetw3rkBen Lyons may be a journalist but he’s still just a basketball fan at heart. #bbpBox_279300371975905280 a{text-decoration:none;color:#0084B4}#bbpBox_279300371975905280 a:hover{text-decoration:underline}Just saw @stevenash in front of NikeTown in #NYC. I screamed "Go Knicks!" in his face. I was with my Mom. It was great. #RealFanLifeDecember 13, 2012 11:02 am via Twitter for iPhoneReplyRetweetFavorite@iamBenLyonsBen LyonsMarcel Mutoni from Slam Online shares a cute moment between former teammates Steve Nash and Amare Stoudemire. #bbpBox_279442597313921024 a{text-decoration:none;color:#0084B4}#bbpBox_279442597313921024 a:hover{text-decoration:underline}At least Amar'e and Nash had fun 13, 2012 8:28 pm via TweetDeckReplyRetweetFavorite@marcel_mutoniMarcel Mutoni If you would like to be included in Tweets of the Week, include @lakernation or #lakernation in your post. We’d love to hear from you!The post #LakerNation Tweets of the Week! appeared first on Laker Nation.

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