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The recently signed forwards combine for 13 points and 16 rebounds in their Lakers debut, though two missed free throws by McRoberts late in the game loom large in 88-87 loss to Chicago.Josh McRoberts was doing his McRambis thing, bulling others out of the way for rebounds, chasing loose balls and even showing some offensive might with a couple of dunks.
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Magic Johnson wasn't even on the team and the great Jerry West was head coach the last time the Los Angeles Lakers started 0-3.
A 100-91 defeat at Sacramento leaves L.A. with its first 0-2 start since 2002.SACRAMENTO -- Marcus Thornton scored 12 of his 27 points in the fourth quarter and the Sacramento Kings opened the season in grand fashion, beating the Los Angeles Lakers at home for the first time in more than three years, 100-91 on Monday night.