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Dec 26, 10:00 PM | Power Balance Pavilion
Los Angeles Lakers vs Sacramento Kings Odds
The Kings will look to boost their win total and cover the spread when the Lakers tip off at Power Balance Pavilion on Monday in NBA play.
The Kings sit at 0-0 (0-0 ATS) on the season; in comparison, the Lakers are currently 0-1 (1-0 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Sacramento is 0-0 OU, and Los Angeles is 0-1 OU.
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Sure, the Lakers have started the season 0-2, but they did hang out as a team at a Sacramento-area cryotherapy clinic where they were ultimately exposed to temperatures of 200 degrees below zero.
An 11 point fourth quarter lead slipped away. It had been whittled down to one when Kobe Bryant took an inbound pass too close to half court and was trapped. It was a beautiful trap. The half court line and out of bounds line became defenders that had Bryant surrounded by four walls. He was starting to feel off balance, so he jumped, and passed it.
Right to Luol Deng. ...
They blow a late lead and Derrick Rose's floater beats them, 88-87, in opener. Kobe Bryant scores 28 points, but he commits eight turnovers and his final shot is blocked.Somewhat happy holidays?
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.
The Lakers, who are 5-8 on Christmas Day games since Kobe Bryant entered the NBA, take on the Chicago Bulls at 2 p.m. at Staples Center.
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.