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Lakerstats All Updated Through 11.10.13!

Sorry for the delay in getting the site updated, but all stats and box scores are current up through the Minnesota game on 11.10.13. Sorry we all have to still look that Dwight Howard picture below, I’ll try to update the posts on the site more often so it goes away soon. But rest assured no matter what story is on the site, the stats are always updated after each game, that’s...
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November 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Lakers Fight Past Nets in D’Antoni’s Debut 95-90

Dwight Howard slams two of his 23 against Brooklyn. The By The Numbers recap for the Lakers’ 95-90 win over the Brooklyn Nets at Staples Center on Tuesday night. The Lakers are now 6-5, and next play at Sacramento on Wednesday night. 667 The winning percentage of the Nets after the Lakers victory over them on Tuesday. It marks the first time the Lakers have beaten a team over...
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November 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Lakers Shoot Past the Rockets 119-108

Kobe throws in two points on his way to a triple-double. The By The Numbers recap for the Lakers’ 119-108 win over the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on Sunday night. The Lakers are now 5-5, and next play home to Brooklyn on Tuesday night. 15,005 The number of points Pau Gasol has scored in the NBA, as he passed the 15,000 point mark on Sunday, making him the 10th foreign...
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November 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Lakers Run Right Over Suns 114-102

Kobe Bryant fights to get shot up against Phoenix. The By The Numbers recap for the Lakers’ 114-102 win over the Phoenix Suns at Staples Center on Friday night. The Lakers are now 4-5, and next play home to Houston on Sunday night. 131 The number of times the Lakers have beaten the Phoenix Suns all-time in the regular season. The two teams have played each other 222 times counting...
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November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Lakers Updated Injury Report for 11.14.13

Steve Nash (Out) Nash (leg) will not play Friday against the Suns and only has a small chance to play Sunday against the Rockets, according to the LA Times. Steve Blake (Day-To-Day) Blake (abdominal strain) is uncertain of when he’ll return to action, according to the LA Daily News. Jordan Hill (Day-To-Day) Hill sprained his right wrist in Tuesday’s loss to the Spurs, but is...
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November 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Lakers Blow Lead in Final Minute to Spurs

Dwight Howard dunks amongst three Spurs on Tuesday. The By The Numbers recap for the Lakers’ 84-82 loss to the San Antonio Spurs at Staples Center on Tuesday night. The Lakers are now 3-5, and next play home to Phoenix on night. 503 The Lakers regular season winning percentage against the Spurs after Tuesday night’s loss. They’re now 74-73 all-time against San Antonio, but...
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November 14, 2012  |  Discuss

ESPN: Lakers Hire D’Antoni!

The Lakers hire Mike D’Antoni as their new head coach. In an unexpected twist, ESPNLA.com is reporting the Lakers have hired Mike D’Antoni, not Phil Jackson, to be their next head coach. From all accounts Phil was just “asking for the moon” and the Lakers were unable to come to an agreement with him. For the complete story, check it out at ESPNLA.com. http://espn.go...
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November 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Lakers Breeze By Kings For Second Straight Win

Dwight Howard powers up for two against Kings. The By The Numbers recap for the Lakers’ 103-90 win over the Sacramento Kings at Staples Center on Sunday night. The Lakers are now 3-4, and next play home to San Antonio on Tuesday night. 18,997 The number of free tacos Jack in the Box will have to give out after the Lakers held yet another opponent under 100 points on Sunday in...
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November 12, 2012  |  Discuss

All Signs Point to Phil Jackson Return

Phil Jackson speaking at a Lakers press conference. There have been several reports from different media outlets this morning, regarding the possible return of Phil Jackson to the Lakers to coach them for a third stint. Here are some of the recent media comments from Saturday morning. From LA Times Mike Bresnahan’s Twitter… “Lakers are moving quickly to hire Phil Jackson...
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November 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Lakers Pummel Warriors in First Game Without Brown

Kobe Bryant takes shot against Warriors. The By The Numbers recap for the Lakers’ 101-77 win over the Golden St. Warriors at Staples Center on Friday night. The Lakers are now 2-4, and next play home to Sacramento on Sunday night. 100 Bernie Bickerstaff’s winning percentage as Laker coach after Friday’s game, good for the best winning percentage in Laker coaching history!...
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November 10, 2012  |  Discuss

ESPN: Lakers Fire Mike Brown!

Mike Brown being introduced in 2011. According to ESPN.com, the Lakers have fired head coach Mike Brown, after the Lakers’ Western Conference worst start at 1-4. No word on a permanent replacement, but it has been rumored that either Bernie Bickerstaff or Chuck Person will take over in the interim. The Lakers start a six-game homestand at Staples Center tonight against the...
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November 09, 2012  |  Discuss

Lakers Plagued Again By Poor Play…Now 1-4

Kobe Bryant looks to shoot against Jazz. The By The Numbers recap for the Lakers 95-86 loss to the Utah Jazz at EnergySolutions Arena in Salt Lake City. The Lakers are now 1-4, and next play home to Golden St. on Friday night. 93 The amount of turnovers the Lakers have committed during the first five games of the season. What’s really sad is they have more turnovers than bench...
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November 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Lakers Finally Win One…Throttle Pistons 108-79

Dwight Howard gets fouled going to the basket. The By The Numbers recap for the Lakers 108-79 win over the Detroit Pistons at Staples Center on Sunday. The Lakers are now 1-3, and play next at Utah on Wednesday night. 108 The amount of points the Lakers scored on Sunday night, their best offensive output of the season thus far. They also shot 51.9% from the floor and are shooting...
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November 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Lakers Updated Injury Report for 11.03.12

Steve Nash (Out) Nash’s injury has been diagnosed as a “small non-displaced fracture in the head of his fibula,” and he will miss a minimum of one week.
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November 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Kobe Sets Lakers Steals Record!

With his one steal against the Clippers on Friday night, Kobe Bryant passed Magic Johnson for #1 on the team’s all-time career leaderboard with 1,725 thefts. If you’re interested in the seeing the team’s career steal leaders, then visit the Steals section on our Team Records page.
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November 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Lakers Lay Another Egg…Still Winless at 0-3

Kobe battles through double-team against Clippers. The By The Numbers recap for the Lakers 105-95 loss to the Clippers at Staples Center on Friday. The Lakers are now 0-3, and next play home to Detroit on Sunday. 1,725 The amount of steals Kobe Bryant has in his Lakers career, after picking one up against the Clippers.  He passed Magic Johnson for first all-time in Lakers’ history...
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November 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Lakers Updated Injury Report for 11.01.12

The Lakers have officially listed the following listed as current injuries as of November 1, 2012. Kobe Bryant (Day-To-Day) Bryant (foot) did not practice Thursday but will play Friday against the Clippers. Steve Nash ( Day-To-Day) Nash is officially listed as doubtful for Friday’s contest against the Clippers due to a lower left leg contusion, however Nash remains hopeful he will...
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November 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Lakers Struggle Again…Drop To 0-2

Dwight Howard is fouled as he goes up for a dunk. The Lakers got huge games from both Dwight Howard and Kobe Bryant, but turnovers and bad defense did them in again, as they dropped to 0-2 on the young season, with a 116-106 loss in Portland. For the second straight night, the Lakers floundered and flailed, and were again unable to mount any real consistent play in dropping yet...
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November 01, 2012  |  Discuss

New Look Lakers Open Season With Uninspired Loss

Kobe Bryant lays in two against Dallas. Not too much was made of the Lakers’ 0-8 preseason record, for the very reason that the games meant nothing. But after Tuesday’s season-opening embarrassing loss 99-91 to the Dallas Mavericks at Staples Center, one has to wonder if maybe there isn’t more to worry about. Once again on Tuesday the Lakers struggled to find any consistency...
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October 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Lakerstats Updated for Exciting 2012-13 Season!

So it’s been a while since we updated Lakerstats with everything after the conclusion of the 2011-12 season, but as of today, all stats and information are 100% up-to-date. Dwight Howard shows off new Lakers jersey at press conference. In celebration of the all the incredible acquisitions that Mitch Kupchak and the front office made in the offseason, which included Dwight Howard...
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August 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Ugly Start

Usually I’ll write some recaps of the games as the season progresses, but after the first two games of the 2011-12 season, there’s really not much positive to say for the Lakers. Hence I haven’t felt like writing all that much. Of course box scores and stats have been updated as they always will be, although that has been a chore too after losses. There’s really not much...
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December 27, 2011  |  Discuss
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