Lakers-Knicks Open Thread

Bruce Bennett

Christmas at Staples? What could go wrong?

Loading Scores

Merry Christmas, to those of you celebrating it, and warm season's greetings to those of you who aren't.

Christmas is not a favorite day on the NBA schedule for fans of the Lakers. The purple and gold have a tear-stained history of getting beaten, often in memorably degrading ways, on this holiday. Many of us I think would be happy were the league office to give the Lakers Christmas Day off, but since that's not happening, here we are yet again. At least LeBron James is nowhere in the vicinity.

Instead we host the New York Knicks, who just two weeks ago smashed the Lake Show at Madison Square Garden. Since then they've gone 3-2, leveling off a bit after their crazy 17-5 start. That game in New York, of course, happened without Pau Gasol or Steve Nash, so one hopes the Lakers can make this one better fight.

Cheers and happy holidays.

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join Silver Screen and Roll

You must be a member of Silver Screen and Roll to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Silver Screen and Roll. You should read them.

Join Silver Screen and Roll

You must be a member of Silver Screen and Roll to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at Silver Screen and Roll. You should read them.

Spinner

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9347_tracker