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Lakers Pregame Report: Dwight's shoulder and back, Kobe's elbow, Metta suspended

The Lakers are facing a bevy of injuries going into tonight's game against the Brooklyn Nets. All of the recent updates in one convenient location.

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Preview: Lakers at Nets; depth of the depth

The Lakers take on the Nets in Brooklyn without both Dwight Howard and Metta World Peace. Can the Lakers overcome the extremely thin depth they have, or will the Nets rotation of bigs be too much?

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Kobe has sprained elbow, will play through it

Kobe Bryant suffered a sprained right elbow after dunking on Brandon Knight but will play through the injury.

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Metta World Peace suspended one game, out tonight

The league has announced that Metta World Peace will be suspended for one game after his altercation with Brandon Knight in Detroit.

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Dwight Howard out against Brooklyn Nets

Dwight Howard will miss tonight's game against the Brooklyn Nets as he continues to suffer from pain in his shoulder. No Dwight tonight.

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Dwight: "No need" for circus, back is 75%

Dwight Howard spoke with ESPN's Stephen A. Smith to discuss living up to expectations of past Lakers bigs, his health, his role in the offense, and his upcoming free agency. Full interview and quotes.

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Pau discusses Lakers, and his future, with Simers

In a candid interview with T.J. Simers Pau Gasol reveals how he feels the team isn't being "maximized", that without change asking for a fresh slate is a "possibility", and much more.

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