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Lakers credit Frank Vogel calling out their effort at halftime for win vs. Kings

After a dismal first-half performance, a rather spirited halftime talk from Frank Vogel sparked the Lakers to their blowout win over the Kings on Tuesday.

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Reacts: Are the Lakers struggles due to their old roster?

The Lakers are just a game over .500 and have struggled to string together wins this season, which could be due to their lack of depth and aging roster.

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The Lakers beat the Kings so bad their coach apologized to their fans

There’s getting blown out, then there’s what the Lakers did to the Kings in the second half on Tuesday, forcing Sacramento head coach Alvin Gentry to apologize to fans afterward.

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LeBron James placed into health and safety protocols, out at least 10 days

LeBron James will miss at least the Lakers’ game against the Sacramento Kings after being placed in the NBA health and safety protocols. A further timeline is not yet known.

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Russell Westbrook says he’s willing to screen, roll, play in the dunkers spot, or anything else the Lakers ask him to do

Russell Westbrook has slowly but surely integrated himself into the Lakers, and is ready to do whatever the team needs of him.

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Anthony Davis confirms LeBron James tested positive for COVID-19, says he is asymptomatic

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Anthony Davis says it’s up to Frank Vogel whether or not team plays big or small

Frank Vogel keeps playing Anthony Davis at center and the Lakers big man says he has nothing to do with it.

Report: Kendrick Nunn is ‘not close’ to returning from bone bruise

The latest update on Kendrick Nunn is not a positive one for Lakers fans hoping he’d return anytime soon.

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Frank Vogel says Avery Bradley’s ‘infectious’ effort and intensity can’t be captured by numbers

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Trevor Ariza closer to return from ankle surgery, exact timeline still unknown

For the first time since his injury suffered in the preseason, Trevor Ariza spoke to the media on Monday, and gave an update on his status as he nears a return to court.

The Lakers appear to have conquered their third quarter woes... for now

After being a bugaboo for the early part of the season, the Lakers appear to have overcome third third-quarter struggles.

Anthony Davis says he’s not going to stop shooting threes

Anthony Davis and the Lakers are confident his shooting will improve over a larger sample size, no matter how historically bad the results have been so far.

Podcast: LeBron James at center could be the answer to the Lakers’ problems

The Lakers hung on for a victory on Sunday behind their Big Three while debuting a new wrinkle in their rotation with LeBron James at center.

Anthony Davis says all the Lakers have to do to change the narrative about them is win 10-12 games in a row

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LeBron James downplays injury concerns after Pistons scare, insists he will play against Kings

After looking slightly hobbled and in discomfort at the end of Sunday’s game, LeBron James downplayed any concerns and was adamant he will play in the team’s next game on Tuesday.

Frank Vogel says LeBron James at center will be a part of Lakers gameplan moving forward

The Lakers and Frank Vogel have committed to playing LeBron James at center moving forward, a move that should spell good things for all involved.

Big Three carry Lakers over Pistons on Chick Hearn Night

LeBron James, Anthony Davis and Russell Westbrook led the way as the Lakers were finally able to distance themselves from a less talented team in the second half.

Dwight Howard is still ‘bitter’ he wasn’t named to NBA 75 list

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