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Lakers Tweetbag: Steve Nash is sore and doesn't expect Kobe to shoot "that many times" every night

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Welcome to the Lakers Tweetbag, where we compile a handful of the most interesting tweets from the Lakers beat writers throughout the Twittersphere. This is a prime cut from the people who follow the in's and out's of the purple and gold for a living. Enjoy the tweets, the create-a-caption, the goodies, and a wrap-up of all the writing here at Silver Screen & Roll after every game.

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Tweetbag #6

The Tweets

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>In postgame locker room, LAL players almost begged for chance to praise @<a href="https://twitter.com/stevenash">stevenash</a>. His team-building way can make huge diff in team vibe.</p>&mdash; Mike Trudell (@LakersReporter) <a href="https://twitter.com/LakersReporter/status/282766155054211072" data-datetime="2012-12-23T08:34:39+00:00">December 23, 2012</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>Steve Nash: "There's some soreness &amp; some pain but right now it's okay. It's manageable. As long as it's manageable, I'll just keep going."</p>&mdash; Mark Medina (@MedinaLakersNBA) <a href="https://twitter.com/MedinaLakersNBA/status/282750538062364673" data-datetime="2012-12-23T07:32:36+00:00">December 23, 2012</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>Nash said he didn't figure on Kobe shooting that many times every night. <a href="https://twitter.com/search/%23challengeaccepted">#challengeaccepted</a></p>&mdash; KEVIN DING (@KevinDing) <a href="https://twitter.com/KevinDing/status/282743657843552256" data-datetime="2012-12-23T07:05:15+00:00">December 23, 2012</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>D'Antoni on late Nash FG: "Doesn’t surprise me. If it wasn’t (open) he would have (passed). Guy's a winner - that’s about all you can say."</p>&mdash; Mike Trudell (@LakersReporter) <a href="https://twitter.com/LakersReporter/status/282761729044267008" data-datetime="2012-12-23T08:17:04+00:00">December 23, 2012</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>The play that MWP hit a wide open corner 3 w/24 sec. left in 4th - D'Antoni drew up w/Kobe on strong side, knew GSW wouldn't help off Kobe.</p>&mdash; Mike Trudell (@LakersReporter) <a href="https://twitter.com/LakersReporter/status/282753638772908032" data-datetime="2012-12-23T07:44:55+00:00">December 23, 2012</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>Lakers are taking tomorrow off. (Exhale.) Back to practice at 11 a.m. on Christmas Eve in advance of Knicks-Lakers, noon Tuesday.</p>&mdash; KEVIN DING (@KevinDing) <a href="https://twitter.com/KevinDing/status/282747592163598336" data-datetime="2012-12-23T07:20:53+00:00">December 23, 2012</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>Lakers: Nash quietly proud of self and team. Kobe upbeat, encouraged. Dwight pleased, especially with his own defensive hustle with fouls.</p>&mdash; KEVIN DING (@KevinDing) <a href="https://twitter.com/KevinDing/status/282742688305008640" data-datetime="2012-12-23T07:01:24+00:00">December 23, 2012</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>Meaningful celebrations of the sort you simply never see after the Lakers win a regular-season game. ... LA 118, GST 115.</p>&mdash; KEVIN DING (@KevinDing) <a href="https://twitter.com/KevinDing/status/282729708943192064" data-datetime="2012-12-23T06:09:50+00:00">December 23, 2012</a></blockquote>
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The Caption

Previous Winners: Picture here

Tommy Blackjack :

"Hey Pau, here comes the tickle monster."

Lady Alannya:

Pau: "Tag you’re it!"
Dwight: "Oh hell no. It’s Sacre’s turn to be it!"

bcmaiden:

Dwight: "Hey Pau, wait for me."
Pau: "Try to catch up, Dwight. Man, I thought I was supposed to be the slow one."

BasedRaiderFan:

Dwight: "Pau your going to be traded"
Pau: "Well your going to leave LA after this season"
Haywood: Thinking to himself "I know where i want to be next season"

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The Goodies

The Happenings Here at Silver Screen & Roll

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