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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

Tweetbag #14

The Tweets

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>Referring to Kobe and Dwight as "our two big guns," @<a href="https://twitter.com/stevenash">stevenash</a> said: "Kobe was brilliant, setting the table for Dwight."</p>&mdash; KEVIN DING (@KevinDing) <a href="https://twitter.com/KevinDing/status/295054996402237440">January 26, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>* @<a href="https://twitter.com/paugasol">paugasol</a> said it’s a huge + when "scoring machine" @<a href="https://twitter.com/kobebryant">kobebryant</a> facilitates like he did tonight (14A). Makes it so hard on the opponent.</p>&mdash; Mike Trudell (@LakersReporter) <a href="https://twitter.com/LakersReporter/status/295055137368596480">January 26, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>Kobe: "It's really just about us playing for each other." <a href="https://twitter.com/search/%23lakers">#lakers</a></p>&mdash; KEVIN DING (@KevinDing) <a href="https://twitter.com/KevinDing/status/295056972317851648">January 26, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>D’Antoni said screen/roll game was much better tonight. Give Howard, Gasol credit for better screens. Kobe took advantage w/t dimes.</p>&mdash; Mike Trudell (@LakersReporter) <a href="https://twitter.com/LakersReporter/status/295047015384109057">January 26, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>This was the 6th time Kobe has had at least 14 assists in a reg. season game; his career high of 15 came in February of 2002.</p>&mdash; Mike Trudell (@LakersReporter) <a href="https://twitter.com/LakersReporter/status/295046210773979136">January 26, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>Pau Gasol said he doesn’t see LAL losing many games if they share the ball like they did tonight, &amp; cover for each other on D.</p>&mdash; Mike Trudell (@LakersReporter) <a href="https://twitter.com/LakersReporter/status/295054799475445761">January 26, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>Dwight worked hard tonight and comes out of the game to cheers. Kobe is first Laker off the bench to applaud and go congratulate him.</p>&mdash; KEVIN DING (@KevinDing) <a href="https://twitter.com/KevinDing/status/295042765182603264">January 26, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>Kobe had high praise for Howard’s effort tonight on both ends; LAL a fully different team when they get that from Howard.</p>&mdash; Mike Trudell (@LakersReporter) <a href="https://twitter.com/LakersReporter/status/295050892300918784">January 26, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>After every game Lakers win, Steve Nash says the same thing. It's about Dwight Howard. Tonight: "He showed so much energy."</p>&mdash; KEVIN DING (@KevinDing) <a href="https://twitter.com/KevinDing/status/295060844784525313">January 26, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>Howard on key to beating Utah: "We all had Skittles before the game." How do you beat OKC? "More Skittles."</p>&mdash; janis carr (@janiscarr) <a href="https://twitter.com/janiscarr/status/295056425166708736">January 26, 2013</a></blockquote>
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<blockquote class="twitter-tweet"><p>Ebanks, sitting in Dwight's chair: Me: You don't look like Dwight. "No, I'm not Dwight. I'm invisible in this locker room." Good point</p>&mdash; janis carr (@janiscarr) <a href="https://twitter.com/janiscarr/status/295056224087580672">January 26, 2013</a></blockquote>
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The Caption

Previous Winner: yesu_ni_mungu (Image HERE)

Ref: You see, the ball goes into the hoop… like this.

D’Antoni: Don’t you know I know that!? I’m Mike m#f@#$$ing D’Antoni!!! I invented offense!!

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© Richard Mackson USA TODAY Sports Images | 25 Jan 2013

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The Goodies

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