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Lakers vs Nuggets LIve Game Thread

The LA Lakers (3-10) host the Denver Nuggets (5-7) tonight at the Staples Center. Tip off is set for 6:30 pm PST.

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Tonight, the LA Lakers will take on the Denver Nuggets. Luckily, this isn't on the tail end of a back to back. Both teams played on Friday, with the Lakers losing to the Mavs and the Nuggets beating the Pelicans. The Nuggets have looked woeful to start the season, but have seemed to turned things around in the last few games. The Lakers will be without Ryan Kelly (torn hamstring), while Steve Nash & Julius Randle have both been ruled out for the season. For a more in depth summary of tonight's match up, check out the game preview: Lakers vs Nuggets Preview. Here are tonight's projected starters:

Los Angeles Lakers Denver Nuggets
Jeremy Lin

Ty Lawson
Kobe Bryant
Arron Afflalo
SF Wesley Johnson Wilson Chandler
PF Carlos Boozer Kenneth Faried
Jordan Hill

Timofey Mozgov

Your drinking triggers for tonight include anyone mentioning:

  • Former Lakers assistant coach & player Brian Shaw.

  • Kobe's low FG%.

  • The Lakers defense being the worst in the league.

  • A Lakers made 3 pointer.

  • Former teammates Ed Davis & Darrell Arthur.

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Now, have at it.



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