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Austin Reaves’ triple-double, Malik Monk’s scoring outburst leads Lakers to comeback win over Nuggets in finale

The Lakers closed the season with a win in Denver, one that featured historic nights from both Malik Monk and Austin Reaves.

Lakers close season at home with victory over Thunder

A disappointing season at Staples Center and Arena for the Lakers ended on a positive note with a victory over OKC.

Talen Horton-Tucker’s career night not enough as Lakers fall to Warriors

An undermanned but young Lakers team gave it a go on Thursday, led by Talen Horton-Tucker’s first 30-point game of his career, but would fall short to the Warriors.

Lakers get blown out by Suns in a fitting end to their disastrous season

The Lakers’ loss to the Suns was a move we’ve seen a few times this year, a perfect end to encapsulate their horrendous year.

Anthony Davis brilliant, Lakers still come up short to Nuggets

Anthony Davis was back to his dominant ways on Sunday against the reigning MVP in Nikola Jokic, but the same old Lakers came up short to the Nuggets by the final buzzer.

LeBron James, Anthony Davis not enough to overcome poor lineup choices in loss to Pelicans

The Lakers got LeBron James and Anthony Davis back, but because of their own self-inflicted lineup wounds, it didn’t matter. Now they’re on the precipice of postseason elimination.

Dwight Howard, Russell Westbrook help Lakers stay competitive in loss to Jazz

The bar for the Lakers has lowered to whether or not the team can just stay competitive against good teams, and Russell Westbrook and Dwight Howard ensured they at least cleared that short benchmark on Thursday in Utah.

Mavericks punk Lakers in another embarrassing beatdown

Luka Doncic was magnificent and the Dallas Mavericks were unconscious from the field as the Lakers were routed yet again.

Lakers barf up lead in New Orleans as part of their most epic second-half collapse yet

The Lakers needed to win on Sunday to have any hope of passing the Pelicans in the standings. They did not.

Lakers fight to the finish, fall short against Philly

Down LeBron James and matched up against one of the league’s best teams, the Lakers went toe-to-toe with the Sixers for 48 minutes before losing late.

DJ Augustin, LeBron James lead Lakers to victory in Cleveland

DJ Augustin gave the Lakers a huge spark off the bench to help LeBron James and Russell Westbrook upset the Cavaliers.

Lakers pull defeat out of their hat against shorthanded Wizards

LeBron James made history by passing Karl Malone for second all-time in regular season scoring, but the Lakers blew a big lead to fall against the shorthanded Wizards.

Russell Westbrook, LeBron James lead Lakers to stunning win in Toronto

Heroics from LeBron James and Russell Westbrook down the stretch allowed the Lakers to snap their long road losing streak with a dramatic overtime win in Toronto.

Lakers get mauled by Wolves for third loss in a row

The Lakers continued their disengaged skid with a loss to the Timberwolves.

Lakers get eaten alive by Raptors in latest spiritless showing

The Lakers are pretty obviously uninterested in trying for 48 minutes to compete, with the latest indication of as much coming in their first-half no-show against the Raptors.

Devin Booker, Suns scorch Lakers as free fall continues

LeBron James couldn’t score 50 points again — and it may not have even been enough — as Phoenix obliterated the Lakers on Sunday.

LeBron James leads Lakers past Wizards with dominant second half

The Lakers need LeBron James to be exceptional just to have a chance, even against lottery teams. Luckily for them, on Friday night, that’s exactly what he was.

Lakers waste chances late, blown out by Rockets in overtime loss

Improbably, the Lakers found a new way to lose a game on Wednesday as they let slip a pair of chances to win the game before watching Houston run away with a win in overtime.

Without LeBron James, Lakers falter late vs. Spurs

As LeBron James sat out with knee soreness, the Lakers saw their one-game winning streak snapped against the San Antonio Spurs.

LeBron James scores season-high to drag Lakers past Warriors

LeBron James wasn’t going to allow the Lakers to lose another close one against Stephen Curry and the Warriors.

Lakers continue plummeting, fall to Clippers for seventh loss in eight games

The Clippers clinched a season sweep of the Lakers with a dominant win, and it’s hard to find reasons to even care about this team when they have so blatantly given up on this season.

Luka Doncic outduels LeBron James as Lakers fall to Mavs for third straight loss

Despite an improved effort from the Lakers, Luka Doncic and the Mavs were too much for LeBron James and the Lakers on Tuesday.

Lifeless Lakers pummeled by Pelicans in embarrassing blowout

The Lakers looked like a team ready to give up on the season on Sunday, losing to the Pelicans with a completely listless effort at home.

Same old Lakers continue slide in standings with close loss to Clippers

The Lakers still look like the same that can compete before coming up short that we’ve seen all year, coming out of the All-Star break with a tight loss to the Clippers.

Lakers upset Jazz after losing Anthony Davis to ankle injury

LeBron James wasn’t going to let the Lakers lose to the Jazz on the same night they lost Anthony Davis.

LeBron James becomes leading scorer in NBA history in loss vs. Warriors

LeBron James passed Kareem Abdul-Jabbar for the most combined playoff and regular season points in NBA history, but it wasn’t enough for the Lakers to beat the Warriors on the road.

Lifeless Lakers suffer even more humiliation against trade-gutted Trail Blazers

The Lakers showed that their issues go far beyond Russell Westbrook, putting up an ugly showing against a horrid Trail Blazers team in their last outing before Thursday’s NBA trade deadline.

Lakers get blown out and embarrassed by Bucks on national television

These Lakers very much do not appear to be a title contender as currently constructed. The Bucks made that clear enough, and right now, it doesn’t even look like the NBA trade deadline can fix it.

Malik Monk explodes in second half to help Lakers overcome Russell Westbrook, Knicks

Malik Monk moved into the starting lineup, and gave the Lakers the boost they needed for a comeback, overtime win vs. the Knicks — despite the worst game Russell Westbrook has played this season.

Clippers hold off late Lakers rally to drop purple and gold three games below .500

Anthony Davis and the Lakers fell back to three games below .500 following a tight loss to the Clippers.

Anthony Davis leads Lakers to win over Blazers to snap losing streak

Despite missing LeBron James for a fourth game in a row, the Lakers rode Anthony Davis and Carmelo Anthony to a victory over Portland on Wednesday.

Malik Monk’s huge game not enough as Lakers fall to Hawks without LeBron James

Despite seeing Malik Monk nearly match his career-high in points, the Lakers were unable to knock off the Hawks in Atlanta on Sunday afternoon.