Monthly Archives: February 2009

Lakers Get Dumped in Denver

Losers of their last 9 contests against the Los Angeles Lakers, including four straight in last season’s playoffs, the Denver Nuggets finally found some solace in the comforts of their home arena, The Pepsi Center. They defeated the Lakers 90-79 … Continue reading

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Lakers Scorch the Suns

Sure, Steve Nash and Amare Stoudemire were out with injuries. Sure, Shaquille O’Neal is getting long in the tooth and is no longer the once fearsome MDE. Sure, Alvin Gentry, the Phoenix Suns interim head coach has only been on … Continue reading

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Kobe KOs the OKC

The Los Angeles Lakers defeated the Oklahoma City Thunder last night at the Ford Center 107-93. In a contest that started as a runaway victory, transformed into a close, competitive game, and ended as a routine victory fueled by another … Continue reading

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Lakers Barely Tame the T-Wolves

All that really needs to be reported from last night’s win at the Target Center between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Minnesota Timberwolves is the final score, 111-108. Other than that, there is no need to mention that the Lakers struggled the entire … Continue reading

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Lakers Avoid Getting Stung by the Hornets

Last night at Staples Center a strange thing happened. The Los Angeles Lakers won. No, better yet, the Lakers beat the odds, pulled one out of their hat, stared defeat in the eye and didn’t blink. What should have been … Continue reading

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Lakers Oust the Warriors

Don Nelson, Ringmaster of the Golden State Warriors had a simple game plan. Outgun the Los Angeles Lakers. For over 3-1/2 quarters, his plan worked to perfection. But then defensive stops by the Lakers culminating into Golden State turnovers proved … Continue reading

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Lakers Pluck the Hawks

It took almost the entire first half before the Los Angeles Lakers finally shook their post All-Star break cobwebs and got back to the type of play that has propelled them to the top with the Association’s best record. It … Continue reading

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