Stars set for quick trip out west
be in contention for at least a point on Saturday against the Sharks and also on Monday night against the Kings at Staples Center in their final game before Christmas. "(We're) coming off a couple good games, emotional games at home here
Timberwolves fall to 5-9 on the road
away. No Kobe Bryant. A depleted backcourt. Not-so-distant memories of a dominant Timberwolves win in the same Staples Center earlier this season. It wouldn't be replicated Friday night. Minnesota let another seemingly manageable game slip
Martin Jones leads Kings past Sharks
Kings on a roll without injured starter Jonathan Quick. Jones didn't give up a goal in his first eight periods at Staples Center , shutting out the New York Islanders and Edmonton before Marleau's late goal. Already the first goalie since the
For Lakers, 'goodbye, Kobe' means 'goodbye, season'
It doesn't get much worse than that for a franchise that proudly hangs 11 NBA championship banners on the wall at Staples Center . All they can do now is wait until next season. Frankly, Bryant should do the same thing.
Rivers has mixed emotions following win over son
ways, it's a bit painful. Austin Rivers scored two points in the Clippers' 108-95 win over the Pelicans at Staples Center , but his dad had no interest in postgame gloating. Beating the Pelicans was one thing; beating his son was quite
UCLA's Odighizuwa turns to other athletes for inspiration
hip surgery in less than five months. While the UCLA senior was starting his recovery process, across town at the Staples Center , Kobe Bryant was also dealt a blow when he tore his Achilles tendon. Needing a way to overcome his frustrations
shootout win April 5, 2012. The Sharks are 1-4-3 at Staples Center since a 1-0 victory on New Year's Day in 2011 ..... season. Niemi is 1-8-1 in his last 10 starts at Staples Center , including the postseason.
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in stark contrast to the 98.7 points the Clippers average on the road. They continued their offensive prowess at Staples Center on Monday by beating usually stingy San Antonio 115-92, shooting 51.3 percent from the floor - 11 of 23 from
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every stop of their showcase in Montreal, Toronto and Ottawa. Los Angeles lost Sunday in Chicago before returning to Staples Center for its third game in four nights. "I was impressed with our team tonight because of the tough haul," coach Darryl
Weary Clippers find resolve to dominate Spurs
If that were the case, it would have been understandable if they had come out flat Monday night in their return to Staples Center . An all-night flight, jet lag, one day to recover, and whoâ s on their schedule? The San Antonio Spurs. But