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We break down the latest on what the NBA playoffs will look like when the league returns, share the best games of the season to watch on League Pass, and take questions about the purple and gold. 

We talk about a new potential playoff schedule that Lakers fans won’t be thrilled with, the Clips purchase of a piece of Laker history, salary cap ramifications of COVID-19, and find yet another NBA player that Gary looks like. 

We take a look at the Lakers’ playoff matchups if the NBA season heads straight into the post-season when it resumes, talk about the current sports situation in the US, a controversial MVP poll, and much more.

We look back at Kobe Bryant’s final performance, a 60-point explosion for the ages. It was a moment that was perfectly Kobe, exemplifying everything he stood for as a player and a person. 

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The Lakers picked up a huge win over the Clippers in which they showcased the versatility and top-end potential that championship teams possess. Plus, how a surprising strategy gave the Lakers the edge they needed to win. 

The Lakers picked up a massive win over the Milwaukee Buck as LeBron James dropped 37 and made a statement in the MVP race. From the Lakers Nation Watch Party at State Social House

The Lakers are taking a trip to Waiters Island with the signing of Dion Waiters. How can he help the team? Plus, we preview a big matchup with the Bucks and take a look at the upcoming schedule, which could offer a preview of what the playoffs will look like for LA. 

We dig into the Lakers’ win over the 76ers, which included a number of fun moments and a dominant performance from LeBron James. Plus, does Dion Waiters or J.R. Smith make more sense for LA? @Trevor_Lane & @GarySheffieldJr break it down

No Anthony Davis or Alex Caruso? No problem! The Lakers go into New Orleans and beat the Pelicans as LeBron James notches another triple-double. Plus, with Troy Daniels waived, who should the Lakers add in free agency?

The Lakers had a forgettable performance in Memphis, falling to a Grizzlies team that held them to a season-low 88 points. Is this simply a rough night or something to be concerned about? Plus, should they add someone else on the buyout market?

The Lakers took care of business against the Warriors despite LeBron James being out. We discuss the solid play of Rajon Rondo, Kyle Kuzma at small forward next to Markieff Morris, the buyout market, and tons more.

The Los Angeles Lakers have had a phenomenal season, but they may have another level they can get to come playoff time. Plus, what Coach Vogel can do with his rotations, the possibility of adding Dion Waiters, and tons more when ESPN’s Allen Sliwa joins the show. 

The Lakers picked up their 6th win in a row as LeBron James went off on the New Orleans Pelicans. Zion Williamson tried to have a say in the outcome, but at the end, it was James who emerged victorious. Plus, Markieff Morris debuted and may have taken some minutes from Kyle Kuzma. We break

The Lakers pulled off a victory over their rival Boston Celtics thanks, in part, to big nights from Rajon Rondo and Kyle Kuzma, as well as a clutch shot from LeBron James. But what about their wing defense? And how will Markieff Morris fit? We break it all down. 

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