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James, Davis Each Score 25, Lakers Beat Nuggets 105-96

DENVER — LeBron James has been compared to Michael Jordan for his entire career, though on Tuesday night it was Anthony Davis who emulated the Hall of Famer. Davis, ailing from flu-like symptoms, took an IV at halftime and then scored 13 of his 25 points in...

Lakers Beat Warriors 120-94, Improve to 9-2

LOS ANGELES — No Anthony Davis for the first time this season, no problem for the Los Angeles Lakers. LeBron James had 23 points and 12 assists in three quarters, Kyle Kuzma and JaVale McGee dominated the middle, and the Lakers rolled past the hobbled Golde...
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LeBron James No Longer King James for Hong Kong Protesters

HONG KONG — When the ball smashed into a photo of LeBron James' face stuck above the hoop and dropped into the basket, the Hong Kong protesters cheered. The player for the Los Angeles Lakers touched a nerve among protesters for suggesting that free speech c...
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Trump Presents Medal of Freedom to NBA’s Jerry West

WASHINGTON — Jerry West, the NBA legend who delivered championships to the Los Angeles Lakers as both a player and an executive, said, "It never ceases to amaze me the places you can go in this world chasing a basketball" as he was honored Thursday with the Pr...