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  • Lakers vs. Hornets, Game 5 updates: Lakers defeat Hornets, 106-90

     
    Lakers vs. Hornets, Game 5: Lakers vs. Hornets; Kobe Bryant looks to contribute despite nursing injured ankle...
  • Five things to watch in Game 5 of the Lakers-Hornets series

     
    1. How will the Lakers respond to pressure? As much as I believe the Lakers play roulette in making things more competitive than necessary, the team's 2-2 tie with New Orleans entering Game 5 Tuesday at Staples Center isn't anything out of the norm....
  • Caught in the Web: Reactions to Lakers' 106-90 Game 5 victory over New Orleans Hornets

     
    Game stories --The Times' Mike Bresnahan focuses on Kobe Bryant's spectacular performance in the Lakers' 106-90 Game 5 victory Tuesday over the New Orleans Hornets. --The Orange County Register's Kevin Ding didn't notice anything wrong with Bryant's...
  • Lakers show improvement with their inside presence against New Orleans

     
    After converting on a right hook, Lakers forward Pau Gasol pumped his fist. After converting on an inside lob, Lakers center Andrew Bynum flexed his muscles. And after the Hornets surprisingly owned the advantage inside for most of the series, both...
  • Kobe Bryant foul upgraded by NBA

     
    The foul Kobe Bryant committed against New Orleans center Emeka Okafor in Game 5 was upgraded to a flagrant one. Bryant smacked Okafor across the face and neck with 3:14 left in the game Tuesday night at Staples Center but was called for just a foul on...
  • Lakers Chat: Lakers vs. Hornets Game 6

     
    Join the chat after the jump! --E-mail the Lakers blog at mgmedin@gmail.com Photo: Hornets center Emeka Okafor saves the ball from going out of bounds as Lakers defender Pau Gasol looks on in the first half in Game 5 of the NBA Western Conference playoffs...
  • Lakers vs. Hornets Game 6: Lakers 98, Hornets 80

     
    Destination, Dallas. Or Portland. Either way, the Lakers will be the well-rested host for Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinal series against the Mavericks or Trail Blazers. They got the weekend off by defeating the Hornets, 98-80, in Game 6 on...
  • Hornets fall to Indiana as road woes continue

    Hornets fall to Indiana as road woes continue
    The Hornets were a tip away from snapping a five game road losing streak. But, Mike Dunleavy tipped in a Danny Granger miss at the buzzer as Indiana beat New Orleans 94-93 Monday night. Game officials reviewed the play, and let the basket stand....
  • Spotlight On Hasheem Thabeet

    UConn career highlights: Thabeet goes down with Emeka Okafor as the best shot blockers in UConn history and one of the greatest defensive forces in recent NCAA history. Thabeet (417) is second on UConn's all-time blocks list to Okafor (441). He...
  • April 4, 2004: Semi Sweet. Huskies Rally To Beat Duke

    Originally published April 4, 2004 The clinching free throw was a swish and as it went in Emeka Okafor began to leap into the Texas night in a way that he never has before in his UConn career. All around him there was bedlam and shock. The Huskies...
  • Hornets get 26 from Paul, set Suns 100-95

    Hornets get 26 from Paul, set Suns 100-95
    Phoenix attempted 34 three pointers, but thankfully for the Hornets, made only 14. Chris Paul scored 26 points, handed out 9 assists, and grabbed 5 rebounds as New Orleans beat the Suns 100-95 Wednesday night at New Orleans Arena. David West and Emeka...
  • Hornets humble Pacers in New Orleans

    Hornets humble Pacers in New Orleans
    Recap: Hornets 108, Pacers 96 Trevor Ariza had 19 points and nine rebounds and Chris Paul delivered 18 points and eight assists as the New Orleans Hornets cruised past the visiting Indiana Pacers 108-96 on Sunday. Carl Landry also scored 18 points and...