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Lakers Eliminated

Lakers officially miss playoffs for 6th year in row

Friday night's loss to the Nets officially eliminated the Lakers from postseason contention for the sixth straight year.

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Lakers must have 'patience' with roster in offseason


Harden's 61 matches career high in Rockets' win


Harden hits the gym after 61-point performance


Harden's goal ahead of 61-point night was to be 'aggressive'


Harden hits 3 consecutive triples in the 4th


Harden drains deep stepback in record-setting quarter


NBA Draft

Ranking the best NBA draft prospects by stats and scouting

Kevin Pelton debuts his 2019 NBA draft projections. See who's on top.

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NBA mock draft: New top five, rising lottery picks

Where are the top players in the tournament expected to land? Partner

Clippers happily deliver blow to Lakers' waning playoff hopes

The Starters: Why have Celtics regressed?

Power Rankings, Week 21: Pistons, Magic climb in the East

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The many issues facing Adam Silver