All posts by Megan Hines

Los Angeles Lakers Notch First Wins of the Season

The Los Angeles Lakers are on the upside with their first two wins of the season. The Los Angeles Lakers started their season off rocky with a 0-3 record, but were able to get their first win on the road against the Phoenix Suns and their first home win of the season against the Denver ...

Los Angeles Lakers Fall to San Antonio Spurs in Overtime

The San Antonio Spurs defeated the Los Angeles Lakers in an eventful overtime win.   The Los Angeles Lakers fell to the San Antonio Spurs 143-142 as the Spurs rallied to hold on to a win at Staples Center behind DeMar DeRozan and LaMarcus Aldridge’s monster stat lines. LeBron James missed back to back free ...

Los Angeles Clippers Escape with Win against Houston Rockets

The Los Angeles Clippers held off the Houston Rockets to end their three-game homestand 2-1. The Los Angeles Clippers defeated the Houston Rockets 115-112 in an all-around effort from the bench led by the fourth-quarter play by Montrezl Harrell. Despite James Harden’s late four-point play with 29.5 seconds left in the fourth, the Clippers were ...

Houston Rockets Defeat Los Angeles Lakers Following Heated Brawl Late in Fourth Quarter

The Houston Rockets escapes with a win against the Los Angeles Lakers after heated brawl late in fourth quarter.   The Houston Rockets defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 124-115 as they spoiled the Lakers home opener and LeBron James’ regular-season debut at Staples Center. James Harden scored 36 points, grabbed seven boards, and had five ...

Los Angeles Clippers Rally Late for Win against the Oklahoma City Thunder

The Los Angeles Clippers notched their first win of the season against the Oklahoma City Thunder.   The Los Angeles Clippers defeated the Oklahoma City Thunder 108-92 to bounce back from their season-opening loss to the Denver Nuggets. Los Angeles opened the game with a 16-0 run and ended with a 27-5 run in this ...

Portland Trail Blazers defeat the Los Angeles Lakers in Home Opener

The Portland Trail Blazers opened their season 1-0 in their win against the Los Angeles Lakers. The Portland Trail Blazers season opener at home resulted in a 128-119 win over the Los Angeles Lakers as the bench led the way, then CJ McCollum and Damian Lillard stepped up to close the game late in the ...

The Disparity in Pay between the NBA and WNBA Continues with New G-League Announcement

The NBA has shown more investment in the NBA G-League than their sister league in the WNBA, who is going through growing pains with salary wages and other working conditions. It was announced by the NBA that the G-League will now offer “Select Contracts” that are worth $125,000 to prospects who are at least 18 ...