Lakers 1 – Clippers 0 In 1st Battle Of LA

LOS ANGELES, CA – The Los Angeles Lakers defeated the Los Angeles Clippers 116 – 103. Sorry Clipper fans, you still aren’t the best team in LA. I know how much you want to be. Since I was doing the BadCulture Radio show, I didn’t have a chance to see my Lakers put a whoopin on our little brothers, the Clippers. Below is the Associated Press report: LOS ANGELES (AP) – Xavier Henry scored a career-high 22 points, Jordan Farmar added 16, and five Los Angeles Lakers reserves surged past the Los Angeles Clippers in the fourth quarter for a surprising 116-103 victory in both clubs’ season opener Tuesday night. With Kobe Bryant watching in…

Lakers Swept in Cross Town Rivalry

LOS ANGELES, CA – This year the cross town rivalry was no contest. Little brother finally dominated big brother. Sadly for all Laker fans, The Lake show dropped to half a game behind the Utah Jazz for the Western Conference’s 8th spot after losing to the Los Angeles Clippers 109-95 on Sunday. This gives the Clippers their first Pacific Division title in franchise history. Blake Griffin had 24 points and 12 rebounds, with Chris Paul adding 24 points and 12 assists in helping the Clippers sweep the Lakers 4-0 for the first time since Donald Sterling bought the team in 1981. Having no answer to their cross town rivals, the Lakers were overmatched in every aspect of…

NBA Round Up

As we move into the Eastern and Western Conference Semi-Finals, basketball starts to get really real. Fans have now long forgotten the drama and tantrums that plagued the league during this abbreviated season. It is now we shift our focus from the tit-for-tat in the media to the game itself. The haterade sipped collectively by basketball fans for David Stern is replaced by disdain for our respective teams when they don’t win, unless they win of course. Here’s a look at the match-ups after game one: Western Conference Semi Finals: Lakers vs. Thunder After game one of the second round, the Lake Show was completely and inexplicable anilihated. The Thunder ran through them like dinner after…