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Los Angeles Lakers (35-47)


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vs. Uta 
L 97-112
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vs. Hou 
L 99-105
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@ LAC 
W 115-100
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Lakers' big summer looms after 5 straight losing seasons

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) And now the real season begins for the Los Angeles Lakers.

At least that's what the fans of the 16-time NBA champions repeatedly have been told while Los Angeles missed the playoffs and finished with a losing record for the fifth consecutive year.

Ever since they took over the Lakers' basketball operations a year ago, Magic Johnson and general manager Rob Pelinka have founded their rebuilding project around the acquisition of one or two elite free agents this summer - or next summer, they've recently amended.

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Leaders
Points: Kyle Kuzma16.1
Rebounds: Julius Randle8.0
Assists: Lonzo Ball7.2
FG%: Julius Randle55.8%
Steals: Lonzo Ball1.69
Blocks: Andre Ingram1.50
Defense (Rank)
Points: 109.6 (25)
Rebounds: 44.8 (24)
Assists: 23.6 (17)
FG%: 45.6% (10)
FT%: 76.1% (10)
3P%: 34.6% (3)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 108.1 (11)
Rebounds: 46.4 (2)
Assists: 23.8 (7)
FG%: 46.1% (14)
FT%: 71.4% (30)
3P%: 34.5% (29)
Standings
Pacific Division
  W L Pct GB
xy-Golden State 58 24 .707 --
LA Clippers 42 40 .512 16.0
LA Lakers 35 47 .427 23.0
Sacramento 27 55 .329 31.0
Phoenix 21 61 .256 37.0
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Transactions
Date Player Transactions
4/9/2018 Andre Ingram Signed for the Rest of the Season
3/23/2018 Travis Wear Signed for the Rest of the Season
3/19/2018 Derrick Williams 10-Day Contract Expired; Player Not Re-Signed
3/13/2018 Travis Wear Signed to Second 10-Day Contract
3/9/2018 Derrick Williams Signed to 10-Day Contract
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Injuries
Date Player Status
4/6/2018 Kyle Kuzma Sprained left ankle
3/31/2018 Brandon Ingram Concussion
3/29/2018 Lonzo Ball Bruised left knee
3/24/2018 Isaiah Thomas Stiff right hip
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