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Los Angeles Lakers beat Utah Jazz 119-104

Nick Young scored 41 points and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Utah Jazz by a 119-104 margin on Monday.
Rudy Gay leads Kings past the Lakers

Rudy Gay leads Kings past the Lakers

Rudy Gay had 31 points and the Sacramento Kings defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 107-102 Wednesday night.
Lakers stomp the Suns

Lakers stomp the Suns

Chris Kaman had 28 points and 17 rebounds and the Los Angeles Lakers defeated the Phoenix Suns, 115-99, on Sunday night.

Milwaukee defeats LA Lakers 108-105

Brandon Knight poured in a game-high 30 points to lead Milwaukee to a 108-105 win over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday.

NBA: LA Lakers 127, New York 96

The Knicks' playoff chances took another hit Tuesday when the lowly Los Angeles Lakers shot the lights out and pummeled New York, 127-96, at Staples Center.
Lakers overcome Magic

Lakers overcome Magic

Jordan Hill scored a career-high 28 points and pulled down 13 rebounds to help the Los Angeles Lakers post a 103-94 win over the Orlando Magic.

NBA: Oklahoma City 131, LA Lakers 102

Kevin Durant continued his ascent up the ladder in terms of NBA history and the Oklahoma City Thunder walloped the Los Angeles Lakers, 131-102, Thursday night.
National Basketball Association Game Capsules

National Basketball Association Game Capsules

Andrew Bynum had a successful Pacers debut and helped Indiana snap a season-long four-game slide with a 94-83 victory over the Boston Celtics on Tuesday. Bynum, signed by Indiana as a free agent on Feb. 1, totaled eight points and 10 rebounds in just under 16 minutes off the bench. David West checked in with 24 points while Paul George and George Hill netted 12 apiece for the Pacers, who bounced back after losing their previous three contests by an average of nearly 20 points per game. Jared Sullinger and Kris Humphries paced Boston with 17 and 15 points, respectively, but the Celtics folded late in dropping their fifth straight road test.
Meeks, Lakers hold off Thunder

Meeks, Lakers hold off Thunder

Jodie Meeks pumped some life back into the Lakers, scoring a career-high 42 points in Los Angeles' 114-110 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Sunday.

NBA: Los Angeles Lakers 126, Sacramento 122

LOS ANGELES, March 1 (UPI) -- Jordan Farmar went 8-of-10 from 3-point range Friday and the Los Angeles Lakers drained a club-record 19 triples in besting Sacramento 126-122.

NBA: Memphis 108, Los Angeles Lakers 103

MEMPHIS, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Courtney Lee netted 18 points and Marc Gasol supplied a double-double Wednesday in the Memphis Grizzlies' 108-103 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers.

NBA: Brooklyn 108, Los Angeles Lakers 102

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Deron Williams scored 30 points Sunday and the Brooklyn Nets beat the Los Angeles Lakers 108-102 in the first NBA game to feature an openly gay player.

NBA: Chicago 92, Los Angeles Lakers 86

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 9 (UPI) -- Joakim Noah's 20 points and 13 rebounds Sunday helped the Chicago Bulls wrap up six-game road trip with a 92-86 win over the Los Angeles Lakers.

NBA: Los Angeles Lakers 112, Philadelphia 98

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 7 (UPI) -- Steve Nash netted 19 points and distributed five assists Friday, igniting the short-handed Los Angeles Lakers over Philadelphia 112-98.

NBA: Indiana 104, Los Angeles Lakers 92

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 29 (UPI) -- David West scored 19 points and Lance Stephenson had 15 points and 14 rebounds Tuesday in Indiana's 104-92 win over the Los Angeles Lakers.
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Golden State Warriors Monta Ellis (8) knocks the ball away from a driving Philadelphia 76ers Jodie Meeks (20) at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, California on December 27, 2010. The Warriors defeated the 76ers 110-95. UPI/Terry Schmitt
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Jodie Meeks (born August 21, 1987 in Nashville, TN) is an American professional basketball player for the Philadelphia 76ers of the NBA.

Meeks played college basketball for the University of Kentucky Wildcats. On January 13, 2009, he gained national recognition by breaking the Kentucky single-game scoring record by scoring 54 points in a nationally-televised game on ESPN against Tennessee. In the same game, he broke the university's single-game three-point record by making 10 three-pointers.

Meeks attended Norcross High School, which he led to its first state basketball championship in 2006 under coach Eddie Martin. During his senior high school season, Meeks averaged 23.6 points per game during the regular season and 28.3 points per game during the state playoffs. Meeks was named the 2006 Atlanta Journal-Constitution Player of the Year . He was also named 2006 Gwinnett Daily Post Player of the Year, 2006 Atlanta Tipoff Club Metro Player of the Year and Player of the Month (February 2006). He was named to the Georgia High School Association (GHSA) All Star Team and led the North Team to its first victory in over three years. He was named the North Squads’ MVP. He was also named to the All Tournament Team at Bob Gibbons, Kingwood, The Main Event (Las Vegas), Chick-Fil-A, and Dell Curry’s Bojangles tournament. Also, he was named to the 2006 Derby Classic All Star game and played with many of his future Kentucky teammates on April 15, 2006 against rival Louisville recruits.

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