Rookie Jordan Clarkson, who hasn't played many minutes with the Lakers this season, scored a career-high 14 points against the Clippers.
Tarik Black, acquired by the team in late December, had a big game in his home Staples Center debut.
Lakers President and Governor
Scott said he doesn't yet have a timeframe for the Lakers' revival.
Jeanie Buss also said she doesn't see any logic in the idea of the Lakers tanking to protect their 2015 first-round pick.
Already out for the season, rookie forward Julius Randle had a second surgery, replacing a screw in his right foot.
The Lakers guaranteed the contracts of
The third round of All-Star team voting returns were announced by the