Week 8 was less successful.
The Lakers drew the
"Maybe," was all Bryant would allow.
After the defeat in Sacramento, Coach Byron Scott said he'd consider resting the All-Star guard.
The increasing losses have left center
Television ratings have dropped for both the Lakers and Clippers this season.
Rookie Julius Randle (broken leg) is off crutches as he works his way back from a season-ending injury.
Finally, Carlos Boozer and Jeremy Lin have responded differently to losing their starting jobs.