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Lakers start road trip with 121-114 loss to the Suns
Lakers start road trip with 121-114 loss to the Suns

The Lakers lost for the 12th time in their last 13 games, falling to the Suns in Phoenix on Wednesday night, 121-114. Nick Young was ejected in the second quarter after getting floored by a flagrant foul from Alex Len, who was ejected as well. Young seemingly threw a punch or two -- arguably forearm shoves -- that will likely lead to a suspension. Without their leading scorer, the Lakers still managed to generate more than 110 points.  Defense remained the issue as Phoenix scored 67 points in the second half. The Lakers stayed closed but not quite close enough to put a scare into the Suns, who were playing without explosive guard Eric Bledsoe (knee). Injuries have decimated...

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