Chandler Parsons

Depleted Lakers miss late opportunities in loss to Grizzlies, 103-100

Depleted Lakers miss late opportunities in loss to Grizzlies, 103-100

The Lakers closed out a bruising road trip with a dramatic loss to the Memphis Grizzlies, 103-100. 

After a Memphis turnover in the waning seconds of the game, Julius Randle was fouled shooting a three-pointer with the Lakers down by three and 5.9 seconds left. 

Randle missed all three free throws. He rebounded the third miss, and gave the ball to Jordan Clarkson for one last heave, but Clarkson’s attempt fell short.

It capped a frantic final minute during which the also injury-riddled Grizzlies had a little bit more juice. The Lakers fell to 1-3 on a four-game trip that lasted five days. They played without two starters for most of every game on the...

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