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Larry Nance and other Lakers work on staying focused after blowout upset of Warriors

Larry Nance and other Lakers work on staying focused after blowout upset of Warriors

Larry Nance Jr. perused social media, enjoying the memes that emerged from the Lakers blowout win over the Golden State Warriors, and his soaring dunk over David West. Julius Randle couldn’t sleep, so he stared up into the dark until 3 or 4 a.m. Lakers Coach Luke Walton watched a replay of the game, making notes of when certain things occurred, while his bulldog, Gus, sat on the sofa with him.

Hours later they worked to let it all go.

To guard against the hangover that might occur from an emotional upset victory, the Lakers dived right back into their process Saturday. The staff met at 10 a.m. Practice...

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