Just when things couldn't get worse for the Lakers, history tapped them on the shoulder. Not the championship-toting, parade-planning type.
The Lakers are off to their worst start since 1957, a 0-4 beginning made official after a 127-104 loss Saturday to the Golden State Warriors.
This hasn't happened since the Lakers were in Minnesota. George Mikan was the head coach, Vern Mikkelsen the leading scorer that season.
It's getting dicey. This is barely November. Seventy-eight games remain.
"If you're a competitor and you want to win, you should be disappointed right now," Lakers Coach Byron Scott said outside the locker room. "If the guys are in there...