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Preview: Lakers vs. Milwaukee Bucks
Preview: Lakers vs. Milwaukee Bucks

The Lakers (15-41) will try to keep their winning streak alive on Friday night at Staples Center, hosting the Milwaukee Bucks (32-25). After wins over the Boston Celtics and Utah Jazz, the Lakers draw an Eastern Conference playoff team in the Bucks, fresh off their trade that brought in point guard Michael Carter-Williams from the Philadelphia 76ers. Brandon Knight, who the Lakers have historically struggled to guard, was sent to the Phoenix Suns at the deadline. Carter-Williams is expected to play, although he's still working his way back from a foot injury. O.J. Mayo (hamstring) will sit while the Bucks are without Jabari Parker (knee) and Damien Inglis (ankle) for the rest...