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Lakers lose, Steve Nash hurt . . . in other words, just another day
Lakers lose, Steve Nash hurt . . . in other words, just another day

Of course it had to happen like this. Steve Nash. Freak injury. Leaving a game in the third quarter. The latest piece of an incomprehensible Lakers puzzle was tossed off the table Sunday when Nash exited early in a 92-86 loss to the Chicago Bulls. BOX SCORE: Bulls 92, Lakers 86 Nash experienced nerve irritation in his left knee, the same place where he sustained a fracture last season. He later said the nerve was "on fire" when he was kneed by Bulls guard Kirk Hinrich, but he stayed in the game for about four minutes. Nash left for good with five minutes to go in the third quarter at Staples Center. "I don't think it's going to be a long-term thing at...

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