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Preview: Lakers at Charlotte Hornets
Preview: Lakers at Charlotte Hornets

The Lakers (16-42) on Tuesday start a three-game road trip at Charlotte, N.C., visiting the Hornets (24-33). After winning three straight, the Lakers fell Sunday to the Oklahoma City Thunder (33-27). The Hornets have struggled for consistency this season, but are still in the playoff hunt in the Eastern Conference. Six teams are still in contention for the seventh and eighth postseason berths in the East, including the Miami Heat (26-33), Brooklyn Nets (25-33), Indiana Pacers (25-34), Boston Celtics (23-34), Detroit Pistons (23-36) and Hornets. While the Lakers are trying to develop younger players such as rookie guard Jordan Clarkson, the Hornets are still a team kicking and...

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