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Lakers have three players record double-doubles in 108-103 win over Grizzlies

Lakers have three players record double-doubles in 108-103 win over Grizzlies

Beating Memphis isn’t often pretty, and the Lakers did some dirty work for it in their 108-103 win over the Grizzlies on Sunday.

Three Lakers — Larry Nance Jr., Julius Randle and Thomas Robinson — earned double-doubles in the game, and though Los Angeles lost some positioning for next month’s draft lottery, it gained in experience at closing out games, this time against a short-handed Memphis team at Staples Center.

“Our guys are tired of losing,” Lakers coach Luke Walton said. “They’ve been playing hard. We’ve obviously been short-handed recently. We needed them on the glass tonight. Memphis is a slow-it-down, grind-it-out type of team. If you lose the rebound battle you make...

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