L.A. Now
Roads closed, UCLA flooded as crews work to fix broken water main


Vlade Divac
Lakers go the long way for win over Sacramento
Lakers go the long way for win over Sacramento

There were so many unforgettable events in the short-lived but surprisingly stormy Lakers-Sacramento rivalry. Robert Horry nailing that three-point shot over Vlade Divac. Kobe Bryant's bout with food poisoning from that Sacramento hotel. And who could forget Rick Fox and Doug Christie throwing punches at each other before a game. An exhibition game. Friday night presented something entirely different from all that early-millennium fun. The team with the Western Conference's worst record (Lakers) beat the team with the West's second-worst record (Sacramento), 126-122. BOX SCORE: Lakers 126, Sacramento Kings 122 Where have you gone, Peja Stojokavic? Someone had to...