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Lakers have something left in tank, beat Bucks for third straight win
Lakers have something left in tank, beat Bucks for third straight win

So the Lakers' fans want their team to tank, huh? Forget about it, these Lakers and their coach keep saying. The Lakers say they are going to play hard and play to win, both of which they did again Friday night, pulling out a 101-93 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks at Staples Center. And because the Lakers gave an all-out effort with six players scoring in double figures, they tied a season high with a three-game winning streak, their first since Dec. 9, 12 and 14 against Sacramento, San Antonio and Minnesota. "I think it's their competitive nature is one of the things," Lakers Coach Byron Scott said of his team's proclivity for playing hard. "Their...

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