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You've got to be skidding: Lakers lose ninth in row, 98-92 to Wizards
You've got to be skidding: Lakers lose ninth in row, 98-92 to Wizards

On a night when they honored their late owner on his birthday, a night billed as "Remembering Dr. Jerry Buss," the injury-riddled 2014-15 edition of the Lakers played some inspired basketball Tuesday. But all it got them was a step closer to some unwanted history. Career nights from the Lakers' starting backcourt of Wayne Ellington and Jordan Clarkson weren't enough to stop the Washington Wizards from rallying for a 98-92 victory at Staples Center. It was the Lakers' ninth consecutive defeat, within one of their longest losing streak since the franchise moved to Los Angeles in 1960. Unless they can upset the Central Division-leading Chicago Bulls on Thursday at...

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