List of Articles by Joan Secuya-Medida
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13 Nov 2012
SAN FRANCISCO -- If the Los Angeles Lakers were distracted by their team's recent head coaching upheaval, they didn't show it Sunday night and easily beat the visiting Sacramento Kings, 103-90, at the Staples Center.
NBA -- Embattled Lakers gun for second straight win
12 Nov 2012
LOS ANGELES -- Six games into this young season, the powerhouse Los Angeles Lakers are languishing in the bottom of the Pacific Division with a below average 2-4 won-lost slate. The unusually sluggish start has cost head
NBA -- Utah Jazz thump Lakers
09 Nov 2012
SAN FRANCISCO -- The new-look Los Angeles Lakers just couldn't get going.
After notching their first win of the season -- a one one-sided 108-79 demolition of the overwhelmed Detroit Pistons last Sunday at Staples Cent
NBA -- Lakers end preseason at 0-8
27 Oct 2012
SAN FRANCISCO -- The word "winless" normally doesn't belong in the same sentence with the Los Angeles Lakers, who has won 17 championships since joining the NBA in 1948. But that's exactly what happened to the Lakers -- winless -- when their preseason schedule culminated on Thursday night with a 94-
NBA- Kobe shines in Lakers' loss
18 Oct 2012
SAN FRANCISCO -- If there are lingering doubts about the readiness of Kobe Bryant heading into the upcoming 2012-13 NBA season, the franchise player obliterated it with a stellar 31-point effort Tuesday night at the Honda Center
Howard hints at long stint with Lakers
07 Sep 2012
SAN FRANCISCO -- When Dwight Howard was traded from Orlando to Los Angeles early last month, Lakers fans wondered whether their team had just snared a long-terrm asset or merely acquired a one-year rental.
NBA -- Griffin's Olympic dreams KO'd by injury
14 Jul 2012
SAN FRANCISCO -- Before writing this piece, I watched the YouTube video of Blake Griffin's monster dunk during a Las Vegas practice for Team USA Basketball. The feat of wonder, which has 1,462, 252 views and c
NBA WEST SEMIS - Lakers outlast Thunder, take Game 3
20 May 2012
SAN FRANCISCO -- There's no place like home.
After losing the first two games of the Western Conference semifinals in Oklahoma, the Los Angeles Lakers returned to the friendly confines of the Staples Center Friday n
NBA WEST -- Clippers steal Game 7, move to 2nd round
14 May 2012
LOS ANGELES -- After blowing two chances, the LA Clippers finally got the job done and knocked out the Memphis Grizzlies, 82-72, in Game 7 of their Round 1 series Sunday afternoon at the FedEx Forum in Memphis.
NBA WEST -- Grizzlies maul Clippers, force Game 7
13 May 2012
LOS ANGELES -- Close out games are never easy. The LA Clippers found that out the hard way Friday night at the Staples Center here in downtown Los Angeles.
With a 3-2 series lead over the Memphis Grizzlies, the Clippers had the golden opportunity to close out and advance to the second round. A