The Los Angeles Lakers will try to avoid starting 0-3 for the second time in their LeBron James-era. Los Angeles is scheduled to host the Memphis Grizzlies on Sunday evening, two nights after losing their second straight game to start the season. The Lakers dropped their season opener to the visiting Golden State Warriors, and then lost another home game on Friday to the Phoenix Suns.
Memphis Grizzlies (2-0, third in the Western Conference) vs. Los Angeles Lakers (0-2, 13th in the Western Conference)Los Angeles; Sunday, 9:30 p.m. EDTLINE: Lakers -6; over/under is 221.5BOTTOM LINE: The Los Angeles Lakers take on the Memphis Grizzlies.Los Angeles finished 25-17 in Western Conference action and 21-15 at home during the 2020-21 season. The Lakers averaged 17.5 points off of turnovers, 13.3 second chance points and 40.4 bench points last season.Memphis finished 38-34 overall and 1
After a second consecutive loss to open the season, coach Frank Vogel and the Lakers spent much of Saturday watching video to figure out problems.