The Lakers (8-8) host Dwight Howard’s ex-team the Orlando Magic (5-10) tonight at 6:30PM PST in STAPLES Center on Time Warner Sports Network.
Dwight Howard on tonight’s game: “It’s going to be a little weird playing against my former team, but we need a good win. So I’ll put all my effort into getting ready for the next game, playing with a lot of intensity and just having fun.”
Things to Note/Games of Note:
- 16 back-to-backs this year
- The annual Grammy Trip for LAL consists of 7 games (@PHO, MIN, DET, BKN, BOS, CHA, MIA)
- ALL Laker games (other than national broadcasts) will be played on Time Warner Cable. Questions about the Lakers switch over might be answered in the FAQ posted on Lakers.com here.
- Lakers open the season against the Mavericks on Oct. 30th
- They host the Knicks on Christmas Day Dec. 25th
- Their first WCSF match-up against OKC happens Dec. 7th
- Lakers play @ Miami on Jan. 19th and host them Mar. 4th and play Boston on Feb. 9th and March 11th
Click here to view the schedule in its entirety!
Which games are you looking forward? Predictions on what record the Lakers will finish this year? General thoughts on the Lakers season? Chime in below or in the comments!