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Los Angeles Lakers (51-15)


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vs. LAC 
W 103-101
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@ Tor 
L 92-107
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@ Uta 
W 116-108
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vs. OKC 
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@ Hou 
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Lakers beat Jazz 116-108 to clinch top seed in West

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) Anthony Davis had 42 points and 12 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Lakers clinched the No. 1 seed in the Western Conference playoffs by beating the Utah Jazz 116-108 on Monday night.

The Lakers (51-15) own a six-game lead over the second-place Los Angeles Clippers and have five seeding games let before starting their first playoff run since 2013.

"If you're winning enough games to secure the No. 1 seed, you're building the right habits that are going to be necessary for you to win in the playoffs," Lakers coach Frank Vogel said. "Obviously we have bigger aspirations than the No. 1 seed, but we are proud of the accomplishment and we'll enjoy it while we're getting ready to get our group ready for the playoffs."

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Leaders
Points: Anthony Davis26.8
Rebounds: Anthony Davis9.4
Assists: LeBron James10.4
FG%: Anthony Davis50.7%
Steals: Anthony Davis1.48
Blocks: Anthony Davis2.38
Defense (Rank)
Points: 106.8 (2)
Rebounds: 42.3 (3)
Assists: 23.2 (7)
FG%: 44.4% (6)
FT%: 77.7% (19)
3P%: 34.4% (5)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 113.8 (8)
Rebounds: 45.9 (8)
Assists: 25.6 (10)
FG%: 48.2% (1)
FT%: 73.2% (28)
3P%: 35.2% (20)
Standings
Pacific Division
  W L Pct GB
xyz-LA Lakers 51 15 .773 2.5
x-LA Clippers 45 21 .682 8.5
Sacramento 28 38 .424 25.5
Phoenix 28 39 .418 26.0
Golden State 15 50 .231 38.0
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Transactions
Date Player Transactions
7/1/2020 J.R. Smith Signed for the Rest of the Season
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Injuries
Date Player Status
7/14/2020 Rajon Rondo Broken right thumb
7/1/2020 Avery Bradley Opted out of season
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