Lakers Win Ugly But Find Reasons for Hope

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Something about the Charlotte Bobcats usually brings out the Lakers' unseemly side.

Maybe it's hard to get up for one of the worst franchises in the NBA or perhaps the Lakers just feel sorry for them. The Bobcats were one of only two teams that the Lakers had a losing record against before Tuesday.

Of course, the Lakers aren't exactly juggernauts themselves these...

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