Forward Luol Deng, right, averaging 8.4 points and 5.9 rebounds, and the Lakers play host to the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday in Los Angeles. TNT has the telecast at 9:30 p.m. The Lakers (12-23) got off a strong start this season but have stumbled recently while losing eight of 10.
Forward Luol Deng, right, averaging 8.4 points and 5.9 rebounds, and the Lakers play host to the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday in Los Angeles. TNT has the telecast at 9:30 p.m. The Lakers (12-23) got off a strong start this season but have stumbled recently while losing eight of 10. Mark J. Terrill AP
Forward Luol Deng, right, averaging 8.4 points and 5.9 rebounds, and the Lakers play host to the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday in Los Angeles. TNT has the telecast at 9:30 p.m. The Lakers (12-23) got off a strong start this season but have stumbled recently while losing eight of 10. Mark J. Terrill AP

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