5-on-5: What if the Lakers can’t fix this?

1. The Lakers’ playoff chances are …
Kevin Arnovitz, ESPN: Remote. By dropping game after game against non-playoff opponents, the Lakers have surrendered control of their fate to the teams who sit above them in the standings. Even if the Lakers were to finish 13-5 in their brutal remaining schedule, a 6-10 finish by the LA Clippers and 7-10 finish by the San Antonio Spurs would edge them out.

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