LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA – Jan. FEBRUARY: LeBron James # 23 of the Los Angeles Lakers reacts to a second quarter game against the Brooklyn Nets at the Staples Center on Jan. February 2021 in Los Angeles, California NOTE TO USER: The user expressly acknowledges and agrees that by downloading and / or using this photo, the user is agreeing to be bound by the terms of the Getty Images License Agreement (Photo by Katelyn Mulcahy / Getty Images)

Another week is in the books and this time the schedule has been dramatically affected by snowstorms instead of health and safety logs Don’t get confused, the latter have changed things too as the San Antonio Spurs and Charlotte Hornets put their weeks through Destroyed Contact Tracing But the state of Texas weather has ravaged the Houston Rockets and Dallas Mavericks’ schedule as well. Our thoughts are with them this week

On the court, the biggest news of the week came in the announcement of the All-Star Starters with very few surprises.The biggest controversy, if you can even call it that, was that Luka Doncic was named as the starter over Damian Lillard both Players have been great and both will be called All-Stars, so it seems a bit silly to complain too much about whose name will be revealed first

Injuries and discomfort gradually affect the Los Angeles Lakers, benefiting the other teams on this list as the MVP race keeps getting hotter, and Joel Embiid, Nikola Jokic, LeBron James and Damian Lillard (to name a few have highlights night after night The Utah Jazz currently remains the best team in the league and somehow no one from their roster is mentioned in MVP discussions or as an All-Star starter This has been a pretty strange season indeed so far >

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World News – US – NBA Power Rankings Week 9: The Los Angeles Lakers Slide

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