The Los Angeles Lakers look for their second straight victory on Sunday night, hosting the Golden State Warriors, a team they have had tremendous success against in recent years. The Lakers have beaten Golden State in 28 of their last 32 meetings, including seven straight wins at Staples Center.
The Lakers have struggled of late, but managed an 88-85 comeback win on Saturday against the New Orleans Hornets, the team with the worst record in the Western Conference. The Lakers (32-20) have a one-game lead over the Los Angeles Clippers in the Pacific Division with 14 games remaining.
The Lakers' next four games are at Staples Center, including an April 4 road contest against the Clippers.
The Warriors (20-30) have lost four straight games, and Sunday is the first game of a four-game road trip for Golden State.
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