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The game between the two Los Angeles sides (originally scheduled for January 28) was postponed (originally scheduled for January 28) after the untimely death of Kobe Bryant. The NBA announced a new date for the game.

The Lakers and the Clippers will face each other on April 9 at 10:30 p.m. ET at Staples Center. The game will be televised by TNT.

The two teams are currently first (Lakers, 42-12) and third (Clippers, 37-18) in the Western Conference.