Lakers, Clippers Begin Playoffs
The Lakers earned the No. 7 seed in the Western Conference and will begin a seven-game series at San Antonio Sunday at 12:30 pm, LA time.
The Clippers are the No. 4 seed and will host Memphis Saturday at 7:30 pm to begin their playoff bid. Game Two will be played here Monday night, also at 7:30.
The Clippers defeated the Grizzlies in last season’s first round, winning the seventh game in Memphis. This time a seventh game, if necessary, would be played at Staples Center.