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NBA Matchup - LA Lakers at New Jersey

Los Angeles Lakers (24-22) at New Jersey Nets (21-27), 7:30 p.m.
2004-05 Head-to-head record New Jersey 1-0
2003-04 Head-to-head record Los Angeles 2-0
2002-03 Head-to-head record New Jersey 2-0
2001-02 Head-to-head record Tied 1-1
Overall Head-to-head record Los Angeles 45-16
Home Record: Los Angeles 17-10; New Jersey 12-9
Away Record: Los Angeles 7-12; New Jersey 9-18
Current Streak: Los Angeles (L3); New Jersey (W2)
Record vs. Atlantic Division: Los Angeles 1-1
Record vs. Pacific Division: New Jersey 3-4
Record vs. Eastern Conference: Los Angeles 8-6
Record vs. Western Conference: New Jersey 6-13
2004-2005 Meetings
01/28 - New Jersey, 109-103 (at LA)
2003-2004 Meetings
02/29 - Los Angeles, 100-83 (at NJ)
03/07 - Los Angeles, 94-88 (at LA)
2002-2003 Meetings
12/19 - New Jersey, 98-71 (at NJ)
01/24 - New Jersey, 89-83 (at LA)
Game Notes
Note - New Jersey snapped a two-game series losing streak on 01/28/05.
Note - New Jersey has won four of the last six meetings.
Note - The Lakers have won eight of 12 and 14 of the last 19 meetings.
Note - The Lakers snapped a two-game series road losing streak on 02/29/04.
Note - The Lakers have won seven of nine and 10 of their last 14 at New Jersey.
Note - New Jersey has lost four of its last six at the Lakers.
Note - New Jersey has lost seven of its last 10 at the Lakers.
Note - New Jersey is 6-25 at the Lakers.
Note - The Lakers have lost six of eight and seven of their last 11 games.
Note - The Lakers have lost eight of 14 and 10 of their last 18 games.
Note - The LAL have lost three straight and four of their last five road games.
Note - The Lakers have lost six of their last eight road games.
Note - The Lakers are 21-3 when they allow under 100 points this season.
Note - New Jersey has won six of its last seven games.
Note - New Jersey has won nine of 12 and 10 of its last 17 games.
Note - New Jersey has won five straight and six of its last seven home games.
Note - New Jersey has scored over 100 points only 10 times this season.
Note - New Jersey has scored over 100 points in seven of its last 10 games.
Note - New Jersey is 8-17 in games decided by 10 points or more this season.
Los Angeles last five games New Jersey last five games
01/30 - W vs. Charlotte, 101-90 01/29 - W at Utah, 99-82
02/01 - W vs. Portland, 92-79 02/01 - W vs. Chicago, 107-97
02/03 - L vs. San Antonio, 91-103 02/02 - L at Boston, 89-110
02/06 - L at Houston, 102-103 02/05 - W vs. Detroit, 107-85
02/07 - L at Atlanta, 108-114 02/07 - W vs. Philadelphia, 107-97 ot

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