Lakers suffer a team loss

Just about everything goes wrong for L.A. in a 91-75 defeat to Oklahoma City

Updated: March 27, 2010, 2:38 PM ET
By Arash Markazi | ESPNLosAngeles.com

OKLAHOMA CITY -- There is no greater indication of the Lakers' struggles than the sight of Kobe Bryant slapping something. Whether it's his hands, the floor, the folding chair beside him, the stack of towels behind him, it's never a good sign. During the Lakers' 91-75 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder, Bryant was especially slap-happy.

Bryant continued to slap everything around him because the Thunder continuously slapped, pried, pulled, poked and stole the ball away from him, forcing Bryant ...

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