Boston Celtics vs. LA Lakers: Live Score, Results and Game Highlights

Jeff NisiusContributor IIFebruary 20, 2013

BOSTON, MA - FEBRUARY 7: Avery Bradley #0 of the Boston Celtics takes a shot in front of Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers during the game on February 7, 2013 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
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In what is sure to be an emotional game, the Los Angeles Lakers will play their first game since the passing of Dr. Jerry Buss. 

Perhaps tonight will be the night the Lakers turn their season around as their archrival, the Boston Celtics, come to Staples Center in a pivotal matchup before Thursday’s trade deadline.