Caught in the Web: Reactions to Lakers' 96-85 victory over Utah Jazz
-- The Times' Broderick Turner credited the Lakers rallying for a 96-85 victory Friday over the Utah Jazz.
-- The Orange County Register's Kevin Ding details the Lakers' dominance.
-- The Salt Lake Tribune's Brian T. Smith focuses on the Jazz's dashed playoff hopes.
-- The Daily News' Elliott Teaford highlights the Lakers' second-half improvement against Utah.
-- The Orange County Register's Ding highlights Bryant's zingers on Kyrylo Fesenko.
-- The Daily News' Teaford details Barnes' suspension.
-- The Salt Lake Tribune's Kurt Kragthorpe mentions the Lakers' habit of ending Utah's seasons.
-- The Salt Lake Tribune's Gordon Monson argues the Jazz should draft Jimmer Fredette.
-- ESPN Los Angeles' Dave McMenamin breaks down the Lakers' victory over Utah.
-- Lakers.com's Mike Trudell details the Lakers' game in a running diary.
-- Silver Screen and Roll's C.A. Clark calls the Lakers' effort "impressively mundane."
Tweet of the Day: "Man. This is crazy what the lakers r doing. 17-1 since all star break. 9 game winning streak. Wow. Spurs lead over lakers down to 1.5 games" -- BA_Turner (The Times' Lakers beat reporter Brad Turner)
Rick Friedman Reader Comment of the Day: "I love that PJ's getting the second unit primed for the playoffs by giving them more minutes, while at the same time resting the starters more but not disturbing the rotations. I also like that Barnes got to rest his knee and hopefully he'll make up for the lost day's pay with tee-shirt sales!" -- KobeMVP888
-- Mark Medina
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Photo: Lakers guard Kobe Bryant applauds the effort of his teammates from the bench during the second half Friday night in Utah. Credit: Steve C. Wilson / Associated Press