LeBron James loses in LA Lakers debut despite sensational start

Ibrahimovic says he pulls in the crowds in the US

"It's not that fast", James said after the defeat.

And we also caught up with Doc Rivers, head coach of the Lakers' city rivals, the Los Angeles Clippers, for his thoughts on LeBron's arrival. "I always kind of compare it to like instant oatmeal".

With this loss LeBron James has now gone 0-4 playing the first game for his new teams...but in the National Basketball Association this will not be an easy hill to climb according to LeBron via ESPN.com.

The LeBron James-led Los Angeles Lakers will face the tough task of deciding whether to contend for a title this season or give their young core the on-court experience they need to develop as players, NBA Hall of Famer Charles Barkley said on Thursday. "It takes some time to get that chemistry where you can just close your eyes and know exactly where guys are". Portland won their home opener for an NBA-record 18th straight time and extended their streak of consecutive victories over the Lakers to 16 dating back to 2013. After five years of rebuilding through the NBA Draft, the Lakers changed the landscape when they signed James to a four-year, $154 million contract.

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October 26, 2010 (Miami Heat @ Boston Celtics): 31 points (10/21 from the field), four rebounds, three assists, one steal, and two blocks in 43 minutes. Los Angeles shot 48.4 per cent from the field but were only seven of 30 on three-point attempts.

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It's just one game, but if that trend continues, it's not a good one. It's just the first game.

He will have the chance to make amends on Saturday, with the Lakers hosting the Houston Rockets at the Staples Center.

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