High-Ranked Priests Visit Lakers Practice & The Top NBA News

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As the Lakers prepared for the Dallas Mavericks, they were visited by high-ranked priests; Roman Catholic Cardinal Juan Luis Cipriani, the archbishop of Lima, Peru, and Archbishop Jose Gomez, the new leader of the Los Angeles archdiocese attended the Lakers’ practice.

High-ranked priests attended Lakers’ practice: Los Angeles Times: Mark Medina

The Latest on the Lakers

The Lakers are trying to avoid the Memphis Grizzlies and Portland Trail Blazers in the playoffs. [Pro Basketball Talk]

The Los Angeles Lakers will host the Dallas Mavericks tonight, here is a preview of the game. [LakersNation]

The Latest on the NBA

Charlotte Bobcats’ center Joel Pryzbilla will be out for the remainder of the season due to a knee injury. [NBA.com]

Former NBA referee was charged with attacking Hall-of-Fame player Dominique Wilkins. [NBA.com]

The New Jersey Nets have cut Quinton Ross and have signed Mario West from the D-League. [NBA.com]

Dwight Howard is frustrated with his extended playing minutes. [Slam Magazine]

NBA Game Results for March 30th, 2011

Atlanta Hawks-85 Orlando Magic-82-F

Charlotte Bobcats-98 Cleveland Cavaliers-97-F

Indiana Pacers-111 Detroit Pistons-101-F

Philadelphia 76ers-108 Houston Rockets-97-F

Milwaukee Bucks-104 Toronto Raptors-98-F

Miami Heat-123 Washington Wizards-107-F

New York Knicks-120 New Jersey Nets-116-F

Memphis Grizzlies-110 Golden State Warriors-91-F

Chicago Bulls-108 Minnesota Timberwolves-91-F

New Orleans Hornets-95 Portland Trail Blazers-91-F

Denver Nuggets-104 Sacramento Kings-90-F

Oklahoma City Thunder-118 Phoenix Suns-98-F

Dallas Mavericks-106 Los Angeles Clippers-100-F

NBA Game Schedule for March 31st, 2011

Boston Celtics at San Antonio Spurs- TNT- 8:00 P.M. EST/ 5:00 P.M. PST

Dallas Mavericks at Los Angeles Lakers- TNT- 10:30 P.M. EST/ 7:30 P.M. PST

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