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The Lakers have released the 2011-2012 sixty-six game schedule.

It starts with two preseason games against the Clippers. (December 19th and 21st)

As previously reported the Lakers get to work right away with back-to back-to back games starting on Christmas Day against the Bulls.

Also due to the condensed schedule the Lakers will play 14 back-to-back games this season.

Other notable games include:

December 29th vs. New York Knicks

January 16th vs. Dallas Mavericks

January 19th @ Miami Heat

January 20th @ Orlando Magic

February 9th @ Boston Celtics

For the full Lakers schedule visit Lakers.com