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L.A. Lakers Honoring Flip Saunders At Tonight's Game

L.A. Lakers Honoring Flip Saunders At Tonight's Game

10/28/2015 3:02 PM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

The Los Angeles Lakers will have a moment of silence before tonight's home opener to honor Flip Saunders ... the Minnesota Timberwolves coach who passed away this past weekend.

It just so happens that the Lakers play Minnesota tonight -- and a rep for the team tells us, "Our players will be wearing a special t-shirt during pre-game warmups and also we will do a brief moment of silence for Flip just before the national anthem."

Flip was one of the most beloved and respected coaches in the NBA. He died on Sunday after a battle with cancer. 

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