"Linsanity" wasn't yet part of basketball lexicon the last time this happened.
But amid a rapidly disintegrating
Clarkson's promotion was part of a bigger reshuffling by Coach
Clarkson, the 46th overall pick in last year's draft, did fine in his first
"He just looked like he was very poised and the moment wasn't too big for him," said Scott, who added the Lakers hadn't "turned the page" on the season by stocking the starting five with younger players.
As for Lin…
"I know what Jeremy can do, so the next game it might be different," Scott said.
Lin left the locker room after talking to one reporter while a majority of them were still interviewing Scott outside the door. Lin later said on Twitter that he thought nobody had any questions for him and he would gladly talk to reporters after Saturday's practice, which was subsequently canceled by Scott.
The Lakers (12-32) lost their seventh consecutive game and continued to wait for Monday, when
The Lakers surprised the
Young had 17 points Friday but the Spurs (28-17) were hardly ornery afterward, getting 17 points from
More TV cancellations
TNT dropped its coverage of the New York-Lakers game March 12, replacing it with Memphis vs. Washington.
Earlier this week,