"I did not have my legs tonight," said Bryant after the game. "It's frustrating, and I have to figure it out. It's hit or miss right now. Some games it's there, some games it's not. I just have to try different things and see where it goes."
2) The Lakers tied their season high with 28 assists, which they originally set in their first win of the season over the Charlotte Hornets on Nov. 9. Kobe Bryant led the team with his eight assists while Jeremy Lin contributed five off the bench. The Lakers also had 11 turnovers, a rare case where their opponent did a better job taking care of the ball (seven for Oklahoma City). The Lakers' average of 12 turnovers a game is third best in the league.
4) Kobe Bryant praised the
Bryant and Rondo recently had breakfast together in Boston before the Lakers fell to the
5) Keep an eye out for a possible suspension of
"I just looked at it again," said Coach Byron Scott after the game. "That's how Adams is. He's going to grab and hold and do things to try and irritate you. Nick definitely overreacted, and he's too valuable for us, to overreact and get kicked out of the game like that."
Best guess, Young is given a seat for the Lakers' Sunday visit to the