Not only was Danilo Gallinari unable to play in many preaseason games with new teammates Blake Griffin and DeAndre Jordan, but the Clippers’ new starting small forward was unable to get in many practices with the two.
A strained left foot put Gallinari down in the second exhibition game in Hawaii against the Toronto Raptors, and the injury kept him from practicing until last Sunday.
So when Gallinari started against the Lakers on Thursday night at Staples Center, he found himself still trying to figure out how best to operate with Griffin and Jordan.
“I think we did a pretty good job as far as chemistry with us three,” Gallinari said. “But everybody is trying to learn...