1. There were more than enough accolades given to Lakers guard D’Angelo Russell because of his 22-point outburst in the first half against Golden State on Monday night.
Russell carried his team when no one else had it going, some said. Russell can score the basketball, others said. Russell has developed his game, even more others said.
But there were other truths about Russell that weren’t as flattering during the Lakers’ victory over the Warriors.
Russell was too loose with the basketball. His four turnovers were not a good sign...