Perhaps the P in "Swaggy P" meant perplexing.
Or perfunctory, as in the low minutes Nick Young was logging this season (18.2 a game before Tuesday).
The Lakers forward had been less lofty than loquacious, more erased than effusive as his minutes shrunk and his profile sagged other than the 41% he was shooting from three-point range.
There's a new sixth man on the Lakers these days, free agent Lou Williams, and also a new media darling, Metta World Peace, who's available almost any time with a smile and a "Hey buddy!" for any and all reporters.
Young seemed like old news. Then came a road game...