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Jordan Clarkson, not Julius Randle, gets winning tip-in for Lakers
Jordan Clarkson, not Julius Randle, gets winning tip-in for Lakers

That Lakers draft pick looked pretty strong out there, fluid and gifted, often with a serious look on his face, especially when he went up for that game-winning tip-in with no time left. Julius Randle? He did fine too, but Jordan Clarkson was the story Monday night. The 46th player drafted scored 19 points in the Lakers’ 89-88 overtime victory over Golden State in an NBA summer league game at Cox Pavilion. Clarkson, a combo guard, timed his jump perfectly to tap in Randle’s miss from 10 feet as the Lakers improved to 1-2. "I think Clarkson has great explosiveness going to the basket, he has a tremendous pull-up jumper, but the thing about Jordan Clarkson is that...

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