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Tank-obsessed Lakers fans need to recognize growth of Jordan Clarkson
Tank-obsessed Lakers fans need to recognize growth of Jordan Clarkson

The Lakers got a tremendous performance from rookie guard Jordan Clarkson on Monday night in Philadelphia, but a relatively high volume of fans were left devastated by the Lakers' 113-111 win over the 76ers. The cause of consternation?  The Lakers traded their 2015 first round pick to land Steve Nash for 65 games over three years. That pick will stick with the Lakers in June, if they can get through May's draft lottery with a top-five selection, otherwise it goes to the same Sixers (18-57) team they beat twice over the past six games.  The Suns traded the pick to Philadelphia in a three-way deal with the Milwaukee Bucks for Brandon Knight. The Lakers also took...

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