On Tuesday in the NBA, every game was won by the team with the poorer record. The Lakers fell victim to that trend, losing to the New Orleans Pelicans, who improved to 7-12.
A day later, however, the tables turned.
The Lakers beat the Bulls to win their 10th game, a milestone it took them more than two months longer to reach the season before.
Here are five takeaways from that game.
1. Julius Randle showed he possesses some natural leadership qualities. Even though his coaches wanted to take him off a matchup against USC product Taj Gibson that created a...