Before a two-game trip to Las Vegas, the Lakers dropped a preseason game to the
1. D’Angelo Russell made only 28.6% of his shots and missed all nine of his three-point attempts. Russell had two good looks as regulation expired that could have won the game. Lakers Coach
2. Everyone hates preseason overtime, except, apparently, Luke Walton. He also realizes he's on that island alone. When Jordan Clarkson attempted a three-pointer that would have sent last night's game into double-overtime, Walton hoped he made it. Preseason double overtime is something he's never wished for before. "As an assistant coach, no," he said. "As a player, absolutely not. Now as a head coach, yeah. It's just more opportunities."
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5. Jordan Clarkson's impact off the bench was solid, once again. The guard scored 15 points and has been a double-digit scorer in all the Lakers' preseason games.