Here are five takeaways from the
1. The Lakers played well the first half
On the seventh straight road game during an eight-game trip, the Lakers looked impressive in the first half against the Spurs, who are in second-place in the West with a record of 19-5. The Lakers, of course, have won only three games this season and are in the cellar of the Western Conference. At halftime, the Lakers trailed the Spurs by only two points, 51-49. Unfortunately for the Lakers, the Spurs looked more like the Spurs and the Lakers looked more like the Lakers in the second half. The Spurs went on to lead by as much as 25 points.
2. Oh, hi, D'Angelo
Ever since announcing this will be his final season in the
4. LaMarcus didn't make it any easier on the Lakers
5. A.L.M.O.S.T. H.O.M.E.