The Lakers had their chances Sunday. But 37.1% shooting? Yuck. Here are five takeaways from their 101-94 overtime loss to Denver.
1. The Lakers scored 36 points in the third quarter but Kobe Bryant said he took himself out of rhythm by taking only one shot in that time. Odd. He then went three for 11 in the fourth quarter and one for three in overtime.
3. The Lakers were tied for 27th in three-point accuracy before Sunday (30.8%). That will surely go down after they made three of 24 behind the arc (12.5%) against Denver.
4. Everybody knows that Lakers fans love Bryant and Nick Young, but the bronze medalist for fan favorite might be