After falling to the
Toronto visited Staples Center on Nov. 20, pulling away in the second half for 102-91 victory.
The Lakers are healthy, although a stomach ailment limited
The Lakers struggled with the Toronto backcourt of
Lowry was the real problem, scoring 25 points with five assists, hitting seven of 11 three-point attempts. DeRozan finished with 18, although he shot a relatively low percentage from the field (41.7%) with three turnovers.
Toronto reserve guard
Clarkson scored 13 points with three assists, while Russell added 17 and two, respectively.
The Lakers can score points, but the defense needs to improve significantly.
He was also limited to 30 minutes with foul trouble.
Randle is inconsistent but at times has shown he can be the best player on the floor. The Lakers need him to play big against the Raptors.
He'll likely match up against
The Raptors are a good basketball team. The Lakers have not proven to be -- and are not likely to get the win on Monday in Toronto.