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- VIDEO: 16-year-old Kobe Bryant pours in 18 fourth quarter points (29 in second half) in high school game - August 20, 2014
- Mitch Kupchak on Kobe Bryant: “You would not know he’s in his mid-30s, he’s got a hop in his step” - August 20, 2014
- Kobe Bryant probably didn’t make those comments about Andrew Wiggins - August 19, 2014
Where do I start? There was a lot to like about tonight’s game: both the players and the ball were moving – on both ends. They did a good job of getting great looks at the basket, especially in the first half.
They shot 10-for-15 from deep in the first half, which tied a franchise high. Darius Morris had 3 of those triples and had a career-high 15 points in the opening 24 minutes of play.
The Lakers won their second game in a row, but this time it was against a serious opponent, beating the 76ers rather handily in Philadelphia.
The Lakers played well in the three areas where they have struggled: