Forward Brandon Ingram racked up 26 points and guard Lonzo Ball secured 10 rebounds. Los Angeles Lakers vs Dallas Mavericks live streaming, Lakers vs Mavericks live streaming and Lakers live streaming info follows.
He'll be a restricted free agent at the end of the season, after the two sides were unable to reach an agreement on a contract extension. Clarkson scored his first 10 points without missing and finished the night with 18 points. While the Mavericks are likely to position themselves for a high pick in an elite draft class, the Lakers will surrender their first round draft pick to either the Philadelphia 76ers or Boston Celtics.
"Whenever anyone says anything about another individual or the quality of another individual or what they are doing, the first thing to look at is the substance and gravitas of the source", Popovich said.
One reason why Randle and Lopez work so well together is that the starting center enjoys hanging out by the three-point line and shooting from distance.
Nikola Jokic led the Nuggets with 23 points, nine rebounds and seven assists, and Gary Harris added 18 points.
Dallas Mavericks forward Dirk Nowitzki, left, of Germany, Dwight Powell (7) and Los Angeles Lakers forward Larry Nance Jr., right, compete for control of a rebound in the first half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, in Dallas. Lopez put forth a powerful defensive effort with four steals and two blocks in the contest. "We give him the ball and get out of the way and we know that it is going to be a bucket".
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He is likely to be arrested if he returns to Spain, where he faces charges of sedition, rebellion and misuse of public funds. Madrid dismissed the regional parliament and called a new election after an illegal referendum in October.
Guard Dennis Schroder also kept his shot, scoring six points in the final minute of the second quarter.
Although his scoring pace slowed down a bit in the second half, he had a couple of key buckets late in the fourth quarter in the that helped fuel the Lakers' 16-6 run that sealed the win. Randle got a dunk of his own and Lopez landed a three-pointer. The Lakers made 55.8 per cent of their field goals, and shot 44 per cent from 3-point range.
Lakers: Won for the first time at home since November 21 against the Chicago Bulls.
After Barnes tied the score, the Lakers inbounded to Randle, who attempted to back down Dwight Powell but lost the ball as he tried to turn. Los Angeles outscored Atlanta in transition 28-0 in the first half alone. For now, we should consider this a minor concern, but if he's to miss time Kyle Kuzma would benefit in a big way.
The Lakers will play the Sacramento Kings on Tuesday, January 9 at 7:30P.M.