Golden State Warriors' Steve Kerr is the latest National Basketball Association coach to speak up against the attention that sports media outlets are giving to LaVar Ball.
The Lakers go on a three-game road trip, starting with the Dallas Mavericks on January 13 at 11:00 A.M. PST.
"Big shoes to fill", said Worthy, now a Lakers analyst for Spectrum SportsNet.
Los Angeles started the second quarter with a 20-3 run in five regulated minutes. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.
This BBB hype is nothing compared to LaVar's boast that he took LiAngelo and LaMelo to Lithuania so both could get to the Lakers by 2020.
Even more support was shown for the coach when Johnson chimed in with how well Los Angeles had been playing under Walton as of late.
LA was inspired by strong play from center Brook Lopez, whose defensive intensity helped LA erase the early deficit and turn around the narrative of the game.
After six days of speculation were met with silence from the top members of the Lakers organization, executives finally rallied around coach Luke Walton on Saturday. It appears to all be coming together for the Lakers media star.
"It felt good to be back home and actually get on the court", said Hawks rookie guard Tyler Dorsey.
It was a nip-and-tuck performance by the Lakers (15-27).
Worthy, who is promoting NBA All-Star voting and how each fan's vote on NBA and the NBA app will count as two on Friday and Monday, also likes what he has seen in Walton, who has had to deal with several distractions and frustrated players during a nine-game losing streak.
Kevin Durant hit a 19-foot jumper with 21.3 seconds remaining, allowing visiting Golden State to hold off Toronto after almost blowing all of a 27-point halftime lead. Lonzo Ball, for sure, presents some of the talents that Magic had. It was also the Lakers' first win of 2018 and only the team's second win in its last 14 games.
Ball scooped up the loose ball but his desperation shot was well short, leading to overtime.
In overtime, though, Randle scored four of his team-high 23 points and the Lakers pulled away.
Ingram, who scored 26 points against the Spurs on Thursday, left the game in the second quarter after tweaking his left ankle. Los Angeles got on a 15-0 run at one point until San Antonio registered their first field goal of the quarter at 8:56 when Manu Ginobili scored on an and-one layup.
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