Every morning, we will give you five things from the night before in the NBA to start your day.
1: Lakers fall again
Is now the time to panic, Lakers? No. It is only three games. Still the feeling that Los Angeles would come together and simply make it work is gone and questions are arising after a month with the offense and working together whether this team can go up against the rest of the NBA.
In the Los Angeles showdown the Lakers struggled to get their offense going once again in a 105-95 loss to the Clippers. Sure, Kobe Bryant had 40 points but no one else had 20 with Dwight Howard scoring only 13 for the Lakers.
Maybe it was not the offense though. The Lakers shot 50 percent from the floor and outrebounded the Clippers. Twenty turnovers though can do any team in. Having Steve Nash in the lineup clearly still matters as the Lakers struggle with bench production.
The Clippers do not have that problem. Jamal Crawford had another big game off the pine with 21...