Russell Westbrook on Lakers’ weak begin vs. Knicks
The Los Angeles Lakers prevented a development of getting a poor third quarter in opposition to the New York Knicks. As an alternative, the purple and gold got here out weak and misplaced the primary quarter by 16 factors (20-36).
They have been in a position to come again and get near profitable nevertheless it wasn’t sufficient because the Knicks celebrated a six-point win. After the sport Lakers star Russell Westbrook, who had a triple-double of 31 factors, 13 rebounds and 10 assists, was requested if he was shocked by his crew’s effort initially of the sport.
“Shocked? No crew need to come out down 10-0,” Westbrook stated postgame. “But it surely’s a protracted sport. However we fought again and gave ourselves an opportunity.”