D’Angelo Russell Scores 8 of 12 points in final 3 1/2 minutes of Lakers Win Vs The Blazers

Published on October 20th, 2015 by Astramskas, David | 1,898 views

Ryan Kelly will get all of the attention today for his game-winning dunk against the Blazers but rookie D’Angelo Russell deserves a few of those congrats.  The 2nd overall pick scored 8 of his 12 points in the final 3 1-2 minutes – including 3 jumpers during a 2-minute span – to give the Lakers a comfortable 9 point lead with a minute left.  Then the Blazers hit a couple of big shots including a 3 off of bad inbound pass from Kelly who did redeem himself with the game-winning dunk.

 




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Aka VincentDa & RedApples fka Expiredpineapples. My alter-ego is a digital-marketing guy in Houston. Won editing awards & created obsolete flash websites that have been featured in mags like Sports Illustrated. Studied film & women at FSU during the golden age of hip-hop. Collects records, laserdiscs, sports memorabilia & toys. Father of 2 daughters that are more athletic and popular on YouTube.



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