The Lakers made headlines over social media again, but for the wrong reasons.
In their 118-116 loss to the Philadelphia 76ers the other day, D’Angelo Russell, who is the Lakers’ leading scorer with 15.2 points per game, botched a possession all by himself.
After Lakers forward Julius Randle inbounded to him, Russell waited a few seconds before picking up the ball to try to get a 2-for-1 opportunity before halftime.
Unfortunately, it didn’t go as planned.
Watch what happens:
— Bleacher Report (@BleacherReport) March 13, 2017
In some instances that becomes an advantage because it saves you precious time off of the clock, especially during crucial moments of a game. But it didn’t go Russell’s way there.
That play pretty much summed up the Lakers season.
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