Why Darren Collison watching the Lakers game with Jeanie Buss is important
Adrian Wojnarowski breaks down why the Oklahoma City Thunder chose not to trade Danilo Gallinari to the Miami Heat and (2:15) Woj explains why Darren Collison watching the Los Angeles Lakers vs. Houston Rockets game with Jeanie Buss means for the free agent PG.
Snoop Dogg joins Jalen & Jacoby and talks about the Los Angeles Lakers chances to win it all once the season returns in Orlando. Snoop says the Lakers are their own biggest threat and after watching The Last Dance, focusing on your own team is the key. Jalen later asks Snoop if the LA Clippers could ever be the team of L.A. (1:34) and the two then discuss being in the game with legends such as Tupac, Biggie Smalls, Nipsey Hussle, Kobe Bryant and Michael Jordan. Jacoby addresses all the trendy one-on-one music battles going on during quarantine and who Snoop wants to battle against (4:55).
✔️ Kendrick Perkins argues that the Philadelphia 76ers will benefit from the eight-game tune-up leading to the NBA Playoffs, emphasizing the need for the team to build chemistry and an identity.
✔️ Los Angeles Lakers guard Alex Caruso joins Scott Van Pelt on SportsCenter and talks about his journey to the NBA, why he's embracing the challenging circumstances of the NBA's restart and what it was like being in a group chat with LeBron James and the rest of the Lakers during quarantine.
✔️ In this episode of Signature Shots, ESPN analyst Kirk Goldsberry examines how LeBron James' assists fuel a Lakers offense that leads the NBA in field goal percentage. James' chemistry with Anthony Davis is obvious, but his positive effect on Los Angeles' 3-point shooting is measurable, too.