Takeaways from Warriors' 113-93 loss to Raptors -Getting into the Warriors' lack of urgency -Steph's shooting struggles -Kerr/Draymond pointing blame at themselves -Warriors' high respect for Toronto -Injury updates on Cousins, Livingston & Iguodala https://t.co/twa6psx6I5
Sources: Multiple Lakers Players Off-Limits in Trade Talks: Lakers won’t surrender Lonzo Ball, Brandon Ingram, Kyle Kyzma or Josh Hart to Suns for Trevor Ariza, source. Suns turned down a 3-team proposal, source. And 2 sources confirmed… https://t.co/N6hwnyze1I @bballinsiders
Sources: Rockets Interested in Kentavious Caldwell-Pope: The Houston Rockets are emerging as a suitor for Los Angeles Lakers guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope in multi-team trade scenarios, such as with the Los Angeles Lakers and Phoenix… https://t.co/mFulFCAUyT @bballinsiders
Draymond Green on team's defense: "We have to be a little better in making an adjustment if something is hurting us. That’s not on the coaching staff. That’s on us as players. We’re on the floor. You can feel if something is hurting."
So one prevalent theory regarding Lonzo’s defense was that he simply wasn’t healthy to start the year (as evidenced by his minutes restriction) and might get better as he got healthy. Data backs this up, too. October DRTG: 113.1 November DRTG: 104.1 December DTRG: 101.9