"RUNAWAY CHILD, RUNNING WILD" ....The Temptations 1969
LAKERS 142 TIMBERWOLVES 125
The Lakers continue to runaway from their opponents as they lead the league in wins. They are undefeated on the road and continue to pace at a 73-9 for the season.
Lakers with 17 of the 18 pts scored in the paint. AD is brutal underneath with fast breaks 19-13. Defense to offense, Lakers finished with 39-31. 17 fastbreak pts 1st qtr. Bully ball is in the work by LBJ. LKers 12 pts lead down to 3, 47-44. Wolves lead 52-51. A 15 pts swing by the Wolves. A 11-0 run by the Lakers leads by 8 pts at the end of the half, 71-63.
James starts with a three in the 3rd. 100-84 with 4:57 left in the 3rd. LBJ is in foul trouble most of the night. AD with 32 pts in 24 mins. Lakers is in a 14-2 run 103-84 up by 19. 42 pts for AD, season high, 110-103 ends the 3rd. The 4th qtr belong to AD with 50/6/7 and LBJ with 32/13/4. Lakers shot 59% in FG with a +18 with points in the paint and +8 in fastbreaks. Best record in the NBA with 21-3 with the next 5 games on the road.