The Lakers starters are Carlos Boozer, Jordan Clarkson, Robert Sacre, Wayne Ellington, and Ryan Kelly. The Lakers are starting off strong. The Lakers have a seven point lead. We've just started the second quarter and no Lakers have had free throws yet. The best part of the game is Carlos Boozer's shoes. The Hornets now have the lead. Wesley Johnson just took the first free throw for the Lakers at the seven minute mark. Neither team is in double figures with six minutes to go in the half. The Lakers and Hornets are tied at 50 and it's halftime.
It's been three minutes into the third quarter with no sign of the Lakers taking a shot. The Lakers aren't showing much defense either. Carlos Boozer just got fouled. It's the second team foul on the Hornets. Carlos Boozer is a 60% free throw shooter, as he makes 1/2 of his shots. Right now it's an 11-3 run. This has been a Hornets game so far, hands down. The Hornets now have the biggest lead of the game with a score of 64-53. The Lakers are looking a little sloppy. The Hornets are playing some great offensive basketball. Jordan Clarkson just hit a nice shot. Gerald Henderson just had a flying dunk attempt, missing it, but heading to the free throw line. Ryan Kelly is 1/4 so far tonight. Jordan Hill has some limited minutes, likely because he's shooting 0/5 tonight. Jordan Hill just hit an in and out shot, making him 0/6. We've had many air balls in this game. It's now a three point game. Jordan Clarkson just made a 13 foot jumper. Al Jefferson just made a 15 foot jumper. The Lakers are now shooting 39%. We're hitting shots a little back and forth now, heading into the fourth quarter. The score is 74-70 Hornets.
Jordan Hill is starting this fourth quarter off strong, making a nice shot. Jeremy Lin coming on strong as well, making his shot. Jeff Taylor just made a driving dunk. He's displaying some crazy good athleticism. Jordan Hill just made an 18 foot jumper. It looks like he woke up. Jeremy Lin just made a bad pass, allowing Jeff Taylor to steal the ball. Jeremy Lin just did it again, allowing Gerald Henderson to steal the ball. Wesley Johnson just made a couple of nice shots. The Lakers have just tied the game at 84. Jeremy Lin just drove the ball to the basket, getting the layup. Gerald Henderson just made a 17 foot jumper. Jeremy Lin just had another bad pass, allowing Moe Williams to steal the ball. Jeremy Lin just hit a nice 16 foot jumper.
Despite all of Jeremy Lin's bad passes, he's played a pretty well rounded game tonight. Carlos Boozer didn't play in this fourth quarter. He's sitting on the bench, enjoying his double double. Jordan Clarkson just drove to the basket, making an easy layup. The Charlotte Hornets take the win with a final score of 104-103. Jeremy Lin had 23 points, 6 rebounds, and 8 assists. Jordan Clarkson had 19 points, 1 rebound, and 4 assists. Carlos Boozer had 15 points, 11 rebounds, and 1 assist. Jordan Hill had 10 points, 6 rebounds, and 2 assists. #GoLakers