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Lakers rookie D’Angelo Russell had the best game of his career as he went off for a career-high 39 points to lead the Lakers to a 107-101 win over the Nets.
Russell nailed eight 3-pointers and was 14-of-21 from the field. The moment of the night came when Russell nailed his final and biggest 3-pointer of the night in the clutch stages of the game bringing the fans at Staples off their feet.
The 19-year-old pointed to his forward and said “I got ice in my veins” as Kobe Bryant proudly watched from the bench.