James said his Lakers could've played better in certain areas against the Raptors, especially on the defensive end of the floor.
LeBron finished the game with 18 points, two rebounds, and six assists in 28 minutes.
USA drops the sanctions hammer on Iran ... again
We are prepared to resist any pressure", Rouhani said. "Until then, our historic sanctions will remain in full force", he said. Right now they just want to survive", he told a rally in Tennessee, Reuters reported .
The loss was bad and in that loss LeBron James had his worst game as a member of the Lakers. I feel healthy now, and they just don't want to rush into things. "They came out and just hit us right in the mouth", James told reporters. "At the point of attack we allowed them to get where they wanted to go, however they wanted to go to start the game".
One way to keep him fresh is not to play him on consecutive nights, Nurse said, adding, "I don't think we've decided how long that's gonna be yet. We tried to explain that that's part of how this works, but it doesn't seem like we took that to heart". They did so without their top player, Kawhi Leonard, who sat out the game due to left ankle soreness. Nurse doesn't know whether Leonard will play Monday at Utah. But this game was destined to be a tough one for the Lakers.
The decision deprived Lakers fans of their only chance this season to see Leonard, who could be an unrestricted free agent coveted by their team next summer.
Ibaka set the tone for Toronto's romp with a blistering first quarter, scoring 20 of Toronto's 42 points in the opening 12 minutes, outscoring the Lakers on his own in the process.
Wisconsin Girl Scouts, 1 adult killed in hit-and-run crash
Two girls and a chaperone were killed on the roadside, according to the Lake Hallie Police Department, which is investigating. Three young Girl Scouts and a mother were killed Saturday while cleaning garbage out of a ditch in Lake Hallie, Wisconsin.
What to Watch For: Packers vs Patriots
That lead held through the break once the Pats halted the Packers at midfield during their ensuing two-minute drill. I have a ton of respect for the way they're run, what they do, how they do it and how consistently they've done it.