But the Westbrook deal felt like a mistake when the Lakers made it last summer, and it looks like one now. Westbrook has been, well, Westbrook. He’s scoring (20.6 points per game), but doing it inefficiently (44.6% shooting, including 31.3% from three).
The Kings have three straight games against Los Angeles teams starting with the Lakers tonight, followed by two against the Clippers. They suffered a 128-101 road loss to the Memphis Grizzlies Sunday but won the two games prior. They have six players scoring in double digits this season, led by G De'Aaron Fox, who averages 20.2 points per game.
Jalen Rose chats with Chris Haynes about the legacies of LeBron & KD, the mid-90s Rockets, covering the league for ESPN & more.