Tipoff is scheduled for 10:30 pm E.T on January 23 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California.
Kuzma and Jordan Clarkson changed the tempo off the bench, however, with the latter tallying 22 points, five rebounds and four assists. Smart then hit two free throws for Boston with 19.2 seconds left after Josh Hart missed two for LA, trimming the lead to 106-105.
The Celtics remain at the top of the East with a 34-13 record, while the Lakers are the 11th seed in the West with a 17-29 record and a 2-game winning streak. Al Horford said to Boston Sports Journal's Brian Robb: "Any chance he gets around us, it's good to have him and good to share with him". Terry Rozier has cooled off considerably as well, shooting 7-for-23 in his last three games.
"Yeah, I just got hit and coach probably did the right thing making sure I was fine and kept me out for the end of the game", Horford said.
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A year ago X announced the relaunch of Google Glass with a focus on enterprises. Computer security, though important, is not almost as sexy.
"He's still got a long way to go", Stevens said before Tuesday's game.
Gordon Hayward of the Boston Celtics has been out of action since he picked up an injury after falling awkwardly during his team's opening game of the season, but his head coach, Brad Stevens, has provided a promising update on the small forward.
Despite maintaining the best record in the East, the Celtics are now riding a four-game losing streak.
At first glance, it would be silly for the Celtics to take Trae Young, a score-first shooter as a primary ball-handler who would undoubtedly take touches away from Kyrie Irving. His ferocious competitive nature is what makes him the player he is, and on most nights, that leads to good things for the Celtics.
Starbucks baristas get paid sick leave
New mothers at Starbucks who make a salaried wage receive 18 weeks of paid leave, and other salaried parents receive 12 weeks. This will come in the form of a pay raise, as well as stock grants worth between $500 to $2000, depending on seniority.
The Lakers know they will have to live with Kuzma's shot selection, which sometimes can feel like the aggressive and confident rookie is throwing up a heat check when he's not on fire yet.
Guard Lou Williams continues to be an offensive force for the Clippers, even if he was an All-Star Game snub despite pouring in 23.3 points per game. "His fourth quarter was incredible", Walton said.
Lakers: At the Chicago Bulls on Friday night to open a five-game road trip.
Meanwhile, the Lakers have been without rookie Lonzo Ball for their past five games.
USA drone strike kills 2 in northwestern Pakistan
Local media reported two missiles fired early Wednesday from an unmanned aircraft struck a house in the Kurram border region. The drone strikes , carried out by USA spy planes, targeted the house belonging to Afghan refugees, the report said.