Originally Posted by ABQCOWBOY
At one point, that might be true but you can't say that they didn't play well. They outscored OkCity in two quarters, scored even in one and were outscored by a tone in one quarter. I don't think it's true to say that they didn't play well. At times, they did. Not well enough, we can easily agree on that but it's not like the Lakers were drubbed the entire game. They did play well against the Thunder at times during the game.
Every team plays well "at times" but the fact is that game was teetering on being a blowout and the lakers just never gave the sense that they were going to win, like, at any point in the game