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D'Angelo Russell draws And-1 for first points in Madison Square Garden

The second overall pick is on the board.

Kobe Bryant has made it a resident Los Angeles Lakers' superstar tradition to have big scoring nights in Madison Square Garden. D'Angelo Russell has a LONG way to go to reach those heights, but he has officially scratched in MSG:

That was a nice take by Russell, who looked really smooth while getting past Jose Calderon and then waiting out the contact. Polished stuff from the rookie.