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Lakers Highlights: D’Angelo Russell does his best James Harden impersonation against the Rockets

Imitation is the sincerest form of flattery.

D’Angelo Russell’s game has been compared to James Harden’s at times. While Russell is still a ways off from reaching Harden’s heights consistently, he did bust out a Harden-special against the Rockets in the Lakers’ first game of the year:

Russell lit up Houston for 12 points in the first quarter, so maybe Kobe Bryant was right about him being ready.

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