Washington Wizards guard John Wall is a pretty good defender when the mood strikes him, which makes it all the more impressive that D’Angelo Russell sent him stumbling on one of the Los Angeles Lakers’ opening possessions:
.@Dloading making sure John Wall has ankle insurance. pic.twitter.com/t8EhOmMuAz— Lakers Outsiders (@LakersOutsiders) March 29, 2017
Wall got up, so no one had to call life alert, but this type of sequence between Russell and Ivica Zubac is the type of thing the Lakers could be watching for years to come.
Harrison Faigen is co-host of the Locked on Lakers podcast (subscribe here), and you can follow him on Twitter at @hmfaigen.