Kobe sits out with injury, Russell returns for Lakers, and this photo
SAN DIEGO — Jordan Clarkson scored 17 points and Julius Randle had 14 to lead the Los Angeles Lakers to an 85-70 win over the Golden State Warriors on Saturday night in a preseason game that was stopped late in the third quarter due to unplayable conditions on the court.
The game was called with 2:16 left in the third because of moisture spots caused by the ice below the court at the Valley View Casino Center.
WARRIORS: Stephen Curry led all scorers with 19 points and had four assists. … Ezeli Festus had 10 points and nine rebounds. … Jason Thompson had a game-high 11 rebounds.
LAKERS: Rookie guard D’Angelo Russell, the team’s top pick, started after missing two games with a bruised glute and had two points. … Kobe Bryant was out with a bruised left leg.
STAR WATCH: Curry had 14 first-half points, included 4-for-8 shooting on 3-pointers.
MIDSEASON FORM: The Lakers’ Nick Young hit three straight 3-pointers in less than two minutes in the second quarter. On his third one, he was fouled and converted his free throw for a four-point play.
UP NEXT: Golden State visits the Los Angeles Clippers on Tuesday. The Lakers host Portland in Los Angeles on Monday.