Brooklyn Nets vs. Los Angeles Lakers: Live Score, Results and Game Highlights

LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 18:  Los Angeles Lakers head coach Mike D'Antoni addresses the media prior to the start of the game against the Houston Rockets at Staples Center on November 18, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.  (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)
Jeff Gross/Getty Images
Daniel O'BrienFeatured ColumnistNovember 20, 2012

It was your classic see-saw battle, but in the end, Mike D'Antoni walked away a winner in his Los Angeles Lakers debut.

A stellar performance by Brook Lopez and Deron Williams was outdone by the exploits of Dwight Howard and Kobe Bryant.

Follow our post-game coverage below.


Where can I comment?

Stay on your game

Latest news, insights, and forecasts on your teams across leagues.

Choose Teams
Get it on the App StoreGet it on Google Play

Real-time news for your teams right on your mobile device.

Copyright © 2017 Bleacher Report, Inc. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. All Rights Reserved. is part of Bleacher Report – Turner Sports Network, part of the Turner Sports and Entertainment Network. Certain photos copyright © 2017 Getty Images. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of Getty Images is strictly prohibited. AdChoices