Grading Mike D'Antoni in His First Game as L.A. Lakers Head Coach

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Grading Mike D'Antoni in His First Game as L.A. Lakers Head Coach
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In the most highly anticipated event of the young NBA season, head coach Mike D'Antoni made his debut with the Los Angeles Lakers on Wednesday night. The result was a 95-90 victory over the Brooklyn Nets, a game that saw the Lakers overcome 19-of-37 shooting from the free-throw line.

Kobe Bryant led the Lakers with 25 points. Dwight Howard added 23 points,15 rebounds and four blocks. Brook Lopez led the Nets with 23 points.

While the players had their fair share of memorable moments, the true question was this: How did D'Antoni fare in his Lakers debut?

You're about to find out.

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