|Oct. 23 9:50 PM PT10:50 PM MT11:50 PM CT12:50 AM ET4:50 GMT12:50 9:50 PM MST11:50 PM EST8:50 UAE06:500:50 ET11:50 PM CTNaN:� - Kyle Kuzma scored a career-high 20 points Sunday, going 7 of 13 from the field, as the Los Angeles Lakers fell to the New Orleans Pelicans 119-112. Kuzma grabbed six rebounds and had two assists, tallying a plus-minus of +2 in his 30:26 of playing time. He tacked on one steal. Kuzma went 2 of 6 from behind the arc.
Analysis: The rookie is proving his strong preseason was no fluke by averaging 14.3 points on a .607 field goal percentage through his first three games, and he nearly brought the Lakers back from a 22-point deficit by netting 15 second-half points. Kuzma has already cemented himself a place in the team's rotation and is a player to keep an eye on in the coming weeks and months.
|Oct. 21 8:20 AM PT9:20 AM MT10:20 AM CT11:20 AM ET15:20 GMT23:20 8:20 AM MST10:20 AM EST19:20 UAE17:2011:20 ET10:20 AM CTNaN:� - Kyle Kuzma scored 15 points Friday on 6-of-7 shooting as the Los Angeles Lakers defeated the Phoenix Suns 132-130. Kuzma pulled down three rebounds and dished out two assists, tallying a plus-minus of -18 in his 28:24 of playing time. Kuzma went 1 of 2 from behind the arc.|
|Oct. 20 7:12 AM PT8:12 AM MT9:12 AM CT10:12 AM ET14:12 GMT22:12 7:12 AM MST9:12 AM EST18:12 UAE16:1210:12 ET9:12 AM CTNaN:� - Kyle Kuzma scored eight points Thursday on 4-of-8 shooting as the Los Angeles Lakers lost to the Los Angeles Clippers 108-92. Kuzma pulled down four rebounds and added an assist, tallying a plus-minus of -17 in his 18:42 of playing time. He tacked on two steals.
Analysis: Kuzma was the talk of preseason and summer league, but perhaps it's time to pump the brakes on the rookie turning into a meaningful contributor yet.
|Oct. 5 9:29 PM PT10:29 PM MT11:29 PM CT12:29 AM ET4:29 GMT12:29 9:29 PM MST11:29 PM EST8:29 UAE06:290:29 ET11:29 PM CTNaN:� - Kuzma scored 21 points in a game where both teams rested top players in Ontario, California on Wednesday.
Analysis: Kuzma is definitely a player to watch as he's considered a top sleeper candidate. He had a fabulous summer league showing and shined in this game against the Nuggets.
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