Los Angeles Lakers defeat Milwaukee Bucks, 95-77
PLAYER OF THE GAME: Center Andrew Bynum got the Lakers off to a great start and led the Lakers' dominance on the backboards.
PLAY OF THE GAME: Guard Shannon Brown hit a buzzer-beating half-court shot to give the Lakers a 65-46 lead after three quarters.
STATISTICS SHEET: The Lakers made 7 of 20 shots in the first quarter (35.0%) and held a 19-10 rebounding edge. The Bucks made 4 of 21 shots (19.0%). The Bucks starters combined to make 2 of 13 shots in the first qua...
Los Angeles — The offensively challenged Milwaukee Bucks got off their six-game Western trip off to an unsightly start Sunday night by getting blown out of the Staples Center, 95-77, by the Los Angeles Lakers.
The Bucks dug themselves into an 18-point hole in the first quarter and had trouble manufacturing points all night as their three-game winning streak ground to a halt.
The Bucks never led in the game.
"You could tell at the beginning that we weren't emotiona...