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D'Angelo Russell scores career-high 39 points in Lakers' 107-101 win over the Nets

D'Angelo Russell scores career-high 39 points in Lakers' 107-101 win over the Nets

Maybe this “new” Lakers offense is exactly what D'Angelo Russell needed for his game to prosper and to reach career heights.

Well, it's really not so new for Russell and his young teammates, but these different sets the Lakers have been running the last two games led to a career night for the rookie guard.

Russell scored a career-best 39 points to lead the Lakers to a 107-101 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday night at Staples Center.

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