Los Angeles Lakers big Jordan Hill set career-highs of 24 points and 17 rebounds in the Lakers 114-99 win over the Detroit Pistons Sunday night, his third double-double of the season. Point guard Steve Blake continued his streak of 10+ assists, recording 16 in the win, eight of which came in the first quarter. Fan favorite Nick Young scored 19 points off the bench, helping lead the Lakers to victory. After the game, Young said he’s serious about going for Sixth Man Of The Year. Coach Mike D’Antoni is impressed by Young, and excited about the pairing of Jordan Hill and Jordan Farmar. Pau Gasol says the earned their paycheck tonight! Check out our post-game videos below and don’t forget to subscribe to our Lakers Nation YouTube Channel.
MIKE D’ANTONI: Talks Jordan Hill’s Career Night, Nick Young’s Role Off The Bench
NICK YOUNG: Campaigning For 6th Man Of The Year
STEVE BLAKE: Steve Blake On 16 Assists and Being Comfortable With Offense
JORDAN HILL: Surprised With Kobe’s Return To Practice, Says Career Highs Attributed To More Minutes
PAU GASOL: Talks Evolution Of Jordan Hill And Coach D’Antoni Keeping Him In The Third Quarter
Post-Game Recap And Player Of The Game: