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Run of bad luck dooms Lakers against Rockets

HOUSTON – Lonzo Ball collided with Houston's James Ennis, turned his ankle and fell to the floor. He writhed in pain while holding his left ankle until teammates Michael Beasley and Lance Stephenson put his arms around their shoulders and carried him off the court with 8:39 left in the third quarter.

Jalen Green honored before game and scores 34 points to lead San Joaquin Memorial

San Joaquin Memorial junior Jalen Green was honored with a Team USA plaque for his MVP performance at the FIBA U-17 World Cup in Argentina and was awarded the game ball for his 2,000th career point on Tuesday. The Panthers defeated Sanger 89-52.