Dennis Schroder Montrezl Harrell Lakers
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Montrezl Harrell, who had 24 points and 10 rebounds in 30 minutes of play against the Cleveland Cavaliers, shared his thoughts on his teammate Dennis Schroder. The 27-year-old center emphasized in Schroder’s defensive abilities.

“He’s a warrior on the defensive end of the floor,” Harrell said. “He started getting up in guys picking them up full court, making them uncomfortable, turning guys. He’s just being the pest, something that he’s built the name for in this league for a long time.

“As far as the offensive end of the floor, I think we’re starting to gel, we’re starting to find some plays and read each other a little bit more.

I think it’s a lot of that was about reads and kind of getting a feel of what each other can kind of do or how we kind of want the ball or screen set for one another, man. So it’s just just communication, man. It’s gonna take a little bit of time. This is our first year playing together but I think we’re going to get it right.”