PHOENIX, ARIZONA - DECEMBER 18: Head coach Frank Vogel of the Los Angeles Lakers reacts during the first half of the NBA preseason game against the Phoenix Suns at Talking Stick Resort Arena on December 18, 2020 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Frank Vogel opened up about what he asked from Kentavious Caldwell-Pope prior to the game against the Miami Heat.

Vogel, the head coach of the Lakers, said he wanted Caldwell-Pope to score 25 points.

“Frank Vogel says he asked KCP to score 25 tonight. He had a game-high 28 tonight. Vogel told him to be aggressive and he was just that,” Ryan Ward of Lakers Nation reports.

Caldwell-Pope went for 28 points (6/11 from beyond the arc) in the loss to the Heat (104-110).