LeBron James
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LeBron James double-doubled on Thursday night’s game with 18 points (8/19 FG, 1/8 3PT, 1/1 FT), nine rebounds and 15 assists, adding two steals and six turnovers in 37 minutes of action in the Los Angeles Lakers’ 111-121 loss to the Houston Rockets at Staples Center. The Lakers, who have lost three of their last five games, fell to 38-12 but still sit atop the West, while the Rockets improved to 33-18.

James shared his thoughts on the game and Darren Collison’ possible signing with the Lakers: