“I black out. I don’t think. I don’t hear.” Lou Williams never lets distractions get in the way of buckets—even though you wouldn’t blame him if they did. The sixth man turned folk hero is last scorer left in Lob City.
The dustup that marred the return of Chris Paul to L.A. was one more reminder of the dysfunction that hounded the Lob City–Era Clippers. But the Point God has a new home, a new running buddy and a group of teammates who feel like a family.
No one throws a party like the Lakers, especially when Kobe Bryant is the guest of honor. Monday night's jersey ceremony served as one final spectacle for the star that created so many in L.A. for 20 years.