The tension between Rondo and Carlisle about play-calling had been brewing for a little while, team sources told ESPNDallas.com. It reached a boiling point when Rondo appeared to blow off a play call from the bench, prompting Carlisle to storm onto the court while calling a timeout and shouting at Rondo, who responded in kind.
December 1, 2015 | 12:49 pm EST Update
Kobe Bryant suffered a rotator cuff tear in his right shoulder on a dunk attempt, but he stayed in the game. The Lakers lost to the Pelicans and Bryant scored only 14 points, but he still made shots using his left hand. ”He turned around and shot it left handed like it was nothing,” Davis said. ”He’s amazing. Ever since I’ve been in the NBA, he’s had that killer instinct. He’s such a competitor.”