Earl Clark: 'I just try to picture my kids'
Backstage Lakers: We follow Lakers forward Earl Clark as he leaves his family to go on a road trip. The veteran says that when he takes to the court he thinks about his little children and that he plays for them.
The Highlight: Nick Young's amazing shot to beat the clock is the Lakers highlight of the week. The play is a reminder that the shot clock is the most important invention in the history of the NBA. Let's see how quickly we can explain how it came about.
Banana yellow shoes? That's what Steve Blake designed himself, catching plenty of attention on Friday night, and some light-hearted scorn from his own wife.