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Battle of Bulldogs: Sacre Meets Morrison in NBA Summer League

Rob Sacre and Adam Morrison exchange words following Thursday's game in Las Vegas. (Courtesy: NBATV) Rob Sacre and Adam Morrison exchange words following Thursday's game in Las Vegas. (Courtesy: NBATV)

What a matchup on Thursday in the NBA Summer League: old Zag versus newer Zag on the older Zag's old team. In the end, the young pup won on the older dog's old team.

But what a performance Adam Morrison had!

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Morrison, playing with the Los Angeles Clippers, scored a team-high 22 points. Former Zag, Rob Sacre, now with the Los Angeles Lakers, scored seven. The Lakers won 75-69.

Morrison made a statement in the loss, shooting 8-of-13 from the field. He brought the Clippers back from the brink several times and made the game a close one in the end.

Both the Clippers and Lakers are off on Friday. The Clippers play Chicago on Saturday and Boston on Sunday. The Lakers are finished for the summer.

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