Twitter and Instagram Game Recap: Lakers hammer Knicks, 127-96

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The Los Angeles Lakers had their long distance game on point against the New York Knicks tonight, hitting 18 of 28 3-point shots which was 1 three pointer made short of the Lakers all-time record.

The Lakers had a modest 8 point lead at halftime, but pulled away for good in the 3rd quarter with a franchise record 51 points scored that ballooned the their lead to 28 points. The Lakers ended up beating the Knicks by 31 points, 127 to 96.

Here is the recap of the game from Lakersโ€™ beat writers on Twitter, reaction from the fans and photos of fans from the game on Instagram:

Post Game Comments from Lakers, Past to Present:

New York Knicks Beat:

Fan Game Reaction:

Instagram Fan Photos from the Game:


A post shared by Kent Bazemore (@24baze) on

  • This is actually from Kent Bazemore’s Instagram account.

Yes #lakers you better beat those #knicks #freetacos

A post shared by Alison Earley (@alison7earley) on

Chillin on the court at the #Lakers game after their blowout win over the #knicks

A post shared by Josh Basili (@realjoshbasili) on


A post shared by connie.h. (@connie_h_) on


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