LeBron James didn’t sugarcoat his assessment of the Lakers’ shooting struggles after a 123-109 loss to the Warriors in Wednesday’s season opener.
But unfortunately for James and the Lakers, the shooting is just the start of their problems.
“We’re getting great looks, but it could also be teams giving us great looks,” James said postgame at the Chase Center.
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“To be completely honest, we’re not a team that’s constructed of great shooting and that’s just the truth of the matter. It’s not like we’re sitting here with a lot of lasers on our team.
“But that doesn’t deter us from still trying to get great shots. When you get those opportunities, you take them. We’re not sitting here with a bunch of 40-plus [percent] career…