Sasha Vujacic plays better after coming on Lakers.com. That’s just how it’s been.
No, seriously, (check the archives).
That’s why we grabbed him after shootaround heading into Thursday evening’s game against the Phoenix Suns, in a game that might demand more minutes from the 6-7 Slovenian thanks in part to Leandro Barbosa’s presence (Vujacic is one of the few capable and willing to chase the Brazilian Blur).
Let’s make no promises, however, that we understand completely how the conversation went. The idle chatter, however, did produce an odd, random nickname that will soon be forgotten. Take a look: