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Bountiful night for Ball

Lonzo Ball delivered the second triple-double of his career in just his 17th NBA game, leading the Lakers to a 127–109 victory over the Nuggets on Sunday with 11 points, 16 rebounds and 11 assists. Per the Elias Sports Bureau, the only other Lakers player with two triple-doubles in his first 20 NBA games was Magic Johnson in 1979 (two in his first 12 games).

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Assessing Suspensions

Don La Greca is joined by NHL Network's E.J. Hradek as they discuss league suspensions, the overachieving Winnipeg Jets and the recent struggles of the L.A. Kings.

ESPN Stats & Info

Rivers and Allen caught fire Sunday

Philip Rivers has thrown to Keenan Allen often this season (93 targets), but the pair hadn't been particularly efficient until Sunday. Allen caught 12 of 13 targets and tripled his touchdown total for the season against the Bills.

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Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer 

UCLA interim coach Jedd Fisch on Jim Mora's dismissal: "Its never good, it's very emotional." As expected, he would like to be considered to be the permanent head coach.

Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer 

UCLA AD Dan Guerrero will not hold a press conference or comment about the coaching search until the process is complete.

Marc J. Spears The Undefeated 

Former NBA player Metta World Peace will play under his former name, Ron Artest, with The Big 3 next season, the league says.

Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

Though on a cold streak, the Chiefs are still overwhelming favorites to win the AFC West at 91%. The Chargers, who FPI believes are the eighth-best team in football going forward, have an 8% shot at the division title.

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Seth Walder ESPN Analytics 

Even though they already held the No. 1 spot in FPI's rankings, the Eagles improved their FPI rating more than anyone else this week after blowing out the Cowboys. The ratings for the Chargers, Ravens, Vikings and Patriots also were upgraded by more than a point following their respective performances yesterday. Remember, FPI isn't describing what has happened but is rating team strength going forward.

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Lonzo says second triple-double is better than first (0:36)
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USC edges Vanderbilt in OT (0:47)
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Lakers rout Nuggets behind Lonzo's triple-double (0:59)
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Rakell, Montour tally goals in Ducks' win (0:41)
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Lonzo records second triple-double in rout of Nuggets (0:58)

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

Lonzo Ball's second triple-double features a career-high on the glass. The rookie had 11 points, 16 rebounds and 11 assists to go with two blocks. His rebounds are the most by a rookie in a game this season.

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Lonzo locks up triple-double with assist (0:17)