Monk totaled 13 points (5-11 FG, 3-7 3Pt), four rebounds, three assists, one steal and one blocked shot over 22 minutes in Saturday's loss to Portland.

Monk's performance was far from extraordinary, but his 13 points were enough to lead the Lakers in a contest that they trailed by 31 points after three quarters. The shooting guard's point total was his second highest of the campaign, and Monk was able to convert from beyond the arc for the first time in five games. Prior to Saturday, Monk had been falling out of the rotation, averaging only 12.5 minutes over his previous four contests.

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