Andre Ingram calls 19-point Lakers debut 'once in a lifetime'

12 April 2018, 12:18 | Isaac Mcdaniel

Lakers Sign Andre Ingram for the Rest of the Season

Lakers Sign Andre Ingram for the Rest of the Season

After 10 years in the G League, 32-year-old Andre Ingram was both veteran and rookie on Tuesday night as he made his first ever appearance in a Lakers jersey.

Paul scored 22 points and James Harden had 21 points and 10 assists in the Rockets' 105-99 victory Tuesday night. Coming off the bench late in the first quarter, Ingram put on a clinic scoring 19 points in his debut.

Ingram hit four of his five three-point shots. and also had three blocks in his 29 minutes of action.

Lakers icon Bryant tweeted footage of Ingram's highlights and added the caption: "LOVE IT".

"I just felt some electricity out there", Ingram said, per Ty Nowell of Lakers.com.

In fact, toward the end of the game, the crowd began chanting "MVP" at Ingram - who later called the whole thing a "once in a lifetime" experience. "Just an inspirational story".

New Los Angeles Lakers member Andre Ingram got an awesome update to his Wikipedia page after making his long-awaited National Basketball Association debut.

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Earlier this season the Los Angeles Lakers helped make a dream come true with Travis Wear.

Check out some of the highlights and reactions to Ingram's memorable debut below.

Ingram wasted no time sharing the news with his wife Marilee and told her to get on a plane and head to the City of Angels.

"Everyone was like, 'Man, when you get it, just let it go, '" Ingram said. But in the first half, the Rockets lost backup forward Luc Mbah a Moute to a dislocated right shoulder while dunking in this meaningless game. The Lakers signed Wear to a 10-day contract, which he parlayed into a second 10-day deal and then a remainder of season contract.

And it wasn't only his teammates and family who were congratulating him.

"I think it's less (serious) than last time, but I don't know", D'Antoni said.

Lakers: A "road" season finale against the Clippers on Wednesday.



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