There's a lot to be said about Pistons guard Rodney Stuckey and what he does physically. But there's a mental approach he's grasping more of as he matures.

The Lakers threw every kind of defense at him Tuesday — different defenders, multiple defenders, traps — and he adjusted, weaved his way through traffic and found himself at the rim. All for 34 points.

"As you get older, you learn a lot with different situations," Stuckey said. "We watch a lot of game film."