LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers are back in the NBA Finals. The Denver Nuggets stayed in the game, until the Los Angeles Lakers went off in the 4th quarter. LeBron James powered the Lakers with his 38 Points, 16 Rebounds, and 10 Assists. The Denver Nuggets did not shoot bad as a team, but the fact of the matter is, the Lakers shot an Elite 54.5% from the field.
The Lakers played amazing defense all game, keeping Jokic and Jamaal Murray to 20 points or less. Both Teams had their injury scares, with Anthony Davis and Jamaal Murray both having their moments where they did go down. Anthony Davis ( Ankle), Jamaal Murray ( Knee).
With the Los Angeles Lakers going into the Finals, they need to use this time to get rested, and keep their eyes on the prize. “Job is not Finished” in the words of the Late Great Kobe Bryant. This series had a lot of memorable moments, To Anthony Davis’s Game winner, to Jamaal Murray’s up and under Jordan-esque Layup.
The Lakers await their finals match-up, as the Heat are set to take on the Boston Celtics (3-2).