NBA Playoffs: Lakers score thrilling win at home to champions

Anthony Davis was dominant, with a double-double of 30 points and 23 rebounds, leading to a spectacular victory on Tuesday night 117-112 belonging Los Angeles Lakers in San Francisco vs. Golden State Warriorsand take advantage 1-0 in the semi-finals of the tournament NBA Western Conference.

Davis looked his best in Chase Center and finished his monumental performance with five assists and four blocks for 22 points and eleven rebounds off LeBron James to wrest home field advantage from the Warriors at the start of the best-of-seven series.

The Lakers who had to go through a game to access “playoff”demonstrated an increase in their competitiveness in the series against Memphis Grizzlies and knocked down the reigning champions on Tuesday, who came to this event on three days less rest and needed a legendary performance from Steph Curry (50 points) to eliminate Sacramento Kings in the seventh game of the series.

Curry again led the Warriors in scoring with 27 points. Clay Thompson contributed 25 and Jordan Pool, 21. All three hit six 3-pointers and nearly completed an epic comeback after trailing 98-112 midway through the fourth quarter. Curry tied the game after a 14-0 series, but the Lakers landed the final blow.

The game was incredibly tense, high-paced, spectacular from the start, with Thompson honored Great start for the Warriors with a triple for an early 10-2.

Warriors dealt damage with their main weapon, three-point shotand tied thirteen in the first half, while Lakers they are completely jammed from the arc, but dominates in painting Davis’ hand.

The center through whom most of the Lakers’ ambitions in the series run has signed 23 out of 32 points in paint some of the Lakers who went to the locker room with an advantage of 65-64despite a goal fest from the Warriors perimeter.

James He made it 86-76 at 5:15 to play in the third chapter and cleaned up the paint with a great protective block. Davis dominated with six more rebounds, and the Lakers held back the Warriors’ reaction, led by Thompsonto get to fourth period ahead 96-88.

Curry’s three got off to a good start for the Warriors (95–99), but the Lakers continued with high intensity. Vanderbilt sealed the eighth shot of the night for the Angels and connected a 108-98 three with 7.28 to play, forcing the coach to take a timeout. Steve Kerr.

Schroeder and LeBrongave a jump shot Maximum lead for the Lakers at 112–98.. With six minutes left, the verdict seemed to be getting closer, but “Splash Brothers” They didn’t throw in the towel.

warriors they sealed the demolition incomplete score 14-0leaving the Lakers scoreless for over four minutes to draw with Curry’s amazing triowhich also gave Pool a pace from the gate.

D’Angelo Russell broke the drought, and LeBron raised from the free throw line 115-112. Curry had possession of the ball in less than twenty seconds, but couldn’t score and the Lakers were able to secure the game two free from Schroeder in the final 117-112 which gave the Lakers an important road victory.

California series continue with the second game Thursday 4 May at the Chase Center in San Francisco 19:00 hourstime of Central Mexico.

More action on Tuesday Miami Heat lost a 1-0 lead in the second round series after falling 111-105 against New York Knickswho should now head to Florida after receiving the first two games in Madison Square Garden.

(According to information from EFE)

Source: Aristegui Noticias