With the 2021 NBA Play-In Tournament just around the corner, let’s take a look at the interesting match-ups in the Western Conference.
Los Angeles Lakers
Despite losing All-Star Devin Booker to a bizarre ejection, the Phoenix Suns managed to escape the injury-plagued Los Angeles Lakers.
LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers will be hosting Damian Lillard and the Portland Trail Blazers in a rematch of their first-round playoffs series last year.
After a brief stint with the Houston Rockets, DeMarcus Cousins is now on his way out, and the Los Angeles Lakers are expected to pursue the former All-Star’s services.
LeBron James produced a clutch defensive play in the Lakers’ overtime win over the Thunder, while the Suns spoiled Giannis Antetokounmpo’s 47-point performance.
LeBron James shrugged off an ankle injury to produce a triple-double stat line and land at the top of last night’s best individual performances in the NBA.
An explosive collective effort in the third quarter and a record-setting night for LeBron James helped the Los Angeles Lakers cruise past the Denver Nuggets.
LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers barely escaped the Boston Celtics, while Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks absorbed back-to-back defeats.
In order to earn the contract extension that the Los Angeles Lakers gave him last offseason, Kyle Kuzma has taken on a new role for the team.
As the Washington Wizards continue to pile up the losses, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski hints out that powerhouse squads like the Lakers and the Clippers could join the Bradley Beal sweepstakes.