“Close is the best.”
As long as they are healthy, they have proven again that they are the best team in the league. The LA Lakers advanced to the second round of the playoffs on the 29th (hereinafter Korean time). They rose from 14th in the Western Conference to 7th at the start of the season, then defeated the second-seeded Memphis Grizzlies in the playoffs.
The next opponent is one of the 3rd seed Sacramento Kings in the West and the defending champion Golden State Warriors. The two teams facing each other in the first round of the playoffs are currently tied at 3 wins and 3 losses. The winner of Game 7, which takes place on May 1, will compete for the Lakers and the Western Finals.크크크벳
LeBron James feels good no matter who he faces in the second round. This is because the hometowns of the Lakers, Los Angeles, Sacramento, and Golden State (San Francisco) are all located in California.
There is no time difference and the distance traveled is small. Born in 1984, 40-year-old LeBron has had a much easier time managing his fitness. Besides, the Lakers have more time to rest than their opponents as the series ends in Game 6.
Lebron said, “It’s good that no one has to worry about the time difference. We play at the same time difference between home and away,” Lebron said. will be,” he said.
Although they are the bottom seed, the Lakers are the strongest contenders for the title if you look at their recent momentum. They have won 14 of their last 18 matches. Also, the Lakers have never been eliminated in five series in which both LeBron and Anthony Davis have played well.
In the first round of the playoffs with Memphis, LeBron averaged 22.2 points, 11.2 rebounds, 5.2 assists and 1.3 blocked shots. Opponent defender Dylan Brooks’ comment that “Lebron is too old now” has been overshadowed.
Lakers manager Davin Hamm said of LeBron, “He plays with a desperate and desperate heart. He knows he has a lot of playoff games left to play.” It’s a level. I’ve never seen a player like LeBron.”