The Los Angeles Lakers feel at the top of the Western Conference standings. They pocketed the 11-2 record. Lakers get the latest victory after defeating the Atlanta Hawks 122-101 at the Staples Center, Los Angeles, California, United States, Sunday, November 17, 2019 local time.
LeBron James almost scored double with 33 points, 7 rebounds and 12 assists. He needs three more rebounds to complete it. However, the game time was over.
Besides James, Kyle Kuzma is also brilliant. He scored 17 points. Rajon Rondo behind him with 15 points. Anthony Davis 14 points, 5 assists and 5 blocks. Kentavious Caldwell-Pope 13 points. Danny Green 11 points and 7 rebounds. Alex Caruso 11 points from the bench.
Meanwhile, Trae Young became the Hawks top scorer. He scored 31 points plus 7 rebounds. Cam Reddish helped him with 13 points. Jabari Parker 11 points and 8 rebounds. De’Andre Hunter and Allen Crabe also scored 11 points each. However, the aid did not bear sweet results. The Hawks lost to Lakers fans.
The Los Angeles team never even fell behind. They led from the start. Lakers winning 36-24 in the first quarter.
James et al. maintain hope. They scored 33 more points. While the Hawks only 17. That makes the distance wider. Temporary score of 69-41.
In the third quarter, the Hawks had pressed. They are 36-27 ahead. However, that was not enough to take over the position. The Lakers stay ahead. They are 96-77 ahead.
After that, the Lakers seemed to relax the game. However, it remains on the safe track. They scored 26 more points. Hakws only 24. Final score 122-101. The Lakers win the game.
James et al. will appear again the day after tomorrow. His opponent is Oklahoma City Thunder. Hawks (4-9), on the other hand, will only play in three days. They will meet the Milwaukee Bucks. (put)