NBA Superstar LeBron James has led the Los Angeles Lakers on his return to Kniebenschwerden with a strong performance.
After a catch-up, the Lakers won against the New York Knicks 122: 115 after extension. James succeeded after five games forced break a so-called triple double. With 29 points, 13 rebounds and ten templates, the 37-year-old two-digit values made in three statistical categories.
The start was anything but good. The guests pushed from the beginning to the pace and quickly led 21: 6 in Los Angeles. Especially build-up R.J. Barrett, with 39 points of best thrower’s game, and ex-Laker Julius Randle with 32 points were barely to stop.
In the third quarter, the Lakers turned a 56: 71 half backrest in an 87: 84 guidance. Afterwards they could remove the lead, but Barrett was equipped for eight seconds before the end. In the extension, the hosts then secured the home win and remain in place nine in the West.
Wagner brothers lose with Orlando Magic
There was a defeat in home hall for the Orlando Magic about Franz and Moritz Wagner. Against the strong Memphis Grizzlies lost the Magic clearly with 115: 135. They were back after the first quarter with 13 points.
Franz Wagner was with 15 points of third-party throwers of his team. His brother Moritz came from the bank and contributed nine points and five rebounds. After defeat, Orlando remains in the last place in the Eastern Conference, while Grizzlies continued to prove third in the West.