6 in a row!Kobe Bryant played with an injury, Jokic was 38+18, and O ‘Neal advised the lakers to rebuild

2022-05-07 0 By

NBA regular season continued, in a war of the focus in the west and the lakers home game against the Denver nuggets, this is a relationship is the fate of the game, even if the heavy eyebrows brother feel a sore ankle, but he still kept on playing, James has sidelined with injury is omnipotent and opposite, worrying the fans for the lakers.The home lakers played well in the first quarter, with Howard doing a good job limiting Jokic and leading by four points 28-24 at the end of the quarter.The lakers went on a 12-2 run in the second quarter to open the lead, and the Nuggets rallied to finish the first half with a one-point lead.The lakers outscored them 15-5 in the third quarter to take back the lead, but the Nuggets came prepared and quickly erased the deficit, tying the game.The Nuggets outscored the Lakers 13-2 in the final quarter, and the lakers lost 129-118 to the Nuggets for their sixth straight loss.Despite his injury, Bryant played well, finishing with 28 points, nine rebounds and eight assists on 11-for-25 shooting.Westbrook also scored 27 points, 10 rebounds and 7 assists on 11-for-15 shooting, a significant change from the previous game, and Carmelo Anthony was outstanding off the bench, scoring 17 points on 8-for-18 shooting.The three starters were all good, but the lakers still lost.Role players attack is too weak, monk 11 points, 10 points, brad, Howard eight points, and tucker 7 points, four important rotation player combined as a base, about 15 of his 22 shots, got the 38 points and 18 rebounds and 6 assists large two pairs, more important is besides jochebed odd, Gordon and barton also broke out,With 24 and 25 points, respectively, and 49 combined points, it’s safe to say the lakers lost on their role players.With the spurs’ victory over the Portland Trail Blazers, the lakers and The Spurs moved to 1 1/2 games, with only three games left in the regular season. If the Spurs beat the Nuggets next time, the Lakers would clinch a playoff spot and have no way back.It’s worth noting that James will have to play at least two games in order to win the scoring title.In addition, shaquille O ‘Neal, one of the lakers’ most famous names, said the lakers may have to focus on offseason operations.He also advised Pelinka to make adjustments to the rest of the team, with the exception of Lebron James and Brandon Davis, which would mean the lakers would have to go through a major overhaul, nothing short of a rebuild.The worry is that westbrook has a $40 + million contract on his back, and with his struggles this season, who would want him?Even if they don’t, the lakers can’t afford to cut the rest of the veterans, who are on minimum salary contracts.Admittedly, Westbrook has become the lakers’ biggest problem.