While the meeting appeared to be an early failure following Anthony Davis’ injury, LeBron James did lead his Lakers to victory on Wednesday. He also took the opportunity to sign something the Lakers haven’t seen since 1961!
From the 3 minutes after the end of the second quarter, they’re probably going to give very little. The game started relatively well, with the Lakers only 5 points behind the Jazz. Anthony Davis’ new injury, intervened at this exact moment but seriously questioned their chances of winning from this meeting. Don’t expect a mutant LeBron James.
LeBron imitating the Lakers legend in his prime!
In front of an audience full of champions in the Crypto.com arena, such as Aaron Donald and Floyd Mayweather, King went out of his way to recall that he was part of the same class of athletes. So he took matters into his own hands in the fourth quarter, during which he scored 15 of his 33 points to give the team the victory (106-101). This outbreak also allowed him to register a little more name in his franchise legend!
LeBron James scored 25 or more points for the 23rd straight game, tying Joel Embiid’s longest winning streak of the season.
He also shares the Lakers record for longest 25 or more points in a single season with Elgin Baylor. pic.twitter.com/ZCAd7RGpuy
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LeBron James just scored 25 or more points in his 23rd straight game, tying Joel Embiid for the longest winning streak of a player of the season.
He also tied with Elgin Baylor for the longest streak of 25 or more consecutive games by a Lakers player in a single season.
Emulating the great Elgin Baylor is already a remarkable feat for Angelino players. Doing so after blowing out his 37 candles, and the feat of the legendary winger editor…at the age of 26, in 1060-61, led to even more admiration. again, LeBron James So recall that it’s not made of the same wood as the competition, and its decline isn’t in the news yet!
LeBron James is definitely out of this world. Such an achievement, and more importantly, a win for the Lakers, deserves a new dose of admiration for the Chosen One!