Basketball: LeBron James Leads Lakers to Victory against Warriors in Western Conference Semi-FinalLos Angeles Lakers secured a 127-97 victory over Golden State Warriors, taking the lead with 2-1 in the Western Conference semi-final. LeBron James did not receive any shots from the field during the first quarter but managed to score an impressive 21 points throughout the game. Anthony Davis recorded 25 points and rebounded for his team while Jimmy Butler returned for Miami Heat, leading his team to win by scoring 28 points.
A Battle Between Two Great TeamsThe heat is on between these two teams who are both equally capable of scoring at any moment. The Lakers successfully held their opponents down at only 97 points this time around after having difficulty guarding them earlier on, conceding more than a hundred points each in their previous games. They know that they still have a tough battle ahead as they face another match soon where they need to maintain their winning streak.
Miami Heat’s Return Against New York KnicksIn another Eastern Conference semi-final clash, Miami Heat beat New York Knicks with ease thanks mainly due to Jimmy Butler’s return this game as he leads his team towards victory with an astonishing 28-point performance despite being injured previously. His leadership was vital for his side who now hold a comfortable advantage going into their next match-up against The Knicks.
- – The next matches will be played on Tuesday (at different times) – Miami Heat vs New York Knicks & Los Angeles Lakers vs Golden State Warriors.