The LA Lakers (hereafter referred to as the Lakers) won the return of Anthony Davis (30) and the debut of Rui Hachimura (24).
The Lakers beat the San Antonio Spurs 113-104, 9 points in the NBA 2022-23 season regular league home game held at the Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles, California, USA on the afternoon of the 26th (Korean time). This made the Lakers 23-26 and San Antonio 14-34. 스포츠토토
For the Lakers, Davis scored 21 points, 12 rebounds and 4 blocks, LeBron James scored 20 points, 9 rebounds and 10 assists, and Patrick Beverly scored 18 points including 3 3-pointers. In San Antonio, Keldon Johnson played hard with 25 points and 5 rebounds, but the light faded with a loss to the team.
In the first quarter, San Antonio, sluggish by Thomas Bryant’s weak defense, took a 30-25, 5-point lead. From the second half of the first quarter to the beginning of the second quarter, the Lakers’ long-awaited Davis was finally put in, and Rui Hachimura also made his debut. However, in San Antonio, Bates-Diop and Johnson blocked the Lakers’ flow with consecutive 3-pointers, and Sohen exposed a good figure. On This, the Lakers finished the first half with Beverly leading the team to attack, 53-54, chasing by 1 point.
Beverly maintained a good sense at the beginning of the third quarter and reversed it in the first five minutes of the quarter. However, the Lakers completely gave the atmosphere to San Antonio after a timeout, starting with Russell Westbrook’s bad turnover. San Antonio continued to fight Jack Collins, but Davis continued the pursuit with a goal under the goal. Therefore, the Lakers entered the fourth quarter with a one-point lead, 81-82.
The Lakers tried to continue the atmosphere with Hachimura and Davis’ consecutive points at the beginning of the fourth quarter, but Doug McDermott scored five consecutive points to interrupt it. However, LeBron, who had a poor shooting feel throughout the game, reversed the game with a fader way jumper and soon exploded a 3-point shot. After that, the Lakers scored 8 points in a row and quickly ran away with a 10-point lead.
Then, San Antonio hurriedly put in the main players, but it was difficult to regain the atmosphere once passed. San Antonio was all about making points that Johnson chased by around 10 points while struggling alone. The Lakers piled up points with Westbrook breaking through in a row. Afterwards, the Lakers beat San Antonio by 113-104, 9 points.