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Davis delivers dagger

MIAMI (AFP) — Anthony Davis drained a three-pointer as time expired to seal the Los Angeles Lakers’ 105-103 victory over the Denver Nuggets for a 2-0 lead in the NBA Western Conference finals. Davis scored 31 points and pulled down nine rebounds while LeBron James added 11 rebounds as the Lakers turned back the determined […] The post Davis delivers dagger appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsSep 21st, 2020Related News

Mind games

How the Los Angeles Lakers and the Denver Nuggets both earned their respective Western Conference Finals spot tells of a story of two teams that took two different paths that brought them to this penultimate challenge. .....»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsSep 21st, 2020Related News

Davis triple lifts Lakers to 2-0 lead over Nuggets

Los Angeles---Anthony Davis drained a three-pointer as time expired to seal the Los Angeles Lakers’ 105-103 victory over the Denver Nuggets Sunday for a 2-0 lead in the NBA Western Conference finals......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsSep 21st, 2020Related News

Davis hits game-winning triple at buzzer as Lakers go 2-0 vs Nuggets

Anthony Davis drained a 3-pointer as time expired to seal the Los Angeles Lakers' 105-103 victory over the Denver Nuggets Sunday (Monday, Manila time) for a 2-0 lead in the NBA Western Conference finals......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsSep 21st, 2020Related News

Davis’s buzzer beater lifts Lakers over Nuggets

        LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Anthony Davis drained a three-pointer as time expired to seal the Los Angeles Lakers’ 105-103 victory over the Denver Nuggets Sunday for a 2-0 lead in the NBA Western Conference finals. “People talk about (I’ve) never been in this moment before, pressure, am I ready for it,” […].....»»

Source: Tempo TempoCategory: NewsSep 21st, 2020Related News

Davis drills game-winning trey as Lakers take 2-0 West Finals lead

Anthony Davis drained a three-pointer as time expired to seal the Los Angeles Lakers’ 105-103 victory over the Denver Nuggets Sunday for a 2-0 lead in the NBA Western Conference finals. “People talk about (I’ve) never been in this moment before, pressure, am I ready for it,” Davis said. “I want to take those shots.” […] The post Davis drills game-winning trey as Lakers take 2-0 West Finals lead appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsSep 21st, 2020Related News

Davis s buzzer beater lifts Lakers over Nuggets

Anthony Davis drained a three-pointer as time expired to seal the Los Angeles Lakers' 105-103 victory over the Denver Nuggets Sunday for a 2-0 lead in the NBA Western Conference finals......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsSep 21st, 2020Related News

Déjà vu for Lakers?

Are the Los Angeles Lakers headed for a repeat of the 2009 NBA Finals? In the ongoing Orlando bubble playoffs, L.A. has raced to a 9-2 record, losing only the openers of the Portland and Houston series......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsSep 20th, 2020Related News

Lakers humble Nuggets in Game One blowout win

A huge second quarter from the Lakers with Jamal Murray and Nikola Jokic on the bench due to foul trouble enabled the LA squad to run away with the win and lead the series, 1-0......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsSep 19th, 2020Related News

Lakers dominate Nuggets in Western finals opener

Miami, United States — Anthony Davis scored 37 points and pulled down 10 rebounds as the Los Angeles Lakers dominated the Denver Nuggets 126-114 on Friday in game one of the NBA Western Conference finals. LeBron James added 15 points with 12 assists and six rebounds for the Lakers, who shot out of the gate […] The post Lakers dominate Nuggets in Western finals opener appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsSep 19th, 2020Related News

With LA story ruined, Lakers set for West finals vs Nuggets

LeBron James, Anthony Davis and the Lakers were there waiting. Kawhi Leonard and the Clippers were right on the doorstep. One more win would have set up a Western Conference finals showdown between the Los Angeles teams, the top two seeds who share residence at Staples Center. It would have been the most eagerly awaited […] The post With LA story ruined, Lakers set for West finals vs Nuggets appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsSep 18th, 2020Related News

LeBron, Giannis named to All-NBA First Team

    Milwaukee Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo and four-time league MVP LeBron James were both unanimously chosen to the All-NBA First Team, the league announced Wednesday. Los Angeles Lakers forward James set the league record with his 16th All-NBA Team selection, surpassing Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Kobe Bryant and Tim Duncan, who all have 15. James has 13 selections to the First Team, […].....»»

Source: Tempo TempoCategory: NewsSep 17th, 2020Related News

Rockets look for new coach after another early playoff exit

HOUSTON — James Harden and the Houston Rockets believed the addition of Russell Westbrook and their unorthodox small lineup would be what they needed to win their first title in 25 years. Instead, they suffered another early playoff exit and must find a coach after Mike D’Antoni told them he wouldn’t return after he and management couldn’t agree […] The post Rockets look for new coach after another early playoff exit appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsSep 15th, 2020Related News

Big lesson on small ball

It was an interesting guessing game that started even before the 2019-20 season of the NBA commenced: how far will the Houston Rockets go playing their brand of small ball?.....»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsSep 14th, 2020Related News

D’Antoni tells Rockets he’s not coming back to Houston

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla.  — Mike D’Antoni has told the Houston Rockets that he will not be back as coach with them next season, essentially choosing free agency over a return to the club with whom he has spent the last four seasons. D’Antoni told the Rockets on Sunday — not even a full day […] The post D’Antoni tells Rockets he’s not coming back to Houston appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsSep 14th, 2020Related News

D’Antoni  tells Rockets he won’t return as coach

LOS ANGELES (AFP) —  Mike D’Antoni won’t return as coach of the NBA’s Houston Rockets, ESPN reported on Sunday. “It is with tremendous sadness and gratitude that my wife Laurel and I announce that our incredible journey in Houston has ended for now and that we’ll be moving to a new chapter,” D’Antoni said in […] The post D’Antoni  tells Rockets he won’t return as coach appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsSep 14th, 2020Related News

Lakers dismantle Rockets, head to West Finals

The Lakers clinched the wire-to-wire victory to claim the series in five games and reach the Conference Finals for the first time in 10 years......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsSep 13th, 2020Related News

Lakers put Rockets on brink of elimination

Orlando—Anthony Davis had 29 points and 12 rebounds as the Los Angeles Lakers dominated the Houston Rockets 110-100 to take a commanding 3-1 lead in their NBA Western Conference series on Thursday......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsSep 12th, 2020Related News

NBA ejects Rockets forward House after bubble violation

    Houston Rockets forward Danuel House will miss the remainder of the NBA playoffs after a violation of COVID-19 quarantine rules, the league announced Friday. The NBA season, shut down March 11 by the coronavirus pandemic, resumed in July in a bubble atmosphere under strict health and safety rules at Disney World in Orlando, Florida. […].....»»

Source: Tempo TempoCategory: NewsSep 12th, 2020Related News

Lakers hold off Rockets, on brink of West Finals berth

The Laker defense held the small-ball Rockets to a dismal showing for most of the game, leading the James Harden-bannered squad for all 48 minutes......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsSep 11th, 2020Related News