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LA Lakers 105-122 Denver Nuggets: 5 hits and flops as Nikola Jokic’s latest triple-double trumps LeBron James and co. 
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The Denver Nuggets routed the LA Lakers 122-105 to record their third straight victory in surprisingly easy fashion. The Sunday night affair was a marquee matchup that featured two title contenders who met in the Western Conference Finals last season. It was Nuggets star Nikola Jokic who came out on top as he outplayed fellow All-Star LeBron James.Anthony Davis left the game in the first half and never returned after a collision with Jokic aggravated an Achilles injury.Check out our 5 hits and flops from the LA Lakers-Denver Nuggets game:Hit: Nikola Jokic (Denver Nuggets)At the half, Nikola Jokic had 23 points, nine rebounds and six assists, and he continued to dominate the LA Lakers without scoring a single point in the second half. He had a triple-double by the end of the third quarter for the Denver Nuggets, who repeatedly found themselves open for 3-pointers thanks to Jokic’s presence on the floor.The big man orchestrated the Nuggets offense to perfection as his pinpoint passing found cutters and shooters all night long. Jokic’s board work was exceptional as well, as he grabbed 16 rebounds to go along with 10 assists.Flop: LeBron James (LA Lakers) LeBron James had 19 points at halftime and looked like he was on his way to a big game considering the absence of Anthony Davis. Instead, James had a poor showing in the second half, finishing the game with only 22 points despite registering a near-triple-double with 10 rebounds and nine assists.He was passive offensively in the third quarter when the Denver Nuggets were slowly pulling away. The LA Lakers needed James to be superhuman in this game but he was a mere mortal in the last two quarters.Hit: Facundo Campazzo and Zeke Nnaji (Denver Nuggets)Facundo Campazzo and Zeke Nnaji did an incredible job taking advantage of their opportunity to play against the defending champion LA Lakers. Denver Nuggets coach Michael Malone boosted the rookies’ confidence by inserting them in opportune moments, and the two responded accordingly.Campazzo had 15 points on 4-of-8 shooting from the field, with three of those coming from beyond the arc. Nnaji had 16 points on a red-hot 4-of-5 shooting from three and 5-of-7 overall.Flop: Montrezl Harrell (LA Lakers) There was a lack of passion and aggression on the part of Montrezl Harrell in this game. Last year’s Sixth Man of the Year could only muster four points and six rebounds in a lackluster 24 minutes of play.LA Lakers coach Frank Vogel could also be blamed for Harrell’s performance because of how late he inserted his big man in the third quarter. However, Harrell was ultimately the one on the floor and he has to own up to his shortcomings.Hit: Jamal Murray (Denver Nuggets)Much has been said about Jamal Murray’s inconsistency this season, but he showed his good side on Sunday night. Murray scored 25 points and made 4-of-10 from 3-point range to help the Denver Nuggets cruise to the win. Jamal Murray #27 of the Denver Nuggets warms up prior to the game against the Miami Heat at American Airlines Arena on January 27, 2021 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)The LA Lakers didn’t seem ready for how aggressive he was as Murray attacked the defense inside and out. He also tallied six rebounds and four assists.Also Read: NBA Trade Rumors: 3 teams that should target John Collins Published 15 Feb 2021, 12:01 IST .
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OKC Thunder 112-119 LA Lakers: Twitter erupts as LeBron James’ triple-double helps the Purple and Gold win in overtime
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LeBron James was on fire again for the LA Lakers who defeated the OKC Thunder 112-119 in overtime after a back-and-forth classic. Frank Voget's unit was without the services of Anthony Davis who sat out due to Achilles soreness. Alex Caruso was amiss too.The OKC Thunder made the most of AD's absence and grabbed a whopping 15 offensive rebounds. They led the way for the majority of the game but the LA Lakers came up clutch in the closing moments of the game, including the extra period to record the win.Shorthanded OKC Thunder take LA Lakers to the limitOKC Thunder only had eight available players but still showcased more energy than the LA Lakers who had eight turnovers in the first quarter. Mark Daigneault's men weren't shooting the ball lights out but they created a ton of second-chance opportunities thanks to their hustle.8 turnovers5 offensive rebounds allowed40% shooting to OKC’s 52%Just what we were looking for...— Lakers Nation (@LakersNation) February 9, 2021The LA Lakers did find their stride later in the game and LeBron James had more room to operate with Luguentz Dort going to the bench due to foul trouble in the first half. OKC Thunder still managed to hold on to a 60-56 lead at the half. Darius Bazley already had a double-double by then.Thought I’d need some coffee, but it looks like the Darius Bazley show will keep me awake. pic.twitter.com/lELeQvllyJ— 𝘽𝙤𝙤𝙢𝙩𝙤𝙬𝙣 𝙃𝙤𝙤𝙥𝙨 (@BoomtownHoops) February 9, 2021The Purple and Gold came out strong after the break and went on a 12-1 run to claim the lead. LeBron James was at the heart of it all yet again. But the Thunder found their rhythm again and went on a 16-2 run of their own to enter the fourth quarter with a commanding lead.World champion Lakers: 76Tanking Thunder: 84Sure, the Lakers are missing Anthony Davis, but the Thunder are missing Mike Muscala so even-steven.— Brandon Rahbar (@BrandonRahbar) February 9, 2021It was late in the game when the LA Lakers really upped their defensive game. OKC Thunder went 1-of-12 in the final moments of the fourth quarter and overtime as the hosts surged to eventually run away as the victors after being held in regulation. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander uplifts OKC Thunder again Shai Gllgeous-Alexander in action (right)Shai Gilgeous-Alexander has had a phenomenal run for OKC Thunder this season. He led both teams in scoring with 29 points tonight while also recording 10 assists and seven rebounds. He made three clutch free throws to take the game to overtime.SGA is clutch.SGA is an All Star./end— Brandon Rahbar (@BrandonRahbar) February 9, 2021 Even though he wasn't particularly accurate from the field, Gilgeous-Alexander made several clutch plays and only fatigue could slow him down at the end.Game thoughts:SGA is an All-Star, he 100% deserves a spot on the teamHami’s development has been incredibleBazley has so much potential it’s unrealDort’s still slumping offensively, but his defense has still been greatShoutout to Justin Jackson with 14I love this team— 𝑪𝒐𝒏𝒆 🌩 (@Three_Cone) February 9, 2021LeBron James and Dennis Schroder get the job done for LA Lakers LeBron James throws down a jamLeBron James had his work cut out today with Anthony Davis out of the lineup. But like always, he rose to the occasion with a 28-point triple-double and played rugged defense towards the end. LeBron as a fast-break trailer is legitimately terrifying— Sabreena Merchant (@sabreenajm) February 9, 2021Clarification: “... these following players in their 20s”— StatMuse (@statmuse) February 9, 2021LeBron was supported by Dennis Schroder, whose feisty defense helped slow down Shai Gilgeous-Alexander towards the end as the LA Lakers eventually escaped with a win. Kyle Kuzma also had himself a double-double. He protected the rim well and had two blocks.This is a SCHRÖDER appreciation tweet....definitely a great pick up for the @Lakers and would love to see him stay longer here......THAT’S TUFF 🔥💯— ASISAT M.O.N (@AsisatOshoala) February 9, 2021 Former Thunder player Dennis Schroder cares more about the Thunder’s 1st round draft pick more than any current Thunder player.— Brandon Rahbar (@BrandonRahbar) February 9, 2021Pelinka trading Danny Green for Schröder feels like highway robbery lmao— Lake Show (@LakeShowFamily) February 9, 2021This version of Kuzma that’s been playing good defense and doing the little things floor is my favorite— pickuphoop (@pickuphoop) February 9, 2021Kyle Kuzma becoming a rebounding rim protector was not something I saw coming.— Colb (@___Colb___) February 9, 2021 Published 09 Feb 2021, 12:19 IST .
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