On December 23, Beijing time, the NBA regular season continued, and a focal battle was ushered in the western theater. The Los Angeles Lakers, ranked first in the west, played in the hometown to meet the second nuggets team in the west. The leading teams have very strong fighting power, so this game is regarded by many people as a preview of the Western Conference finals.
The handsome and capable Kuzma of the Los Angeles Lakers returned from injury in this game, but because of his age, the 30-year-old James was arranged on the bench by the Lakers coaching staff and management for unexplained reasons. At the end, James was asked to trim a game. The absence of James has made Kuzma's pay a lot of money. After all, in the history of the NBA, James is unique. The Lakers will be greatly reduced because of James' absence. This is a lice on the monk ’s head. But something happened.
Because of James' absence, the Lakers coach Vogel arranged for veteran veteran Rondo to replace James as the starting point guard. Other starting positions have not changed. The Nuggets continue their regular starting lineup. In the first quarter, the Lakers 'inner core Davis continued to play bravely and scored 11 points. Davis' performance also helped the Lakers maintain the lead in the first quarter, but the Nuggets started from the second quarter. I slowly found the feeling of offense and slowly opened the score. By the end of the third quarter, the Nuggets had achieved a leading advantage of 13 points.