Anthony Davis made a three-pointer as time expired to give the Los Angeles Lakers a 105-103 victory over the Denver Nuggets on Sunday night and a 2-0 lead in the Western Convention finals.
Davis executed with 31 parts. He scored Los Angeles’ final 10 parts and had 22 in the second half to abet the Lakers steer determined of becoming the latest sufferer of a Denver comeback.
The Nuggets had trailed by as grand as 16, nonetheless Nikola Jokic scored 11 straight Denver parts down the stretch, including a basket that made it 103-102 with 20 seconds to play.
Alex Caruso then overlooked a three-pointer and Jamal Murray blocked Danny Inexperienced’s shot out of bounds with 2.1 seconds to play. Rajon Rondo inbounded beneath the basket and chanced on Davis curling towards the sideline, and the All-Giant name forward swished it to position the Lakers midway to the NBA finals.
LeBron James had 26 parts and 11 rebounds for the Lakers. Jokic had 30 parts and 9 assists, and Murray scored 25 parts.
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