Simmons 29 points, James 30+7, Blazers beat Lakers

In the NBA regular season, the Trail Blazers defeated the Lakers 107-105 at home, ending a six-game losing streak. Anfernee Simmons scored 29 points, Nurkic 19 points and 12 rebounds, Dennis Smith 7 points, 11 assists and 6 steals. For the Lakers, James had 30 points, 7 rebounds and 7 assists, Davis had 17 points, 7 rebounds, 6 assists and 5 blocks, and Westbrook was sidelined.

game review

In the first quarter, Nurkic took the lead in scoring two points in the low post, and James scored the first goal for the Lakers with a fallback jumper. The other players still failed to open. James continued to attack successfully. Winslow ate the cake and scored the ball. Ariza finally scored a three-pointer from the bottom corner. The two sides played very stalemate. Than got an offensive rebound and a tip-up, Davis followed up with a wonderful alley-oop dunk, and Winslow’s buzzer-beater hit the basket, but unfortunately the timeout was invalid. At the end of the first quarter, the two sides drew 18-18.

At the start of the second quarter, Smith broke through the lever and made an anti-basket 2+1. Ellington immediately responded with a long shot from the bottom corner. Watford turned and hit a hook in the penalty area. After entering the second quarter, the Lakers The perimeter began to shoot open, Tucker and Rivers also scored three-pointers one after another, Brown followed up and completed a wonderful alley-oop dunk, the Lakers made consecutive mistakes, but the Blazers failed to score the ball, James faced many in the frontcourt. The defensive throw was 2+1, and the point difference on the field was gradually widened. McLemore made a strong three-pointer from the right, but James immediately responded at the top of the arc. After halftime, the Lakers led the Blazers 54-47.

Changing sides to fight again, Davis made a free throw line, and then succeeded at the basket. After getting these four points, the Lakers began to fall into a long scoring drought. Simmons and McLemore scored consecutively. With a three-pointer, the Blazers took advantage of the 9-0 spurt to directly overtake. After the suspension adjustment, Monk finally scored a hemostasis layup. James rolled the ball low to the basket and scored the ball. The Lakers scored seven points in a row and stabilized. In the position, Winslow followed up and completed a tip-up, Tucker made another long shot from the bottom corner, and Smith made a breakthrough and made a layup. At the end of the third quarter, the Lakers led the Blazers 78-76.

At the end of the quarter, Blevins hit two consecutive long shots to help the Blazers quickly overtake. After the suspension adjustment, Ellington finally scored a three-pointer for the Lakers to break the deadlock. Smith broke through and turned to the basket to score the ball and then steal. Assisted Watford to complete a layup, James made an empty cut and made a comeback. The two teams began to fall into a tug-of-war, and the score alternated on the field. The Lakers missed important rebounds, and finally the Trail Blazers beat the Lakers and stopped their six-game losing streak.

Both sides start

Trail Blazers: Simmons, McLemore, Ellerby, Winslow, Nurkic

Lakers: James, Monk, Bradley, Ariza, Davis