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Lakers vow not to let up against resilient Nuggets

With one comeback after another in the playoffs, the Denver Nuggets showed themselves to be a team that falls down but doesn't stay down.

The Los Angeles Lakers noticed.

Standings - WC Pacific

Teams W L Pct GB L10 Stk
LAL 52 19 .732 - 4-6 L1
LAC 49 23 .681 3.5 6-4 W2
PHO 34 39 .466 19.0 9-1 W8
SAC 31 41 .431 21.5 4-6 W2
GS 15 50 .231 34.0 3-7 L1

Team Leaders

Name Total
PTS Anthony Davis 26.1
REB Anthony Davis 9.3
AST LeBron James 10.2
ST Anthony Davis 1.5
BLK Anthony Davis 2.3
FG% Anthony Davis .503
FT% Anthony Davis .846
3PT% Markieff Morris .386
MIN LeBron James 34.6
PF Alex Caruso 1.5

Team Rankings

Total WC Rank NBA Rank
PF 113.4 8 11
PA 107.6 3 6
REB 54.2 5 9
FG% .480 1 1
3PTM 11.0 10 23
PF 20.7 7 14
ST/TO 0.6 6 12

Latest Game - Sep 18, 2020

Final 1 2 3 4 T
(3) Denver(0-1) 38 21 20 35 114
(1) LA Lakers(1-0) 36 34 33 23 126

PTS REB AST
DEN Bol (2) Morris (1) Millsap (1)
LAL Smith (3) Rondo (1)

Player News

Dion Waiters SG,SF: Waiters (groin) is doubtful... Sep 19, 5:43PM

Rajon Rondo PG: Rondo (back) is probable for... Sep 19, 5:42PM

LeBron James SF,PF,PG: James (groin) is probable for... Sep 19, 5:40PM

JaVale McGee C: McGee could come off the... Sep 19, 4:24PM

Dwight Howard C,PF: Howard may start Sunday's... Sep 19, 4:05PM

Player Injuries

Player Injury Status Exp Return
LeBron James SF,PF,PG Groin Game-time decision 2020/09/20
Rajon Rondo PG Back Game-time decision 2020/09/20
Dion Waiters SG,SF Groin Game-time decision 2020/09/20
Andre Ingram SG Pectorals Out For Season 2020/09/01
Avery Bradley SG,PG Personal Out For Season 2020/11/01
DeMarcus Cousins PF,C Knee Game-time decision 2020/11/01

Recent Transactions

Date Player Transaction
No transactions last 30 days

Last 5 Games

Date Team Result
Fri, Sep 18 Denver W, 126-114 Boxscore Recap
Sat, Sep 12 Houston W, 119-96 Boxscore Recap
Thu, Sep 10 @Houston W, 110-100 Boxscore Recap
Tue, Sep 8 @Houston W, 112-102 Boxscore Recap
Sun, Sep 6 Houston W, 117-109 Boxscore Recap

Next 5 Games

Date Team Time
Sun, Sep 20 Denver 7:30PM EDT Preview
Tue, Sep 22 @Denver 9:00PM EDT Preview
Thu, Sep 24 @Denver 9:00PM EDT Preview
Sat, Sep 26 Denver 9:00PM EDT Preview
Mon, Sep 28 @Denver 4:00AM EDT Preview