May 23, 2023 (Jack87 News) – BK8 The NBA Western Conference Finals recently ended. The Denver Nuggets hailed as the champion in the west by sweeping the Los Angeles Lakers with a final score of 4-0. In the finals, the Nuggets will face the winner of the Heat and Celtics series.
Specific scores (the Lakers are behind): 28-34, 30-39, 36-16, 19-22.
Nuggets Player Stats: Porter 15 points and 10 rebounds, Gordon 22 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists, Jokic 30 points, 14 rebounds and 13 assists, Pope 13 points and 4 rebounds, Murray 25 points, 3 rebounds and 5 assists, Brown 6 points and 2 rebound.
Lakers Player Stats: Hachimura 10 points and 7 rebounds, James 40 points, 10 rebounds and 9 assists, Davis 21 points and 14 rebounds, Reeves 17 points and 3 assists, Schroeder 13 points and 5 assists, Russell 4 points, 2 rebounds and 2 assists, Thompson 4 points.
The Lakers Bet99, who were in a desperate situation, changed their formation again and promoted Hachimura to the starting lineup, while Russell played as a substitute for the first time in two years. Davis hit the first goal, Schroder hit a 3-pointer, Rui Hachimura broke through dunks, and the Lakers led 11-4 at the start. Pope made the Nuggets’ first three-pointer with plus one foul. After a 9-2 spurt, the two teams tied for 13. James turned on the killer mode, made 4 three-pointers, scored 17 points in a row, and blasted 21 points. In the first quarter, the Lakers led by 6 points 34-28.
In the second quarter, Porter scored 3 points and Reeves responded with 2+1. James assisted Thompson for a fast-break dunk. Then James made an inside shot, and the Lakers’ 9-5 start widened the point difference to 10 points. Schroder received the third foul, Jokic made a magical three-pointer at the buzzer, James and Gordon had a physical confrontation on the offensive end, and the two each received technical fouls. Just as the Nuggets were chasing points, Jokic’s fouls increased to 3 times. In the end, the Nuggets were suppressed 73-58.
In the third quarter, 22Bet Jokic and Murray led the team to a 9-2 spurt. Gordon scored another 3 points, Jokic hit a three-pointer, and then made a 3-point foul and made 3 free throws. The Nuggets overtook the score after falling behind by 15 points. The Lebron-Davis combination stopped the bleeding in consecutive individual singles, but the Nuggets bloomed more points. After Gordon and Brown scored successively, the Nuggets relied on a 36-16 margin of victory by 20 points and ended the third quarter with a 94-89 lead.
In the last quarter, the Nuggets did not score in the first 2 minutes, and the Lakers tied the score. Brown ended the Nuggets’ scoring drought by scoring 4 points in a row, and Murray also made an emergency stop to make a mid-range shot. In the last 2 minutes, the Lakers tied the score to 111. Jokic hit the inside hook successfully made the shot. On the last attack, James forced himself into the basket and was blocked by Gordon. In the end, the Denver Nuggets who fell behind by 15 points, finally reversed and defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 113-111. They swept their opponents 4-0 in total and entered the finals for the first time in history. In the finals, the Nuggets will face the Heat and the Celtics winner.