The Los Angeles Lakers earned their eighth victory of the season in front of a sold-out crowd at Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles. The team pulled out the 105-104 victory over the Houston Rockets with forward LeBron James hitting the go-ahead free-throw with 1.9 seconds left to give his team the victory.
Lakers Head Coach Darvin Ham spoke on James’ performance postgame.
“That’s the LeBron we’ve all come to know and love over these 21 years,” Lakers coach Darvin Ham said.
LeBron James led the way for the Lakers in the victory. James scored 37 points on 14-for-19 shooting. James knocked down 2-for-5 from behind the three-point line. He hit 7-for-9 from the free-throw line. James grabbed six rebounds, dished out eight assists, and recorded three steals.
More Lakers Contributions
- Anthony Davis scored 27 points, grabbed 10 rebounds, dished out three assists, and recorded two steals.
- Austin Reaves scored 17 points, grabbed six rebounds, and dished out six assists.
- Rui Hachimura scored 11 points, grabbed four rebounds, dished out two assists, and recorded two steals.
The Lakers’ next game is 11/21 against the Utah Jazz in Los Angeles.
- Tip-off from the Crypto.com Arena is at 10 p.m. ET and airs on TNT.