Lebron James (38) set the record for the career scoring record, but the light faded with the loss of the Los Angeles Lakers (hereinafter referred to as the Lakers).
The Lakers lost to Oklahoma City 133-130 by 3 points in the NBA 2022-23 regular season home game held at Crypto.com Arena in Los Angeles, California, USA on the morning of the 8th (Korean time). With this, the Lakers fell into a swamp with a losing streak of 25-30, and Oklahoma City became 26-28.
Lebron played a big role in the game that day with 38 points, 7 rebounds, 3 assists and 3 steals, including 4 3-pointers, but the team lost. Oklahoma City’s Shai Gilgeous-Alexander contributed to the team’s victory with 30 points, 7 assists and 2 steals, Jalyn Williams with 23 points, 7 rebounds and 6 steals, and Josh Giddy with 20 points, 5 rebounds and 6 assists.
Lebron aggressively attacked with a Steback 3-pointer at the beginning of the first quarter, but Oklahoma City boasted a hot outside shot sense. In particular, Mike Muscala made three 3-pointers in that quarter alone. As a result, Oklahoma City finished the first quarter with a 36-34, two-point lead. 바카라
Lebron continued his scoring offensive in the second quarter. He got consecutive andones at the beginning of the quarter and even put in a pull-up 3-pointer. However, Oklahoma City also responded with Williams’ 3-point shot in a row, and Muscala’s 3-point shot went in again and did not give up the lead. In addition, Gilgeous-Alexander and Gidi’s elegant reading ability kept the lead in the first half with a 76-66, 10-point lead.
LeBron then scored again early in the third quarter. After adjusting the zero point with free throws, he succeeded in narrowing the score to 6 points in an instant with consecutive 3-point shots. Then, Oklahoma City accumulated points running away with Gilgeous-Alexander scoring while LeBron was resting.
In the end, Lebron came back on the court two minutes before the end of the quarter and scored 34 points with an alley-oop dunk and mid-range jumper. And 10 seconds before the end of the quarter, LeBron had a historic moment with a fader-way jumper.
The teams resumed play after celebrating LeBron’s scoring record. The Lakers tied the game early in the fourth quarter, but an error by Westbrook allowed Isaiah Cho and Williams to score 7-0. In response, the Lakers put in LeBron and Davis. However, the Lakers suffered a 12-0 score before Hachimura scored on a free throw.
In the ensuing attack, Hachimura exploded a 3-point shot, and Dennis Schroeder also put in a floater. However, Gilgeous-Alexander blocked the Lakers’ flow with a cold-water 3-point shot and a decisive steal. And the Lakers rapidly collapsed as they mass-produced turnovers. However, LeBron showed his concentration on the game by scoring a breakthrough. This led to Westbrook’s under-the-goal scoring and layup. However, Wesbrook gave up the game by missing two free throws.