Lakers roast Pelicans behind a wild historic offensive night

Behind a historic first-half performance offensively, the Lakers bounced back from their defeat to the Nuggets on Friday with an impressive win over the Pelicans, 139-122. It was a blistering opening two periods for the Lakers as they hit 11 threes in the first half while shooting 67.4%. The 87 points scored were the second most in franchise history. After a rough game against the Nuggets, Rui Hachimura bounced back scoring 21 points on 9-13 shooting.

Furious late comeback falls short for Lakers against Nuggets

Behind a remarkable fourth-quarter performance from Jaxson Hayes, the Lakers nearly pulled off the biggest win of the season before falling to the Nuggets on Thursday, 114-106. Trailing by as many as 15 points in the second half, the Lakers chipped away and chipped away before a fourth-quarter, Hayes-inspired run brought them all the way back into the contest. The Lakers would eventually tie the game on multiple occasions, but never took the lead in the fourth.

Lakers burn Suns behind LeBron James to advance to In-Season Tournament semifinals

The Lakers stayed unbeaten in the In-Season Tournament with their biggest win yet, downing the Suns in the quarterfinals to secure their spot in Las Vegas in the semi-finals, 106-103. A back-and-forth battle saw the two sides trading buckets with LeBron James and Kevin Durant at the center of it, but it was an Austin Reaves 3-pointer with 15 seconds left that was the biggest shot of the night.

Lakers defuse Rockets behind Anthony Davis, Austin Reaves

Healthy and back home after a road trip, the Lakers looked rejuvenated on Saturday night as they cruised to a 107-97 victory over the Rockets. Anthony Davis and Austin Reaves dominated the game after both had slow starts. AD scored 27 points, 14 rebounds, three assists and five blocks. Reaves was cooking in the second quarter and finished the game with 18 points, four rebounds, and three steals.
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