At the age of 38, LeBron James once again led the Lakers to the Final and went to the new In-Season Tournament or what we call in Latin America the “NBA Cup”.
The Pacers and Lakers collided in Las Vegas with the title almost undisputed in December and LeBron James showed he still has a lot of basketball in his legs.
LeBron James sees it all on the court
At the start of the game, LeBron James gave us a glimpse of his quality and intelligence on the court, because he saw all the possible passing lines, blocked the one that equaled him and the game ended with a break that was good by Anthony Davies . with someone nailed
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LeBron James’ IQ doesn’t just help him score.
The Lakers player has the basketball on his mind and knows all the possible passing lanes.
What good interceptions and how important for the Lakers.pic.twitter.com/xVo5K1ZC4Y
— NBA Court (@CanchaNba) December 10, 2023
LeBron is unstoppable at 38 years old
The performance of “King James” has barely started and in the third episode he still shows us that the speed and power have not left his body.
After recovering a rebound, LeBron James took the orange from his court and with pure speed and strength reached the rim of the Pacers to score two more points, leaving the score 60-67 in favor of the Lakers at that time.
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In another game he also showed his ability to react. LeBron slipped under the basket, recovered the rebound and simply put the ball in the basket to add two to his tally.
Lakers and LeBron, the first champions of the In-Season Tournament
Although the Pacers tried to get six points to the Lakers at the beginning of the last quarter, the quintet led by LeBron James was very beautiful and crowned in the first edition of the In-Season Tournament.
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LeBron James finished with 24 points, 11 rebounds and four assists, although the best of the Lakers was Anthony Davies with 41 points, 20 rebounds and six assists.
The final score is in favor of the Lakers 109-123 and they are undefeated.